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moia[SU] yama; DA [moia]; [BXH] hama; [BXH] moiyafishalternate spelling, see 'moiya'; 1968
mo'isa[mo.'i.sa][SU] mamohoi; [DA-FB] mo'isa; [DA-SS] mo'isa; [DH] mo'isa; [BXH] wananaha; [BXH] mo'isatrueSWA 160; 1968
moiya[moi.ya][SU] yama; [DA-FB] hama; [DA-FB] moia; [DA-SS] moiya; [DH] x; [BXH] hama; [BXH] moiyafishNatumiu ana moia ie goli.Your child speared his fish.Moiya esa hesana Salihua.There was a certain fish called Salihua.SIL 085; SWA 080; 1968. Compare alternative spelling {moia}.
molu[mo.lu][SU] posana; [DA-FB] posana; [DA-SS] molu; [DH] molu; [BH] posana; [BH-LF] ya molu "it's rotten"rottenSWA 184; 1968
momonana[mo.mo.na.-na][SU] momonana "its fat, its grease"; [DA-FB] momonana "its fat, its grease"; [DA-SS] momona; [DH] momona; [BXH] momonana "its fat, its grease"1fat, its2grease, itsSIL 042; SWA 111; 1968
monahu[mo.na.hu][SU] monau; [DA-FB] monahu; [DA-SS] monahu; [DH] monahu; [BXH] mohafufull, to beSIL 137; SWA 185; 1968
monegu1spouse, my2husband or wife,
monegu tau[mo.ne.-gu tau][SU] monegu tau; [DA-FB] monegu tau; [DA-SS] monegu tau; [DH] monegu; [BH] monegu taumoho1husband, my2male spouseSWA 037; 1968
monegu waihin[mo.ne.-gu wai.hin][SU] monegu sine; [DA-FB] monegu waihin; [DA-SS] monegu waihin; [DH] monegu; [BH] lahugu waihin1wife, my2female spouseSWA 036; 1968
moni[mo.ni][SU] moni; [DA-FB] moni; [DA-SS] moni; [DH]; [BXH] monimoneyNa edi moni ena laoma abina age a siba.But as for their money, I do not know (where) it comes from.1968
monou[mo.nou][SU]; [DA-FB] monou; [DA-SS]; [DH]; [BXH] lautom; [BXH] fatautau1stop, to2desist, toAge i monou, ie tan mo.He doesn't stop, he just cries.1968
mota[mo.ta][SU] mota; [DA-FB] mota; [DA-SS] mota; [DH] mota; [BXH] wesosnakeTi tolesae waga ya, yo i hamala mota.They put him up in the canoe, and he became a snake.SIL 084; SWA 092; 1968
motiti[mo.ti.ti][SU] mosisi; [DA-FB] motiti; [DA-SS] pogogo; [DH] pogogo; [BXH] mwatiti; [BXH-LF] pwagogo.narrowSWA 180; 1968
mou[mou][SU] polohe; [DA-FB] mou; [DA-SS] mou; [DH] mou; [BXH] mwahu; [BXH] mo'ahu(?)heavySIL 120; SWA 171; 1968
mu'amu'a[mu.'a.-mu.'a][SU] huhu'a; [DA-FB] mu'amu'a; [DA-SS] mu'ali; [DH] heheka; [BXH] mu'adustSWA 024; 1968
muli yai[mu.li yai][SU] muli yai; [DA-FB]; [DA-SS] muli yai; [DH]; [BXH] muli yai1in the back2behindNa ia muli yai, ana nigo ie abi. Nate, gadodi i lausasa.But he, in the back, took his knife. there he slit their throats.See also "mulina."; 1968
mulimuli yai[mu.li-mu.li yai][SU]; [DA-FB]; [DA-SS] mulimuli; [DH]; [BXH] ganamuli yaioutsideTa'iede hasala wa manatuna ti lau mulimuli yai.then the young woman went outside with her child.1968
mulina yai[mu.li.-na][SU] mulina; [DA-FB] mulina; [DA-SS] mulina; [DH] mulina; [BXH] mulinaafterwardsNa tamana yo tinana ti lau gana na mulidi yai age ti siba.but his father and mother went to the garden and afterwards they did not know (what was happening).See also "muli yai."; 1968
mulita, tau[mu.li.ta][SU]; [DA-FB]; [DA-SS] tau mulita; [DH]; [BXH] tau mulita1in back, one who is2behind, one who isTau mulita wa bigana ie eli.It pierced through the back of the man in back.1968
muti[mu.ti][SU] ya madoi "I suck"; [DA-FB] a muti "I suck"; [DA-SS] ie muti "he sucks"; [DH] muti; [BXH]suck, toSWA 068; 1968