West Kewa - English


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tu maomoaato kill someone. vp.
tu moneafasten front gable. vp.
Tu Mudu(Oge Agi) name of a particular spirit that is said to kill people. nprop.
tu otaato write and send. vp.
tu riafetch something killed. vp.
tu ruba(lu rubu) to miscarry. vp.
tu saclear an area. vp. Repena kabe aba tu suare gore wala orope kepo peme. Having cleared out the pitpit we then make a fence.
tu yawathe preparation of killing something and cooking it in an earth oven. vp.
tuaditwenty. adj.
tu-dolatwo dollars. NounC. Nimu tu dola padane saapimi They have two dollars Nipu tu dola diayade He does not have two dollars
tulubird variety. n. gen: yaa ; syn: mamu .
tunireSaxes and knives carried by ghosts. n.
tunushrub variety. n. gen: repena ; syn: yamanu .
tupale(rupale) song variety. n.
tupisaliva. n.
turuSthunder. n.
tutufrog variety often found at the roots of the pandanus tree. n. gen: uri .
tutu-agaagibberish, incoherent talk, as in fever. NounC. wh: agaa 1 .
tutu-wapi-ruru wapi-ruru