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abba-bañkuñ

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[abba-bãkũ] n. great-grandfather

adiñ diñji

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[adĩ dĩɉi] n. black hair

aha fiifi’

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[aha ʎiiʎiɁ] adj. horrifying

ala’ la’pù

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[alaɁ laɁpù] n. fist

ami’ mi’byo

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[amiɁ miɁbjo] n. eyelash

ami’ mi’tiñ

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[amiɁ miɁtĩ] n. eyelid

aziñ ziñpvr

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[aɲĩ ɲĩpǝr] n. nipple

bwjé bwjé

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[bɨɉé bɨɉé] adj. many; in large numbers; profuse; copious

bwza-bwza

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[bɨɲa-bɨɲa] adj. silky; delicate; soft

caaqe’-caaqe’

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[caaŋeɁ-caaŋeɁ] adj. intense; stinging

cañcañ

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[cãcã] adj. cold (to the touch); chilly; gelid

ce’ce’

[ceɁceɁ] adj. stubborn, obstinate

ciciñ

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[cicĩ] n. a variety of ritual (esp. to ward off malevolent spirit)

coga-coga

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[coga-coga] adv. waddling; manner of walking with short steps and swaying motion

daare’ re’ke

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[daareɁ reɁke] n. lower rack over the fireplace

Example: Photo by Tage Kanno

dapo pogyañ

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[dapo pogjã] n. an altar erected during a community penalty or to announce such a penalty

darw’ pyabya

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[darɨɁ pjabja] adv. clean; pure; clear

dazi caca

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[daɲi caca] n. a small variety of cicada

dwdw’

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[dɨdɨɁ] v. poisoned (by eating)

dwdw’ tahiñ

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[dɨdɨɁ tahĩ] n. poisonous mushroom

fapu pufe

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[ʎapu puʎe] n. an ordinary customary white shawl

gaga

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[gaga] adj. quarrelsome

gyapya-gyasa

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[gjapja-gjasa] v. spread by throwing

gyu-gyuro

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[gju-gjuro] n. trachea

haaso haaso

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[haaso haaso] adj. slow; sluggish

haaso haaso

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[haaso haaso] adv. slowly; sluggishly

hafañ sañxañ mefañ

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[haʎã sãxã meʎã] n. hibiscus (Hibiscus rosasinensis)

hogya gyamu

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[hogja gjamu] n. clouded leopard

ipo’ po’li

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[ipoɁ poɁli] n. yeast used for preparation of new batches of yeasts

je’me’

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[ɉeɁmeɁ] adj. flat; deflatted

jigjiro

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[ɉigɉiro] n. kind of a traditional shawl

jihi’ rara

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[ɉihiɁ rara] adj. silent; peaceful

jiji

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[ɉiɉi] adj. blue

jiji kwna

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[ɉiɉi kɨna] adj. bluish

jijiñ tayiñ

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[ɉiɉĩ tajĩ] n. a kind of dragonfly

jiñko jiñko

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[ɉĩko ɉĩko] adj. lanky; tall and thin

jojo ro’po

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[ɉoɉo roɁpo] n. a kind of a small bird

juju

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[ɉuɉu] n. winnowing

kado-lili

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[kado-lili] adv. publicly; in everybody’s full view

kaka

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[kaka] v. have a look at; examine; inspect; scrutinize

kaka-taka

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[kaka-taka] v. take stock of; make enquiries

kami-kami

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[kami-kami] adv. in front of one’s eye

karpo-popi alo

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[karpo-popi alo] n. Saturday

ko’ro’

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[koɁroɁ] n. traditional relationship usually the maternal uncle to whom a portion of the sacrificial animal is offered

kone kone

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[kone kone] n. ? one by one

kore-kore

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[kore-kore] adv. with short quick steps

kosi’ kosi’

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[kosiɁ kosiɁ] pron. one after the other

kwlo’ kwlo’

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[kɨloɁ kɨloɁ] adj. glossy

kwra raadu

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[kɨra raadu] n. chestnut

la’ta’

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[laɁtaɁ] n. short stick usually used as a weapon for beating or throwing=

lañjañ

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[lãɉã] n. base of the head; nape of the neck

li lilañ

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[li lilã] n. cicada (Cicadidae)

Example: Photo by Tage Kanno

li’ki’-li’ko

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[liɁkiɁ-liɁko] adv. showy; flirty

luluñ

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[lulũ] v. frighten by speaking; scare; intimidate

muku kuli

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[muku kuli] n. seed of tobacco plant

myamya

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[mjamja] n. antique brass plate

myamya pwro

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[mjamja pɨro] n. plated bamboo basket for storing the myamya brass plate

nene

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[nene] n. bruise; contusion; black and blue mark

nunu

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[nunu] pron. second person plural pronoun

nunuko

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[nunuko] pron. at your (place); second person plural pronoun, possessive case

nunukw’

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[nunukɨɁ] pron. yours; second person plural pronoun, genitive case

nunumi

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[nunumi] pron. you (plural); second person plural pronoun, accusative case

nunupa

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[nunupa] pron. for you (plural); second person plural pronoun, purpostive case

nw’rw’

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[nɨɁrɨɁ] v. run into somebody

papa’

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[papaɁ] v. cut off or chop off

paro’ ro’nw

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[paroɁ roɁnɨ] n. hen

paro’ ro’po

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[paroɁ roɁpo] n. cock; rooster

pilañ rañbañ

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[pilã rãbã] adj. yellowish

poli-poli

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[poli-poli] adv. rapidly; swiftly

poqe-poqe

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[poŋe-poŋe] adj. varied; diverse

pwgya gyapúu

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[pɨgja gjapúu] n. wreathed hornbill (Aceros undulatus)

pwsa saamañ

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[pɨsa saamã] n. pine needle

pwsa saaxu

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[pɨsa saaxu] n. pine cone

pyapyuñ

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[pjapjũ] adv. together; in collaboration; in cooperation; jointly

pyarpya’

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[pjarpjaɁ] v. unfold

pyo’xo’

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[pjoɁxoɁ] v. have a different opinion

riri tami

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[riri tami] n. a variety of creeper used as a vegetable; Chinese creeper (Mikania micrantha)

roqe roqe

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[roŋe roŋe] adv. sometimes; off and on

sa’ka-sa’ka

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[saɁka-saɁka] v. hesitate; be uncertain; be of two minds

sañxañ

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[sãxã] n. border post

sañxañ mefañ

sañxañ mefañ
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[sãxã meʎã] n. a variety of fencing plant; privet (Ligustrum ovalifolium)

Example: Photo by Tage Kanno

sisi

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[sisi] n. now

sosi’-sosi’

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[sosiɁ-sosiɁ] adv. in a line; one after the other

susumomo

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[susumomo] adj. disappointed; dispirited; downcast

swbi bidw

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[sɨbi bidɨ] n. a variety of monkey

swbi bisvr

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[sɨbi bisǝr] n. a variety of monkey

tano-gogo

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[tano-gogo] n. snail

tarlar

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[tarlar] n. peacock

taya rara

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[taja rara] adj. quite; deserted

tañkañ

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[tãkã] adv. drink or smoke for a long time

tusi’-tusi’

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[tusiɁ-tusiɁ] adv. one after the other

tutu nanu

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[tutu nanu] n. bumble bee

tutu popo

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[tutu popo] adj. impulsive; impetuous; reckless

tw’li tw’li

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[tɨɁli tɨɁli] adv. frequently; again and again; over and over again

twp pwpw

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[tɨp pɨpɨ] n. Himalayan cuckoo (Cuculus saturatus)

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xañxañ

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[xãxã] adv. firmly; fervently; forcefully

xañxañ-dwrañ

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[xãxã-dɨrã] adv. firmly; fervently; forcefully

yamu muku

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[jamu muku] n. smoke

za’za’

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[ɲaɁɲaɁ] adv. slow; sluggish

ákó-ákó

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[ákó-ákó] pron. one by one; one after the other