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akojaane vai h/ nose is so long

See also: akwaakojaane vai

akongwashi vai s/he falls asleep sitting with h/ head dropping down, nods off

akonike vai h/ arm is so long; s/he is up so far on h/ arm

See also: akwaakonike vai

akoo' vta make h/ a certain length, make h/ so long

Paired with: akootoon vti2

akoonagad vii it (a boat) is a certain length, is so long

Paired with: akoonagizi vai

akoonagizi vai it (animate; vehicle) is so long

Paired with: akoonagad vii

akoosagad vii it (useful wood) is a certain length, is so long

akoosagaa vii it (a floor or room) is so long

akooshkinachige vai [N]

akooshkinatoon vti2 [N] fill it so high, so far (with solids)

(detransitive) akooshkinachige vai [N]
akooshkine vii [N] it is filled so high, so far (with solids)

akootoon vti2 make it a certain length, make it so long

Paired with: akoo' vta

akoozi vai s/he is a certain length, is a certain height, is so long, is so tall

Paired with: akwaa vii

akwadaawangaa vii the beach goes so far, is so long; a stretch of sand goes so far, is so long

akwa'waa vai [ML] s/he fishes through the ice with spear

akwa'we vai [RL] s/he fishes through the ice with spear

See also: akwa'waa vai [ML]

akwa'wewigamig ni [ML] a fish house for spearing

akwa'wewinini na [ML] a ice fisherman (who uses a spear)

akwamon vii it (road or trail) is a certain length, is so long

akwanaamo vai s/he is short of breath, takes short breaths

akwanaandamwaabaawe vai

akwaa vii it is a certain length, a certain height, is so long, is so tall

Paired with: akoozi vai

akwaabam vta see h/ at a certain distance

Paired with: akwaabandan vti

akwaabandan vti see it at a certain distance

Paired with: akwaabam vta

akwaabi vai s/he sees a certain distance