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/-akw-/ medial

sky, cloud
baashkakwa'am vai2 s/he [a thunderer] makes a thunderclap
bibagakwad vii it is a thin cloud or cloud cover
biigizawakwad vii it is hazy; there are scattered clouds
gashkiiwakwad vii cloud cover forms; the sky is overcast
gipagakwad vii it is a thick cloud or cloud cover
miskwakwad vii there is a red sky, the sky is red
naawakwe vii it is mid-day, is noon
ningwakwad vii it is cloudy