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gwekise vii

it turns suddenly or without warning

Paired with: gwekise vai

gwekise 0s ind; gwekiseg 0s conj; gwayekiseg 0s ch-conj; gwekisemagad 0s aug ind; Stem: /gwekise-/

Gii-kwekise imaa gii-gichi-bagamaanimak gezika.

It suddenly turned when a gust of wind hit it.

gwekise /gwekise-/: /gwek-/
turn, change direction
; /-se/
it flies, falls, happens quickly or spontaneously