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jiibozi vai [BL] it (animate) is pointed

Paired with: jiibwaa vii [BL]

jiibozhigwane vai [BL] s/he (a fish) has a pointed tail

jiibozhwi vta [BL] cut it (animate) to a point

Paired with: jiibozhan vti [BL]

jiibwadinaa vii [BL] it is a pointed hill

jiibwanashkidii vai [BL] s/he (a bird) has a pointed or sharp tail

jiibwaa vii [BL] it is pointed

Paired with: jiibozi vai [BL]

jiibwaabikad vii [BL] it (mineral) is pointed

Paired with: jiibwaabikizi vai [BL]

jiibwaabikaa vii there is a pointed rock

jiibwaabikizi vai [BL] s/he is pointed [mineral]

Paired with: jiibwaabikad vii [BL]

jiibwaabiigad vii it (string-like) is pointed, comes to a point

Paired with: jiibwaabiigizi vai

jiibwaabiigamowag vai [BL] they fly in a v-formation

jiibwaabiigibidoon vti2 make it (string-like) pointed (with the hands)

jiibwaabiigizi vai it (animate; string-like) is pointed, comes to a point

Paired with: jiibwaabiigad vii

jiibwaakozi vai [BL] it (animate; something wooden or stick-like) is pointed

Paired with: jiibwaakwad vii [BL]

jiibwaakwad vii [BL] it (something wooden or stick-like) is pointed

Paired with: jiibwaakozi vai [BL]

jiibwaanowe vai s/he has a pointed tail

jiibwegad vii [BL] it (sheet-like) is pointed

Paired with: jiibwegizi vai [BL]

jiibwegin vta fold it (animate; sheet-like) to a point

Paired with: jiibweginan vti

jiibweginan vti fold it (sheet-like) to a point

Paired with: jiibwegin vta

jiibwegizhan vti [BL] cut it (sheet-like) pointed

Paired with: jiibwegizhwi vta [NI]

jiibwegizi vai [BL] it (animate; sheet-like) is pointed

Paired with: jiibwegad vii [BL]

jiibwegizhwi vta [NI] cut it (animate; sheet-like) pointed

Paired with: jiibwegizhan vti [BL]

jiichiibaabi vai s/he winks repeatedly; h/ eye twitches, twinkles

jiichiibaabitaw vta wink repeatedly at h/

jiichiibininjiini vai s/he taps h/ fingers