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oningwiigan nid nj

its wing

There is no simple independent word for wing. A personal prefix goes with the dependent noun stem /=ningwiigan-/wing to make a full word: 
  • oningwiigan its wing (3s-0s) 
The following might occur when birds speak (as in stories) or are spoken to: 
  • niningwiigan my wing (1s-0s) 
  • giningwiigan your wing (2s-0s) 
Some basic forms of oningwiigan its wing are:

oningwiigan sg; oningwiiganan pl; Stem: /=ningwiigan-/

oningwiigan sg nj

oningwiiganan pl nj