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  1. NI-1 💧   like: cîmân, astotin   📖
    1. amusement CW
    2. fun, joyfulness, enjoyment CW
    3. celebration CW
    4. merriment CW
    5. gaiety, delight, elation CW
    6. Having pleasure; pleasurable; the act of celebrating joyfully. AECD
    1. VII-2n 💧➡️   like: miywâsin   📖
      1. it is a celebration CW
      2. it is pleasant CW AECD
      1. ayamihâw

        linguistic breakdown
        VAI-1 🧑🏽➡️   like: nipâw   📖
        1. s/he prays, s/he says prayers CW
        2. s/he hold a church service, s/he celebrates mass, s/he attends mass, s/he goes to church CW
        3. s/he participates in a religious rite CW
        4. s/he follows a religion CW
        5. S/he prays to God; a layman or religious member. AECD
        1. VAI-1 🧑🏽➡️   like: nipâw   📖
          1. s/he pleases others, s/he delights others, s/he makes others joyful CW
          2. s/he causes others to celebrate CW
          1. mâmawi-ayamihâwak

            linguistic breakdown
            VAI-1 🧑🏽➡️   like: nipâw   📖
            1. they pray all together CW
            2. they pray as a group, they participate in a religious rite as a group, they celebrate mass as a group CW
            3. they go on a pilgrimmage as a group CW
            1. nîpâ-ayamihâw

              linguistic breakdown
              VAI-1 🧑🏽➡️   like: nipâw   📖
              1. s/he celebrates midnight mass (at Christmas) CW
              1. VTI-1 🧑🏽➡️💧   like: nâtam   📖
                1. s/he celebrates s.t., s/he rejoices over s.t., s/he enjoys s.t. CW
                2. s/he has fun, s/he makes merry, s/he is joyful, s/he rejoices CW
                3. S/he is delighted by it. AECD
                1. VTA-4 🧑🏽➡️🧑🏽   like: nakatêw   📖
                  1. s/he celebrates s.o., s/he rejoices over s.o., s/he enjoys s.o. CW
                  2. S/he is delighted with her/him. AECD
                  1. mâtwêwêhikan

                    linguistic breakdown
                    NI-1 💧   like: cîmân, astotin   📖
                    1. starting drum, lead drum (for a celebration) CW
                    2. A starting drum for celebration. AECD
                    1. misi-ayamihâw

                      linguistic breakdown
                      VAI-1 🧑🏽➡️   like: nipâw   📖
                      1. s/he holds mass, s/he celebrates high mass CW
                      1. VII-1v 💧➡️   like: kîsikâw   📖
                        1. it is Ascension Day, the Christian celebration of the resurrection and ascension of Christ CW
                        2. Ascension Day, the Christian celebration of Christ’s resurrection and ascension to heaven. AECD
                        1. mâtwêwêham

                          linguistic breakdown
                          VAI-3 🧑🏽➡️   like: yâhyânam   📖
                          1. s/he starts drumming (for a celebration) CW
                          2. S/he starts drumming for the celebration. AECD
                          1. VII-2n 💧➡️   like: miywâsin   📖
                            1. it is enjoyable, it is pleasant CW
                            2. it is well-liked CW
                            3. there is joy, there is rejoicing CW
                            1. pihkasikan

                              linguistic breakdown
                              NA-1 🧑🏽   like: pahkwêsikan, asikan   📖
                              1. toast CW
                              1. NI-1 💧   like: cîmân, astotin   📖
                                1. joyfulness CW
                                2. celebratory CW
                                3. The act of being joyful. AECD
                                1. NI-1 💧   like: cîmân, astotin   📖
                                  1. Thank You Dance, Joy Dance, Happy Dance CW
                                  2. traditional dance following a give-away, or archaically, upon return from a war party CW
                                  1. kâspihkasikan

                                    linguistic breakdown
                                    NI-1 💧   like: cîmân, astotin   📖
                                    1. toast CW
                                    2. something cooked until dry and brittle CW
                                    1. kâspihkasikanis

                                      linguistic breakdown
                                      NI-1 💧   like: cîmân, astotin   📖
                                      1. toast CW
                                      2. biscuit CW
                                      3. something small cooked until dry and brittle CW
                                      4. Something that is dry and brittle; toast. (Plains). Alt. kâspisiw (Northern). AECD
                                      1. VII-2v 💧➡️   like: mihkwâw   📖
                                        1. it is rejoiced over, it is cause for rejoicing CW
                                        1. kamâciwisimow

                                          linguistic breakdown
                                          VAI-1 🧑🏽➡️   like: nipâw   📖
                                          1. s/he dances the thank you dance, s/he dances the joy dance [traditional dance following a give-away; archaic: "s/he dances the scalp dance"] CW
                                          1. kamâciwaham

                                            linguistic breakdown
                                            VAI-3 🧑🏽➡️   like: yâhyânam   📖
                                            1. s/he dances the thank you dance, s/he dances the joy dance [traditional dance following a give-away; archaic: "s/he dances the scalp dance"] CW
                                            1. tipiskamowin

                                              linguistic breakdown
                                              NI-1 💧   like: cîmân, astotin   📖
                                              1. birthday CW
                                              2. anniversary CW
                                              1. pakitinâsowin

                                                linguistic breakdown
                                                NI-1 💧   like: cîmân, astotin   📖
                                                1. sacrifice CW
                                                2. offering, tithe CW
                                                3. give-away ceremony CW
                                                4. The act of offering. AECD
                                                1. pihkasam

                                                  linguistic breakdown
                                                  VTI-1 🧑🏽➡️💧   like: nâtam   📖
                                                  1. s/he toasts s.t. CW
                                                  2. S/he chars it. AECD
                                                  1. VTI-1 🧑🏽➡️💧   like: nâtam   📖
                                                    1. s/he is merry, s/he is happy CW
                                                    2. s/he is thrilled by s.t., s/he is excited about s.t. CW
                                                    3. s/he rejoices, s/he is excited CW
                                                    4. S/he is in a cheery mood. AECD
                                                    1. VAI-1 🧑🏽➡️   like: nipâw   📖
                                                      1. s/he is joyful CW AECD
                                                      1. NA-1 🧑🏽   like: pahkwêsikan, asikan   📖
                                                        1. birthday cake CW
                                                        1. nihtâwikiwin

                                                          linguistic breakdown
                                                          NI-1 💧   like: cîmân, astotin   📖
                                                          1. birth, being born CW
                                                          2. birthday CW
                                                          3. The act of being born; a birth. AECD
                                                          1. isîhcikêw

                                                            linguistic breakdown
                                                            VAI-1 🧑🏽➡️   like: nipâw   📖
                                                            1. s/he does things thus, s/he proceeds thus, s/he settles things thus CW
                                                            2. s/he makes things thus, s/he shapes things thus CW
                                                            3. s/he performs a ceremony thus, s/he performs such a ritual CW
                                                            4. s/he makes a feast or banquet CW
                                                            5. s/he throws a party CW
                                                            1. wîhkohtowak

                                                              linguistic breakdown
                                                              VAI-1 🧑🏽➡️   like: nipâw   📖
                                                              1. they make a feast for one another CW
                                                              2. they invite one another to a feast CW
                                                              3. they gather CW
                                                              1. wiyâtikosiw

                                                                linguistic breakdown
                                                                VAI-1 🧑🏽➡️   like: nipâw   📖
                                                                1. s/he is happy CW
                                                                2. s/he has a bubbly personality, s/he is ebullient CW
                                                                3. S/he is fun-loving or joyful. AECD
                                                                1. wîhkihkohkêwin

                                                                  linguistic breakdown
                                                                  NI-1 💧   like: cîmân, astotin   📖
                                                                  1. feast, banquet CW
                                                                  1. isîhcikêwin

                                                                    linguistic breakdown
                                                                    NI-1 💧   like: cîmân, astotin   📖
                                                                    1. culture CW
                                                                    2. ritual, such rite CW
                                                                    3. the doing so, what is thus done, such activities CW
                                                                    4. act CW
                                                                    5. feast, banquet CW
                                                                    6. resource CW
                                                                    1. naskwahamâtowak

                                                                      linguistic breakdown
                                                                      VAI-1 🧑🏽➡️   like: nipâw   📖
                                                                      1. they sing together CW
                                                                      2. they accompany one another singing CW
                                                                      1. âkwaskitinitowak

                                                                        linguistic breakdown
                                                                        VAI-1 🧑🏽➡️   like: nipâw   📖
                                                                        1. they hug one another, they embrace one another CW
                                                                        1. mâhtâhitowak

                                                                          linguistic breakdown
                                                                          VAI-1 🧑🏽➡️   like: nipâw   📖
                                                                          1. they organize a give-away feast, they give a potlatch CW
                                                                          1. mâmawi-nikamowak

                                                                            linguistic breakdown
                                                                            VAI-1 🧑🏽➡️   like: nipâw   📖
                                                                            1. they sing all together CW
                                                                            1. pakitinâsow

                                                                              linguistic breakdown
                                                                              VAI-1 🧑🏽➡️   like: nipâw   📖
                                                                              1. s/he gives an offering (in a collection plate), s/he tithes CW
                                                                              2. s/he holds a give-away ceremony CW
                                                                              3. S/he offers a sacrifice. AECD
                                                                              1. NI-1 💧   like: cîmân, astotin   📖
                                                                                1. exalting, exultation CW
                                                                                2. thinking a great deal of things CW
                                                                                3. The act of exultation; exult. AECD
                                                                                1. kiskisiwin

                                                                                  linguistic breakdown
                                                                                  NI-1 💧   like: cîmân, astotin   📖
                                                                                  1. remembrance, memory CW
                                                                                  2. Remembrance. MD
                                                                                  1. mamâhtâkwan

                                                                                    linguistic breakdown
                                                                                    VII-2n 💧➡️   like: miywâsin   📖
                                                                                    1. it is glorious CW AECD
                                                                                    1. mâwacihitowak

                                                                                      linguistic breakdown
                                                                                      VAI-1 🧑🏽➡️   like: nipâw   📖
                                                                                      1. they assemble, they gather CW
                                                                                      2. they collect one another CW
                                                                                      3. They gather together. AECD
                                                                                      1. mâmawi-ayâwak

                                                                                        linguistic breakdown
                                                                                        VAI-1 🧑🏽➡️   like: nipâw   📖
                                                                                        1. they are all together CW
                                                                                        2. they gather together CW
                                                                                        1. asahkêw

                                                                                          linguistic breakdown
                                                                                          VAI-1 🧑🏽➡️   like: nipâw   📖
                                                                                          1. s/he gives out food CW
                                                                                          2. s/he feeds people CW
                                                                                          3. s/he holds a feast, banquet CW
                                                                                          1. mâtwêwêhikêw

                                                                                            linguistic breakdown
                                                                                            VAI-1 🧑🏽➡️   like: nipâw   📖
                                                                                            1. s/he beats the starting drum (for a celebration) CW
                                                                                            2. S/he beats the starting drum in a celebration song. AECD