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mangaadigonam vai2

s/he makes a big ripple

mangaadigonam 3s ind; mangaadigonang 3s conj; mengaadigonang 3s ch-conj; Stem: /mangaadigonam-/

Mangaadigonam. Ganabaj gichi-name gaa-googa'ang.

There's a big ripple. I think it was a big sturgeon jumping out of the water.

mangaadigonam /mangaadigonam-/: /-aadigw-/
movement on surface of water: wave; wake; ripple; riffle, etc.