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oaioa, also aiau, likatengensapw, katengensapw. n. tree spp., banyan tree, Ficus prolixa and Ficus virens; leaves, fruit, bark, and roots used in traditional medicines.
oail n. motor oil. [Eng.]
Oaunpahnmwahng n. a tradtional Pohnpeian character associated with Luhk.
oahk Biblical. n. hawk. [Eng.]
Oakos, also Ahkos. n. August. [Eng.]
Oakotope n. October. [Eng.]
oaksisen n. oxygen. [Eng.]
oale vt. to wave, to signal, to beckon to. oaloahl, vi.
oaloahl vi. to wave, to signal, to beckon. oale, vt.
oaloahllap meing. n3s. upper shin bone. Mehkot me sukidi oaloahllap. Something hit his upper shin bone. cf. uluhlen neh.
oaloahd n. seagrass sp., turtle grass, Thalassia hemprichii, found in shallow water; used for making rope and as a medicine for healing large wounds; the large seeds of this plant are considered a delicacy.
oaloahdenpil n. a fresh water plant similar in appearance to oaloahd, Blyxa aubertii.
oaloahdilap n. seagrass sp., Enhalus acoroides.
oahnda vi. to turn on a switch, such as a light switch. [oahn <Eng. on]
oahndi vi. to turn off a switch, such as a light switch. [oahn <Eng. on]
oahng, also sinioang. n. turmeric (generic term).
oangalap n. turmeric cultivar, the roots of which are used for medicine, making yellow dye, and flavoring soup.
oangen kutohr n. (3sg. oange) yolk of an egg.
oangen palau n. turmeric cultivar.
oangen pahnle, also oangen pele. n. wild ginger, Zingiber zerumbet, used for flavoring food.
oangen pahsed n. turmeric cultivar.
oangen pele, also oangen pahnle. n. wild ginger, Zingiber zerumbet, used for flavoring food.
oangitik, also kisinioang. n. turmeric sp., Curcuma longa, the roots of which are used for medicine and to make a red dye used in tatooing; also used as an ingredient in Japanese curry.
oangoahng₁ 1. adj. yellow. 2. n. yellow.
oangoahng₂, also wahpali, wahpaili. n. seaside bean, Vigna marina.
oapwin₁, also apwin₁. vt. to wash one's face. cf. [meing] mahlinge.
oapwin₂, also apwin₂, opwin₂. n. the log forming the threshold at the entrance of a feasthouse.
oahr, also tuhkehn amwise, tepwuk. n. plant sp., Premna serratifolia.
oaralap 1. adj. general, summarized. 2. n. general idea; summary, highlights; contents, heading, title (of a book). oarelepe, vt.
oare vt. to scrape together and pick up a pile of something, such as dirt, kava, etc. oaroahr₁, vi.
Oare n. a section (kousapw) in Kitti.
oarelepe vt. to give the general idea of, to give a summary of. oaralap, adj.
oareman n. a variety of topwuk, a tree sp.
oaresed meing. vi. to paddle. Re sohte pahn oaresed. You will not be paddling. cf. sei₁.
oaritik 1. adj. detailed. 2. n. detail. oaritikih, vt.
oaritikih vt. to give a detailed account of. oaritik, adj.
Oaron Maka n. a title.
Oaron Namweiias n. the title of one of the two guardians of Namweiias, a magical pool on Peikapw in Nan Madol; see also Oun Namweiias.
Oaron Pwutak n. a title.
oarong, also arong. n. fish spp., a generic name for a number of jack sp.
oarong en nanmadau n. fish sp., jack₁.
oarong en pwong n. fish sp., jack₁.
oarong maswalek n. fish sp., jack₁.
oarong seik n. fish sp., jack₁.
oarongenpil n. fish sp., jack₁.
oarongtoal n. fish sp., jack₁.
oaropwuki n. twelfth night of the month in the traditional calendar, the third night after the first quarter in the lunar cycle. Oaropwuki iei pwohng keiesek riau nan ehu sounpwong. Oaropwuki is the twelfth night of the month.
oaroahr₁ 1. vi. neut. to scrape together and pick up a pile of something, such as dirt, kava, etc. 2. n. handful. oare, vt.
oaroahr₂ n. shore, coast, seaside, landing place for canoes or boats.
oas vi. neut. to roof with thatch, accompanied by a feast. Ihmwo pahn oas lakapw. That house will be roofed tomorrow. oase, vt.
oahs₁ n. ivory nut palm, Metroxylon amicarum, the fronds of which are used for making thatch, also used in making traditional medicines; roof; thatch.
oahs₂ n. horse, sawhorse. [Eng.]
oase vt. to roof a building with thatch; to attach a piece of roofing material. Re oase ihmw kapwo rahnwet. They roofed the new house today. oas, vi.
oasmete n. tin roofing. [mete <Eng. metal]
oaht₁ slang. n. (3sg. oate) mouth.
oaht₂ 1. vi. neut. to order. 2. n. order, shipment. [Eng.] oahte, vt.
oatalaud slang. adj. boastful, big-mouthed.
oatamat adj. having bad breath; disagreeable.
oahte vt. to order. [Eng.] oaht₁, vi.
oatekeng slang. adj. sharp-tongued, always critical.
oaterei adj. having a protruding, carp-like mouth; sharp-tongued, always critical.
oatilikamw slang. adj. lying, untruthful.
oatmwaiahn slang. adj. boastful, big-mouthed; having bad breath.
oatwalek slang. adj. having a wide, large mouth; big mouthed, both literally and figuratively.
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