Teanu dictionary (Solomon Islands): Example 862
‘people’, ‘one’, ‘they’: 3rd plural impersonal pronoun for human referents
mask, headdress worn during the tamate ritual dances, representing the tamate spirits
Tamate li-romo wako, ia idi li-madau.
The dancing masks were beautiful, but scary. [lit. but one feared them]
Teanu dictionary (Solomon Islands)