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AA Japanese ship sank in the harbor at Likiep.Eaar ruṃḷọk juon tiiṃa in Jepaan eo ilo aba eṇ Likiep.aba
a They made a harbor on the lagoon side of the island.Raar abaiki arin āneoaba
 The American soldiers created a harbor on the lagoon side of this island for our government.Rūttariṇae in Amedka ro raar abaiktok arin aelōñ in ñan kien ṇe ad.aba
 That was a dynamite of American origin.Abbaan (abbain) Amedka men eo.abba
 I never saw a shier girl than her.Ejjeḷọk wōt abjein ledik eo.abje
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abacusHave you got an abacus?Eor ke aṃ jorbañ?jorbañ
 He's an expert at using the abacus.Ri-jorbañ eo eṇ.jorbañ
abdomenHe got the swollen abdomen sicknessEbōk nañinmej in jieje.jieje
 He went to Hawaii for treatment for his swollen abdomen.Emootḷọk in taktō Awai bwe ejieje.jieje
 Do not let just anybody massage your abdomen.Jab kōtḷọk an jabdewōt piti lọjieṃ.pitpit
abdominalHe strained his abdominal muscles trying to lift the heavy weight.Eiñ-lọjien kōn an kate kotak men dedodo (eddodo) eoiñ-lọjien
 The boy has strained his abdominal muscles by lifting the heavy bag by himself.Eiñ-lọjien ḷadik eo kōn an kar make kotak pāāk eo.iñ-lọjien
 Don't strain your abdominal muscles by carrying the bag by yourself.Jab kaiñ-lọjiōṃ im make kotak pāāk ṇeiñ-lọjien
 The most common sicknesses are head colds, coughs, and abdominal pain. S7Eḷap tata ilo Ṃajeḷ nañinmej in uwur, pokpok, kab jiemetak.jiemetak
 The most common sicknesses are head colds, coughs, and abdominal pain. S7Eḷap tata ilo Ṃajeḷ nañinmej in uwur, pokpok, kab jiemetak.nañinmej
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AbelCain slew his brother Abel.Kein ar urōt jatin Ebōḷ.uror
abhorI abhor her because she was the one with the yaws in Majuro sometime back.Idike lieṇ bwe ri-bakke eo ilo kar Mājro eṇ.bakke
AbideAbide in the shade of your islet.Pād ilo jabalur in ānṇejabalur
abilityThe musician's ability with the harmonica was spectacular.Ekōppaḷpaḷ an ri-kōjañjañ eo aṃonika.aṃonika
 Don't always underestimate the ability of that canoe (to get us there).Kwōn jab peperpere (epperpere) wa eṇ.perper
 He's been magically empowered with the ability to keep sharks at bay.Eṃōj anjin-pakoiki bwe en jab mijak.anjin-pako
ableThe water is not very high and he's still able to tow the driftwood with his feet touching the bottom.Ej jañin kanooj ibwij im ej maroñ wōt akake jokwā eṇ.akake
 He's quite able despite his young age.Ebwe an maroñ amñe edik.amñe
 You shouldn't let him do anything he wants now when he's still young because you won't be able to control him when he grows up.En jab ḷap aṃ kaanemkwōje ilo an dik bwe kwōnaaj bane ñe enaaj rūttoḷọk.anemkwōj
 When I heard the Captain say this, I thought about it and was amazed that Father was able to recognize the waves on the ocean side of Pikeej from the movement of the boat while the Captain says he needs to actually see them. P799Ke ikar roñ naan kein an Kapen eo, iḷōmṇak im bwilōñ bajjek ippa taunin an Jema maroñ kile ṇoin likin Pikeej jān ṃōṃakūtkūtin wa eo ak Kapen eo eba ej aikuj kar lo kōn mejān.bwilōñ
 I have searched everywhere, but haven't been able to find it.Ieded im ṃōk ak iaar jab loe.eded
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aboardThey hoisted the skiff aboard.Raar jirabe ḷōñḷọk booj eo.jirab
aboundThe ruddy turnstones abound the most at the windy season.Eaerār tata ñe ej añōneañ.aerār
aboutYou're always talking about abḷajtiiñEabḷajtiiñiñ aṃ kōnono.abḷajtiiñ
 What are you complaining about?Ta ṇe kwōj abṇōṇō eake?abṇōṇō
 We're not crazy about people who are responsible for noise.Jej jab ṃōṇōṇō ippān ri-kaaeñwāñwā.aeñwāñwā
 He's always talking about ruddy turnstones.Eaerār an kōnono.aerār
 You're so skinny your bones are about to breakBaj ainiñūṃ ke eitan bwilọk diiṃ.ainiñ
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aboveYou know, it’s like how the planes are flying above this island all the time, the noise makes me want to go crazy.” P199Dedeen ke eḷak ekkāke baḷuun i mejatoto ioon aelōñ in, jeitan wūdeakeak kōn ainikiier.”ainikie-
 It's forbidden to be singing up above when there is an irooj around according to Marshallese custom.Ilo ṃantin Ṃajeḷ, emọ aluej ñe ej or irooj.aluej
 The plane flew low above the water.Baḷuun eo ear kōttadedetok ioon lọjet tok.kōttadede
 You are above me on the test.Kwōj pād lōñū ilo teej eṇ.lōñ
 As soon as he lifted up the first piece, I caught hold of the other, and the two of us passed it to the guys up above. P684Ej rōḷọk wōt aḷaḷ eo jinointata jān pein ak epo ippa im kōṃro jiṃor jejaak ḷọk ñan ḷōṃaro i lōñ.rōḷọk
AbrahamAbraham begot Isaac.Epereaaṃ ear keotake Aijek.keotak
abroadHe was so homesick for the Marshalls while he was abroad that when he returned he was really skinny.Joñan an kar ḷokwanwaik tok aeḷōñ kein ke ear pād ijekaṇ eḷak rọọltok elukkuun ṃōḷokwanwa
 The message was spread abroad on the radio.Raar tilmaake kōjjeḷā eo ilo retio.tilmaak
abruptThat was an abrupt decision for you to travel.Ejjeḷọk wōt idiñ in aṃ uwe.idiñ
 What made the abrupt decision for you to travel.Ta ṇe ekaidiñ aṃ uwe.idiñ
absenceThey had a reunion after many years of absence from one another.Raar iiaieo ippān doon ālikin aer jako jān doon iuṃwin elōñ iiō. iiāio
 Your absence cost us the competition.Jakoūṃ ekōṃṃan ad luuj ilo jiāe eo. Aṃ jako ekōṃṃan ad luuj ilo jiāe eo.jako
absentWhen he returned after being absent for some time, he seemed more American.Epād im ḷak jāde tok, eri-aelōñin pālle.aelōñin pālle
 I am old and absent mindedIaḷapḷọk im immālele.aḷapḷọk
 Don't be absent from your job so often.Kwōn jab jejakoko (ejjakoko) jān aṃ jerbal.jako
 Could you write down those lessons he missed when he was absent?Komaroñ ke jeiḷọk katak ko ear jako jāni?jei
 Don't be absent from class.Jab jokwōd jān kilaaj.jokwōd
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absent-mindedHe grew older and became absent-minded.Erūttoḷọk em memālele (emmālele) ḷọkmemālele
 He's getting senile and absent-minded.Erūttoḷọk em pepaḷ (eppaḷ).pepaḷ
absoluteHe's an absolute hypocriteElukkuun ankilriab.ankiliriab
 An absolute rascalBaj āt eo pāpijek.āt
 I am telling the absolute truthÑa ij ṃool wōtōm ṃoolwōtōm
AbsolutelyAbsolutely no food at all.Ejej ṃōñā ñan jidik.ejej
 There is absolutely no water in the cistern.Ejjeej dānnin aebōj jimeeṇ eṇ.ejjeej
 There is absolutely no water in that container.Elukkuun jejḷọk dānnin aebōj eṇ.jej
 It was just like him to remain absolutely quietEar jab keroro ñan jidik, koḷmān.koḷmān
 I ate lobsters till I was absolutely fullIar ṃōñā wor ḷọk oom ṃaalṃaal
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abstainedHe abstained from intoxicating liquor for two years.Ear jitlọk jān kadek iuṃwin ruo iiō.jitlọk
abundanceThe spirit of the Lord of Hosts is upon us all in great abundance.Ebuñleplep jitbōn Anij in Inelep ioodwōj.Anij in Inelep
 This islet has an abundance of food.Ebuñ-pāḷọk ānin kōn ṃōñābuñ-pāḷọk
abundantThis year's crop of arrowroot stalks is more abundant than last year's.Eaetōktōke ḷọk iiō in jān iiō eo ḷọkaetōktōk
 He has an abundant supply of food.Elutōkḷọk kōn ṃōñālutōkḷọk
acceptableBeing burdensome to people is not acceptable.Ri-kaailparok armej ej jab eṃṃan.ailparok
acceptedDon't try and get yourself accepted (by doing different things) because you're only second class.Jab kōkarrūkarōkḷọk (ekkarrūkarōkḷọk) eok bwe kwe jeeknaan.kōkar
accidentDon't drive so fast or we will have an accident.Kwōn jab kaiiṃi lo aṃ kattōr bwe jenaaj itaak.iiṃ
 That boy could have an accident because of his recklessness.Ḷadik eṇ emaroñ jorrān kōn an jakkōlkōl.jakkōlkōl
 Don't turn so frequently or we might have an accident.Kwōn jab jejeoreor (ejjeoreor) bwe jenaaj jorrāān.jeor
 The vehicle ran into an accident.Wa eo ettōr im jorrāān.jorrāān
 The accident was fatal.Eḷap jorrāān eo.ḷap
accidentallyHe accidentally hit the coconut tree.Ear jirilọk im dibōj ni eo.jirilọk
 Watch out because I might accidentally slash you with this machete.Lale bwe imaroñ jirillọk im kabwili eok kōn jāje e.kabwil
accidentlyDon't get mad because my arm accidently bumped you.Kwōn jab lilu (illu) bwe ejirillọk peiū.jirilọk
accommodationsWho's providing accommodations for the visitors?Wōn eo ej ri-ṇajikin ruamaejet ro?ṇajikin
accompanyDon't accompany the drunkard.Kwōn jab iāetōle ri-kadek raṇe.iāetōl
 Those are the boys who always accompany each other.Ḷaddik ro rekijoñ iāetōle doon raṇe.iāetōl
 Those guys always accompany each other.Ri-iāetōl ro raṇe.iāetōl
 Accompany him there.Kwōn rājetake ḷọkrejetak
 Accompany him there.Kwōn rājetake ḷọkleāne-lemeto
accompanyingHe's accompanying him there.Ej aililōke waj.aililōk
 How about accompanying him to the hospital. Kwōn ja rejetake ḷọk ñan aujpitōḷ.rejetak
accomplishQuit your wistful yearning if you want to accomplish anythingEṃōj ṇe aṃ lilikakōjkōj (illikakōjkōj) bwe eban or men etōprak.likakōj
 When they realized they wouldn’t accomplish anything with their talk, Father and the Boatswain didn’t say another word and instead just stayed where they were and waited for the Captain to tell them what to do. P905Kōnke erro kile ke ejej men eṇ erro naaj tokwōje ñe erro kōnono ṃaan ḷọk wōt, Jema im Bojin eo erro jab bar ba juon naan ak erro pād wōt im kōttar ta eo ebar ba erro en kōṃṃane.tokwōj
 What did he accomplish in Hawaii?Ta eo etokwōj ke ear pād i Awai.tokwōj
accomplishedNot a great deal was accomplished, as it was their first session, but there were two important things set for Micronesians to follow. S16Ear jab kanooj ḷap tōprak kōnke ej kab juon alen aer kwelọk bōtab ewōr ruo men eḷḷap raar karōki ñan an ri-Ṃaikronijia ḷoorikōkar
 I was there for a while but accomplished nothingEto pād ijeṇ ak ejjeḷọk men eṇ itokwōje.tokwōj
accomplishingYou've just strolled around all day doing accomplishing nothing. Aren't you tired of it?Ejjeḷọk aṃ tōprak rainin bwe kwoḷak kar ito-itak . Kwōj jab ṃōk in etetal rot ṇe ke?ito-itak
accordingSwindlers will ultimately be paid back according to their deeds.Ri-ajej in kabwebwe rej naaj itaak wōt.ajej in kabwebwe
 According to traditional custom a person who sings upon trees commits a social blunder.Ekkar ñan ṃantin aelōñ kein ri-aluej ej armej rot eṇ ej kọkkure ṃanet im al iraan wōjke kaṇ.aluej
 It's forbidden to be singing up above when there is an irooj around according to Marshallese custom.Ilo ṃantin Ṃajeḷ, emọ aluej ñe ej or irooj.aluej
 According to the agreement between the United States and Micronesia,....Ekkar ñan bujen eo kōtaan Amedka im Maikronejia,....bujen
 We'll contribute next time according to household.Jenaaj le eoweḷā ilo kakkuṇaṇa in laḷ.eoonḷā
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accountRun along and get us some biscuits, and charge them to my account.Ettōr im akkaunitok jet kijed petkōj ilo akkaun eṇ .akkaun
 The boat tacks often on account of its speed.Eddiakeak wa eṇ kōn an ṃōkajdiak
 There's nothing left in his account.Ejjeḷọk kobban akkaun eṇ an.ejjeḷọk
 Be sure to charge it to my account.Kab jaaje akkawūn eo .jaaj
 The game was cancelled on account of the rain.Raar kāānjeḷe kukure (ikkure) eo kōn an wōt.kāānjeḷ
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accountsTake care of those who have accounts here first before they leave and don't pay their bills.Kwōn eọroñ ri-akkaun raṇe ṃokta bwe renaaj jujen rọọl im jab kōḷḷā.akkaun
accuratelyThe boil on your hand made you unable to throw accurately.Wōt ṇe peim ekōjertaik eok.jerta
accustomedMany of these legislators are lineage heads and chiefs who are not yet completely accustomed to the way of doing business today as of 1965. S15Elōñ iaan ri-pepe rein rej aḷap im irooj ro rej jañin iminene kōn kilen kōṃṃakūt ko an raan kein.kōl
aceAn ace of spades.Eijin jipeit.jipeit
acheDon't eat scraps or you will get a stomach ache.Kwōn jab attūkoko bwe enaaj metak lọjieṃ.attūkoko
 He writhed in pain from his stomach ache.Eḷap an kar iñimmaḷ kōn lọjien.iñimmaḷ
 The boy is writhing in pain from a stomach ache on his way to hospital.Ḷadik eo ej iñimmaḷ ḷọk ñan aujpitāḷ kōn an metak lọjien.iñimmaḷ
 Do you have a stomach ache?Kwōmetak je ke?je
 He arrived from the outer islands with a stomach ache.Ej jemetaktok jān aelōñ ko ilikin.jemetak
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achieveHow can we achieve a well-coordinated rhythm in the motion as we present our gifts to our guests?Ta wāween eo emaroñ kauñkipden ad kabuñtōn ṃaanḷọk kaake menin leḷọk kein ad ñan ri-lotok raṇ ad?uñkipden
achievedIt could be done (achieved).Emaroñ jaaki.jaak
achievementYour eyes are looking at too many choices which will result in the achievement of none.Your eyes are looking at too many choices which will result in the achievement of none. (Lit. Having too many eyes to take in your choice will cause you to loose your grip and to drift aft between the outrigger and the hull and away from the canoe.Elōñ mejān aṃ ātet innem kwomaroñ in peeto kōtaan apit to!ātet
achievementsIt's really hard to match his wonderful achievements.Elukkuun pen kōjaaki jerbal ṃōṃanṃōn (eṃṃanṃōn) ko an.jaak
acidThat vinegar has already become acid.Eajet penkō ṇeajet
 He's putting acid in the battery for that man.Ej ajete ḷọk pāātōre eṇ ñan ḷeeṇajet
 The acid that's used in batteries is dangerous therefore keep it out of reach of the children.Ekauwōtata ajetin pāātōre innem kōjparoke jān ajiri ro.ajet
acidicThat vinegar is acidic.Eajete penkō ṇeajet
acrobaticThe children are having an acrobatic contest in the woods.Ajri raṇ rej kọutiltil buḷōn mar kaṇ.util
acrossThe typhoon spread rocks all across the ocean side of Jālwōj.Taiboon eo ear kōdekākeiki likin Jālwōj.dekā
 That speedy outboard skimmed westward across the surface.Loon jājjāj eo ej jājjāj toḷọk.jājjāj
 The fast boat skimmed westward across the surface.Wa ṃōkajkōj eo eṇ ejājjāj toḷọk.jājjāj
 That tree is lying across the road.Ni eṇ ejitpeeḷeḷ ioon iaḷ eṇ.jitpeeḷeḷ
 Let's go across the road.Kōjro kijoon iaḷ e.kijoon
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actDon't act like a boss.Kwōn jab kōbbọọjọj.bọọj
 Don't try to act like a dummy.Kwōn jab kajjioñ kōjājimaate eok.jājiṃaat
 I wouldn't know how to act smartIjaje kajjiṃaatat.jiṃaat
 Don't act smart because you're not.Jab kajjiṃaatat bwe kwojjab jiṃaat.jiṃaat
 Don't act like a young girl because you are an old woman.Kwōn jab kajiroñ eok bwe kwōleḷḷap.jiroñ
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actedWhen he came back he acted more American-ish than before.Eḷak rọọl tok eri-aelōñin pepāllele ḷọk jān eo.aelōñin pālle
actingYou're acting like a boss.Kwōj kōbbọọjọj.bọọj
 Now don't go and insist on acting like a child againEn jab bar jiktok aṃ ajri nana.jiktok
 Maybe the reason my gout is always acting up is from all the foreign food these days, it’s not suitable for our bodies.” P192Bōlen unin an ikkutkut kūrro in kōn ṃōñāin pālle kein kijed raan kein im rōjekkar ñan ānbwinnid.”kut
 Stop acting like a big wheel.Eṃōj ṇe aṃ kaḷakkūki eok.ḷakkūk
 Stop acting like a monkey.Kwōn jab ṃantin ṃañkeṃañke
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actionHis persuasiveness swayed them into action.Aejemjemin naan ko an ekōṃṃan aer ellowetak.aejemjem
 It was a well coordinated action the way he was tipping over and working very hard to bring in the fish. P1310Āinwōt euñkipden an oḷọk eake im kōṃadṃōde lōñ tak ek eo.uñkipden
actionsYour actions are based on child labor.Kwaajriin uwaak aṃ jerbal.ajriin uwaak
 Her actions are embarrassing.Kōṃṃan ko an rōkabwilọklọk māj.bwilọk māj
 Your actions give me goose pimples.Ekotok-kilū kōn aṃ jaje ṃanitkotok-kilin
 You'll get put in jail as a result of your actions.Kwōnaaj kalbuuj kōn wōt kōṃṃan kaṇe aṃ.kōṃṃan
 His actions are embarrassing.Ekōmmālwewe mānōt ko an.memālwewe
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activeRemember—no active attempt to remember—just sort of comes to mind.Ememej.ememej
 He was a very active person, and there was something else in addition to his knowing how to be a Marshallese captain. P34Ej kākemọọj wōt im barāinwōt ewōr ṃōttan an jeḷā kapenin Ṃajeḷkākemọọj
 Despite his being old, he's still very active.Jekdọọn ñe eḷōḷḷap ak ej keiñki wōt.keeñki
 She's not very active for she just gave birth.Ej jab kanooj ājmour bwe kūrae.kūrae
 That boy is very active.Eḷap an memourur (emmourur) ḷadik en.memourur
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actsHe acts like a V.I.P. ever since he went to the U.S.Eakaje ṃūtōn kōn an kar pād ilo aelōñin pālle kaṇ.akaje
 That man always acts sprightlyḶeo eiurjet eṇ.iurjet
actuallyI went down to look at the engine and was surprised that it could actually start. P341Ak ña ito laḷ ḷọk im aluje injin eo im bwilōñ kōn an kar maroñ jọ.bwilōñ
 When I heard the Captain say this, I thought about it and was amazed that Father was able to recognize the waves on the ocean side of Pikeej from the movement of the boat while the Captain says he needs to actually see them. P799Ke ikar roñ naan kein an Kapen eo, iḷōmṇak im bwilōñ bajjek ippa taunin an Jema maroñ kile ṇoin likin Pikeej jān ṃōṃakūtkūtin wa eo ak Kapen eo eba ej aikuj kar lo kōn mejān.bwilōñ
 The wind hasn’t died down at all and is actually getting stronger. P779Kōto in ej jañin ḷōmṇak in dikḷọk ak ej dejeñjeñḷọk wōt.dejeñ
 He's actually making up dance steps.Ej lukkuun kāiṃtōn.iṃtō-
 How do we know which knowledge to put our trust in; the knowledge gained from actually feeling the sway of the boat on the waves or the knowledge that comes from observing. P800Jeḷā ta eo jej door ad leke ie; jeḷā eo ej waḷọk jān imminene in kile wāween jejepliklikin juon wa ioon ṇo ke ak jeḷā eo waḷọk jān lo kōn māj.jepliklik
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ad He ad libbed what he said.Ear kine ta eo en ba.kōkōn
AdamGod blessed Adam and Eve and said, "Be fruitful and multiply, so that your offspring will spread be all over the world." (Genesis 1:28)Anij ear kōjeraṃṃan Adam im Eve im ba, "Koṃro en timọọn im wōrḷọk, bwe ro ineemi ren ajedeed ioon laḷ.timọọn
addDid you add aikiu to the rice?Kwaar aikuiki ke raij ṇeaikiu
 Add some onion to the soup to make it tasty.Kwōn kakkinonoik juub ṇe kōn anien bwe en nenọ (ennọ).kino
addedShe added apple bananas to the cooking.Lio eaar abōḷpinanaiki iiōk eo.abōḷ
 Just take the meat out of the clams because the shells will only be (undesirable) added weightBōk wōt kobban dimwūj kaṇe bwe ekaddoujuj aded kaṇe.kaddoujuj
addingThey are adding grated coconut to rice(balls).Rej penpen raij.penpen
additionHe was a very active person, and there was something else in addition to his knowing how to be a Marshallese captain. P34Ej kākemọọj wōt im barāinwōt ewōr ṃōttan an jeḷā kapenin Ṃajeḷkākemọọj
 Don't take his fish too (in addition to yours).Kwōn jab ṃōṃaelepe (eṃṃaelepe) ek kaṇe kijen.ṃōṃaelep
additionalToday's sermon was to solicit additional contributionsKwaḷọk eo an rainiin ej kein kaallōñiju.allōñ iju
addressYou can address it to me.Kwōmaroñ atōrejetok ñan ñaatōrej
addressedI addressed the letter to my girl.Iar atōreje lōta eo ñan ledik eo jera.atōrej
AddressingWho else is coming with me? (Addressing someone else not within sight, like on the phone.) Ij āt waj?āt
adjournedThe meeting is adjourned.Ejeṃḷọk kwelọk eo.jeṃḷọk
adjustableHave you got an adjustable wrenchEor ke aṃ tuuḷ rot eṇ ej diklọkḷaplọk?tuuḷ
adjustedWhen everything was done and the sails were adjusted we started to move, making our way to Kwajalein. P1301Dedeḷọkin aolep men ak eṇatọọn wa eo im kōmmān jino bweradik ḷọk jān ijo ñan bōran aelōñ eṇ.ṇatoon
administrationHe works in the administration buildingEj jerbal ilo wōpij eṇ eḷap.wōpij
administratorThey are going to meet the administrator at the airport.Rej etal in wōnṃae koṃōja eṇ ilo jikin kajokjok eṇ.jok
AdministratorsYou can find me in the District Administrator’s office.” P283Kōmiro naaj lo ilo opiij eṇ an Koṃja eṇ.”koṃja
 You can find him at the District Administrator’s office, because that’s where he went.” P311Kwōmaroñ loe ilo opiij eṇ an Koṃja eṇ bwe ekar etal ñan e.”koṃja
admireDon't admire him because that's why he's spoiled.Jab anlọke bwe unin an kakileiki ṇeallọk
 What did you find after pausing to admire herTa eo kwōloe ālikin aṃ anloke?allọk
admiredWe all just sat and drank our coffee on the boat and admired how it sped along there. P887Kōmmān kar idaak ioon wa eo im lale an eḷḷaeoeo ḷọk ijo ḷọkḷōḷaeoeo
admiringNo one's admiring youEjjeḷọk eṇ ej aluje eok.alwōj
 Stop admiring yourself in the mirror.Eṃōj ṇe aṃ kilaje mejaṃ.kilaj
admittedThey admitted the patient.Raar kadeḷọñ ri-nañinmej eo.deḷọñ
adoptedThey adopted the child.Raar kaajjiririiki ajiri eṇ.kaajiriri
 I raised it as a pet. I adopted itNājiū.nāji
adornedHave they adorned the dancers with grass skirts?Renañin kāinin(i) ke ri-eb ro?inin
adriftBut don’t forget the old saying staying within the realm of possibilities is short, but being adrift like this is long’; when you guys fill the boat with scrap, it will be more dangerous.” P99Ak jab meḷọkḷọk naan eo an rūtto ro, ekadu tōllọk in a eaetok peḷọk in’ ñe koṃ ḷokan kanne wa ṇe kōn jọkpej, ej kab naaj kauwōtataḷọk wōt.”kauwōtata
adultThat boy sounds like an adult when he speaks.Ejjeḷọk wōt ṃōṃaoun (eṃṃaoun) an ḷadik ṇe kōnnaan.ṃōṃawi
AdultererAdulterer.Ri-lejān.lejān
adulterousThey're so adulterous.Ejjeḷọk wōt lejāniier.lejān
 He's more adulterous than that other person.Elejān ḷọk jān e.lejān
adulteryThou shalt not commit adultery. S5Kwōn jab lejān.lejān
adultsThank you,” I yelled over to the adults and the young boy. P1281Kōmi ṃōṃool,” ikar ikkūr ḷọk ñan rūtto ro im ḷadik eo.kōmi
advanceThe boat slowly turned to the north and when it was finally on course the sail filled with wind and we started to advance slowly. P851Im jidik wōt an wa eo jino jaaḷ im ḷak anlọk, eletlet wūjḷā eo im wa eo ejino ajādik.anlọk
 There was nothing better than the feel of the roll and advance of the boat. P853Ejej wōt kar ṃōṃanin an im etal.ṃōṃan
 Our forebears said, "Plan your fishing in advance or you will not catch any fish."Rūtto ro raar ba, "Jab ajineañro eḷaññe kwōj etal in eọñōd bwe kwōnaaj jeratā."ajineañro
advancingThe Captain cast the tiller to the south and the boat, which was advancing slowly but steadily to the north, turned downwind P908Kapen eo ejo rōkeañ ḷọk jila eo im wa eo, ke ekar baj kipeddikdik niñeañ ḷọk, ejaaḷ im kabbwe bōran im jitōñ kapilōñ.jaaḷ
advantageLet's take advantage of his youth and put him to work for us.Jej ja amāne ke ej ja kajoor in maroñ jerbal ñan kōj.amān
 He's taking advantage of the situation and getting as much (info) for us as he can.Ej ājḷor tok ñan kōjro ke ej jab eṃṃan iien ñane. ājḷor
adverseBeware of breaking the taboos or our medicines will bring on adverse effectsLale aṃ aḷok bwe enāj rọọl utōn wūno kaṇe arro.aḷok
advertiseWhy don't you advertise the merchandise in your store?Etke kwōj jab karreelel kake ṃweiuk kaṇ ilo ṃōn wia eṇ aṃ.karreelel
adviceI gave him all the advice I could but he's been so spoiled that I doubt if he'll ever reform.Iar kabkūbjere em ṃōk ak kōn an kar bōd katakini eban ṃōṃan (eṃṃan).kabkūbjer
 Don’t forget to warn the Captain about the Old Man’s advice,” I said to Father once the Boatswain had left. P413Lale kwōmeḷọkḷọk in kakkōle Kapen eṇ kōn naanin rōjañ eo an ḷōḷḷap eo,” irre lọk im ba ñan Jema ke ej moot ḷọk Bojin eo.kōkōl
 It serves him right because he didn't follow the advice.Elle bwe ekōṇaan jab roñjake kōnnaan.lele
advice—heGive your boy some advice—he drinks too much.Kwōn kapilōke ḷadik eṇ nājiṃ bwe eḷap an kadek.kapilōk
advisedMake sure you don’t get too close to the players because some of them are drunk and they could kick you,” Father advised me P152Lale kwaar kanooj kepaake rukkure raṇe bwe jet raṇe rōkadek im rōmaroñ juur eok,” Jema ekapilōk tok .kapilōk
 The American advised the Majuro laborer to get on the ball.Ri-pālle eo ear rọọje niiṃbuun Mājro eo.rōrọọj
advisorHe's the closet advisor to the chief. He's the chief's closest advisor.Ḷeo jiṃwinñiin irooj eṇ ṇejiṃwin ñi
 He's the closet advisor to the chief. He's the chief's closest advisor.Ḷeo jiṃwinñiin irooj eṇ ṇejiṃwin ñi
advocateSome Marshallese don't take kindly to those who are trying to advocate changesJet armejin Ṃajeḷ rōdike kain eṇ ej iuiuun dekein jinme.iuiuun dekein jinme
adzeMy grandfather's adze is very sharp.Eḷap an ekkañ jaḷtok eṇ an jiṃṃa.jaḷtok
 I'll use the adze and whittle off the bad part of the canoe bottom.Inaaj jaḷtoke ḷọk ijeṇe enana ilo jouj ṇejaḷtok
 The adze is made in the USA.Jaḷtok eṇ ej kōṃṃan in Amedka.jaḷtok
AelokThe jennōb is made of pandanus from Aelok.Jennōbin mekwaṇ in Aelok.jennōb
 The senator from Mejit backed up the proposal of his fellow-senator from Aelok.Senator eo jān Mājej eaar rie pepe eo an senator ṃōttan jān Aelok.rie
AelōñḷapḷapIt must be a kick ball made in Aelōñḷapḷap.Alikkar ke anidepin Aelōñḷapḷap men in.anidep
 Tattooing began on Aelōñḷapḷap.Ear ijjino eọ ilo Aelōñḷapḷap.eọ
affairHe's really downhearted about the affair.Edọlin būroṃōj kōn men in.dọlin
affairsThe major powers of the world were quite interested in this because they believed it to be a sign of the beginnining of Micronesian independence and of their taking responsibility for their own affairs. S16Aolep laḷ ko rōḷḷap raar kanooj in itok limoier kōn men in bwe raar tōmak bwe men in juon kōkaḷḷe in an Ṃaikronijia jino wōnṃaanḷọk ñan an make jutak im bōk eddoin jerbal ko an make.kakōḷḷe
 He is an expert in the affairs of the government.Eḷap an wājāpdik ilo kōṃṃan kaṇ an kien.wājepdik
affectedMy arm is affected by palsy more than my leg.Eakāḷọk peū jān neō.akā
afflictedAll those afflicted with ulcers see the doctor tomorrow.Aolep ri-aḷjer rej taktō ilju.aḷjer
AfghanistanThe United States equipped the Afghanistan army with weapons to fight the Taliban.Amedka ear ṇaṃaanpein rūttariṇae ro an Afghanistan bwe ren juṃae Taliban ro.ṇaṃaanpein
afraidYou must really be afraid of ghosts since you can't walk to that house at night.Baj abwinmakeiṃ ke kwoban etal ñan ṃweeṇ in boñ.abwinmake
 Afraid of ghosts as he was, I saw him going in your directionEñeo ear abwinmakewaj ijeṇe waj.abwinmake
 He's not afraid to speak to people.Ekajoor atin ñan kōkōnono (ekkōnono) ñan armej.at
 He's not afraid to do that.Ekajoor atin ñan kōṃṃane men eṇ.at
 Don't talk harshly or people will be afraid of you.Kwōn jab būroñ bwe armej enaaj mijak eok.būroñ
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AfricaThe field in Africa had more index fingers scattered around.Eaadikọọtotḷọk meḷaaj eo ilo bukwōn eo iAbūdka.addi-kọọtot
 The biggest alligators are found in Africa.Kileptata aḷkitain Abdika.aḷkita
AfricanThere are tigers all over the African junglesEttaikōkō buḷōn mar in Abdika.taikō
aftYour eyes are looking at too many choices which will result in the achievement of none.Your eyes are looking at too many choices which will result in the achievement of none. (Lit. Having too many eyes to take in your choice will cause you to loose your grip and to drift aft between the outrigger and the hull and away from the canoe.Elōñ mejān aṃ ātet innem kwomaroñ in peeto kōtaan apit to!ātet
afterWhen he returned after being absent for some time, he seemed more American.Epād im ḷak jāde tok, eri-aelōñin pālle.aelōñin pālle
 After the atom bomb was detonated in the Bikini lagoon, there followed a deluge of dead fish washed up on the shores of the islands.Ālikin an atomiik baaṃ eo debokḷok ilo ṃaḷoin Pikinni, eḷak ajeḷḷā ḷọk ek iparijet.ajeḷḷā
 The corpses were scattered all over the place after the U.S. Air Force bombed it.Eajeḷḷā ḷọk āneo kōn ri-mej ṃōjin an eerbooj in Amedka boktañe.ajeḷḷā
 He looks after a child well.Eṃṃan an kaajjiriri.ajri
 After it had passed, I started bailing water again. P612Ej ḷe wōt ak ibar jino ānenak
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afternoonTry to hurry and get the engine ready and test drive it before tomorrow afternoon.” P110Kajjioñ kadede ḷọk aṃ booje injin ṇe im likbade ilju ṃōṃkaj jān raelep.”booj
 By afternoon, we the four of us started feeling hungry. P882Ke ekar baj jọej, kōmmān jino eñjake ammān eañden.eañden
 By afternoon, we the four of us started feeling hungry. P882Ke ekar baj jọej, kōmmān jino eñjake ammān āñdenkōm
 Try to hurry and get the engine ready and test drive it before tomorrow afternoon.” P110Kajjioñ kadede ḷọk aṃ booje injin ṇe im likbade ilju ṃōṃkaj jān raelep.”likbad
 But as the afternoon progressed, the wind turned in our favor. P910Ak ke ekar raelepḷọk ejino kar ṃakroroḷọkṃakroro
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afterwardYour laughing will bring sadness afterward.Aṃ ettōñ enaaj kaburoṃōje eok tokālik.aṃ
AfterwardsAfterwards we’ll go to the old man’s house.” P145Ṃōjin kōjro etal ñan ṃween iṃōn ḷōḷḷap eo.”ṃōj
againAfter it had passed, I started bailing water again. P612Ej ḷe wōt ak ibar jino ānenak
 Why don't you try again so we can see what happens?Kwōn ṃōk bar alene bwe jen lale ej et.alen
 It's lucky and our fate to see each other again.Jide im anilen bwe jen bar lo doon.anilen
 Please say that sentence again.Kwōn bar āliji ṃōk jāntōj eo kwaar ba.ālij
 Never mind, Likiep is straight ahead,” the Captain insisted over and over again. P927Jekdọọn ak Likiep ṇe i ṃaan,” Kapen eo eakweḷap im ālijinmenālijinmen
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againstKingdom shall rise against kingdomAelōñin kiiñ ñan aelōñin kiiñ rōnaaj juṃae doon.aelōñin kiiñ
 He spoke out against today's people procrastinating.Ear kōnono ṇae aepādpādin armejin raan kein.aepedped
 When I got down there I didn’t notice the muffler and I rubbed against it and burned my leg. P343Ke ij to laḷ ḷọk ijab mejek baibin būṃbūṃ eo an injin eo ak ijuri im bwil neō.baib
 He tried to turn my wife against me (by telling her bad things about me).Ear baijini ñan lio ippa.baijin
 As the wave smashed hard against the side of the boat, I thought it would break apart. P611Eḷak debakḷọk ṇo eo i tōrerein wa eo iba wōt eitan rup.debokḷọk
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agapeHe never ceased to make the spectators agape.Ri-kaaḷḷañ armej eo eaar jab jokwōdin kōṃṃane jerbal eo an.aḷḷañ
 As he strummed on the guitar, everyone went agape.Eḷak lukore kūta eo aolep im pepaḷ (eppaḷ).lukor
ageHe's feigning age when he's really young.Eḷap an kaaḷape.aḷap
 He's quite able despite his young age.Ebwe an maroñ amñe edik.amñe
 Few Marshallese reach the age of seventy.Ejeja ri-Ṃajōḷ ej tōpar jiljilimjuonñoul iiō.jiljilimjuonñoul
 I have reached the age of sixty years.Eṃōj tōpar jiljinoñoul iiō.jiljinoñoul
 This beer has a metallic taste because of its age.Ettiinin pia e kōn an ṃortiin
agedHe has aged somewhat since I last saw him.Erūttoḷọk jān ṃoktarūttoḷọk
agesRock of ages.Dekā in epepen.epepen
agileHe's made for football for he is very agile.Ekkar ñan būtbọọḷ bwe eppikaj.pipkaj
 His was the circling movement of an agile person such that he didn't fall but stood poised and ready.Itūrrọọlin util de eo, eñeo ejab pedo ak ejutak wōt im pojak.itūrrọọl
agingYour senility says you're aging quite rapidly.Baj aḷapḷọkūṃ ke kwoppaḷ.aḷapḷọk
 Your senility says you're aging quite rapidly.Baj ṃōkajin aṃ aḷapḷọk ke kwoppaḷ.aḷapḷọk
agitateDon't agitate the water in that pond.Jab kaliṃaajṇoṇouk lowaan naṃ ṇeliṃaajṇoṇo
agitatedHe was so agitated he was tongue-tied.Joñan an wiwijet eallo an kōnnaan.allo
 The sunbathers were agitated by the drunken man.Eiruj ri-aḷkwōjeje ro wōj ippān ri-kadek eo.aḷkwōjeje
 Your gathering there agitated the soldiers.Amiwōj kukḷọk ijo ekōṃṃan bwe rūttariṇae ro ren jepārujruj.amiwōj
 This stuff will be the death of us,” the Boatswain said, indicating he was agitated. P1128Kein ta kein ke jenaaj mej kaki,” Bojin eo ekwaḷọk an bōbweer.bōbweer
 The island populace were agitated by the sighting of a sail.Ejjeikik ri-āneo ke ejeḷo.jejeikik
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agoThe men who're fishing for akajin fish left a while ago.Ri-kaakajin ro remoot ekkeinḷọk.akajin
 The songs for reminiscing sung by old Marshall Islander men of long ago were symbolic.Alin ṃurin ḷōḷḷap ro etto ewōr meḷeḷe ie.alin ṃur
 The chanting of elder folks of not so long ago was quite spectacular.Allōkin rūtto ro jeṃaanḷọk ekōppaḷpaḷ.allōk
 Men from frigate ships came to the islands long ago.Ri-baak ro raar itok ñan aelōñ kein etto.baak
 Long ago there was no electricity.Iien ko etto ekar ejjeḷọk jarom.etto
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agonyHe writhed in agony as black carbon was rubbed into his tattoos.Eiñimmaḷ ke rej iteṃaṃōje.iteṃaṃōj
agreeThey can't agree among themselves.Ereañ ejjab bōro-kuk.bōro-kuk
 They agree on the suggestions.Raar errā ilo elmakot ko.elmọkot
 Okay.” It was easy for the Boatswain to agree to this because he was also a person of prayer. P1077Ekwe,” ekar pidodo an Bojin eo ba bwe bar e ri-jar.jar
 I agree with the Engineer,” the Boatswain said to the Captain. P895Āinwōt irrā ilo ḷōmṇak e an Injinia,” Bojin eo eba ḷọk ñan Kapen eo.rōrā
agreeableHe's always agreeable. He's got a roving eye.Erreelel ḷeeṇreel
agreedThey argued and never agreed on anything.Erro leḷọk-letok bajjek ak ejjeḷọk tōprak.leḷọk-letok
 There were many who agreed with the president.Elōñ ear rejetak būrejetōn eo.rejetak
agreementAccording to the agreement between the United States and Micronesia,....Ekkar ñan bujen eo kōtaan Amedka im Maikronejia,....bujen
 There will be a new agreement made between the U.S. and these islands.Enaaj or juon koṇ kāāl ikōtaan Amedka im aelōñ kein.koṇ
 That sounds good,” Father replied in agreement. P1121Eṃṃan,” Jema euwaake.uwaak
agreementsThe US and the RMI are working together to meet their compact agreements.US im RMI rej jeṃdoon kōn bujen ṇe ilōtaerro.jeṃdoon
agroundThe northward flow of the current was the strongest the day the ship went aground.Ear aerōkeañḷọk tata raan eo tiṃa eo ekar eọtōk.aerōkeañḷọk
 Change the course of this boat or it'll go aground on the anbweKwōn kōjere wa in bwe enaaj itaak ilo anbwe ṇeanbwe
 Be careful the canoe doesn't go aground on that cape.Lale eitaak wa ṇe ilo bōke ṇebōke
 The canoe went aground on the cape that sticks out from Kōḷaḷ-eṇ toward the pass.Wa eo eitaak ilo bōke eo ḷọk jān Kōḷaḷ-eṇ ñan to eṇ.bōke
 That boat is always going aground.Eeoṇeoṇ wa eṇ.eoṇ
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aheadBetter hurry because there are a few men who rush ahead of everyone else to fish for the goatfish in the morning.Kwōn kaiur bwe elōñ ri-akḷañe jo eṇ in jibboñ.akḷañ
 Go ahead because I'm coming later.Iwōj bwe ij baj aḷo waj wōt.aḷo
 Go ahead and chum so that we can fish.Kwōn anan ḷọk bwe jen eọñōd.anan
 We won’t see those kinds of things up ahead,” he continued to insist. P928Jeban ellolo kain ṇe i ṃaan,” Kapen eo eakweḷap im ālijinmenālijinmen
 Never mind, Likiep is straight ahead,” the Captain insisted over and over again. P927Jekdọọn ak Likiep ṇe i ṃaan,” Kapen eo eakweḷap im ālijinmenālijinmen
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aidAssistant Pastor. Teacher's aid.Ri-kaki in jipañ.jipañ
aikūtōkōdDid you put aikūtōkōd fish in the soup?Kwaar aikūtōkōde ke juub ṇeaikūtōkōd
ailmentsOlder people often resort to bloodletting to cure their ailments.Eḷap an aḷap kōjerbal kadkad ñan nañinmej kaṇ aer.kadkad
AilukAiluk people are always pounding breadfruit.Ri-Aelok rōkadik jijijukjuk (ijjijukjuk).jukjuk
aimCould you aim the gun at the bird for me?Alejetok ṃōk bao eṇ ñan ñaalej
 The aim of a sharpshooter.Alejin jerọ.alej
 Do you aim well to hit the bull's-eye?Ewālel ke alejiṃ?alej
 They surely showed how bad their aim wasRōkwaḷọk wōt aer alejin jowālel.alej
 Aim well before shooting.Kakkōt kaallọke ṃaan aṃ bu.allọk
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aimingAs I was looking he was aiming to shoot the thief.Iḷak reilọk ej aleje bu eo in itōn buuki ri-kọọt eo.alej
 I'm aiming to earn $300 this month.Ij kōjaake jilubukwi taḷa allōñ in.jaak
 What are you aiming atTa ṇe kwōj kajjibadōke?jibadek
aimlesslyHe’s walking back and forth aimlessly like he isn't all there.Ej kilen niñeañ-rōkeañin ṃōjọliñōrniñeañ-rōkeañ
aimsYou will be the one who aims the canon for us.Kwōnaaj ri-alej ilo pakke eṇ ñan kōj.alej
airThe air force was dynamiting the Eniwetak reef.Eerbooj ear abbaiki pedpedin Ānewātakabba
 The cool air is coming from the east.Eaeṃōḷoḷo tok jān rear.aeṃōḷoḷo
 The air is very cool in the evening.Eḷap an aeṃōḷoḷo mejatoto in jota.aeṃōḷoḷo
 The corpses were scattered all over the place after the U.S. Air Force bombed it.Eajeḷḷā ḷọk āneo kōn ri-mej ṃōjin an eerbooj in Amedka boktañe.ajeḷḷā
 Pump up that bicycle tire because there is only a little air in it.Kwōn baṃe neen baajkōḷ ṇe bwe edik kūtuōn.baṃ
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AircraftCrash boat. Aircraft carrierWaan kajjokjok.jok
airfieldThose are bulldozers from Japan working on the airfield.Baru in Jepaan men kaṇ rej jerbal kiiō ilo pij eṇ.baru
 They are bulldozing the airfield to make it level.Rej baruuk pij eṇ bwe en ṃōṃan (eṃṃan) jepaanbaru
airmailBe sure to send it by airmailKab eermeeḷe ḷọkeermeeḷ
 My letter came by airmailLōta e ear itok ilo eermeeḷ tok.eermeeḷ
 Put those dresses in a package and airmail themKwōn pakiji nuknuk kaṇe im eermeeḷi.pakij
airplaneThe umbrellaed passengers made a beeline to the airplane.Ri-aṃbwidilā ro raar iiookḷọk baḷuun eo.aṃbwidilā
 We went to the airport last night to meet the airplane.Kōm ar kōbaḷuun boñ.baḷuun
 That's the bombardier on the airplane.Ri-boktañ eo ilo baḷuun eo ṇebọkutañ
 The airplane amazes me.Eḷap bwilōñ kōn baḷuun eo.bwilōñ
 They're using a searchlight to search for the airplane.Rej jatiraitoiki baḷuun eo.jatiraito
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airplanesThere are lots of airplanes coming in today.Eḷap an bōbaḷuunun (ebbaḷuunun) raininbaḷuun
 Are you afraid of riding on airplanes?Kouwōta ke in uwe ilo baḷuun?uwōta
airportWe went to the airport last night to meet the airplane.Kōm ar kōbaḷuun boñ.baḷuun
 Do you have transportation to the airport?Ewōr ke iaḷaṃ ḷọk ñan erpoot eṇ?iaḷ
 Do we have shortcut to go to the airport?Ewōr ke iaḷ kaduḷọk ñan erpoot eṇ?iaḷ kadu
 They are going to meet the administrator at the airport.Rej etal in wōnṃae koṃōja eṇ ilo jikin kajokjok eṇ.jok
 It was really late when the folks got started for the airport, and they were late and missed the plane. It was noon before the folks started for the airport, and they were late for the plane and missed it (it left without them).Elukkuun raelepe an armej ro jedeḷọk ñan erpoot eo im rōruṃwiji baḷuun eo im emootḷọk jān er.raelep
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airsHe's put on airs due to the promotion.An utiejḷọk ekaadpāiki.adpā
 He's putting on airs.Eḷap an kajiṃaate e.jiṃaat
 They're notorious for putting on airs.Rūkabōllaḷ men raṇ.kabōllaḷ
ajarOur opinions are ajar.Ḷōmṇak kein arro reidaaptōk (ippān doon).idaaptōk
ajinomotoMixing a tablespoon of ajinomoto into the soup will certainly make the flavor that much tastier.Eḷaññe kwōnāj lutōk waj juon tebōljibuun in ajiṇoṃōto ilo juub ṇe, ej kab nāj uñkipdenḷọk ḷọk wōt.uñkipden
AjoḷThere is a season for picking the fruits of the Ajoḷ pandanusEwōr iien kaajoḷ.Ajoḷ
AlaThere's a sale at Ala MoanaEwōtlọk oṇāān meiuk ilo Aḷaṃowana.wōtlọk kōn oṇāān ṃweiuk
aḷapPlease take these things (usually food items) and enjoy. (This is traditionally uttered by a ri-jerbal to his aḷap or an aḷap to his irooj to please the receiver.)Jaaki waj ko bōk mejān dọuki. dedọdo
 Please take these things (usually food items) and enjoy. (This is traditionally uttered by a ri-jerbal to his aḷap or an aḷap to his irooj to please the receiver.)Jaaki waj ko bōk mejān dọuki. dedọdo
 You must know the genealogy in order to know who is the Irooj, Aḷap, and senior ri-Jerbal for each parcel of land.Kwōj aikuj jeḷā menmenbwij bwe kwōn jeḷā wōn eo ej Irooj, Aḷap, im ri-Jerbal eo Iṃaan ilo juon wāto. menmenbwij
alarmThis drum used to be used at such times as dances, battles, and as an alarm for calling together family leaders in olden times. S11Men in aje ekōn jerbal ilo iien rot ṇe an eb, tariṇae, im kwelọk an irooj eḷḷap ro im aḷap ro etto.kōkein
 This drum used to be used at such times as dances, battles, and as an alarm for calling together family leaders in olden times. S11Men in aje ekōn jerbal ilo iien rot ṇe an eb, tariṇae, im kwelọk an irooj eḷḷap ro im aḷap ro etto.kōn
alarmedIt alarmed the community when the warship blew its horn on the oceanside of the island.Ekairuj jukjuk im pād eo ke ṃōnwa eo ej kōjañ jilel eo ie ilikin āneo āneeriruj
alarmingThere’s no point in alarming that plane. P934Ejej tokjān aṃ kairuj pata baḷuun eṇ.pata
albacoreA false albacore swam toward us and caused minnows and sardines to leap out of the water around the boat. P114Ettōr tok juon ḷooj im uwōjaki awal im kwarkwar ko itōrerein wa eo.aol
 A false albacore swam toward us and caused minnows and sardines to leap out of the water around the boat. P114 P114Ettōr tok juon ḷooj im uwōjaki awal im kwarkwar ko itōrerein wa eo.uwōjak
albumMay I take a look at your album?Imaroñ ke aluje bokun pija ṇe aṃ?bokun pija
alcoholThe nurses rubbed alcohol on the baby to reduce its fever.Nōōj ro raar arkooḷe niñniñ eo bwe en dik ḷọk an pipa.arkooḷ
 Alcohol beverages make him stagger.Dānnin kadek ekōjepāppāpe.jepāppāp
 We're distilling alcohol.Kōmrooj kōmat arkooḷ.kōmat
 He won't succeed in school because of his love for alcohol.Eban tōprak an jikuuḷ kōn an ṇompeṇompe
alcoholicGin is an alcoholic beverageJiin ej dānnin kadek.jiin
 Also, if we let jekaro stand for three days, it will become jimañūñ—the alcoholic beverage of the Marshallese. S19Bar juon, elañe jenaaj kōtḷọk jekaro eo bwe en pād jilu raan, enaaj erom jimañūñ—dān in kadek eo limen ri-Ṃajeḷ.jimañūñ
 Also, if we let jekaro stand for three days, it will become jimañūñ—the alcoholic beverage of the Marshallese. S19Bar juon, elañe jenaaj kōtḷọk jekaro eo bwe en pād jilu raan, enaaj erom jimañūñ—dān in kadek eo limen ri-Ṃajeḷ.kōtḷọk
AleleThe coolest spot is under the Alele MuseumEaeṃōḷoḷo tata iuṃwin Alele.aeṃōḷoḷo
alertThe men yelled to alert the district.Ekkeilọk ḷōmaro in kairuj bukwōn eo.kōkeilọk
 Stand by there and be alert.Kōllejar wōt jeṇe im pojak.kōllejar
AlfredAlfred is one of the the men who went fishing with the eojojo method last night.Alfred ej juon iaan ri-eojojo ro jota.eojojo
 Alfred is someone who seldom tires.Alfred ej juon ri-jakkijeje.jakkijeje
 Alfred kicked the ball.Alfred ejaṃe bọọḷ eo.jaṃ
 They distrust Tony more than Alfred.Rejālkeḷọk Tony jān Alfred.jālōke
 Alfred is very industrious and Tony is very lazy.Alfred elukkuun niknik im Tony elukkuun jāniknik.jāniknik
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AlfredʻsAlfred's sailiing canoe is the slowest.Bat tata eo en waan Alfred.bat
 Alfred's car was the fastest.Iim tata wa eo waan Alfred.iiṃ
 Alfred's car went swiftly westward toward Laura.Kar eo waan Alfred eo ej kaiiṃtoḷọk ñan Mājro.iiṃ
 Alfred's canoe is the easiest to turn.Jaḷiie tata wa eṇ waan Alfred.jaḷiie
 Tony's contribution is less than Alfred's.Ejọuñḷọk wōt ije kuṇaan Tony jān Alfred.jọuñ
AliHow are Timoj and Ali relatedRej teek doon Tiṃōj im Aḷi?tee-
 Ali and his wife are always playing trump.Etturuṃruṃ Aḷi im men.turuṃ
alienationThe extent of their alienation was such that they didn't return.Joñan aer koñil, raar jab bar rọọl.koñil
alightIt's best to watch birds alight to locate their roosts when the sun is setting.Eṃṃan tata akajok ilo an jotaḷọk.akajok
alightedAs for me, I wouldn’t even have known the bird was there if I hadn’t heard its wings flapping as it slowly alighted on the Captain’s shoulder. P1037Ñe baj ña eo, iñak ke eor men eo eḷaññe ikar jab roñ ainikien pein an bao eo pikpik ke ej jokadikdik tok im jok ioon aeran Kapen eo.jok
alikeYour sluggishness and his sluggishness are alike.Addiṃakokoūṃ einwōt addiṃakokoin.addiṃakoko
aliveThe relationship within our clan will last forever because it's alive and well.Aerṃwein jowi in ad ej ñan indeo kōn aer jeḷā aerṃweiki doon.aerṃwe
 When your skin disease gets really bad, you have a hard time staying alive.Ñe kokeḷe, ej baj pen mour.keḷe
 Hey guys, Vroom Vroom is alive,” one of the fishermen said, and everyone laughed mockingly. P317Ṃa e, emour būrūṃrūṃ,” juon iaan rieọñōd ro eba innem aolep im tōtōñin kajjirere.mour
allHere comes the one who bothers people all the time.Ri-kaabwilōñlōñ eo ṇe tok.abbwilōñlōñ
 It was starting to get noisy from all the people. P149Ejino aeñwāñwā ijo kōn armej.aeñwāñwā
 All of these men were from Likiep, and they were so good at sailing that they could do it in their sleep. P31Ḷōṃarein aolep ri-Likiep im rej mājur ḷọk wōt ilo men in jejerakrōk, joñan aerjel jelā.aer
 A lot of them were almost all up and down the length of our boat. P999Elōñ iaer reitan aetokaer wōt wa eo waammān.aetok
 All residents of the small islets have returned home.Aolep ri-aetọ im rọọl ñan jikier.aetọ
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alligatorSeeing an alligator gives me the creeps.Eko tok kilū ñe ij ellolo aḷkita.aḷkita
alligatorsThe biggest alligators are found in Africa.Kileptata aḷkitain Abdika.aḷkita
 Who was the first to introduce alligators to Palau?Wōn eo jinointata ear kaaḷkitaik Bōḷau?aḷkita
allowDo you allow credit purchases hereJej akkaun ke iṃwiin?akkaun
 Then one day Father and the two men met together and the idea arose that Father should approach the man who owned the twenty-two foot boat and ask if he would allow them to charter it to Likiep. P20Innem juon raan Jema kab ḷōṃarein ruo erjel kar kwelọk ippān doon im lo juon ḷōmṇak bwe Jema en kepaak ḷeo waan booj in im roñoul ruo ne aitokan im kajjitōk ippān emaroñ ke kōtḷọk wa eo waan bwe erjel en jata kake ñan Likiep.jata
 The doctors also do not allow Marshallese to treat (patients) by themselves, for the way they prepare medications is unsanitary and also they usurp the people's right to do so. S8Taktō ro rej jab bar kōtḷọk an ri-Ṃajeḷ make wūno bwe ej jab erreo aer kōṃṃan wūno im bar juon eḷap aer bōk maroñ jān armej.kōtḷọk
 You should provide for air to go into the box to allow the chicken to breathe.Kwōj aikuj ṇamejatotoin bọọk ṇe bwe bao ṇe ilowaan en jab jabjānmenwan.ṇamejatotoin
allowedThey allowed him to peek through the fence.Raar kaalimōmōūki ikōtaan oror ko.allimōmō
alloyIt's an alloy, that's why your machete is breakable.Wūnin an kōkōṃ (ekkōṃ) jāje ṇe kōnke māāl waan.māāl waan
alluringShe's very alluring.Eḷap an ledik eṇ kakijdikdik.kakijdikdik
almanacWhere did you get your almanac?Aḷōṃṇakin ia ṇe aṃ?aḷōṃṇak
AlmightyAlmighty God appeared to Moses on Mount Sinai.Anij Ḷapḷap ear waḷọk ñan Moses ioon Toḷ Sinai.Anij Ḷapḷap
 He committed blasphemy by cursing the name of Almighty GodEar kōtrai im kōnājneje etan Anij ḶapḷapAnij Ḷapḷap
 Almighty God our father tells us not to worship idols.Anij Ḷapḷap jemādwōj ej ba jen jab kabuñ ñan anij raṇ.anij raṇ
almostI got so upset I almost diedIar abṇōṇōḷọk im ibōj mej.abṇōṇō
 A lot of them were almost all up and down the length of our boat. P999Elōñ iaer reitan aetokaer wōt wa eo waammān.aetok
 You're so dizzy you almost bit the dirt.Baj ajjiṃaalaliṃ ke kwoitōn ñarij laḷ.ajjiṃaalal
 He clearly wasn’t strong enough yet because as soon as he stood up he almost buckled over. P1223Ealikkar an kar jañin kajoor kōnke eḷak jutak ewātin ālokjakālokjak
 In other words, we were almost to the Caroline Islands, the Boatswain said. P1205Kwōj ba jebaj ḷāwōde ḷọk aelōñin kapilōñ kaṇ wōt jidik,” Bojin eo eba.baj
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alohaHe wore a loud aloha shirt on Friday.Ear kōṇak juon uḷa rōōj Būḷāide eo.rōōj
AḷōnBōtta is more unlovable than Aḷōn.Bōtta epāpijek ḷọk jān Aḷōn.pāpijek
aloneMy working alone won't have any negative effect on our relationship.Ajerreū ejamin kōṃṃan oktak in kōtaan nokwōn eo arro.ajerre
 His expertise tends to make him work alone.An kapeel eitok wōt in kaajerrāiki an jerbal.ajerre
 You should come alone.Kwōn kab iaḷ aidiktok.iaḷ aidik
 He’s not shy because he can sing alone in front of a crowd.Eḷap an jājjookok bwe emaroñ al make iaan ñan bwijin armej.jājjookok
 I ate the fish alone without anything else.Iaar jintōbe ek eo.jintōb
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alongRun along and get us some biscuits, and charge them to my account.Ettōr im akkaunitok jet kijed petkōj ilo akkaun eṇ .akkaun
 Let him carry something along with you.Kwōn kaaljeke ippaṃ.aljek
 Will we take along a chummer when we go bottom fishing?Ewōr ke ri-anan ñan kōjro ñe kōjro etal in urōk?anan
 The engine was making us go so fast that there were bubbles coming up along the side of the boat and mist splashing up in front. P493Joñan eo ekar tōtor eake ebwe an ṃōkaj bwe eṃōrṃore tōrerein im jakurbaatat bōran wa eo.ar
 Before we know it we’ll be along side of it.” P1137Jenaaj bar pād jidik im ḷak ilbōk jaatartar ippān.”atartar
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alongsideHere is a pillow to put alongside youPet eo aparaṃ eo.apar
 Go alongside of that canoe there.Atare ṃōk wa ṇeṇeatar
 Mr. Engineer, you and the Boatswain bring your boat up alongside that boat over there,” the Captain said and then climbed up when he saw the Old Man and the Chief standing with the other people on the pier. P1344Injinia e, kōmiro Bojin kaatartar waj wa ṇe waadmān,” Kapen eo ekar ba innem wanlaḷ ḷọk ke ej lo ḷōḷḷap eo im irooj eo ippān armej ro ioon wab eo.atartar
 I’m passing up some food the people on the island sent over,” the Boatswain said and passed up the bag as the canoe came up alongside the boat. P1268Jibwi waj dao adeañ jān rūtto ānin.” Bojin eo eba im jibwe lōñ tak pāāk eo ke kōrkōr eo ekar atartar tok ippān wa eo.dao
 Son, come up if everything is okay down there, because the boat is about to come alongside us now,” Father said. P1144Nejū e, ñe ej eṃṃan wōt jabdewōt i jeṇe, ekwe wanlọñ tak ḷọk bwe wa eo e ejako eatartar ippād,” Jema ekkūr tok.ippa-
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alphabetThe Nitijeḷā has approved the standardized Marshallese alphabet.Eṃōj an Nitijeḷā koweppān aḷbapeetin kajin Ṃajeḷ eo ekāāl bwe en jerbal.aḷbapeet
 White men gave the Marshallese language its alphabet.Ri-pālle raar kōṃṃan an kajin Ṃajeḷ aḷbapeet.aḷbapeet
alreadyThat vinegar has already become acid.Eajet penkō ṇeajet
 You're so preemptive when I got there you were already thereBaj akḷañūṃ ke iḷak tōparḷọk ijo ibbate eok?akḷañ
 When I reached the spot to fish, he had already started fishing hours before.Iḷak etal in eọñōd ettoot ke ear akḷañe ek eo.akḷañ
 The men using the surround method of fishing have already fished there.Ri-aḷe ro raar eọñō ijeṇe.aḷe
 I already bailed all the water out of the Likabwiro,” I said. P352Eṃōj ālimi Likabwiro,” iba.ālim
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AlrightAlright, tomorrow together with the Boatswain we will fill this boat with our scrap,” the Captain said.Ioḷe ilju kōjjel Bojin kanne wa in kōn jọkpej ko adjel,” Kapen eo eba.ad
 Alright, no big deal, but you should go get yourself ready so we won’t drift and end up on the island of Ṇauṇau,” the Boatswain said as he laughed. P290Ekwe ej jab nana ak kwōn kōpopo ilo boojaṃ bwe jen jab peḷọk im peek aelōñin Ṇauṇau,” Bojin eo erere ke ej ba men in.booj
 Alright; yes we are ready to go, maybe week after next. P79Ekwe iññā kōmij pojak in jerak emaroñ ḷọkin wiik in laḷ.kōm
 Father got up from where he had been sitting and said, Alright, my son and I are just going to go visit our chief before he gets sleepy. P214Jema eḷọñjak jān ijo ekar jijet ie im ba, Ekwe kōṃro ej ḷe nejū ja etal in lo ḷọk irooj eṇ ad ṃokta jān an mejki.lōñjak
alsoBecause they fish with dynamite it means that they'll also kill the fish indiscriminately.Kōnke rej ri-abba, meḷeḷein bwe rej bareinwōt ri-kaajeḷḷā ek.ajeḷḷā
 Drunks love to sing love songs also.Eṃṃan alin ṃaina ippān ri-kadek.alin ṃaina
 Don't just take the meaty part of the giant clam but also the crystalline style as well.Kwōn jab bōk wōt aḷaḷ ṇe ak bar lām ṇe ilo kapwōr ṇeaḷaḷ
 When my uncle, who's also the lineage head, dies, my older brother will take his place.Ñe emej aḷap eṇ jeū enaaj pinej jenkwan.aḷap
 Many are part Japanese, German, Chinese, Portuguese, and also from other countries of origin. S3Elōñ apkaaj in Nippoñ, Jāmne, Jeina, Bodeke, im bar elōñ laḷ.apkaaj
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alternatingThe wind keeps alternating between north and south.Kōto in ej ukoktak ikōtaan eañōm rak.ukoktak
althoughHe has a fever (although he doesn't feel hot).Bwil ṇe an epād ilowa.ilowa
 Although what the Captain said sounded good, I was more inclined to believe Father because the Captain had already made so many mistakes on this trip and so many bad things were happening as a result. P875Meñe eṃṃanḷọk roñ peḷḷọkin naan ko an Kapen eo, āinwōt eitok wōt bwe in kar tōmak naan ko an Jema kōnke elōñ de alen an kar Kapen eo jirillọk.jirilọk
 And although the wind was pushing us along nicely, we had already drifted far enough west that it took us about a week sailing eastward. P1184Meñe eṃṃan kūtwōmmān tak ḷọk ak kōn an kar baj ḷap ammān ḷe i rōtle, enañin juon wiikin ammān tar tak.kōto
 It grows on almost every island, although there is a season, between May and August, called summer, when breadfruit bear most fruit. S28Ej kalle ilo enañin aolep aelōñ bōtab ewōr juon iien, kōtaan eṇ ilo Mae im Wọkwōj, etan rak,” im ṃā ej lukkuun ḷap an kalle im kouwa.le
 And although the wind was pushing us along nicely, we had already drifted far enough west that it took us about a week sailing eastward. P1184Meñe eṃṃan kūtwōmmān tak ḷọk ak kōn an kar baj ḷap ammān ḷe i rōtle, enañin juon wiikin ammān tar tak.rāātle
altogetherA good number of traditional landmarks have been damaged or have disappeared altogether due to the need for the people to build their homes.Elōñ ṃuriniej eṃōj aer jorrāān ak jako jān wōt an armej in āneo kar aikuj jikin aer kalōki ṃōko iṃweer ie. ṃuriniej
alwaysShe's always bashfulEabbōjeje.abje
 You're always talking about abḷajtiiñEabḷajtiiñiñ aṃ kōnono.abḷajtiiñ
 Currents flowing into the lagoon are always present at this particular.Eaewaare ijin.aear
 She's always following someone around.Eaemọkkwe wōt lieṇ.aemọkkwe
 There'll always be procrastinators.Eban jab wōr ri-aepādpād.aepedped
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amThat's just the way I am. I'm funny that way.Kar baj abja wōt.abja
am I am disturbed at how often he comes.Iabṇōṇōik an memakijkij (emmakijkij) an itok.abṇōṇō
 I am old and absent minded.Iaḷapḷọk im immālele.aḷapḷọk
 You're luckier than I am in terms of owning much more land.Eḷap aṃ amṇakḷọk jān ñaamṇak
 I am waiting with a gun.Ij apād kake bu e.apād
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amateurThe ruling of an amateur / someone uninformedKien jājineet.kien
amazedWhen the drummer started beating on his drum the audience was amazed.Ri-aje eo eḷak pikūri aje eo nājin, eḷọkjān an armej ro.aje
 Jesus healed the palsy and amazed the Pharisees.Jijej ear kōmour ri-akā eo im kabwilōñ Pārōji ro.akā
 When I heard the Captain say this, I thought about it and was amazed that Father was able to recognize the waves on the ocean side of Pikeej from the movement of the boat while the Captain says he needs to actually see them. P799Ke ikar roñ naan kein an Kapen eo, iḷōmṇak im bwilōñ bajjek ippa taunin an Jema maroñ kile ṇoin likin Pikeej jān ṃōṃakūtkūtin wa eo ak Kapen eo eba ej aikuj kar lo kōn mejān.bwilōñ
 I was amazed by the magic trick performed by the magician.Iar kanooj bwilōñ kōn jibai eo ri-jibai eo.jibai
 Everyone is amazed by that ship that arrived.Eḷap an kabwilōñlōñ tiṃa eṇ ear potok.kabwilōñlōñ
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amazementThat was astounding,” Father said with amazement. P1156Ekabwilōñlōñ wōt in wāween,” Jema ebaj bwilōñ im ba.kabwilōñlōñ
 I had never seen an engine running and I just looked at it in amazement. P342Ij kab baj kar lelolo an injin jọ im elukkuun kar ḷọkjān .ḷọkjenaa-
amazesThe airplane amazes meEḷap bwilōñ kōn baḷuun eo.bwilōñ
amazingAt eight o'clock in the evening of our fifty-fifth night, if my mental arithmetic was correct, the Captain was steering and something amazing made an appearance. P1025 P1025Boñon eo kein kalemñoul ḷalem, ñe ejiṃwe aṇtọọne ḷọk, ilo kar ruatimjuon awa jọteen eo ke Kapen eo ej jebwebwe, juon men in bwilōñ ekar waḷọk.aṇtọọn
 Etao was a real rascal and his powers were amazing. S13Etao kar lukkuun ri-nana im maroñ ko an rōkanooj in kabwilōñlōñ.Etao
 The size of the ship is amazing.Ekabwilōñlōñ wōt tiṃa kōn an kilep.kabwilōñlōñ
 Etao was a real rascal and his powers were amazing. S13Etao kar lukkuun ri-nana im maroñ ko an rōkanooj in kabwilōñlōñ.kabwilōñlōñ
 At 8 o’clock in the evening of our fifty-fifth night, if my mental arithmetic was correct, the Captain was steering and something amazing made an appearance. P1025Boñon eo kein kalemñoul ḷalem, ñe ejiṃwe aṇtọọne ḷọk, ilo kar ruatimjuon awa jọteen eo ke Kapen eo ej jebwebwe, juon men in bwilōñ ekar waḷọk.lemñoul
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ambitionWe have to have ambition and not be phlegmatic if we want to succeed.Jej aikuj jibadbad im jab aipādpād ñe jekōṇaan ḷejibadbad
ambushThe soldier is lying in ambush.Rūttariṇae eo ej buñ-pedo im apād.buñ-pedo
AmericaYour relatives from America are here.Ri-aelōñin pālle ro nukuṃ remoottok.aelōñin pālle
 An albokbōrọro plant from America.Albokbōrọroin pālle.albokbōrọro
 It's a crowbar made in America because it's strong.Baar in Amedka bwe epen.baar
 The boxer from America won the fight.Ri-bait eo jān America ewiin.bait
 Did you have a good trip to America? .. (You're) assuming I went.Eṃṃan ke tūrep eo aṃ ñan Amedka? ...Bwe bōta iar etal.bwe bōta
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AmericanThe American soldiers created a harbor on the lagoon side of this island for our government.Rūttariṇae in Amedka ro raar abaiktok arin aelōñ in ñan kien ṇe ad.aba
 That was a dynamite of American originAbbaan (abbain) Amedka men eo.abba
 American appleAbōḷin Amedka.abōḷ
 When he returned after being absent for some time, he seemed more American.Epād im ḷak jāde tok, eri-aelōñin pālle.aelōñin pālle
 American metal is stronger than Japanese.Epenḷọk aenin Amedka jān Jepaan.aen
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American-ishWhen he came back he acted more American-ish than before.Eḷak rọọl tok eri-aelōñin pepāllele ḷọk jān eo.aelōñin pālle
 He kind of made it sound American-ish.Ej jadin kaamedkaiki jidik.Amedka
AmericansThe Americans made noise beyond endurance.Etar jān joñan an ri-Amedka ro kōṃṃan aeñwāñwā.Amedka
 Draw water for these Americans to wash their hands with.Kwōn itōktok aṃōnān ri-pālle .aṃwin
 The Americans bombed North Vietnam.North Vietnam Ri-Amedka raar bọkutañe!bọkutañ
 Americans are great travelers.Ri-Amedka rōkijoñ ito-itak.ito-itak
 What, is it true that the Americans have come in and taken control of us sailing around our own islands?” the Boatswain said in an angry voice. P395Ta ḷōṃa, ṃool ke ripālle raṇe reitōm peek ad jerakrōk ikōtaan aelōñ kein ad?” Bojin eo eba ilo an ainikien ḷōkatipitōm
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AmericaʻsThey debated on America's presence in Viet Nam.Raar kōbọuwe kake an Amedka pād Pietnaaṃ.kōbọuwe
amicableHer black magic at making someone amicable is quite powerful.Ekajoor anjin-wōlboin.anjin-wōlbo
ammunitionThe job of ensuring the uninterrupted flow of ammunition for the troops in battle is essential and the responsibility of assigned personnel to make sure it's done.Jerbalin ruk-buōd eaorōk ñan juon kumi in tariṇae im ewōr jet ro ej aer jerbal loloodjake bwe en tōprak. ruk-bo
 While the Japanese soldiers were gathering their ammunition together the American marines landed and shot them dead.Rūttariṇae in Jepaan ro i Ruōt rej baj pepojakjek wōt in ruk-bueer ak ejodik ṃōrein in Amedka ro im buuk er im remej.ruk-bo
amongWho among the four of us will be going to get ice Wōn eo enaaj ri-kaaij iaadeañ?aij
 There are many who compete among themselves for many things.Elōñ rej aitwe doon kōn elōn men ko.aitwerōk
 Is there a one among you four who is good at carrying things tucked under the arm?Ewōr ke ri-albakbōk iaamieañ?albakbōk
 They can't agree among themselvesEreañ ejjab bōro-kuk.bōro-kuk
 Some of these questions I was thinking are appropriate for those among us who have knowledge, understanding, and experience with the ocean in our islands, so they can teach others while they still have time. P802Jet kein kajjitōk ij ḷōmṇak rōkkar ñan an ro ilubwilijid eor aer jeḷā, meḷeḷe, im imminene kōn metoin aelōñ kein, bwe ren kwaḷọk mejḷaer kiin ke ej wōr wōt aer iien.bwilji-
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amountThere are more than enough baskets now for the amount of food we have.Eḷap an iepe (iepiepe) kiiō ñan joñan ṃōñā ṇe kiiō.iep
 Make the amount of food for each person smaller.Kaietḷọk kijen juon armej.iiet
 Why did you prepare an insufficient amount of food?Ta unin aṃ kar kōjabweik aṃ kepooj ṃōñā eo?jabwe
 What is the amount of your check?Jete kobban jāāk ṇe aṃ?jāāk
 The amount of water for the recipe is just right.Elukkuun jejjet uten iiōk e.jejjet
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amusedWhen I heard the Captain say this, I thought about it and was amused that Father was able to recognize the waves on the ocean side of Pikeej from the movement of the boat while the Captain says he needs to actually see them. P799Ke ikar roñ naan kein an Kapen eo, iḷōmṇak im bwilōñ bajjek ippa taunin an Jema maroñ kile ṇoin likin Pikeej jān ṃōṃakūtkūtin wa eo ak Kapen eo eba ej aikuj kar lo kōn mejān.ṃōṃakūt
an I bought myself an apple banana plant.Iar wiaik juon kōtka abōḷ pinana.abōḷ
 The characteristics of an expert.Abōnen ṃōkadeabōne-
 A cloud formation signifying an approaching storm.Ad eṇ an Tiṃur.ad
 It looks like an index finger belonging to a Marshallese.Einwōt baj tipen addikọọtotin ri-Ṃajeḷ.addi-kọọtot
AnAn adenpe shark bit his hand off.Adenpe ekij pein im jako.adenpe
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analyzeThese are some questions I was thinking are appropriate for those among us who have knowledge, understanding, and experience with the ocean in our islands, so they can explain and describe (analyze) them while they are still able to do so. P802Jet kein kajjitōk ij ḷōmṇak rōkkar ñan an ro ilubwilijid eor aer jeḷā, meḷeḷe, im imminene kōn metwan (metoin) aelōñ kein, bwe ren kwaḷọk mejḷaer kiin ke ej wōr wōt aer iien.mejaḷ
 I will now analyze the meaning.Inaaj kiiō tipdiki waj meḷeḷe e.tipdik
ancestorsInheritance by our ancestors.Ājinkōjin rūtto ro ad.ājinkōj
 It seems to me that they think they are protecting us, but what they don’t know is that in doing so they are destroying the way of life we inherited from our ancestors," Father said. P401Bwe iba rej ḷōmṇak rej kōjparok kōj jān jorrāān, ak rejaje ke ilo aer kōṃṃane men in rej kọkkure wāween mour eo ad jaar jolōte jān ro jiṃṃaad,” Jema eba.jolōt
 Our ancestors used to call the foreign barkentines ripitwōdwōdRūtto ro rōkōn ṇaetan baak ko etto ripitwōdwōd.ripitwōdwōd
 Because the sails of old were made from woven pandanus leaves, our ancestors necessarily had to weave atro for covering their canoe sails to prevent them from getting soaked.Kōnke wōjḷā ko etto rejọ kōn kōṃṃan jān maañin bōb, rūtto ro rōkōn aikuj āj atro kein lōbboiki bwe ren jab tutu im ṃọḷeḷe. lōbbọ
anchorThe Boatswain came after I was done pulling in the anchor and put it away where it belonged so it wouldn’t get in the way. P480Ej kab baj wātok ālik Bojin eo ke ej dedeḷọk tōbtōb im kọkoṇe jān ijo bwe en jab kaapañ jerbal.apañ
 The Boatswain came after I was done pulling in the anchor and put it away where it belonged so it wouldn’t get in the way. P480Ej kab baj wātok ālik Bojin eo ke ej dedeḷọk tōbtōb im kọkoṇe jān ijo bwe en jab kaapañ jerbal.ālik
 Anchor until everything is clear to me. (words from chant)Ejjeḷā toon bōbtowa.ejjeḷā
 Anchor the boat carefully.Kōṃanṃan aṃ emjake wa ṇeemjak
 Use a rock for an anchor.Kwōn emjak kōn dekā.emjak
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anchorageLikiep has the best anchorage.Eṃṃan tata aba eṇ iarin Likiep.aba
anchorage/harborThe boats were there at the anchorage/harbor.Wa ko erko ilo aba eo rej añkō.erko
anchoredWhen the boat was securely anchored, Father and the Boatswain jumped into the water and swam toward the island with our water container. P1251Ke ekar dedeḷọk emjake wa eo, Jema im Bojin erro kar kālọk im āne ḷọk kōn kōb eo ammān.am
 It's anchored on the lagoon side.Ej memaan (emmaan) iarar
 The boat has anchored.Eṃōj emje wa eo.emjak
 The boat is anchored close to the lagoon beach.Wa eo eṇ ej emjak i ar.emjak
 After he repaired it, he anchored it in the Kwajalein harbor, and it looked very beautiful on the water. P14Ālikin an kaaṃtōūki eḷak memaan ilo aba eṇ Kuajleen emmejaja ṇa ioon dān.kaaṃtō
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anchorsThat captain habitually anchors far out from shore.Eḷometo an kapen eṇ emjak. ḷo-
ancientThe song you just heard was a song traditionally sung by ancient Marshall Islander men while steering a canoe on a sailing expedition.Alin ṃur men eo ej kab jeṃḷọkḷọk.alin ṃur
 Ancient languagekajin etto.etto
 Ancient peopleRi-etto.etto
 There is a lot of back and forth hopping in ancient dancesEḷap kōṃajoñjoñ ilo ebin etto.kōṃajoñjoñ
 I see them,” the Boatswain said as he took the wheel from the Captain and started an ancient navigator's chant. P509Iloi,” Bojin eo eba im bōk jebwe eo jān Kapen eo im jarōk juon alin ṃurlelo
andYes, I know that you are my boss and you can handle my request.Aet, ijeḷā ke kwōj bọọj im kwomaroñ kōtōprak aikuj e .aaet
 I saw him upset and going in that direction.Eñeo ear abṇōṇōwaj ijeṇeṇe waj.abṇōṇō
 I saw him looking uninterested and heading that away.Eñeo ear abōblepwaj wōt ijeṇeṇe waj.abōblep
 Are our compass and charts ready?” P285 P285Epojak ke adeañ kaṃbōj im jaat?”ad
 I’m turning it off and the two of us will go ashore and together with the Captain we’ll start loading our scrap. P337Ij kune im kōjro wōnāne ḷọk kōjjel Kapen eo jino ektaki tok jọkpej ko adjel.ad
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and alsoThe doctors also do not allow Marshallese to treat (patients) by themselves, for the way they prepare medications is unsanitary and also they usurp the people's right to do so. S8Taktō ro rej jab bar kōtḷọk an ri-Ṃajeḷ make wūno bwe ej jab erreo aer kōṃṃan wūno im bar juon eḷap aer bōk maroñ jān armej.kōtḷọk
andʻsI won't go, and there are no if's, and's or but's about it.Iban etal im ejjeḷọk bar leḷọk-letok.leḷọk-letok
AndyʻsAndy's new outrigger canoe is sailing in the lagoon.Akadik eo waan Ānti eṇ ej ejjerakrōk ilo ṃaḷoakadik
angelGuardian angel.Enjeḷ in bōbaar (ebbaar).baar
 She's built like an angel.Ein rọkwōjān wōt enjeḷ.rọkwōj
AngelsThe Angels singEnjeḷ ro rej al.enjeḷ
angerWhy do you dwell on your anger?Etke kwōj kaaetok aṃ illu?aetok
 His anger made the people hate him.Lilu (illu) eo an ekaakōjdate ippān armej ro.akkōjdat
 The chief's anger made his people murmur.An irooj eo lāj ekaaliñūrñūri armej ro an.alñūrñūr
 Don't ever anger him again because next time you'll get spanked.Jab bar kakūtōtōūki e tokālik bwe kwōnaaj deñdeñ.jab bar
 He is one who doesn't anger easilyEj juon ri-jāllulu.jāllulu
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angeredThat young man is not easily angered.Ejaññiñi likao eṇ.jaññiñi
 They teased and angered himRaar kakūtōtōik im kakkōḷoḷouki.kōḷo
 He angered meEar kalluuk .lilu
 Watch it for he is easily angered.Kwōn lale bwe erroro.ro
angleBend the teeth of my saw to the correct angle.Kwōn kooḷāik jidpān e .oḷā
angrilyHe (angrily) threw out the plates.Ear kōjālle nabōjḷọk pileij ko.kōjjāl
angryHe's noisiest when angry.Eaeñwāñwā tata ñe ej illu.aeñwāñwā
 Keep throwing stones at him and he'll get angry.Kwōnaaj ajjikade bajjek innām ellu.ajjikad
 He did not do a good job of caring for the land and so the irooj was angry with him.Ear jab ṃōṃan (eṃṃan) an alal ilo bwidej eo innem irooj eo ear lilu (illu)(ippān).alal
 Sir, why are you so angry?Ḷe, en baj ḷap wōt aṃ illu.aḷe
 He always bites his lips when he's angry.Aolep iien ḷeeṇ ej aṃtōk ñe ej lilu (illu).aṃtōk
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anidepIn the game of anidep, you need to know and be prepared to kick the ball either forward or backward as necessary when it's been kicked toward you.Ilo anidep, kwōj aikuj jeḷā im pojak in jaṃliki ak jōṃṃaane bọọḷ eo ñe renaaj jaṃewaj.jaṃlik
animalSome people say that man is also an animal.Jet rej ba armej bar menninmour.menninmour
animalsRounding up of animals by an older person is reliable.Ajālin rūtto etiljek.ajāl
 Your rounded up animals for him last month.Kwaar ri-ajāl ñane allōñ eo ḷọkajāl
 There are pigs and chickens, but these have been imported by Westerners and aren’t original Marshallese animals. S23Ewōr piik im bao, ak men kein ebbōktok in ri-pālle im ejjab men in mour in Ṃajeḷbōbōk
 There are wild animals in the middle of the island.Elōñ kidu awiia buḷōn āninbuḷōn
 Man evolved from other animals.Armej ear ejaak jān menin mour ko jet.ejaak
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ankleHe limps because he sprained his ankle.Eajjukub kōn an kar iñrōk neen.ajjukub
 I turned my ankle.Eālokjak neō.ālokjak
 I sprained my ankle racing last week.Ear iñrōktok wōt neeō jān kar iaekwoj wiik eo ḷọkiñrōk
 I ran and sprained my ankle.Ittōr im iñrōk neō.iñrōk
 How did you sprain your ankle?Ta ṇe ear kaiñrōke neeṃ?iñrōk
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anklesHe climbed the tree with his ankles tiedEar entouk ni.ento
 He used bands around his ankles and climbed that coconut tree.Ear lekae im tallōñe ne eṇ.kae
AnṃōkajAnṃōkaj ate all he could of his fish and gave the left-over to ṂūttūūriAnṃōkaj emate ek eo kijen innem eleḷọk bwe eo kijen Ṃūttūūrimat
anniversaryThey are contributing thirty dollars for their thirtieth wedding anniversary.Rej kajjilñuul taḷa ñan iiō in ṃare in aerro kein kajilñuul.jilñuul
announcedHe thought about it for another minute and then announced what he had decided. P1246Eḷōmṇak bajjek bar iuṃwin jet minit innem kwaḷọk men eo ekar loe.ḷōmṇak
announcementThere is an announcement on the radio that a typhoon is coming.Eṃōj kōjjeḷā ilo mejatoto ke ewōr juon taibuun ej itok.jeḷā
 Who is making the announcement?Wōn ṇe ej ri-kōjjeḷā?jeḷā
AnnouncementsAnnouncements are more widespread now with the broadcast station functioning.Eajeededḷọk kōjjeḷā kiiō ke ewōr retio ej jerbal.ajeeded
annoyedStop clinking those coins because we're annoyed by the noise.Kwōn jab kattōñtōñi jāān dekā kaṇe bwe jouwaroñ.jāān dekā
annoyingI would never forget my family; we have just been busy these last few days with the annoying engine in this boat. P106Ekwe ejab bwe iban meḷọkḷọk nukū, ak kōn ad kar jaadin poub raan ko ḷọk ippān injin kakūtōtō in an wa in.kakūtōtō
anointingThe old woman performed the anointing treatments on the child so that she would grow up popular.Lōḷḷap eo ar anjin kōkpitpiti (ekkapitpiti) ajri eo bwe en lelejkōnkōn (ellejkōnkōn).kōkapit
anotherShe'll know, being someone who influences others to live as relatives toward one another.Enaaj jeḷā bwe e ri-kaaerṃwe.aerṃwe
 Their (two) mutual love of one another inspired me to do likewise.Aerro iọkwe doon ekōṃṃan waanjoñak eṃṃan ñan ñaaerro
 He doesn't want you to associate with one another.Edike amiiañ iaetōl ippān doon.amiiañ
 Another way to preserve fish is to smoke them and make dried fish. S27Bar juon wāween kōjparok ek bwe en to an pād, jej atiiki im kōṃṃan ek ṃōṇakṇakatiti
 Then make two plates for the Boatswain and me, and maybe you should go get another can of meat because I don’t think this will be enough for all of us.” P377Innem āte tok ruo amro Bojin pileij, kab bōlen eṃṃan ñe kwōbar kwaḷọk tok juon jālele bwe ij ḷōmṇak ejabwe men ṇe.”ātet
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anotherʻsIt's forbidden to gather food on another's property on this island under the risk of getting speared.Emọ ḷe eoon eṃ ānin bwe rōnaaj leṃadeik eok.ḷe eoon eṃ
another—untilMarshallese used to bow down when walking in front of one another—until recentlyRi-Ṃajeḷ rejọ kōn ebbadikdik iṃaan mejān doon raan ko ḷọkbadik
answerYou're such a V.I.P. it's difficult to get you to answer the question.Baj akajeūṃ ke epen aṃ uwaak.akaje
 I importuned him so much that I got tired, but he didn't answer.Iar añōtñōt ñane im ṃōk ak ear jab uwaak.añōtñōt
 The Captain was going to answer him but then Father arrived and started talking with the old man. P100Kapen eo ekar itan uwaake ak ejikrōk Jema im kōnono ippān ḷōḷḷap eo.jikrōk
 He made a guess at the answer and got it right.Ekajjidedeiki uwaak eo im jiṃwe.kajjidede
 I don't want to guess the answer.Idike kajjidedeiki uwaak eo.kajjidede
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answeredYes,” he answered. P331Aaet,” euwaak.aaet
 A little bit, but it won’t be very clear because the clouds are in the way and moving slowly,” the Boatswain quickly answered. P700Ejino tak ak eban lukkuun alikkar bwe ej jañin apdik an boṇ lañ,” Bojin eo eṃōkaj im uwaak.apdik
 Is it a ghost ship?” I asked, but no one answered. P1158Iba waan tiṃoṇ men eo?” ikajjitōk ak ejej eṇ euwaak.ba
 Yes, I brought them over yesterday,” the Captain answered. P286Iiūñ, ikar būki tok inne,” Kapen eo euwaak.bōk
 Some,” Father answered. P244Ebwe,” Jema euwaak.bwe
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answersIt's true that you always guess at the answersṂool ke kwe ri-kajjidede.kajjidede
 I would soon have the answers to my questions. P593Uwaakin kajjitōk kein make rōkar waḷọk tokālik.make
antIt was so bright we could have seen if there was an ant crawling on the boat. P942Joñan an meram jemaroñ kar lelolo ḷoñ ñe ekar or ej tōtōbalbal ioon wa eo.tōbalbal
antennaIt's going to work once you put up an antenna for it.Enaaj ṃōṃan (eṃṃan) ñe kwōnaaj antenaiki.antena
anticsObserve the antics of that nut.Kwōn bar lale ṃūtōn bwebwe eṇ.ṃūtō-
antsThat place there is swarming with ants.Ekkalleplepe ijeṇe.kallep
 Be careful not to let ants get on the chief's meal.Kwōn kōjparok ṃōñā kaṇe kijen irooj eṇ bwe ren jab ḷoñḷoñeḷoñ
anvilThat anvil has been around since the German times.Aṃbōḷin iien ko jāmne men ṇeaṃbōḷ
 Would you like to be assigned the task of pounding things on the anvil?Kwokōṇaan ke ri-aṃbōḷ?aṃbōḷ
 Pound it on the anvil for me.Kwōn aṃbōḷetok ñan ñaaṃbōḷ
 Pound it on the anvil.Kwōn noe ioon aṃbōḷ ṇeaṃbōḷ
anxiety"There is anxiety in my heart."Etarukelel ije ibūruō.tarukelel
anxiousI am really anxious to go on this journey to Israel.Ikanooj kijerjer in etal ilo iaḷ in ḷọk ñan Israel.iaḷ
 Don't be too anxious.Kwōn jab ṃōṃaelep (eṃṃaelep).ṃōṃaelep
anyDid he get you any unicorn fish the other day?Ear kaaelwaj ke kijōṃ raan eo ḷọkael
 Don't make any noiseJab kaailuwaannañnañ.ailuwannañnañ
 My working alone won't have any negative effect on our relationship.Ajerreū ejamin kōṃṃan oktak in kōtaan nokwōn eo arro.ajerre
 My palsy prevents my making any progressAkāū ekōṃṃan ban wōnṃaanḷọk.akā
 I can't get any cigarettes because the companies can't get any.Iban ellolo jikka kiiō bwe eḷap an akā ñan kombani.akā
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anybodyThere shouldn't be anybody owning more land than others these days as the living situation has changed.Ej jab aikuj wōr ri-amḷap raan kein kōnke eoktak wāween mour.amḷap
 Did anybody put coconut milk in the breadfruit?Ear kāāḷāḷ ke kaṇe?eaḷ
 Do they have anybody to give them blankets?Eor ke ri-ṇakọjeer?ṇakọjen
 Do not let just anybody massage your abdomen.Jab kōtḷọk an jabdewōt piti lọjieṃ.pitpit
anymoreI felt good and was not upset anymore as the evening got cooler. P115Eṃṃan mour im ejako abṇōṇō ke ej jino aemed ḷọk in jota.aemed
 After a few minutes I couldn’t hear the two of them talking anymore but I did hear the two of them light a match. P1078Ebar bōjrak roñ aerro kōnnaan iuṃwin jet minit bwe iroñ ainikien an juon iaerro iti juon mājet.iaa-
 And there are few who make aje anymore. S11Im barāinwōt eiiet ro me rej kōṃṃane men in aje.iiet
 Why does it seem like the fieldtrip ships don’t travel around much anymore.” P234Etke āinwōt waan raun kaṇe ejakkutkut aer itoitak raan kein.”jọkkutkut
 I used to smoke, but I don't anymore.Ikkein kōbaatat ak kiin ijjab.kōkein
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anyoneNo one has greater inalienable rights than anyone elseEjjeḷọk eṇ eademlōkmejḷọk jān bar juon.addemlōkmej
 Is there anyone who will prod it closer to us?Ewōr ke ri-adibwijtok ñan kōj.adebdeb
 Is there anyone from the north side of the island here?Ewōr ke ri-aikne ijin?aikne
 I haven't seen anyone as insistent as you are.Ejjeḷọk wōt baj akweḷapiṃ.akweḷap
 The next morning I woke up on my own and looked all around but didn’t see anyone else. P955Jebboñon eo juon imake ruj im ḷak reilik reiṃaan i lowaan wa eo, eejej eṇ ikar loe ak ña wōt.ejej
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anythingHe doesn't carry anything; all he does is talk.Ejaje aljek ak ejeḷā wōt kōnono.aljek
 They watched and didn't do anything while the men fought.Raar aluje an ḷōṃaro ire.aluje
 Your job is to be hammerer; you shouldn't do anything elseJerbal eo aṃ ri-aṃa; ebar ejjeḷọk men eṇ kwōn kōṃṃane.aṃa
 You shouldn't let him do anything he wants now when he's still young because you won't be able to control him when he grows up.En jab ḷap aṃ kaanemkwōje ilo an dik bwe kwōnaaj bane ñe enaaj rūttoḷọk.anemkwōj
 He was unable to do anything for he was taken by surprise.Ear ankōṃade em ejjeḷọk an maroñ.ankōṃad
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AnytimeAnytime you see a flock of birds on the ocean, you must know that there are fish with it.Jabdewōt iien kwōj lelo (ello) kōjwad, kwōn jeḷā bwe eor ek ippāer.kōjwad
anywayHe didn't want to but he did it anyway.Eaer būruōn ak ear etal wōt im kōṃṃane.aer
 I just thought I would drop by. I thought of dropping by anyway.Iar baj ḷōmṇak wōt in itok.baj
anywhereThe ajoḷ pandanus variety from Ebon cannot grow anywhere elseAjoḷin Epoon eban eddek ilo bar juon āneAjoḷ
 Our boat just floated in the water and didn’t go anywhere. P1171Wa eo eppepe wōt bajjek ijo im ejej ijeṇ etal ie ḷọkijeṇ
 You won't get anywhere with your unscrupulous behavior.Koban teru kōn aṃ jāṃōd.jāṃōd
 Did you see my firecracker anywhere?Kwaar lo ke kabbokbok eo ?kabbokbok
 The boat isn’t going anywhere now,” the Boatswain said. P634Wa in ej jab ettōr kiiō,” eba.tōtōr
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apartAs the wave smashed hard against the side of the boat, I thought it would break apart. P611Eḷak debakḷọk ṇo eo i tōrerein wa eo iba wōt eitan rup.debokḷọk
 And since it’s still dark we are going to have to wait for daylight before I can take the whole thing apart and really look at it.” P631Ak kiiō ke ebaj ditōb jenaaj aikuj kōrraan ñan jeḷati baib jet im lukkuun etali.”ditōb
 Maybe they wanted to see if it was soft enough so they could tear it apart. P1002Bōlen rej lale epidodo ke bwe ren kab naaj kar ebaje.ebeb
 They have taken the engine apart carelesslyEṃōj aer jaḷjaḷate injin eo.jaḷjaḷ
 I am going to have to take it apart and look. P621Inaaj aikuj jeḷate im lale.jaḷjaḷ
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apartmentThe rental for my apartment is one hundred eighty dollars a month.Oṇāān jata eo an ṃweeṇ ij jokwe ie ej jibukwi ruwalitoññoul taḷa.oṇāān jata
apostlesThe apostles ate the last supper with Christ.Ri-kaḷoor ro raar ṃōñāin kōjab ippān Kūraij.ṃōñāin kōjab
apparentThe blood pressure is more apparent today than yesterday.Eaerin bōtōktōk ḷọk rainiin jān inne.aerin bōtōktōk
 His imminent demise was apparent to everyone who was present.Aitwōnmejin ḷeo ear alikkar ippān aolep armej ijo.aitwōnmej
appealHe doesn't have a wife because he is lacking in sex appeal.Ejjañin wōr pāleen kōn an jetaḷe.jataḷe
 He is the most lacking in sex appeal.Jetale tata eo ṇejataḷe
 He is one of those lacking in sex appeal because he hasn't yet found a wife.Ṃōttan rijetale ro raṇe bwe ejjañin ellolo pāleen.jataḷe
 What makes him lack in sex appeal?Ta ṇe ear kōjateleiki.jataḷe
 You don't have any sex appeal.Kwojetāāñ.jatāāñ
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appealingEveryone likes her because of her appealing personalityAolep armej im iọkwe kōn an lelejkōnkōn (ellejkōnkōn).lelejkōnkōn
appearBut I looked over and saw that Father and the Boatswain didn’t appear to be happy. P847Ak iḷak rōre lọk ilo bwe Jema im Bojin eo erro kar jab kilen ṃōṃōṇōṇōkōl
appearanceHis appearance was like those people who when they talk, everyone listens and believes what they say. P60Epao tokin kain eṇ eaejemjem.aejemjem
 Your appearance will give us away and get us captured by the enemy.Aloklokūṃ enaaj kōṃṃan ad po ippān ri-nana raṇ.aloklok
 At eight o'clock in the evening of our fifty-fifth night, if my mental arithmetic was correct, the Captain was steering and something amazing made an appearance. P1025 P1025Boñon eo kein kalemñoul ḷalem, ñe ejiṃwe aṇtọọne ḷọk, ilo kar ruatimjuon awa jọteen eo ke Kapen eo ej jebwebwe, juon men in bwilōñ ekar waḷọk.aṇtọọn
 At 8 o’clock in the evening of our fifty-fifth night, if my mental arithmetic was correct, the Captain was steering and something amazing made an appearance. P1025Boñon eo kein kalemñoul ḷalem, ñe ejiṃwe aṇtọọne ḷọk, ilo kar ruatimjuon awa jọteen eo ke Kapen eo ej jebwebwe, juon men in bwilōñ ekar waḷọk.lemñoul
appearedAlmighty God appeared to Moses on Mount Sinai.Anij Ḷapḷap ear waḷọk ñan Moses ioon Toḷ Sinai.Anij Ḷapḷap
 I could sense the sail was full as the wind blew and whistled through the riggings, and foam appeared on the surface of the water P567Ikar eñjake bwe ñe ej lōtlōt kōto eo ejañ riikin im ṃōrṃōr ioon lọjet.eñjake
 Maybe it appeared that day because the air was right. P1026Bōlen men in enaaj kar baj waḷọk wōt bwe etke baj juon eo wāween mejatoto ilo raan eo.etke
 The chicken we were looking for appeared out of the bushes.Bao eo jaar pukote ejādetok jān mar eṇ.jāde
 After a little while the Captain appeared with the compass. P510Ej baj meḷan ḷọk wōt jidik ak ejāde Kapen eo kōn bọọkin kaṃbōj eo.jāde
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appearsAll island captains know that this month all boats should be beached so they can wait to see when Likabwiro appears.” P251Aolep kapenin aelōñ kein rōjeḷā bwe allōñ in wa otemjej rej ār bwe ren kōttar im lale ebuñlọk ke Likabwiro.”ār
 Chop that tree so that the heart of it appears.Jek wōjke ṇe bwe en waḷọk buḷōn.boḷ
appendixHis appendix is ruptured.Erup ṃojo eo an.ṃojo
appetiteHis talk about the ripe breadfruit baked in coconut oil gives me an appetite (makes me want to eat).Ekaijoḷ ke ej kōnono kōn pọljej eo. ijoḷ
 The boy really has an appetite for your ice cream.Ḷadik eṇ eijoḷe aijkuriim ṇe kijōm.ijoḷ
applaudedThe applauded him for his good speech.Raar kabbukwe kōn jipiij eo an eṃṃan.kabbokbok
appleAmerican apple.Abōḷin Amedka.abōḷ
 Naṃdik has good tasting apple bananasEnnọ leen abōl pinanaan Naṃdik.abōḷ
 I bought myself an apple banana plant.Iar wiaik juon kōtka abōḷ pinana.abōḷ
 I have not seen a black apple.Ij jañin ellolo abōḷ kilmeej.abōḷ
 She added apple bananas to the cooking.Lio eaar abōḷpinanaiki iiōk eo.abōḷ
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apple-polishingHe's apple-polishing.Ej kappok an jide.kappok jide
applesThere are lots of apples on that table over there.Eabōḷe eoon tebōḷ uweo.abōḷ
 Be careful they don't pour apples on your head.Lale raabōḷe bōraṃ.abōḷ
 They're on their way bring us some apples.Rej etal in kaabōḷtok kijed.abōḷ
 Bundle and bake the coconut apples.Kwōn iutūri iu kaṇe.iutūr
 Stop being like children polishing apples.Koṃwin jab kappok ami jide im āinwōt ñe koṃ ajri.kappok jide
applyIt was used in medicine for diagnosing the sickness of a person, what medicine to use, where to find the medicine, and whose responsibility it was to apply the medicine. S21Raar kōjerbal ñan wūno ñe rej pukot nañinmej rot eo an juon armej, wūno ta eo ekkar, ia eo wūno eo epād ie, kab wōn eo ekkar ñan leḷọk wūno eo.wūno
appointedThey appointed him to be a minister.Rar jitōñe bwe en juon minister.jitōñ
appointingI'm appointing you to go.Ij jitōñ eok bwe kwōn etal.jitōñ
 The chief is now appointing delegates for the meetingIrooj eo ej kiiō ijjitōñ rikwelọk.jitōñ
appreciateI would appreciate it if you gathered the people together.Eṃṃan ñe kwōnaaj aintok armej raṇe.ñe
appreciationWhen you are being honored at a feast, you should give away little presents to show your appreciation.Ñe rej kaṃḷo ñan eok kwōj aikuj kabbōjrak.kabbōjrak
apprehendedThe peeping tom was apprehended.Rejibwe ri-allimōmō eo.allimōmō
apprenticeHe's not very good at it because he's still an apprentice.Ej jañin kaanooj jeḷā bwe ej rūkkatak wōt.rūkkatak
approachThen one day Father and the two men met together and the idea arose that Father should approach the man who owned the twenty-two foot boat and ask if he would allow them to charter it to Likiep. P20Innem juon raan Jema kab ḷōṃarein ruo erjel kar kwelọk ippān doon im lo juon ḷōmṇak bwe Jema en kepaak ḷeo waan booj in im roñoul ruo ne aitokan im kajjitōk ippān emaroñ ke kōtḷọk wa eo waan bwe erjel en jata kake ñan Likiep.jata
 They began to approach the lagoon shore of the islet.Raar jino jitaak tok ṃaan āneojitaak
 The plane made a low approach and landed.Baḷuun eo ear jokwadikdiktok em jok.jokwadikdik
approachedAs the evening of the second day approached, the Captain spoke to the Boatswain. P914Jotaanḷọk raan eo kein karuo, Kapen eo ebar kōnnaan ḷọk ñan Bojin eo.jota
 Hello,” Father called over to the Old Man as he approached the boat. P427Iọkwe eok,” Jema ekkūr ḷọk ñan e ke ej epaake tok wa eo.kūkūr
 As the time for us to set sail approached, people to see us off started to arrive. P441Innem ekar jino wātok ri-kōjjājet ke ejino epaak an awaan jerak.kōjjājet
 When we approached the veranda of the house, Father quickly greeted the chief who was sitting with his wife. P228Ke kōṃro ej jikrōk ḷọk ilo etōñaakin ṃweo, Jema eṃōkaj im iọkiọkwe ḷọk irooj eo ej jijet ippān lejḷā eo.lejḷā
 Why are you awake?” he asked as I approached him. P582Etke kworuj?” ekajjitōk ippa ke ij jikrōk ḷọk i turun.ruj
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approachingA cloud formation signifying an approaching stormAd eṇ an Tiṃur.ad
 I think we must be approaching land.” P871Ij ḷōmṇak kōjmān ḷe i jetakin ān eo.”ḷe
 It scared them to hear of the approaching typhoonEkamijak er ke rej roñ kōn taibuun eo epaak tok.mijak
appropriateSome of these questions I was thinking are appropriate for those among us who have knowledge, understanding, and experience with the ocean in our islands, so they can teach others while they still have time. P802Jet kein kajjitōk ij ḷōmṇak rōkkar ñan an ro ilubwilijid eor aer jeḷā, meḷeḷe, im imminene kōn metoin aelōñ kein, bwe ren kwaḷọk mejḷaer kiin ke ej wōr wōt aer iien.bwilji-
 We'll appropriate the money according to population.Jenaaj kōjjemọọje ṃani kein ekkar ñan joñan armej.kōjjemọọj
 These are some questions I was thinking are appropriate for those among us who have knowledge, understanding, and experience with the ocean in our islands, so they can explain and describe (analyze) them while they are still able to do so. P802Jet kein kajjitōk ij ḷōmṇak rōkkar ñan an ro ilubwilijid eor aer jeḷā, meḷeḷe, im imminene kōn metwan (metoin) aelōñ kein, bwe ren kwaḷọk mejḷaer kiin ke ej wōr wōt aer iien.mejaḷ
appropriatelyI think you should deal with his request appropriately.Ij ḷōmṇak kwōj aikuj in ṇawāween kajjitōk eo an.ṇawāween
approveDon't just look at him or he'll think you approve of what he's doing.Enta kwōj alluwaḷọke ke enaaj ḷōmṇak eṃṃan men eṇ ej kōṃṃane.alluwaḷọk
 Don't look at him or he'll think we approve of what he's doing.Kwōn jab aluje bwe enaaj ḷōmṇak eṃṃan men eṇ ej kōṃṃane.aluje
 His mother didn't approve of the woman (he wanted to marry) so she kept them apart.Jinen edike kōrā eo em kōtọọne erro jān doon.tọọn
 His mother didn't approve of the woman so she stayed away from them.Jinen edike kōrā eo em kōtọọne erro.tọọn
approvedThe Nitijeḷā has approved the standardized Marshallese alphabet.Eṃōj an Nitijeḷā koweppān aḷbapeetin kajin Ṃajeḷ eo ekāāl bwe en jerbal.aḷbapeet
 Has he approved the plan?Eweeppān ke pepe eo ippān?weeppān
approximatelyThe flare went up approximately 100 feet in the air before it turned and made a dive back down. P943Ekar wanlōñ ḷọk men eo im ḷak bōlen jibukwi jiṃa ne utiej, erọọl im lōkā laḷ tak.lōkā
 We need to sail for approximately one more night and one more day and then we’ll see it.” P873Ñe jeañ bar tar tawaj jidik tarrin juon boñ im juon raan, jenaaj loe.”ta
apronPut on your apron.Kōṇak nuknukun kuk eo aṃ.nuknukun kuk
ArcturusDid you notice Arcturus in the sky last night?Kwaar lo ke Ad boñ?Ad
areYes, I know that you are my boss and you can handle my request.Aet, ijeḷā ke kwōj bọọj im kwomaroñ kōtōprak aikuj e .aaet
 What are their peculiarities?Ta kaṇ abjāer?abja
 Where are you taking it tucked under your arm?Kwōj abjājeikḷọk ñan ia?abjāje
 Where are you taking your flirting?Kwōj abbōjeje ḷọk ñan ia?abje
 You'll know there are boys around because she starts flirting.Kwōjeḷā ke ewōr ḷaddik ijōkaṇe bwe ebar jino abbōjeje.abje
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areaThe current that flows north in that area is a lot greater.Aeniñeañḷọkin tujab eṇ ebwe an kakijoñjoñ.aeniñeañḷọk
 I'm painful in the kidney area.Emetak aeoū.aeo
 Take care of his pain in the kidney area.Kaaeoiki ḷọk ḷeeṇ jān metakin.aeo
 He treats people who have pains in the kidney area.Ri-kaaeo.aeo
 I feel the blood pressure moving up in this area of my arm.Eaerin bōtōktōk tok ijo tok ipeū.aerin bōtōktōk
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arentThere are pigs and chickens, but these have been imported by Westerners and aren’t original Marshallese animals. S23Ewōr piik im bao, ak men kein ebbōktok in ri-pālle im ejjab men in mour in Ṃajeḷbōbōk
 They are going to be our new chiefs, aren’t they?” P400Ejab renaaj oktak im irooj iood?”ioo-
 There’s really no point in buying Western boats because the materials we need to fix them aren’t even available here. P859Ejej tokjān ad bōbōk tok ak kōṃṃan im wia waad waan pālle bwe eḷaññe rōwōla, ejej kein jerbalier ak kōbwebweier.jerbal
 There’s really no point in buying Western boats because the materials we need to fix them aren’t even available here. P859Ejej tokjān ad bōbōk tok ak kōṃṃan im wia waad waan pālle bwe eḷaññe rōwōla, ejej kein jerbalier ak kōbwebweier.kōbwebwei-
 Just make sure there aren’t any more mistakes,” the Boatswain yelled over to the Captain. P848Lale bwe en ejjeḷọk bar rōḷọk,” Bojin eo ejiroñ ḷọkrōḷọk
arenʻtWhy aren't the people who went to buy ice cream back?Etke eruṃwij an rọọl tok ri-kaaijkudiiṃ ro?aij kudiiṃ
 Those who boil pandanus aren't supposed to chew them.Ri-aintiin rej jab kijer in wōdwōd.aintiin
 Boy, aren't they always late!Ejjeḷọk aḷokbadiier.aḷokbad
 They really are independent; aren't they, since they have not returned!Baj anemkwōjier ke eñiin rej jañin jāde!anemkwōj
 I don't know why there aren't as many spider shells in the opening between this island and the next one as there used to be.Ijaje taunin an jako an aorake meje eṇ.aorak
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argueDon't argue with him as you'll get nowhere.Kwōn jab akwāāle bwe eban wōr tōprak.akwāāl
 Don't argue with your parentsJab juṃae jeṃaṃ im jinōṃ.juṃae
arguedThey argued among themselves.Raar juṃaeik doon.juṃae
 They argued and never agreed on anything.Erro leḷọk-letok bajjek ak ejjeḷọk tōprak.leḷọk-letok
arguingWhat's he arguing with her for?Ej akwāāle ñan ta?akwāāl
 Are we done unloading?” Father interjected in an attempt to stop the two of them from arguing. P703Eṃōj jej eakto wōt ke?” Jema ekajjitōk im kajjioñ bōbrae aerro wōnṃaan ḷọk wōt im aoḷ.aoḷ
 Are we done unloading?” Father interjected in an attempt to stop the two of them from arguing. P703Eṃōj jej eakto wōt ke?” Jema ekajjitōk im kajjioñ bōbrae aerro wōnṃaan ḷọk wōt im aoḷ.eakto
 The man and his wife are always arguing.Lieṇ im ḷeeṇ aolep iien rej iakwāālāl.iakwāāl
 They were arguing and then fought.Raar akwāāl im ire.iakwāāl
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argumentTheir conversation is developing into an argument.Edọọj an ḷōṃaro kōnono ñan doon.dọọj
 He's still angry from the argument he had with his wife.Ej inepatatok wōt jān aerro kar iakwaāl.inepata
 They had an argument and then squared off and fought.Rar iakwāāl im jujne jibwe doon.jibwe doon
aristocratsHere come the female aristocrats from Ṃōn-kūbwe.Lōkkūk ro jān Ṃōn-kūbwe raṇe tok.lōkkūk
arithmeticAt eight o'clock in the evening of our fifty-fifth night, if my mental arithmetic was correct, the Captain was steering and something amazing made an appearance. P1025 P1025Boñon eo kein kalemñoul ḷalem, ñe ejiṃwe aṇtọọne ḷọk, ilo kar ruatimjuon awa jọteen eo ke Kapen eo ej jebwebwe, juon men in bwilōñ ekar waḷọk.aṇtọọn
 Do you know arithmetic?Kwōjeḷā ke bōnbōn?bōnbōn
 I’m not familiar with this kind of arithmetic.Ña iruwamāejet kōn kain bōnbon rot in.kōn
 At 8 o’clock in the evening of our fifty-fifth night, if my mental arithmetic was correct, the Captain was steering and something amazing made an appearance. P1025Boñon eo kein kalemñoul ḷalem, ñe ejiṃwe aṇtọọne ḷọk, ilo kar ruatimjuon awa jọteen eo ke Kapen eo ej jebwebwe, juon men in bwilōñ ekar waḷọk.lemñoul
 I'm not familiar with this kind of arithmetic.Ña iruwamāejet kōn kain bōnbōn rot in.ruwamāejet
arkWho built an ark? (Bible)Wōn ar jekjek wa?jekjek wa
armMy method of tucking things under the arm is obvious.Eban peljo kaabjājeū.abjāje
 She doesn't know how to tuck things under the arm.Ejaje kaabjāje.abjāje
 I like the way you tuck that basket under your arm. It's okay for you to carry that basket under your arm.Eṃṃan aṃ abjājeiki iep ṇe aṃ.abjāje
 I like the way you tuck that basket under your arm. It's okay for you to carry that basket under your arm.Eṃṃan aṃ abjājeiki iep ṇe aṃ.abjāje
 I can't forget the way she tucked things under her arm.Iban meḷọkḷọk abjājein lio.abjāje
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armedThey brought guns and armed the group.Raar ebbōktok bu im ṃaanpāik (ṇaṃaanpāān) kumi eo.ṃaanpā
armpitsThe strong smell of his armpits gives him a disagreeable odor.An medwañ ekaajjiḷapḷape.ajjiḷapḷap
armsIt's going to work out, as the guy who's good at tucking things under his arms will help her.Enaaj eṃṃan bwe rūkaabjāje eo eṇ enaaj jipañe.abjāje
 You be the one to make her tuck in under her arms for us.Kwōn rūabjājeiktok ñan kōjro.abjāje
 You should know you were responsible for people tucking things under their arms.Kwōnaaj jeḷā bwe kwaar rūkaabōjāje ñan jar kaṇ.abjāje
 They carried the drunk tucked under their arms to the jail.Raar albakbōkeḷọk ri-kadek eo ñan ṃōn kalbuuj eo.albakbōk
 Help him fold his arms.Kwōn kabokpāiki.bokpā
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armyHe was high in rank in the army.Ear utiej ke ej pād ilo ami.ami
 He's in the army todayEj pād ilo ami rainiin.ami
 The U.S. Army has a lot of men.Elōñ uwaan ami eo an Amedka.ami
 The United States army has the best weapons.Eṃweie ami eṇ an Amedka kōn kein tariṇae.ami
 Army.Jarin tariṇae.jar
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ArnoUnicorn fish from Arno are the most delicious.Euwwi wōt aelin Arṇo.ael
 The sexual intercourse technique performed by Arno young women is renowned in the Marshall Islands.Aelaḷin jiroñin Arno ebuñbuñ ilo Ṃajeḷ in.aelaḷ
 She performed the Arno sexual technique so well that he passed out.Lio eaelaḷe ḷeo im ḷotḷọkaelaḷ
 It's such a clear day that we can see Arno from where we are.Baj alikkarin mejatoto ke jej errelọk im lo Arṇo jān ijin.alikkar
 How many months were you on Arno?Jete allōñūṃ ṇa i Arṇoallōñ
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ArnʻoThese jekṃai are made in Arn'o.Jekṃai kein rej jekmai in Arṇo.jekṃai
ArṇoThe northward flowing current is greatest on the ocean side of Ḷōñar in Arṇo.Aeniñeañḷọk tata likin Ḷōñar ilo Arṇo.aeniñeañḷọk
aroseThen one day Father and the two men met together and the idea arose that Father should approach the man who owned the twenty-two foot boat and ask if he would allow them to charter it to Likiep. P20Innem juon raan Jema kab ḷōṃarein ruo erjel kar kwelọk ippān doon im lo juon ḷōmṇak bwe Jema en kepaak ḷeo waan booj in im roñoul ruo ne aitokan im kajjitōk ippān emaroñ ke kōtḷọk wa eo waan bwe erjel en jata kake ñan Likiep.jata
aroundYou'll know there are boys around because she starts flirting.Kwōjeḷā ke ewōr ḷaddik ijōkaṇe bwe ebar jino abbōjeje.abje
 Don't go around flirting!Kwōn jab abbōjeje!abje
 They planted abḷajtiiñ around the house.Raar kaabḷajtiiñi tōrerein ṃweoabḷajtiiñ
 Stop whirling that child around.Eṃōj ṇe aṃ kaadeboululi ajiri ṇeaddeboulul
 Don't whirl around or you'll get dizzy.Kwōn jab addeboulul bwe kwōnaaj ṃōḷañḷōñaddeboulul
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arousedHe's aroused by his words of encouragementEbab-laḷin kōn an kōkajoorḷọk.bab-laḷin
 His speech aroused my enthusiasm.Eḷap an kar kōbab-laḷū jipiij eo an.bab-laḷin
 That's the first time he got aroused after listening to a speech.Kab baj bab-laḷin ke ej roñjake jipiij eo.bab-laḷin
 His passion is aroused and he is going to fight.Ḷeo eṇ ebuñ-kōḷowan im ej ilān ire.buñ-kōḷowa-
arrangeYou'd better arrange the contents of that sack if you want it to contain more.En jab ortabtab aṃ kanne pāāk ṇe bwe enaaj booḷ wōt kiiō.ortabtab
arrangedThose books are changed from the way I arranged themEir bok kaṇe jān ke iar karki.ir
 Who changed the books from the way I arranged themWōn ar kair bok iar karōki?ir
 These flowers are nicely arranged.Eṃṃan jepaan ut kein.jepaa-
 Evenly arranged.Jepaan wōt juon.jepaa-
 Try to have the new buildings arranged evenlyKajjioñ kōṃṃan bwe aolep eṃ rej ekkal ren jepaer wōt juon.jepaa-
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arrangementDon't change the arrangement inside the house.Lale kwaar ikūri karōk in lowaan ṃweeṇikūr
arrangingShe's arranging for you (three or more persons) visit him at the hospital.Ej kōṃṃan amiwōj iien loḷọk ilo aujpitōḷ.amiwōj
arrestedThe thief is arrested.Epo rūkọọt eo.po
 He's always getting arrested.Eppopo ḷeeṇpo
arrivalThey stocked the storehouse with food items in preparation for the chief's arrival.Raar kanne ale eo kōn ekkan im pojak ñan irooj eo.ale
 Now people on outer islands don’t need to await the arrival of a ship so that they can hear news. S26Kiiō armej in aelōñ ko ilikin rejjab aikuj in kōttar wa bwe ren eọroñ ennaan.eọroñ
 The arrival of the fleet was very impressive.Ekōppaḷpaḷ wōt lipopotokun inej eo.lipopo
 Now people on outer islands don’t need to await the arrival of a ship so that they can hear news. S26Kiiō armej in aelōñ ko ilikin rejjab aikuj in kōttar wa bwe ren eọroñ ennaan.nenaan
arriveAs the time for us to set sail approached, people to see us off started to arrive. P441Innem ekar jino wātok ri-kōjjājet ke ejino epaak an awaan jerak.kōjjājet
arrivedWatch out now because the robber has arrived.Kanooj waji lolo kaṇe rej lik bwe emoottok ri-eaklep eo.eaklep
 The people from Tuvalu have just arrived.Ri-Elej ro raṇ raar tokeaktok.Elej
 The men who fished for rabbitfish have just arrived.Ri-kaellōk ro raṇ rej kab potok.ellōk
 The ships have already arrived thereWa ko ededḷọk aer tōkeakḷọk ijeṇ.ijeṇ
 I arrived yesterdayIar tōkeaktok inne.inne
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arrivingI didn't notice the four of you arriving.Ijab lo amimān tōkeaktok.amimān
 There are always boats arriving in Majuro.Ejjeḷoḷo Mājro.jeḷo
arroganceHis swagger goes to show his arrogance.Ealikkar an kabbil bwe eḷakḷak.ḷakḷak
arrogantTheir making him their leader made him arrogant.Aer likūti bwe en aer rūtōl ekaloṃaane.loṃaan
 I cannot describe how arrogant he was when he returned.Joñan an loṃaan ke ej rọọltok, iban ba.loṃaan
 That guy is always arrogant.Kijoñ eṇ elloṃaanan.loṃaan
 I wouldn't let her wear a watch or she'll get arrogant.Kwōn jab kọwajwaje bwe enaaj loṃaan.wajwaj
arrowrootThis year's crop of arrowroot stalks is more abundant than last year's.Eaetōktōke ḷọk iiō in jān iiō eo ḷọkaetōktōk
 There's arrowroot stalks growing all over the island.Eaetōktōke meḷan āninaetōktōk
 They're looking for arrowroot stalks in the interior of the island.Erraṇ rej kaaetōktōk eọọj.aetōktōk
 The two of us are the fetchers of arrowroot stalks for him.Kōjro ej ri-kaetōktōk ñaneaetōktōk
 You're getting arrowroot stalks for them.Kwōj kaetōktōkḷọk ñan er.aetōktōk
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artDid you sign up for the art class at CMI?Kwaar bōk ke kilaajin jiña eṇ ilo CMI?jiña
arteriesThe arteries and veins in our body are the ways blood circulates in our bodies.Eke kein ilo ānbwinnid rej iaḷan bōtōktōk ilo ānbwinnidiaḷan bōtōktōk
articleMy attire is dirty. (a single article of clothing)Ebwidejdej nuknuk e .bwidej
articlesThese are things like soap, coins, articles of clothing, and other such things. S14Men kein rej joob, jāān, ṃōttan nuknuk, im men ko āierḷọkwōtāierḷọk wōt
 These are things like soap, coins, articles of clothing, and other such things. S14Men kein rej joob, jāān, ṃōttan nuknuk, im men ko āierḷọk wōt.āinḷọk wōt
artificialHe busted his artificial legsEjorrāān ne kōṃṃan ko neen.kōṃṃan
 That's a very pretty artificial flowerElukkuun aeboojoj ut kōṃṃan eṇ.kōṃṃan
artistHe's a good artist.Ejeḷā ṃalenṃalen
 He's a good artist.Ej juon ripija eṃṃan.ri-pija
 Ask the artist to paint me a picture of you that I can take with me.Kajjitōk ippān ri-jiña eṇ bwe en jiñaiktok juon pijaiṃ bwe in bōke ippa.jiña
 This is definitely the work of a master artist.Lukkuun jiñain ṃōkade men in.jiña
 The artist who drew the picture of the boat is no longer living.Ri-jiña eo ear jiñaiki pijain wa eo eṃōj an bōk kakkije.jiña
artsWe’re the remaining members of the clan in the islands with the traditional martial arts skills,” said Saimon Latrik.Kōmij make wōt Ri-ṃaanpā rainin ilo aelōñ kein,” Saimon Latdik eba. ṃaanpā
 The arts of self-defense are known by but a few.An jejjo wōt ṃaanpāṃaanpā
as It's going to work out, as the guy who's good at tucking things under his arms will help her.Enaaj eṃṃan bwe rūkaabjāje eo eṇ enaaj jipañe.abjāje
 Afraid of ghosts as he was, I saw him going in your directionEñeo ear abwinmakewaj ijeṇe waj.abwinmake
 There he was giving the finger as he was heading that way.Ḷeo ear addi-lep waj ijeṇe towaj.addi-eoḷap
 The water was so calm that it looked glassy as if it were inside a cistern. P994Joñan, eḷae ioon dān āinwōt lowaan juon aebōj-jimeeṇ.aebōj-jimeeṇ
 My coffee isn't as sweet as yours.Eaebōjbōj ḷọk kọpe e liṃō jān kọpe ṇe liṃōṃ.aebōjbōj
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ashamedDon't imitate him or he'll be ashamed.Kwōn jab arin ḷeeṇ bwe enaaj jook.ar
 I am ashamed that we're not sharing this food with them.Iāliklik kōn ṃōñā kōnke jejjab naajdik er.āliklik
 I am ashamed to ask for food.Ijook in kajjitōk ṃōñājejookok
 What are you ashamed ofTa ṇe kwōj jook kake?jejookok
 What are you ashamed ofTa ṇe kwōj jook kake?jook
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AshesAshes.Kūbween wūpaaj.kūbwe
 There are still some embers there in the ashes.Ej memāllele (emmāllele) wōtmālle
 Ashes are scattered all over the place inside that house.Emmelkwaarar lowaan ṃweeṇmelkwaarar
ashoreI’m turning it off and the two of us will go ashore and together with the Captain we’ll start loading our scrap. P337Ij kune im kōjro wōnāne ḷọk kōjjel Kapen eo jino ektaki tok jọkpej ko adjel.ad
 Come let's haul ashore.Itok jen ārār
 Come let's haul that canoe ashore.Itok jen ārōk wa eṇ.ār
 Do not go ashore on islands that do not belong to you.Bwinimjaad popoṃanit.bwinimjaad
 The storm washed ashore gravel on the lagoon side of this island.Kōto eo ekōdekākeik arin ānindekāke
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AsianAsianRi-Eijia.Eijia
asidePut aside two pairs of pants for me.Kōjenolọk ruo jedọujij.jenolọk
askThey're the sort who ask to have gifts returned.Tipen ri-ajejin Jowa men raṇe.ajejin Jowa
 We don't want givers who ask to have their gifts back.Jedike ri-ajejin Ḷōktabajejin Ḷōktab
 How long have I been lying down?” the Captain didn’t ask Father specifically, but just asked. P1227Ewi toon kar babu?” Kapen eo ejab uwaake Jema ak ebaj kajjitōk.ewi
 Father realized that the man who owned the boat who he was going to ask for his boat was a frugal kind of guy, because he was very careful and protective of the boat. P22Jema ear kile ippān make ke ḷeo ej itōn kajjitōk wa eo waan ej kain armej rot eṇ epen ṃweien kōnke eḷap an tiljek im kōjparok.itōn
 Then one day Father and the two men met together and the idea arose that Father should approach the man who owned the twenty-two foot boat and ask if he would allow them to charter it to Likiep. P20Innem juon raan Jema kab ḷōṃarein ruo erjel kar kwelọk ippān doon im lo juon ḷōmṇak bwe Jema en kepaak ḷeo waan booj in im roñoul ruo ne aitokan im kajjitōk ippān emaroñ ke kōtḷọk wa eo waan bwe erjel en jata kake ñan Likiep.jata
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askedWhere do you think we were when our engine went out?” Father asked. P790Kwōj ḷōmṇak jekar tōpar ia ke ej kun injin e admān?” Jema ekajjitōk ippān.ad
 I asked him to tie the sail to the gaff for me.Iaar kajjitōk bwe en aeṃaane tok wōjḷā eo ñan ñaaeṃaan
 The boy was asked to return the gift.Rajejin Jowaiki ḷadik eo.ajejin Jowa
 Father, can I go watch them play dice?” I asked. P150Jema e, eṃṃan ke ñe itōn aluje aer taij?” ikajjitōk.aluje
 Do you all have a lot of scrap?” the chief asked. P243Iba eḷap jọkpej eṇ amieañ?” irooj eo ekajjitōk.ami
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askingDon't swim without asking permissionJab anemkwōje aṃ tutu iar.anemkwōj
 What are you asking your grandfather about?Ta ṇe kwōj jitdaṃe jiṃṃaaṃ kake?jitdaṃ
 How about asking that man why he came?Kwōn ṃōk kajitūkini ḷeṇe ear wajjikōt?kajitūkin
 He is the one who is always asking questionsRi-kajjitōktōk eo ṇekajjitōk
asksNo one goes around with him because he's known to be someone who asks to have gifts returned.Ejej eṇ ej etal ippān kōn wōt an kijoñ ajejin Ḷōktabajejin Ḷōktab
asleepThe two of them went up to the front of the boat again and kept talking, but I don’t know what they said because I fell asleep. P563Erro kar bar wōnṃaan ḷọk im kōnono ak iñak ta ko jet erro kar ba bwe imājur.jet
 But Father didn’t have to do anything because when we arrived at his side he was already lying down and fast asleep. P1089Ejej men eṇ Jema ekar kōṃṃane ñane bwe kōṃro ḷak jikrōk ḷọk ijo ippān ej babu im mājur.jikrōk
 I was finally able to fall asleep soundly. P954Innem āliktata ikar ṃōdānḷọk im joṇak.joṇak
 He’s asleep,” Father said. P1072Ekiki,” Jema eba.kiki
 While I was asleep, I heard the sound of song and laughter.Iar kiki im roñ ainikien al im leea.leea
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aspirinWhy don't you take these aspirin pills if you have a headache?Etke kwōj jab idaak batin in metak ñe emetak bōraṃ?batin
assThou shalt not covet they neighbor’s house; thou shalt not covet thy neighbor’s wife, nor his manservant, nor his maidservant, nor his ox, nor his ass, nor anything that is thy neighbor’s. S5Kwōn jab ankoṇak iṃōn ri-turuṃ, kwōn jab ankoṇak lio pāleen ri-turuṃ, jaab karejeran ṃaan, jaab karejeran kōrā, jaab an kau, jaab an aj, jaab men ko