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dibikate vii

it is dark inside (a room or house)

See also: gashkii-dibikate vii

dibikate 0s ind; dibikateg 0s conj; debikateg 0s ch-conj; dibikatemagad 0s ind aug; Stem: /dibikate-/

Ogii-andoojiishkaan 'iw ozhooniyaa-mashkimodens gaa-paninang imaa gashkii-dibikatenig ji-... odaabaaniiwigamigong.

He was trying to find the billfold he dropped in the darkened garage.

dibikate /dibikate-/: /dibik-/
night, dark
; /-ate/
it is or is in an interior space, a room, a house