West Kewa - English


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lapoWEboth. adj. syn: laapo-rata .
lapo rakala(waraka pa) hit two stakes at one time in top game. ajp.
lapopan. 1tongs. 2two things joined together.
lapu lapu popeato be spread around. ajp. repena pala lapu lapu popea the tree branches are everywhere
lapu lapu pu ayato be in a line. ajp. mena gawa laina madaa lapu lapu pua aya the cows are all lined up syn: lapua lapua ; syn: pari-pari .
lapua lapuaa line of anything. ajp. syn: lapu lapu pu aya .
lariaaEto teach. v. syn: mogea 1 .
lasaarice. n. lasaa beke a rice bag
lataapusingularly. adv. padane padane lataapu pepena peme just a few men, one by one, decorate this way aa padane padane latapu men lined up one by one
latapeato leave space. v.
lauhole in a tree. adj. syn: kalua .
lau lau tathe sound of rain on roof. ajp. aariti maraa ipula rabu lau lau ta when he comes with the shoes on they say 'lau lau'
laulaminato unfold. v.
laulaunoise. n. go aana apedaparare ora laulau ta there is really a lot of noise in that cave
lau-lau lapae iasomething with skin that comes off easily. ajp. To madaa yogaene lau-lau ne aa A man who has scales (scabies) on his skin syn: yogane lau lau ta .
laupopaPandanus language for two. ie.
Lawagerepaclan in Mendo area of EK. nprop.
leEn. 1eye. 2twenty-two in the body tally system.
le ayato be expensive. ajp.
le busu piaEpupil of the eye. ajp.
le kadu piaEto die. v.
le riri aliEa wise man. ajp.
le-agaaEhuman face. n. syn: ini-agaa .
lea-leabird variety. NounC. gen: yaa .
lebepe minato break in two by forcing apart, squeezing, twisting. vp.