Re: Weekly Vocab #1.1.1 (repost #1)
|From:||Carsten Becker <carbeck@...>|
|Date:||Sunday, September 3, 2006, 11:22|
From: "Henrik Theiling" <theiling@...>
Sent: Friday, August 25, 2006 5:02 AM
>> 1. birch (the tree)
mehiraka (lit. "white tree" -- birches are not native to
>> 2. werewolf / lycanthrope of some variety
ayvengaryo (lit. "wolf-man")
>> 3. to save (money)
tapiao dayrin (lit. "to put aside")
>> 4. to conquer
>> 5. motif
gebisan (lit. "picture")
> - ribbon tree, n.
> deciduous New Zealand tree whose inner bark yields a
> strong fiber that resembles
> flax and is called New Zealand cotton
Incidentally, I thought about my conpeople using tree fibres
(raffia or something) to produce clothing a while ago. So
this is the ideal possiblity to give the tree that is used
for it a name!
mehimitrang (lit. "fibre/hair tree")
> - concuss, v.
> shake violently
too difficult (to shake = pridao, though)
That makes 4 new words and 1 second meaning, i.e. 1394
dictionary so far.
"Miranayam kepauarà naranoaris." (Kalvin nay Hobbes)
Palayena, Ravikan 16, 2315 ya 13:51:13 pd