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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
Index mw
mwa
mwadoe
mwaeleA
mwaeleB
~mwagali
mwagete
mwaliko
mwalikote
mwasu
mwatagete
mwoe
mwa  [mʷa] -.
mwadoe  [mʷaⁿdoe] noun. <Fish> Orangespine Unicornfish. Naso lituratus.

mwaele   [mʷaele] noun. <Bot> ginger. gingembre. Zingiber officinale.

miakaia mwaele
the smell of ginger
mwaele   noun. yellow.
~mwagali  [(i·)mʷaᵑgali] intransitive verb. be disgusted (by s.th., ne), get sick.

Ni-mwagali ne none ponu.
That food is disgusting!

Dapa ne kulumoe ponu li-e ngatene pe ene ni-mwagali ene.
People in that country eat stuff that I just find disgusting.
mwagete  [mʷaᵑgete] -.
mwaliko  [mʷaliko] -.
mwalikote  [mʷalikote] -.
mwasu  [mʷasu] -.
mwatagete  [mʷataᵑgete] noun. young unmarried boy. jeune.homme. Anth. Traditionally, male teenagers used to receive education in a Club house called Toplau Mwagete.

gete

Mwatagete iote ka i-teli mama ini se.
She's already been promised to a boy.
mwoe  [mʷoe] -.
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