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cabbagegomna 2nthe heart of a palm which can be eatenma'ima'i gomnacoconut heartgolu gomnalimbum palm heartThe heart of the coconut palm and the limbum palm can be eaten as a kind of cabbage. This is sometimes called "millionaires salad" because the removal of the palm heart inevitably kills the coconut tree.gomna, ma'ima'i 2NPcoconut cabbage{Ma'ima'i gomna} is the sprouting inner heart of the coconut palm which is edible, like a blanched salad. Compare {ma'ima'i ininna}.6.2.1.7.1Growing coconuts5.2.3.1.4Food from leaves
cabbage heart of palmgomna 1ncabbage heart of palmGomna: mate tapa'au ini fwaufwau pa'adi yai mate gomna.In regard to the palm heart: at the base of crown's new shoots is the palm heart.
Cacatua galeritaKehoi 4nCacatua galeritaFemales and males are called Wahaheya. They are a bit big. They are white, and on their crest they are yellow. Their beaks are black. They eat Hwaifu, coconuts and corn. They nest in holes in trees. Their eggs are white and ??ov. synWadaheya 1
calamityiwala 2ncalamity
calfbulumakau natuna 1NPcalfYo au lau, be bulumakau natuna loholohona au wunui. Haba mataꞌasi te ginauli!Go and kill a nice calf. We will have a feast!
callkawa 1preVcall (to)
call "wowo"wowoweni 1Vincall "wowo" (to)ov. synhatiyawe
call backyoga fuyoVincall back, toYo fede, waihin wa ya gayo ya fuyo eee--, gelegele yai. Sa yoga fuyo lisina, Itebom,And so the woman [waded] back across, until she reached the beach. And they called back to her, and said,yoga~fuyoVincall back (to)Yo fede, waihin wa ya gayo ya fuyo eee--, gelegele yai. Sa yoga~fuyo lisina, Itebom,And so the woman [waded] back across, until she reached the beach. And they called back to her, and said,
call downyoga~lidiVincall down (to)Na ya yoga~lidi, iyen, "Buluhagalagala, um somo yai?"And he called down and said, "Buluhagalagala, where are you?"
call down misfortune on someoneabi fadawa'unudi 3abi2Vtrcall down misfortune on someone (to)Abu'awa sa liuliuhwa'en, be ya abi-fadawa'unudi.They laughed at the tree kangaroo, ans so he hexed them.Seems to imply that misfortune is called down on someone because they did show proper respect.
call herfayoga 2Vtrcall her (to)
call himfayoga 3Vtrcall him (to)
call one anotherfaigwanegwaneidi 1Vrecipcall one another (to)Said of birds calling out to one another.
call outyoga1 1Vincall out (to)Ma'esega na, Ibwau ya yoga. Mahudo'idi sa eno guli, yo fede, imo wa ya tala'a.At once Rat shouted. Everyone leaned over, and with that, the taro was pulled out."Ena E yoga, yawa, '1, 2, 3!' mate te eno~guli, mahudo'ida."When I shout "I, 2, 3' them we will lean over, all of us."yoga fafuyodimayoga hasayoga~gogondimacomp.yoga~lau lisinayogaiyama
call out againyoga~bodaVincall out again (to)Na ya yoga~boda.But he called out again.Yo E yoga-boda, yawa, "Tinagu!"And I called out again, I said, "My mother!"
call out again,yoga bodaVincall out again,
call out toyoga lau 1Vincall out to (to)Na ya yoga lau natuna lebena, iyen, "Haba E sae Delina, E oi'asu. Then he called out to his child and said, "I am going over to Delina to smoke some fish."
call over to someoneyoga~laucall over to someone (to)Ya yoga~lau wahadi lisina, iyen, "U laoma, Tautaula'i te saguhi be ada imo te suluhi."She called over to her grandson and said, "You come, We are helping our old man so we can pull up this taro."ov. synyoga1 2walauiyogai
call someonefayoga 1Vtrcall someone (to)Yo fede wahadi ana fuya sa dui. Gwama wa ya lau lofuna ya fayoga be ya laoma.And so they sent their grandson for his turn.The boy went to his sister and called her and they she came.yoga~hitin 2Vtrcall someone (to)
call someone a dogkawa 'wayowa'enVtrcall someone a dog (to)Na doga te kawa 'wayowa'en mate ata'atahina ya heyaya.And when we call a person a dog, its sound is bad.
call someone a friendkawa~hida'en 1Vtrcall someone a friend (to)
call someone barrenkawa~hamohamoꞌafiyenhamoꞌafiVtrcall someone barren (to)Elisabeta haba natuna ya yosi ena tinatinalaꞌi yai. In moho dodoga sa kawa~hamohamoꞌafiyen mate aho ite ena nawalahi faligigi~esega. Elizabeth will give birth to a child in her old age. Though people have called her barren, and now she is in her sixth month.2.6.3.8Fertile, infertile
call someone Lordkawa~guyauwenVtrcall someone Lord (to)
call someone ones child againkawa~natu~fuyoVObjInccall someone ones child again (to)Tabu u kawa~natu~fuyo ai lisigu. U abigu doha yau em tau paisowa dodogadi.Don't call me your child again, Take me like I am one of your servants.
call somone hitheryogaiyamayoga1Vtrcall somone hither (to)Yo fede, ya yogaiyama be ya fatiꞌoi, And so he called him in and questioned him,
call them backyoga~fafuyodimaVtrcall them back (to)Afa efada mahudo'idi hinaga haba te yoga~fafuyodima.We will call all of our kinsmen back here also.
call them to come back hitheryoga fafuyodimayoga1Vtrcall them to come back hither (to)Afa efada mahudo'idi hinaga haba te yoga~fafuyodima.We will call all of our kinsmen back here also.
call them togethergogo'idimaVtrcall them together (to)yoga~gogondima-gogo1yoga1Vtrcall them together (to)Haba afa haidam yo falem tau miya wa yoga~gogondima,You will call of your friends and neighbors together.
call up toyoga hasahasaVincall up to (to)Yo fede taumoho wa ya yoga hasa, iye, “Haba wa dago lau ai somo?” ‎And so the man called up there and said, ‎"To where will you jump?"
callingyoga1 2Vincalling (to be)Hisu Niyaniyau Solasolana yai, amainiya ya poupouli [ale'alele]. Na ya yogayoga.He was floating there in the channel at Hisu Niyaniyau, and he was calling out.ov. synwalauiyogaiyoga~lauyoga fafuyodimayoga hasayoga~gogondimacomp.yoga~lau lisinayogaiyama
calmnuwatalu 2ncalmdoga nuwanuwatalunatalu 5Vincalm (to be)na ma'esega, Yesu ya mwaito~afulen, nuwanuwadi yai, na iyen, "Nuwamiu sa talu."and at once Jesus was standing there in front of them, and he said, "Let your minds be settled."
calm by speakingliba~fadaumwaliVtrcalm by speaking (to)Yesu Gabogabo ya Liba~Fadaumwali Jesus Calms the Sea by his Speaking
camelkamela 1ncamelTau angafu mate, ena kamela mahudo'idi sa angafuhidi.As for the thieves, they stole all of his camels.Diyon ena leli ya li'odi mate kamela olodi yai ya ginaulidi,As for John's garments which he wrapped around himself, he made them of camel's hair,
camelskamela 2ncamels
cantini 3ntin can
CanaanKananaCanaanAbelaham ena golowa hesana Lota. Ma'ena sa lau Kanana.Abraham's nephew was named Lot. He went with him to Canaan.Isalaela Yaubada sa ta'ai mulimuliyen. Sa lau'u'ula lau, Kanana edi oitau lisidi.The Israelites turned their backs on God, they prayed to the idols of the Canaanites.{Kanana} is a general name for the land to which Abraham migrated and which the descendants of Abraham later conquered.
canemahina 2ncanetu'e 2ncaneuwe2ncane variety, a large variety of cane, about the diameter of a man's thumb.uwe lofalofa ya feli, na duhuna esega ya you fafabwai'u'u, ya mahanoma.He pulled a long cane and he coiled up one end and arrived.Tamagu uwe ya peiyama.My father threw us the cane.
cane polekewala1 1ncane pole
cane toadso'u 2ncane toad
cane varietyguwalincane varietyHige gonowana kuhou or wain u losi ai guwaliIt is not possible to pick figs or grapes from a cane bush.
cange someone's heartliba~fabigabiga2 2change someone's heart (to)Diyakobo ya gadosisiyen, be ena fanuha bena nuwana ya liba fabigabigahe loved Jacob, and so he wanted to bring change (lit: speak softness) into his heart.
cannibalan'antauna 1SUkaikaitauncannibalov. syntau an'antau 1ov. syntau an'antau 3tau an'antau 1tau an'antau 1SUtau kaikaitauncannibalO hige gonowana ta lau pa'ana tinagu ne'i ni, dodoga ya an'andi. Ibe aho te lau, be ya anim.>Oh, it's not possible for us to go because my mother there, she eats people. If now, we were to go, she would eat you.ov. synan'antauna 4an'antauna 1ov. synan'antauna 1
cannot do ithige agu loge 3NPcannot do it
canoegebondugout canoe without outriggerIn saga tau itawatanina. Hesana Peliman. In dodoga tau-fadohedi, ai gebo.He looks after the river. he is named Ferryman. He's the one who gets people across in a dugout canoe.Ilondouble-hulled canoeYo fede, waga luwaga ya tadidi. Hesa "Ilo," na hesa "Waga'u'e." And then he carved two canoes. One was called "ilo" a double-hulled canoe,and the other was called "waga'u'e, a planked sailing canoe.Waga'u'enplanked sailing canoeYo fede, waga luwaga ya tadidi. Hesa "Ilo," na hesa "Waga'u'e." And then he carved two canoes, one was a double hulled canoe callked "Ilo" and the other was a planked sailing canoe called "Waga'u'e."
can'ttabu1 2NEGcan'tHaba hamahewa am 'e antoha, na tabu agu u leyama, pa'ana hamahewa yau nubaigu.When you catch a possum, don't bring me any to eat, because possum is my cousin.Poidaili mate fafalau-gagayona. Lau-gagayo mate, tabu wawahin ti laoma tatau edi tefa.They made a rule about the room divider. The rule was that women can not come over to the men's side.
CapernaumKapanayumnCapernaumWaga yai sa gelu, be sa dohe fiyo gabogabo yai. Kapanayum sa lau haluhalului.The traveled by boat, and they went back across the sea. They headed for the vicinity of Capernaum.
captureantoha 5HABcapture (habitual action, non-specific object)Haba hamahewa am 'e antoha, na tabu agu u leyama, pa'ana hamahewa yau nubaigu.When you catch a possum, don't bring me any to eat, because possum is my cousin.antoha 6AntiPcapture (repeated incidents, individual object not specified)Ni'a 'e antoha mate, ema howo 'e ginauli. be amainiya 'e howoidi.As for the game we captured, we made a rack for smoking it, and smoked it right there.Simon ma hidana Andeleya, hama sa an'antoha edi hagida yai.Simon with his brother Andrew, they were catching fish in their net.ov. synyo'o 5toha 3tohaiVtrcapture (to)comp.salai toha2
capture in s netona 2Vtrcapture in a net (to)Suwana wa ya ona, na ya ona asaha, be ya lau.They netted the wild pig, but they netted him in vain, and he went.
capture of somethingtohatohaina 3gercapture of something (the)Au lau watanigu, haba dodoga sidohana tohatahaina E fatalahamiu.You follow after me, (and) I will command you how to be catching people.