~makui dive underwater / practice underwater fishing

Part of Speech verb, intransitive
Phonetic Form (i·)makui
    • dive underwater
      • Example 1515:
        Li-makui Ngabe pon, temaka po toñaki tamwaliko.
        They've been diving around Ngambe, at the site of the wreckage.
        Example Comment
        underwater archaeology
    • practice underwater fishing
    • Sense Comment esp
      • Example 1513:
        Tepao 'naka i-makoe, kape ne-makui ñe metae.
        My fishing gun is broken, I can't use it for fishing.

Related entries

  • See also:
    • ~oma fish or forage for seafood