West Kewa - English


i


in. 1large tree variety, with lemon sized edible fruit and seeds. gen: repena . 2husks.
ihave, 1st sg perfect. v. Niri buku meda nai I don't have another book wh: ia .
iWESn. 1excrement. 2refuse.
i bubu loti aafat man with tight skin. ajp. Go aare nipuna yogane i bubu loti yade That man has skin that is tight around him. That man is fat.
i gau tato break wind. vp.
i lo pitadiarrhea. vp. syn: i-kululu .
i nasupreme subjection, a saying to show extreme subjugation to someone. ie. i nalua I will eat (your) feces nena i nalua I will eat your feces
i popeadiarrhea. ajp. syn: i-kulu ; syn: i-kululu .
i raato defecate. vp.
i rai puria pemedoubled over shuffle dance. ajp.
iaa (iyaa) iyaa
iawia EShave, 3rd person sg perfect form. v. mena sae ia to have a piece of pork agaa meda ia to have sme additonal talk pt: i ; gen: sa .
ibiriabundant sweet potato vines. n.
ibiri pafasten, as leaves to a wig or headband. n. syn: ibiri pia .
ibiri piato fasten something as leaves on a wig. v. go aare ora nipuna ada polalo paa pare neme ora ibiri piawa that man wanted to go to his house but I prevented it syn: ibiri pa .
i-bufarting noise. NounC.
ibu-ibu lo itfat. ajp. nipu epe eta adaapu noa ibu-ibu lo ti aya he eats well and is fat
idipiaWSto be hot. v. syn: liripia .
idipityaEto tear apart. v.
idu pirato stop and rest. vp.
idu pitato rest. ajp.
i-galagalathorns, spikes. NounC. Repena yari i gala-gala The yari tree has many thorns
igi pia (lake ria) lake ria
igi-adaold, decaying house. NounC. syn: yawe-ada .
igigin. 1the shivers. 2malaria. gen: yaina 1 .