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pajamiEnglishnTaboo. underwear, shorts; garment that men wear inside a pair of trousers5.3.1Men's clothing
Pajaab̯unname of a river9.7.2.9Names of rivers
paki̱ti̱paki̱ti̱Englishnpacket; small paper or cardboard container in which goods are packed to be carried easily, for selling, to be given as a present, or to be sent by mail7.3.7.2Wrap7.5.4Tie8.1.3.3Group of things
pambapambancotton; cash crop that bears fruit that splits open when mature from which threads for clothes are made6.2.5.4Plant product1.5.3Grass, herb, vine
patapatanhinge; piece metal that holds two parts together so that one part can open or close against the other, e.g., as on a door and a door frame6.7.5Fastening tool6.5.2.4Door6.5.2.5Window
pawudapawudaEnglishnpowder; very fine, soft substance used for putting on babies so that they do not get chafed around the joints due to friction or that s.b. puts on the face in order to make it look smooth5.4.5Anoint the body5.4.2Cosmetics
paakapaakaEnglishngame park; place in which wild animals are reared1.6.5Animal home4.2.9Holiday1.2.1.3Plain, plateau7.2.4Travel1.2.1.6Forest, grassland, desert6.4.6Things done to animals1.6.6Animal group
paamupaamuEnglishnperm; hair that has been heated up with oil to make it stand stiff5.4.3.4Hairstyle2.1.5Hair5.4.3Care for hairku̱paami̱nga ntumbuvperm hair; use cosmetic chemicals to change hair so that it becomes curled5.4.3.4Hairstyle2.1.5Hair5.4.3Care for hair
paaraarwa1mapaaraarwanlarge brown grasshopper sp. with large hind legs that have sharp points like that of a hand saw1.6.1.7Insectpaaraarwa2nMetaphor. unstable person; s.b. who is always unstable in the way they do their things, i.e. s.b. who does not settle down on one thing3.2.5.8Change your mind4.3.5.4Unreliable7.2.1.6Steady, unsteady4.3.3.2Not care
paaraarwa2bapaaraarwanMetaphor. unstable person; s.b. who is always unstable in the way they do their things, i.e. s.b. who does not settle down on one thing3.2.5.8Change your mind4.3.5.4Unreliable7.2.1.6Steady, unsteady4.3.3.2Not careder. ofpaaraarwa1
paasipaasiniron box, flat iron; device used for ironing clothes5.6.4Wash clothes
peleleadvfull up to the brimSynbbikicawuki̱i̱zu̱lu̱ ku mu̱nwa8.1.6Whole, complete8.1.8Full9.3.2Completely
pembeeni̱advaside, sideways; at the side and not in the middle8.6Parts of things8.5.1.2Beside8.5.1.5.1Next to
pereku̱cenbluntness; state of a cutting instrument that is not sharp, thus rendering it unable to cut properly8.3.2.4Blunt
peti̱mapeti̱Englishnpetticoat; undergarment that women wear that is long going down to the feet5.3.2Women's clothing
piricobapiriconstupid person; s.b. who does not meet the required standards or is of low economic and social standard4.3.1.2.1Below standard3.2.1.4Stupid4.5.6.2Low status4.3.1.4Reputation
pi̱ki̱pi̱ki̱mapi̱ki̱pi̱ki̱nmotorcycle; road vehicle, driven by an engine, with two wheels and handlebars7.2.4.1.1Vehicle
pi̱yaadjfull; having no empty space, containing as much or as many as possibleSynki̱i̱zu̱lu̱ 2kizo8.1.6Whole, complete8.1.8Full9.3.2Completely
poi̱popoi̱poEnglishnpipe, culvert; hollow device through which water flows6.6.7.2Conveying water6.6.7Working with water6.2.4.3Irrigate
pokopokopokopokoncampaign; plan that is made to enlighten people about a particular idea so that it is then successfully achieved4.8.2.2Fight against something bad3.3.3.3Persuade4.6.6.4Election4.6.6.5Politics4.8.2.1Fight for something good
ponci̱ponci̱Englishnporch; room that is attached to a house in front of it6.5.2Parts of a building6.5.2.1Wall6.5.2.7Room6.5.1Building
pooli̱i̱popooli̱i̱ponpropaganda3.5.1.2.1Announce3.5.1.3.2Tell a lie3.5.9Mass communication
poosi̱taEnglishnpost office; agency responsible to deliver letters4.6.6Government functions3.5.7.7Lettermu̱kori̱ wa poosi̱tanpostman4.6.6Government functions3.5.7.7Letter
pulaakapulaakaEnglishnspark plug; electrical device that fits into the cylinder head of an internal-combustion engine and ignites the gas by means of an electric spark7.2.4.1.1Vehicle
puraimaremapuraimareEnglishnprimary; first stage of education that s.b. completes before reaching secondary educationSynmasomo ga mu̱si̱nge3.6.2School3.6Teach

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