apali child, young person

Part of Speech noun
Phonetic Form apali
Tanema Equivalent weku
Lovono Equivalent apali(oko)
Morphology Cf. apilaka ‘small’
Paradigm Form pl: dameliko
    • child, young person
    • Syntactic Restriction non-relational
      • Example 212:
        E, apali! U-ka ko!
        Hey, child! Come here!
      • Example 213:
        Basavono pon ene mamote apali.
        At that time, I was still a child.

Related entries

  • See also:
    • menu child, baby / child ‹of s.o.›: son, daughter / son-in-law, daughter-in-law / small ‹of animal›
    • dameliko children: irregular plural of menu or apali