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/-akii-/ medial

 
earth, land
 
Type:
medial
Subtypes:
environmental
Variants:
akii
agoodakii vai s/he hangs up moss (to use for diapering babies)
ajidakiiwebin vta throw h/ on the ground head first
ajidakiiwebinan vti throw it on the ground head first
animakii'o vai [BL] s/he poles a canoe away
aandakii vai s/he lives, moves somewhere else (in a different territory or country); s/he moves to the spirit world
babaamakii'o vai [BL] s/he poles a canoe around
badakakiiwebinan vti throw it sticking into the ground
biidakii'o vai [BL] s/he poles a boat here
dabasakii vii it stands low out of the ground
dakokii vai s/he steps, takes a step
danakii vai s/he lives, dwells in a certain place
diba'akii vai s/he surveys land
gaandakii'an vti pole it
gaandakii'o vai [BL] s/he poles a boat
gimoodakii vai s/he steals from a garden
giiwekii vai s/he returns to h/ country
inakii'ige vai [S] s/he poles a boat to a certain place
inakii'o vai [BL] s/he poles a boat to a certain place
ishpakii vii it stands high out of the ground, grows high
jiigewekii vii it grows along the shore
mamakii' vta allot h/ land
mizhakiise vai s/he hits or touches the bottom, hits the ground
mizhakiise vii it hits or touches the bottom, hits the ground
mizhakiisidoon vti2 drop it to the ground
naabakiin vta transplant h/
naabakiinan vti transplant it
niminaawekii vii it grows out into the lake
ningwa'akii vai s/he buries something (in the ground); s/he spreads dirt on something
ondakii'o vai [BL] s/he poles a boat from a certain place
zaagakii vai it (animate; a plant) sprouts, comes up, grows out (of the ground)
zaagakii vii it (a plant) sprouts, comes up, grows out (of the ground)