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/niim-/ initial

 
hold up in hand, take along
 
Type:
initial
Subtypes:
root
niimabwewine vai s/he takes along a frying pan or pans
niimagoode vii it is hanging out
niimagoodoon vti2 hang it out
niimagoojin vai s/he is hanging out
niimagoozh vta hang h/ out
niimagwazhe vai s/he takes along a blanket
niima' vta pick h/ up using something; carry h/ using something
niima'an vti pick it up using something; carry it using something
niimakikwe vai s/he takes along a kettle, pot, pan, or pail
niimakizine vai s/he takes along footwear
niimam vta pick h/ up in mouth; carry h/ in mouth
niimandan vti pick it up in mouth; carry it in mouth
niimanwiiwe vai s/he takes along bullets
niimasemaawe vai s/he takes tobacco along
niimashkimode vai s/he takes along a bag or bags
niimazhigane vai s/he takes along socks
niimaagime vai s/he takes along snowshoes
niimaakon vta hold, carry h/ on stick
niimaakonan vti hold, carry it on stick
niimaakwa' vta pick it (animate) up or hold it (animate) out with something stick-like
niimaakwa'an vti pick it up or hold it out on something stick-like
niimibagwaanegamigwe vai [BL] s/he takes along a tent or tents
niimibaashkizigane vai s/he takes along a gun
niimibikwakwe vai s/he takes along an arrow or arrows
niimijiimaane vai s/he takes along a canoe or canoes; take along a boat or boats
niimikomaane vai s/he takes along a knife or knives
niimiminjikaawane vai s/he takes along mittens or gloves
niimimitigwaabii vai s/he takes a bow along
niimimiijime vai s/he takes along food
niimin vta hold h/ out
niiminagwaagane vai s/he takes along a snare or snares
niiminan vti hold it out
niimipwaagane vai s/he takes along a pipe or pipes
niimiwaagaakwadwe vai s/he takes along an ax or axes
niimizhiiwitaagane vai s/he takes along salt
niimizhooniyaawe vai s/he takes money along
niimoobii vai s/he takes water or another liquid along