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AdAd eṇ an Tiṃur.A cloud formation signifying an approaching storm.ad
 Eban jab jeraaṃṃan ad eọñōd ilo aejekin ibwijtok.We're bound to be lucky when we fish with a surrounding net on a dark night with the tide coming in.aejek
 Aerṃwein jowi in ad ej ñan indeo kōn aer jeḷā aerṃweiki doon.The relationship within our clan will last forever because it's alive and well.aerṃwe
 Ejako aewanlikin aelōñ kein ad ro.The expert fishermen that we once had in our islands are all gone.aewanlik
 Ebwe ke aj ñan ad kōtake ṃweDo we have enough thatch material to thatch this house?aj
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jaadKoṃro iwōj wōt bwe ij jaad ṃōkYou two go on ahead as I am a bit tired.jaad
ejaadJuon eo baj pako tiltil iaer ejaad alikkar an lāj jān aolep bwe ñe ej ikueaak ikōtaan pako ko jet, aolep im ewweaea ḷọkIt was obvious that one of the spotted sharks was fiercer than the rest because whenever it swam back and forth between the other sharks, they would all swim away. P1003ikueaak
 Ejaad ṃōkajḷọk aerro jerbal.They're working somewhat faster -- fairly fast.jaad
 Ejaad kaiṇṇe maroro.It's sort of green.kaiṇṇe
 Jab eḷḷọk bwe ejaad ṃōḷọwiDon't pay him any attention because he's a bit dumb.ṃōḷọwi
 Ejaad in metak bōra kiiō.I have just a little headache right now.jaad
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ejjaadJab eḷḷọk ñan jokko ṇe bwe ejjaad bwebweDon't let the tramp bother you as he is a bit crazy.jokko
 Ejouj ak ejjaad kūḷaṃweHe's kind but slightly stupid.kūḷaṃwe
BwinimjaadBwinimjaad popoṃanitDo not go ashore on islands that do not belong to you.bwinimjaad
kwōjaadKwōn kōbbaal tok ñan kōjro bwe kwōjaad jeḷā iaarro.Go ahead and predict the weather for us since you know more about clouds than I do.kōbbaal
 Kōmmālweweik tok ṃōk juon kijen bwe kwōjaad jeḷā iaarro.Could you fix him one coconut since you know this method better?kōmmālwewe
jiṃṃaadEpepen eo an jiṃṃaad.Our grandfather's generation.epepen
 Bwe 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.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. P401jolōt
 Jejeḷā ḷọk kōn meto kein ad jān er bwe jaar dik im rūttoḷọk ie ippān ro jiṃṃaad.We know more about our ocean than them because we grew up learning about it from our grandparents.” P402rūttoḷọk
ri-juunṃaadLikao eṇ ej juon ri-juunṃaad.He is a disagreeable young man.juunṃaad
etinaadIban lo ṃaan bwe etinaad.I can't see forward due to the glare.tinaad
kunaadJej kajjete kunaad?How many will each contribute?jete
kuṇaadJen kāābukwi kuṇaad wainiLet's each of us gather four hundred copra nuts.eabukwi
 Jen kajjijilimjuon kuṇaad wainiLet's each contributes seven coconuts.jiljilimjuon
waadEjej tokjān ad bōbōk tok ak kōṃṃan im wia waad waan pālle bwe eḷaññe rōwōla, ejej kein jerbalier ak kōbwebweier.There’s really no point in buying Western boats because the materials we need to fix them aren’t even available here. P859jerbal
 Ejej tokjān ad bōbōk tok ak kōṃṃan im wia waad waan pālle bwe eḷaññe rōwōla, ejej kein jerbalier ak kōbwebweier.There’s really no point in buying Western boats because the materials we need to fix them aren’t even available here. P859kōbwebwei-
ekkwaadEar etal wa eo im kokwaad (ekkwaad) ḷọkThe boat departed and slowly went out of sight.kokwaad
eokkwaadEṃṃan roñjake aer al ak men eo, eokkwaad.I loved their singing but the thing is the sounds seemed so distant.kokwaad
kokwaadEar etal wa eo im kokwaad (ekkwaad) ḷọkThe boat departed and slowly went out of sight.kokwaad
jibadbadLegend: Ḷōṃaro nejin Liktakñūr raar jibadbad im kōttōbar rear.The sons of Liktakñūr tried hard to reach the east.jibadbad
 Jej aikuj jibadbad im jab aipādpād ñe jekōṇaan ḷeWe have to have ambition and not be phlegmatic if we want to succeed.jibadbad
kijbadbadRi-kanpil ro raar kijbadbad im kōttōparḷọk ijo niñniñ eo ear ḷotak ie.The wise men tried hard to reach the place where the child was born.kijbadbad
aḷokbadKwōn kōkaḷleiki ke aḷokbad.Mark him tardy in the attendance sheet.aḷokbad
jokdādAolep iien ḷeeṇ ej ekkōṇak nuknuk jokdād.He always wears filthy clothes.jokdād
ejokdādAolepem dike ledik eṇ bwe ejokdād.Nobody likes that girl because she's filthy.jokdād
jādEoobrak jād eṇ kōn waini.The copra-drying platform is full of copra.jād
mejādKab jujen kōpeḷḷọke im elletok kijedmān bwe jen kapijje ṃokta jān ad wūne mejād ñan ilju jibboñ.”Then open it up and take out a few for each of us so we can eat before we try to get some shut eye until morning.” P807letok
 Ak jeḷak toor mejād im waate tok turin lañ, ej jañin kar ḷōmṇak in wōt, meñe eṃōj ammān kōppojak kein ammān naaj kar bọbo dānnin wōt.But when we looked all around and observed the sky, there was no sign of rain, though even so we got containers ready so we could catch rain water, just in case. P1016bọbo
 Eboñ kiin innem kōjmān naaj ja peḷọk im iptu ñan ilju jibboñ bwe en raane mejād ñan ad jerake wūjḷā ṇeNow 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. P797raan
kadEttōū eo eṇ rej kad ṇa iaar.They are throwing nets at the school of mackeral on the lagoon side.kadkad
 Kwōn kappok buoṃ bwe jen kad bao eṇ.Get yourself something so we can throw at that bird.bo
 Raar kad bōran im ejebwāālel.They hit him on the head and he staggered.jebwāālel
 Jeeepeniiileeepen,” ḷeo ekate ba innem kad kiin eṃ kōn taij ko.Seeeveneeeleeveeen,” the man said with all his might, and then threw the dice against the wall of the house. P156kakkōt
kadkadKwōn jab buuḷ kadkad im kajoñ peūṃ.Don't throw so hard and make your arm hurt.joñ
 Ej kadkad kōn ñiin pako.He lets blood with shark teeth.kadkad
 Eḷap an aḷap kōjerbal kadkad ñan nañinmej kaṇ aer.Older people often resort to bloodletting to cure their ailments.kadkad
 Ear kakōōbe an kadkad.He threw curves.kōōb
 Iar lo an kadkad ajokḷā iōñ.I saw him throw-netting at the northern end of the island.ajokḷā
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EjekadkadEjekadkad joot im ejjeḷọk ialin ko.The bullets are coming in every direction and there's no escape. (song) jekadkad
jejekadkadEn baj jejekadkad (ejjekadkad) wōt aṃ kōnono?Why is your talk so scattered?jekadkad
ejjekadkadEn baj jejekadkad (ejjekadkad) wōt aṃ kōnono?Why is your talk so scattered?jekadkad
 Ejjekadkad ṃōttan bato eo ke ej rup.Pieces of glass flew as the bottle broke.jekadkad
 Ejjekadkad dekā mejatoto ilo taibuun eo.The stones were flying in every direction during the typhoon.jekadkad
ri-kadkadJuon iaan ri-kadkad ro ekar ejjeḷọk koṇan.One of the fishermen who threw nets did not catch any fish.kadkad
 Ri-kadkad eo an teem eṇ.He is the pitcher for that team.kadkad
eṃṃōkadkadKwōj eṃṃōkadkad ḷọk ñan ia?Where are you wandering to?ṃōṃōkadkad
 Eṃṃōkadkad riMājeejMejit people like to wander.ṃōṃōkadkad
ṃōṃōkadkadEḷaññe kokadikḷọk aṃ ṃōṃōkadkad im jab kōmarōk wōt kukure, kwōnaaj jeḷā ia eo Jeṃaṃ epād ie aolep iien,” Kapen eo eba tok.If you didn’t wander around so much and play until it gets dark, you would always know where your Father is,” the Captain said to me. P50marok
tokadkadḶadik ro raṇ rej bwilbwil tokadkad i ar.The boys are towing toy canoes along the lagoon beach.tokadkad
jekadEj ja ajjewewe bajjek wōt ijo ak ekā tak juon jekad im jok ioon aeran anbwijmaroñ.While he was whistling a black noddy flew over and landed on the Captain’s right shoulder. P1035ajwewe
 Juon uweo jekad ejok ioon buwae ṇe iōñ, ak jet roro armej ioon parijet rej jeeaaḷ tok.I saw a black noddy land on the northern buoy and some people on the shore beckoning to us. P523jekad
 Jen ilọk in jekad tok nejid jekad.Let's go and hunt for jekad as pets.jekad
 Eor juon nejū jekad.I have a pet jekadjekad
 Ṃokta kar jekad eo, kiiō wa eo.First the black noddy bird, now the ship. P1175ṃokta
kōjekadJen ilọk in kōjekad tok nejid jekad.Let's go and hunt for jekad as pets.jekad
ajjikadEban e bwe ejaje ajjikad.It can't be him since he never throws stones repeatedly at others.ajjikad
ṃadKwōn ja kaamiṃōṇoiki ippaṃ bwe en ṃad.Please get her occupied doing some handicraft work with you.amiṃōṇo
 Ear kōttar aer ṃad im iaḷ aidikḷọk.He waited until they were not paying attention and sneaked away.iaḷ aidik
 Kōṃro bar ṃad jidik jān doon im ḷak ilbōk Kapen eo ej kōnono tok jān ioon wab eo.We were occupying ourselves and surprised to hear the Captain talking to us from the pier. P415ṃad
eṃṃadṃadEruṃwij jān wa eo kōn an ṃōṃadṃad (eṃṃadṃad).He missed the boat because of his loitering around.ṃad
ṃōṃadṃadEruṃwij jān wa eo kōn an ṃōṃadṃad (eṃṃadṃad).He missed the boat because of his loitering around.ṃad
EmādEmād bōb kaṇ.Those pandanus are ripening.mād
eṃadEj jab itok bwe eṃad.He isn't coming because he's busy.ṃad
jemādJined ilo kōbo, jemād im jemān ro jet.Our mothers forever; our fathers and the fathers of others. (A proverb extolling the matrilineal relation)kōbo
IṃadIṃad em ḷak bar reilọk ejetḷọk wa eo.I got occupied for a while and when I tried to find the boat it had disappeared over the horizon.jetḷọk
kōṃadErro ar kōṃad innām ajjiwewe ḷọk ñan ṃōn kadek eo.They got me distracted and then sneaked out to the bar.ajjiwewe
 Ij āj jaki im kōṃad ak ilukkuun kijooror in rọọl ñan aeto kaṇ.”I’ve been weaving mats and keeping myself busy, but I’m eager to go back to the small islands.” P195ṃadṃōd
pādEar utiej ke ej pād ilo ami.He was high in rank in the army.ami
 Ebaijin kōn an kar pād RonglapHe is contaminated by the poison from the bomb as he was in Ronglap.baijin
 Etan wōt ñe kōjro ej pād AmedkaPretend that we are in the United States.etan wōt ñe
 Ej kab ewan an pād iṃwiinHe just started to live here.ewan
 Juon de iiō in an pād ilo jikuuḷ.He's just in school for one year.iiō
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apādIj apād kake bu e.I am waiting with a gun.apād
 Rūttariṇae eo ej buñ-pedo im apād.The soldier is lying in ambush.buñ-pedo
aepādpādJema eroñ ijin im jab bar aepādpād ak etōbtōb ḷọk ñan ippān Kapen eo.Father heard this and didn't hesitate but rushed straight to the Captain. P1087tōbtōb
 Ej aepādpād ḷọk ñan ñāātWhen will he stop tarrying?aepedped
EaepādpādEaepādpād kōn an japojak.He delays because he's not prepared.aepedped
ri-aepādpādEban jab wōr ri-aepādpād.There'll always be procrastinators.aepedped
aipādpādJej aikuj jibadbad im jab aipādpād ñe jekōṇaan ḷeWe have to have ambition and not be phlegmatic if we want to succeed.jibadbad
ejjekpādpādElukkuun jejekpādpade (ejjekpādpād) ekkalin ṃweeṇThat house has more than enough rafters.jekpād
epādAllōñ epād i rear ḷapḷapIt's the full moon phase.allōñ
 Epād ia at eo ?Where is my hat?at
 Epād ke Toni i ṃōṇe? ...Bwe bōta ej jokwe ṃwiinIs Tony in your house there? .. (You're) assuming he lives here.bwe bōta
 Epād ioon bwi eṇ.It's on the drying rack.bwi
 Epād i lowaan pāāk ṇeIt's in that bag.i
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jepādKab ke jej aikuj kaijikmeto ṃōṃokaj im kaṃool ia in jepād ie innem ektak kooj.”And also we need to first figure out where we are so we can get back on course.” P798kajikmeto
 Ri-meto eo eṇ ej kaijikmeto tok ñan kōj bwe jen jeḷā ia in jepād ieThe weatherman is scanning the skies and waves to let us know our location.kaijikmeto
RepādRepād ilo jitniñeañ eṇ.They are on the land tract that faces north.jitniñeañ
 Armej ro raaikuj tata repād ijinThe most needy people are here.aikuj
 Wa ko kaṇ repād jablikin āneeṇThe boats are on the ocean side of that islet.jablik
IpādIpād laḷūṃ ilo teej eo.I scored below you on the test.laḷ
 Ijab ṃakūtkūt ak ipād wōt ijo im kōttar.I didn’t move; I just stayed where I was and waited. P85ijo
 Ipād jidik ijo im bar deḷọñ ḷọk i lowa ak Jema epād wōt im jebwebwe ilo waj eo an.I stayed up there for a little while and then went back down while Father took his turn steering on his watch. P973waj
ejekpādṂweo eṇ ejekpād.That building already has rafters.jekpād
rōpādPiik ko rōpād ioojThe pigs are in the middle of the island.iooj
 Baaṃle eo an ebwe an doom im rōpād i Likiep.He had a very large family and they were all on Likiep. P35doom
kwopādÑa ij ba kwopād i aetọ.I thought you were on one of the small islands.” P72ba
 Ña ij ba kwopād i aetọ.I thought you were on one of the small islands.” P72aetọ
 Kiiō ke kwopād ijin, kwōn ja jibwe banōḷ e bwe in teiñi tāāñ e an injin e kōn kiaj.”Now that you’re here you can hold the funnel so I can fill the engine up with gas.” P589banōḷ
kwōpādBaj aelọkūṃ ke iñak ke kwōpād ijoYou were so well hidden I didn't notice you were there.aelọk
 Etke kwōjab ja lutōk ḷọk ke kwōpād ijeṇe?” Bojin eo eba. Why don’t you just empty it there where you are?” the Boatswain said. P647ijeṇe
ippādNejū e, ñe ej eṃṃan wōt jabdewōt i jeṇe, ekwe wanlọñ tak ḷọk bwe wa eo e ejako eatartar ippād,” Jema ekkūr tok.Son, come up if everything is okay down there, because the boat is about to come alongside us now,” Father said. P1144ippa-
 Eḷmāer ke rōkōṇaan eọñwōd ippād ak raabwin jipañ kōj kōmọọr.What should we do with them, as they want to go fishing with us but don't want to help us look for bait.eḷmān
etadRej ba ke ñe jej aṃtōk ewōr eṇ ej ba etad.They say that if we bite our lips it means someone is mentioning our name.aṃtōk
kōjwadJabdewōt iien kwōj lelo (ello) kōjwad, kwōn jeḷā bwe eor ek ippāer.Anytime you see a flock of birds on the ocean, you must know that there are fish with it.kōjwad
 Kar bōlen ṃōttan kōjwad im ekar jebwābwe tok ijekein tok,” euwaak.Maybe it strayed from its flock and ended up here,” he replied. P1066kōjwad
 Kar bōlen ṃōttan kōjwad im ekar jebwābwe tok ijekein tok,” euwaak.Maybe it strayed from its flock and ended up here,” he replied. P1066jebwābwe
edKōrā rejjab ekkōṇak ed rainiin.Women don't wear mats nowadays.ed
kaedLiṃaro raṇ rej kaed iṃōn amiṃōṇo eṇ an kuḷab eṇ an kōrā kein aerro būrejini rūkaki eṇ.The women are shopping for traditional women's mats at the women's club handicraft shop to give as gifts to the man of the cloth.ed
dedEwi ded ḷadik eṇ?How old is that boy?ded
 Eṃṃan ded.He is old enough.ded
 Rōṃṃan ded.They're old enough.ded
 Ewi ded bọọk ṇeWhat are that box's dimensions?ded
 Eṃṃan ded dettan piik eo.The pig is just the right size.ṃōṃan ded
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adedBōk wōt kobban dimwūj kaṇe bwe ekaddoujuj aded kaṇeJust take the meat out of the clams because the shells will only be (undesirable) added weight.kaddoujuj
 Aded kijoñjō men eo.That was a great giant clam shell.aded
 Jān wōt dettan aded kaṇe kar adedin, ealikkar bwe ekar juon kapoor eo ekilep.It obviously was a huge giant clam, judging from its shell.aded
EddedEdded, ejjelọk ṃōṃan (eṃṃan) inOh boy, that was good.edded
WōddedWōdded! Ilukkuun meḷọkḷọk,” eba.Oh, right! I almost forgot!” he said. P772wōdded
ededKwōn kanooj eded im pukote.Scrounge around and really look for it.eded
 Jej ilān eded i āneṇWe are going to scrounge for food on that island.eded
eededIdike armej rot eṇ eeded.I despise a person who is nosey.eded
AjeededAjeeded tata naan eo eṃṃan.Most widespread is the good news.ajeeded
EajeededEajeeded naan eo eṃṃan ipeḷaakin laḷ in.The good news is spread far and wide around the world.ajeeded
kajeededWōn ṇe ear kajeeded peba ilowaan mwiin?Who scattered the papers in the house?jeeded
jejeededEḷap an jejeeded (ejjeeded) ri-pālle meḷan āne in.The Americans are all over this islet.jeeded
ejjeededEḷap an jejeeded (ejjeeded) ri-pālle meḷan āne in.The Americans are all over this islet.jeeded
eḷḷajikmeededKwōnañinmej kōn aṃ ḷōḷajikmeeded (eḷḷajikmeeded).You're sick because you masturbate a lot.ḷajikmeed
ḷōḷajikmeededKwōnañinmej kōn aṃ ḷōḷajikmeeded (eḷḷajikmeeded).You're sick because you masturbate a lot.ḷajikmeed
ṃṃweededKwōn jab kōṇaan ṃṃweeded.Don't lose heart so easily.ṃweed
IededIeded im ṃōk ak iaar jab loe.I have searched everywhere, but haven't been able to find it.eded
ajedeedAnij ear kōjeraṃṃan Adam im Eve im ba, "Koṃro en timọọn im wōrḷọk, bwe ro ineemi ren ajedeed ioon laḷ.God blessed Adam and Eve and said, "Be fruitful and multiply, so that your offspring will spread be all over the world." (Genesis 1:28)timọọn
āneedOjjej a iọkwe kōj ke rōbōk ān in āneed,” ḷeḷḷap eo eba.Well, too bad for us when they take this island,” the old woman said. P201āne
IṃweedIṃweed.I give up.ṃweed
 Iṃweed kōn ṃanit kaṇ an.I'm fed-up with his actions.ṃweed
koliedKwōn jab kolied jukwaDon't eat sugar without anything else.kolied
jedjedEjeḷā jedjed iju ḷōḷḷap e.This old man is good at observing stars.jedjed iju
eṃṃajedjedEṃōj ṇe aṃ ṃōṃjedjed (eṃṃajedjed).Why don't you stop looking up?ṃajed
Ri-jedjedRi-jedjed ijuAstronomer.jedjed
ṃōṃjedjedEṃōj ṇe aṃ ṃōṃjedjed (eṃṃajedjed).Why don't you stop looking up?ṃajed
jejedBar ṇatọọne tak jidik bwe en jako baḷok kaṇe i turin kaab eṇ” Bojin eo ekar ba ke ear jejed jān turin rikin eo i reeaar.Sheet the sails in a bit to get rid of the folds next to the gaff,” the Boatswain said as he scanned the horizon standing by the rigging on the starboard side. P854baḷok
kijedÑe kwōjelā del kwōn del tok kijed.If you know how to prepare and cook pandanus pudding in hot rocks, then make some for us.del
 Rej etal in kaabōḷtok kijed.They're on their way bring us some apples.abōḷ
 Kaaejek tok kijed ek bwe jebatur.Use the surround net and get us some fish for we're dying to eat fish.aejek
 Koṃwin ilān kaaelmeej tok kijed bwe jebatur.You fellows go bring us some surgeonfish to eat to quench our craving to eat fish.aelmeej
 Ettōr im akkaunitok jet kijed petkōj ilo akkaun eṇ .Run along and get us some biscuits, and charge them to my account.akkaun
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ṇakijedWōn enaaj ṇakijed ṇa āneṇ ñe jenaaj kowainini?Who'll feed us when we go make copra on that islet?ṇakijen
EmedEmed raij eṇ kiiō.The rice is cool now.med
aemedEḷap an aemed iuṃwin eṇ.It is quite shady beneath that breadfruit tree.aemed
 Eṃṃan mour im ejako abṇōṇō ke ej jino aemed ḷọk in jota.I felt good and was not upset anymore as the evening got cooler. P115aemed
kaaemedKōjro ej ja kaaemed ṃōṃkajLet's wait till it cools off first.aemed
EaemedEaemed kiiōIt's cool now.aemed
memedEḷap an memed (emmed) e.This breadfruit is very ripe.memed
limedAiji dān ṇe limed.Put ice in the drinking water.aij
 Ekwe emaat limed dān,” Jema ekōjjeḷāiki.Well, we are out of drinking water,” Father informed him. P1240kōjjeḷā
 Kiiō emotḷọk de juon allōñ jān ke jeañ ar jerak jān Kwajleen ñan Likiep ak eñiin jej eppepe wōt i lọmeto im mōttan wōt jidik emaat limed dān,” Bojin eo ekakeememej ḷọk Jema.It’s been a month since we set sail from Kwajalein to Likiep but we are drifting at sea and we are almost out of drinking water,” the Boatswain reminded Father. P1018keememej
emmedEḷap an memed (emmed) e.This breadfruit is very ripe.memed
 Emmed e.This breadfruit is overripe.memed
 Ñe ej emmed, kwōj uṃwini im ewaḷọk liped ak jekaka.When it is ripe, you bake it and it becomes liped (baked breadfruit) or jekaka (breadfruit chips). S12memed
 Jāānkun ej kōṃṃan jān emmed ilo Ratak.Jāānkun is made from overripe breadfruit in Ratak.jāānkun
ānedJen jotoiñi ānin āned.Let's give our island a general clean up.jotoiñ
JinedJined ilo kōbo, jemād im jemān ro jet.Our mothers forever; our fathers and the fathers of others. (A proverb extolling the matrilineal relation)kōbo
 Eḷaññe jowi eo an jemān Tony ej Erroja-kijeek, ej meḷeḷen bwe jowi eo an Tony eban Erroja-kijeek, kōnke jej bōk ad jowi jān jined.If the clan name for Tony's father is Erroja-kijeek, it means that Tony's clan name would not be Erroja-kijeek, because we inherit our clan from our mothers.Erroja-kijeek
jabloedEḷap an lōñ jabloed ān ṇeThat islet is full of JabloedJabloed
kōjabloedRaar kōjabloed wōtThey were only looking for JabloedJabloed
pedpedKoṃwij etal ke in jabuki baruun merā eṇ ej lọklọk ioon pedped?Are you going to use the jabuk method and catch the school of parrotfish feeding on the reef?jabuk
 Ṇo eo ekōjaliraraiki ṇa ioon pedped.The wave flopped him down on the reef edge.jālirara
 Ejejjat ioon pedped.There is no water on the reef.jejjat
 Ḷōṃaro raṇ rej kaikikūt ilik ioon pedped.The men are fishing on the reef at the ocean side.kaikikūt
 Bwidej ej pedped eo an aolep menin jeraaṃṃan.Land is the basis of all wealth.pedped
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jipedRaar jiped im ejepdak.They pressed and flattened the breadfruitjijiped
ejipedWa eo ejiped ajiri eo.The car ran over the child.jijiped
jijipedKein jijiped (ijjiped) pebaPaper weight.jijiped
ijjipedKein jijiped (ijjiped) pebaPaper weight.jijiped
KipedKiped dikdik ṇeDon't move the stern paddle too much (when you're sailing close to the wind).kiped
lipedÑe ej emmed, kwōj uṃwini im ewaḷọk liped ak jekaka.When it is ripe, you bake it and it becomes liped (baked breadfruit) or jekaka (breadfruit chips). S12memed
AlfredAlfred ej juon iaan ri-eojojo ro jota.Alfred is one of the the men who went fishing with the eojojo method last night.eojojo
 Kar eo waan Alfred eo ej kaiiṃtoḷọk ñan Mājro.Alfred's car went swiftly westward toward Laura.iiṃ
 Alfred ejaṃe bọọḷ eo.Alfred kicked the ball.jaṃ
 Alfred elukkuun niknik im Tony elukkuun jāniknik.Alfred is very industrious and Tony is very lazy.jāniknik
 Ejọuñḷọk wōt ije kuṇaan Tony jān Alfred.Tony's contribution is less than Alfred's.jọuñ
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kōbaidJen etal in kōbaid.Let's go looking for a smoking pipe.baid
ididEḷap an idid aolōkin likin āninThe Portuguese men-o'-war on the ocean side of this islet really sting.idid
ebbaididEmake bōbaidid (ebbaidid) ḷōṇeThat guy is a chain smoker.baid
 Ebwiin ebbaidid kolan bōraṃ.Your hair smells of cigarettes.baid
 Ebbaidid lowaan ṃwiinThe smell of smoke was all over the room.baid
bōbaididEmake bōbaidid (ebbaidid) ḷōṇeThat guy is a chain smoker.baid
eididEnana wōdwōd edwaan bwe eidid.Its not good to chew wild pandanus because they can be itchy.edwaan
keidAjri raṇ rej keid baoThe children are having a cock-fight.keid
memālweweidEjjeḷọk wōt memālweweid (emmālweweid) kōn ṃanōt ko an.We were very embarrassed by his behavior.memālwewe
emmālweweidEjjeḷọk wōt memālweweid (emmālweweid) kōn ṃanōt ko an.We were very embarrassed by his behavior.memālwewe
ebbaidiidBwiin bōbaidiid (ebbaidiid).Smell of smoke all over the place.bōbaidid
bōbaidiidBwiin bōbaidiid (ebbaidiid).Smell of smoke all over the place.bōbaidid
aujjiidEor ke kwōnaṇ aujjiid eo aṃ?Did you catch any birds in your snare?aujiid
nājidJej aikuj jaruki ṃanit ko ad rōmājkunḷọk im katakin ajri ro nājid leep ñe re jañin kar jeḷā.We must revive some of our waning customs such as leep dancing by teaching our children if they don't already know how.leep
jidjidImaroñ ke kōjerbal jidjid eo aṃ?Can I use your coconut husk beating club?jidjid
eṃṃajidjidEṃōj ṇe aṃ ṃōṃjidjid (eṃṃajidjid)?Why don't you stop bowing and scraping?ṃajid
 Iba wōt emeḷeḷe kōn an ṃōṃjidjid (eṃṃajidjid) ke ij kōnono ñaneI thought he understood my point because he nodded when I talked to him about it.ṃajid
ṃōṃajidjidKe ekar ṃōj aerro ṃōṃajidjid ñan doon, ḷōḷḷap eo ejitōñ ḷọk buḷōn mar ko jetakiermān innem erjel Bojin eo jibadek ḷọkWhen 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. P1265jetak
 Ālikin ṃōṃajidjid ḷọk ñan Jema im kaalikkar ke imeḷeḷe, ikar roñ ainikien ṃūṃūṇṃūṇ ioon teek.After I nodded to let Father know I understood, I heard the sound of treading feet up on the deck. P678ṃūṃūṇṃūṇ
lañṃwijidjidLedik eo ear lañṃwijidjid kōn būroṃōj.The girl was overwhelmed with grief.lañṃwijidjid
ṃōṃjidjidEṃōj ṇe aṃ ṃōṃjidjid (eṃṃajidjid)?Why don't you stop bowing and scraping?ṃajid
 Iba wōt emeḷeḷe kōn an ṃōṃjidjid (eṃṃajidjid) ke ij kōnono ñaneI thought he understood my point because he nodded when I talked to him about it.ṃajid
timmejidEnaaj to timmejid ak jeban ellolo āne,” Bojin eo ekar ba ke ej ṃōj an to jān kaju eo.We can look until our eyeballs fall off before we see land,” the Boatswain said when he got down from the mast.” P919timmej
nejidÑe ej wōr nejid laddik rej iep jaḷḷọk kōnke ekkā wōt aer naaj ḷoor kōrā ro ippāer.Whenever we have male children, they are iepjaḷḷọk because they always stay with the wife's family.iep jaḷḷọk
 Jen ilọk in kōjekad tok nejid jekadLet's go and hunt for jekad as pets.jekad
ilubwilijidJet 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.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. P802mejaḷ
 Jet 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.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. P802bwilji-
ipeḷaakidEḷap dān ipeḷaakid ak ejej jidik ñan idaak!Water, water, everywhere, nor any drop to drink!peḷaak
ikilidEor rọñ-jiddik ikilid.We have pores in our skin.rọñ
ĀnbwinnidĀnbwinnid enaaj mej ak ad enaaj mour indeo.Our body will die but the soul will live forever.ad
 Ānbwinnid enaaj mej im jako ak an kein ad renaaj mour wōt ñan indeo.Our bodies will die and disappear but our souls will live on forever.an
 Eke kein ilo ānbwinnid rej iaḷan bōtōktōk ilo ānbwinnidThe arteries and veins in our body are the ways blood circulates in our bodies.iaḷan bōtōktōk
 Eke kein ilo ānbwinnid rej iaḷan bōtōktōk ilo ānbwinnidThe arteries and veins in our body are the ways blood circulates in our bodies.iaḷan bōtōktōk
 Bōlen unin an ikkutkut kūrro in kōn ṃōñāin pālle kein kijed raan kein im rōjekkar ñan ānbwinnid.”Maybe the reason my gout is always acting up is from all the foreign food these days, it’s not suitable for our bodies.” P192kut
DavidDavid ekar juon shepherd.David was a shepherd.jabōt
 Menmenbwij an David.Genealogy of David.menmenbwij
LandIj emḷọke tok tūreep eo ñan Disney Land.I remember my trip to Disneyland fondly.emḷọk
LegendLegend: Ḷōṃaro nejin Liktakñūr raar jibadbad im kōttōbar rear.The sons of Liktakñūr tried hard to reach the east.jibadbad
ReverendJejarjartata (Ejjarjartata) Reverend eo ear itok jān Amedka.The Reverend who came from America is always praying.jar
aodEar naajdik wa eo juon aod.He passed in front of the other boat. (He fed the other boat a wake.)aod
 Kijeṃ eo aod.Let's see you try this.aod
bōdEmaroñ bōd kilen aṃ aṃaiktok tiin ṇe; en kab baj ke kwōj jañin kar aṃa juon alen.You might not hammer the tin properly; especially since you've never once used a hammer before.aṃa
 Aṃtōkū ekōṃṃan an bōd ba naan eo.My biting my lips made me mispronounce the word.aṃtōk
 Jete eo aṃ bōd ilo teej eo?How many mistakes did you make on the test?bōd
 Kwōn joḷọk bōd ak elukkuun ḷap ḷọk bōro-joḷọk jān ṃoktaForgive me but I'm getting awfully forgetful.bōro-joḷọk
 Dāilitok ṃōk bōd ePlease drill a hole in this tortoise shell for me.dedāil
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kabōdbōdKwōn jab kabōdbōd.Don't overstep your boundaries.bōd
ebōdKōn an jeḷā kabuñpet emaroñ pād ilowaan juon wa im jeḷā ke ebōd kooj eo an.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.kabuñpet
 Ebaj to ak ijeḷā ke ebōd ḷōmṇak eo bwe Jema ediwōj tok im ḷak baj lo an āindeeo eba, Eiiaḷañe.”It had been a while, but I knew my thinking was wrong because when Father came out to where I was and saw the same thing, he said, The moon is coming up.” P222diwōj
jebōdEj ettōr im or jerata jet iien eḷaññe jelo ke jebōd ak jeṃakoko in pokake im kajiṃwe kōj make.”Misfortune strikes sometimes when we see that we have made a mistake but don’t want to correct what we have done.” P1211bōd
KwobōdKwobōd.You're wrong.bōd
ṇajitbōdEḷaññe Anij ej jab ṇajitbōd innem jejāmin mōur.If God does not breathe spirit into us we will not live.ṇajitbōn
ri-ṇajitbōdEbar ejjeḷọk ri-ṇajitbōd ijellọkin Anij.No one else can give us the spirit to live if it's not God.ṇajitbōn
kaaikūtōkōdKwōj kaaikūtōkōd tok ke kijerro rainiin?Are you fishing for aikūtōkōd fish for us today?aikūtōkōd
 Rej kaaikūtōkōd wōtThey're still fishing for aikūtōkōdaikūtōkōd
ri-kaikūtōkōdEjaje bwe ej jab ri-kaikūtōkōd.He wouldn't know because he's not a good aikūtōkōd fisherman.aikūtōkōd
ṃōdElōñ ke an wa in ṃōd?Does this ship have lots of provisions?ṃōd
 Eṃōj ke aer kōṃṃan ṃōd?Have they prepared provisions for the voyage?ṃōd
jāṃōdKoban teru kōn aṃ jāṃōd.You won't get anywhere with your unscrupulous behavior.jāṃōd
ejāṃōdKwōn jab leḷok bwe en jerbale bwe ejāṃōd.Don't let him do the job because he is very careless.jāṃōd
kōṃadṃōdIien kōṃadṃōd.It's harvest time.ṃadṃōd
 Kab ke enaaj aikuj eṃṃakūt jet aḷaḷ jān turin injin e bwe en meḷak ñan kōṃadṃōd.”And we are going to have to move some of the lumber next to the engine to make enough space for me to be able to fix it.” P656meḷak
eṃōdṃōdKwōn jibọkjeepe ijeṇe eṃōdṃōd.Use the spokeshave and shave off the frayed section.jibọkjeep
 Eṃōdṃōd nuknuk in Jepaan.Cloth made in Japan tears easily.ṃōdṃōd
EṃōdEṃōd ni eo kōn an kar aerar.The coconut tree is losing its leaves because it was singed by the fire.ṃōd
 Eṃōd jān kooḷan bōran.He has lost his hair.ṃōd
wūlṃōdÑe jej dedeb (eddeb) ni jej wūlṃōd.When we husk coconuts to drink we leave some husk at the eyes.wūlṃōd
eọñōdEban jab jeraaṃṃan ad eọñōd ilo aejekin ibwijtok.We're bound to be lucky when we fish with a surrounding net on a dark night with the tide coming in.aejek
 Eṃṃan ke bōkā in ñan eọñōd?Is the tide good for fishing?bōkā
 Kwōn ekpā ḷọk bwe jen ilān eọñōd.Put on old clothes because we're going fishing.ekpā
 Enana ñan eọñōd kiiō bwe ejatloñ.It's not good to go fishing at this time because the tide is not favorable.jatloñ
 Ije in etal eọñōd.I am not going fishing again (because of what happened last time).je
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ejeeọñōdḶeo ejeeọñōd eṇThat man seldom goes fishing.jeeọñōd
ri-jeeọñōdḶeeṇ ej ṃōttan ri-jeeọñōd ro ilo āniinThat man is one of those who seldom goes fishing on this islet.jeeọñōd
kōjeeọñōdTa eṇ ej kōjeeọñōd ḷeeṇWhy does that man to go fishing so seldom?jeeọñōd
rieọñōdṂa e, emour būrūṃrūṃ,” juon iaan rieọñōd ro eba innem aolep im tōtōñin kajjirere.Hey guys, Vroom Vroom is alive,” one of the fishermen said, and everyone laughed mockingly. P317mour
ri-eọñōdJilkinḷọk ri-eọñōd raṇe bwe ren kaajilowōde ḷok ek eṇ.Send the fishermen to speed up the process so the fish can be ready to surround with the coconut fish scarer.ajilowōd
ioodEjab renaaj oktak im irooj iood?”They are going to be our new chiefs, aren’t they?” P400ioo-
ukoodEnnọ ukood in bwebwe.Raw tuna is delicious.ukood
ri-ṇapitōdEj jab aikuj ri-ṇapitōd.He's not supposed to provide us with pillows.ṇapitōn
ri-ṇautōdEj jab ri-ṇautōd.He's not supposed to give us bathing water.ṇautōn
ruk-buōdJerbalin ruk-buōd eaorōk ñan juon kumi in tariṇae im ewōr jet ro ej aer jerbal loloodjake bwe en tōprak.The 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.ruk-bo
wōdEeoṇ wa eo ilo juon wōd.The boat struck a coral head.eoṇ
 Wa eo eṇ epaakeḷọk wōd eṇThe boat is close to the reef.epaak
 Ejāike wōd jab in.This particular coral head hasn't got many fish.jāike
 Ekapjulaḷ wa eṇ im emaroñ eọṇ ilo wōd eṇThat boat can't go in shallow water, and it may go on the reef.kapjulaḷ
 Ewawa wa ṇe eoon wōd ṇeYour canoe is crosswise on the coral there.wawa
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jawōdKwōn jawōd tok kijerro jikka.Could you try to get some cigarettes for us.jawōd
ri-jawōdLikao eṇ ej juon iaan ri-jawōd ro boñ.That young man is one of those who were girl-hunting last night.jawōd
wōdwōdItōm wōdwōd edouṃCome chew some cooked pandanus.edouṃ
 Kwōn aintini bōb kaṇe bwe ren pidodo ad wōdwōd.Boil those pandanus so that they will be easy for us to chew.aintiin
 Ri-aintiin rej jab kijer in wōdwōd.Those who boil pandanus aren't supposed to chew them.aintiin
 Lale ainbatin anbūri ṇe im wōdwōd ñe kwokōṇaan.There's a pot full of cooked Anbūri pandanus and help yourself if want to.Anbūri
 Enana wōdwōd edwaan bwe eidid.Its not good to chew wild pandanus because they can be itchy.edwaan
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ejjawōdwōdLikao eṇ ejjawōdwōd.The young man is always girl-hunting.jawōd
kōjjawōdwōdEj ḷōmṇak in kōjjawōdwōd.He is planning to go look for something.jawōd
EwōdwōdEwōdwōd iarin āninThere is lots of coral at the lagoon side of this islet.wōd
EbbwilwōdwōdEbbwilwōdwōd tok kōn an pāāt.The smell of reef is all over the place because it's low tide.būbwilwōdwōd
ekkanwōdwōdḶeo ekkanwōdwōd eṇHe's always mending nets.kanwōd
eeọñwōdwōdEḷap an eeọñwōdwōd ḷeeṇThat man is always going fishingeeọñōdñwōd
ripitwōdwōdRūtto ro rōkōn ṇaetan baak ko etto ripitwōdwōd.Our ancestors used to call the foreign barkentines ripitwōdwōdripitwōdwōd
kwōdJān wōt aṃ nana, etūṃ kwōd eo ikōtaarro.Simply because you're a harlot, our relationship is dissolved.tūṃ kwōd
 Jān wōt aṃ nana, etūṃ kwōd eo ikōtaarro.Simply because you’re a harlot, our relationship is dissolved.jān
ikwōdRej ikwōd ekThey are eating raw fish.ukood
jokwōdJab jokwōd jān kilaaj.Don't be absent from class.jokwōd
 Lale kwaar jokwōd jān ro rej jipañ eok.Don't lose contact with those who help you.jokwōd
 Kememej im jab jokwōd in jejetok.Remember not to neglect writing to me.jokwōd
 Jekdọọn ñe eḷe ak ear jab jokwōd an kōkeini (ekkeini) jemānDespite his great success and fame he did not fail to keep in touch with his father.kōkeini
 Āinwōt ej jab jokwōd an waḷọk bwijerro ñan kōjeañ,” Bojin eo eba.It seems like we've had our fair share of misfortunes,” the Boatswain said. P1174jokwōd
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āñwōdEar kanooj jeraaṃṃan ilo an kar āñwōd.He was very lucky when he went fishing.jeraaṃṃan
eañwōdEiiaḷap kiiō im jenaaj ilān eañwōd.It's spring low tide now and we should go fishing.iaḷap
 Ḷeo eṇ ej eañwōd ioon baal.The man is fishing on the reef edge.ioo-
eaṇwōdḶeo eṇ ej jejeikik (ejjeikik) ñan an ilān eaṇwōd.The man is busily moving around in preparation for his fishing trip.jeik
ri-eañwōdKwōnaaj etal ippān ri-eañwōd raṇ bwe kwōn kab ri-ilele ek.You will go with fishermen so that you can be the one who strings the fish.ile
meanwōdEḷap an meanwōd ḷeeṇHe is very patient.meanwōd
mejānwōdKwōn kimij mejān mejānwōd ṇeClose that clam.kūkim
 Jen jiookraik mejānwōd keinLet's make jiookra out of these clams.jiookra
 Ejiokra mejānwōd koThe clams have been made into jiokrajiookra
eeọñwōdñwōdRej jab batur kōñ an eeọñwōdñwōd.They don't crave fish because he's always fishing.eọñwōd
jenwōdKōn an nana kōto in wa eo eṇ ej jenwōd tak wōt.Because of this unfavorable wind, the canoe is doing plenty of tacking to get here.jenwōd
KapinwōdLikin wōt Kapinwōd, Likiep,” Kapen eo euwaak.On the ocean side of Kapinwōd island, Likiep,” the Captain answered. P791lik
 Ak eor jibuki jiṃa ṃaiḷ kōtaan Pikeej im Kapinwōd.And it’s more than a hundred miles from Pikeej to Kapinwōd. P795jibukwi
eoñwōdEḷap an inepata ḷōḷḷap eo kōn ḷadik eo nejin ejjañin roltok jān ke ear ilām eoñwōd.The old man is worried about his son who has never come back from fishing.inepata
 Ereañ wōt raar ilọk im eoñwōd.Only four of them went fishing.er
 Ḷōṃaro raar eoñwōd, erraṇ rej kadek kiio.The men who went fishing are now there drinking liquor.erraṇ
 Erroro ilo wa eṇ, ḷōṃaro raar ilọk in eoñwōd.Those are the men on that boat who went fishing.erroro
eọñwōdKar iiet tata koṇan Tony iaan ḷōṃaro raar eọñwōd.Tony caught the fewest fish among the men who went fishing.iiet
 Kwōn kajiniete ilo jikin eọñwōd ilo ṃaḷoin aelōñ in.Show him the good fishing spots in this atoll's lagoon. jiniet
 Kaaejekin jeḷā eọñwōd.An expert surround-net fisherman.aejek
 Eaeṃṃan ḷọk ije ij eọñwōd ie jān ijeṇe.The current here where I'm fishing is better than where you are.aeṃṃan
 Ekaaettoktok aer eọñwōd.They fish endlessly.aetok
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Ri-eọñwōdRi-eọñwōd ro raṇe tok.Here come the fishermen.eọñwōd
ajilowōdKoṃwin kōttar an ajilowōd im aḷeḷeiki.Wait till it's lost its way before breaking out the aḷeḷeajilowōd
EajilowōdEajilowōd keIs is time to surround the fish with the coconut leaf scarer?ajilowōd
shepherdDavid ekar juon shepherd.David was a shepherd.jabōt
wūdRuo wōt wūd e ilo pakij in jikka e kiiō.There are only two cigarettes left in this pack.wūd
 Ke ej itōn tile juon wūd, Jema eṃōkaj im kabōjrake.As soon as he was about to light up, Father stopped him. P769wūd
 Bōk ruo daaṃ wūd ilo bōb ṇeTake two keys of that pandanus as your portion.wūd
 Ak ibaj bōk juon kijō wūd im jino meme dikdik.Then I took one for myself and started nibbling at it. P812meme

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