West Kewa - English


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ada-aloboards for door of house. NounC.
adaaluWElong, tall. adj. adaalu pora long ways (ie a long road) repena adaalu tree which is tall ada adaalu aaya It is a a long house Adana adaalu akepu yapme madaa mea? How can we measure the length of the house? Nimu ora adaalupu piruaarimi They have been there a long time syn: tagene ; syn: salupe .
adaalu poraa long ways. ajp.
adaalu poreadaalu kari Emountain range. ajp.
adaalu rai kutua long sword. np.
adaalu ribu yainasickness resulting from spell used during the Ribu ceremony. ie.
adaa-olasubared-eyed owl; found in brush and grass; medium sized. NounC. gen: yaa ; gen: yaa .
adaa-peletaadaa-kopo Edinner plate. NounC.
adaapityaEmouse variety. n.
adaapuWEmuch ; plenty. adj. adaapu ia to have much
adaapu iaadaapu wia Eto have an abundance. v. syn: adaapu rulatabea .
adaapu ralama pisimito have many offspring. ajp.
adaapu rulatabeato have an abundance. ajp. syn: adaapu ia .
adaa-raia type of stone axe. n. gen: aapidi ; syn: roba-mogo .
adaa-raia variety of stone axe. NounC. gen: aapidi .
adaWESto see/look. V-A. adapanapa let's the two of us look at it now neme asapua adape you find and look at it aba adesana apparently he saw it before adesimaya it is said that we saw it syn: asapa .
adaWES a house. n. yawe ada ceremonial long house remo ada spirit house *sukulu ada school kapayo ada; permanent house pt: ada-daa, robeniae, pigi, suba 1, palaa, yagi 2, peraa 3, koae madaa, rupa, repaa, uguna-repa 2, ami repena, keroga, oto ; spec: piraa, ukuma 1, pada-ada, pukamaa, ada-pulu ; gen: malue .
ada aliSsettlement person. ajp.
ada gaanain the shade of the house. ajp. ada paana yapa domesticated marsupial
ada gaananeoutside the house. ajp.
ada karuto surmise what someone is thinking. vp.
ada kutupu mawasathey enclose the house, with an enemy inside. vt.
ada lapa piri onaaneighbors. ajp.
ada lapo atalarge and small houses next to each other. vp.
ada lo pi repena(ada lopara repena) firewood stored in loft. np.