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gravy
n
gravy
bakwezhiganaaboo ni gravy

bakwezhiganaaboons ni [BL] gravy

grease
n
See also: tallow (the hard rendered fat of a deer or moose), fat (the fat on an animal before rendering)
grease
bimide ni grease, oil, lard

bacon grease
gookooshi-bimide ni lard; bacon grease

See also: gookooshiwi-bimide ni [BL]

gookooshiwi-bimide ni [BL] bacon grease

See also: gookooshi-bimide ni

bear grease
mako-bimide ni bear grease

beaver grease
amiko-bimide ni beaver grease

duck grease
zhiishiibi-bimide ni duck grease

fish grease
giigoonhwi-bimide ni fish grease

goose grease
we'wewi-bimide ni snow goose grease

muskrat grease
wazhashko-bimide ni muskrat grease

otter grease
nigigo-bimide ni otter grease

snow goose grease
we'wewi-bimide ni snow goose grease

sturgeon grease
namewi-bimide ni sturgeon grease

grease
vt
grease
noomin vta grease, oil h/

Paired with: noominan vti

noominan vti grease, oil it

Paired with: noomin vta

noominamaw vta grease, oil (it) for h/

noominige vai s/he greases, oils things

noominigaade vii it is greased, oiled (by someone), "they" grease, oil it

noomaabikin vta lubricate h/

Paired with: noomaabikinan vti

noomaabikinan vti lubricate it

Paired with: noomaabikin vta

boozin vta [BL] annoint h/; grease, lubricate h/ (by hand)

Paired with: boozinan vti [BL]

boozinan vti [BL] annoint it; grease, lubricate it (by hand)

Paired with: boozin vta [BL]

boozaabikin vta grease, oil, lubricate h/ (mineral/metal)

Paired with: boozaabikinan vti

boozaabikinan vti grease, oil, lubricate it (mineral)

Paired with: boozaabikin vta

great
adj
great
gichi- pv lex very, quite; big; great

See also: chi- pv lex

great lake
n
great lake
gichigami ni
  1. a sea, a large lake
  2. Lake Superior

great spirit
n
great spirit
gichi-manidoo na great spirit, god

great-grandchild
n
great-grandchild
aanikoobijigan na
  1. an ancestor
  2. a great-grandparent
  3. a great-grandchild

great-grandparent
great-grandparent
aanikoobijigan na
  1. an ancestor
  2. a great-grandparent
  3. a great-grandchild

grebe
n
grebe
zhingibis na a grebe, a hell-diver

[
Podiceps spp.
grebe
]

greedy
[excessive appetite or desire to eat]
adj
greedy
gaazhage vai s/he is a greedy eater, is gluttonous

nibaadizi vai s/he is a greedy eater, is gluttonous