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tapaato hit someone (a command). v. go naakimi pupitagida neaga aame go naki waru tapaa this boy has messed up and stolen something so hit him hard
tapan. 1a bridge . ada pora gaapepara tapa pua opasaeme there are steps up to the house door syn: mata-mata . 2ladder. 3stairs. 4burial platform. aa rogaape tapa a burial platform
tapa aditacurve down, as banana leaf or tail of an animal. v.
tapa adityaEcurve down, as banana leaf or tail of an animal. v.
tapadaWSmen's house. n. syn: ataada .
tapada-inithe opening of the men's house. NounC.
tapapara wala rekato be resurrected. vp.
tapateSmen's house. n.
tapugeneric term used for taro. n. go tapu medaloma rero pea some taro is bitter gen: maa ; syn: upano .
tapulaanimal deformity. adj.
taraSnettle. n. gen: repena .
tarakeany truck or tractor. n.
taramuany drum-like container. n.
tarapoloEtrouble. n.
tarasisitrousers or pants. n.
taroa variety of imported taro. n.
tata ne agaababy talk. ajp. wh: agaa 1 .
tautaboo name for bamboo container in Ribu ceremony. n. niri raapara tau kabola pulu I am going to the bush to cut bamboo syn: pe 1 .
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tawaletowel. n.
tea type of red and green medium-sized parrot; cries te te. n. gen: yaa .
te tato burst open. v.
teke tasound of trees, tree leaves moving. ajp. syn: lege ta 1 .
telasparks. n.
tele tele ta toto ta