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dwaa'ige vai

s/he makes a hole in the ice



indwaa'ige 1s ind; nindwaa'ige 1s ind; nidwaa'ige 1s ind; dwaa'ige 3s ind; dwaa'iged 3s conj; dwayaa'iged 3s ch-conj; Stem: /dwaa'ige-/

Naawikwam awi-dwaa'igen.

Go make your hole in the middle of the ice.
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Waagaakwad aabadad gii-dwaa'igeng, maagizhaa gaye eshkan.

An ax is used when you chop a hole in the ice, or maybe a chisel.
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