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/-bani'o/ final

 
s/he moves h/ own body quickly
 
as in taking a dance step
 
Type:
final
Subtypes:
vai
bapawibani'o vai [BL] s/he shakes off (as a dog when wet)
biinjinikebani'o vai s/he sticks h/ arm in quickly
biinjizidebani'o vai s/he sticks h/ foot in quickly
gaajibani'o vai s/he jumps quickly into hiding
gidiskibani'o vai [BL] s/he breaks loose, wriggles loose, gets away
giiwashkwebani'o vai [BL] s/he makes h/ self dizzy by moving
goshkobani'o vai s/he is startled, moves in reaction
inaanowebani'o vai s/he flicks h/ tail a certain way
jiikibani'o vai s/he moves well in dancing
minobani'o vai s/he takes good steps in dancing
wewebikwebani'o vai s/he shakes h/ head
ziiwiskaabibani'o vai [BL] s/he squints from eating something sour