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ganawendan vti

take care of, protect, keep it

Paired with: ganawenim vta

inganawendaan 1s - 0s ind; ninganawendaan 1s - 0s ind; niganawendaan 1s - 0s ind; oganawendaan 3s - 0s ind; ganawendang 3s - 0 conj; genawendang 3s - 0 ch-conj; ganawendan 2s - 0 imp; Stem: /ganawend-/

Ningozis ogii-kanawendaan endaayaan gii-mawadishiweyaan.

My son looked after my place while I went visiting.

Omiigaadaan odanokiiwin ji-ganawendang.

She's fighting to keep her job.

ganawendan /ganawend-/: /ganaw-/
care, attend
; /-end/
act by thought on it; perceive it by thought; feel in the mind
Reduplicated Form: gaganawendan