vao2 pig; espec. wild pig

Part of Speech noun
Phonetic Form fao
Tanema Equivalent va
Lovono Equivalent vao
    • pig; espec. wild pig
      • Zool
    • Scientific Name Sus scrofa
      (Part of) Antonym (for)
      • Example 1297:
        Poi pe li-womanga ne kulumoe, vao i-moloe ne ngogoro.
        Domesticated pigs are fed in the village, but wild pigs wander about in the forest.

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  • Heterosemes:
    • vao1 wild (opp. tame) / wild, growing in the bush (opp. cultivated)