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dancele'i 1le'ile'i pilipiliVindance (to)tau le'i 1gerdance (ones who)Ai tau le'i loloho, in moho wana yai, gadomai sa heyaya.We are good dancers, but in regard to singing, our voices are bad.
dance mixed uple'ile'i pilipilipilipili1le'iVindance mixed up (to)Ai kin, mate ema anhewahewali, 'e le'ile'i pilipili bena wawahin 'e fabe'udi yo wisiyamai 'e anfafa'ita'edi.We kings in our handsome appearance, dance around so that we might knock the females out and show them our adornments.
dancerstau le'i 2gerdancers
dancesle'ile'indances
dancingle'i 2le'ile'i pilipiligerdancing
dancing placeaba le'igerdancing placeHaisamai ema aba le'i nu'una mate ginauli hesa - hesa yai 'e fapasa.As for some of us, we decorate our dancing area with various things.
dancing skirtmagololo 2dancing skirtEna nogi magololo ya li'o mate, na tine'eu wa, ma esega ena nogi ya li'o mate, nenena doha tiyai,she unfastened her colored skirt, and all at once, when she unfastened her skirt, her appearance was like a bird of paradise.{Magalolo} is a multi-colored dancing skirt made of stringlike fibers which come from a pandanus root. [CHECK THIS]nogi magololo 1NPdancing skirt
darknessma kamukamumunaCOMin darknessBobonna hola nu'u ma kamukamumuna, mate tatau luwaga sa luhulau bebedula hesa ganahewana yai be sa alasimo.The next day when the place was still in darkenss, then the two men went inside another pig net and hid themselves.
daulodaulo 1ndaulo tree speciesEdi luma la'ila'i duwaduwalina yai oyagina mate hesana daulo.In the middle of their large village was a tree called a Daulo tree.{Daulo} is a kind of tree which grows quite large and bears a small edible fruit.daulo 2ntree species (daulo)1.5.1Tree
dawnmala ya tom 3malatomCLdawn (to be)
daylahai 1ndayanthwalahwalala 1antkamumu1 2antmailafi 1antlahai la'i yaianti'ipa1antmaimailafi yaiantantmaihona2 4antmaimailafi1ov. syndedeaho itelahai 3ndaylahai hudo'i ya tubu ya laolaoma be huyama wa hige ti fapaisowa-wananahai.Another day has begun and it is coming to (the time) when they do not really use "huyama" cane.{Lahai}used here in the sense of "a period in time in history."anthwalahwalala yaiantantmaimailafi yaianti'ipa yai 1antmaihona yaiantlahai la'i yai
day breaksmala ya tom 1malatomCLday breaksSa oi be mala ya tom, be oyagi wa ya susu fiyofiyo.The cut it, and then day broke, and the tree grew back together.
daybreakwalatam lahalahai, aidaybreakBwagana, iꞌipa atipuna ya mahano e ai walatam lahalahai.Even if it's the middle of the night he arrives or with the approach of day.
daylightmala ya tom 2malatomCLdaylight (to be)
daytimelahai 2ndaytimeLahaina esegana, na maimailafina mate maihala ya sina-fiyo. Hige walolona habahim ya bulu.It was one day, and then in the afternoon, the sun shone again. It wasn't long and then it set [sank].
deadpe'i1 1Vindead (to be)pe'i2 1agu pe'igerdeadpe'i2 2agu pe'iadjdeadpe'ipe'ina 1partdeadpe'ipe'ina 2partdead, beingNa gwama mate pe'ipe'ina, na ya fafaliba lidiyenBut as for the boy, he was dead, and he was speaking down to him.
dead ripe, to be)funufunuhi, nanau 2NPdead ripe (to be)Ana asai mate, dabayalona yai doha ya ota'ota, be ya nanau funufunuhi yo.As for his bananas, they were resting on his shoulder, and they were dead ripe.
deafdo'o'do'ondeaf-muteov. synbeyatutu 4beyatutu 1
deaf personbeyatutu 1ndeaf personov. syndo'o'do'o
decorate itfapasaVtrdecorate it (to)Haisamai ema aba le'i nu'una mate ginauli hesa - hesa yai 'e fapasa.Others of us decorate our dancing place with various things.
decorative accessories to apparelwisiya 2fafawisiyamaindecorative accessories to apparel
dedicate themfatabuwedi 1Vtrdedicate them (to)Wawaya tatau sa tubu~bwaꞌi mate bena sa fatabuwedi Guyau ai lebena.In regard to the first born sons, they are to set them apart as holy to the Lord.
deepipu1 2ndeep waterHidadi, ipu yai sa lau-afulen. Sa timuli, na hidadi muli yai ya poupouli o ale'alele.They left their friend in the water. They turned and their friend was behind them, just floating along.
deep poolipu1 3ndeep pool
deeps, thegabotum 3nopen sea
defecateko'e1 1Vindefecate (to)Hige i mamaidi. Yena ya ko'edi, ginaulidi sa in bodaIt doesn't chew them. When it deposits its feces, the things grow again....fuya haisadi, be doga ya lau, ya ko'e, na ena anta'ata'ai yai, na ya le'o fahi....some times when a person goes and defecates, and at his place of squatting, it [the bird] lunges out.
defecate in somethinglau ko'eko'eiVtrdefecate in something (to)
DelinaDelinanDelinaMwakakelo Tanotano wa ya sae Delina Bwanaluwana, hama ya oi'asu.Mwakakelo Tanotano was going over to Delina Island to smoke fish.Delina is a small coastal island near Suau.
denies metau faleleꞌegufalelefalele'engerone who denies meIn moho in dogana tau faleleꞌegu dodoga matadi yai haba E faleleꞌen Yaubada ena anelu mamatadi yai.  But the person who denies me before the eyes of people, I will deny him before the eyes of God and his angels.
deny himfalele'entau faleleꞌeguVtrdeny him (to)In moho in dogana tau faleleꞌegu dodoga matadi yai haba E faleleꞌen Yaubada ena anelu mamatadi yai. But the person who denies me before the eyes of people, I will deny him before the eyes of God and his angels.
deny somethingfaleletau faleleꞌeguVtrdeny something (to)Dodoga mate sa falele. Yo fede Pita iyen,. . .The people denied it, so Peter said,. . .
deposit fecesko'e1 2Vindeposit feces (to)ov. synlau~ko'e 1lau~ko'e 2
descendleta1 1Vindescend (to)
descend hitherward, totulube'um 2Vindescend hitherward (to)Fulugam u abi, be ai aba tutu fapatum ni, u tulu be'um!Use your strength and come down off from that place where they nailed you.
descendantslaulauwewena 1ndescendantsAdam laulauwewena dodogadi mate, Satani ena laulau sa lau watan.As for the people who were Adam's descendants, they followed after the ways of Satan.Isamayeli haba nanatuna sa ouli, yo laulauwewena haba ya tadada.Ishmael will have many children and his discendants will be spread out.mulita 3gerdescendantsNa sidohana be wasa te E falibamiu pa'ana umi hiti mulita sai, na pilipilidai te hige u siba,...But how then (can) I tell you this information, because whoever of you are the last generation, and you do not know this story,...
descendentslaulauwewena 3ndesicendents (ones)ulutubu 2ndescendentsBuhutu dodogadi adi ulutubu edi luma abi'abidi doha ite.The things which the ancestors of the Buhutu people used for their houses were like this.Ewa, afananatuna mate ita ada ulutubu.Eve, her children are the ancestors of us.
descent (place of)an leta lidi 4ngoing down (place of
desertnuꞌu pitapitalinaNPdesertYena yaluwa heyayana doga ya lau~afulen, ya lau nuꞌu pitapitalina yai, aba~miya ya yoꞌo.When an evil spirit leaves a person, he goes to a desert area and hunts for a place to live.
desertedatipuna yai 10PPdeserted area
deserted houseailuma 3ndeserted houseI lau ailuma yai ie eno.she went and slept in the (deserted) house.Ibe ai somo wa fati'o be te eno edi ailuma?Is there anywhere we can ask and see if we can sleep in their (cook) house?
desirefanuwaVindesire (to)
destroy someone, totabe 1Vtrdestroy someone (to)
destroy somethingtabe 2Vtrdestroy something (to)
destroying themanfaheyayaidiVtrdestroying them (to be)Kampani lala'i haisa sa laoma eda nu'u yai be tana'ai oyagidi sa anfaheyayaidi. Some big companies come to our place and then they destroy the trees in the jungle.
dienuꞌanuꞌanaVindie (be about to)Natugu waiwaihin mate nuꞌanuꞌana.My daughter is about to die.pe'i1 2Vindie (to)Na ginauli wa ya hasaema, mate yau haba nuwana haba E pe'i.But the "thing" came up, and then I thought that I might die.antfamwahuli2
differenthudo'i 4pei~hudoꞌiyenDETdifferent
different (in appearance or other characteristics)hudo'i 5pei~hudoꞌiyenDETdifferent (in appearance or other characteristics)Hei, Hola au laoma be doga hudo'i au ita. Saluma hidadi?"Hey. You just come and see this different-looking fellow. Whose companion is he?
difficultpo'i 2Vindifficult (to be)antgigibwali2 1antadidili4ov. synbelubelu