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ra (sp. var. na) n 1thing 2fish
ra-bari (sp. var. rabari) n greens Umui ro pitoi ema'oi ka: "Ru'ai ho'u behai ha ita ora'oiadio ka, rabari kaupa'e. Then Dog cursed Cuscus: "You will have only the tops of trees to hunt in, and have to fill up on green leaves. Ri iho rabari kaumo pamahi. ?? (sem. domains: 6.2 - Agriculture.)
ra-bia (sp. var. rabia) adv 1not something, nothing 2not the thing to do, don't do it Himia otoi to odoi rabia. Don't go off on foot by yourself. Ara dui iho rabia, memiho-ka. Hu'urei-ro iho-kaumo. Don't eat this food, it's not good. Flies are all over it. TB ubi kekai-da emidio rabia, ri urei ema'oi-da. Do not sit close to TB patients when they cough. (sem. domains: 9.1.2 - Do.)
ra-kuku n variety of sago (sem. domains: 1.5.2.1 - Sago.)
ra'aibou (var. ra'aiboi) adv how Ara odi ru mo himia hi'a oroi'ioi roaduo, mo ra'aiboi remidio epuito mia, io'u rarie. This story is about my own life, how I have lived from the time when I was a child until now. Ro ra'aibou ma'ai-ka? What happened to you? Re obo gimoi ra'aibou-da omahoroi-rie? How is diarrhoea caused? TB Gimo rautu merei-ro ra'aibou ema'ai ma'ai mere ata eito? How will a person with TB give it to someone else? TB gimo rautu ubi ra'aibou ere'ai ma'ai-dumo ri tupida? How will a person with TB feel in his body? Ra'aiboi-ra himioi-da dui itai obo i'auti. How come we don't cook or fetch water during the day? (sem. domains: 9.1.5 - General adverbs.)
ra'ati n mosquito, gnat (sem. domains: 1.6.1.7 - Insect.)
ra'ati-gimo n malaria Ro tairamui tiato-ra, ro ra'ati-gimoi eme'ai a'ai. If you do not have a mosquito net, you will get malaria. (sem. domains: 2.5.1 - Sick.)
ra'ibau (var. ra'ibou) interrog what Ka pitoi-ro umui ato hetai-ka, "Ro ra'ibau ma'ai-ka." And the cuscus asked the dog, "What happened to you?" (sem. domains: 9.2.3.4 - Question words.)
ra'iboi adv how Ra'iboi-ra himioi-da dui itai obo i'auti? Why don't we cook or fetch water during the day? Ara odi ru mo himia hi'a oroi'ioi roaduo, mo ra'iboi remidio epuito mia, io'u rarie. This story is about my own life, how I've lived from the time I was a child until now. (sem. domains: 9.1.5 - General adverbs.)
ra'ibou (var. ra'ibou-da) var. of ra'ibau
ra'o adv so much Pitoi hepatoi orai ra'o, tamai rautu ora'ora-ha. The poor cuscus's ears were bleeding so much his fur was covered in blood. Ru heamo umui-ro obodidioi omahoroi ka. A'o merekehi aiha pobodidio, pobodidio, a'o merekehi horai ra'o ... Suddenly a wild dog started to chase him. The boy started to run faster and faster but he got very puffed ...
ra'u interrog what Ara rai ra'u ra? What's this? Irai mo ra'u ra? So what am I? Miro mamui omadu'o bia ru ra'u iraromo bomoi eito. Miro did not let his mother know what he had been thinking about the pig. (sem. domains: 9.2.3.4 - Question words.)
ra'urie interrog what? Mo ra'urie? What am I? (sem. domains: 9.2.3.4 - Question words.)
raamu (sp. var. ramu) n elder brother (sem. domains: 4.1.9 - Kinship.)
raaraa (sp. var. rara) n 1things Ka merekehi re rarai ide'ai ka motoi da. We put the baby and the things in the house. (sem. domains: 7.2.4 - Travel.) 2clothes
raarai omiourioi v put clothes on Mo mamui ro mo rarai omomiourioi ka, odu'ai ka ata odoi aike oboi eito. My mother put my clothes on, and told me not to go down any more. (sem. domains: 5.3.7 - Wear clothing.)
raarie (sp. var. rarie) var. of araarie
raba n rubber, plastic, something made of rubber or plastic obo raba IV drip (sem. domains: 2.5.1 - Sick.)
raba-ru'a n rubber tree (sem. domains: 1.5.1 - Tree.)
rabari sp. var. of ra-bari
rabea n tree species (sem. domains: 1.5.1 - Tree.)
rabia sp. var. of ra-bia
rabo'u n tree species (with fruit) (sem. domains: 1.5.1 - Tree.)