bele skin / skin / bark / cover

Part of Speech noun, relational
Phonetic Form ᵐbele
Tanema Equivalent wele
Lovono Equivalent mele
    • skin
    • Typical Subject man, animal
    • skin
    • Typical Subject vegetable+
    • bark
    • Typical Subject tree
      • Example 381:
        Li-kai bele dero.
        tear off the bark of the kaori tree
    • cover
    • Typical Subject book

Related entries

  • See also:
    • viñe1 hard shell of ‹animal+› / shell, husk of ‹nut+› / hard shell used as a container; hence container
    • bele vilo tree bark / tapa, flexible material made on tree bark, used for traditional ornaments and clothes
    • vilo plant: generic name for all plants, when a particular species name is not specified / tree / wood / piece of wood, stick