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brip mo nase vi he is careless, unreliable, untrustworthy; maus wara man, hambak man; Gh: wand wuye ir naghe Ex: Ni wute birip nase ye bu wand nganye kin simbe nand segi. He is an unreliable man so he doesn’t tell the truth.
nait nase, nitiq wuse, nat rise [nɨtiq wuse] vt he holds, he touches; em i holim; Gh: nat rite; H: naih naha, nihiq wuhe, nah rihe Ex: Nge uny quaw pe kas, nyumo kat rise uny. When I am in the menstrual house it is taboo for me to touch the wood. nitiq wuse
nas ; Gh: nat; H: nah vi 1he sits; em i sindaun Ex: Nge segine kas. I am just sitting. Ex: Ni sia pe nas. He is sitting in the chair. 2he lives, he stays; em i stap Ex: Ni tumone ris. They live/stay nearby. Ni nas nas te kin nas
nase (*ase) ; Gh: nate; H: naha vi 1he lies down; em i slip Ex: Nyombui ngimne nase. The dog is lying in the path. 2it is, it exists; em i stap Ex: Nge kare pu kase. I am holding them there. Ex: Ti nase. The light exists/ the light shines. Ex: Baj te nase. The house is there. 3have sexual relations; slip wantaim Ex: Quayi nyumbueg teri rise. The man had sexual relations with the woman. Wute ngam kin wute aye ane rise
neri pu nas vt he holds it; em i holim; Gh: neri pu nat; H: neri pu nah Ex: Nge si pe kare pu kas. I am holding it in my hand.
ni nase vt he puts something into a bag; putim samting i go insait; Gh: ni nate; H: ni naha Ex: Ni wo tami wi nase. She put her son in the string bag.
ninjangi nase nandi [ninjangɨ] vt he misses something; abrusim i stap; Gh: ninjangi nate nandi; H: ninjani naha nandi Ex: Rembo nge guqod segi, gijani nase gadi, muq aye nandi nuqond. I didn't see the bandicoot, I missed it, then another came and saw it.
nowi nase vt put something down; putim i go daun; Gh: newi nate; H: nowi naha Ex: Nge sinyembe keti ni, kowi nase. I picked up the step and put it down.
nuqoind neri nase vt he stares at someone for a long time; lukluk strong; Gh: nuqoind neri nate [nuqoinj neri nate]; H: nuqoind neri naha Ex: Ni nge wuqoind wuri wuse. She stares at me.
quari nase vi is unable to grow quickly, its growth is stunted; gro isi isi; Gh: quari nate; H: quari naha; So: argase nase Ex: Qi brequ wuse bu nyumo quari nase. The ground was bad, so the tree was unable to grow quickly.
rar rar nas vi he is looking around, waiting for someone to come; was i stap; Gh: rar rar nat; H: rar rar nah
ruqo nase v he sleeps; em i slip; Gh: ruwo nate; H: ruqo naha Ex: Ni ruso pre, nge ruqo kase. They went, then I slept. Ex: Ruqo giboq giboq yambgriq, nge ruqoi kuregh. I kept waking up all night, now I'm sleepy.
sambro nase vi to do something on behalf of someone else; kisim ples bilong narapela bilong karim pen; Gh: tambro nate; H: hambro naha Ex: Nu sambro kuase. You did something on her behalf. Ex: Quayi kiyi wokuandi yas muang, bu kumo sambro wuse. The village leaders beat the boy, so his mother came to take the punishment for him. Jisas beghi ningg sambro nase
si nambu nas vi he is under authority, in submission to; stap ananit long narapela; H: hi nambu nah Ex: Beghi wuyi nde si nambu pas. We are under the authority of our father (also he provides for us). yumbo yumbo buagi God nde si nambu ris