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baiadjdirty (clothes, dish, body)dotiNi ŋende tale ti, syep nin bai?What did you do to get your hands dirty?Yu mekim wanem, na han bilong yu i doti?cf.syelmbedirty (water)
balmbalnshelter ; house - smallhaus i liklikYa mikil yokoh balmbal hun, nin ende, Moses ende, Ilaija ende.I will make three shelters, (to) you one, Moses one, Ilaija one.Mi bai mekim tripela liklik haus, wanpela long yu, wanpela long Moses, wanpela long Ilaija.
balolo'nbanana shootkru bananaKin ŋononde balolo'.He is planting banana shoots.Em i planim kru banana.
bam yahtametnbananasweet, short, fatbananasotpela fetpela
bambalaun1lower part of sago palm frond ; sheathas bilong pangalKin teperse bambalau.He is sharpening lower part of a sago palm frond.Em i sapim pangal.2blackboard
bambararadvquicklyhariapKin bambarar tahar natme Jisas.He quickly rose and came to Jesus.Em i kirap hariap i kam long Jisas.
bamtiheibase of banana - ŋembamtehei nrelative ; belonging to a groupwanlain ; as bilong bananaTinge yende wah yembepteme lenge bamtehei tinge.They work to look after their relatives.Ol i wok long lukautim wanlain bilong ol.
bananadjtender, young (leaves)nupelaTup ŋip uku ki banan.Leaves of this mango are tender.Lip bilong dispela mango i nupela.
banandeadjovergrown (garden)bus i kamap na karamapim olpela gadenWah e'e teter banande.This garden is overgrown.Bus i kamap na karamapim olpela gaden.
bandar ginirvpopen quickly ; breakop wantu ; brukMungwim kin bandar ginir ŋaiye ka isyunde.His ear opened quickly so that he would hear.Yau bilong en i op wantu olsem na em i harim.Mwah bandar ginir.Rope broke.Rop i bruk.
bani'yoimenbananafinger-sized, sweetbanana guria
baradvquicklyhariapPol wusyep bar nal me miye' mbep.Pol quickly talked to the supervisor/leader.Pol kwiktaim i toktok i go long hetman.cf.barequickly
bar marngevpshout to let others knowsingaut bai ol i saveKin wusyep bar marnge nal me tuweinge ŋaiye ka erŋe el.He signalled to the women that he would cut across.Em i singaut long ol meri bai ol i save em bai i go krosim long dispela hap.
bareadjquicklyhariapcf.barquickly
barmbaradjhard root cropsGone hard while growing, because harvest was delayed too long.kaikai i kamap strong tumas insaitOl i no kamautim long graun.cf.kakarauhard root cropstimbilhard root crops
barnangenframe of a house ; skeletonhaus i no gat morota yetTInge yahrarange yukoh barnange.They raised the frame of a house.Ol i sanapim bun bilong haus.Miye' uku kin ŋende wahri' epwa pe, wahri' kin barnange.That man was sick (a long time) and his body became (like) a skeleton/mere bones.Dispela man i sik (longpela taim) na bodi bilong em i kamap bun natin.
bar'e girngirvpgrip and tear apartholim strong na brukim hariapKin ŋoihmbwaip nihe me miye' endei pe, ki bar'e girngir temhrong kin.He was angry with the thief, gripped his shirt and tore it quickly.Em i belhat long stilman na, em i hariap brukim siot bilong en.
basorohenbananasweet, thin, medium size, for soupsbanana mau bilong mekim sup
behe bumbuhuv uninfl.talk without thinkingi no skelim gut tok na toktokPoi yukur behe bumbuhu manange wusyep paka pakaiye.We don't make big noise talk without thinking.Mipela i no pairap autim tok nating nating.cf.behembuhuguess ; talk without thinking ; make a big noise
behembuhuv uninfl.guess ; talk without thinking ; make a big noisei no skelim gut tok na toktokSye' tititinge behembuhu yanange.Some among themselves talked without thinking.Sampela namel long ol i no skelim gut tok na toktok.Ŋoloh pinip kotou behembuhu nal'e nal'e embere sekete.The sea waves crashed making a loud noise.Solwara i bruk bruk na pairap strong.cf.behe bumbuhutalk without thinking
belnjehnrustrasWuhyau ŋembere ŋembere yip mindemboi waimbe topo'e belnjeh ka ende.Later your very big money will have brown marks and rust.Bikpela bikpela moni bilong yupela bihain bai i gat blekpela mak na ras.
behleintree typeSmall, soft. Young trees used to support yam vines, leaves 5-6 cm at widest spot, 10-16 cm long (like spear heads).diwai behleiWakau warp behlei lombo.The cockatoo sits on the behlei tree branch.Koki i sindaun long han bilong behlei diwai.
bembererv uninfl.shoutbikmausTinge tuhwar seketeh bemberer yal hla'.They were very angry and shouted loudly.Ol i belhat nogut na bikmaus tru.
bepneyeaiKin bunjenge bep nal ti.He turned around and looked at her.Em i tanim lukluk long en.Kin bep nanah ŋaitem.He looked (lit. eye above) at the sky.Em i lukluk long klaut.cf.embep2eyeŋembepeye
bep -alvlook (straight)luklukŊam bep mal pe, ŋam meteke'e ŋinjet hapsalambwai ende.I looked, and I saw a hawk.Mi lukluk, na mi lukim wanpela pisin tarangau.