onasu red or yellow clay. n.
one₁ spoiled, bad to eat. adj. apo aga one ia that pandanus has bad nuts
one apone to go up and down. ajp. mogo yaare repena madaa one apone puaya that bird over there goes up and down the tree
one mone back and forth. ajp. aa lapo yada pipi niuna one ta mone ta pepe two men are fighting, they are hitting each other
one ropo apone ropo to sway back and forth. ajp.
one ta mone ta hit back and forth. vp.
opaa₁ to remove from something. v. apo ipa pe luabu pa inaga padane opaa mea since there are many water containers there, take one of them
opa₂ v. 1come up, as a seed or tooth. kele opalia pimples 2to arrive. Nimu pula piri pula piri puare abia nimu Wiwake pua opaeme They kept going and going and now they have arrived in Wewak
opataboa raa to explode and burn. vp. nipumi eta pepara pina wala opataboa raa he put the food in the bamboo and it exploded later
ope₂ something that is bad. adj.
ope gusa ope pusa E to roll strands into one piece of string by using stems of kope bush. vp.