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nabbedThe police nabbed the robber was before he got away.Bwilijmāāṇ ro raaiti ri-kọọt eo ṃokta jān an ko.ait
 They nabbed the thief.Etọrōk rūkọọt eo.tọrōk
naggingStop your feminine nagging.Kwōn jab kakileik eok arin kōrā.kile
nailMy toe nail is broken off.Ejar akkiin neō.akkiin ne
 I spotted a nail on the deck so I picked it up and threw it at the fish. P388Ilo juon dila ioon teek im jibwe tok im kade.dila
 Nail that board.Kwōn dilaik ṇedila
 He stepped on a nail.Elōlō neen ilo dila eo.lōlō
nail-pullerDid you see the nail-puller hammerKwar lo ke aṃain kōtteep eo?aṃa
nailsThe bad guys plucked out the prisoners' toe nails.Ri-nana ro raar tūṃwi akkiin neen ri-kalbuuj ro.akkiin ne
 You should refrain from painting your finger nails.Eṃōj ṇe aṃ kabūrōrōik akkiin peiṃ.akkiin pā
 The woman scratched his face with her razor-sharp finger nails.Lio eraakutake turin mejān ḷeo kōn akkiin pein kōkañkōñ (ekkañkōñ).akkiin pā
 You've got such sharp nails.Ekkañ wōt akūkūṃ.akūk
 Where is the box of nails?Ewi bọọkin dila eo?bọọk
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nakedHe is naked.Ejej an nuknuk.jej
 Clothe the naked.Kanuknuk ro rōkeelwaan.keelwaan
NamThey debated on America's presence in Viet Nam.Raar kōbọuwe kake an Amedka pād Pietnaaṃ.kōbọuwe
NaṃdikNaṃdik has good tasting apple bananas.Ennọ leen abōl pinanaan Naṃdik.abōḷ
 The current on the ocean side of Naṃdik Island is hazardous.Aetin likin Naṃdik ekauwōtata.aet
nameThey say that if we bite our lips it means someone is mentioning our name.Rej ba ke ñe jej aṃtōk ewōr eṇ ej ba etad.aṃtōk
 He committed blasphemy by cursing the name of Almighty God.Ear kōtrai im kōnājneje etan Anij ḶapḷapAnij Ḷapḷap
 Thou shalt not take the name of the Lord thy God in vain.Kwōn jab ba pata etan aṃ Irooj.ba pata
 Thou shalt not take in vain the name of the Lord thy God, for the Lord will never forgive one who takes his name in vain. S5Kwōn jab ba pata etan Jeova aṃ Anij; bwe Jeova ejāmin joḷọk ruōn eo ej ba pata etan.ba pata
 Thou shalt not take in vain the name of the Lord thy God, for the Lord will never forgive one who takes his name in vain. S5Kwōn jab ba pata etan Jeova aṃ Anij; bwe Jeova ejāmin joḷọk ruōn eo ej ba pata etan.ba pata
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namedHe's named after his father.Ej ātṇake jemān.ātṇak
 That person (just named) is my relative.Erṃwe eo ṇeerṃwe
 That boy is named after his grandfather.Ḷadik eṇ ej etṇake jiṃṃaan.etṇake
 Who named that boat?Wōn ear ṇaetan wa eṇ?ṇaetan
namesYou're all so marvelous they're still mentioning your names to this day.Baj aiboojojimi ke rej ba etami ñan kiin.aiboojoj
 He is the one who always calls people's names for nothing.Ri-ba pata etan armej eo ṇeba pata
 Names of hooks for specific fish or types of fishing.Kāājin kabwebwe, kāājin ḷatippān, kāājin kadejo, kāājin kaṃōṃō, kāājin kōbwābwe, kāājin ilarak, etc.kāāj
NaṃoThe kickball techniques of the men from Naṃo is spectacular.Anidepin ri-Naṃo ekōppaḷpaḷ.anidep
NamorikThe Aelōñkein variety from Namorik has nice, big bananas.Ekkillep wūdin Aelōñkeinin Naṃdik.Aelōñ-kein
NamuPeople on Namu get excited when they prepare to catch flying fish there.Ejeparujruj armej ñe ej iien jibadede iNaṃo.jibadede
napHe's taking a short nap thereEj pipi ijeṇ iuṃwin jidik iien.pipi
napsThat's his shortcoming, taking naps.An mej eṇ kiki in raan.an mej eṇ
narrowThe narrow gashes in the reef around this island have plenty of fish.Elōñ ek ilowaan addiin likin āninaddi
 What caused the narrow gashes you see on the reef around the island?Ta eo ear kōṃṃan addiin pedpedin āninaddi
 I quickly crawled back across the lumber, through the forward part of the cabin, and into the narrow gap to the engine room. P580Ikaiur im tōbal lik ḷọk ioon aḷaḷ ko ḷọk jān lowaan ṃweo i ṃaan im mọọn ḷọk ilo tāṃoṇ jidik eo ñan ṃōn injin eo.tāṃoṇ
 Uliga is narrow.Ewūjabōj Wūlka.wūjabōj
narrowerPlease make his pants' waist narrower.Kwōj ja kaaidiki ḷọk lukwōn jedọujij e an.aidik
nationA right or authority that has been promulgated by the Constitution of the RMI; also a right or authority that has been instituted and confirmed in the constitution of another nation (definition of 'constitutional right' from Legal Glossary).Juon jiṃwe ak maroñ eo eṃōj kapene iuṃwin Jemānāe eo an RMI; barāinwōt juon jiṃwe ak maroñ eo eṃōj kapene iuṃwin jemānāe eo an juon bar laḷ.jemānāe
 United Nation, eor jiāi in kejau. there is a juggling contest on U.N. day.Ilo raan eṇ ankejau
nativeA bush native (kanaka).Jeeknaan in buḷōn mar.jeeknaan
 The young man is trying to attract ladies with his native potionLikao eo eṇ ej kōttaḷeḷe kōn bōkāñaj eṇ kapitōn.taḷe
naturallyShe naturally wears her hair loose on her back so provocatively.Kar baj ri-aleak wōt.aleak
 Young women of these islands have sex appeal, naturally.Jiroñin aelōñ kein rōttaḷeḷe.taḷe
naughtiestThat boy is the naughtiest.Ebōttōñtōñ ḷadik eṇ.tōñtōñ
naughtinessWhere are you taking your naughtiness?Kwōj ḷōmṇak in ājḷọk ñan ia?ājāj
 The boy was slapped because of his naughtiness.Ejeptak ḷadik eo kōn an bōt.jeptak
naughtyIt's the blood that's making him naughty.Bōtōktōk ej kāājāje.ājāj
 Don't be so naughty or you'll get in trouble.Kwōn jab baj ājāj bwe kwōnaaj jorrāān.ājāj
 Don't be naughty or you'll get a spanking.Jab bōt bwe kwōnaaj baṃbaṃ.baṃbaṃ
 Spank that boy because he's naughty.Kwōn deñōt ḷadik ṇe bwe eḷap an bōt.bōt
 Don't be naughty or you'll get spanked.Kwōn jab bōt bwe kwōnaaj deñdeñ.deñdeñ
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NauruHe went to Nauru as purser.Ear bajaḷọk ñan Nawōdo.baja
NauruansNauruans have fat calves.Ekkillep ajajin ri-Naodo.ajaj
nauseatedI'm dizzy and nauseated.Iaddeboulul im iṃōḷañḷōñ.addeboulul
 He isn't easily nauseated.Ejājjō ḷeeṇjājjō
 He's never nauseated by anything.Ejājjōjō ḷeeṇjājjō
 I'm nauseated and I don't feel like eating.Iṃōḷañḷōñ im iabwin ṃōñāṃōḷañḷōñ
nauseatesHe nauseates people with his doings (his mixtures are nauseating).Ekadik kajjōjō an iiōk.jejō
nauseatingHe nauseates people with his doings (his mixtures are nauseating).Ekadik kajjōjō an iiōk.jejō
 You are nauseating.Kwokajjōjō.jejō
nauseousAs soon as I got back in the engine room the smell of gasoline and oil started to make me feel nauseous. P652Eto de kar pād i lowa im bwiin kiaj im wōil eo ijo ejino kōṃōḷañḷōñ .ṃōḷañḷōñ
nauticalI determined our nautical location a while ago and we are already close to the island. P844Ikar kaijikmeto kōkein ḷọk im jej epaake wōt aelōñ eo.kaijikmeto
navelEvery time we tend to the task of drawing coconut sap, in the morning and evening, and sometimes at noon, we cut the coconut shoot a bit each time, and we also bend the shoot down to prevent the sap from drowning its navel. S19Aolep iien ad jekaro, ilo jibboñ im jota im jet iien ilo raelep, jej jep utak eo jidik illọk jidik, im barāinwōt kietake bwe en jab idaak bwijen.bwije-
 Every time we tend to the task of drawing coconut sap, in the morning and evening, and sometimes at noon, we cut the coconut shoot a bit each time, and we also bend the shoot down to prevent the sap from drowning its navel. S19Aolep iien ad jekaro, ilo jibboñ im jota im jet iien ilo raelep, jej jep utak eo jidik illọk jidik, im barāinwōt kietake bwe en jab idaak bwijen.jepjep
 Every time we tend to the task of drawing coconut sap, in the morning and evening, and sometimes at noon, we cut the coconut shoot a bit each time, and we also bend the shoot down to prevent the sap from drowning its navel. S19Aolep iien ad jekaro, ilo jibboñ im jota im jet iien ilo raelep, jej jep utak eo jidik illọk jidik, im barāinwōt kietake bwe en jab idaak bwijen.jidik illọk jidik
 Every time we tend to the task of drawing coconut sap, in the morning and evening, and sometimes at noon, we cut the coconut shoot a bit each time, and we also bend the shoot down to prevent the sap from drowning its navel. S19Aolep iien ad jekaro, ilo jibboñ im jota im jet iien ilo raelep, jej jep utak eo jidik illọk jidik, im barāinwōt kietake bwe en jab idaak bwijen.kietak
 Every time we tend to the task of drawing coconut sap, in the morning and evening, and sometimes at noon, we cut the coconut shoot a bit each time, and we also bend the shoot down to prevent the sap from drowning its navel. S19Aolep iien ad jekaro, ilo jibboñ im jota im jet iien ilo raelep, jej jep utak eo jidik illọk jidik, im barāinwōt kietake bwe en jab idaak bwijen.idaaj bwijen
navigationFew people know navigation.Anjejjo wōt kapen.anjejjo
 Because he possesses the intuition and knowledge of Marshallese navigation, he can sense that a boat is off its course even while he's inside the boat.Kōn an jeḷā kabuñpet emaroñ pād ilowaan juon wa im jeḷā ke ebōd kooj eo an.kabuñpet
 He knows navigation.Ejeḷā meto.meto
navigationalWe were about to go but Father still had his mind on questioning the old man, and he said, Sir, what are the navigational signs before we see Likiep?” P206Kōṃro ej tōn ṃōṃakūt wōt ak ebar jiktok juon an kajjitōk ippān ḷōḷḷap eo, innem ebar ba, Ḷe kar ta jet iaan kōkḷaḷ ko ṃokta jān ad lo Likiep?”jiktok
 We were about to go but Father still had his mind on questioning the old man, and he said, Sir, what are the navigational signs before we see Likiep?” P206Kōṃro ej tōn ṃōṃakūt wōt ak ebar jiktok juon an kajjitōk ippān ḷōḷḷap eo, innem ebar ba, Ḷe kar ta jet iaan kōkḷaḷ ko ṃokta jān ad lo Likiep?”kōkḷaḷ
 If ones knows all the navigational signs he'll never get lost at sea.Ñe juon enaaj jeḷā kōkḷaḷ eban peḷọk.kōkḷaḷ
navigatorThe Irooj rewarded (transplanted) his navigator with that piece of land due to his positive service as such.Irooj eo ear katlepe ri-kaijikmeto eo an ilo wāto eṇ kōn an eṃṃan an jerbal. kajikmeto
 The navigator has determined that we're still far from any landfall.Ri-kaijikmeto eo ej ba ke jej ettoḷọk wōt jān ānekaijikmeto
navigatorʻsI 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
NavyThe U.S. Navy people taught him how to umpire.Ear katak aṃbai ippān nepi ro.aṃbai
 The Navy planes gave up looking for you,” someone said to us from the pier. P1342Emaat baḷuunin Navy kaṇe aer pukpukōt kōmimān,” juon armej ekar kōkōnono tok ñan kōmmān jān ioon wab eo.baḷuun
 Before, this boat was a cargo ship, belonging to the American Navy sailors. P3Wa in ṃōṃkaj kar boojin eakto ektak jeḷaan tiṃa ko waan Navy eo an America.booj
 When the Navy no longer needed this ship, they gave it to a Marshallese person who was working with them at the time. P5Ṃōjin aer aikuji wa in Navy ro rōkar leḷọk ñan juon ri-Ṃajeḷ ej jerbal ippāer ilo iien eo.iien
 When there's a Navy ship in port, sailors are all over the place.Ñe ej or waan Nepi, ettileñeñ jeḷa.tileñeñ
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neapIt's neap tide now and its good for fishing with long nets.Eidik kiiō im eṃṃan bōkein leok.idik
 Wait for the neap tide and we will go fishing.Kōttar an idik im itok kōjro eọñwōd.idik
nearThe current near this island is strong enough.Aein / aetin turin ānin ebwe an kajoor.ae
 The currents near the pass propelled the bumbum boat toward the shore.Eaekijeke āneḷọk būṃbūṃ eo.aekijek
 How come the current near the pass is so good todayBaj aeṃṃanin rainiin turin to in?aeṃṃan
 He got bewitched near the house.Eaetoiki ṇa iturin ṃweoaeto
 The people were assembled near the shelter.Raaini armej ro ṇa iturin ṃōn ko eo.ain
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nearlyEvery time she wears her hair loose on her back I nearly go out of my mind.Eḷak aleak eitōn tūṃ ḷōmṇakaleak
 When the cigarettes were nearly sold out, he raised the price.Eḷak epaak an maat jikka, ebūḷake oṇāān.būḷak
 It was so windy the tree stumps nearly came off the ground.Joñan an ḷap kōto, ekiōk tūṃ debọkut.debọkut
 When you come into my mind, I nearly go crazy.Ilo iien aṃ jiktok, iitōn bwebwe.jiktok
 The engine was very strong for the size of the boat, so it nearly skipped from the water’s surface when it was motoring with it, especially when there was no cargo. P10Eḷap an baj injin eo kajoor ñan dettan wa eo innem ewātin peḷḷọk jān ioon dān ñe ej tōtōr eake, eḷaptata ñe ej jej kobban.ḷap
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neatYou've got neat creases in your trousers.Bwilọkun jedọujij ṇe aṃ eṃṃan.bwilọk
 Your footlocker isn't neat.Ejọkoṇ tōptōp ṇe aṃ.jọkoṇ
neatlyMr. Boatswain, make sure you stack these neatly so everything can go.” P357Bojin e, lukkuun kọkoṇ lowa bwe en maroñ uwe aolepān jọkpej kaṇ adjeel.”koṇ
 Everything is neatly arranged in that house.Eḷap an koṇ lowaan ṃweeṇkoṇ
 That's the kind of fish hook that hooks so neatly.Kāāj rot eo etare ṇetare
necessarilyBecause 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
necessaryIn 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
 When we finished eating breakfast the three of them attached sail and arranged the other necessary sailing gear while I washed the dishes and put them away. P836Kōmmān ṃabuñ im ḷak dedeḷọk, erjel kōḷaak wūjḷā eo im men ko jet kōbwebwein, ak ña ikarreoiki kōnnọ ko im kọkọṇi.kōbwebwei-
 They are doing everything necessary to prepare that canoe for its voyage.Wa eo eṇ rej kōpopooje ñan an jerak.kōpopo
neckAfter they made him crane his neck they killed him.Ālikin aer kammōūk ḷeo raar ṃane
 As he was craning his neck to see better, he got shot at and hit.Ej itan wōt ak rōbuuki im lel.
 You should crane your neck to look inside the house to find what you're looking for.Kwōn ḷọk ñan lowaan ṃōṇe bwe kwōn maroñ lo men eo kwōj pukōte.
 They were putting the leis around his neck when I left.Raar kōṃarṃare wōt ke ij eṃṃakūt.ṃarṃar
necklaceThe lady is stringing the alu shells into a necklace leiLio eṇ ej aluuki ṃarṃar eṇ.alu
needI need a boat.Iaikuji juon waō.aikuj
 You need foodKwōaikuj ṃōñāaikuj
 Hey guys, I almost forgot one thing we still need to do,” the Captain said. P392Ḷōṃa e, ibaj meḷọkḷọk wōt jidik juon men jej aikuj kōṃṃane,” Kapen eo eba.baj
 She was obviously in dire need to relieve herself since she made a bee-line for the restroom.Alikkar an batbat bwe ear kajju ñan ṃōn bwidej eo.batbat
 I will need to visit him after I see you guys home,” Father said. P127Inaaj aikuj lo ḷọk ālikin lo waj koṃeañ iṃweeṇ,” Jema eba.eṃ
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neededI stayed next to him in case he needed me to pass him his tools. P715Ak ña ikar pād wōt ijo i turin im pojak wōt ñan jebjeb ḷọk kein jerbal ko eaikuji ñan jaḷjaḷ.aikuj
 The only thing I needed to do was wipe his face with his towel because he was sweating profusely. P1142Men eo de eo iaikuj kar matmate turin mejān kōn tọọl eo an bwe ejiebḷọk kōn menokadu.aikuj
 They took those who walked with a limp to him so he could give them the treatment they needed.Raar bōkḷọk ri-ajjukub ro bwe en taktōik er.ajjukub
 It wasn’t long before we had passed up all the boards that needed to go in the water. P712Ekar jab to ammān āindeeo innem emaat aḷaḷ ko rōkar aikuj wanlōñ ḷọk im pād i lọjet.āinde-
 Those are the things (there by you) I needed.Erkaṇe men ko iar aikuji.erkaṇ
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needierHe's needier than you.Eaikujḷọk jān kwe.aikuj
NeedleNeedle for sewing thatch.Iie in aj.iie
 Where did you get your needle fromIie in ia ṇe aṃ?iie
 Needle for tying on thatch.Iie in kōtak.iie
 Would you pick up the needle that fell into the hole with the magnet.Kwōmaroñ ke jitūūli nitōḷ eo ear wōtlọk ilo rọñ e.jitūūl
 Find a magnet so that can pick up the needle that fell into that hole.Kwōn kajitūūl tok bwe jen jitūūli nitōḷ eo ekar wotlọk ilo rọñ eṇ.jitūūl
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needlefishStrike the needlefish that's going in your direction.Deñtake tak eo waj.deñtak
 You strike needlefish on the leeside while I do so on the outrigger side.Kwōn deñtak waj ikōja ak ña iretam.deñtak
 How far are we fishing for needlefish?Kōjro ej kaiṃakḷọk ñan ia?kōṃṃak
needlesThey picked fungi off his skin with needles.Raar kōkkarkokouk ānbwinnin kōn nitōḷ.karko
needsThe needs expressed by family relations.Aikujin jenkwōn.aikuj
 He needs it more than I do.Eaikujiḷọk jān ñaaikuj
 Why do you worry so much when she's expressing her needs to you?Etke kwōj inepaata ke ej aikuj waj ñan eok?aikuj
 I think only one person needs to go,” he said. P1275Ebwe etal,” eba.bwe
 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
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needyThe most needy people are here.Armej ro raaikuj tata repād ijin.aikuj
 We must help the needy.Jej aikuj in jipañ ri-aikuj.aikuj
negativeOh, you're so negative.Ejjeḷọk wōt abōblepiṃ.abōblep
 Your cheating will one day bring you negative consequencesAjej in kabwebweūṃ enaaj eltakin ṃaje eok juon iien.ajej in kabwebwe
 My working alone won't have any negative effect on our relationship.Ajerreū ejamin kōṃṃan oktak in kōtaan nokwōn eo arro.ajerre
 He's negative about it.Edāpdep ippān.dāpdep
 He's always the most negative.Ḷeo ej make wōt kijoñ kajjikurkur eṇ.kajjikur
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negativelyThe rooster got negatively conditioned and refused to fight.Emañ kako eo em jab bar ire.mañ
 Is it perfect now? now look what you've done (said negatively and critically).Ewānōk ke kiiō?wānōk
neglectRemember not to neglect writing to me.Kememej im jab jokwōd in jejetok.jokwōd
 Why did they neglect himTa unin aer kōjoole?jool
 Don't neglect the commoners because that's where the strength lies.Jab kwōje dunen meḷaaj.kwōje dunen meḷaaj
neglectedHe was neglected more when he was with his father's family.Ear joolḷọk ilo an kar pād ippān nukin jemān.jool
 He was neglected since he was a kid.Ej juon eo ekar ri-jool jān ke ear dik.jool
 That child is neglected.Ejool ajri eṇ.jool
neglectingShe's constantly neglecting her child.Ejānikniki ajri eṇ nejin.jāniknik
 If a man doesn't make sure that his family's needs are met before he helps others, we say he's neglecting his primary responsibilities.Eḷaññe juon ṃōṃaan (eṃṃaan) ej jab lale bwe en tōprak aikuj ko an baaṃle eo an ṃokta jān an lale ro jet, ej kadkadmootot.kadkadmootot
 If a man doesn't make sure that his family's needs are met before he helps others, we say he's neglecting his primary responsibilities.Eḷaññe juon ṃōṃaan (eṃṃaan) ej jab lale bwe en tōprak aikuj ko an baaṃle eo an ṃokta jān an lale ro jet, ej kadkadmootot.kadkadmootot
negligableHis is a minor case of the negligable chill one gets while on dry land.Piọ waan men eṇ ippān kōnke piọ in eppānene.eppānene
neighborThou shalt not bear false witness against thy neighbor. S5Kwōn jab kōnnaan naan in riab ṇae ri-turuṃ.riab
 Thou shalt not bear false witness against thy neighbor. S5Kwōn jab kōnnaan naan in riab ṇae ri-turuṃ.turu-
neighborsThou 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 jabdewōt an ri-turuṃ.aṇokṇak
 Thou 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 jabdewōt an ri-turuṃ.aṇokṇak
 Thou 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 jabdewōt an ri-turuṃ.aṇokṇak
 Thou 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 jabdewōt an ri-turuṃ.turu-
 Thou 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 jabdewōt an ri-turuṃ.turu-
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neighborʻsDon't covet your neighbor's spouse.Jab aṇokṇake pāleen rūturuṃ.aṇokṇak
neitherWhat's causing the boat to make so much spray when there are neither waves nor wind?Ta eṇ ej kōjọkurbaatate wa eṇ ke ejjeḷọk ṇo im kōto?jọkurbaatat
nervesQuit pounding cause you're getting on my nerves.Kwōn jab didipiñpiñ (iddipiñpiñ) bwe jouwaroñ.didipiñpiñ
nervousMy looking at her out of the corner of my eye made her nervous.Addikdū ekōṃṃan an abṇōṇō.addikdik
 I was still on the boat feeling nervous when I heard the rattling of gravel on the dock. P55Ij ja lōḷñoñ bajjek wōt ioon wa eo ak iroñ ḷōḷāārār ioon wab eo.ḷōḷāārār
nestWhere is that hen making its nest?Ej el ia bao eṇ.el
nestsThere are some chicken nests in the boondocks.Jet kaṇ elin/ilen bao buḷōn mar eṇ.el
 Jemo's shores are always full of turtle nests.Ekkarōkrōk arin Jemọ.karōk
netWe're bound to be lucky when we fish with a surrounding net on a dark night with the tide coming in.Eban jab jeraaṃṃan ad eọñōd ilo aejekin ibwijtok.aejek
 They (two) caught the fish using the surround net.Erro ar aejeki ek kaṇe.aejek
 Use the surround net and get us some fish for we're dying to eat fish.Kaaejek tok kijed ek bwe jebatur.aejek
 The fishermen using the surrounding net came in from the water.Ri-kaaejek ro raar wōnānetak.aejek
 They surrounding the school of rabbitfish beside the stony shoal so they could easily scoop it up with a net.Rej aḷeek ṃọle ṇa idipin ṇa eṇ bwe en eṃṃan jabuki.aḷe
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netsIt's neap tide now and its good for fishing with long nets.Eidik kiiō im eṃṃan bōkein leok.idik
 They are throwing nets at the school of mackeral on the lagoon side.Ettōū eo eṇ rej kad ṇa iaar.kadkad
 One of the fishermen who threw nets did not catch any fish.Juon iaan ri-kadkad ro ekar ejjeḷọk koṇan.kadkad
 The men are fishing by throwing nets at the lagoon side.Ḷōṃaro raṇ rej ok kadkad iaar.kadkad
 The men are fishing by throwing nets along the shore.Ḷōṃaro raṇ rej ok kadkad ḷọk iaar ḷọkkadkad
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neverI never saw a shier girl than her.Ejjeḷọk wōt abjein ledik eo.abje
 People who are shy will never make it.Rūabje rōban tōprak.abje
 It never gets impeded while in progress.Ejaje abor an etal.abor
 You'll never know the secrets of their spiritual powers.Kwoban jeḷā abnāer.abōn
 He's special in that he never wants to get into controversiesEj make wōt ñak aitwerōk.aitwerōk
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newThey had new shirtsEkāāl jōōt ko aerro.aerro
 Andy's new outrigger canoe is sailing in the lagoon.Akadik eo waan Ānti eṇ ej ejjerakrōk ilo ṃaḷoakadik
 A new buildingAkadikin eṃ.akadik
 One day I'll build a new house out of my current one.Inaaj akadik ṃwe iṃō juon raan.akadik
 That congregation is using their monthly contributions to build their new churchEklejia eṇ ej allōñijuuki wōṇāān ṃōn jar kāāl eṇ aer.allōñ iju
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newcomerIf you are a newcomer to the Marshalls, the people gather and bring you food and gifts. S4Elañe kwōj ruwamāejet ilo aelōñ in Ṃajeḷ armej ro rej koba im bōkwōj ṃōñā im men-in-leḷọk ko ñan eok.menin le-
 If you are a newcomer to the Marshalls, the people gather and bring you food and gifts. S4Elañe kwōj ruwamāejet ilo aelōñ in Ṃajeḷ armej ro rej koba im bōkwōj ṃōñā im men-in-leḷọk ko ñan eok.ruwamāejet
newcomersThey are newcomers.Ri-itok men raṇe.itok
 We're all newcomers and don't know our way around.Aolep kōmeañ ije ri-jājineet wōt.jājiniet
 Only newcomers and chiefs are honored in this way, or if there is a first birthday, or if there are visitors. S4Rej kaṃōḷo wōt ñan ruwamāejet kab irooj, ñe ej wōr keemem, kab ñe ewōr ri-lotok.lo-
NewlyNewly built canoes littered the lagoon beach of the island..Eakadiki eoon kappein arin āneoakadik
 He's hewing the ṃweiur for the newly constructed canoe.Ej ḷame ṃweiur eo ṃweirun akadik eo.ṃweiur
newsMost widespread is the good news.Ajeeded tata naan eo eṃṃan.ajeeded
 The good news is spread far and wide around the world.Eajeeded naan eo eṃṃan ipeḷaakin laḷ in.ajeeded
 The news made him feel melancholy.Naan eo ekōṃṃan an dedodo (eddodo).dedo
 The news of the typhoon coming made the people of the atoll excited.Nuuj eo kōn taibuun eo ej itok ear kaṃṃōḷōik armej in aelōñ eo.eṃṃōḷō
 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
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nextI stayed next to him in case he needed me to pass him his tools. P715Ak ña ikar pād wōt ijo i turin im pojak wōt ñan jebjeb ḷọk kein jerbal ko eaikuji ñan jaḷjaḷ.aikuj
 You're on next monthAllōñ eo aṃ in allōñ in laḷ.allōñ in laḷ
 What's next monthAllōñ ta in ilaḷ?allōñ in laḷ
 Lots of things will take place next monthElōñ men enaaj waḷọk allōñ in laḷ.allōñ in laḷ
 I shall return next monthInaaj jepḷaak allōñ in laḷ.allōñ in laḷ
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nibbledA fish came and nibbled on my line.Eitok ek eo im ḷijji eo eo .ḷūḷijḷij
nibblesWait till he nibbles on the bait and then jerk the line.Kōttar an ḷūḷijḷij (iḷḷijḷij) im dimtake.ḷūḷijḷij
nibblingThen I took one for myself and started nibbling at it. P812Ak ibaj bōk juon kijō wūd im jino meme dikdik.meme
niceThe Aelōñkein variety from Namorik has nice, big bananas.Ekkillep wūdin Aelōñkeinin Naṃdik.Aelōñ-kein
 Let's finish up our work and get ready to look nice at sunset.Jen kaṃōj ad jerbal im pojak in aḷkōnar.aḷkōnar
 How nice that the four of you can just take it easy and cruise around.Eṃṃan wōt amimān jaṃṃbo bajjek.amimān
 Your earring looks nice.Eṃṃan diede ṇe dieṃ.diede
 I believe you trip to America was very good. Of course, it was very nice.Ij tomak bwe tūreep eo aṃ ñan Amedka elukkuun emṃan? Ekōjkan, ekar lukkuun emṃan.ekōjkan
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nicelyThese flowers are nicely arrangedEṃṃan jepaan ut kein.jepaa-
 Wild ducks fly nicely (in formation).Eṃṃan an rañ kōkāke (ekkāke).kōkāke
 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
 Those houses are lined up nicely.Eṃṃan laajrak in ṃōkaṇlaajrak
 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
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nickelLend me a nickel so I'll have enough money for some cigarettes.Letok ḷalem jāān em kabweḷọk oṇāān juon jikka.bwe
nightYou 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
 Did you notice Arcturus in the sky last night?Kwaar lo ke Ad boñ?Ad
 We're bound to be lucky when we fish with a surrounding net on a dark night with the tide coming in.Eban jab jeraaṃṃan ad eọñōd ilo aejekin ibwijtok.aejek
 They went fishing for red squirrel fish last night.Raar kaaelbūrōrō jota.aelbūrōrō
 When I got back up to the deck I heard the Captain planning out steering duties for the three of them for the night. P536Ke ij tōprak ḷọk ioon teek iroñ an Kapen eo kōppeḷaak ikijjien awaan jebwebwe ko aerjeel Jema im Bojin.aer
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nightfallThe Captain took the lantern and took it to the back of the boat to get ready for nightfall. P531Kapen eo ejibwe ḷaṇtōn eo im bōk lik ḷọk ñan ijo jikin bwe en pojak ñan boñōn eo.boñ
 They played ejjōbaō till nightfall.Raar ejjōbaō ḷọk em boñ.ejjōbaō
 The lunatic shrieked all day long until nightfall.Bwebwe eo ear kōkeilọk aolepān raan eo ḷọk ooṃ eboñ.kōkeilọk
 They worked together on the copra and finished it before nightfall.Raar kumiti waini eo im kōmate ṃokta jān an boñ.kumit
night-fallHe kept going back and forth, from the oceanside to the lagoonside and vice versa until night-fall.Ear wanlik-wōnar ḷọk oooṃ emarok.wanlik-wōnar
nightsIt's not good to hunt for lobsters on moonless nights.Enana kawor ilo maroklep.maroklep
 We hunt for lobster by the tilkawor method only on moonless nights.Jej tilkawor wōt ilo buñūn marok.tilkawor
 It's not as bright in Hawaii during half-moon nights as in the Marshalls.Ej jab meramin wetakḷapin Awaii wōt Ṃajeḷwetakḷap
nighttimeGuys, it’s raining so hard and the weather is so bad that it seems like it’s nighttime even though it’s 10 o’clock in the morning,” Father said. P778Ḷōmare, joñan an mejel wōt kein im nana lañ, eñin āinwōt eboñ, meñe joñoul awa jibboñ kiiō” Jema ekar ba.mijel
 Now it’s nighttime and we are just going to have to drift and heave to until tomorrow morning when there is enough light for us to see and use the sail. P797Eboñ kiin innem kōjmān naaj ja peḷọk im iptu ñan ilju jibboñ bwe en raane mejād ñan ad jerake wūjḷā ṇeraan
nimbleHe is so nimble he did not get hurt when he fell down.Kōn an jeḷā buñūmpeḷtak ear jab jorrāān.buñ-peltak
NitijeḷāLet's just say that after the Nitijeḷā passes the budget we can get our pay.Jen ba bwe ālkin wōt an Nitijeḷā koweppān bajet jenaaj jino maroñ kōḷḷā.jen ba
NoNo one has greater inalienable rights than anyone else.Ejjeḷọk eṇ eademlōkmejḷọk jān bar juon.addemlōkmej
 No one can take away our inalienable rightsMaroñ ko addemlōkmej ejjeḷọk juon emaroñ būki jān kōj.addemlōkmej
no There was no doubt that he would come.Aelọkin ke ej naaj kar itok wōt.aelọk
 There are no refrigerators in most Marshallese homes, except for some on Kwajalein and Majuro, and a few on outer islands. S27Ejjeḷọk aij-bọọk ilo enañin aolep eṃ i Ṃajeḷ, bōtab eḷak wōr ilo jet wōt eṃ ko Kuajleen im Mājro kab jejjo ilo aelōñ ko ilikin.aelōñ
 There's no current in this lagoon.Ejaje aet lowaan ṃaḷoon āniinaet
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NoahOnly Noah and his family survived the great flood in the Bible.Nowa wōt im bwij eo an raar mour ilo ibwijleplep eo ilo Baibōḷ.ibwijleplep
nobleThe noble king is on his way.Irooj bwioeo eo ṇe tok.bwio
NobodyNobody likes that girl because she's filthy.Aolepem dike ledik eṇ bwe ejokdād.jokdād
 Nobody can chase me off this land.Ikōn ṇa ilo jikin in.kōn
 Don't worry, he's a nobody.Jab inepata bwe mānniñ men eṇ.mānniñ
noddedI thought he understood my point because he nodded when I talked to him about it.Iba wōt emeḷeḷe kōn an ṃōṃjidjid (eṃṃajidjid) ke ij kōnono ñaneṃajid
 After I nodded to let Father know I understood, I heard the sound of treading feet up on the deck. P678Ālikin ṃōṃajidjid ḷọk ñan Jema im kaalikkar ke imeḷeḷe, ikar roñ ainikien ṃūṃūṇṃūṇ ioon teek.ṃūṃūṇṃūṇ
noddingWhen they were done nodding while talking to each other, the Old Man pointed east toward the middle of the bushes and the three of them including the Bosun headed over that way. P1265Ke ekar ṃōj aerro ṃōṃajidjid ñan doon, ḷōḷḷap eo ejitōñ ḷọk buḷōn mar ko jetakiermān innem erjel Bojin eo jibadek ḷọkjetak
noddyWhile he was whistling a black noddy flew over and landed on the Captain’s right shoulder. P1035Ej ja ajjewewe bajjek wōt ijo ak ekā tak juon jekad im jok ioon aeran anbwijmaroñ.ajwewe
 I saw a black noddy land on the northern buoy and some people on the shore beckoning to us. P523Juon uweo jekad ejok ioon buwae ṇe iōñ, ak jet roro armej ioon parijet rej jeeaaḷ tok.jekad
 First the black noddy bird, now the ship. P1175Ṃokta kar jekad eo, kiiō wa eo.ṃokta
noiseWe're not crazy about people who are responsible for noise.Jej jab ṃōṇōṇō ippān ri-kaaeñwāñwā.aeñwāñwā
 You're creating noise by bothering him.Kwōj kaaeñwāñwā kōn aṃ urōje.aeñwāñwā
 Don't make any noise.Jab kaailuwaannañnañ.ailuwannañnañ
 You 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-
 I heard a noise and looked over to where I thought it had come from. P1039Iroñ ainikien eo im ḷak lukkuun alluwaḷọke ḷọk ijo ej itok jāne.alluwaḷọk
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noisierThey're noisier than before.Raeñwāñwāḷọk jān ṃoktaaeñwāñwā
noisiestHe's noisiest when angry.Eaeñwāñwā tata ñe ej illu.aeñwāñwā
 The noisiest people are found in this atoll.Ailuwaan tata armej in aelōñ in.ailuwannañnañ
noisilyHe drank noisily.Eṃṃōtṃōt an idaak.ṃōṃōtṃōt
noisinessWhere are you taking your noisiness toKwōj ailuwaan ḷọk ñan ia?ailuwannañnañ
noisyTheir dynamiting is noisy.Ekauwaroñroñ aer abba.abba
 It was starting to get noisy from all the people. P149Ejino aeñwāñwā ijo kōn armej.aeñwāñwā
 They're very noisy.Ejjeḷọk wōt aeñwāñwāier.aeñwāñwā
 Those children are awfully noisy.Eḷap an aeñwāñwā ajri raṇ.aeñwāñwā
 The last I saw him he was being his noisy self going your way.Eñeo ear baj aeñwāñwā wōt waj ijeṇeṇe waj.aeñwāñwā
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NomadsNomads.Armej rot ejjeplōklōk jikin an jokwe.jeplōklōk
noneYour 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
 None of the four of us said anything for a little while after that. P1041Ejej iaammān eṇ ekar kwaḷọk jidik naan iuṃwin jet ko ke minit ālikin an waḷọk men eo.iaa-
 Thankfully, none of us did. P1024Jeraaṃṃan bwe ekar jab.jeraaṃṃan
noonEvery time we tend to the task of drawing coconut sap, in the morning and evening, and sometimes at noon, we cut the coconut shoot a bit each time, and we also bend the shoot down to prevent the sap from drowning its navel. S19Aolep iien ad jekaro, ilo jibboñ im jota im jet iien ilo raelep, jej jep utak eo jidik illọk jidik, im barāinwōt kietake bwe en jab idaak bwijen.bwije-
 High noon.Raelep jelōñlōñ.jelōñlōñ
 Every time we tend to the task of drawing coconut sap, in the morning and evening, and sometimes at noon, we cut the coconut shoot a bit each time, and we also bend the shoot down to prevent the sap from drowning its navel. S19Aolep iien ad jekaro, ilo jibboñ im jota im jet iien ilo raelep, jej jep utak eo jidik illọk jidik, im barāinwōt kietake bwe en jab idaak bwijen.jepjep
 Every time we tend to the task of drawing coconut sap, in the morning and evening, and sometimes at noon, we cut the coconut shoot a bit each time, and we also bend the shoot down to prevent the sap from drowning its navel. S19Aolep iien ad jekaro, ilo jibboñ im jota im jet iien ilo raelep, jej jep utak eo jidik illọk jidik, im barāinwōt kietake bwe en jab idaak bwijen.jidik illọk jidik
 Every time we tend to the task of drawing coconut sap, in the morning and evening, and sometimes at noon, we cut the coconut shoot a bit each time, and we also bend the shoot down to prevent the sap from drowning its navel. S19Aolep iien ad jekaro, ilo jibboñ im jota im jet iien ilo raelep, jej jep utak eo jidik illọk jidik, im barāinwōt kietake bwe en jab idaak bwijen.kietak
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nooseWait till his foot gets in the noose then yank.Kōttar an allok neen em keepep.keepep
norThou 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 jabdewōt an ri-turuṃ.aṇokṇak
 Thou 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 jabdewōt an ri-turuṃ.aṇokṇak
 Thou 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 jabdewōt an ri-turuṃ.aṇokṇak
 Thou 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 jabdewōt an ri-turuṃ.aṇokṇak
 Thou 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 jabdewōt an ri-turuṃ.aṇokṇak
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normallyThe current is running northwards now, because there is normally wind from the southwest since it’s summer. P186Ej ae niñaḷọk kiiō kōnke ekkā wōt an kūtak bwe ej iien rak wōt.ae
 Normally there are two copra harvesting periods in a year.Ekkā an ruo aḷ ilo juon iiō.aḷ
 That ship's booms are normally longEaettok buuṃin wa eṇ.buuṃ
 The wind normally comes from the east.Ekkā wōt an kōto itok reeaar.itok reeaar
 We often have tests on Friday. We normally have tests on Fridays.Ekkā wōt am teej in Bōḷaide.kōkā
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northThe current that flows north in that area is a lot greater.Aeniñeañḷọkin tujab eṇ ebwe an kakijoñjoñ.aeniñeañḷọk
 It is said that there is always ice on the water at the North PoleRej ba eaiji ioon dān ilo North Pole aolep iien.aij
 Is there anyone from the north side of the island here?Ewōr ke ri-aikne ijin?aikne
 I'm living on the north side of the island.Ij jokwe i aiknein āninaikne
 "It's quite clear that the north star shines brightly" —words from a popular contemporary song.Alkarkar ke ijuun eañ erabōlḷọk.alkarkar
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northeastEast northeast tradeKọto irūkin aḷ.kọto
 North northeast tradeKọto iūñin aḷ.kọto
northeasternThe northeastern Marshalls are drier than the southwestern Marshalls.Ratak eañ ejọwōtwōtḷọk jān Rālik rak.jọwōtwōt
northerlyThis northerly swell is strong.Ekajoor buñtokeañ in.buñtokeañ
northernThe northward current is stronger in the northern section than in the southern section of the islands.Eaeniñeañḷọk ḷọk āñin meto jān rakin meto.aeniñeañḷọk
 The mound of stones on the northern end of the island is bigger.Eajokḷāḷọk jabōn ānin tuiōñ.ajokḷā
 I saw him throw-netting at the northern end of the island.Iar lo an kadkad ajokḷā iōñ.ajokḷā
 It's a cutting taken from an Aḷḷañinwa plant brought in from the northern atollsIneen Aḷḷañinwaan aelōñ iōñ.Aḷḷañinwa
 It usually grows on the northern islands because arrowroot grows in sandy places of little rainfall. S20Ekkā wōt an eddek ilo aelōñ ko iōñ kōnke ṃakṃōk eṃṃan an eddek ilo jikin ko rejawōtwōt im kabokbok.bok
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northwardThe northward flowing current is greatest on the ocean side of Ḷōñar in Arṇo.Aeniñeañḷọk tata likin Ḷōñar ilo Arṇo.aeniñeañḷọk
 The northward current is stronger in the northern section than in the southern section of the islands.Eaeniñeañḷọk ḷọk āñin meto jān rakin meto.aeniñeañḷọk
 The current in the ocean between Likiep and Ruōt is flowing northward.Eaeniñeañḷọk meto eṇ kōtaan Likiep im Ruōt.aeniñeañḷọk
 The boat drifted northward with the current.Rōkaeniñeañḷọk wa eo.aeniñeañḷọk
 The current is flowing more northward today than the other day.Eaerōkeañḷọk ḷọk rainiin jān raan eo ḷọkaerōkeañḷọk
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northwardsThe current is running northwards now, because there is normally wind from the southwest since it’s summer. P186Ej ae niñaḷọk kiiō kōnke ekkā wōt an kūtak bwe ej iien rak wōt.ae
northwestOver there to the northwest,” he said. P1105Ijeṇeṇe iōñ i rilik,” eba.ijeṇeṇe
noseHe has difficluty using his full sense of smelling because of his stuffy nose.Enana an kāātet kōnke eboṇ bọtin.ātāt
 Don't blow your nose carelesslyEn jab jabde aṃ ba.ba
 Don't blow your nose everywhereKwōn jab bato batak.ba
 Don't blow your nose toward us here.Kwōn jab batok.ba
 The man punched his wife in the noseḶeo ebaiti bọọtin lio ippān.bait
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noseyI despise a person who is nosey.Idike armej rot eṇ eeded.eded
nosiestThat woman is the nosiest on this island.Kōrā eṇ ej make wōt bōbōk (ebbōk) iaan kōrin āninbōbōk
nostalgiaI remember with nostalgia my island, the place where I was born, S2 lines from a songIj iọkwe ḷọk aelōñ eo aō, ijo iar ḷotak ie,iọkwe
nostalgicIt made me feel sad and nostalgic. P1285Ekōṃṃan ememḷọkjen.ememḷọkjeṇ
 I can't stop being nostalgic about this place.Eban jeṃḷọk emḷọke tok ijin.emḷọk
notHe is not bothered one bit.Ejaje abṇōṇō ñan jidik.abṇōṇō
 The drag on the bottom of the boat is the cause of it not running fast.Aborin kapin wa in ekōṃṃan an bat.abor
 I have not seen a black apple.Ij jañin ellolo abōḷ kilmeej.abōḷ
 The first quarter of the moon for this month in not visibleAdikin allōñ jab in ettino.adik
 They're fishing for adipā not far from shore.Erraṇ rej kaadipā imejān ātātadipā
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notchChisel that notch so that it fits.Kwōn medeik ṃōk tiek ṇe bwe en koṇ.mede
notchesThat coconut tree has notches cut in it.Ejekāiōōj ni eṇ.jekāiōōj
 They cut notches in that coconut tree.Eṃōj jekāiōōj ni eṇjekāiōōj
noteYou will note that I watch birds to locate their roost like an expert.Kwōnāj lale bwe akajokū ej akajokin ṃōkadeakajok
 Choose trees that are good for picking green coconuts and note their location.Jedkā im lali erki wōt ni in entak kein.jedkā
nothernAikūtōkōd fish from the nothern islands are not delicious.Ejauwi aikūtōkōdin ratak eañ.aikūtōkōd
nothingStop begging me for it because I had nothing to do with it.Jab akweḷaptok ñan ña bwe ejjeḷọk ilo men ṇeakweḷap
 Those who live on their inherited land have nothing to worry about.Ri-amṇak ejjeḷọk aer inepata.amṇak
 Even if he refuses there's nothing his mother can do about it.Amñe eabōb ke ejjeḷọk men eṇ jinen emaroñe.amñe
 There was nothing else, even a dark shadow that would have been there since it was so close; even though the lights went out we should still have made out its shape. P1154Ejej kain ṇe bar memarokrok ak lelorin annañ ke baj joñan eppak eo an, jekdọọn ñe ekun ak kōmin kar lo wōt annañin.annañ
 Don't call me for nothing.Kwōn jab ba pata eta.ba pata
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NothingsNothing’s the matter,” Father said. P587Ejjeḷọk jorrāān,” Jema eba.jorrāān
noticeDid you notice Arcturus in the sky last night?Kwaar lo ke Ad boñ?Ad
 You were so well hidden I didn't notice you were there.Baj aelọkūṃ ke iñak ke kwōpād ijo.aelọk
 That color is hardest to notice.Eaelọk tata kōḷar ṇeaelọk
 Walk away slowly so they don't notice youKwōn ajādik ḷọk bwe ren jab lo eok.ajādik
 Walk away very softly and slowly so they don't notice youKwōn ajjādikdik ḷọk bwe ren jab lo eok.ajādik
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noticedI noticed him marking on the calendar the date on which his island was invaded.Iar lo an aḷōṃṇake raan eo Amedka eaar jodiki aelōñ eṇ an.aḷōṃṇak
 Then I noticed that inside the boat Father’s tools were still all spread out down there. P52Iḷak mejek laḷ ḷọk lowaan wa eo ilo kein jerbal ko an Jema rej eojaḷ wōt ijo.eojaḷ
 They headed toward the island when they noticed the islanders signaling them.Rōtar āneḷọk ke rej jubwiji er jān āneojubwij
 When we got outside, I looked over and noticed it was starting to get light in the east. P220Ke kōṃro Jema ej diwōj jān ṃweo, iḷak bōk meja im erre tak ḷọk ilo an jino memeramram rear.meram
noticingYou looked so obvious that I didn't have any problem noticing you standing there.Alikkarūṃ ṇaijo ke ij reiwaj wōt im jeḷā ke kwe eo.alikkar
notifiedI notified you about the meeting.Iar jiroñ eok kōn kwelọk eo.jiroñ
notoriousThey're notorious for putting on airs.Rūkabōllaḷ men raṇ.kabōllaḷ
noviceDon't let that novice play billiards.Jab kapiliete ñak ṇepiliet
 I'm just a novice.Iwatre bajjek.watre
nowIt's the first quarter of the moon now.Eadik.adik
 The current is running northwards now, because there is normally wind from the southwest since it’s summer. P186Ej ae niñaḷọk kiiō kōnke ekkā wōt an kūtak bwe ej iien rak wōt.ae
 Now that's a genuine expert in the fastening of the sail to the boom.Lukkuun baj ri-aekōrā.aekōrā
 It's invisible now but will be revealed later.Eaelọk kiiō ak enaaj alikkar tokālik.aelọk
 It's cool now.Eaemed kiiō.aemed
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now…Now you've really had it. (You were already in trouble but now….)Kwōj kab āteo jorrāān.āteo
nowadaysWhy do the prices of goods fluctuate so much nowadays?En baj abōntọun wōt wōṇāān ṃweiuk raan kein?abōṇtọun
 People nowadays don't seem to like family life.Ri-raan kein einwōt ejako ḷọk aer ebbaaṃlele.baaṃle
 The price of goods nowadays is really extravagant.Ejjeḷọk baj bōlejin oṇāān ṃweiuk raan kein.bōlej
 Women don't wear mats nowadays.Kōrā rejjab ekkōṇak ed rainiin.ed
 People don't pierce ears as much nowadays.Edikḷọk ilil raan kein.il
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nowhereDon't argue with him as you'll get nowhere.Kwōn jab akwāāle bwe eban wōr tōprak.akwāāl
numberPlay a number on the harmonica so I can see if you're good.Aṃonika ṃōk bwe in lale kwojeḷā ke.aṃonika
 He is the number one man who always has his arms folded.Ri-bokpātata eo eṇ.bokpā
 I haven’t tried but it probably wouldn’t be hard, because it seems like I just saw how they do it; you just roll the dice and the number of points show. P167Ij jañin kajjioñ ak bōlen eban pen bwe āinwōt iḷak baj lale men eo jej wōjak de eṇ kōdapili taij kaṇ im ewaḷọk bōnbōn eo ad.dāpilpil
 There are a number of Western teachers in the larger schools, but almost all of the small outer-island schools have only Marshallese teachers. S9Elōñ ri-kaki in pālle ilo jikuuḷ kein rōḷḷap ak enañin aolep jikuuḷ ko rōddik ilo aelōñ ko ilikin ri-Ṃajeḷ wōt rej ri-kaki.dik
 The number of employees should be reduced.Kaiiet woran ri-jerbal.iiet
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numbersThe U.S. fleet came in such huge numbers to the Majuro lagoon that it literally overflowed.Inej eo an Amedka ear jepekōḷane tok loṃaḷoun Mājro im lutōkḷọk.jepekōḷan
numerousThe elevator was quite busy that day lifting the numerous patients up and down to their respective destinations.Epoub erpeta eo in bōklōñ-bōklaḷ ri-nañinmej lōñlōñ ro an raan eo ñan ijoko rej jibadeki ḷọkbōklōñ-bōklaḷ
nurseI am going to nurse that sick person.Ij ilān kauuk ri-nañinmej eṇ.kau
 Where is that nurse fromNōōj in ia eṇ?nōōj
nursedThey nursed the baby since he was born.Raar kaajjiririiki jān ke ear dik.kaajiriri
nursesThe nurses rubbed alcohol on the baby to reduce its fever.Nōōj ro raar arkooḷe niñniñ eo bwe en dik ḷọk an pipa.arkooḷ
nutHe is moving the copra nut with a stick.Ḷeo ej adibwij waini eo.adebdeb
 Please put scrapings of sweet smelling drift nut on his flower wreath.Ajete tok ṃōk wūt e wūtin.ajet
 Your putting sweet smelling drift nut to make coconut oil is better than mine.Ajetūṃ eñaj jān ajetū.ajet
 This copra nut has started to form a spongy kernel.Ebōḷoñar waini e.bōḷoñar
 He is husking the copra nut.Ḷeo ej dibōj waini eo.dedeb
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nutrientsFish were the only part of the Marshallese diet that provided the nutrients one gets from meat. S23Kar kijen ri-Ṃajeḷ wōt ek ñan jalele im ñan ōn ko rōaikuji jān kanniek.ōn
nutsHe is moving copra nuts with a stick.Ḷeo ej adebdeb waini.adebdeb
 Nuts! I'm not going.Aia, iban etal.aia
 Nuts! I won't like it!Aiaea iban kōṇaan!aiaea
 He is husking copra nuts.Ḷeo ej dedeb (eddeb) wainidedeb
 Let's each of us gather four hundred copra nuts.Jen kāābukwi kuṇaad waini.eabukwi
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NylonNylon lines are good because they don't tangle often.Eṃṃan eke bwe rōjjab ddapitōktōk.dapitōk

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