Browse Kope – English


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ma'ema n turtle (sem. domains: 1.6.1.5 - Fish.)
ma'ii n forehead
ma'ipo n thigh (front part) (sem. domains: 2.1 - Body.)
ma'ipo-hi'o n thigh muscle (sem. domains: 2.1 - Body.)
ma'o n cassava (sem. domains: 6.2 - Agriculture.)
ma'opae-du n variety of sago (sem. domains: 1.5.2.1 - Sago.)
ma'opai n young shoot of a sago palm Ro umoida ma'opai du gi'epu-ha ma ahi'ai. You cut down the shoot of a sago palm. (sem. domains: 1.5.2.1 - Sago.)
ma'ore var. of magore
maamu (sp. var. mamu) n mother (sem. domains: 4.1.9 - Kinship.) comp. mabia-mamu , comp. oto-mamu
mabe n tree species (sem. domains: 1.5.1 - Tree.)
mabia n elder sister
mabia-mamu (comp. of maamu) n sister-mother (sem. domains: 4.1.9 - Kinship.)
maboro n marble
mabu n base Imei idiai da aiha puta'a karai mabui da. The crab crawled up and was lying under a mangrove tree. (sem. domains: 1.5.1 - Tree.)
mabuo n ceremonial shell
made n word, language Hiei da moro Urio Abeai keito madei ema'oi ka. After that I gave thanks to the father in heaven. Mo madei aioropoi'o-ka. I have run out of words. (sem. domains: 3.5.1 - Say.) comp. oriomade
madio v often, usually Badare'e ri tamu rautu-ka, mia titi-titi-kaumo. Ri kopoi-da emiei tuti-ha ora'oia madio-kaumo. Butterflies have wings that are colourful. They always rest on flowers and look for nectar. Ara odi ru ga'u aiboka, ubiro ti'o-ra goro-rai raiboi mimotuti madiodumo emerai oaduo-ka. This story is the same, whether telling how people weave mats or baskets. syn: diodio. (sem. domains: 8.4 - Time.)
magari n post hole digger
magari n wallaby-like animal
magaribada (var. ragaribada) n ridgecap (sem. domains: 6.5.1.1 - House.)
magore (var. ma'ore) n bamboo knife (sem. domains: 6.2 - Agriculture.)
mahepa (var. maehapa) n tree species (sem. domains: 1.5.1 - Tree.)
mahua [-HL] n feast Ka mahuai ra'aimo, ore, ore du mahuai And we made a feast, a feast of grubs and grub sago. (sem. domains: 5.2 - Food.)
mahumo n barbed arrow ga'ai ra mahumo rai bow and arrows (sem. domains: 6.7 - Tool.)