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zagaswe' vta
  1. give a smoke to h/, share a smoke with h/ (especially a pipe in a ceremony)
  2. invite h/ to a council

(detransitive) zagaswe'iwe vai s/he gives a ceremony, convenes a council
(reciprocal) zagaswe'idiwag vai they have a council meeting; they have a ceremony
(derived noun) zagaswe'idiwin ni a council, a council meeting
zagaswe'idiwag vai they have a council meeting; they have a ceremony

zagaswe'idiwin ni a council, a council meeting

zagaswe'idiiwinini na a councillor, a council member, a representative

zagaswe'iwe vai s/he gives a ceremony, convenes a council

zagataagan na tinder, punk

zagaabiigapizowin ni a leash

zagaabiigin vta lead h/ on a leash or line; attach a line to h/ or it (animate)

Paired with: zagaabiiginan vti

zagaabiiginan vti attach a line to it

Paired with: zagaabiigin vta

(verb of undergoing) zagaabiiginigaazo vai s/he or it (animate) is attached to a line (by someone), "they" attach a line on h/ or it (animate); s/he is tied on a leash or line (by someone) (verb of undergoing) zagaabiiginigaade vii it is attached on a line (by someone), "they" attach a line on it (derived noun) zagaabiiginigan ni a line, rope, or chain attached to something: a handle, a leash, a trap chain, a fish stringer
zagaabiiginigan ni a line, rope, or chain attached to something: a handle, a leash, a trap chain, a fish stringer

zagaabiiginigaade vii it is attached on a line (by someone), "they" attach a line on it

zagaabiiginigaazo vai s/he is tied on a leash or line (by someone); s/he or it (animate) is attached to a line (by someone), "they" attach a line on h/ or it (animate)

zagaabiiginigewakik na a pail

zagaakwadin vii it gets snagged, gets caught up on something stick-like

Paired with: zagaakwaji vai

zagaakwa' vta fasten, pin, button h/

Paired with: zagaakwa'an vti

(reflexive) zagaakwa'odizo vai s/he buttons h/ self up
zagaakwa'amaw vta fasten, pin, button (it) for h/

zagaakwa'an vti fasten, pin, button it

Paired with: zagaakwa' vta

(detransitive) zagaakwa'ige vai s/he fastens, pins, buttons things (benefactive) zagaakwa'amaw vta fasten, pin, button (it) for h/ (verb of undergoing) zagaakwa'igaade vii it is fastened, pinned, buttoned (by someone), "they" fasten, pin, button it (verb of undergoing) zagaakwa'igaazo vai it (animate) is fastened, pinned, buttoned (by someone), "they" fasten, pin, button it (animate) (derived noun) zagaakwa'igan ni a stick-like fastener: a pin, a safety pin, a bolt, a nail
zagaakwa'igan ni a stick-like fastener: a pin, a safety pin, a bolt, a nail

zagaakwa'igaade vii it is fastened, pinned, buttoned (by someone), "they" fasten, pin, button it

zagaakwa'igaazo vai it (animate) is fastened, pinned, buttoned (by someone), "they" fasten, pin, button it (animate)

zagaakwa'ige vai s/he fastens, pins, buttons things

zagaakwa'odizo vai s/he buttons h/ self up

zagaakwa'on na a button; a brooch

zagaakwa'on ni a stick-like fastener: a pin, a safety pin, a bolt, a nail

See also: zagaakwa'on na

zagaakwa'wi vta [BL]

zagaakwa' vta