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ya1yasmRE1heheheGoma wa ya gela~lau, aho ya sala wa, aho ya siba ha'a.The boy ran awauy, and now when he eas digging, he already understood (what they were tryig to do).2sheshesheyo fede tinagu ya tan palapa.and then my mother was really crying.3itititOyagi wa ya balelem palapa.The tree really flamed up.Oyagi ya yaidi, yo nu'ula ya faheyayadi.It [the windstorm] knocks down trees, and it destroys the bush.Buka 'e bui, na usa ea ota-esegahi. yo borowada ya wewe~esegahi hinaga be hige ai paipaisoa, ...We translate the Book, but the rains have held on, and the floods have continued also, se we are not working, ...Na ite Sabati te hinaga, ena ea siuhwalo haba 'e lau Wagawaga, 'e lau'u'ula. Mate, ema antaumana wasana.And on this Sunday also, if it is dry weather, we will go to Wagawaga for church. that is the news about our church visitation.
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ya 'wasinaya 'wasinaits bleedingits bleedingits bleedingov. syn'wasina 1wasinagu ya didilidi
ya an ya ofiya an ya ofifinish eatingfinish eatingfinish eatingov. synani'i 3an ma'uda 2an fa'ofian ofi'iov. synan fa'ofian ofi'iani'i 1ov. synan fa'ofian ofi'i
ya boga'iyaya boga'iyaov. synbogagu ya yahayaha2 2bogagu ya sese3bogagu ya yahayaha4mohafu
ya boga'iya"ya boga'iya"
ya goBB ofyawaDA ofyawa
ya'iya'iVtrknock something down (to)knock something down (to)knock something down, toNanatum sa matamata'asi, na hwayahwayau la'ila'i ya towa, be luma ya ya'i, yo fede, mahudo'idi sa sa'i, be sa pe'iHis children were feasting and a big wind blew and knocked the house down and all of them were (crushed??) and died.
Ya'ilemaYa'ilema1Purple Swamp HenPurple Swamp HenPurple Swamp Hen2Dusky MoorhenDusky MoorhenDusky Moorhen
ya'oya'onbig tree with long pointed leaves and a "nice appearance."big tree with long pointed leaves and a "nice appearance."tree species
ya'oya'oya'oya'on1cleared gardencleared gardencleared garden2garden area which is clearedgarden area which is clearedgarden area which is clearedMa'esega mate, adi ya'oya'o mahudo'ina ya ofi. Abi'abina ese'esegana doha: an'oi yo uma.Wth that all of their garden clearing was finished. The one-time activity was like this: striking [down] and planting.A garden which is at the cleared stage before planting
ya'uya'u1Vtrdig it, todig it, to2nmound, itsmound, its
ya'unaya'unanmound (bushfowl's)mound (bushfowl's)mound (bushfowl's)Ena nohi doha kwalauto na hesana ya'una Welou.It's nest is like that of the scrubfowl and is called a Welou mound.
yabahayabahan1forest (old growth)forest (old growth)forest, old growthAmaite'i mate yabaha yo oya yo bom.There there are old growth forest, mountains aand swampy pools.2jungle (old growth)jungle (old growth)jungle, old growth
YabahanaYabahananYabahana, a place nameYabahana, a place nameYabahanaYabahana 'e laufi ee-- oya 'e finahe.we set off for Yabahana. and we kept going until we ascended (the mountain).
YabuahinaYabuahinan1YabuahinaYabuahinaYabuahina2traditional godtraditional godtraditional god3god, traditionalgod, traditionalgod, traditional
YabuahineYabuahinen1YabuahineYabuahineYabuahineov. synTaumudalele 4Yaubada 1Tamada2Keliso 1YesuGuyau 1Taumudalele 1Taufwauov. synYaubada 1Tamada2Keliso 1YesuGuyau 1Taumudalele 1Taufwauov. synGuyau 3Yaubada 1Tamada2Keliso 1YesuGuyau 1Taumudalele 1Taufwauov. synKeliso 2Yaubada 1Tamada2Keliso 1YesuGuyau 1Taumudalele 1Taufwauov. synTamada1 2Yaubada 1Tamada2Keliso 1YesuGuyau 1Taumudalele 1Taufwauov. synGodYaubada 1Tamada2Keliso 1YesuGuyau 1Taumudalele 1Taufwau2deity (a female)deity (a female)deity (a female)ov. synYaubada 1Tamada2Keliso 1YesuGuyau 1Taumudalele 1Taufwau
yadayadan1cloudscloudscloudsFuya heyaya ena fuya tubu mate galewa yadadi sa dubaduba, hwayahwayau la'ila'i ya towa.When a time of bad weather begins, the clouds of the sky are blackened and a big wind blows.Ya tauyamuhi, yada ganahewana yaihe was hidden inside the clouds.1.1.3.2Cloud2cloudcloudcloud