West Kewa - English


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wapi-punabushfly or sweat bee found only in the forest; smells. NounC. gen: bolo puna itinu .
wapi-raaa generic term for grasses. NounC. gen: ripu .
wapiraEgrass variety. n. gen: rilipu .
wapi-ruru(tutu-wapi-ruru) frog variety found in dense forest; sweet with lots of 'grease'. NounC. gen: uri .
wapitahis hand (Pandanus language). ie.
waputype of stone axe. n. syn: aapidi .
wapua type of arrow made from Areca palm. n.
wapu-kaagosweet potato variety . NounC. wh: sapi .
waraa oraa
waraka pa lapo rakala
warakuaalternate term or taboo for victory leaf. n. nena warakua ora kaaputa your leaves are dried out gen: aapu .
waraweSbird variety. n. gen: yaa .
wareaapick. v. no maapupara padi pua wareaa go to the garden and pick some pitpit syn: ponea .
wareav. 1to sharpen a pencil. 2to peel sweet potato. ni nena saapi wareaato I'll peel your sweet potato
warenalarge wild tapioca found in the forest, fed to pigs in time of famine. n. gen: bira 1 .
wari kiritato repair. ajp. nimumi kepo aba wari kiritame they have finished repairing the fence
wariahardwood tree variety with subtypes according to size of fruit. n. gen: repena ; syn: ona waria . Elaeocarpaceae
wariav. 1to construct or make something. rayo wari kiritisa he made everything de waria make an axe handle soko pe waria make a smoke pipe 2to draw. pikisa wariape draw the picture
warini aaa tradesman. ajp.
warisia radio. n. warisi oope naia the radio does not have an antenna
wari-walea flag. NounC. syn: kariwale ; syn: pilake .
waroro-aapoor man. NounC. syn: ribu-aa .
waruin a good manner. adj. waru epeta it is really good Gore ne lopaaliga waru adape You might fall down so be very careful
waru lopaato shove underneath, push someone down. v.
waru piato be well again. ajp. syn: lera .