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wide
adj
● WIDE
wide
mangadeyaa vii it is wide

Paired with: mangadezi vai

mangadezi vai s/he is wide

Paired with: mangadeyaa vii

wide (mineral)
mangadeyaabikad vii it is wide (as something mineral)

Paired with: mangadeyaabikizi vai

mangadeyaabikizi vai s/he is wide (as something mineral)

Paired with: mangadeyaabikad vii

wide (sheet-like)
mangadeyiigad vii it (sheet-like) is wide

Paired with: mangadeyiigizi vai

mangadeyiigizi vai it (animate; sheet-like) is wide

Paired with: mangadeyiigad vii

wide (stick-like)
mangadeyaakwad vii it is wide (as something stick-like)

Paired with: mangadeyaakozi vai

mangadeyaakozi vai s/he is wide (as something stick-like)

Paired with: mangadeyaakwad vii

wide (string-like)
mangadeyaabiigad vii it (string-like) is wide

Paired with: mangadeyaabiigizi vai

mangadeyaabiigizi vai it (animate; string-like) is wide

Paired with: mangadeyaabiigad vii

make wide
mangade' vta make h/ wide, widen h/

Paired with: mangadetoon vti2

mangadetoon vti2 make it wide, widen it

Paired with: mangade' vta

wide boat
mangadeyoonagad vii it (a boat) is wide

wide face
mangadeyiingwe vai s/he has a wide face

wide river
mangitigweyaa vii it (a river) is wide

mangadetigweyaa vii it is wide river

wide road or trail
mangademon vii it is wide (as a road or trail)

● SO WIDE
so wide
inigokwadeyaa vii it is a certain width, is so wide

Paired with: inigokwadezi vai

inigokwadezi vai s/he is a certain width, is so wide

Paired with: inigokwadeyaa vii

so wide (mineral-like)
inigokwadeyaabikad vii it (mineral) is a certain width, is so wide

Paired with: inigokwadeyaabikizi vai

inigokwadeyaabikizi vai s/he is a certain width, is so wide (as something mineral)

Paired with: inigokwadeyaabikad vii

so wide (sheet-like)
inigokwadeyiigad vii it (sheet-like) is a certain width, is so wide

Paired with: inigokwadeyiigizi vai

inigokwadeyiigizi vai s/he is a certain width, is so wide (as something sheet-like)

Paired with: inigokwadeyiigad vii

so wide (stick-like)
inigokwadeyaakwad vii it is a certain width, is so wide (as something stick- or wood-like)

Paired with: inigokwadeyaakozi vai

inigokwadeyaakozi vai s/he is a certain width, is so wide (as something stick- or wood-like)

Paired with: inigokwadeyaakwad vii

so wide (string-like)
inigokwadeyaabiigad vii it is a certain width, is so wide (as something string-like)

Paired with: inigokwadeyaabiigizi vai

inigokwadeyaabiigizi vai s/he is a certain width, is so wide (as something string-like)

Paired with: inigokwadeyaabiigad vii

widen
vt
widen
mangade' vta make h/ wide, widen h/

Paired with: mangadetoon vti2

mangadetoon vti2 make it wide, widen it

Paired with: mangade' vta

widow
n
widow
zhiigaa na a widow, a widower

zhiigaawi vai she is a widow, he is a widower

widower
n
widower
zhiigaa na a widow, a widower

zhiigaawi vai she is a widow, he is a widower

width
n
certain width
inigokwadeyaa vii it is a certain width, is so wide

Paired with: inigokwadezi vai

inigokwadezi vai s/he is a certain width, is so wide

Paired with: inigokwadeyaa vii

certain width (mineral)
inigokwadeyaabikad vii it (mineral) is a certain width, is so wide

Paired with: inigokwadeyaabikizi vai

inigokwadeyaabikizi vai s/he is a certain width, is so wide (as something mineral)

Paired with: inigokwadeyaabikad vii

certain width (sheet-like)
inigokwadeyiigad vii it (sheet-like) is a certain width, is so wide

Paired with: inigokwadeyiigizi vai

inigokwadeyiigizi vai s/he is a certain width, is so wide (as something sheet-like)

Paired with: inigokwadeyiigad vii

certain width (stick-like)
inigokwadeyaakwad vii it is a certain width, is so wide (as something stick- or wood-like)

Paired with: inigokwadeyaakozi vai

inigokwadeyaakozi vai s/he is a certain width, is so wide (as something stick- or wood-like)

Paired with: inigokwadeyaakwad vii

certain width (string-like)
inigokwadeyaabiigad vii it is a certain width, is so wide (as something string-like)

Paired with: inigokwadeyaabiigizi vai

inigokwadeyaabiigizi vai s/he is a certain width, is so wide (as something string-like)

Paired with: inigokwadeyaabiigad vii

wiener
n
wiener
onagizhiins ni a sausage; a wiener

wife
n
Other terms for someone's wife are possessed forms of ikwe na woman such as indikwem, nindikwem, ndikwem my woman, my wife and possessed forms of mindimooyenh na old woman such as nimindimooyenyim my old lady, my wife.
wife
niwiiw nad my wife

wiiwan nad his wife

wiidigemaagan na a spouse, a husband, a wife, a partner (cohabitant), a companion (cohabitant)

have a wife
odikwemi vai he has a woman, has a wife

steal a wife
gimoodikwewe vai he steals someone's wife

wiggle
vt
wiggle ear
biskitawageni vai s/he wiggles h/ ears

wiggle tongue
mamigodenaniwebagizo vai s/he wiggles h/ tonque

wigwam
n
wigwam
waaginogaan ni a domed lodge, a wigwam

wiigiwaam ni a wigwam, a lodge

live in a wigwam
wiigiwaamige vai s/he lives in a wigwam

make a wigwam
wiigiwaamike vai s/he makes, builds a wigwam

wigwam frame
n
wigwam frame
wiigiwaamaak ni a wigwam frame