West Kewa - English


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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.
aduaEto reply. v.
adu-dulaa Bird of Paradise, similar to adu but without the long tail. n. gen: yaa .
adu-dulabird variety. NounC. Adu dulare gore iri adaalu napatea The adu dula does not have long feathers gen: yaa .
adu-ininipple. NounC.
adu-ipaavariety of mushroom. n. gen: yasa .