Txuvanu to English Dictionary


83 Txuvanu words listed.

------------ a a a ------------
aPART(Indirect Object)heads the indirect object noun phrase
abaCARDone
abalADVonce
abal e inuteIDonce or twice
once in a while; now and then
Lit: once and again
abanORDfirst
~aiSUFX(genitive); of; belonging toGenitive case ending on class I nouns
alePRONherPersonal pronoun "she" as indirect object
AlisNAMEAlice
anuxNOUNsister
asapereADVsuddenly; unexpectedly
------------ b b b ------------
banADVthenat that time
banixPOLYpleasure
bend-VERBgive to
boxt-NOUNchapter
------------ d d d ------------
dim-VERBhave; possess; hold
diwaCONJif; whether
doPART(Direct Object)heads the direct object noun phrase
doxCARDthree
duPREPof***Note to self: usage is not clear on this word.
------------ e e e ------------
eCONJand
ekeADVnot
enamPREPinto; entering
eskarand-VERBpay for; repay
etuePRONitPersonal pronoun as direct object
------------ f f f ------------
fiPRONINominative personal pronoun
------------ h h h ------------
harom-VERBtry; attempt
hiPARTthat; which; whoIntroduces a dependant clause. See grammar for rules of usage.
hiban-VERBcontain; have within
------------ i i i ------------
~iSUFX(plural)Plural noun ending.
iboPREPon; upon
iliPREPin; into; on; upon; at
inuteADVagain
------------ j j j ------------
jin-VERBread
------------ k k k ------------
KÝroveADVhowever; but
kwaPART(Question)Refer to grammar for use of kwa in forming questions.
------------ l l l ------------
lePRONshe; herNominative personal pronoun, also used as object of a preposition.
liPART(subject)Heads the subject noun phrase
lozheADJred
------------ m m m ------------
malavezhPOLYsleep
sleepy
sleepiness; drowsy
drowsiness
metxuPRONthatrefers to "all that has just come before", i.e. what was just now said.
minaCONJbut; however
minePREPwithout
------------ n n n ------------
nataxPOLYdream
dreamy
dreamily
neman-VERBbuild; construct
nusCONJnornus...nus... neither ... nor ...
------------ o o o ------------
otaxNOUNbook
------------ p p p ------------
panyaxNOUNoccupation; activityIn the sense of something to do to accupy one's time, not necessarily a job.
pasan-VERBrun
pelangNOUNrabbit
pemp-VERBglance; glimpse
popyazhNOUNvalue; worth
preyan-POLYlabor; work
------------ r r r ------------
rots-NOUNeye
eyeball
------------ s s s ------------
samal-POLYchain
sambrePREPnear; close to; next to
samePREPwith; having
sirakNOUNbank; shoreof a body of water
sualezhPOLYstupid
stupidity; dull
dullness
suber-POLYgather; harvest
------------ t t t ------------
tsamp-VERBwonder; ponder; speculate
tsunNOUNday
daytime
daylight
tuny-VERBsit
txaskNOUNdaisy
txekCARDtwo
txib-POLYhole; burrow; tunnel; dig
txifon-POLYpicture; drawing; photograph; draw; paint
txitxyer-POLYconversation; dialog; chat; converse
txiv-POLYdecide
descision
------------ u u u ------------
~uSUFX(singular)singular noun ending.
usCONJor
ustVERBrise; get up; stand up
uvanADJhot
uxNOUNland; world
┌xnataxNOUNDreamland; WonderlandIn mythology, the place to which the soul travels in dreams
˙xnayamNOUNhomeland; our land
------------ v v v ------------
vaPREPbythrough the agency of, as in "It was discovered by me"
vuloADJwhite
vulolozheADJpink
------------ w w w ------------
wunz-POLYbore
boredom
boring
------------ x x x ------------
xahad-POLYexplore; exploration; journey; adventure
------------ y y y ------------
yaluPRONweNominative personal pronoun
yunADJsome; one; anyoften used like an indefinite article to indicate some unknown instance of the noun.
------------ z z z ------------
zur-POLYdescend; descent