West Kewa - English


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gingi S(dial. var. gia) to give. [to 1st or 2nd person]. v.
gi peangi pia S(gi pia) v. 1to be lazy. gi madini aa habitually lazy 2dislike. Niri gi waru pia I really dislike it syn: maaku pea .
gi pia gi pea
giaayato let go, to loosen. v.
gia dial. var. of gi
gigainoise of barking dog. adj.
gigi piapro-form. 1to be wasted. Topara gigi pia My body is wasted away 2to be lazy.
gigili komapearl shell (Pandanus language). ie.
gikaangili kaale Sbird variety that eats nuts from the pai tree. n. repena paina ini etea raburi go yaa gigaa ora adaapu epea when the pai nuts are ripe many gigaa birds come gen: yaa .
gilihardwood tree variety; subvarieties according to leaf size. n. gen: repena .
gilipa galaparinging noise. ajp. gilipa galapa teada pagalimi when it rings they will hear it
gimaangia Sv. 1to let go. ni raapa gipeaga gimaa I don't want to play so forget it ona pirina gimaa he left his wife and went syn: palainawa . 2to disregard.
gimato leave. v. mopo onare aanimi gimaa regarding that woman, her husband left her
gimi omadislike intensely. v.
gini-menaguinea pig. NounC. mo gini mena siri aapara madu ia pae? where did that guinea pig bear her offspring gen: mena .
gipacontagious. [as in an epidemic]. adj.
gira taWES(gira ta) to sneeze. [or pretend to, as when *one* has had his had his name mentioned]. v.
gira ta gira ta
girape ageleSfunny stories or sayings, including riddles. ajp.
giri laWES(roasu) to laugh. v. onaa adaapu pirua riri lo pimi there are a lot of people there laughing giri amaa ne ona silly woman
giyaato leave alone. v. Nipu kogono kiyaade He left work
go(one; o) this ; that. d. go ia eta ni gi give me that food there di rabu this time
go aenuall such things. ajp. Go oyaenu mada mealua I will be able to get those things syn: go oyaenu .
go diayadethat is all / finished. ajp.
go oyaenugo alenu Eall such things. ajp. syn: go aenu .