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azhegwaashkwani vai s/he jumps backwards

azhe'adoo vai s/he walks backwards on a road or trail

azhe'o vai s/he paddles backwards

azhekwazhiwe vai s/he paddles backwards

azhen vta return h/, take h/ back, hand h/ back

Paired with: azhenan vti

azhenamaw vta return (it) to, take (it) back to, hand (it) back to h/

azhenamaage vai s/he returns (it) to, takes (it( back to, hands (it) back to people

azhenan vti return it, take it back, hand it back

Paired with: azhen vta

(benefactive) azhenamaw vta return (it) to, take (it) back to, hand (it) back to h/
(detransitive) azhenamaage vai s/he returns (it) to, takes (it( back to, hands (it) back to people
(detransitive) azhenige vai s/he returns things, takes things back, hands things back
azhenaazhikaw vta chase h/ back

azhenige vai s/he returns things, takes things back, hands things back

azhenizha'amaw vta send (it) back to h/

azhenizha'an vti send it back

(benefactive) azhenizha'amaw vta send (it) back to h/ (detransitive) azhenizha'ige vai s/he sends things back (verb of undergoing) azhenizha'igaade vii it is sent back (by someone), "they" send it back (verb of undergoing) azhenizha'igaazo vai it (animate) is sent back (by someone), "they" send it (animate) back
azhenizha'igaade vii it is sent back (by someone), "they" send it back

azhenizha'igaazo vai it (animate) is sent back (by someone), "they" send it (animate) back

azhenizha'ige vai s/he sends things back

azhenizhikaw vta chase h/ back

azhese vii it slides, slips back, flies backwards

Paired with: azhese vai

azhese vai s/he slides back, flies backwards

Paired with: azhese vii

azhesidoon vti2 set it back, put it back

Paired with: azheshim vta

azheshim vta set h/ back, put h/ back

Paired with: azhesidoon vti2

azheshimo vai s/he dances backwards

azheshkan vti push it back (with foot or body)

Paired with: azheshkaw vta

azheshkaw vta push h/ back (with foot or body)

Paired with: azheshkan vti

azheshkaa vai s/he goes back, returns

Paired with: azheshkaa vii

azheshkaa vii it goes back, returns

Paired with: azheshkaa vai