West Kewa - English


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su arere paany dispute over land. vp.
su iru tahard ground. ajp. gore rogoma su yalo iru ta that ground is clay so it is hard
su kaanu piasunset. ajp. syn: naare pabola .
su kadipireddish clay. ajp. su mako ti kadipi reddish clay for decorations syn: kaaso .
su kibuEhorizon. n.
su kiritato gather together. vp.
su luabuground all. ajp.
su makome ti balia surveyor. ajp.
su midiEn. 1heel of thumb. 2six in the body tally system.
su mimiEtopsoil. n. syn: karupinya .
su rabuFriday. n.
su ragalaparaa passage way. ajp.
su rai savacant land. ajp.
su runaneat a particular place. ajp.
su yaa lapothe earth or world. ajp.
su yaa wariato create. vp.
su yola piraeground pull sitting. ajp.
suaahold on to. v. suaato I am holding on to it
su-aamaearth, ground outside. NounC.
suashadow. n. syn: wasupa 1 .
su-agalapua ravine. NounC.
su-agapaeirregular ground that has clumps or grass. NounC.
suaran. 1the number six in the body counting system. 2palm of the hand.
subaSn. 1the ridge pole. Go suba madaare ada pira luabu ropo ropo peme. The rafters of the house are spaced on the ridge pole. wh: ada . 2ancestors. niaa Kewa onaame imaa suba niti waru peme we Kewa do not say the names of our taboo ancestors 3the moon, in certain dialects. suba epea rabu onanu agi-ada pateme when the new moon comes up the women go to their menstrual houses syn: eke ; syn: akua .
suba-maarihalf moon. NounC.