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A dictionary of Teanu (Vanikoro, Solomon Islands)
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Mtp–Fr–Eng

Mtp–Eng–Fr

Mtp–Eng

Mtp–Fr

Tea–Eng–Fr

Tea–Eng

teanu dictionary
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gae
gea
gete
gilita
go
gae  [ᵑgae] -.
gea  [ᵑgea] noun, kinship. <Kin> 1s: gi' one 2s: gea 3s: gi' iape

(1) uncle: mother's brother (MB). oncle. I call my uncle's wife my mother (ete).

(2) ⦗ego male⦘ nephew, niece (ZC): child of o.'s sister. I call my nephew's wife my daughter-in-law (uku).

(3) ⦗ego male⦘ nephew, niece (MBDC): child of o.'s female cross-cousin leka.

gete  [ᵑgete] noun. boy. garçon. Element found in several compounds: mwatagete ‘boy (sg.)’, dapa gete ‘boys (pl.)’, mwagete ‘boy's clubhouse’.
gilita  [ᵑgilita] -.
go  [ᵑgo] -.
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