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zaginikeshkoozo vai s/he is trapped by the forepaw

zagininjiibizh vta grab and hold h/ by the hand

zagininjiin vta shake hands with h/

(reciprocal) zagininjiinidiwag vai they shake hands with each other (detransitive) zagininjiiniwe vai s/he shakes hands with people
zagininjiinidiwag vai they shake hands with each other

zagininjiiniwe vai s/he shakes hands with people

zagitawagebizh vta grab and hold h/ by the ear

zagizidebizh vta grab and hold h/ by the foot

zagizidebizo vai s/he snags h/ foot

zagiziden vta hold, grab h/ by the foot

zagizideshkoozo vai it (animate) is trapped by its hind paw or foot

zagizhigwanen vta hold it (animate) by the fishtail

zagiigin vta hold on to h/ clothes

zagiiginan vti hold onto it (sheet-like)

zagwakidewan vii they (inanimate) stand or are set up tightly-spaced

zagwakizowag vai

zagwasab na a net with a fine mesh

zagwashkime vai s/he laces snowshoes with tightly-spaced lacing

zagwaabide vai s/he has tightly spaced teeth, has no missing teeth

zaka' vta light h/ (e.g., a pipe); set h/ on fire

Paired with: zaka'an vti

zaka'amaw vta light (it) for h/; set (it) on fire for h/

zaka'an vti light, ignite it, set it on fire

Paired with: zaka' vta

(detransitive) zaka'ige vai s/he lights something (benefactive) zaka'amaw vta set (it) on fire for h/; light (it) for h/ (verb of undergoing) zaka'igaade vii it is set on fire, lit (by someone), "they" set it on fire, light it (verb of undergoing) zaka'igaazo vai it (animate) is set on fire, lit (by someone), "they" set it (animate) on fire, light it (animate) (derived noun) zaka'igan ni a lighter
zaka'igan ni a lighter

zaka'igaade vii it is set on fire, lit (by someone), "they" set it on fire, light it

zaka'igaazo vai it (animate) is set on fire, lit (by someone), "they" set it (animate) on fire, light it (animate)

zaka'ige vai s/he lights something