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hindopa (comp. of dopa, hiN-) comm. a span measurement, from fingertips to shoulder. Hindopa nan talutun ginolgol da. The log they sawed measured a span from the fingertips to the shoulder. (sem. domains: 8.2.8 - Measure.) comp. hindopat godwa
hindopat godwa (comp. of godwa, hindopa) comm. one-half of the hindopa measure. Hindopat godwa di kinatag-en nan kina-utan da. The height of the hole they dug is about three-fourths of a meter. (sem. domains: 8.2.8 - Measure.)
dopa 1comm. measure of length from the fingertip of one arm to the fingertip of the other; an arm span. [To measure wood in the forest, a person will use the arm-span to measure vine and then, use the vine as a tape measure.] Hindopay dukken tun ulo. The length of this blanket is one arm-span measure. hin. (sem. domains: 8.2.8 - Measure.) 2trans. to stretch out arms to sides. ‑on/‑in‑. comp. hindopa infl. dop-on