West Kewa - English


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adi aapacat's cradle variety. ajp.
adiaaditya E(wake pata; runa) v. 1to tie securely. mena adia tie up the pig adiba to fasten completely aa meda balimi adia the white man has put him in jail syn: opea ; syn: runa 1 ; syn: poga ta 1 . 2to cover over. yai epea-ga yaapara adipa the rain is coming so put up your mat umbrella 3
adiaEhang by loop. v.
adipaadapa S(adapa) v. 1to put covering over the head, as an umbrella hat. yai epeaga yapara adipa the rain is coming so put your head umbrella on kimisu paina raguna adipa when you go on a journey put on a hat mogo aai yore nipu adipina with that banana leaf he puts it on (to shield from the rain) 2put on.
adipi sato cover over. vp.
aditalo(mapata; ripinatalo) to want to arrest someone. v. adibatalo palua I want to take (him) to jail
ado kiritato comprehend, notice. vp.
ado pirape konehope. np. gen: kone ; syn: adoaa .
adoaaWESto wait for. v. ni mogo sitoapara puluga adoaa since I am going to the store, you wait adowaba to wait a litle while ado piruapana let's the two of us wait syn: poralora ; syn: ado pirape kone .
adobato look after something. v.
adokaru meato recognize motive. vp.
adolaWEto argue ; quarrel ; disagree. v. syn: apela .
adowabato wait a little while. v.
aduBlack-Billed or Sickle-Billed Bird of Paradise. n. gen: yaa ; syn: kearu .
aduWESbreast; teat. n. nogo naaki adu nalaaya the baby is breast feeding adu kala feed (the baby) milk
adu adawae naakia weaned boy. NounC.
adu aroka pabeapainful swollen breast. ajp.
adu kalato breast feed a child. vp.
adu naWEto suckle. v. go naakiri adu pa nala aya that boy is still breast-fed
adu pa nalae naakiWEunweaned child. ajp.
adu piakadu pia Eeuphemism for death. v.
adu tapa lopeasagging breasts. ajp.
adu yotaWSv. 1to suckle. 2sagging breasts, used in SK to describe women over middle-aged.
aduaspeech or talk. n.
aduaEsomething. n.