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ta   num. 1 [one] (unit of time; human; counting). [syn: tang. tang a ochur el chimong , ta el buil, ta el tekoi, ta el chad. ]

el di ngak el tang   expression. alone; by myself.

ko el tang   expression. the very first time; the first time after a long while.

ngii di el tang   expression. either one; anything.

ta el chad   expression. one person; (persons) having same mother or father; (persons) of same blood.

ta el rak   expression. one year.

ta el sils   expression. one day.

ta er kemam   expression. one of our relatives (usually, close); one of us.

ta er ngak   expression. one of my relatives (usually, close).

ta er tir   expression. one of them.

tal   cont. ta el.

tara   cont. ta er a.

 A blai a mlukbeches er a chelsel a ta el buil. The house was renovated in a month.

 A chesimer a ulebok er a ta er a resensei el mengelekolt er a klas. The door was opened by one of the teachers to cool down the classroom.

 A irechar e ng mla er ngii a ta el chelid el ngklel a Meluadeangel. Once upon a time, there was a god named Meluadeangel.

 A Osilek a ta er a milrael a chisel. Osilek was very well known.
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ta besul   expression. equal; in same position; (ideas) in agreeement.

ta el buil   expression. one month.

ta el buil er mla me e mong   expression. one month ago.

ta el chad   expression. one person; (persons) having same mother or father; (persons) of same blood.

ta el mang   expression. ten thousand.

ta el oach me a tedbard   expression. one foot length plus the width of the other foot.

ta el rak   expression. one year.

ta el sikang   expression. one hour.

ta el sils   expression. one day.

ta el suk   expression. one quantity or portion.

ta el telael   expression. one thousand.

ta er a edeitiud   expression. one third.

ta er a euaitiud   expression. one fourth.

ta er kemam   expression. one of our relatives (usually, close); one of us.

ta er ngak   expression. one of my relatives (usually, close).

ta er tir   expression. one of them.

tab₁   v.s. new, appearing. Cf. tuab.

bkul a tab   expression. name of cape in Ngiual.

chedil a tab el buil   expression. apogee tide on first day of new moon.

delechel a tab el buil   expression. perigee tide on first day of new moon.

tab el buil   expression. new moon.

tab er a Ngesang   expression. name of cape in Ngerngesang.

tebengel   n.poss.3s. appearance (of new moon); first; best. tebengel a tab er ngii; tuab a buil.

tebengel a buil   expression. first appearance of moon.

tebetab   n.redup. raised place or vista near sea. tebetab a bkul a beluu; tkul a daob; rengeasek a milil er a tebetab.

 Be mtab mo omengur. Come on in for a bit and eat.

 Bo multab er tiang. Sit down for a while.

tab₂   tab a motab; tabeluach.

Tab   n. raised place near sea in Ngiual. tab a bkul a beluu; bkul a tab er a Ngiual; Taberngesang, Tabremdiu.

tab el buil   expression. new moon.

tab er a Ngesang   expression. name of cape in Ngerngesang.

tabasko   n. (Eng.) tabasco sauce.

tabd   see melabd. tabd a metabd, telabd; tabd er a ouach; tebdel.

tabderrir   v.s. of one mind; in agreement.

Tabecheding   n. waterfall in Ngetbang. Tabecheding a omoachel er a Ngatbang.

tabek   n. patch; payment (of fine). tabek a klekedall el melabek; tebekel a bail; tobekii, tuabek. a bail. Cf. melabek.

tebekam   n.poss.1pe.

tebeked   n.poss.1pi.

tebekek   n.poss.1s.

tebekel   n.poss.3s. tebekel a tabek er ngii.

tebekel a bail   expression. patch in clothing.

tebekel a blais   expression. payment of fine.

tebekem   n.poss.2s.

tebekir   n.poss.3p.

tebekiu   n.poss.2p.

taber   (Ger.) blackboard.

tabesul   v.s. consistent; fitting same pattern. tabesul a osisiu; tabesul a blingelel a udoud, tabesul el omeruul; sngoselild.

tabi   (Jap.) canvas shoe.

outabi   v.t. wear canvas shoes (used only for that particular type of shoes).

tabilel   tabilel a kot el buil er a kldiull; ta el bilel.

tabolei   n. (Spa.) tarpaulin; canvas. tabolei a okrokr el mamed; diak el meliliut.

tacheb   n. spine (of fish). tacheb a mekedorm el olungd el ngar er a kebekebel a ngikel; techebel a meas a melacheb, tochebii, tuacheb.

techebel   n.poss.3s.

tacher   num. 10 [ten] (animal; nonliving thing). tacher a ochur el teruich ; ocherngel a chaibibeob el klalo; tacher el lius; tacher el meradel; tacher el blai.

tacher el uel   expression. ten turtles.

tacher me a chimong   expression. eleven (animals, things).

tacher me a teblong   expression. twelve (animals, things).

tacher el uel   expression. ten turtles.

tacher me a chimong   expression. eleven (animals, things).

tacher me a teblong   expression. twelve (animals, things).

tada   (Jap.) free of charge.

taem   n. (Eng.) time; occasion.

er a rokui el taem   expression. always; all the time.

temam   n.poss.1pe.

temed   n.poss.1pi.

temek   n.poss.1s.

temel   n.poss.3s. temel a taem er ngii; belsechel a riid.

temem   n.poss.2s.

temir   n.poss.3p.

temiu   n.poss.2p.

 Ng diak a temek el mo er a party. I don't have time to go to the party.

 Ng mocha er se el taem el leblechoel el mo oldingel a Fern. It was almost time for Fern to visit.

 Ng sebechek el mesang a ngalek e le ng mle ungil a blekerdelel er tia el mlo merek el taem. I can see the child because he behaved well last time.

 Ng sebechek el omes er a ngalek e le ng mle ungil a blekerdelel er tia el mlo merek el taem. I can watch/babysit the child because he behaved well last time.

 Ng sebechel a ngalek el obes e le ng mle ungil a blekerdelel er tia el mlo merek el taem. The child may be watched/babysat because he behaved well last time.
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taia   n. (Jap. < Eng.) tire.

 Ng mla bangk a taia er a mlik. My tire's gone flat.

taib   n. (Eng.) typewriter.

medal a taib   n. ball of (electric) type-writer.

tibel   n.poss.3s.

ungelel a taib   n. ball of (electric) typewriter.

taifun   n. (Eng.) typhoon.

Taiheio   (Jap.) Pacific Ocean.

taiing   v.i. (Jap.) be discharged from the hospital; leave the hospital.

taiko   n. (Jap.) drum.

tairio   n. (Jap.: tairyo) large catch of fish.

Aki mlora chei er a kesus e meral mle tairio. We went fishing last night and had large catch.

taitai   baby. (Jap.) injury.

taiu   n. cosmetic/hair oil; pomade. taiu a orenguus; orengsel a chui; tiel el cheluch. Cf. melaiu.

tiel   n.poss.3s.

tiuel   n.poss.3s. action of rubbing. tiuel a omelaiu er ngii; melaiu.

Taiuang   (Jap.) Taiwan.

takai   v.s. (Jap.) expensive; (person) of high status.

outakai   v.i. (person) aspiring to be something greater than their true capabilities.

Sechelei, aikal cheral a iwashi a meral mla mo takai! Friends, these prices on canned mackerel are outrageous!

takeremerem   n. first day after full moon. takeremerem a kot el kesus er uriul er a orakiruu.

taki   n. (Jap.) waterfall.

tal   cont. ta el.

 Tal demei me ke di oltuub er kid. Ngak ak mengedeklem? Everytime I come here, you ridicule me. Am I your inferior?

talbilel   n. first month of pregnancy.

tama   n. (Jap.) marble; fried flour ball; bullet; light bulb; ball bearing. tama a kelel a boes; tamelengel.

tama er a boes   expression. bullet.

tama er a chetakl   expression. round piece of bait in shape of fish used when trolling.

tama er a dengki   expression. light bulb (sometimes shortened to just tama).

tama er a otoel   expression. flashlight bulb.

tamalengel   n.poss.3s.

tamelengel   n.poss.3s. tamelengel a tama er ngii.

tama er a boes   expression. bullet.

tama er a chetakl   expression. round piece of bait in shape of fish used when trolling.

tama er a dengki   expression. (Jap.) light bulb (sometimes shortened to just tama).

tama er a otoel   expression. flashlight bulb.

tamalengel   n.poss.3s. see tama.

tamanengi   n. (Jap.) onion; shaved head.

tamango   (Jap.) egg.

tamango domburi   (Jap.) rice topped with egg.

tamango ngata   (Jap.) egg-shaped (only used by elderly, now used Palauan word terpengais).

tamango udong   (Jap.) noodles topped with egg.

tamangodomburi   (Jap.) rice topped with egg.

tamangongata   (Jap.) egg-shaped.

tamangoudong   (Jap.) noodles topped with egg.

tamb   n. unit of areal measure.

tamelengel   n.poss.3s. see tama. tamelengel a tama er ngii.

tamet   tamet a melamet; tometii, tuamet, tametereng; temetel. tametereng; tametereng a telamet el reng; telamet a rengul; temetel a reng; ungil a rengul.

tametereng   n. pleasing of one's heart.

Tamoi   n. title of chiefs of southwest islands (Sonsorol, Tobi, etc.).

Tamol   n. title of chiefs of southwest islands (Sonsorol; Hatobei; etc.). Tamol a bdelul a beluu er a Sungesol me a Techobei me a Bul.

tana   (Jap.) shelf.

tane   n. (Jap.) seed.

tang₁   see ta. tang a ochur el chimong , ta el buil, ta el tekoi, ta el chad.

tang₂   n. foundation pillar in house and contemporary bai; support post of house; stick; stake. tang a klekedall er a blai, bai; tang a dechor er a chutem; tengal.

tengal   n.poss.3s. tengal a tang er ngii; tengal a blai.

 Ak mlo er a kedera el di ngak el tang. I went to the beach along.

 Me ta er a oluches. Give me one of the pencils.

 Ng kmal di mle ta a klungiolel el mlai. They were all canoes of equivalten quality.

 Ng ko el ta el leme chull. It's the first time it's rained in a long while.

 Ng ko er a ko el ta el mmermang. This is the first time you've been here in ages.

 Te kmal tang. They are much in agreement.

tangerekoi   n. legendary figure (demi-god).

tangerkoi   tangerkoi a chad el di odak a rokui el urreor.

tangk   (Eng.) water tank or drum. tangk a blil a ralm; tengkel.

medal a tangk   expression. faucet.

tangk er a cheluch   expression. oil tank.

tengkel   n.poss.3s. tengkel a tangk er ngii.

tengkel a mlai   expression. gas tank of car.

 A tangk a omerolel el mo mui. The tank is getting filled.

tangk er a cheluch   expression. oil tank.

tansiobal   n. (sl.) birthday party at which one gets large number of gifts.

tansiobi   n. (Jap.) birthday; birthday party. [syn: tanziobi]

tansiobal   n. (sl.) birthday party at which one gets large number of gifts.

Eya, a kurrenges eng morngii a klou el blengur leng tansiobi era Reklai. I heard there is a big party for Reklai's birthday.

tanziobi   see tansiobi. (Jap.)

taoch   n. man made mangrove channel. taoch a rolel a mlai, brer, mlai a merael er a taoch; tochel.

medal a taoch   expression. entrance to mangrove channel.

tochel   n.poss.3s. tochel a taoch er ngii.

Ngak mea ius a mlo kaiberober er ngkal chemang era taoch. The crocodile and I had a snatching match for the crab in the channel.

Aki mlo era taoch el mo mengduul. We went to the mangrove channel to get clams.

Ngarngii a deleb era taoch. There is a ghost at the mangrove channel.

taod₁   n. three-pronged fish spear. taod a klekedall el melaod; betok a medal; taod el biskang; tmodii a kall, tmaod a mekebud, todel. Cf. melaod.

taod   n. fork.

taod er a kud   expression. fine comb for removing lice.

todel   n.poss.3s. todel a taod er ngii el biskang.

taod₂   n. fork.

taod er a kud   expression. fine comb for removing lice.

taor₁   n. (Jap.) towel. taor a mamed el usbechall er a omesuld; taor er a omelecholb; torel.

torel   n.poss.3s. torel a taor er ngii.

 Ak mesuld a chimak el oba a taor. I'm wiping my hands with a towel.

taor₂   taor a omengeung er a kodellel a meang me a meteet; taor er a bdelul a beluu a kellechakl el diak a chosmii a kob. Omengellakl er a beluu el kirel omengull.

taorer   (Jap.) faint; (person) collapse.

Ng kmal meral meringel a sils, soad el mol taorer. It is just too hot like we could faint.

Kamo mechara imeleld el biiang, soad el taorer. Buy us beer before we faint.

tara   cont. ta er a.

Ngdi ungil a kumekedong er kau er a tara taem? Is it OK for me to call you sometime?

Morael el mo era stoang e mocherar a tara malk el mei bolodoim era kebesengei. Go to the store and buy a chicken for dinner tonight.

Ngdiak el soam el kora mo ousuelb malechub eng belsoil er a tara taem? Do you want to have lunch or dinner sometime?

tarai   (Jap.) large basin.

tarengmam   v.s. we (exclusive) have mutual good feelings.

tarengrir   v.s. they have mutual good feelings.

tarengud   v.s. we (inclusive) have mutual good feelings.

tarengmam   v.s. we (exclusive) have mutual good feelings.

tarengrir   v.s. they have mutual good feelings.

tarrasech   v.s. having the same father.

tatach   baby. dirty.

tatami   n. (Jap.) floor mat. tatami a chedecholl er a Siabal.

tatemai   n. (Jap.) action of building frame of house.

tatirou₁   n. red cloth (some pieces sacred to Modekngei).

tatirou₂   n. red cloth (some pieces sacred to Modekngei). tatirou a bekerekard el mamed.

tauas   see tauasi.

tauasi   n. (Jap.) scrubbing brush. tauasi a olatech. [syn: tauas]

tauiir   n. job tears (type of grass whose seeds are used to make necklaces). tauiir a ta er a bedengel a emull. [syn: demairuuch]

taur   n. mourning period for chief.

taut   n. aim; action of shooting at target; adulterer. taut a tmaut; taut er a burech er a ngikel; beketaut, tutel. Cf. omektaut, otutel.

beketaut   v.s. good at shooting. beketaut a meduch er a burech; taut, omurech a ngikel e tmaut, tutel.

beketaut a tekingel   expression. incisive; speaking to the point.

beketaut el tekoi   expression. words which are right to the point.

tutam   n.poss.1pe.

tuted   n.poss.1pi.

tutek   n.poss.1s.

tutel   n.poss.3s. tutel a taut er ngii; beketaut er a burech; tutel er a brechel a ngikel.

tutem   n.poss.2s.

tutir   n.poss.3p.

tutiu   n.poss.2p.

tautediu   n. emergency; unexpected or problematical situation.

tbad   n.poss.1pi. see tub.

tbak   n.poss.1s. see tub.

tbal   n.poss.3s. see tub. tbal a tub er ngii; melub.

tbam   n.poss.2s. see tub.

tbaol   v.a.s. is to be spat on. tbaol a kirel el metub; tub, tbal, tubar, ng diak el tbaol a smengt.

tbebmam   n.poss.1pe. see tbebul.

tbebmiu   n.poss.2p. see tbebul.

tbebrir   n.poss.3p. see tbebul.

tbebud   n.poss.1pi. see tbebul.

tbebuk   n.poss.1s. see tbebul.

tbebul   n.poss.3s. first; best. tbebul a kot er a bab; tbebul a ungil.

tbebmam   n.poss.1pe.

tbebmiu   n.poss.2p.

tbebrir   n.poss.3p.

tbebud   n.poss.1pi.

tbebuk   n.poss.1s.

tbebum   n.poss.2s.

tbebum   n.poss.2s. see tbebul.

tbechall   v.a.s. tbechall a kirel el metubech; melubech.

tbedubech₁   n. sty in eye; seed developing inside the nut. tbedubech a rekdel a mad; renguokl el dubech er a resel me a uchul a mad; tbedubech a medal.

tbedubech₂   tbedubech a di ngii el duubech; tbedubech el diokang, tbedubech el chemutii; dbechel.

Tbekeuliaes   n. name of hill near Ngerubesang.

tbetball₁   v.a.s. tbetball a kirel el metbotb; tibetbii a besebes; tibotb a olukl; tbetbel.

tbetball₂   tbetball a tbiil; kirel el metib; melib a llach; tbetball a llach el kirel a ungil el osisechakl; tbil.

tbetbel   tbetbel a omelbotb er ngii; melbotb.

tbidall   v.a.s. tbidall a kirel el metboid; tibidii, melboid, tiboid a boes, tbidel a boes.

tbidel₁   see tebudel.

tbidel₂   n.a.s. bark of particular tree used as torch. Cf. melabd.

tbidel₃    tbidel a omelboid er ngii; melboid er a boes.

tbiil   v.a.s. tbiil a kirel el metib; tuib a llechul a buai; tibir a urreor, tbil.

tbil   see melib. tbil a omelib er ngii; melib a llach; tbil a llach.

tbmam   n.poss.1pe. see tub.

tbmiu   n.poss.2p. see tub.

tbochel   v.a.s. is to be masturbated.

tbrir   n.poss.3p. see tub.

te₁   pro. they/them (nonemphatic). te a tir, te ngar ker? te mor ker? te ngerang?

te₂   n. (Jap.) ability; skill; style.

meoud a te   expression. slow witted.

mereched a te   expression. clever.

 Se el te er ngii. How clever of him!/What a style!

teai   num. 8 [eight] (human).  teai a ochur ; teai el rubak, teai el buik; teai el mechas.

teai el ekebil   expression. eight girls.

 A rechad er a blik a teai. There are eight people in my family.

teai el ekebil   expression. eight girls.

teb   n. bark of dog. teb a ngerel a bilis; tebul a bilis; bilis a oteb.

tebul   n.poss.3s. tebul a teb er ngii; bilis a oteb.

tebakel   v.a.s. is to be patched; (fine) is to be paid. tebakel a kirel el metabek; tuabek a selodel el bail; tobekii, tebekel.

tebal   n. black magic (cast only onto food). tebal a olai; melebal, ouelai, tebal a olsecher, melemall, omekoad a rechad, tebelengel.

tebelengel   n.poss.3s.

tebang   see temang. tebang a temang; ngikel el merous er a klemedaol; outebang er a rubak.

tebaringel   n.poss.3s. see teberoi. tebaringel a teberoi er ngii; tebaringel a uach.

tebdal   see tebudel.

tebdall   see tbidel.

tebdel   n.poss.3s. action of skinning. tebdel a omelabd er ngii; melabd.

tebdel a besebes   expression. removing bark from tree to make cord.

tebdel a kerrekar   expression. removing bark from tree.

tebdel a besebes   expression. removing bark from tree to make cord.

tebdel a kerrekar   expression. removing bark from tree.

tebeabed   v.s. rash; imprudent. tebeabed a tubedobed; merechereched el dmu a diak le kirel el melekoi; outebeabed.

tebechall   see tbochel.

tebechel   n. mangrove tree (Rhizophora mucronata Lam.); mooring pole; leader or guide (of group); guardian. tebechel a kerrekar er a keburs.

tebechelel   n.poss.3s.

tebechelel   n.poss.3s. see tebechel.

tebedall   n. exit. tebedall a rael el mo tuobed; taoch a tebedall er a mlai er a daob.

tebedellel   n.poss.3s. tebedellel a tebedall er ngii.

tebedel   n.poss.3s. beginning; outbreak (from tuobed). tebedel a tobed er ngii; mo tuobed, tebedel a omechell.

tebedel a mekemad   expression. outbreak of war.

tebedel a mekemad   expression. outbreak of war.

tebedellel   n.poss.3s. see tebedall. tebedellel a tebedall er ngii.

tebekam   n.poss.1pe. see tabek.

tebekbuk₁   n. rayfish. tebekbuk a ta er a bedengel a rrull.

tebekbuk   v.s. (skin of shin) rough.

tebekbuk₂   v.s. (skin of shin) rough.

tebekebok   n. tower; steeple.

tebeked   n.poss.1pi. see tabek.

tebekek   n.poss.1s. see tabek.

tebekel   n.poss.3s. see tabek. tebekel a tabek er ngii.

tebekel a bail   expression. patch in clothing.

tebekel a blais   expression. payment of fine.

tebekem   n.poss.2s. see tabek.

tebekir   n.poss.3p. see tabek.

tebekiu   n.poss.2p. see tabek.

tebel   n. (Eng.) table. tebel a klekedall el kedoel a klalo er ngii; tebelel.

tebel er a blengur   expression. dining table.

tebel er a omerasm   expression. sewing table.

tebel er a omesuub   expression. study desk.

tebelam   n.poss.1pe.

tebeled   n.poss.1pi.

tebelek   n.poss.1s.

tebelel   n.poss.3s. tebelel a tebel er ngii.

tebelem   n.poss.2s.

tebelir   n.poss.3p.

tebeliu   n.poss.2p.

 A Toki a lilia a komibako er a eungel a tebel. Toki put the wastebasket under the table.

 Bom kodir sel kob ra bebul a tebel; a John a mlo kmedii a kob ra bebul a tebl; a John a kiledir a kob ra bebul a tebel. Put the cup on the table; John was putting the cup on the table (just now, recently); John put the cup on the table (yesterday, a week ago, etc.).

 A bebul a tebel a mla mo dekimes. The top of the table has gotten wet.

Ng ngarang a ngar er a bebuul a tebel What is on the table or desk?
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tebel er a blengur   expression. dining table.

tebel er a omerasm   expression. sewing table.

tebel er a omesuub   expression. study desk.

tebelam   n.poss.1pe. see tebel.

tebeled   n.poss.1pi. see tebel.

tebelek   n.poss.1s. see tebel.

tebelel   n.poss.3s. see tebel. tebelel a tebel er ngii.

 A Melii a melemed a tebelel ngke el chad. Melii is wiping off that person's tables.

 Ng melemed a tebelel a ngii di el chad a Melii? Is Melii wiping off anyone's tables?

tebelem   n.poss.2s. see tebel.

tebelengel   n.poss.3s. see tebal.

tebelik   v.s. wild (person, animal). tebelik a odikel; tebelik el chad; diak le kedung; tebelik el charem.

 Aike el mlokoad er a tebelik el charm a dimlak kulab el eko omeskau. Those that were killed by wild animals, I didn't take them to you.

tebelir   n.poss.3p. see tebel.

 A Melii a melemed a tebelir tirke el chad. Melii is wiping off those people's tables.

tebeliu   n.poss.2p. see tebel.

tebengel   n.poss.3s. appearance (of new moon); first; best. tebengel a tab er ngii; tuab a buil.

tebengel a buil   expression. first appearance of moon.

  teber   n. type of sardine. teber a ta er a bedengel a mekekerei el ngikel el ko er a mekebud.

teberoi₁   n. shin; (large, triangle-shaped) coconut candy. teberoi a delongelel a berober me a bkul a ouach; tebaringel a chad.

tebaringel   n.poss.3s. tebaringel a teberoi er ngii; tebaringel a uach.

teberoi   v.s. bow-legged. teberoi a delongelel a berober me a bkul a ouach; tebaringel a chad.

teberoi₂   v.s. bow-legged. teberoi a delongelel a berober me a bkul a ouach; tebaringel a chad.

tebetab   n.redup. raised place or vista near sea. tebetab a bkul a beluu; tkul a daob; rengeasek a milil er a tebetab.

Ak dilu era delak el kmo a kmo milil era tebetab. I told my mom that I'm going to the park.

tebetball   v.a.s. (long object) is to be divided or split into small pieces, strips, etc.

tebetbil   n.poss.3s. small pieces (of bread, food etc.) pulled apart with fingers. Cf. melebtib.

tebiall   v.s. (eyebrows) raised and (eyes) wide open. tebiall a ngerrodel el chelsul a mad; klou el chelsul a mad; tebiall a medal, melebiall, tobiall a medal.

tebidal   v.a.s. (lantern etc.) is to be turned on.

tebidall   v.a.s. (lantern, etc.) is to be turned on.

tebiil   v.a.s. is to be planned, arranged or decided on or determined.

tebkuro   n. glove; mitten. [syn: tebukuro]

teblo   num. 2 [two] (animal; nonliving thing). [syn: teblong. teblong a ochur ; bduu a teblong. mengur a teblong; teblong el blai. ]

Ngii el teblong.   expression. Both.

teblo el blai   expression. two houses.

 Ak mo er a mesei el mo melai a teblo er a brak. I'm going to the taro garden to get some yellow taro.

Ak mo er a mesei el mo melai a teblo er a brak. I'm going to the taro garden to get two yellow taro.

Ak mo omadel a teblo er a diokang e mengiis a chemutii. I'm going to harvest some tapioca and dig up some sweet potato.

teblo el blai   expression. two houses.

teblo el mak   expression. one dollar.

teblong   see teblo. teblong a ochur ; bduu a teblong. mengur a teblong; teblong el blai.

Eia, ng sebechek longit a teblong er a buuch? Hey, could you spare a couple of betelnuts?

Ak miltik a ngelekel a babiirureomel me ak mildemch a teblong. I found a litter of wild piglets and I was able to catch two of them.

Ngkirek el mo meredm aikel teblong era biskeleng. I need to put together at least two more spears.

Ak milurch a teblong era rulll, kmal ungil beldakl. I speared couple of sting rays, they are good for soup.

tebongel   v.a.s. (hands, dishes, etc.) are to be washed/rinsed.

teboteb₁   n. jagged projectile. teboteb a ouderteboteb; kemim a ngar er ngii a teboteb er ngii; tebtebel.

ouderteboteb   v.s. jagged. ouderteboteb a ngar ngii a teboteb er ngii, kemim a ouderteboteb.

tebtebel   n.poss.3s.

  teboteb₂   teboteb a ta er a bedengel a ngikel; meklou el komud.

tebteball   v.a.s. is to be broken up in small pieces.

tebtebel   n.poss.3s. see teboteb.

tebtib   tebtib a tbetbil a mlo medechel el cherrecherad; tebtib er a kerrekar; tbetbil a brak.

tebudel₁   v.a.s. is to be skinned/scraped.

tebudel₂   n.a.s. tree (whose bark is removed and and made into cord). tebudel a ta er a bedengel a kerrekar. Cf. melabd.

tebukuro   see tebkuro.

tebul   n.poss.3s. see teb. tebul a teb er ngii; bilis a oteb.

tebull₁   n. swelling; earth mound;. tebull a kedidai; omulk; tebull a ngerel; bluks, tebull el otangel.

tebull   v.s. bulging, hanging. tebull a kedidai; omulk; tebull a ngerel; bluks, tebull el otangel.

tebull a medal   v.s. angry-looking.

tebull₂   v.s. bulging, hanging. tebull a kedidai; omulk; tebull a ngerel; bluks, tebull el otangel.

tebull a medal   v.s. angry-looking.

tech   n. meat; flesh; muscles; genitals (esp. female); core; essence; root or tuber (of starchy food). tech a chelsel a chad, charm; techel a babii, techel a malk, techel a ngikel.

techam   n.poss.1pe.

teched   n.poss.1pi.

techek   n.poss.1s.

techel   n.poss.3s.

techel a bilis   expression. squirrelfish.

techel a cheldecheduch   expression. highlight or most important part of the story.

techel a miich   expression. meat of tropical almond; original inhabitants of village.

techel a tekoi   expression. essence or substance of the matter.

techel a uingel   expression. gums (in mouth).

techem   n.poss.2s.

techir   n.poss.3p.

techiu   n.poss.2p.

techa   pro. who; whom. [syn: techang. techang a ker er a diak lodengelii; ngilecha ng techang? techang a ngklel? ]

 Ke milsa a techa er a party? Whom did you see at the party?

 Ng ngar er ngii a kmo ng techa el mle osiik er kau. Someone or other came looking for you.

 Ng techa a ngklem? What's your name?

 Ng techa a sensei er kau? Who is your teacher?

 Tia ng kelel techang? Whose food is this?

 A chelibel a uel a diak kudengei el kmo ng techa a ulemtanget er ngii. The turtle shell, I don't know who was polishing it.

 Ng ko el techa a mellomes a rengul el sebechel el mechur a eabed, e okellakl me ng ruebet a chull? Who is wise enough to count the clouds and tilt them over to pour out the rain?

 Ng techa a chomulsa a delal? Whose mother did you see?

 Ng techa a dilu er kau me ke me er tiang? Who told you to come here?
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techakl   n. clearing in forest.

techall   n. opening; space; room; opportunity; clearing in forest. techall a kedeorech; ungil el belsechel; ungil el temel; techall er a omeruul el ocheraol; techellel el dmu a soal; ungil el techall er a mo er a skuul.

techall er a ureor   expression. opportunity for work.

techellam   n.poss.1pe.

techelled   n.poss.1pi.

techellek   n.poss.1s.

techellel   n.poss.3s. techellel a techall er ngii.

techellel a chull   expression. grass in Laurel family.

techellel a Droteo el mo er a Merikel   expression. Droteo's opportunity to go to America.

techellem   n.poss.2s.

techellir   n.poss.3p.

techelliu   n.poss.2p.

 Ng diak a techellek el soiseb er a bas. I don't have any room to get into the bus.

 Ng dimlak a techellek el omes er a resechelim. I didn't have any opportunity to get together with your friends.

 Me ng soak el nguu tia el techall el lochotii a deuil a rengud. I want to take this opportunity to show our gratitude.

techall er a ureor   expression. opportunity for work.

techam   n.poss.1pe. see tech.

techang   see techa. techang a ker er a diak lodengelii; ngilecha ng techang? techang a ngklel?

 Ng techang a kot el cheroid er a chesimer? Who is the one farthest from the door?

 Tia ng kelel techang? Whose food is this?

 Tirka te rua techang? Who are these people?

 Tirke te rua techang? Who are those people (over there)?
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Techatiei   n. (in Palauan legend) son of Dirrabakerus.

techeball   v.a.s. is to be removed/scraped up/cut out/uprooted. techeball a techibel; kirel el metecheb; nguu a belsiich er a ngot, tochebii a nguu el rokir, nguu er a uchul.

techebekill   v.a.s. is to be dived into. techebekill a sebechel el metechelbakl; diak el sal dmolech; melechelbakl.

techebel₁   techebel a tacheb er ngii; techebel a omelecheb el belsiich.

techebel₂   n.poss.3s. see tacheb.

teched   n.poss.1pi. see tech.

techedel   n.poss.3s. see toched. techedel a toched er ngii el biskang.

techedel a biskang   expression. barbs at back of spearhead.

techedel a meradel   expression. thorn of orange tree.

techedong   n. one stripped off piece. techedong a ochur (1); techedong el kebui; techedong el ngikel.

techei   n. action of changing or replacing; replacement; substitute.

melai a techei   expression. take revenge; get back at.

techemam   n.poss.1pe.

techemiu   n.poss.2p.

techerir   n.poss.3p.

techid   n.poss.1pi.

techik   n.poss.1s.

techil   n.poss.3s. techil a techei er ngii; omtechei, klou el chutem a mle techil a chimo el olekang.

techim   n.poss.2s.

 A blai er a Ngerchemai a kerekikl el milseseb el me er a eou er a rekelebus el melai a techei. The building in Ngerchemai was carefully burned down by the prisoners to take revenge.

techek   n.poss.1s. see tech.

techekill₁   v.a.s. is to be deflected; is to be inserted (and held firmly).

techekill₂   v.a.s. is to be inserted (and held firmly). techekill a kirel el metichekl; ticheklii, melichekl er ngii, ko er a delibuk; ticheklel a chui.

techekl   n. crossbeam in bluu of canoe which holds ulekikt. techekl a klekedall er a bluu er a mlai er a daob.

techel   n.poss.3s. see tech.

 A techel a charm a kirel mo medul er a ngau e mekang el obengkel a diak a omkukel el blauang me a mechuached el dellomel. The meat is to be roasted and eaten with bitter herbs and with bread made without yeast.

 A techel a charm a lebo longa er ngii a rubak. The meat will be eaten by the old man.

Ngilecha a kmal techel a miich. He's a genuine blood member of that family.

Ak milenga a beras me a techel a kerbou me a iasai. I ate rice and beef with vegetables.
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  techel a bilis   expression. squirrelfish.

techel a cheldecheduch   expression. highlight or most important part of the story.

techel a miich   expression. meat of tropical almond; original inhabitants of village.

techel a tekoi   expression. essence or substance of the matter.

techel a uingel   expression. gums (in mouth).

techelbakl   n. diving. techelbakl a tuchelbakl; omelchelbakl; chad er a techelbakl, techelbeklel.

chad er a techelbakl   expression. good diver.

techelbeklel   n.poss.3s. techelbeklel a omelechelbakl er ngii; melechelbakl.

usaker er a techelbakl   expression. loincloth for diving.

techelball   v.a.s. is to be bathed or baptized. techelball a techelubel; kirel el metechong; melechong, tochelbii, techelbel.

techelbeklel   n.poss.3s. see techelbakl. techelbeklel a omelechelbakl er ngii; melechelbakl.

techelbel₁   n.poss.3s. see techolb.

techelbel₂   techelbel a omelcholb er ngii; diak lengai a techelbel a mekngit a bul.

techelchotungl   techelotungel a udoud el mo er a til a mellakl el dil; techel a otngelel.

techelekill   v.a.s. is to be moved or pushed up and away; is to be cleared. techelekill a kirel el metechelokl; kirel el metemotem a oreomel; melechelokl er a kedidai; rullii el mo moded; tucheleklii a chutem; techeleklel.

techeleklel   techeleklel a omelechelokl er ngii; melechelokl.

techellam   n.poss.1pe. see techall.

techelled   n.poss.1pi. see techall.

techellek   n.poss.1s. see techall.

 Ng diak a techellek el soiseb er a bas. I don't have any room to get into the bus.

 Ng dimlak a techellek el omes er a resechelim. I didn't have any opportunity to get together with your friends.

techellel₁   n.poss.3s. see techall. techellel a techall er ngii.

techellel₂   n.poss.3s. see techull. techellel a techull er ngii.

techellel a chull   expression. grass in Laurel family.

techellel a Droteo el mo er a Merikel   expression. Droteo's opportunity to go to America.

techellem   n.poss.2s. see techall.

techellir   n.poss.3p. see techall.

techelliu   n.poss.2p. see techall.

techelubel   see techelball. techelubel a techelball.

techem   n.poss.2s. see tech.

techemam   n.poss.1pe. see techei.

techemekill   v.a.s. is to be stuffed or crammed. techemekill a okekael; kirel el mo mui; metechemakl; mekekii, mekeek, techemekill a kliokl el chutem.

techemeklel   techemeklel a omelechemakl er ngii; melechemakl.

techemiu   n.poss.2p. see techei.

techerakl   n. hook for picking up fish, turtle etc.; place for hanging. techerakl a klekedall el melecherakl; techereklel a bail.

techerakl er a uel   expression. hook for catching turtles.

techereklel   n.poss.3s. techereklel a techerakl er ngii; omelecherakl er ngii.

techereklel a bail   expression. clotheshanger or clotheshook; pole for hanging clothes.

techereklel a olbidel   expression. hook for hanging lamp.

techerakl er a uel   expression. hook for catching turtles.

techerebesul   n. misfortune; unfortunate circumstances.

techerekill   v.a.s. is to be hung on a hook or unloaded with a winch. techerekill a kirel el metecherakl; melecherakl er ngii.

techereklel   n.poss.3s. see techerakl. techereklel a techerakl er ngii; omelecherakl er ngii.

techereklel a bail   expression. clotheshanger or clotheshook; pole for hanging clothes.

techereklel a olbidel   expression. hook for hanging lamp.

techerel   n.poss.3s. see techiir. techerel a techiir er ngii.

techerelbesul   techerelebesul a metacherebesul; betok a ngesonges er ngii techerelbesul er a udoud.

techerir   n.poss.3p. see techei.

techetech   v.s. clumsy. techetech a diak el uldasu; metitur el omekrael a tekoi; melechetech a cheldechedechal.

techetech a rengul   expression. stubborn; obsessed; determined.

techetech a rengul   expression. stubborn; obsessed; determined.

techetechall₁   v.a.s. is to be pounded. techetechall a kirel el metechotech; melechotech er a chemang; omeu er ngii.

techetechall₂   v.a.s. see melechetech.

techetechel   n.poss.3s. see techotech. techetechel a techotech er ngii; omengchel a chemang.

techetechetall   v.a.s. is to be distracted.

techetechull   techetechull a chelisngull; bluks a ngerel; kesib a rengul; techetechull a medal er a ngerang .7.

techetel a klok   expression. hands of clock or watch.

techetuchel   see techetechall. techetuchel a techetechall.

techiall   v.a.s. (anus) is to be wiped. techiall a kirel el metechui; mesuld a but; tuchiur, tuchui, melechui, techiall a btil a ngalek.

techibel   techibel a techeball.

techid   n.poss.1pi. see techei.

techiir   n. handnet with handle; cloth or screen for pressing coconut milk; sheath at base of coconut frond (used for pressing coconut milk). techiir a klekedall el melechiir; techiir er a lius; techiir er a chemang, ticherii; techerel. Cf. melechiir.

mekudem a techerel   v.s. (person who) understands or catches everything.

techerel   n.poss.3s. techerel a techiir er ngii.

Mongiuetokl er a techiir lotobed a osechel a lius. Squeeze the wet cloth with grated coconut in it to squeeze out the coconut milk.

Mdikmesii a techiir. Wet the cloth.

Mnguu a techiir e mlecha a lius er ngii Put some crated coconut in the piece of cloth.

techik   n.poss.1s. see techei.

techil   n.poss.3s. see techei. techil a techei er ngii; omtechei, klou el chutem a mle techil a chimo el olekang.

techim   n.poss.2s. see techei.

techir   n.poss.3p. see tech.

techiu   n.poss.2p. see tech.

Techobei   n. Tobi island. Techobei a chimo er a iungs er a Belau; beluu er a dimes.

rechitechobei   n.pl. inhabitants of Tobi island.

techolb   n. ritual for discouraging evil spirits (often involving use of water for purification). techolb a melecholb; tochelbii er a ralm; techelbel; techolbchelid.

techelbel   n.poss.3s.

techolb chelid   expression. Baptism.

techolb chelid   expression. Baptism.

techolbchelid   techolbchelid a techolb el osisebel a chad er a klekristiano; chad a kristiano a le nguu a techolbchelid.

techotech   n. claw (of crab); hand (of clock). techotech a omengchel a rekung me a chemang; techetechel.

techetechel   n.poss.3s. techetechel a techotech er ngii; omengchel a chemang.

techou   n. small handnet used to scoop up fish. techou a klekedall el mengisb a ngar el ngikel.

techuiarmengeung   n. see mengeung. techiaremengeung a kall el ues el kmeldiil; kelir a remengeung.

techukill   techukill a metucheklel a rael; touchakl er a techukill.

techull₁   v.a.s. is to be carried on the head. techull a kirel el metuchel; kukau a techull er a mesei; tuchelii a kall; tmuchel, meluchel, techelel.

techull₂   n. belt (worn after delivering baby). techull a btek; olekesongel; techellel a omechell; mtechulii.

outechull   v.i. wear belt (after delivering baby); have a birthmark around the waist. outechull a ngar ngii a techellel, ultechull er a techull; btekel.

techellel   n.poss.3s. techellel a techull er ngii.

tedbard   n. measure equal to width of person's foot. tedbard a olkael; ta el chereuel a ouach a tedbard. Cf. melbard.

ta el oach me a tedbard   expression. one foot length plus the width of the other foot.

tedbechel   tedbechel a tedobech er ngii.

tede   num. 3 [three] (human). [syn: tedei. tedei a ochur , tedei el ekebil; tedei el rubak, tedei el buik.]

tede el buik   expression. three boys.

 A ruchedak a tedei. I have three opposite sex siblings.

tede el buik   expression. three boys.

tedeb   v.s. short. tedeb a di kedeb; di mle tedeb el delengchokl e ng merael. Cf. kedeb.

tedeb el taem   expression. a short while.

tedeb el taem   expression. a short while.

tedebecham   n.poss.1pe. see tedobech.

tedebeched   n.poss.1pi. see tedobech.

tedebechek   n.poss.1s. see tedobech.

tedebechel   n.poss.3s. half (of something); (male or female) genitals.

tedebechem   n.poss.2s. see tedobech.

tedebechir   n.poss.3p. see tedobech.

tedebechiu   n.poss.2p. see tedobech.

tedei   see tede. tedei a ochur , tedei el ekebil; tedei el rubak, tedei el buik.

 A ruchedak a tedei. I have three opposite sex siblings.

A ruchedak a tedei. I have three opposite sex siblings.

tedelach   n. persons having same mother. Re chad el osisiu a derrir.

tedlach   tedlach a tang; chimong; ta el diil; ngeleketedlach a ngalektang.

tedobech₁   n. (one) half;. tedobech a bita er a cherrungel; tedobech el bobai; tedebechel a ngikel; kekebelung el chad a tedobech.

eredobech   n. two halves. eredobech a eru el bliongel, en el delobech; eredobech el cheldebechel a mle mengesiau.

tedebecham   n.poss.1pe.

tedebeched   n.poss.1pi.

tedebechek   n.poss.1s.

tedebechel   n.poss.3s. half (of something); (male or female) genitals.

tedebechem   n.poss.2s.

tedebechir   n.poss.3p.

tedebechiu   n.poss.2p.

tedobech   v.s. half-filled; crazy; irrational. tedobech a bita er a cherrungel; tedobech el bobai; tedebechel a ngikel; kekebelung el chad a tedobech.

tetedobech   v.s.redup. half crazy; somewhat irrational.

tedobech₂   v.s. half-filled; crazy; irrational. tedobech a bita er a cherrungel; tedobech el bobai; tedebechel a ngikel; kekebelung el chad a tedobech.

tedobech a bdelul   crazy.

teib   n. (Eng.) tape.

outeib   v.t. make or have tape recording of (not to make a tape, but to own a tape).

teim   num. 5 [five] (human). teim a ochur (5); teim el tolochoi; teim el buik, teim el ekebil, teim el mechas.

teim el chad   expression. five people.

teim el chad   expression. five people.

tekangel   v.s. obstinate; persistent; persevering. tekangel a mesisiich; meduch a rengul; tekangel er a urreor, tekangel el ngalek, outekangel, telekengelel. Cf. mengaititekangel.

tekau   tekau a klalo el melekau; tekaukleald a melekau a kleald; tekul a kleald.

tekaukleald   n. ceiling. tekaukleald a melekau, orreked a kleald er a bab er a blai.

tekeiungel   Chad el mo blil a tekoi el kora otuball.

tekeok   v.s. proud of oneself; self-congratulatory. tekeok a telekeok; dechor el ulecholt.

telkeok   v.s. exposed; in the open; sitting, etc. above others.

tekerengam   n.poss.1pe. see tekerengel.

tekerenged   n.poss.1pi. see tekerengel.

tekerengek   n.poss.1s. see tekerengel.

tekerengel   n.poss.3s. his/her/its shield; guard. tekerengel a melenget; tekerengel a kleald; tekaukleald.

tekerengam   n.poss.1pe.

tekerenged   n.poss.1pi.

tekerengek   n.poss.1s.

tekerengel er a chull   expression. protective shield against rain.

tekerengel er a kleald   expression. protective shield against heat.

tekerengel er a mekemad   expression. (war) shield.

tekerengem   n.poss.2s.

tekerengir   n.poss.3p.

tekerengiu   n.poss.2p.

tekerengel er a chull   expression. protective shield against rain.

tekerengel er a kleald   expression. protective shield against heat.

tekerengel er a mekemad   expression. (war) shield.

tekerengem   n.poss.2s. see tekerengel.

tekerengir   n.poss.3p. see tekerengel.

tekerengiu   n.poss.2p. see tekerengel.

teketak   v.s.redup. prone to masturbation. teketak a melak; meleketak.

teketekel   teketekel a omeleketek er ngii, meleketek.

teketokel   v.a.s. is to be constructed, assembled or put together. teketokel a kirel el meteketek meleketek er ngii; teketokel a kall; toketekii a blai; teketekel.

Tekilmelab   n. legendary messengers of the gods (seven in number).

tekingall   v.a.s. needs to be talked to; (topic) is to be broached or talked about.

tekingam   n.poss.1pe. see tekoi.

tekinged   n.poss.1pi. see tekoi.

tekingek   n.poss.1s. see tekoi.

tekingel   n.poss.3s. see tekoi. tekingel a tekoi el ngii a outekoi; tekingel a merreder.

 A delak me a reta er ngak a tirke el chad el orrenges a tekingel a Dios e oltirakl. My mother and brothers are those who hear the word of God and obey it.

 A tekingel a Rubak a mlo er a Jeremia er se er a dirk lechelsimer er a mekesekesir a remengkar. The words of the Lord came to Jeremiah while he was still imprisoned in the palace courtyard.

 Ng mla kma a tekingel. She ate her words (i.e., she went ahead and did something she said she would never do).

 Ak mla mo mui er a tekingel. I've had enough of his words, advice or criticism.
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tekingem   n.poss.2s. see tekoi.

 Motobedii a tekingem me bo lemokoad. Issue a decree that they are to be put to death.

 Ng kmal mekngit a tekingem. You're very unkind or inconsiderate.

 Ng kmal ungil a tekingem. You're very kind or helpful.

 Ngara a chimi er a ailecha el tekingem? What do you mean by that?
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tekingir   n.poss.3p. see tekoi.

tekingiu   n.poss.2p. see tekoi.

tekiul   tekiul a tekuall; melaku a uasech; tokuii a odoim el babii; tekuel a klengoes.

tekiungel   v.a.s. needs to be talked to; (person) is being talked about (because of bad behavior, etc.). tekiungel a kirel el mo er ngii a tekoi; soadel er a beluu, tekiungel er a beluu er a omengubs.el sers.

 A Toki a mla mo tekiungel er a beluu. Toki's gotten quite a reputation in the village.

tekmel   tekmel a omelikm er ngii; omekeek er ngii; tikmii a ngerel er a kall.

tekoi   n. word; speech; language; action; deed; matter; custom; advice (given verbally); issue; case; event. tekoi a cheldecheduch; tekoi el lolekoi a rechad; omelekoi, tekingel. Cf. metetekoi.

melai a tekoi   expression. bring or convey news, ideas, opinions of; take advice of.

tekingam   n.poss.1pe.

tekinged   n.poss.1pi.

tekingek   n.poss.1s.

tekingel   n.poss.3s. tekingel a tekoi el ngii a outekoi; tekingel a merreder.

tekingem   n.poss.2s.

tekingir   n.poss.3p.

tekingiu   n.poss.2p.

tekoi el beluu   expression. decision of the community.

tekoi er a beluu   expression. matters of community interest.

tekoi er a blai   expression. private matters.

tekoi er a daob   expression. special words spoken to calm the sea.

tekoi er a ngor   expression. fib; spoken language.

tekoi er a rael   expression. non-private matters; public knowledge.

tekoi er a renguk   expression. what I believe or think to be true.

tekoi er a resechal   expression. (typical) men's behavior.

 Ng beot a tekingel. He's easy-going.

 Ng kmal mekngit a tekingem. You're very unkind or inconsiderate.

 Ng kmal ungil a tekingem. You're very kind or helpful.

 Ng merekos a tekingel. He talks pleasantly (but he really doesn't mean it).

 Ng meringel a tekingel. He's strict.

 A Droteo a diak lsal medengei a tekoi er a Siabal. Droteo doesn't really know Japanese.

 A kot el blil a ureor el omerek er a tekoi el chelid er tia el beluu. the first house of work to spread God's word in this country

 A Toki a mle medenge a tekoi er a Siabal. Toki used to know Japanese.

 Me motebedii a tekoi me lemeterob tirke el chad el meleketek er a beluu. Therefore you are to issue orders that those men are to stop rebuilding the city.
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tekoi el beluu   expression. decision of the community.

tekoi el buai   n. decision of the general public.

tekoi el chei   see tekoi er a chei.

tekoi el chelid   expression. supernatural event.

tekoi el dil   expression. woman's work or affaires.

tekoi el saik   expression. something done out of laziness.

tekoi el sechal   expression. man's work/affairs.

tekoi er a bekall   expression. special words spoken to ensure succes in sailing.

tekoi er a Belau   expression. Palauan language.

tekoi er a beluu   expression. matters of community interest.

tekoi er a blai   expression. private matters.

tekoi er a buai   expression. matters of (general) community interest.

tekoi er a chei   expression. words of criticism for poor fishing ability.

tekoi er a chelid   expression. religious or spiritual matters.

tekoi er a chereomel   expression. special words spoken to ensure succesful passage through forest; vulgar words.

tekoi er a cheroll   expression. ancient chant sung to facilitate delivery of a baby.

tekoi er a daob   expression. special words spoken to calm the sea.

tekoi er a desachel   expression. special words spoken to insure success in building a canoe.

tekoi er a kelulau   expression. secret language used for discussing confidential matters.

tekoi er a kereel   expression. special words spoken to ensure succes in line fishing.

tekoi er a klechad   expression. earthly or material things.

tekoi er a Merikel   expression. English (language).

tekoi er a ngor   expression. fib; spoken language.

tekoi er a Oles   n. Tagalog.

tekoi er a rael   expression. non-private matters; public knowledge.

tekoi er a renguk   expression. what I believe or think to be true.

tekoi er a resechal   expression. (typical) men's behavior.

tekoi er a sechal   expression. male behavior/characteristics.

tekoi er a Siabal   expression. Japanese (language).

tekoi er a Sina   expression. Chinese language.

tekoi er a skuul   expression. school or academic matters.

tekoi er a uldesuek   expression. what I believe or think to be true.

tekokou   v.s. messy (hair).

  tekrar   n. sailfish (istrophoridae istrophorus macropterus). tekrar a ta er a bedengel a ngikel.

tekuall   v.a.s. is to be carried in cupped hands. tekuall a kirel el metaku; tekiul; melaku, tmaku a uasech; tokuar a sub, tekuel.

tekuel   tekuel a omelaku er ngii; melaku; melai.

  tekuu   n. yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares). tekuu a ta er a bedengel a ngikel.

telab₁   v.r.s. (ear, nose) pierced for ring etc.

telab₂   telab a dellomel el chilt; omechell a mengilt a telab.

telabd   v.r.s. see melabd. telabd a telebudel; mla metabd; nglai budel; telabd el malk.

telabek   v.r.s. telebakel. telabek a mla metabek; telebakel, bail a telabek; tebekel.

telacheb   v.r.s. wounded/pricked with spine of fish. telacheb a mla metacheb; telacheb er a ngikel.

telaech   n. type of sardine. telaech a ta er a bedengel a mekebud.

telael   num. 1000 [one thousand] (unit of time; human; animal; nonliving thing). telael a ochur 1,000; ta el telael el chad.

ede el telael   expression. three thousand.

eru el telael   expression. two thousand.

ta el telael   expression. one thousand.

telaiu   v.r.s. rubbed; smoothed over; petted. telaiu a mla metaiu; mla toiuii a bdelul; mla tmaiu a bedengel, melaiu er ngii; tiuel a smecher.

telamet   v.r.s. straightened out. telamet a mla metamet; telematel, tometii a rengul; tuamet a chebirukel; temetel a reng.

telamk   v.r.s. (beard; bristles; etc.) shaved; (broom) made out of stripped coconut ribs. telamk a mla metamk; telemikel; tuamk a chesemel; tomkii a bdelul; temkel.

telang   pro. how many; how much; to what degree? telang a keril a ildois; tela rekim? tela ududem? mla mo telang?

 Ng mle tela a teng er a Toki? What was Toki's grade?

 Ng tela el klok er a elechang? What time is it now?

 Te tela a resechelim? How many friends do you have?

telaod   v.r.s. (sardines) caught between prongs of spear; (fish) speared; (lice) combed out; (legs) placed astraddle. telaod a mla metaod; tmodii a kelel; tmaod a meas; telaod a rengul a betok a uldesuel; todel.

telark   v.r.s. scratched (up).

telat   v.r.s. torn; shredded. telat a selodel; mla metat; totengii a bilel; tmat a babier, tetengel a bilel.

telau₁   n. earring. telau a besichel a ding; outelau a bung; telul el bung.

telmam   n.poss.1pe.

telmiu   n.poss.2p.

telrir   n.poss.3p.

telud   n.poss.1pi.

teluk   n.poss.1s.

telul   n.poss.3s. telul a telau er ngii el ekebil.

telum   n.poss.2s.

telau₂   v.r.s. heated/cooked lightly; heated so as to become bendable; rubbed; massaged. telau a mla metau; melau a cheled tmau a such; teul er a mekeald.

telbail   n. one cigarette (orig. hand rolled in newspaper). telbail a ochur; ta el blail el dekool; ng diak a telbail?

 Ng diak a telbail? Don't you have any cigarettes?

telbakes   n. one step. telbakes a ochur; ta el bakes; ta el omakes, nguu a telbakes e mo dechor e mengedecheduch.

telbakl   telbakl a rakd; secherel a omelasech er a blai me a mlai. Rakt era omelasech.

telbal   v.r.s. (food) has magic spell cast on it.

telbecham   n.poss.1pe. see telubech.

telbeched   n.poss.1pi. see telubech.

telbechek   n.poss.1s. see telubech.

telbechel   n.poss.3s. see telubech.

telbechem   n.poss.2s. see telubech.

telbechiil   n. one marriage. telbechiil a bechiil.

telbechir   n.poss.3p. see telubech.

telbechiu   n.poss.2p. see telubech.

telbechobech   n. one row. telbechobech a ta el blechobech; rekebil me a rebuik a telbechobech el merael; blechebechel.

telbechos   n. one thumb's length. telbechos a olkael; kllemengetel a bechos er a chim.

telbedbelel   Telbiil, telbilel.

telbedebodes   telbedebodes a kmeed el osisiu a mekllungir me a rekrir el chad. Kmeed el osisiu a meklungir el chad; imong lisir.

telberechel   v.r.s. having acted tough. teleberechel a mekekeam; odikel; merechereched e klou a ngerel; teleberechelel.

telberechelel   teleberechelel a teleberechel er ngii.

telberober   n. one hand's length. telberober a olkael; meluk el oba berober er a chim; ta el berober a kllemengetel.

telbesebasech   telbesebasech a rengalek er a osisiu me a lechub e ng kaiukeed el rak; te telecheroll.

telbesungel   n. unit of measure equal to length of middle section of index finger.

telbiil₁   see telib.

telbiil₂   n.r.s. oath; promise; plan; decision. telib a rruul; mla metib; llach a telib er a Olbiil Er a Kelulau; tibir a omenged, tuib a urreor, melib, tbil a urrereel a ungil el buai.

oltaut er a telbilel   expression. keep one's promise.

telbilel   n.poss.3s. telbilel a telbiil er ngii.

telbilel   n.poss.3s. see telbiil. telbilel a telbiil er ngii.

telbochel   see telubech.

telboech   v.r.s. touched or cooked lightly. telboech a mla metboech; tibechii a sechelil; melboech er ngii.

telboid   v.r.s. (lantern etc.) turned on. telboid a mla metboid; dengki a telboid, tibidii a boes, tiboid a bosir, melboid; tbidel.

telbongel   see tellib. telbongel a kirel el metelib; mengatech, tolbengii, tolib a belatong, telbengel.

telbotb   v.r.s. (long object) divided or split into small pieces, strips. telbotb a mla metbotb; tibetbii a olukl, melbotb a besebes; tibotb, tbetbel.

telbuut₁   telbuut a ta el bluotel; betok el dmak el dellomel; telbuut el deb telbuut el diokang.

telbuut₂   telbuut a ta el bluut; bluotel; betok e uldakl; telbuut el deb; telbuut el bambuu.

telcherakl   v.s. see melcherakl.

telebakel   v.r.s. patched; (fine) paid. telebakel a telabek.

telebal   telebal a mla metebal; telemall er a olai me a tebal; telebal me ng smecher tobelengii, tebelengel.

telebek   telebek a mad el blekeu; mad el klsiberreng; kesib a rengul a mla tobek a medal e oungeroel.

telebenged   v.r.s. (female) having had sexual intercourse from rear.

teleber₁   n. hatchet. teleber a oles er a klakoad er a irechar.

teleber₂   teleber a delebokl; mla meteber; toberur a bung, tober a dellomel; teberul a bung.

teleberall   v.r.s. (eyebrows) raised. teleberall a telebek; mla meteberall a medal; toberall; teberellel.

telebiall   v.r.s. gestured to with raised eyebrows. telebiall a toberall; mla metebiall; tobiall a medal; menglou a medal.

telebii   v.s. (nose) raised or having open or flared nostrils.

telebiob   v.s. exposed; uncovered. telebiob a di chemolt; diak el blail; diak el delekedek; di blechetoel.

telebtabd   v.r.s.redup. scraped or skinned all over. telebdabd a mla metebdabd; nglai a budel; tobdii, tuabd a budel a malk; tebdel.

telebtebui   v.s. prone to lying. [syn: telebui]

telebtib   v.r.s. broken up into small pieces. telebtib a mla metebtib; tibtib a kall; meruul el mo mekekerei; melebtib, tebtib, tbetbil.

telebtub   v.r.s.redup. covered with spit (in several places). telebtub a mla metebtub; betok el telub; tubar a tuangel, tuub a smengt; melelebtub.

telebudel₁   v.r.s. skinned; scraped.

  telebudel₂   n.r.s. blowfish (must be skinned before cooking). telebudel a ta er a bedengel a ngikel.

telebui   see telebtebui.

telechakl   v.r.s. suspected; accused; under suspicion.

telechat   n. one puff of smoke (when smoking cigarette; etc.). telechat a ochur; ta lomeloko el dekool; ongellii a urreor e nguu a telechat.

 Mnguu a telechat. Have a drag (smoke).

telecheb₁   v.r.s. removed; scraped up; cut out; uprooted. telecheb a nglai el cheroid; mla metecheb a belsiich; tuecheb a chetermall; tochebii a debsel a lius.

telecheb₂   telecheb a mla metecheb; mla tmuu er ngii a ralm; ulaol a telecheb er a ralm;mla soiseb a ralmchull.

telechelbakl   v.r.s. dived into. telechelbakl a mla metechelbakl; te mla melechelbakl er ngii; Ngeremechiuch a techelbeklel.

telechellel   n.poss.3s. see telechull.

telechelokl₁   v.r.s. moved or push up and away; cleared; blown up by wind. telechelokl a blkais; mla metechelokl, mla metukouk; tucheleklii a chutem; tuchelokl a chesimer; techeleklel.

telechelokl₂   n.r.s. clearing in forest. telechelokl a blkais; mla metechelokl, mla metukouk; tucheleklii a chutem; tuchelokl a chesimer; techeleklel.

telechelubel   see telecholb. telechelubel a telecholb; mla metecholb;mia melecholb; tochelbii a smecher, tocholb a mederir, techelbel.

telechem₁   n. one piece of wrapped fish;. telechem a ta el ulechem; telechem el ngikel.

telechem₂   telechem a toklechad el uldak e di mechitechut; "ko er a mekebud el talsuk e di telechem".

telechemakl   v.r.s. stuffed; crammed. telechemakl a mla metechemakl; mla mo mui; tuchemakl a ngerel er a kall; tuchemeklii a butiliang er a chutem; techemeklel.

 Ng telechemakl a ochil er a chutem. His feet are covered with dirt.

telecherakl   v.r.s. hooked; hung. telecherakl a ngar er a techerakl; tuchereklii a bilel, tucherakl, techereklel.

telecherakl a rengul   expression. stubborn; obsessed; determined.

telecheroll   n. one generation. telecheroll a generation ; ngeltengat a rechedal tia el telecheroll el Merikel a mlo oba Belau me ng mleakl.

telechetech₁   v.r.s. distracted. telechetech a delibech el rael er a ikrel a beluu, oreomel a outelechetech.

telechetech₂   n.r.s. shortcut in back of house. telechetech a delibech el rael er a ikrel a beluu, oreomel a outelechetech.

telechib   v.s. (task, matter, conversation etc) short or brief. telechib a ditang; di telkib; ng di telechib el tekoi e ng mo kesib a rengum!

telechid   n. breadth of one finger. telechid a olkael; teluong el cheldingel, telechid er a chimal a delebes.

telechiir   v.r.s. caught with a handnet. telechiir a nglai; mla metechiir; mla obed; ticherii a iedel, tichiir a meradel, techerel.

telechimkomk₁   n. breadth of hand (used as measure).

telechimkomk₂   telechimkomk a olkael; olab a euang el cheldingel er a chim el meluk; tang el chelimkomk.

telecholb   v.r.s. bathed, baptized. telecholb a telechelubel.

telechotech   v.r.s. pounded. telechotech a mla metechotech; tuchetechii a chemang, tuchotech a suld; techetechel.

telechui   v.r.s. (anus) wiped. telechui a seluld; mla metechui a btil a ngalek, tuchui, melechui, techiul.

telechull   n.r.s. basket/bundle (of goods); goods exchanged as favor or obligation. Cf. meluchel.

telechellel   n.poss.3s.

telekangel   n.r.s. perserverance. telekangel a outekangel; mesisiich a rengul el melemolem; kilungii a rengul; outekangel el rokir a skulel.

telekengelam   n.poss.1pe.

telekengeled   n.poss.1pi.

telekengelek   n.poss.1s.

telekengelel   n.poss.3s. obstinance; persistance. telekengelel a telekangel er ngii.

telekengelem   n.poss.2s.

telekengelir   n.poss.3p.

telekengeliu   n.poss.2p.

 A telekangel a dilu me ng beluu a Ngersuul. Perseverance is the reason why Ngersuul still exists as a village (because in old times the inhabitants of Ngersuul continually survived attacks by raiding parties from Koror).

telekengelam   n.poss.1pe. see telekangel.

telekengeled   n.poss.1pi. see telekangel.

telekengelek   n.poss.1s. see telekangel.

telekengelel   n.poss.3s. obstinance; persistance. telekengelel a telekangel er ngii. Cf. tekangel.

telekengelem   n.poss.2s. see telekangel.

telekengelir   n.poss.3p. see telekangel.

telekengeliu   n.poss.2p. see telekangel.

telekeok   telekeok a dechor el ulecholt; telekeok er a delongelir a rechad.

teleketak   v.r.s. masturbated; circumcised. teleketak a mla meteketak; teketak.

teleketek   v.r.s. constructed; assembled; put together. teleketek a teleketokel; mla meteketek; teleketek a blil; blil a chachisois. toketek a kall, teketekel.

teleketokel   v.r.s. constructed; assembled. teleketokel a teleketek.

telekill   v.a.s. (cord etc.) is to be knotted to record date.

telekoel   n.a.s. penis. telekoel a kirs el melak.

telekokou   telekokou a tekokou; telekokou a bdelul; sulkolk a chiul.

telektuk   v.r.s.redup. chopped into small pieces. telektuk a mla metektuk; medebedobech, medebedebes, betok el teluk; tkul a bambuu.

telekuau₁   v.r.s. carried in cupped hands;. telekuau a kall el diak el delekedek; melekuau a betok el kall a mengeberochel.

telekuau₂   n.r.s. food, garbage, water etc. left aside (in container); food left around without storage place. telekuau a kall el diak el delekedek; melekuau a betok el kall a mengeberochel.

telellib   see tellib. telellib a nglatech; mla metelib; tolib a chimal; tolbengii a belatong; mellib, telbengel.

telelluk   n. open area of water on land. telelluk a delelualu el ralm el diak el omaoch; telelluk el ralm a kikiongel.

telelmellel   telmellel a ngii a tilemellii.

telemall   v.r.s. broken; out of order; (relationship) strained. telemall a telerruud; mla metemall; tomall a klalo; melemall, temellel.

 A beab a milsa a medal a sechelil el telemall. The mouse saw his friend's injured face.

 A Remeliik a mocha meleel er tia el telemall el sersel a blil a Sulial. Remeliik began nailing up Sulial's broken pigpen.

 A ngelekir a kangkeister er tilecha el telemall. Their child is involved in that crime.

 Ak melechet er a chimak el telemall. I'm bandaging up my injured hand.
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telemall a ulaol   expression. relationship between two families or clans strained or broken.

telematel   see telamet. telematel a telamet.

telematel a rengul   expression. pleased; happy.

telemellam   n.poss.1pe. see tellemall.

telemelled   n.poss.1pi. see tellemall.

telemellek   n.poss.1s. see tellemall.

telemellel   n.poss.3s. see tellemall. telemellel a ngii a tilemall.

telemellem   n.poss.2s. see tellemall.

telemellir   n.poss.3p. see tellemall.

telemelliu   n.poss.2p. see tellemall.

telemetamel₁   v.r.s. (trees; land; etc.) cleared. telemetamel a telemotem; mededaes, mla metemotem; tometemii a rael; tomotem a oreomel, temetemel.

telemetamel₂   n.r.s. cleared land.

telemetemelel   n.poss.3s. telemetemelel a ngii a mellemotem er ngii.

telemetemelel   n.poss.3s. see telemetamel. telemetemelel a ngii a mellemotem er ngii.

telemikel   v.r.s. (beard, bristles etc.) shaved; (broom) made out of stripped coconut ribs. telemikel a telamk.

telemotem   v.r.s. (trees, land etc.) cleared. telemotem a oreomel el meukel a kerrekar er ngii me ng mededaes.

telemtam   v.r.s. chewed. telemtam a mla metemtam; tomtemur a odoim; tomtam a kelel; melemtam, temtemul a kall.

telemtamk   v.r.s.redup. shaved in places; (animal's fur) fallen out in places.  telemtamk a telamk, mla remiid a mera el bedengel; mla metemtamk; mla ngmill a chiul, telamk a chesbereberel.

telemtemul   n.poss.3s. taste; flavor. telemtemul a telemtam er ngii; ungil a telemtemul a kall.

 Ng ua ngara a telemtemul a kall? What does the food taste like?/How is the food?

telengdelokl   telengdelokl a bebil er a rechad; di terung a ourreor e a telengdelokl a kesamborrau.

telenget₁   v.r.s. made sacrifice to.

telenget₂   v.r.s. hindered; obstructed. telenget a chelsimer; mla metenget; tongetengii a rael; tonget a metetoech; melenget, tengetengel.

telengetongel₁   see telenget. telengetongel a telenget.

telengetongel₂   see telenget.

telengling   see ngling. telengling a dmak el merael; ngling el cheldebechel.

  telengtungd₁   n. wild tamarind; lead tree;. telengtungd a ta er a bedengel a kerrekar.

telengtungd   v.s. woven with small weave. telengtungd a ta er a bedengel a kerrekar.

telengtungd₂   v.s. woven with small weave. telengtungd a ta er a bedengel a kerrekar.

Telenguulau   n. legendary inhabitant of Imeliik who accompanied Orachel and his mother on a trip to Ngeaur.

teleot   v.r.s. see meleot. teleot a mla meteot; toetii, toeot a kerrekar, meleot a deel, teteel a deel.

telerrakl   see terrakl. telerrakl a berriid; mla meterakl; mechut el blai a telerrakl; torakl a babier, tereklel.

telerrob   v.r.s. turned face or top down; stopped. telerrob a omosech; mla meterob; torebengii a klechedaol, torob a kles; merrob a urreor, terebengel.

telerruud   v.r.s. broken or torn or smashed down; scattered. telerruud a telerrakl.

teletael   n. manner; style; form; method; approach (to something); action; behavior; event; appearance; circumstances; situation. teletael a blekeradel; ulekdubs el omeruul; teletael er a delengchokl a mla mengodech, teletelel.

teletelam   n.poss.1pe.

teleteled   n.poss.1pi.

teletelek   n.poss.1s.

teletelel   n.poss.3s. teletelel a teletael er ngii.

teletelel a eanged   expression. weather conditions; climate.

teletelem   n.poss.2s.

teletelir   n.poss.3p.

teleteliu   n.poss.2p.

teletat   v.r.s.redup. torn in many places; in shreds. teletat a betok el telat; selodel, totengii, tmat a bail, teletat a bilel; tetengel.

teletech   n. one throw.

teletelam   n.poss.1pe. see teletael.

teleteled   n.poss.1pi. see teletael.

teletelek   n.poss.1s. see teletael.

teletelel   n.poss.3s. see teletael. teletelel a teletael er ngii.

 Se el ungil el teletelel a se el mosaod a klemerang. The good way is for you to explain the truth.

Ng ua ngara a teletelel a iedel? What's the shape and texture of mangoes?

teletelel a eanged   expression. weather conditions; climate.

teletelem   n.poss.2s. see teletael.

teletelir   n.poss.3p. see teletael.

teleteliu   n.poss.2p. see teletael.

teleteu   v.r.s.redup. opened rather wide; unfinished. teleteu a teleu, diak el rrekui; blai a teleteu a urrereel; cheldecheduch a teleteu e mengiil a rechad; diak el ulsiu el chesimer a teleteu.

teletoech el mad   expression. disrespect; insolence.

teleu   v.r.s. widened; opened wide; (legs) spread; unfinished. teleu a blok; teleu a chesimer; tmengii a ngerel, diak el blutek; tengel.

teleuechel dui   Telechull ra duil el Rubak.

teleuidel₁   see teliud.

teleuidel₂   see teliud.

teleuidel a chural   expression. have a forked tongue; say one thing on one occasion and something else the next.

teleuirech   teleuirech a mla meteuirech; klou el blok, delul el bakelungal a teleuirech; rekebil a teleuirech er a derouakl.

teleuul   teleuul a telau.

telia el sils   expression. late afternoon (when reference made during the morning hours).

teliakl₁   n.r.s. knotted cord used as calendar. teliakl a mla metiakl, mla medibuk; tiiklii a kerreel; tiakl a cheul, meliakl; tiiklel. Ta el kereel el dolibuk er ngii; a ikei el delibkolel a teliakl. Cf. tiakl.

teliakl₂   v.r.s. (cord, etc.) knotted to record date.

teliang   n. other end (of house; village; etc.); location on the other side or over there. teliang a tedobech er ngii; cheldeng a telia er a blai, teliang el mekesokes; telia el beluu.

telia el sils   expression. late afternoon (when reference made during the morning hours).

telib₁   v.r.s. planned; arranged; decided on; determined. telbiil a ultebechel; mla metib; tibir a urreor; tuib a omenged, melib a tekoi.

telib₂   n. preserved breadfruit (soaked in sea water);. telib a kall; meduu el medechel er a chelsel a chelechol el meketeket telib a kerreomel el kall; melib a meduu.

 Te menga a telib. They're from Beliliou (where preserved breadfruit is eaten)

telichekl   v.r.s. inserted (and held firmly); (food) stuck between teeth. telichekl a mla metichekl; ticheklii a oles, tichekl a bung er a bderrir; ticheklel.

telid   n.poss.1pi. see telil.

teliil   v.s. always short of breath; easily getting out breath.

teliiud   teliiud a ta el iliiud; teliiud el tuu.

telik₁   n.poss.1s. see telil.

telik₂   v.r.s. struck with the fist. telik a mla metik; tikir a kboub, tmik, melik, tkil a kboub.

telik₃   n.r.s. bruise from being struck; black and blue mark. telik a mla metik; tikir a kboub, tmik, melik, tkil a kboub.

telik₄   telik a blelekl; marek el ongraol el muut el mengiokl; telik el belsiich.

telikak   v.r.s. (legs) spread apart.

telikm   v.r.s. (mouth) stuffed. telikm a mui; ulekeek, mla metikm; tikmii a ngerel er a kall; tuikm a ngerir; melikm, tekmel.

teliko   v.r.s. held in palm of hand. teliko a kluoku; mla metiko; tikouii a ngelekel; tmiko a kles, meliko a babier; tekouel a ngalek.

telil   n.poss.3s. breath. telil a eolt el tmuu e tuobed el okil a isngel me a ngerel a chad me a charm; ngar el chad a outeliil; ulekoad a diak a telil. Cf. outeliil.

kedeb a telil   expression. short-winded.

kemanget a telil   expression. capable of holding one's breath (e.g. under water) for a long time.

mengoit a telil   expression. give one's last breath; die; expire.

telid   n.poss.1pi.

telik   n.poss.1s.

telil a beluu   expression. village leaders.

telil a chim   expression. pulse.

telim   n.poss.2s.

telmam   n.poss.1pe.

telmiu   n.poss.2p.

telrir   n.poss.3p.

 Ng di mochu e me a telil. He's breathing heavily or gasping for breath (from exhaustion).

telil a beluu   expression. village leaders.

telil a chim   expression. pulse.

telilab   n. vertical cords in sail of canoe. telilab a klekedall er a mlai er a daob.

telilech   v.r.s. thrown down; smashed open. telilech a beldechakl; mla metilechd tmilech a ochil el kesib a rengul; tilechii a sechelil; melilech, telechel; blengkangk er a ulaol.

  teliluich   n.r.s. phosphorescent mushroom. teliluich a dingal a obechad el meluich; bereked er a kerrekar e kmard a le klebesei.

telim   n.poss.2s. see telil.

telingaol   n. lying; lie. telingaol a cheleblad; blulak, metingolii a sechelil; outingaol, telingolel.

beketingaol   v.s. prone to lying.

telingolam   n.poss.1pe.

telingoled   n.poss.1pi.

telingolek   n.poss.1s.

telingolel   n.poss.3s. telingolel a telingaol er ngii; outingaol, chelbeldil.

telingolem   n.poss.2s.

telingolir   n.poss.3p.

telingoliu   n.poss.2p.

tingaol   v.s. always lying; notorious for lying; mendacious. tingaol a outingaol; omulak; tingaol el dil a outingaol er a sechal e melai a soal; telingolel; mengeblad.

telinget   v.r.s. plugged (at one end). telinget a telenget; mla metinget; melinget a butiliang, tminget a dingal; tngetel; delangeb.

telingolam   n.poss.1pe. see telingaol.

telingoled   n.poss.1pi. see telingaol.

telingolek   n.poss.1s. see telingaol.

telingolel   n.poss.3s. see telingaol. telingolel a telingaol er ngii; outingaol, chelbeldil.

telingolem   n.poss.2s. see telingaol.

telingolir   n.poss.3p. see telingaol.

telingoliu   n.poss.2p. see telingaol.

telirem   v.r.s. hit against; (pot, dish etc.) chipped. telirem a telkib el telemall; telkib el mekngit; tiremii a medal; teremel a reng.

telirem a rengul   expression. feelings hurt.

telisechem   telisechem a olkael; tang el ilsechem; sebechel a chim el isechemii a teisechem.

telit   v.r.s. pierced (open). telit a blsibs; mla metit; titir a ilumel; tmit a mengur; melit, titil a ilumel.

telitai   v.r.s. rolled. telitai a mla metitai; titiur a lius, toitai a bduu; melitai er a bdungel; titiul.

telitech   v.r.s. wedged. telitech a ngar ngii a titech er ngii; mla titechii a medidai el osib; tmitech a kamang, melitech, thechel.

Teliu   n. Hamlet in Beliliou. Teliu a chimo er a rengedel a beluu er a Beliliou.

teliu₁   v.r.s. carried with arm bent out and up; (card) drawn or picked.

teliu₂   teliu a telkool; mla metiu; tmiu a bilel, tiungar a ngelekel; meliu a ditel; tiungal a ngalek.

teliu₃   teliu a ta er a bedengel a cheleuikl; mengaus er a sualo el teliu.

teliualech   v.r.s. thrown at with a stick. teliualech a mla metiualech; oba tiualech el meliualech; iedel a teliualech; tiulechii a meradel; tiulechel.

teliud₁   v.r.s. cut lengthwise or down the middle. teliud a teluidel; mla metiud; tiuedii a sangdiang; tmiud a bobai, meliud; tudel a bobai.

teliud₂   num. 1 [one] (bunch of bananas). [syn: teleuidel]

teliudelel   n.poss.3s. cut; way of cutting. Cf. meliud.

 Ng ua ngara teliudelel a bobai? How has the papaya been cut?

teliutech₁   n. Distance between thumb and index or middle finger. teliutech a olkael; ta el omeliutech a teliutech.

teliutech₂   v.s. very close to; adjacent to. teliutech a olkael; ta el omeliutech a teliutech.

telkael   n.r.s. measurement; length. telkael a mla metuk; tukur a chutem, tmuk a mesei, telkelel.

telkelel   n.poss.3s. telkelel a telkael er ngii.

 Ng ua ngara a telkelel a subelengem? What's the measurement of your trousers?

telkakl   v.r.s. propped up; supported; kneeling. telkakl a delisakl; mla metkakl me ng mesisiich; tukeklii a blai, tukakl a chimal er a tebel; tkeklel.

telkelel   n.poss.3s. see telkael. telkelel a telkael er ngii.

 Ng ua ngara a telkelel a subelengem? What's the measurement of your trousers?

telkeok   v.s. exposed; in the open; sitting, etc. above others.

telkib   v.s. a little; a bit; part of piece of. telkib a diak le klou; kekerei; telkib el kall. Cf. dertelkib, ouderstelkib.

 A di kkilungii a renguk el telkib el meketeket e ng ultebechel el ngar er ngii a mo ungil el kudesuii. Whenever I was just patient and waited for a little while, I was certain to have a good idea.

 A telkib er a kerrekar a kultaut er ngii. Some of the wood I burned up.

 A telkib er a kerrekar a mla motaut. Some of the wood has been burned up.

 Ak di olengull er tia el telkib e merael. I'll just rest here for a while and then go.
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telkib a bebetok   a shade too much.

telkib el betok   a bit too much.

telkib el kekesai   just barely not enough.

telkib el kesai   not enough.

telkib el taem   a short while; a short time.

telkib er a kall   part of the food.

telkib er a lius   small piece of coconut.

telkib er a Ngiual   part of the village of Ngiual.

telkool   v.r.s. (person) holding something in open palms. telkool a teliko; beldoel.

telkub   n. one pair of tied coconuts. telkub a ta el klub; telkub el lius; teblong el uldak a telkub. Cf. mengub.

erekub   n. two pairs of tied coconuts. erekub a eru el klub, teblo el klalo el kaukbuk; mla ngmai a erekub er a lius.

Tellames   n. (in Palauan legend) son of Mengailuochel.

tellatel   v.r.s. held upside-down. tellatel a blitokl; mla metelatel; ngar er iou a bdelul e a ochil a bedul bab; tultelii, tulatel, mellatel, teltelel.

Tellebuu   n. (in Palauan legend) daughter of Latmikaik, who first lived in a cave and gave birth to Seked, Dedaes, and Kebliil. Cf. Mengailuodel.

tellechakl   see kellechakl.

tellechekl   v.r.s. put aside; cringing; inconspicuous. tellechekl a chebecheb el chelellakl; tellechekl el meluluuch.

telledou   n. doughy food made from taro, green bananas etc.

tellemall   n.r.s. crime; destructive deed; violation (of custom, etc.); responsibility or fault for something broken, etc. tellemall a mla mo mekngit; mla metemall; tomellii a tekoi, tomall a klalo; temellel.

diak a telemellel   v.s. innocent; not guilty.

telemellam   n.poss.1pe.

telemelled   n.poss.1pi.

telemellek   n.poss.1s.

telemellel   n.poss.3s. telemellel a ngii a tilemall.

telemellem   n.poss.2s.

telemellir   n.poss.3p.

telemelliu   n.poss.2p.

Ngdiak el ngerang, ng kmal betekngang a tellemall era beluu. The reason is, there are too many crimes in the society.

tellib   v.r.s. see mellib. tellib a nglatech; mla metelib; mla mecherumet; tolib a belatong, tolbengii a olekang, telbengel.

telmam₁   n.poss.1pe. see telil.

telmam₂   n.poss.1pe. see telau.

telmedeu   n. length of forearm. telmedeu a olkael; kllemengetel a ta el deleu er a chim; telmedeu el kerreel. Cf. meleu.

telmiu₁   n.poss.2p. see telil.

telmiu₂   n.poss.2p. see telau.

telmotm   v.r.s. sucked in, on or out; dredged; syphoned; kissed. telmotm a telimd; mla metmotm; timotm a titimel; timetmii a mengur, melmotm, timetmel.

telmukl   telmukl a ungil el remenges e mtab; bekeasem a dengchokl e melai a telmukl er a tekoi e uriul e ng ourreor el melasem; soal el ouchais.

telngachet   n. information (about something). Only used in negative statements like 'Ng diak kudengei a telngachet.'.

 Kede ko er a di telokl le ng diak dodengei a telngachet. We are completely uninformed because we don't know any information (about that).

telngakl   v.r.s. appeased; consoled. telngakl a mla mengunguuch; mla metngakl; tingeklii a rengul a meltord; tngeklel a rengul er a udoud.

telngetngelel   n.poss.3s. food obtained. telngetngelel a telngot el ngii a mlelngot.

telngimech   n. one drop. telngimech a ta el ngimech; telngimech er a kar, ralm.

telngoech   v.r.s. (taro etc.) scraped. telngoech a mla metngoech; mla medort; tingoech a kukau; meingoech. Klort (tekoi el mo er a kukau).

telngot₁   v.r.s. (food) obtained, sought or foraged on. telngot a seliik; mla metngot; melngot a odoim; tngetngel.

telngot₂   n.r.s. yam (originally from Yap). telngot a seliik; mla metngot; melngot a odoim; tngetngel. Cf. melngot.

teloadel   v.r.s. (sardines) caught between prongs of spear; split or divided (naturally); (tongue) forked. teloadel a telaod; telaod a rengul a betok a uldesuel.

teloadel a rengul   expression. indecisive.

teloched   v.r.s. wounded or pricked with thorn. teloched a telemall; teloched el chais a diak le merang me a lechub e ng cheleuid.

telochel   n.poss.3s. see telooch. telochel a telooch er ngii.

 Ng mlenga a telochel a demal me ng di uai ngii. He ate pre-chewed food from his father, so that's why he takes after him.

teloi₁   v.r.s. included in; among. teloi a uldimukl; obengterir, oltoi er ngii er a seked; otongii er a omerael; otongel.

teloi₂   v.s. hare-lipped. teloi a uldimukl; obengterir, oltoi er ngii er a seked; otongii er a omerael; otongel.

telok   v.r.s. (toe) stubbed; (wood) planed against grain. telok a ultok; diak el ungil; diak el ngar er a urebetellel a tekoi; telok el cheldecheduch.

teloketekengel   n.poss.3s. see teloketok. teloketekengel a teloketok er ngii; outoketok; omtok.

teloketok   n.r.s. quarrel; strife. teloketok a outoketok; omtok a medung; kautoketok, diak le moades el cheldecheduch; teloketekengel. Cf. toketok, klautoketok.

teloketekengel   n.poss.3s. teloketekengel a teloketok er ngii; outoketok; omtok.

telokl   v.s. completely uninformed about.

 Kede ko er a di telokl le ng diak dodengei a telngachet. We are completely uninformed because we don't know any information (about that).

telolem   num. 6 [six] (human). telolem a ochur (6) er a rechad telolem el ekebil; telolem el buik.

telolem el ngalek   expression. six children.

telolem el ngalek   expression. six children.

telom   v.r.s. dropped accidentally. telom a dimlak a le ngai; mla metom mlo er a chei e diak a cheldil; temeel.

telongakl₁   n. tallness; height. telongakl a metongakl el chad; diak le kekedeb; melekoi er a klemanget er a chad. Cf. metongakl, melongakl.

telongklam   n.poss.1pe.

telongkled   n.poss.1pi.

telongklek   n.poss.1s.

telongklel   n.poss.3s. telongklel a telongakl er ngii; metongakl el dil.

telongklem   n.poss.2s.

telongklir   n.poss.3p.

telongkliu   n.poss.2p.

telongakl₂   telongakl a mla metongakl; ngar er a bab; kldoel er a bab; babier a telongakl er a bab.

telongklam   n.poss.1pe. see telongakl.

telongkled   n.poss.1pi. see telongakl.

telongklek   n.poss.1s. see telongakl.

telongklel   n.poss.3s. see telongakl. telongklel a telongakl er ngii; metongakl el dil.

telongklem   n.poss.2s. see telongakl.

telongklir   n.poss.3p. see telongakl.

telongkliu   n.poss.2p. see telongakl.

telooch₁   v.r.s. (baby, animal) fed with pre-chewed food;. telooch a rringet el kall; ngalek a menga telooch; tmochii, tmooch; tochel a ngalek.

 Ng mlenga a telochel a demal me ng di uai ngii. He ate pre-chewed food from his father, so that's why he takes after him.

telooch₂   n.r.s. pre-chewed food; telochel n.poss.3s. Cf. melooch.

telochel   n.poss.3s. telochel a telooch er ngii.

tetelooch   n. one piece of pre-chewed food.

telord   v.r.s. irritated; annoyed; frustrated. telord a mekngit a rengul; telemall a rengul; mla metord e merael; tordii a bechil, terdel.

telotech₁   v.r.s. seized; grabbed.

telotech₂   v.r.s. xx.

telotoi   v.r.s.redup. included in; among. telotoi a mla metotoi; betok el kakerous e a ngodech a urrebet er a deleongel; rengalek el sechal me a redil, meklou me a mekekerei; urrachem.

telouch₁   v.r.s. (leaves, weeds etc.) cut for compost. telouch a mla metouch; tmouch a ramek; melouch a dui, touchii, tuchel.

telouch₂   n.r.s. compost. telouch a mla metouch; tmouch a ramek; melouch a dui, touchii, tuchel.

telrir₁   n.poss.3p. see telil.

telrir₂   n.poss.3p. see telau.

teltekakl   v.r.s. plucked or torn off; pulled at. teltekakl a nglai er a ulach; mla metetekakl a dui; totekakl a llel a tuu; teteklel.

teltull₁   n. (in Palauan legend) person offered as sacrifice to inhabitants of other village as payment for services rendered.

teltull₂   teltull a mochu merek; moutekangel e a urreor a di teltull le kung; kmeed el mo merek.

telub₁   v.r.s. spat on. telub a mla metub; telub a kboub; tubar a ulaol; tbal.

telub₂   n. teasing. Cf. omtelub.

telubech₁   n. glans penis. Cf. melubech.

telbecham   n.poss.1pe.

telbeched   n.poss.1pi.

telbechek   n.poss.1s.

telbechel   n.poss.3s.

telbechem   n.poss.2s.

telbechir   n.poss.3p.

telbechiu   n.poss.2p.

telubech₂   v.r.s. masturbated; circumcised. telubech a mla metubech; nglubech.

telubechou   v.s. woven with large weave. telubechou a tubechebachel; diak el telengtungd; telubechou a meklou el cheliut; telubechou el chedecholl.

telubokl   v.r.s. walked under.

teluchakl   v.r.s. deflected.

teluchel   v.r.s. carried on the head; (hands) folded on the head, influenced; brainwashed. teluchel a mla metuchel; orrekorek er a chutem, oltengkou a meluchel er a chutem, redil a telechull a kall; techelel.

 Tirkai a rechad el meruul a orars er a delongelir a rechad, el teluchel er a di soal a klechad. These are the people who cause divisions, who are controlled by their natural desires.

Mlarngii a teluchel el mlai era bitara did. Dimlak a metemall el chad. There was a crash by the bridge. Nobody got hurt.

telud   n.poss.1pi. see telau.

teludaol   teludaol a tudaol; charem el ko er a chemaidechedui e ng di chedelekelek a bedengel.

teludelel   teludelel a teliud er ngii.

telueang   n. one cluster of coconuts. telueang a ta el oeang; telueang el mengur.

teluetech   n. one throw. teluetech a chimo el uetech; ta el uetech.

teluich   v.r.s. lighted; illuminated. teluich a mla moues er a mellomes; mla metuich; tmuich a ngikel; tuiechii a medal; meluich er tir; tichel.

teluidel a chural   have a forked tongue; say one thing on one occasion and something else the next.

teluk₁   v.r.s. cut; measured. teluk a delobech; mla metuk; medebes; tukur a kerrekar; tmuk a ngikel; tkul.

teluk₂   n.poss.1s. see telau.

telukal   n. fourth day after full moon (when moon rises after one torch has been used to light the darkness). telukal a ongeuang el kesus er a uriul er a orakiruu; sebechel a di ta el okal e ongesechii a buil.

telukouk₁   v.r.s. (land) cleared. telukouk a teluchel; mla metukouk a chutem; mengaml e mesib; toukukii a sersel; tukukel.

telukouk₂   v.r.s. foreskin pulled down.

telul   n.poss.3s. see telau. telul a telau er ngii el ekebil.

telulasech   n. one pair (pants, shoes etc.). telulasech a kaukbuk; telulasech el oacher, telulasech el bail.

telum   n.poss.2s. see telau.

telungalek   n. extended family. telungalek a delengchokl.

 A blai a mlukedechor el olengeseu er a telungalek er ngak. The house was built to help my family.

telungd   v.r.s. pricked. telungd a rrumes er a olungd, mla metungd; tungdii a ochil; tmungd a chimal; tengdel.

telungel   v.r.s. smelled; kissed.

telungl   see telungel. telungl a mla metungl; turengur a bul; tmungl a bechochod; melungl; tenglel.

teluo   num. 1 [one] (long object). [syn: teluong. teluong a ocherengel a mekemangel; teluong el bambuu; teluo el diokang; teluo el deb.]

teluo a chural   expression. stick to what one has said; remain fixed in one's opinion; stubborn.

teluong   see teluo. teluong a ocherengel a mekemangel; teluong el bambuu; teluo el diokang; teluo el deb.

telusechem   n. fistful.

telut   v.r.s. sucked on. telut a mla metut; tolochoi a mla tmut el okngemed; tutur a tul.

telutau   telutau a cheleuikl el meolt el ulitech el rolel a meang me a omechell. Cheleuikl el meolt el ua ulitech el rolir a re kuoll el chad me a re mlechell el redil.

telutiud   v.r.s.redup. (lips) chapped or having broken skin.

telutk   v.r.s. pointed at; appointed. telutk a nglilt; mla metutk; telutk el mo er a omerael; tutkii, ngar er basech; tetkel.

teluul   v.r.s. heated or cooked lightly; heated so as to become bendable; rubbed massaged.

temaitiolok   n. sardine (Blenidae).

  temaitolok   n. mud skipper. temaitolok a mekekerei el ngikel er a taoch me a keburs.

temall   n. black magic (cast onto any person or thing); damage; destruction;. temall a olai el melemall e olsecher e sebechel el omekoad a rechad.

chad er a temall   expression. practitioner of black magic.

meruul a temall   expression. perform black magic.

temellel   n.poss.3s. temellel a temall el ngii a tilemellii.

A rechad era olai mea temall a kdekudel. People associated with magic and voodoo are feared.

temam   n.poss.1pe. see taem.

temamungel   n.poss.3s. see temamuu. temamungel a temamuu.

Ngkal temamungel a maml mekera domecholue er ngii e chedam? father, how do we de scale this monstrous wrasse fish?

temamuu₁   n. imaginary ghost with ugly face;. temamuu a kokok, deleb el mekngit a medal; temamungel. Cf. mengemuu.

temamungel   n.poss.3s. temamungel a temamuu.

temamuu   v.s. bald-headed. temamuu a kokok, deleb el mekngit a medal; temamungel.

 Ng ko er a medal a temamuu. His or her face is ugly.

temamuu₂   v.s. bald-headed. temamuu a kokok, deleb el mekngit a medal; temamungel.

temang   n. gift of fish. temang a tebang. [syn: tebang. tebang a temang; ngikel el merous er a klemedaol; outebang er a rubak. ]

outemang   v.i. give gift of fish. outemang a outebang; merous a ngikel er a taoch me a kerodel. [syn: outebang. outebang a outemang; merous a ngikel er a taoch; outemang er a rubak el melechotech a sudel.]

tematel   v.a.s. is to be straightened up. tematel a smechekill; kirel el metamet; tometii a rengul; tuamet a chebirukel; temetel a cheldecheduch.

Temdokl   n. (in Palauan legend) guardian at entrance of Ngeraod.

temed   n.poss.1pi. see taem.

temek   n.poss.1s. see taem.

 Ng diak a temek el mo er a party. I don't have time to go to the party.

 Ak song er a temek el mong, e diak a kucherar. I wasted my time going because there was nothing for me to buy.

  temekai   n. grouper. temekai a ta er a bedengel a ngikel.

temel   n.poss.3s. see taem. temel a taem er ngii; belsechel a riid.

 Ak omtech a temel a Helen er a blengur. I'll catch Helen at lunchtime.

temellel   n.poss.3s. see temall. temellel a temall el ngii a tilemellii.

temem   n.poss.2s. see taem.

Ng mla er ngii a temem el mesuub el kirel a test er a klukuk? Did you get a

  temetamel₁   n. type of trepang. temetamel a ta er a bedengel a cheled.

temetamel₂   v.a.s. (land etc.) is to be cleared. temetamel a ukelall a kerrekar ngii; kirel el metemotem; tometemii, tomotem a oreomel.

temetel   n.poss.3s. its straightness. temetel a omelamet er ngii; melamet.

tametereng   n. pleasing of one's heart.

temetel a rengul   expression. pleasing of one's heart.

temetel a rengul   expression. pleasing of one's heart.

temetemuul   v.a.s. is to be chewed.

temetom   v.s.redup. clumsy; uncoordinated.

temikel₁   coconut frond single stick. temikel a chur; temkelel a dui er a liuschurul a touechel; temikel a skobang.

temikel₂   v.a.s. is to be shaved or scraped. temikel a kirel el mengai; kirel el metamk; tomkii; tuamk a chesemel.

temingel   n.poss.3s. clitoris; penis. temingel a temoi er ngii.

temir   n.poss.3p. see taem.

temiu   n.poss.2p. see taem.

temkel   temkel a omelamk er ngii; melamk.

temkelel   temkelel a temikel er ngii.

temoi   n. small taro root. temoi a mekekerei el kukau.

temingel   n.poss.3s. clitoris; penis. temingel a temoi er ngii.

  temring   n. donax plant. temring a ta er a bedengel a dellomel er a oreomel.

temtemuul   v.a.s. temtemuul a kirel el metemtam; tomtemur, melemtam er ngii; kall a temtemuul.

temusech   v.s. tiny; small (amount of something else).

tetemusech   v.s.redup. [syn: titemusech]

teng   n. (Jap.) grade; point; score.

 Ng delak el mechas a rengul er a teng er ngak. It's my mother who is astonished at my grades.

 Ng mle tela a teng er a Toki? What was Toki's grade?

tengadidik   n. white-collared kingfisher (bird). [syn: tengadik. tengadik a ta er a bedengel a suebek el charm; tengadidik. ]

  tengadik   see tengadidik. tengadik a ta er a bedengel a suebek el charm; tengadidik.

tengal   n.poss.3s. see tang. tengal a tang er ngii; tengal a blai.

tengam   n.poss.1pe. see teu.

tengami   (Jap.) letter; correspondence (elder speakers).

tengangoi   v.s. having speech defect. tengangoi a mekngit a omelekingel; ousekool er a ngerel el omekako; outengangoi.

outengangoi   v.i. stick out and wiggle tongue. outengangoi a oltobed er a chural el mo er a chad, tengangoi a mekngit el mad.

tengaok   n. ghost with hideous face. tengaok a mekngit el chelid; kokok rengalek a medakd a tengaok.

tengdall   v.a.s. is to be pricked (from tungd). tengdall a kirel el metungd; tungdii a medudes er a buld; tmungd a bduu; tengdel.

tengdel   n.poss.3s. see tungd.  tengdel a tungd er ngii el ngikel.

 Ngara me ke di tengdel? Why are you so skinny?

tengdel a meradel   expression. thorn of orange tree.

tenged   n.poss.1pi. see teu.

tengek   n.poss.1s. see teu.

tengel   n.poss.3s. see teu. tengel a meteu er ngii; teu.

tengelel   n.poss.3s. descent. tengelel a metengel; tengelel a berius.

tengelel a ieleb   expression. coming of flood.

tengem   n.poss.2s. see teu.

tengerdel   n.poss.3s. anus. tengerdel a tengod er ngii.

tengerengar   tengerengar a mekereker el chad; mesisiich a bedengel; outeliil a tengerengar.

tenget₁   n. offering (including money given in church); sacrifice; tax or due money;. tenget uldars el mo er a chelid; me a meang; melenget a udoud; tongel a kall, tengetengel.

tengetengel   n.poss.3s. tengetengel a tenget er ngii; melenget.

tenget₂   tenget a sers; klekedall el melenget; chesimer a tengetengel a blai, tongetengii; tonget.

  tengetang₁   n.redup. starfish; mark in shape of X. tengetang a ta er a bedengel a cheled.

metengetang   v.s.redup. X-shaped; crossing in a X; prone to wearing tight-fitting pants.

tengetang₂   tengetang a mekekerei el chebouch er a oreomel.

tengetengel₁   n.poss.3s. see tenget. tengetengel a tenget er ngii; melenget.

tengetengel₂   n.poss.3s. barrier; anything used to block or hinder. Cf. melenget.

tengetengel a chull   expression. board, etc. to protect against the rain.

tengetengel a daob   expression. dike.

tengetengel a chull   expression. board, etc. to protect against the rain.

tengetengel a daob   expression. dike.

tengetngall   v.a.s. (food) is to be obtained, sought or foraged for.

tengetongel₁   v.a.s. is to be made sacrifice to. tengetongel a kirel el metenget; melai a tenget; tongetengii a kall; tonget a udoud; chelid a tengetongel.

tengetongel₂   v.a.s. is to be hindered or obstructed. tengetongel a sersall; kirel el metenget; tongetengii a butiliang; tongetengii a ruoll el rael; tengetengel.

tengir   n.poss.3p. see teu.

tengiu   n.poss.2p. see teu.

tengkel   n.poss.3s. see tangk. tengkel a tangk er ngii.

tengkel a mlai   expression. gas tank of car.

tengki   (Jap.) weather.

tengklel   tengklel a omelongakl er ngii; loiang er a bab, melongakl.

tenglel   tenglel a omelungl er ngii el bechochod a bul; melungl.

tengod   tengod a eoulbeluu er a chad; uchauch me a uuk me a sako, sekouel a chad.

tengokill   tengokill a lechengaol er a bab; kirel el metongakl; tmongklii a babier; tmongakl a bail, melongakl a kall; tengklel.

tengoll₁   v.s. slopping or steep (as seen from above). tengoll a kotengellakl; kotengoll a diak le moded; kotengellakl el chutem; kotengellel.

tengoll₂   n. downward slope; descent. tengoll a kotengellakl; kotengoll a diak le moded; kotengellakl el chutem; kotengellel.

tengelel   n.poss.3s. descent. tengelel a metengel; tengelel a berius.

tengoll   v.s. slopping or steep (as seen from above). tengoll a kotengellakl; kotengoll a diak le moded; kotengellakl el chutem; kotengellel.

tengus   (Jap.) cat-gut; plastic fishing line.

tenis   (Eng., Jap.?) tennis.

outenis   v.i. play tennis.

rakket er a tenis   expression. tennis racquet.

tenor   (Eng.) tenor.

tento   n. (Jap. < Eng.) tent.

tenzio   (Jap.) ceiling.

teppo   n. (Jap.) hand of cards in hanahuda.

terached   n. shameful act or behavior or trait; bad or negative aspect of something; blot (on reputation, etc.). terached a mekngit er ngii; kngtil, merechorech a outerached; rechorech a terechedel. Cf. omekterached.

melecha a terechedel   expression. bring up negative aspects (of something).

melekoi a terechedel   expression. bring up/talk about someone's bad traits.

terechedam   n.poss.1pe.

terecheded   n.poss.1pi.

terechedek   n.poss.1s.

terechedel   n.poss.3s. terechedel a terached er ngii; mekngit el chisel; outerached.

terechedem   n.poss.2s.

terechedir   n.poss.3p.

terechediu   n.poss.2p.

teratel   n. type of fish. teratel a ta er a bedengel a ngikel.

terbelel   terebelel a terebel er ngii el blai.

terbengel   terebengel a omerrob er ngii; merrob.

terdall   v.a.s. is to be irritated/annoyed/frustrated.

terdam   n.poss.1pe. see tord.

terded   n.poss.1pi. see tord.

terdek   n.poss.1s. see tord.

terdel   n.poss.3s. see tord. terdel a tord er ngii; metord.

terdel a Toki er a bechil   expression. Toki's disappointment because of her husband.

terdem   n.poss.2s. see tord.

terdir   n.poss.3p. see tord.

terdiu   n.poss.2p. see tord.

terebekel   n.poss.3s. see terriabek.

terebel   n. stairs; steps. terebel a rael el oublallang el mo ngmasech; terebelel a blai.

terebelel   n.poss.3s.

terebelel   n.poss.3s. see terebel.

terebengall   v.a.s. is to be turned face or top down; is to be stopped. terebengall a omosech; kirel el meterob; torebengii a omerael; torob a osisebel a mekngit el kar; terebengel.

terebengel   n.poss.3s. see terob.

terechedam   n.poss.1pe. see terached.

terecheded   n.poss.1pi. see terached.

terechedek   n.poss.1s. see terached.

terechedel   n.poss.3s. see terached. terechedel a terached er ngii; mekngit el chisel; outerached.

terechedem   n.poss.2s. see terached.

terechedir   n.poss.3p. see terached.

terechediu   n.poss.2p. see terached.

terechel₁   n.poss.3s. see turech. terechel a turech er ngii; beterturech.

terechel₂   terechel a kltkat; telemall el mla me chemolt a techel; telabd er a chimal a terechel.

terekelam   n.poss.1pe. see terukel.

terekeled   n.poss.1pi. see terukel.

terekelek   n.poss.1s. see terukel.

terekelel   n.poss.3s. see terukel.

terekelem   n.poss.2s. see terukel.

terekelir   n.poss.3p. see terukel.

terekeliu   n.poss.2p. see terukel.

terekill   v.a.s. is to be destroyed/broken. terekill a kirel meterakl; toreklii a mechut el blai; torakl a kall; tereklel.

tereklel₁   tereklel a blingelel el kall; terukel.

tereklel₂   tereklel a omerrakl er ngii; merrakl.

  terekrik   n. mackerel; ox-eye scad. terekrik a ta er a bedengel a ngikel.

teremel   teremel a omelirem er ngii; melirem.

teremrumes   v.s. full of holes or pockmarks.

tereter   n. cold (sickness). tereter a secher; rakd el bekoiueuul.

smecher er a tereter   expression. sick with a cold.

 Ak omerolek el mo ungil el smecher er a tereter. I'm in the process of getting better from my cold.

Ng smecher er a tereter. He or she has a cold, fever, flu, etc.

tereu   n. unit of measure equal to length of both outstretched arms. tereu a olkael; ta el rreongel; ta el omereu; tereu el bambuu.

teribisibs   v.s. full of holes. teribisibs a terremerumes; betok a blsibs er ngii.

teribsall   teribsall a beketeriobs; betok a teribsel.

teribsel   n.poss.3s. see teriobs. teribsel a teriobs er ngii; teribsel a sob; outeriobs.

 Ng ko er a teribsel a daob el di me e mo diak. It's like the foam of the sea, which just forms and then disappears.

teriobs   n. foam (of sea); soap suds. teriobs a iobs er a sob me a daob; outeriobs; teribsel.

outeriobs   v.i. (sea) have foam. outeriobs a ngar ngii a teriobs er ngii, teribsel a sob.

teribsel   n.poss.3s. teribsel a teriobs er ngii; teribsel a sob; outeriobs.

 Ng ko er a teribsel a daob el di me e mo diak. It's like the foam of the sea, which just forms and then disappears.

terir   n. large spoon made of turtle shell. terir a oliich el rruul er a cheluib er a uel.

terkel a mlai   Udoud el ua el oterkel me a lechub e ng olengil a mlai.

terob   n. action of stopping; right to stop; control (over). Cf. terrob.

terebengel   n.poss.3s.

 Ke oba a terob er a ngelekek. You have the right to discipline my child.

teromel   n. quonset hut; large pipe for heating phosphate.

terrakl   v.r.s. destroyed; broken up; scattered; fraction (in math). terrakl a berriid; mla meterakl; toreklii a blai; tereklel.

terrekakl₁   v.r.s. abused; not taken care of; carelessness. terrekakl a diak el ulekedmokl; terrekakl el ngalek a diak le cheleoch; meterekakl er ngii; terrekeklel.

terrekakl₂   n.r.s. carelessness.

terrekeklel   n.poss.3s. terrekeklel a terrekakl er ngii; meterekakl.

terrekeklel   n.poss.3s. see terrekakl. terrekeklel a terrekakl er ngii; meterekakl.

terremerumes   terremerumes a tereblsibs.

terremokl   v.s. bending over when doing something. terremokl a bleu; terremokl a medal; mla meteremokl el obeu er a bad; teremeklel. terremokl a mla meteremokl; terrob er a chutem; turemeklii el osus, turemokl, terremokl el ourreor; teremeklel.

terretark   v.r.s.redup. scratched (up) all over.

terriabek₁   n. wild ginger.

terriabek₂   terriabek a mla meteriabek; deledes, telebdabd; teleriabek a medal; terebekel.

terebekel   n.poss.3s.

  terriid   n. banded rail (Rallus philippensis); person who always has a negative comment/opinion. terriid a ta er a bedengel a suebek el charm.

 Ke ko er a melecholb el terriid. You take a shower really fast.

 Ke ko er a terriid el di teloi er a klab e mengerem. You're like the terriid bird which stays among the taro plants but goes hungry (i.e. you're surrounded by girls but can't make it with any of them).

territel   v.r.s. hunted; investigated.

territer   territer a mla meteriter; seliik, dengerenger a territer el ngii a tilemellii; tirterii, tirterel.

terrob   v.s. bowed down; prostrate; stopped; postponed;. terrob a chemau eou; terrob el ourreor; chebecheb, terebengel.

terrotel   n. sword fern. terrotel a ta er a bedengel a dellomel er a oreomel.

terruaol   terruaol a ultechakl el chad; mlotechakl er a delengchokl; diak el rasech. Chad el diak a rolel er a klauchad e meruu el mei er a blai me ng mo chad er a blai.

terrukel   v.r.s. divided into portions.

terruud   v.s. smashed down; taken apart. terruud a mla meterruud; berriid, telemall, torudii a blai, toruud a mlai; terudel.

teru   num. 2 [two] (human).

 Tirke el teru el chad te rua techang? Who are those two people (i.e. what are their names)?

teru el chad   expression. two people.

teruadel   v.a.s. terudall a kirel el meteruud; torudii a mechut el mlai; toruud, terudel.

terudall   v.a.s. is to be broken, torn or smashed down; is to be taken apart.

terudaol   n. type of lizard. [syn: tudaol. tudaol a teludaol. ]

terudel   terudel a omerruud er ngii; merruud.

terueruadel   v.s. (building, car, etc.) unsteady or rickety. terueruadel a mechut el klalo, blai el sokol el meteruud; mechitechut el soal meukel.

teruich   num. 10 [ten] (unit of time; human). teruich a ochur , teruich el buil; teruich el klebesei, teruich el ekebil.

teruich el chad   expression. ten people.

teruich el klok   expression. ten o'clock.

teruich me a tang   expression. eleven (units of time).

teruich me a terung   expression. twelve (people).

 Ak kilie er a Guam el mo teruich a rekik. I lived in Guam until I was ten years old.

 Ak rullii er a kesengil, e ng teruich el klebesei. I'll fix or do it in ten days at most.

Ng teruich me a eai a rekil He's 18 years old.

Ng teruich me a elolem a rekik I'm sixteen years old
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teruich el chad   expression. ten people.

teruich el klok   expression. ten o'clock.

teruich el mang   expression. one hundred thousand.

teruich el uid   num. 10 [ten] (bunch of bananas).

teruich me a tang   expression. eleven (units of time).

teruich me a terung   expression. twelve (people).

terukel₁   n. something to be divided (esp. food).

terekelam   n.poss.1pe.

terekeled   n.poss.1pi.

terekelek   n.poss.1s.

terekelel   n.poss.3s.

terekelem   n.poss.2s.

terekelir   n.poss.3p.

terekeliu   n.poss.2p.

terukel₂   v.a.s. is to be divided into portions; something (esp. food) to be divided into portions. terukel a bliongel er a kall; terekelel a klobak me a rubakldil; rruklir el kall; terekelel a beluu.

terumoch   terumoch a kekedeb a isngel; terumoch a isengel; rrusech el iis.

terung   terung a ochur (2) el mo er a rechad; teru el buik; ekebil a terung; teru el mechas; teru el chad.

el terung   expression. both; each.

teru el chad   expression. two people.

 A Toki me a Droteo a smecher el terung. Both Toki and Droteo are sick.

A rubekuk a terung I have two older brothers. (Can only be said by a male).

teruud   v.s. smashed down; taken apart.

test₁   n. (Eng.) test.

test   v.t. give test to; examine.

test₂   v.t. give test to; examine.

tet   n. bag for holding betel nut; handbag; small woven basket. tet a blil a klalo; tet er a chemachel, udoud, outet, til.

deterir   n.poss.3p.

detmam   n.poss.1pe.

detmiu   n.poss.2p.

tet er a skuul   expression. school or book bag.

tid   n.poss.1pi.

tik   n.poss.1s.

til   n.poss.3s.

tim   n.poss.2s.

 Ke miltik er a tim er ker? Where did you find your purse?

 Ng diak momisaos a beches el buuch, ke melamech aike el blisaos el ngara tet. Don't split an unopened betelnut; (instead) chew (one of) the already split betelnuts in the betelnut bag.

Tet   n. legendary inhabitant of Ollei.

 Ng diak momisaos a beches el buuch, ke melamech aike el blisaos el ngara tet. Don't split an unopened betelnut; (instead) chew (one of) the already split betelnuts in the betelnut bag.

tet er a skuul   expression. school or book bag.

tetael   v.a.s. is to be pounded. tetael a kirel el meteot; toetii a deel; toeot a kerrekar; meleot er a blai.

tetal   n. one piece of cloth.

tetat   n. one piece of cloth. tetat a di telkib; di tang; tia tetat el mamed me Be bilem.

tetbard   n. measure equal to width of person's foot.

teteberodech   teteberodech a cherodech; mereched a lolekoi.

tetebrodech   v.s. prone to talking too much or too fast.

tetechel   n.poss.3s. trace, sign or indication of (person or thing).

tetedobech   v.s.redup. half crazy; somewhat irrational.

tetekill   v.a.s. is to be plucked or torn off; is to be pulled at. tetekill a kirel el metetekakl; toteklii a dui; meltekakl er ngii, totekakl a okul a ert, teteklel.

teteliakl   n. one knotted cord.

tetelooch   n. one piece of pre-chewed food.

tetemam   n.poss.1pe. see tetomel.

tetemed   n.poss.1pi. see tetomel.

tetemek   n.poss.1s. see tetomel.

tetemel   n.poss.3s. her clitoris. tetemel a tetomel er ngii.

tetemem   n.poss.2s. see tetomel.

tetemir   n.poss.3p. see tetomel.

tetemiu   n.poss.2p. see tetomel.

tetemusech   v.s.redup. see temusech.

tetengall   v.a.s. is to be widened or opened wide. tetengall a kirel mo meteteu; tmetengii a ngerel; tmeteu a ngerir, tengel.

tetengel   n.poss.3s. thing torn. tetengel a omelat er ngii; melat. Cf. tetat.

tetengemud   v.s. very small; tiny. tetengemud a kmal kekerei; tetengemud el ngalek e melamech.

teterbuis   v.s. having a long nose.

teterebuis   teterebuis a kemanget el iis; chad er a Merikel a teterebuis a Bngel.

tetiu   num. 9 [nine] (human). tetiu a ochur el mo er a rechad; tetiu el chad, tetiu el buik, tetiu el rubak, tetiu el ekebil.

tetiu el chad   expression. nine people.

tetiu el chad   expression. nine people.

tetiuall   v.s. red; swollen. tetiuall a medudes er a buld; ngar er ngii a lalech me a ralm er ngii; chimak a tetiuall.

tetiud   n. one/two cut pieces (of food). tetiud a bita er a teliud; tetiud el bobai, tetiud el brak.

tetkall   v.a.s. is to be pointed at or appointed. tetkall a kirel el metutk; tutkii a bobai; tmutk a mengur; tetkel.

tetkel₁   n.poss.3s. see tutk. tetkel a omelutk er ngii; melutk.

tetkel₂   tetkel a tutk er a chereuel a ochil.

tetmotm   tetmotm a ochur; ta el omelmotm; tetmotm el titimel; melmotm, tmetmel.

tetobed   Kot el tebedall er omelasech me a lechub e ng ureor.

tetomel₁   n. clitoris.

tetemam   n.poss.1pe.

tetemed   n.poss.1pi.

tetemek   n.poss.1s.

tetemel   n.poss.3s. her clitoris. tetemel a tetomel er ngii.

tetemem   n.poss.2s.

tetemir   n.poss.3p.

tetemiu   n.poss.2p.

tetomel₂   tetomel a ultobed er a chad el diak el kirel el ngar ngii; tetomel a dingal; tetemel.

tetongel   v.a.s. is to be torn or shredded. tetongel a tetengall.

tetuirech   see tuirech.

tetuk   n.redup. broken or cut piece of wood.

tetukel   see tetkall. tetukel a tetekill; kirel el metekakl; meltekakl er a dui.

teu   n. width/breadth. teu a teleu; teleu el urreor; diak el rrekui; melenget a teu. teu a tengel; meteu er ngii; teu er a rael. Cf. meteu.

tengam   n.poss.1pe.

tenged   n.poss.1pi.

tengek   n.poss.1s.

tengel   n.poss.3s. tengel a meteu er ngii; teu.

tengem   n.poss.2s.

tengir   n.poss.3p.

tengiu   n.poss.2p.

teua   num. 4 [four] (human). [syn: teuang. teuang a ochur el mo er a rechad; teua el buik, teua el ekebil, mechas a teuang; teua el chad. ]

teua el sensei   expression. four teachers.

teua el sensei   expression. four teachers.

teuang   see teua. teuang a ochur el mo er a rechad; teua el buik, teua el ekebil, mechas a teuang; teua el chad.

Eya, ngkel uel loba teuang ak miltom er ngii. I lost the turtle that takes four peopel to subdue..

teueto   teueto a soal el oltitech; orribech, meleueto el soiseb er a diak el chetemel.

teuid   num. 7 [seven] (human). teuid a ochur el mo er a rechad; teuid el ngalek, teuid el rubak, teuid el buik.

teuid el ngalek   expression. seven children.

teuid el ngalek   expression. seven children.

teuochel   v.a.s. teuochel a kirel el metooch; melooch er ngii; tochel a ngalek.

tia   pro. this object near speaker and near listener. [syn: tiang. tiang a olsechall er a melekoi er a klalo el kmeed er ngii; tia el babier, tia el udoud, tia el kall. ]

er tiang   expression. here; in this place.

tia el hong   expression. this book.

tial   cont. tia el.

 A kot el blil a ureor el omerek er a tekoi el chelid er tia el beluu. the first house of work to spread God's word in this country

 A Remeliik a mocha meleel er tia el telemall el sersel a blil a Sulial. Remeliik began nailing up Sulial's broken pigpen.

 a mekngit el ralm er a sewer el me tuobed er se er a Ongedei me a Ongeuang el Ureor er tia el mlo merek el sandei the bad sewer water that came out on Wednesday and Thursday of last week

 Ak di olengull er tia el telkib e merael. I'll just rest here for a while and then go.
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tia el hong   expression. this book.

tia el me el buil   expression. next month.

tia el mlo merek el buil   expression. last month.

tia el ririid el sandei   expression. last week.

tiakl₁   n. knot in cord; etc. to record date.

tieklam   n.poss.1pe.

tiekled   n.poss.1pi.

tieklek   n.poss.1s.

tieklel   n.poss.3s.

tieklem   n.poss.2s.

tieklir   n.poss.3p.

tiekliu   n.poss.2p.

tiakl₂   tiakl a udoud el ulsirs er a bedeel a udoud; loia tiakl e medir a ududel, tieklel a beldoel el udoud Udoud el ongit el mo er a chelid el kirel a klengeltengat, me a lechub e ng char el mong er a ullengeseu er a mekemad el beluu.

tiakl₃   v.pf.3p.inan. see meliakl.

tial   cont. tia el.

 Mal kora mechetong tial mlik meng di merroakl. My car is really getting old and is making rattling noises.

Me tial omengat er elii, ngmeral mle klebokel a milechell. The ceremony for the birth bath yesterday, the young mother looked really beautiful.

Aki mlo er a chelbacheb er tial mlomerek el sandei. We went to the rock islands last week.

Edil, tial klengoes a mla mo bekebau. Yikes, the cooked food in a pot smells rotten.
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tiang   see tia. tiang a olsechall er a melekoi er a klalo el kmeed er ngii; tia el babier, tia el udoud, tia el kall.

 A rrat a mla er tiang. The bicycle was right here.

 A rrat ng mla er tiang? The bicycle was right here?

 E a chobo mrellii tiang, e If you do this, then

 Ng mla mo er ngii a kmeed el ta el sandei er a lekie er tiang. It's been almost a week since he's been staying here.
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  tiau   n. bass. tiau a ta er a bedengel a ngikel.

tibechall   v.a.s. is to be touched lightly. tibechall a kirel el metboech; tibechii a sechelil; tiboech; melboech er ngii; tibechel.

tibechel   tibechel a omelboech er ngii; melboech.

tibechii   v.pf.3s. see melboech. tibechii a melboech er ngii.

tibedobed   v.s. tending to eat more odoim (non-starchy food) than ongraol (starchy food).

outibedobed   v.i. eat too much odoim.

tibel   n.poss.3s. see taib.

tibelebolech   v.s.redup. having dry skin.

tibenged₁   v.s. sensual; (person) always wanting to have sexual intercourse. tibenged a melibenged; outibenged; meses el mengemull; tibengedel.

tibenged₂   v.pf.3p.inan. see outibenged.

tibengedall   see tibengedaol.

tibengedaol   v.a.s. (female) is to have sexual intercourse from rear.

tibengedel   tibengedel a omelibenged er ngii; melibenged.

tibengedii   v.pf.3s. see outibenged. tibengedii a melibenged er ngii; outibenged.

tibengedoel   v.s. very sensual.

tiberberek   v.s.redup. (land) flat. [syn: tiberberk, tuberberek]

tiberberk   see tiberberek.

tibetbii₁   v.pf.3s. see melbotb. tibetbii a melbotb er ngii el bambuu.

tibetbii₂   tibetbii a melib er a mo ungil el llach; oterkeklii a telbiil.

tibetibek   v.s.redup. always breaking things up into small pieces. Used only in tibetibekmiich. tibetibek a melebetibek; meringel el osiik; tibetibekmiich.

Tibetibekmiich   n. name of legendary girl who always wanted to gather tropical almonds (miich) and who introduced use of fire to her fellow villagers.

tibi₁   (Eng.) television.

tibi₂   tibi a rakd; rekedel a olemed er a chad.

tibidii   v.pf.3s. see melboid. tibidii a melboid er ngii.

tibir   v.pf.3s. see melib. tibir a melib er ngii; rullii el mo ta uldasu; tbil.

tiboech   v.pf.3p.inan. see melboech. tiboech a melboech; tibechel a sechelil; tibechel.

tiboid   v.pf.3p.inan. see melboid. tiboid a meiboid; resoldau a mla tiboid a bosir; tibidii a bosel, tibidel a boes.

tibotb   v.pf.3p.inan. see melbotb. tibotb a melbotb; tibotb a oluus; tibetbii a ngais; tibetbel.

tichall   v.a.s. is to be lighted or illuminated. tichall a kirel el metuich; tuiechii a rael; tmuich a ngikel, tichel.

tichekl   v.pf.3p.inan. see melichekl.

ticheklel   ticheklel a omelichekl er ngii; melichekl.

ticheklii   v.pf.3s. see melichekl. ticheklii a melichekl er ngii; ticheklel.

tichel   n.poss.3s. see tuich. tichel a tuich er ngii; meluich; omeluich er ngii.

ticherii   v.pf.3s. see melechiir.

tichiau   n. gift to new title-holder. tichiau a udoud el motobed er a rurrot el mo er a mlo tuchelii a dui el rubak; me a lechub e ng mechas outichiau.

tichiir   v.pf.3pl.inan. see melechiir. tichiir a melechiir; tichirii a meradel; tichiir a iedel; oba sualo el omed.

tid   n.poss.1pi. see tet.

tidam   n.poss.1pe. see tiid.

tided   n.poss.1pi. see tiid.

tidek   n.poss.1s. see tiid.

tidel   n.poss.3s. see tiid.  tidel a tiid er ngii; tmiid.

tidem   n.poss.2s. see tiid.

tidir   n.poss.3p. see tiid.

tidiu   n.poss.2p. see tiid.

tiei   pro. this object near speaker and far from listener. tiei a olsechall er a melekoi; mei er tiei, tiei a blik, ak ngar er tiei?

er tiei   expression. here.

tiel   cont. tie el. tiel a orengsel; tiel el cheluch.

 Ng cherrad a omelim el rrom er tiei. Drinking is rampant here./People are drinking up a storm (at this party).

Ng kmal mekngit a eanged er tiei. The weather here is very bad.

tieklam   n.poss.1pe. see tiakl.

tiekled   n.poss.1pi. see tiakl.

tieklek   n.poss.1s. see tiakl.

tieklel   n.poss.3s. see tiakl.

tieklem   n.poss.2s. see tiakl.

tieklir   n.poss.3p. see tiakl.

tiekliu   n.poss.2p. see tiakl.

tiel₁   cont. tie el. tiel a orengsel; tiel el cheluch.

tiel₂   n.poss.3s. see taiu.

tiel a uek   expression. swamp fern.

tii   n. (Eng.) tea.

 Ng bai soak a kohi er a tii. I like coffee more than tea.

tiichekl   tiichekl a melichekl.

tiid   n. sperm; semen. tiid a sperm , tmiid, tidel. Cf. oltiid.

tidam   n.poss.1pe.

tided   n.poss.1pi.

tidek   n.poss.1s.

tidel   n.poss.3s. tidel a tiid er ngii; tmiid.

tidem   n.poss.2s.

tidir   n.poss.3p.

tidiu   n.poss.2p.

tik   n.poss.1s. see tet.

 Ng ngar er ker a tik? Where's my purse?

tikeuel   tikeuel a omeliko er ngii; meliko.

tikir   v.pf.3s. see melik. tikir a melik er ngii. chelimetemet chimal e tikir.

tiklel   tiklel a teliakl er ngii; meliakl.

tiklii   v.pf.3s. see meliakl. tiiklii a meliakl; melibuk er ngii; tiiklel.

tikmii   v.pf.3s. see melikm. tikmii a melikm; melechesech er ngii; tikmii a ngerel er a kall.

tikuii   v.pf.3s. see meliko. tikuii a meliko er ngii.

til   n.poss.3s. see tet.

A delak a milsa ta era bekerkard el techel a til. My mom gave him some Palauan money for his wallet.

tilabd   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see melabd.

tilabek   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see melabek.

tilacheb   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see melacheb.

tilaiu   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see melaiu.

tilaku   v.pf.3s.past. see melaku.

tilamet   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see melamet.

tilamk   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see melamk.

tilaod   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see melaod.

tilark   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see merark.

tilat   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see melat.

tilau   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see melau.

tilbal   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see melebal.

tilbar   v.pf.3s.past. see melub.

tilbechii   v.pf.3s.past. see melboech.

tilberall   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see melberall.

tilberechelii   v.pf.3s.past. see melberechel.

tilberellii   v.pf.3s.past. see melberall.

tilbiall   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see melebiall.

tilbidii   v.pf.3s.past. see melboid.

tilbir   v.pf.3s.past. see melib.

tilboech   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see melboech.

tilboid   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see melboid.

tilchelbii   v.pf.3s.past. see melecholb.

tilchemakl   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see melechemakl.

tilchemeklii   v.pf.3s.past. see melechemakl.

tilchereklii   v.pf.3s.past. see melecherakl.

tilcholb   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see melecholb.

tilebdii   v.pf.3s.past. see melabd.

tilebekii   v.pf.3s.past. see melabek.

tilebenged   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see outibenged.

tilebengedii   v.pf.3s.past. see outibenged.

tilebetbii   v.pf.3s.past. see melbotb.

tilebotb   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see melbotb.

tilebtebur   v.pf.3s.past. see melebtib.

tilebtib   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see melebtib.

tilecha   pro. that object far from speaker and near listener. [syn: tilechang. tilechang a melekoi er a cheroid er ngii el mengedecheduch e kmeed er a orrenges; beskak tilicha el babier; tilecha el blai. ]

er tilechang   expression. there (near you); in that place.

tilecha el hong   expression. that book (near you).

tilechal   cont. tilecha el.

 Tilecha a blai el lulenga er a ngikel er ngii a Robert. That's the house that Robert was eating the fish in.

 tilecha ngerang? What is that (thing near you)?

 Lak mongiseksikt er ngak er tilecha el tekoi. Don't get me involved in that matter.

 A ngelekir a kangkeister er tilecha el telemall. Their child is involved in that crime.
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tilecha el hong   expression. that book (near you).

tilechakl   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see meluchakl.

tilechal   cont. tilecha el.

Alii, tilechal delibuk a diak mesisiich. Nobechakl a chert. Hey. That knot's no good. The boat will float away.

tilechang   see tilecha. tilechang a melekoi er a cheroid er ngii el mengedecheduch e kmeed er a orrenges; beskak tilicha el babier; tilecha el blai.

 Ng ungilbesum el ngar er tilechang? Are you comfortable over there?

Tilechang ngarker? Where is that?

Tilechang ngarang? What's that?

E a eanged er tilechang a ua ngarang? And how is the weather over there?
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tilecheb   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see melecheb.

tilechebii₁   v.pf.3s.past. see melecheb.

tilechebii₂   v.pf.3s.past. see melacheb.

tilechedii   v.pf.3s.past. see meloched.

tilechekl   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see melichekl.

tilecheklii₁   v.pf.3s.past. see meluchakl.

tilecheklii₂   v.pf.3s.past. see melichekl.

tilechelbakl   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see melechelbakl.

tilechelbeklii   v.pf.3s.past. see melechelbakl.

tilecheleklii   v.pf.3s.past. see melechelokl.

tilechelii   v.pf.3s.past. see meluchel.

 A Droteo a tilechelii a mlik. Droteo('s car) hit my car.

 Ak tilechelii a imuul. I bumped my head on the beam.

tilechelokl   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see melechelokl.

tilecherakl   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see melecherakl.

tilechetech   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see melechetech.

tilechetechii₁   v.pf.3s.past. see melechotech.

tilechetechii₂   v.pf.3s.past. see melechetech.

tilechii   v.pf.3s. see melilech. tilechii a melilech er ngii; nguu el mengkengkii.

tilechiir   v.pf.3pl.inan.past. see melechiir.

tilechiur   v.pf.3s.past. see melechui.

tilechotech   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see melechotech.

tilechui   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see melechui.

tilekeklii   v.pf.3s.past. see melkakl.

tileketek   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see meleketek.

tileketekii   v.pf.3s.past. see meleketek.

tileketkur   v.pf.3s.past. see melektuk.

tilekmii   v.pf.3s.past. see melikm.

tilektuk   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see melektuk.

tilekuau   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see melekuau.

tilekuir   v.pf.3s.past. see melekuau.

tilellib   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see mellib.

 A uriul er a loureor er a sers a Toki, e ng tilellib a chimal. After Toki worked in the garden, she washed her hands.

tilemall   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see melemall.

tilemellii   v.pf.3s.past. see melemall.

tilemetemii   v.pf.3s.past. see melemotem.

tilemetemur   v.pf.3s.past. see melemtam.

tilemetii   v.pf.3s.past. see melamet.

tilemetmii   v.pf.3s.past. see melmotm.

tilemii   v.pf.3s.past. see metom.

tilemir   see tilemii.

tilemkii   v.pf.3s.past. see melamk.

tilemotem   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see melemotem.

tilemotm   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see melmotm.

tilemtam   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see melemtam.

tilengakl   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see melngakl.

 Ak tilengakl e rengrir a rua Droteo me a Toki. I made a peace offering to Droteo and Toki (and those associated with them).

tilengdii   v.pf.3s.past. see melungd.

tilengeklii   v.pf.3s.past. see melngakl.

tilenget   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see melenget.

tilengetengii₁   v.pf.3s.past. see melenget.

tilengetengii₂   v.pf.3s.past. see melenget.

tilengetii   v.pf.3s.past. see melinget.

tilengetngii   v.pf.3s.past. see melngot.

tilengklii   v.pf.3s.past. see melongakl.

tilengot   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see melngot.

tilengrur   see tirrengur.

tileot   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see meleot.

tilerdeterir   v.pf.3p.human.past. see melord.

tilerdii   v.pf.3s.past. see melord.

tiletengii   v.pf.3s.past. see meleteu.

tileteu   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see meleteu.

tiletii   v.pf.3s.past. see meleot.

tileuelechii   v.pf.3s.past. see meliualech.

tiliakl   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see meliakl.

tilib   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see melib.

tilik   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see melik.

tiliklii   v.pf.3s.past. see meliakl.

tilikm   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see melikm.

tiliko   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see meliko.

tililch   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see meluich.

tililech   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see melilech.

tilingit   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see melinget.

tilirem   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see merirem.

tilit   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see melit.

tilitai   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see melitai.

tilitech   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see melitech.

tilitiur   v.pf.3s.past. see melitai.

tiliu   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see meliu.

tiliud   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see meliud.

tiliuii   v.pf.3s.past. see melaiu.

tilkakl   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see melkakl.

tilkir   v.pf.3s.past. see melik.

tilkouk   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see melukouk.

tilkuii   v.pf.3s.past. see meliko.

tillatel   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see mellatel.

tillchii   v.pf.3s.past. see meluich.

tillebechii   v.pf.3s.past. see melubech.

tillebengii   v.pf.3s.past. see mellib.

tilngoech   v.pf.3s.past. see melngoech.

tiloched   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see meloched.

tilochii   v.pf.3s.past. see melooch.

tilodii   v.pf.3s.past. see melaod.

  tilol   n. wild garcinia. tilol a ta er a bedengel a kerrekar.

tilom   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see metom.

tilongakl   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see melongakl.

tilooch   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see melooch.

Tilorch   n. waterfall in Ngerchelong.

tilouch   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see melouch.

tiltechii₁   v.pf.3s.past. see melilech.

tiltechii₂   v.pf.3s.past. see melotech.

tiltechii₃   v.pf.3s.past. see melitech.

tiltekakl   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see meltekakl.

tiltekeklii   v.pf.3s.past. see meltekakl.

tiltelii   v.pf.3s.past. see mellatel.

tiltengii   v.pf.3s.past. see melat.

tiltir   v.pf.3s.past. see melit.

tiltkii   v.pf.3s.past. see melutk.

tiltur   v.pf.3s.past. see tmut.

tilualech   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see meliualech.

tilub   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see melub.

tilubech   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see melubech.

tilubokl   v.pf.3s.past. see melubokl.

tiluchel   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see meluchel.

tiludii   v.pf.3s.past. see meliud.

tiluk   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see meluk.

tilukukii   v.pf.3s.past. see melukouk.

tilungar   v.pf.3s.past. see meliu.

tilungd   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see melungd.

tilungel   see tilungl.

tilungl   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see melungl.

tilur   v.pf.3s.past. see melau.

tilut   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see tmut.

tilutk   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see melutk.

tim   n.poss.2s. see tet.

 Ke miltik er a tim er ker? Where did you find your purse?

A Tim er a Mangilao a mle kats. The team from Mangilao won the game.

timetmall   v.a.s. is to be sucked in, on or out; is to be dredged or syphoned; is to be kissed. timetmall a kirel metmotm; melmotm er ngii; timetmii a titimel, timotm a medal a ngikel; timetmel.

timetmel   timetmel a omelmotm er ngii; melmotm.

timetmii   v.pf.3s. see melmotm. timetmii a melmotm er ngii.

timotm   v.pf.3p.inan. see melmotm. timotm a melmotm.

tingakl   tingakl a melngakl a reng; meluluuch.

tingaol   v.s. always lying; notorious for lying; mendacious. tingaol a outingaol; omulak; tingaol el dil a outingaol er a sechal e melai a soal; telingolel; mengeblad.

tingechall₁   v.a.s. is to be scraped (taro etc.).

tingechall₂   v.a.s. tingechall a kirel metngoech; merort a kukau; tingoech a kukau; tingechel.

tingechel   tingechel a omelngoech er ngii; melngoech.

tinget   n. stopper; plug; cork. tinget a kelekedall el melinget; tingetii; tminget a butiliang; tngetel. Cf. melinget, mengetinget.

tngetel   n.poss.3s. tngetel a tinget er ngii; melinget.

tingetall   v.a.s. is to be plugged up. tingetall a dengobel; kirel el metinget; tingetii, tminget a butiliang.

tingetel   tingetel a omelinget er ngii; melinget.

tingetii   v.pf.3s. see melinget. tingetii a melinget er ngii.

tingoech   v.pf.3s. see melngoech. tingoech a melngoech; merort a kukau, tingechii; tingechel.

tingoi   v.s. lame; crippled (in one foot); dragging one foot.

outingoi   v.t. make (oneself) look crippled; walk as if one were crippled.

tiochel   v.s. (food) large in amount. tiochel a beketiochel; meklou e betok a techel; tiochel el diokang.

beketiochel   v.s. (plant, person etc.) productive. beketiochel a tiochel; meklou e betok a techel, beketiochel el diokang.

tir   pro. they/them (emphatic). tir a melekoi er a rebetok el chad; kau me ngak me tir a mong.

 A king a mo ousbech a cheleblad el mengesuseu er tirke el mla choitii a klechelid er tir. By deceit the king will win the support of those who have already abandoned their religion.

 Ak mo ngoititerir el mesterir a recherroir, el tirke el sorir el omekoad er tir. I will hand them over to their enemies, who want to kill them.

 Ng techa el chelid er tir a sebechel el dulii a kirel a ngar er a medad el sils? Which of their gods can predict the future?

 Te di tir a rengalek el mlo mesisiich. The children were becoming strong on their own.
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tirecherech   v.s. (person) standing with hips forward; (person) having poor posture. tirecherech a tokeai; chad el dullokl el mo er a uriul; oltirecherech; tirecherechel.

oltirecherech   v.caus. put hips forward. oltirecherech a oba tedbechel mo er a medal, otirecherechii, tirecherech, tirecherechel.

tirecherechel   tirecherechel a tirecherech er ngii.

tirelechal   cont. tirelecha el.

tirelei   pro. these people near speaker and far from listener.

tirelel   cont. tirele el.

tirelel   cont. tirele el.

tiremii   v.pf.3s. see merirem. tiremii a melirem er ngii; teremel a olekang.

tirilecha   pro. those people far from speaker and near listener. [syn: tirilechang]

tirelechal   cont. tirelecha el.

tirilecha el chad   expression. those people (near you).

 tirilecha el chad those people (near you)

tirilecha el chad   expression. those people (near you).

tirilechang   see tirilecha.

tiritel   v.pf.3p.inan. see merritel.

tiriter   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see merritel. tiritel a merriter; tirterii, osiik, miich, tiriter a kiemerang; tirterel.

tirka   pro. these people near speaker and near listener. [syn: tirkang. tirkang a kirir a rechad el kmeed er ngii el melekoi; tirka te rua techang? ]

tirkal   cont. tirka el.

 Tirka te rua techang? Who are these people?

 A klechelid er tirka el chad a diak a belkul. The religion of these people is worthless.

 Tirka el chad a mla remenges el kmo kau, e Rubak, a obengkemam. These people have already heard that you, Lord, are with us.

 Tirka el chad el meringel a bderrir a mo er a osbitar. These people with headaches are going to the hospital.

 Tirka el chad el meringel a bderrir a remo er a osbitar. These people with headaches are the ones who are going to the hospital.
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tirkal   cont. tirka el.

Tirkal ngalk er a skuul a meral mekedung, te meruu a komi er a tkul a rael. The kids from school are so well behaved, they are picking up the trash on the sides of the road.

Seselka renguk lorreng er tirkal chad era balatiks tedi mesaod a selaod, engdi soak el dimo omengur. I don't want to go listen to the politicians speak because they're so boring and talk forever but I wouldn't mind just going to eat the food.

Tirkal ngelekel ngkal rubak a soadel er a cheldecheduch. These old man's kids will be talked about at the conference next month.

Tirkal ngelekek a kmal diak el delodau sel bebil era taem. My kids are so unruly sometimes.
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tirkang   see tirka. tirkang a kirir a rechad el kmeed er ngii el melekoi; tirka te rua techang?

Elik aikal delir tirkang mea aikal bilir bai dil dimeau kung meltang. Oh my, their bellies and their clothes, they shoudl just go naked then.

tirkei   pro. those people far from speaker and far from listener. tirkei a tekoi el mo er a rechad el cheroid el ngii el melekoi e dirrek el cheroid er a orrenges; tirkei te mo er ker?

tirkel   cont. tirke el.

 Tirke te rua techang? Who are those people (over there)?

tirkel   cont. tirke el.

tirrakl₁   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see merrakl.

tirrakl₂   v.s. cross-eyed.

tirrebengii   v.pf.3s.past. see merrob.

tirrechii   v.pf.3s.past. see merurech.

tirrekakl   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see merrekakl.

tirrekeklii   v.pf.3s.past. see merrekakl.

tirrekii   v.pf.3s.past. see merark.

tirreklii   v.pf.3s.past. see merrakl.

tirremii   v.pf.3s.past. see merirem.

tirrengur   v.pf.3s.past. see melungl.

tirreterii   v.pf.3s.past. see merritel.

tirrob   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see merrob.

tirrudii   v.pf.3s.past. see merruud.

tirruud   v.pf.3p.inan.past. see merruud.

tirterall   v.a.s. is to be hunted or investigated. tirterall a siokel; kirel el meteriter; tirterii a klemerang; tiriter a ungil, merriter a tekoi; tirterel.

tirterel   tirterel a omerriter er ngii; merriter.

tirterii   v.pf.3s. see merritel. tirterii a merriter er ngii.

titai   n. wheel or similar rolling object used as a toy. titai a klekedall el melitai; titiul.

titimam   n.poss.1pe.

titimiu   n.poss.2p.

titirir   n.poss.3p.

titiud   n.poss.1pi.

titiuk   n.poss.1s.

titiul   n.poss.3s. titiul a omelitai er ngii; titai er ngii.

titium   n.poss.2s.

 Kom ngar er a titai? Are you going by car?

titall   v.a.s. is to be pierced (open). titall a kirel el metit; tmit a ilumel el mengur; melit, titir, titil.

titech   n. wedge (used to move something or force something open). titech a klekedall el melitech; rullii a medidai el mo kmes; titechii a osib; tmitech a kamang; titechel. Cf. oltitech, kaiuetitech.

titechel   n.poss.3s. titechel a omelitech er ngii; titech er ngii; melitech.

titechall   v.a.s. is to be wedged. titechall a kirel el metitech; loia titechel; titechii a osib; tmitech a oles, melitech; titechel.

titechel   n.poss.3s. see titech. titechel a omelitech er ngii; titech er ngii; melitech.

titechii   v.pf.3s. see melitech. titechii a melitech er ngii.

Titechingai   n. legendary Palauan man whose buttocks were pockmarked from disease.

 Ng ko er a btil a Titechingai. Just like Titechingai's buttocks. (He rushes crazily from one task to another).

titemusech   see tetemusech.

titengedel   titengedel a titenganged er ngii; oltitenganged.

titengellam   n.poss.1pe. see titengellel.

titengelled   n.poss.1pi. see titengellel.

titengellek   n.poss.1s. see titengellel.

titengellel   n.poss.3s. place for sliding.

titengellam   n.poss.1pe.

titengelled   n.poss.1pi.

titengellek   n.poss.1s.

titengellem   n.poss.2s.

titengellir   n.poss.3p.

titengelliu   n.poss.2p.

titengellem   n.poss.2s. see titengellel.

titengellir   n.poss.3p. see titengellel.

titengelliu   n.poss.2p. see titengellel.

titerachuu   n. sound of rooster crowing; cock-a-doodle-doo.

titil   titil a omelit er ngii el mengur.

titimam   n.poss.1pe. see titai.

  titimel₁   n. Amra tree/fruit (leaves used in cooking, pulp used to make drink similar to lemonade). titimel a ta er a bedengel a kerrekar el kall e ilumel a rdechel; kall a llel.

titimel₂   n. a dessert made with tapioca prepared in round balls with sugar.

titimiu   n.poss.2p. see titai.

titir   v.pf.3s. see melit. titir a melit er ngii.

titirir   n.poss.3p. see titai.

titiud   n.poss.1pi. see titai.

titiuk   n.poss.1s. see titai.

titiul₁   n.poss.3s. see titai. titiul a omelitai er ngii; titai er ngii.

titiul₂   titiul a ngalek er a ongeua el mo er a bab el cheroll; ngalek er a kemanget el cheroll.

titium   n.poss.2s. see titai.

titiur   titiur a melitai er ngii.

titiuul   v.a.s. is to be rolled. titiuul a kirel el metitai; melitai er ngii; titiuul a bduu.

titmekl   v.s. shrunken; contracted; flaccid. titmekl a klou e mo kekerei; cheled el mekerekur a mo titmekl; titmeklel.

titmekl a rengul   expression. timid; scared.

titmeklang   v.s.inch. is becoming contracted; is losing erection. titmeklamg a mla mo titmekl.

titmekl a rengul   expression. timid; scared.

titmeklang   v.s.inch. is becoming contracted; is losing erection. titmeklamg a mla mo titmekl.

titmeklel   see titmekl. titmeklel a titmekl er a rur.

titngot   n. action of hopping. titngot a outitngot; mengaititngot; omerdekekl er a bita el oach.

  tiuach   n. black hammerhead oyster. tiuach ta er a bedengel a cheled.

tiualech₁   n. stick for throwing (at birds, fruits etc.). tiualech a klekedall el meliualech; tiuelechel a iedel, kerrekar el lolab el olengill; meliualech a rodech. Cf. meliualech.

tiuelechel   n.poss.3s. tiuelechel a tiualech er ngii; omeliualech er ngii.

tiualech₂   see toiualech.

tiuall   v.a.s. is to be rubbed or smoothed over or petted. tiuall a kirel el metaiu; melaiu er ngii; toiuii a chimal; tmaiu a bedengel; tiuel.

tiuchel   tiuchel a belsiich el selubs er a mallolau; tiuchel a kelel a deleb; kelir a rebladek. Ngklel a belsiich el ngar ngii a mallolau er ngii el kelir a re bladek.

tiudii   v.pf.3s. see meliud.

tiuedii   tiuedii a meliud er ngii.

tiuel   n.poss.3s. action of rubbing. tiuel a omelaiu er ngii; melaiu.

tiuelechall   v.a.s. is to be thrown at with a stick. tiuelechall a kirel el metiualech; tiuelechii a iedel; toiualech, meliualech a meradel, tiuelechel.

tiuelechel   n.poss.3s. see tiualech. tiuelechel a tiualech er ngii; omeliualech er ngii.

tiuelechii   see toiuelechii. tiuelechii a meliualech er ngii.

tiuelochel   see tiuelechall.

tiul   n.poss.3s. sprout; bud. tiul a beches el duubech er a chelechedal a kerrekar; tiul a meradel.

tiungar   v.pf.3s. see meliu. tiungar a meliu er ngii.

tkael   v.a.s. is to be cut or measured. tkael a debokl; kirel el metuk; tukur a kerrekar; duebes, tmuk, meluk a idungel; tkul a idungel.

tkakl   n. prop; support. tkakl a delisakl el melisakl; klekedall el melkakl; tukeklii a blai; tukakl, tkeklel.

tkeklel   n.poss.3s. tkeklel a tkakl er ngii; omelkakl er ngii.

Tkedelukl   n. (in Palauan legend) husband of Miladeldil after she moved to Ngerdebotar.

tkekill   v.a.s. is to be propped up or supported. tkekill a kirel el metkakl; melisakl er a blai; tukeklii, tukakl., tkeklel.

tkeklel   n.poss.3s. see tkakl. tkeklel a tkakl er ngii; omelkakl er ngii.

tkeuel   tkeuel a omeliko er ngii; meliko.

tkiil   v.a.s. is to be struck with fist. tkiil a kirel el metik; tikir, tmik; diak el tkiil a chad.

tkoall   v.a.s. is to be held in palm of hand.

tkool   see tkoall. tkool a kirel el metiko; tikoueii a ngalek; tmiko a kall; meliko, tkeuel.

tkul   n.poss.3s. edge. tkul a ulebongel; tkul a daob; tkul a rael; tkul a mekesokes.

tkul a blai   expression. corner of the house.

tkul a cheldukl   expression. edge of the dock.

tkul a daob   expression. edge of the ocean.

tkul a mekesokes   expression. edge of the yard.

tkul a rael   expression. edge or side of the road.

tkul a tebel   expression. edge of the table.

Tirkal ngalk er a skuul a meral mekedung, te meruu a komi er a tkul a rael. The kids from school are so well behaved, they are picking up the trash on the sides of the road.

tkul a blai   expression. corner of the house.

tkul a cheldukl   expression. edge of the dock.

tkul a daob   expression. edge of the ocean.

tkul a mekesokes   expression. edge of the yard.

tkul a rael   expression. edge or side of the road.

tkul a tebel   expression. edge of the table.

tmaiu   v.pf.3p.inan. see melaiu. tmaiu a melaiu; tmaiu a bedengel; toiuii a medal; tiuel.

tmak₁   v.i. get aboard. tmak a ngmasech; doiderekl; mla tmak er a mlai; tmak er a skoki.

tmak₂   tmak a merderd; tmak er a ochil; tmak er ngii; sorechii; merderd.

tmaku   v.pf.3s. see melaku.

tmam   n.poss.1pe. see tut.

tmaod   v.pf.3p.inan. see melaod. tmaod a melaod el oba taod; tmodii a kelel; tmaod a mekebud; todel.

tmark   v.pf.3p.inan. see merark.

tmat   v.pf.3p.inan. see melat. tmat a melat; smodel, totengii a bail; tetengel.

tmau   v.pf.3p.inan. see melau. tmau a melau; tour; tmau er a mekeald; teul a such.

tmaut   v.erg. (spear, gun etc.) get aimed at and hit target; (fire) get lighted; (job) get started; (vehicle etc.) get hooked; (fishing line, anchor etc.) get stuck; (shouting) arise; get seduced into adultery. tmaut a taut; telburech e tmaut; tutel er a burech; subechii er ngii.

 Ng mla tmaut a diu. Some shouting has begun.

 Ng mla tmaut a ngau. The fire has started up.

 Ng mla tmaut a oak. The anchor has gotten stuck.

Tmel   see Ngetmel.

tmelang   v.s. prone to fellating; be homosexual. tmelang a melang.

tmeleches   interj. stuff it. (refers to when the foreskin is pulled back behind the head of the penis).

tmetengii   v.pf.3s. see meleteu. tmetengii a meleteu er ngii; rullii el mo meteteu.

tmeteu   v.pf.3p.inan. see meleteu. tmeteu a meleteu; tmeteu a ngerir.

tmiid   v.i. ejaculate (into or onto); reach climax or orgasm.

tmik₁   v.pf.3p.inan. see melik.

tmik₂   tmik a melik; lmuut el meliokl a marek el ongraol; tmik a beliisch el kukau.

tmiko   v.pf.3p.inan. see meliko. tmiko a meliko; tikouii a ngalek; tmiko a dait, tkil a babier.

tmilech   v.pf.3p.inan. see melilech. tmilech a melilech; tilechii a dubech; tmilech a ochil er a ulaol; telechel.

tminget   v.pf.3p.inan. see melinget. tminget a melinget a chemars; tminget a butiliang; tngetel.

tmit   v.pf.3p.inan. see melit. tmit a melit; titil a mengur.

tmitai   see toitai.

tmitech   v.pf.3p.inan. see melitech. tmitech a melitech; locha titech; titechii, tmitech a osib; titechel.

tmiu₁   n.poss.2p. see tut.

tmiu₂   v.pf.3p.inan. see meliu. tmiu a meliu; telkool er a chimal.

tmiud   v.pf.3p.inan. see meliud. tmiud a meliud; meliud er a bobai; tiuedii a brak; tudel a sangdiang.

tmoched₁   v.pf.3p.inan. see meloched. tmoched a meloched; techedel a such a mla tmoched a chimak.

tmoched₂   v.i. give up. tmoched a tmurk a rengul er a urreor; ak mla tmoched er a meringel el urreor.

beketechetoched   v.s.redup. giving up easily.

oltoched   v.caus. make (person) give up. oltoched a olturekreng, tmoched, mekngit el omerreder a oltochedchad.

otechedall   v.a.s. is to be made to give up. otechedall a kirel el motoched; otechedii, oltoched er ngii er a meringel el tekoi; rullii el tmoched, diak el ungil el otechedall a chad.

otechedii   v.pf.3s. otechedii a oltoched er ngii.

otoched   v.pf.3p.inan. otoched a oltoched; olturek reng, otechedii a chad, otechedel.

ultechedii   v.pf.3s.past.

ultoched   v.pf.3p.inan.past.

ultoched   v.r.s. made to give up.

tmochii   v.pf.3s. see melooch. tmochii a melooch er ngii.

tmodii   v.pf.3s. see melaod. tmodii a melaod er ngii.

tmoech   v.i. emerge or come out from (forest, field, etc.). tmoech a ngmoech er a bitang; tmoech er a metetoech; techel. er a rebai. Cf. techall, metetoech, oltoech.

tmoech er a beluu   expression. come out from (forest, field, etc.) into village.

 A oles a tiluu er a chimak el tmoech er a bitang. The knife pierced my hand and came out the other side.

 Ng di mlo merek el mengedecheduch a Wilbur e a ngelekel a sib a tmoech. Wilbur finished talking and the lambs came out.

tmoech er a beluu   expression. come out from (forest, field, etc.) into village.

tmongakl   v.pf.3p.inan. see melongakl. tmongakl a melongakl; locha er bab.

tmongeklii   tmongklii a melongakl er ngii.

tmongklii   v.pf.3s. see melongakl.

tmooch   v.pf.3p.inan. see melooch. tmooch a melooch a cheremel el babii.

tmorech   v.i. slip; slide. tmorech a torech; kmoll a ochil el moubuu; terechel er a ketiterachel.

bekititerachel   v.s.redup. slippery; slimy. bekititerachel a meaiu e ngebudel el soad el tmorch er ngii; ketiterachel el rael. [syn: ketiterachel. ketiterachel a meaiu e ngebudel; rael a ketiterachel. ]

tmouch   v.pf.3p.inan. see melouch. tmouch a melouch; melai a ramek; tmouch a ramek; touchii a kebui, tuchel a kebui.

tmuchel   v.pf.3p.inan. see meluchel. tmuchel a meluchel; olab a klalo er a bdelul; tmuchel a kall; tuchelii a til, techelel a kall.

tmudii   see tiudii. tmudii a tiuedii; meliud er ngii.

tmuich   v.pf.3p.inan. see meluich. tmuich a meluich; tmuich a medal; tichel a mad.

tmuil   n. area where yard ends and bush begins. [syn: dmuil. dmuil a medal a blai; beruadel a nguu a chad er a dmuil; dmilel. tmuir]

dmilel   n.poss.3s. dmilel a dmuil er ngii el blai.

mad el tmuil   expression. looking for or expecting someone to come.

tmuir   see tmuil.

tmuk   v.pf.3p.inan. see meluk. tmuk a meluk; tmuk a klemanget; tukur a teu; osiik er a teu me a klemangel; tkul.

 Ak mla tmuk a kloklel a kleblilliu er aike el beluu el dirk medechel me aike el beluu el mla mengai. I have assigned as the possession of your tribes the land of the nations that are still left, as well as of all the nations that I have already conquered.

tmungd   v.pf.3p.inan. see melungd. tmungd a melungd; tungd a mla tmungd a ochik.

tmungel   see tmungl.

tmungl   v.pf.3p.inan. see melungl. tmungl a melungl; ungil el iis a tmungl a bau; turengur a bul; tenglel.

tmur   n. first month of Palauan year. tmur a kot el buil er a rak er a Belau.

tmurk   v.t. (boat) hit into/against; get argued down; show (someone) wrong by arguing; moor (boat) against jetty; poke (with finger; etc.); lose argument; run into obstacle and fail to move further; do as much as possible but still fail. tmurk a mo subechii er ngii; mlai a mla tmurk er a cheldukl; ert a tureka er a beluu.

tmurk a rengul   expression. satiated; fed up with.

turkii   v.i. hit against; go around in a rush.

 Ak mla tmurk er a omelekoi el mo er tir. I've done as much talking to them as I can (with no results)./I've had it with talking to them.

tmurk a rengul   expression. satiated; fed up with.

tmut₁   v.t. suck on (breast; thumb; candy); suck (milk). tmut a melmotm a tut; ngalek a tmut a tul a delal; tetul a tut.

metut   v.erg.

telut   v.r.s. sucked on. telut a mla metut; tolochoi a mla tmut el okngemed; tutur a tul.

tiltur   v.pf.3s.past.

tilut   v.pf.3p.inan.past.

tmut   v.pf.3p.inan. tmut a melmotm a tut; ngalek a tmut a tul a delal; tetul a tut.

tutur   v.pf.3s. tutur a tmut er ngii el tut.

tmut₂   v.pf.3p.inan. see tmut. tmut a melmotm a tut; ngalek a tmut a tul a delal; tetul a tut.

tmut er a bechos   expression. suck on one's thumb.

tmutk   v.pf.3p.inan. see melutk. tmutk a melutk; tmutk a mengur; tutkii a iedel, tetkel a mengur.

tmuu   v.i. enter. tmuu a soiseb; tmuu er a blai; otungii er a chelsel; otuu, otungel. Cf. tuangel.

tmuu er a rengul   expression. (something) occurs to (person)/enters (person's) mind.

 Alii! Be mtuu! Hello! Come in!

 Te ultirii me ng obekall el tmuu er a chereomel. They chased him so he was driven into the jungle.

 Ke mla tmuu er a baketengel a Toki. You've fallen for everything Toki says./Toki really has you on a string.

tmuu er a rengul   expression. (something) occurs to (person)/enters (person's) mind.

tngakireng   n. act of making a peace offering. tngakireng a melngakl a rengul; meluluuch, msa udoud el orellel a reng; tingakl, tngeklel.

tngakl   n. peace offering. tngakl a melngakireng; omudech; tngakireng. Cf. melngakl.

tngeklel   n.poss.3s. tngeklel a melngakl er a rengul.

tngeklel a rengul   expression. peace offering for someone.

tnged   n. mistreatment. tnged a outnged; oumekngit, oudebsochel, diak el ungil a ngerel me a medal er a chad.

outnged   v.t. mistreat. outnged a omdingel; oungeroel el diak a ungil el omelekingel; metitur el melaiu er a ngalek; isingel a smau el outnged.

tngekill   v.a.s. see melngakl. tngekill a kirel el metngakl; kirel el mengunguuch; tingeklii a rengul a meltord; locha tngakireng; tngeklel.

tngeklel   n.poss.3s. see tngakl. tngeklel a melngakl er a rengul.

tngeklel a rengul   expression. peace offering for someone.

tngekll   v.a.s. is to be appeased or consoled.

tnger   n. the shallow area of the reef alongside the deep water. tnger a ulekabes el meched; meched el ulekabes er a toachel. Kabes el meched.

olachitnger   n. fables; morals; guiding principles. Like the rules of the reef where a canoe must be guided carefully.

ollachidnger   n. example or model to be followed (e.g., heroes of the past).

tngetall   see tingetall.

tngetel   n.poss.3s. see tinget. tngetel a tinget er ngii; melinget.

tngetngel   tngetngel a omelngot er ngii; melngot.

tngetngudel   tngetngudel a beketertord; metord er a di beot el tekoi.

tngetungel   tngetungel a siokel; kirel el metngot; tungetngii; tungot a brak tngetngel.

tngotel   see tingetall.

toachel   n. area of deep water; passage. toachel a dmolech el chei el oumellemau; Toachelmid.

tochelel   n.poss.3s. tochelel a toachel er ngii el beluu.

Toachelmid   n. passage in Koror. Toachelmid a toachel er a Ngeremid.

Toachelmlengui   n. passage in Ngeremlengui. Toachelmlengui a toachel er a Ngeremlengui.

Toachelroachel   n. passage in Ngeremlengui named as such because Iluochel, who was very whimsical, decided on the spur of the moment to enter Ngeremlengui and visit there. Cf. roachel.

toadel   v.a.s. (sardines) are to be caught between prongs of a spear. taodel a kirel el metaod; tmaod a mekebud, tmodii a kall, melaod, todel.

tobal   v.pf.3p.inan. see melebal. tobal a melebal; melemall, tobelengii a chad el ousbech a olai; ouelai; tobal a klalo, tebelengel.

tobdii   v.pf.3s. see melabd. tobdii a melabd er ngii.

tobedang   v.i.inch. is starting to emerge. tobedang a mla tuobed; merolang; mlai a tobedang; tebedel.

tobedechad   n. part of mourning ceremony. tobedechad a ta er a telengtengil a kemeldiil; deleb a direke teloi er a rechad.

tobedechelid   n. part of mourning ceremony. tobedchelid a ta er a telengtengil a kemeldiil; deleb a mocha teloi er a rdeleb.

tobedrarebai   tobedrarebai a dil el bechiil e motitech er a ta er a redil; mo diak el bechiil a tuobed er a rebai.

tobedung   v.pred. see tuobed. tobedung a kmeed el tuobed, merolung, mlai a tobedung; tebedel.

tobekii   v.pf.3s. see melabek. tobekii a melabek er ngii; tebekel.

toberall   v.pf.3p.inan. see melberall. toberall a tobek a medal; tobiall.

toberechelii   v.pf.3s. see melberechel. toberechelii a meleberechel er ngii el oungeroel; teberechelel.

toberelli   v.pf.3s. see melberall.

tobiall   v.pf.3p.inan. see melebiall. tobiall a melebiall a medal.

tobtebur   v.pf.3s. see melebtib. tobtebur a melebtib er ngii; tebtib.

tobtib   v.pf.3p.inan. see melebtib. tobtib a melebtib, tbetbil.

tochall   v.a.s. is to be pre-chewed.

tochebii₁   v.pf.3s. see melecheb. tochebii a melecheb er ngii el belsiich.

tochebii₂   v.pf.3s. see melacheb. tochebii a melacheb er ngii; ngikel a mla tochebii a ochik; techebel.

toched   n. thorn or pricker (of plant). toched a kedorem el klalo; oloched el ngar er a such; techedel a biskang, techedel a meradel. Cf. outoched, utoched.

techedel   n.poss.3s. techedel a toched er ngii el biskang.

techedel a biskang   expression. barbs at back of spearhead.

techedel a meradel   expression. thorn of orange tree.

tochedii   v.pf.3s. see meloched.  tochedii a meloched er ngii; techedel.

tochedulik   n. thorny bush or vine; cat's claw. tochedulik a ta er a bedengel a besebes er a oreomel el beritechetoched.

tochel   n.poss.3s. see taoch. tochel a taoch er ngii.

tochelbii   v.pf.3s. see melecholb. tochelbii a melecholb er ngii; techelbel.

tochelel   n.poss.3s. see toachel. tochelel a toachel er ngii el beluu.

tochetech   v.pf.3p.inan. see melechetech.  tochetech a melechetech; misii a beluu; tochetechii a beluu.

tochetechii   v.pf.3s. see melechetech. tochetechii a omelechetech er ngii; roitechetechii, misii a oreomel; tochetechii a beluu.

tocholb   v.pf.3p.inan. see melecholb. tocholb a melecholb el okngemed a ralm; techelbel.

todai   n. (Jap.) lighthouse.

todel   n.poss.3s. see taod. todel a taod er ngii el biskang.

toechel₁   v.a.s. (compost) is to be made.

toechel₂   n.a.s. Nipa palm; (plant used for making roof).

toechelel   n.poss.3s.

toechelel   n.poss.3s. see toechel.

toeot   toeot a meleot; toetii a blai, toeot a kerrekar; teteel.

toetii   toetii a meleot er ngii.

toi   n. channel or passage between Rock Islands. toi a delongelel a chelebacheb.

toilalech   n. taro vine. toilalech a ta er a bedengel a besebes el meklou a llel.

toilbeluu   toilbeluu a mekekerei el beluu.

Toilechuil   n. area between Koror and Ngemelachel.

toitai   v.pf.3p.inan. see melitai. toitai a melitai; toitai a bduu; titiul.

toitiur   v.pf.3s. see melitai. toitiur a melitai er ngii; titiul a bduu.

toiualech   v.pf.3p.inan. see meliualech. toiualech a meliualech; toiuelechii a iedel; tiuelechel.

toiuelechii   v.pf.3s. see meliualech. toiuelechii a meliualech er ngii.

toiuii   v.pf.3s. see melaiu. toiuii a melaiu er ngii; tiuel a bdelul el meringel.

tokas   (Jap.) make (something) melt.

tokau   v.pf.3p.inan. see melekau.

tokedengarech   v.s. (bowl; plate; etc.) slightly rounded/nearly flat.

tokedengarech a btil   expression. (woman) having well-positioned vagina.

toker   (Jap.) melt; die of embarrassment.

 Ak kmal mlo merur me ak di kileed el toker. I was so ashamed I thought I'd die.

toketek   v.pf.3p.inan. see meleketek. toketek a meleketek; toketekii a blai; teketekel a kall.

toketekii   v.pf.3s. see meleketek. toketekii a meleketek er ngii; teketekel.

toketok   v.s.redup. prone to quarreling or arguing. toketok a smau el outokotok; medecherecher a ngerel; meringel el mesaod, teloketok. Cf. klautoketok.

kautoketok   v.recip.redup. quarrel or argue with each other; have a spat.

outoketok   v.t. have an argument; quarrel or spat with; talk back at. outoketok a melekoi el meringel; outoketok el soal mesaod a tekoi; diak el orrenges; toketok, teloketekengel.

 A Sam a kautoketok ngii me a Pat. Sam and Pat are quarrelling.

tokingii   v.pf.3s. talk to someone for purpose of discipline or persuasion. tokingii a melekoi er ngii; tokingii tiei me tiei; smodii tiei me tiei; soal el melekoi.

tokingiterir   v.pf.3p. talk to people for purpose of discipline or persuasion.

tokoia   (Jap.) barber.

toktang   n. (Eng.) doctor. toktang a chad el omes e omkar a secher.

 Ng kmal kirem el mereched el mo mesa a toktang. You should see a doctor as soon as possible.

Ng kmal kirem el momsa a toktang. You really should see a doctor.

Mdengchokl, e ki bo mesa a toktang. Sit and wait your turn while we go see the

A toktang er ngak a dilul kmo ngkirek lolengeask era omengelek era sar. My doctor said to cut down on my salt intake.

tokuau   v.pf.3p.inan. see melekuau. tokuau a melekuau; telekuau; tokuau a kall e merael.

tokubets   (Jap.: tokubetsu) especially.

tokuir   v.pf.3s. see melekuau. tokuir a melekuau er ngii; telekuau.

tokuni   (Jap.) especially; particularly.

tolbengii   v.pf.3s. see mellib. tolbengii a mellib er ngii; telbengel.

tolchingel   n.poss.3s. see tolechoi. tolchingel a tolechoi er ngii.

tolchoi   n. baby.

tolechoi   n. baby. tolechoi a kekerei el ngalek; dirke mlechell el ngalek; tolchingel.

ngelekek el tolechoi   expression. my baby.

tolchingel   n.poss.3s. tolchingel a tolechoi er ngii.

 Ng mo mesang a tolechoi. He will see a particular baby/some baby/the baby.

 Ng mo omes er a tolechoi. He will watch a particular baby/some baby/the baby.

tolekngel   n.poss.3s. see toluk. tolekngel a toluk er ngii.

toletii   v.pf.3s. see meleot.

tolib   tolib a mellib; mla tolib a belatong; telbengel.

tollib   v.pf.3p.inan. see mellib.

tolot   v.pf.3p.inan. see meleot.

toluk   n. Palauan money in form of plate or tray of turtle shell. toluk a cheluib er a uel el belatong.

tolekngel   n.poss.3s. tolekngel a toluk er ngii.

tomall   v.pf.3p.inan. see melemall. tomall a melemall; toruud, mla tomellii a blai; tomall a udoud er a beluu; temellel.

Ak meral medakd a telulchoid. Ngdi tomall a deleongel e merkong. Im scared of gossip. It ruins relationships.

  tomato   n. (Jap. < Eng.?) tomato. tomato a dellomel el kall a rdechel.

tomeii   tomeii a tomir; metom er ngii; ak mla tomeii a ngerek e dmu a berotel el tekoi.

tomellii   v.pf.3s. see melemall. tomellii a melemall er ngii; temellel.

tomer   (Jap.) stop (blood, car, person, etc); restrain (stop a person from doing something, stop bleeding, stop a car).

 Ak mle tomer er a ngelekek me ng diak lolamech a dekool. I stopped my child from smoking cigarettes.

tometemii   v.pf.3s. see melemotem. tometemii a melemotem er ngii; temetemel.

tometemur   v.pf.3s. see melemtam.

tometii   v.pf.3s. see melamet. tometii a melamet er ngii; temetel.

tomii   v.pf.3s. see metom. tomii a tomir.

tomir   see tomii. tomir a metom er ngii; tomii; mla tomir a bduu; temeel.

tomkii   v.pf.3s. see melamk. tomkii a melamk er ngii; tuamk a chesemel; tomkii a babii; temkel.

tomotem   v.pf.3p.inan. see melemotem. tomotem a melemotem; temetemel a kerrekar.

tomtam   v.pf.3p.inan. see melemtam. tomtam a melemtam; temtemul a kall.

tomtemur   tomtemur a melemtam er ngii; temtemul a kelel.

tongang   (Jap.) squash.

tongekill   v.a.s. is to be put or thrown up high.

  tonget₁   n. poisonous tree in mango family.  tonget a ta er a bedengel a kerrekar el ongut; mechut er a tonget.

tonget₂   v.pf.3p.inan. see melenget.

tongetengii₁   v.pf.3s. see melenget.

tongetengii₂   v.pf.3s. see melenget. tongetengii a melenget er ngii.

tongetngelel   n.poss.3s. see tongetongel. tongetngelel a tongetongel er ngii.

tongetongel   v.s.redup. noseless. tongetongel a telemall a isngel; mekngit a omelekingel, tongetngelel.

tongetngelel   n.poss.3s. tongetngelel a tongetongel er ngii.

tongetonget   v.s.redup. having a blocked nose or nasalized tone.

tongetonget   v.s.redup. having a blocked nose or nasalized tone.

tongklel   tongklel a omelongakl er ngii; melongakl.

tongklii   tongklii a melongakl er ngii; tongklel.

torak   n. (Jap. < Eng.) truck.

torakl   v.pf.3p.inan. see merrakl.

torangk   (Eng.) trunk; suitcase.

torengkel   n.poss.3s.

torar   n. two crossing struts holding ulai of outrigger tight. torar a klekedellel a mlai er a daob.

tord   n. irritation; frustration; disappointment. tord a metord; metemall a rengul; mo mekngit a rengul; terdel.

terdam   n.poss.1pe.

terded   n.poss.1pi.

terdek   n.poss.1s.

terdel   n.poss.3s. terdel a tord er ngii; metord.

terdel a Toki er a bechil   expression. Toki's disappointment because of her husband.

terdem   n.poss.2s.

terdir   n.poss.3p.

terdiu   n.poss.2p.

tordeterir   v.pf.3p.human. see melord.

tordii   v.pf.3s. see melord. tordii a melord er ngii; tomellii a rengul.

torebengii   v.pf.3s. see merrob. torebengii a omosech er ngii; merrob er ngii; rullii el mo diak; terebengel.

 Ak mo torebengii a ngibeserreng er kau. I will put a stop to your lust.

torech₁   n. inedible vine (Ipomoea gracilis). torech a ta er a bedengel a besebes el kall a llel.

menga a torech   expression. Palauan money without much value.

torech₂   torech a tmorech; llaokreng a torech er a redil.

torech₃   torech a nganget er a ilteet; meteet mo bechiil er a olbetingel el beluu.

torech₄   torech a tmorech er a ketiterachel.

torech er a redil   Ngengeterir a redil er a ilteet a bo el bechiil er a olebetingel el beluu.

torekakl   see torrekakl. torekakl a merrekakl; diak longedmokl; torkeklii a beches el mlai; terekeklel.

torekeklii   see torrekeklii. torekeklii a merrekakl er ngii.

toreklii   v.pf.3s. see merrakl. toreklii a merrakl er ngii; tereklel.

torel   n.poss.3s. see taor. torel a taor er ngii.

torengkel   n.poss.3s. see torangk.

torib   v.s. loose; out of balance; uncoordinated (esp., when walking). torib a melekor; omitech a omerolel; omekbita a lorael; torib a ochil.

torkeklii   see torrekeklii.

torkii   v.pf.3s. see merark.

torob   v.pf.3p.inan. see merrob. torob a omosech; merrob, torbengii er a mo er a skuul; torob a mlai; terebengel.

torrekakl   v.pf.3p.inan. see merrekakl.

torrekeklii   v.pf.3s. see merrekakl.

torudii   v.pf.3s. see merruud. torudii a meruud er ngii; terudel.

toruud   v.pf.3p.inan. see merruud. toruud a merruud; melemall; mla toruud a mlai; torudii a blai; terudel.

toseng   (Jap.) ferry-boat.

totau   n. cords tied from kemetal of outrigger (through olotoangel, and back to kemetal). totau a kerreel el orreked; melechet er a kemtai er a mlai er a daob; totongel a mlai.

totongel   n.poss.3s. totongel a totau er ngii el mlai.

totechii   v.pf.3s. see melotech.

totekakl   v.pf.3p.inan. see meltekakl. totekakl a meltekakl; toteklii a dui; totekakl a liel a tuu; teteklel.

totekeklii   v.pf.3s. see meltekakl.

toteklii   toteklii a meltekakl er a dui; teteklel.

totengii   v.pf.3s. see melat. totengii a melat er ngii.

totongel   n.poss.3s. see totau. totongel a totau er ngii el mlai.

touch   n. foot disease (involving warts). touch a rakd er a cherouel a oach; tuchel.

tuchel   n.poss.3s.

touchakl   touchakl a diak lolemolem er a omerolel; touchakl er a ta er a rael; otucheklii; tucheklel.

touechel₁   touechel a dellomel el usbechall el chado er a blai.

touechel₂   v.a.s. touechel a kirel el metouch; kirel el mengai; melouch a dui, tmouch a touechel; tuchel a dui.

toukouk   toukouk a melukouk; meledaes, toukukii a oreomel; tokouk a rael; tukukel.

toukukii   v.pf.3s. see melukouk. toukukii a melukouk er ngii; tukukel.

tour   v.pf.3s. see melau. tour a melau er ngii; teul a such.

Trinidad   n. (Spa.) Holy Trinity.

trir   n.poss.3p. see tut.

trombetang   n. (Eng.) trumpet; bugle. trombetang klekedall er a omengitakl; tumetum; outerombetang.

outrombetang   v.i. play trumpet. outrombetang a olengaok er a trombetang.

tsesa   (Eng.) chaser; snack to accompany beer.

tsiak   n. (Jap.: chakku) zipper.

tsienz   v.t. (Eng.) change; replace.

tsiok   (Eng.) chalk.

tsiokkolet   (Eng.) chocolate.

tsios   (Jap.) condition.

tsios er a mlai   expression. condition of car's engine.

tsios er ngak   expression. my (physical) condition.

tsioselengel   n.poss.3s.

 Ng mekngit a tsios er a delek. My stomach feel funny.

tsios er a mlai   expression. condition of car's engine.

tsios er ngak   expression. my (physical) condition.

tsioselengel   n.poss.3s. see tsios.

tsitsibando   (Jap.) brassiere.

tsiub   see tsiubu. (Jap.)

tsiubu   n. (Jap. < Eng.) inner tube. [syn: tsiub]

tsiui   v.t. (Jap.) be careful; warn (someone); watch out for (one's behavior).

tsizim   (Jap.) shrink.

tskamaer   see skamaer.

tskareter   see skareter.

tskemono   see skemono.

tsubame   (Jap.) barn swallow.

tsuingam   (Eng.) chewing gum.

tsukemono   see skemono. (Jap.)

tsunami   (Jap.) tidal wave.

tsurubasi   (Jap.) pick-axe.

tuab   v.i. (moon) become new; make short visit; drop in or by; appear, succeed; accomplish. tuab a di telkib el dengchokl; otebengii, touchakl el olengull e merolung; ak di ultab e merael.

tuab a osengel   expression. notice; catch view or sight of; have one's attention attracted to.

 A bilas a me tuab e merolung. The boat will stop for a short while and then go on.

 Ke mo sumes e diak bo mtab. You won't get anywhere (lit., you'll become (as thin as) a stick and (still) not succeed).

tuab a osengel   expression. notice; catch view or sight of; have one's attention attracted to.

tuabd   v.pf.3p.inan. see melabd. tuabd a melabd; melai a buld; tuabd a budel a kerrekar, tobdii a telebudel; tebdel a kerrekar.

tuabek   v.pf.3p.inan. see melabek. tuabek a melabek; mla tuabek a mechut el bilel me a bilek; tebekel.

tuacheb   v.pf.3p.inan. see melacheb. tuacheb a melacheb; meas a mla tuacheb a chimal; tochebii a ochik; techebel.

tuad   n.poss.1pi. see tuu.

tuak   n.poss.1s. see tuu.

tual   n.poss.3s. see tuu. tual a dellemelel el tuu.

tuam   n.poss.2s. see tuu.

tuamet   v.pf.3p.inan. see melamet. tuamet a melamet; omeklemalt; ekebil a mla tuamet a chiul; tometii a rengul; temetel a reng.

tuamk   v.pf.3p.inan. see melamk. tuamk a melamk; melai a busech; tomkii, tuamek a chesemel; temkel.

tuang   n. type of dog. tuang a bilis.

tuangel   n. entrance; door. tuangel a siseball er a blai; tungelel. Cf. outuangel.

tungelam   n.poss.1pe.

tungeled   n.poss.1pi.

tungelek   n.poss.1s.

tungelel   n.poss.3s. tungelel a tuangel er ngii; sisebellel.

tungelem   n.poss.2s.

tungelir   n.poss.3p.

tungeliu   n.poss.2p.

 Ak remurt el mo er a tuangel. I'm running to the door.

Ng kleim a tuangel er ngii. It has five doors.

tub   n. spit; saliva. tub a kikiongel el tuobed a ngor; tbal, melub er a olbaol; tubar a chutem.

tbad   n.poss.1pi.

tbak   n.poss.1s.

tbal   n.poss.3s. tbal a tub er ngii; melub.

tbam   n.poss.2s.

tbmam   n.poss.1pe.

tbmiu   n.poss.2p.

tbrir   n.poss.3p.

tubar   v.pf.3s. see melub. tubar a melub er ngii.

tubchebachel   v.s. wide; large.

tubechad   tubechad a mekngit el blebael; tubechad el chad.

tubechebachel   tubechebachel a klou el ulk; tubechebachel el klidm; tubechebachel el chedecholl; diak el telngudel.

tubechii   v.pf.3s. see melubech. tubechii a melubech er ngii.

tubedobed   tubedobed a orreched el merekui; klou a bedechel; outubedobed a kall; tubedebedii a odoim; tubedobed er a cheldecheduch.

tuberberek   see tiberberek.

tubereberek   tubereberek a obereberek; tubereberek el ked.

Tublai   n. name of clan in Ngerard.

tubokl   v.pf.3s. see melubokl.

tuboklnguches   v.s. cowardly. tuboklnguches a kesemesemek e bedelkall; klsesechebuul.

tuchakl₁   v.pf.3p.inan. see meluchakl.

tuchakl₂   v.i. take detour, drop in or by; stop by.

tuchukill   n. detour; side road.

tucheklii   v.pf.3s. see meluchakl.

tuchel   n.poss.3s. see touch.

tuchelbakl₁   v.pf.3p.inan. see melechelbakl. tuchelbakl a melechelbakl er a daob; tuchelbakl er a ralm; techelbeklel.

tuchelbakl₂   v.i. dive.

tuchelbakl el mo er a eou   expression. dive down (into the water).

tuchelbakl el mo er a eou   expression. dive down (into the water).

tuchelbeklii   v.pf.3s. see melechelbakl. tuchelbeklii a melechelbakl er ngii.

tucheleklii   v.pf.3s. see melechelokl. tucheleklii a melechelokl er ngii.

tuchelel   tuchelel a dellemelel el touechel.

tuchelii   v.pf.3s. see meluchel.

A mlik a lilengir a tonari er ngak e nguu el tuchelii a iedel. My neighbor borrowed my car and drove it into a mango tree.

tuchelokl   v.pf.3p.inan. see melechelokl. tuchelokl a melechelokl; techeleklel a chutem me a oreomel.

tuchemakl   v.pf.3p.inan. see melechemakl. tuchemakl a melechemakl; omekeek a ngerir; techemeklel a ngor.

tuchemeklii   v.pf.3s. see melechemakl.  tuchemeklii a melechemakl er ngii.

tucherakl   v.pf.3p.inan. see melecherakl. tucherakl a melecherakl.

tuchereklii   v.pf.3s. see melecherakl. tuchereklii a melecherakl er ngii. techereklel.

tuchetechii   v.pf.3s. see melechotech. tuchetechii a melechotech er ngii.

tuchiur   v.pf.3s. see melechui. tuchiur a melechui er ngii.

tuchotech   v.pf.3p.inan. see melechotech. tuchotech a melechotech; techetechel.

tuchui   v.pf.3p.inan. see melechui. tuchui a melechui.

tuchukill   n. detour; side road.

tud   n.poss.1pi. see tut.

tudab   n. supporting rope from one end of canoe to outrigger side of soaes. tudab a ekil el klekedellel a mlai er a daob.

tudebengel   n.poss.3s. tudebengel a tudab er ngii.

tudaol   see terudaol. tudaol a teludaol.

tudebengel   n.poss.3s. see tudab. tudebengel a tudab er ngii.

tudel   tudel a omeliud er ngii; meliud.

tuebokl   tuebokl a melubokl; merael er eou, okiu a eungel a kerrekar.

tuecheb   v.pf.3p.inan. see melecheb. tuecheb a melecheb; tuecheb a belsiich; techebel.

tuib   v.pf.3p.inan. see melib. tuib a meruul; melib a llach; tibir a urreor, tbil.

tuich   n. torch/lamp (esp. for night fishing). tuich a klekedall el meluich; tichel, belduchel el dui el omekllomes.

ched el tuich   expression. tide suitable for night fishing with torch.

tichel   n.poss.3s. tichel a tuich er ngii; meluich; omeluich er ngii.

tuichii   v.pf.3s. see meluich.

tuidel   v.a.s. is to be cut lengthwise or down the middle. tuidel a kirel metiud; meliud er ngii; tiuedii a bobai; tmiud a brak, tudel.

tuiechii   tuiechii a meluich er ngii; omekllomes.

tuikm   v.pf.3p.inan. see melikm. tuikm a melikm; mekeek a tutungir, sochesech a boes; tuikm a ngerir.

tuimd   v.pf.3p.inan. see melimd.

tuirech   n. type of trepang. tuirech a teteuirech; tuirech a cheled. [syn: tetuirech]

tuirem   v.pf.3p.inan. see merirem. tuirem a melirem; melarek; tiremii, tuirem a belatong, teremel.

tuk   n.poss.1s. see tut.

tukakl   v.pf.3p.inan. see melkakl. tukakl a melkakl; melisakl, tukeklii, tukakl a blai; tkeklel.

tukedengarech   see tokedengarech. tukedengarech a kerik; diak el delluchel; tukedengarech el belatong.

tukeklii   v.pf.3s. see melkakl. tukeklii a melkakl er ngii; tkeklel.

tuketkur   v.pf.3s. see melektuk. tukektkur a melektuk er ngii; betok el teluk; delebedebes; tketkul.

tukidolech   n. "tide gauge" eel. tukidolech a ta er a bedengel a mardingaol.

tukouk   v.pf.3p.inan. see melukouk.

tuktuk   v.pf.3p.inan. see melektuk.

tukukall₁   v.a.s. foreskin is to be pulled down.

tukukall₂   v.a.s. (land) is to be cleared. tukukall a kirel el metukouk; melukouk er ngii; toukukii a oreomel; toukouk a rael; tukukel.

tukukel    tukukel a omelukouk er ngii; melukouk.

tukur   v.pf.3s. see meluk. tukur a meluk er ngii; melebes.

tul   n.poss.3s. see tut. tul a tut er ngii el ngalek; tmut.

tulabubs   tulabubs a rekdel a buld el ua dechus.

tulatel   v.pf.3p.inan. see mellatel. tulatel a mellatel; mitokl el mo tellatel; teltelel el bedul eou.

tulechidakl   v.s. constantly gossiping. tulechidakl a tulechoid; meluchel a tekoi el mo e mei; ochidii a ngerel el omulak; ochoid a klalo; chad er a ulechoid; ochidel.

tulechidel   n.poss.3s. see tulechoid.

tulechoid   v.s. prone to gossiping. tulechoid a tulechidakl.

kautulechoid   v.recip. gossip to each other. kautulechoid a didu el kaiuechoid; outulechoid; olechoid; meluchel a tekoi el mo e mei, ochidii a beluu, ochidel.

tulechidel   n.poss.3s.

tulechoid a chimal   expression. prone to messing things up; sloppy; being overly grabby.

tulechoid a ngerel   expression. prone to gossiping; prone to being overly talkative.

tulechoid a chimal   expression. prone to messing things up; sloppy; being overly grabby.

tulechoid a ngerel   expression. prone to gossiping; prone to being overly talkative.

tulkekeed   v.s.redup. too close to each other; always near each other.

tulkur   v.pf.3s.past. see meluk.

tullabubs   n. wart.

tultelii   v.pf.3s. see mellatel. tultelii a mellatel er ngii; teltelel.

tum   n.poss.2s. see tut.

tumam   n.poss.1pe. see tuu.

tumetmengel   n.poss.3s. see tumetum. tumetmengel a tumetum er ngii.

tumetum   n. harmonica. tumetum a kelekedall er a omengitakl; tumetmengel. Cf. outumetum.

tumetmengel   n.poss.3s. tumetmengel a tumetum er ngii.

tumetum a ngerel   expression. talk too much.

tumetum a ngerel   expression. talk too much.

tumiu   n.poss.2p. see tuu.

tungakl   v.pf.3p.inan. see melngakl. tungakl a tingakl; meluluuch, melngakireng.

  tungch   n. trigger fish. tungch a ta er a bedengel a ngikel.

olik el tungch   expression. black trigger fish.

tungchibtall   n. type of trigger fish. tungchibtall a ta er a bedengel a ngikel.

 A ngerel a Droteo a ko er a ngerel a tungch. Droteo's mouth is small and narrow (like that of a trigger fish).

tungchibtal   tungchibtal ta er a bedengel a tungch.

tungchibtall   n. type of trigger fish. tungchibtall a ta er a bedengel a ngikel.

tungd   n. fishbone. tungd a mekedorem el melungd; tengdel a ngikel. Cf. melungd, olungd.

tengdel   n.poss.3s. tengdel a tungd er ngii el ngikel.

tengdel a meradel   expression. thorn of orange tree.

 Ngara me ke di tengdel? Why are you so skinny?

tungdii   v.pf.3s. see melungd. tungdii a melungd er ngii.

tungeklii   v.pf.3s. see melngakl.

tungelam   n.poss.1pe. see tuangel.

tungeled   n.poss.1pi. see tuangel.

tungelek   n.poss.1s. see tuangel.

tungelel   n.poss.3s. see tuangel. tungelel a tuangel er ngii; sisebellel.

 Tia el blil a Wilbur a mla er ngii a tungelel me ng mle sebechel a Wilbur el mo tuobed. Wilbur's pen had a gate, so Wilbur could go outside.

tungelem   n.poss.2s. see tuangel.

tungelir   n.poss.3p. see tuangel.

tungeliu   n.poss.2p. see tuangel.

tungetngii   v.pf.3s. see melngot. tungetngii a melngot er ngii.

tungl   n. sacred place. tungl a chedaol el olsechall; blil a chelid er a Belau.

tungot   v.pf.3p.inan. see melngot. tungot a melngot; osiik a kall.

tungrur   see turngur.

tuobed   v.i. come/go out of; emerge; go out fishing. tuobed a mo er a ikrel; merael el mo cheroid; tebedel. Cf. tebedall, otebedel.

kaitebetobed   v.recip.redup. come or go out together. kaitebetobed a didu el tuobed el rokui; kaitebetobed el mo ourreor, tuobd er a a mlai el rokui; tebedel.

metebetobed   v.i.redup. come or go out continually. metebetobed a blechoel e mekudem el tuobed; metebetobed er a taem er a urreor. [syn: metetebetobed]

tobedang   v.i.inch. is starting to emerge. tobedang a mla tuobed; merolang; mlai a tobedang; tebedel.

tobedung   v.pred. tobedung a kmeed el tuobed, merolung, mlai a tobedung; tebedel.

tuobed a rengul   expression. one's real feelings come out.

tuobed er skuul   expression. leave or get out of school (e.g., after completing one's education).

 Bo mtobed er tiang! Get out of here!

 Ng tilobed a delbengel. He was scared stiff or scared out of his wits.

 Ng tuobed a chaidirengul. His deepest feelings come out (clearly).

 Ng tuobed a kllek. The food I just ate feels like it's going to come up.

 Ng tuobed a ngbesel. He's drooling.

 Ng tuobed a rengul. His real feelings come out or show.

 Ng tuobed a skel a Droteo. A search for Droteo is begun.

 a mekngit el ralm er a sewer el me tuobed er se er a Ongedei me a Ongeuang el Ureor er tia el mlo merek el sandei the bad sewer water that came out on Wednesday and Thursday of last week

 Tia el blil a Wilbur a mla er ngii a tungelel me ng mle sebechel a Wilbur el mo tuobed. Wilbur's pen had a gate, so Wilbur could go outside.
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tuobed a delbengel   expression. scared stiff; scared out of one's wits.

tuobed a rengul   expression. one's real feelings come out.

tuobed er a rebai   see tuobed. Redil el bechiil a motitech er a ta er a redil el me bechiil.

tuobed er skuul   expression. leave or get out of school (e.g., after completing one's education).

tuom   v.pf.3p.inan. see metom. tuom a metom; orebet, mla tuom a klalo; tomir a mesei, tuom a chutem; temeel er a chutem.

tuong   v.i. come/go out; go to the toilet. tuong a chemei, tong, ungil omengelel a ungil el tuong.

Turang   n. legendary figure who delivered baby naturally for first time. Turang a ourrot er a Ngesechei el ulechotii a cheroll.

turang   n. coconut with yellow-white fronds and husks. turang a ta er a bedengel a lius; klebokel el ririamel a rdechel.

  turangelbang   n. type of goatfish. turangelbang a ta er a bedengel a bang el ngikel.

turcheklii   v.pf.3s. see melcherakl.

turech₁   n. sound of stamping. turech a omerreturech; terechel a ouach er a ulaol; merurech, merreturech.

terechel   n.poss.3s. terechel a turech er ngii; beterturech.

turech₂   n. urine. turech a bau; beterturech; bul a chemochem.

beketurech   v.s.redup. smell like urine. beketurech a bul a turech; beterturech, terechel. [syn: beketerturech]

beterturech   v.s.redup. smell of urine. beterturech a bau; bul a turech; chemochem.

turechii   v.pf.3s. see merurech.

turek   turek a olturek, olengit er a kengei; oterekel.

turekerkel   turekerkel a turekorek; olterkorek a omerolel.

turekorek   v.s. twisted; crooked; awry. turekorek a chebirukel; diak el melemalt; olterekorek a omerolel; turekerkel.

turekum   turekum a klekool; turrekum a mengisemsum a cheldingel; "turekum turekum el di mellasech".

turengur   turengur a melungl er ngii; tmungl a ungil el bau; melungl er a bechochod; tunglii a bul; tenglel a bau.

turir   n.poss.3p. see tuu.

turk   v.s. satiated; fed up with. [syn: turk a rengul]

turk a rengul   see turk.

turkii   v.i. hit against; go around in a rush.

turm   (Ger.: turm) church tower; steeple.

turngur   v.pf.3s. see melungl.

turrekong   n. anything held onto.

turrukum   n. child's game in which finger is grasped or stick is twirled between palms of hand.

turturek   turturek a chelellakl; kedung el chad.

turturk   v.s. (animal) tame; (person) quiet.

turturk medeomel   expression. (child) well-behaved, diligent, etc. in presence of parents, but naughty otherwise.

turturk medeomel   expression. (child) well-behaved, diligent, etc. in presence of parents, but naughty otherwise.

turturkmedeomel   see turturk. turturkmedeomel a chelellakl e lmuk e di remuul a meklou el delengerenger.

turumoch   v.s. having a flat nose.

tut   n. breast; baby bottle; bosom. tut a klekedellel a chelechad; tut a kelir a retolechoi; otutur a ngalek; tul. Cf. ketut.

medal a tut   expression. breast nipple; nipple of baby-bottle.

osechel a tut   expression. milk from breast.

tmam   n.poss.1pe.

tmiu   n.poss.2p.

trir   n.poss.3p.

tud   n.poss.1pi.

tuk   n.poss.1s.

tul   n.poss.3s. tul a tut er ngii el ngalek; tmut.

tum   n.poss.2s.

uchul a tut   expression. lower chest.

 A Toki a mengib er a ngelekel er a tut. Toki is weaning her child (from the breast).

tutam   n.poss.1pe. see taut.

tutau₁   n. morning; this morning. tutau a ngesechel a sils el mo sueleb; ungil tutau; tutungang. Cf. omektutau.

a letutau   expression. mornings; in the morning.

er a elecha el tutau   expression. this morning.

er a tutau er a klukuk   expression. tomorrow morning.

tutau   n. Palau morning bird.

tutau   v.s. be morning.

tutungang   v.s.inch. is becoming or getting to be morning.

ungil el tutau   expression. good morning.

 Ng tutungang, me ke merolang. It's getting to be morning, so you'd better be leaving.

  tutau₂   n. Palau morning bird.

tutau₃   v.s. be morning.

tuted   n.poss.1pi. see taut.

tutek   n.poss.1s. see taut.

tutel   n.poss.3s. see taut. tutel a taut er ngii; beketaut er a burech; tutel er a brechel a ngikel.

tutem   n.poss.2s. see taut.

tutir   n.poss.3p. see taut.

tutiu   n.poss.2p. see taut.

tutk₁   n. pointer; pole (for picking fruit). tutk a kaiu el melutk; oltkel.

tetkel   n.poss.3s. tetkel a omelutk er ngii; melutk.

tutk₂   n. wart on sole of foot; disease of kebui leaves. tutk a rakd el duubech a cheroel a ouach; tetkel a ochil.

tutk   v.s. (kebui leaves) diseased.

tutk₃   v.s. (kebui leaves) diseased.

tutketerir   v.pf.3p.human. see melutk.

tutkid   v.pf.1p.incl. see melutk.

tutkii   v.pf.3s. see melutk. tutkii a melutk er ngii.

tutungabek₁   tutun a bek el charm el ko er a maidui.

tutungabek₂   tutungabek a secherel a buld; mengebengabek e meringel.

tutungam   n. type of lizard.

tutungang   v.s.inch. is becoming or getting to be morning.

 Ng tutungang, me ke merolang. It's getting to be morning, so you'd better be leaving.

tutungel   n.poss.3s. see tutuu. tutungel a tutuu er ngii.

tutur   v.pf.3s. see tmut. tutur a tmut er ngii el tut.

tututututut   expression. way of calling chickens.

tutuu   n. paper or cloth bag. tutuu a blil a klalo me a kall; tutungel.

tutungel   n.poss.3s. tutungel a tutuu er ngii.

  tuu₁   n. banana. tuu a kmod; dellomel el kall a rdechel.

tuad   n.poss.1pi.

tuak   n.poss.1s.

tual   n.poss.3s. tual a dellemelel el tuu.

tuam   n.poss.2s.

tumam   n.poss.1pe.

tumiu   n.poss.2p.

turir   n.poss.3p.

 Menga a tuu! Damn it!

tuu₂   n. red oyster shell money (high in value and used among women only). tuu a chesiuch el cheled.

tuub   v.pf.3p.inan. see melub. tuub a melub; mla tuub a dellomel.

tuubech   v.pf.3p.inan. see melubech.

tuubokl   v.i. walk under (and duck head).

oltubokl   v.i. make (someone) walk under something; humble (someone). oltubokl a oba er eou; otubeklii a bdelul er a tebel, otubokl, otubeklel.

otubeklii   v.pf.3s. otubeklii a oltubokl er ngii.

otubokl   v.pf.3p.inan. otubokl a oltubokl; orael er eou, otubokl a chimal el ribareb a udoud.

tuboklnguches   v.s. cowardly. tuboklnguches a kesemesemek e bedelkall; klsesechebuul.

ultubeklii   v.pf.3s.past.

ultubokl   v.r.s. made to walk under something; humbled. ultubokl a mla motubokl; okiu eou; otubeklii a chimal; otubokl a bderrir er a tebel; tuuebokl; otubeklel.

ultubokl   v.pf.3p.inan.past.

tuul   v.a.s. is to be heated or cooked lightly; is to be heated so as to become bendable; is to be rubbed or massaged.

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