West Kewa - English


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lai-kidipaadrum handle. NounC.
lakalato tell (3rd person), divulge a secret. v. syn: lakela .
lake ria(igi pia) to break away, give way. vp. kepo puri napaloa kubade lake riaa the fence wasn't strong and the ditch caved in
lake ria igi pia
lakea (perekea) yoka pa
lakeladivulge; alternate term for 'lakala'. v. abade nipara go agaa lagi la pare neme nalakelawa he asked me to tell him what was said to me but I didn't tell him syn: lakala .
lake-lakeaasweet potato variety. n. wh: sapi ; syn: loba-loba .
lakepe aaliato be uncovered. vp. syn: lade palia .
lakepe riato break and carry off. vp. ipame go ro aarabu lakepe riaa pae? when did the flood carry the bridge away?
lakepe rubeaupset ; throw off from something. vp.
lakepea (mupa; apea; kilipia; wapea) kilipia, alupia
laketa puato go to tell someone. vp.
lakiraaa variety of sweet potato. n. gen: sapi .
lakoyato tell (3rd person), divulge a secret. v.
lala piato continue speaking. v. Simi re lala pia The child keeps on crying syn: lapa lapa ta .
lala tanoise of rain on roof. ajp. abiare yai ora adaape ipularupa kapaa yo madaa lala ta now it is really raining, like the noise of rain on an iron roof
lalamatato trip. v.
lalaminacontinue talking. v. go agaare orope lalamina later we can talk about this syn: lamina .
laliEtwigs. n.
laloto say to someone. v. naaki rayome lalo: niaa nena amenuda dia all the boys said: we are not your brothers syn: tala .
lalu piato be dizzy. ajp.
lamlamp. n.
lama-awato attach a feather headdress to a stick. [this is in turn placed on a wig]. v.
lamawig pin. n. syn: egapitaa lama .
lamakelepa E(rimaapu) digging stick. n. syn: dusa ; syn: roto 1 ; syn: kelepa .