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manezin vai + o

s/he is in need of, is short of (it)

nimanezin 1s - 0s ind; omanezin 3s - 0s ind; manezid 3s conj; menezid 3s ch-conj; Stem: /manezi-/

Gii-manezi gaa-onji-andodamaaged iwe ashandiwin.

She was in need so she asked for the commodities.

Nimanezin niizhooshkin 'i bingwi.

I need two bags of sand.

manezin /manezi-/: /mane-/
scarce, lack, need
; /-izi/
s/he, it (animate) is in a state or condition
Reduplicated Form: mamanezi