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Signolingvo por Tokipona

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antaŭo: flanko kie staras via kunparolanto

faru etan kapskuon supren

tenu la manojn per la ungoj antaŭen


ale, ali
montru ĉiujn fingrojn, la manplatoj antaŭen

tenu la manon flate rekte super la planko, do malsupren

ante  n difference 
mod different 
cont otherwise, or else
vt change, alter, modify   

anu  conj or  

awen  vi stay, wait, remain
vt keep
mod remaining, stationary, permanent, sedentary  

e  sep (introduces a direct object)  

en  conj and (used to coordinate head nouns)

ijo  n thing, something, stuff, anything, object
mod of something
vt objectify  

ike  mod bad, negative, wrong, evil, overly complex, (figuratively) unhealthy  
interj oh dear! woe! alas!
n negativity, badness, evil
vt to make bad, to worsen, to have a negative effect upon
vi to be bad, to suck  
[sounds like icky]

ilo  n tool, device, machine, thing used for a specific purpose   


n inside, inner world, centre, stomach
mod inner, internal  

jaki  mod dirty, gross, filthy
n dirt, pollution, garbage, filth
vt pollute, dirty
interj ew! yuck!  

jan  n person, people, human, being, somebody, anybody
mod human, somebody's, personal, of people
vt personify, humanize, personalize  

jelo  mod yellow, light green  

jo  vt have, contain
n having  
kama receive, get, take, obtain

kala  n fish, sea creature  

kalama  n sound, noise, voice
vi make noise
vt sound, ring, play (an instrument)  

kama  vi come, become, arrive, happen, pursue actions to arrive to (a certain state), manage to, start to  
n event, happening, chance, arrival, beginning
mod coming, future
vt bring about, summon  
[come up]

kasi  n plant, leaf, herb, tree, wood  

ken  vi can, is able to, is allowed to, may, is possible
n possibility, ability, power to do things, permission
vt make possible, enable, allow, permit
cont it is possible that  

kepeken  vt use
prep with  

kili  n fruit, pulpy vegetable, mushroom  

kin  mod also, too, even, indeed (emphasizes the word(s) before it)  

kiwen  mod hard, solid, stone-like, made of stone or metal 
n hard thing, rock, stone, metal, mineral, clay 

ko  n semi-solid or squishy substance, e.g. paste, powder, gum  


n air, wind, smell, soul
mod air-like, ethereal, gaseous  

kule  n colour, paint
mod colourful
vt colour, paint  

kute  vt listen, hear
mod auditory, hearing  

kulupu  n group, community, society, company, people
mod communal, shared, public, of the society  

la  sep (between adverb or phrase of context and sentence)  


n, vi sleep, rest
mod sleeping, of sleep  

laso  mod blue, blue-green  

lawa  n head, mind
mod main, leading, in charge
vt lead, control, rule, steer  

len  n clothing, cloth, fabric  

lete  n cold
mod cold, uncooked
vt cool down, chill  

li  sep (between any subject except mi and sina and its verb; also used to introduce a new verb for the same subject)  

lili  mod small, little, young, a bit, short, few, less
vt reduce, shorten, shrink, lessen  

linja  n long, very thin, floppy thing, e.g. string, rope, hair, thread, cord, chain  

lipu  n flat and bendable thing, e.g. paper, card, ticket  

loje  mod red  

suprenigu ambaŭ dikfingrojn

luka  n hand, arm  

lukin  vt see, look at, watch, read
vi look, watch out, pay attention
mod visual(ly)  

lupa  n hole, orifice, window, door  
[sounds like loop]

ma  n land, earth, country, (outdoor) area  

mama  n parent, mother, father
mod of the parent, parental, maternal, fatherly  
[sounds like momma]

mani  n money, material wealth, currency, dollar, capital  

meli  n woman, female, girl, wife, girlfriend
mod female, feminine, womanly  

mi  n I, we
mod my, our  

mije  n man, male, husband, boyfriend
mod male, masculine, manly  

moku  n food, meal
vt eat, drink, swallow, ingest, consume  

moli  n death
vi die, be dead
vt kill
mod dead, deadly, fatal

monsi  n back, rear end, butt, behind
mod back, rear  

mu  interj woof! meow! moo! etc. (cute animal noise)  

mun  n moon
mod lunar  

musi  n fun, playing, game, recreation, art, entertainment
mod artful, fun, recreational
vi play, have fun
vt amuse, entertain

mute  mod many, very, much, several, a lot, abundant, numerous, more
n amount, quantity
vt make many or much

nanpa  n number
oth -th (ordinal numbers)  

nasa  mod silly, crazy, foolish, drunk, strange, stupid, weird
vt drive crazy, make weird  

nasin  n way, manner, custom, road, path, doctrine, system, method   

nena  n bump, nose, hill, mountain, button   

ni  mod this, that  

nimi  n word, name  

noka  n leg, foot  

o  sep O (vocative or imperative)
interj hey! (calling somebody's attention)  

oko  n eye  
[similar to oculist]

olin  n love
to love (a person)  

ona  n she, he, it, they
mod her, his, its, their  

open  vt open, turn on  

pakala  n blunder, accident, mistake, destruction, damage, breaking
vt screw up, fuck up, botch, ruin, break, hurt, injure, damage, spoil, ruin
vi screw up, fall apart, break
interj damn! fuck!  

pali  n activity, work, deed, project
mod active, work-related, operating, working
vt do, make, build, create
vi act, work, function  

palisa  n long, mostly hard object, e.g. rod, stick, branch   


vt give, put, send, place, release, emit, cause
n giving, transfer, exchange  

pi  sep of, belonging to  

pilin  n feelings, emotion, heart
vi feel
vt feel, think, sense, touch  

pimeja  mod black, dark
n darkness, shadows
vt darken  

pini  n end, tip
mod completed, finished, past, done, ago
vt finish, close, end, turn off   

pipi  n bug, insect, spider  

poka  n side, hip, next to
prep in the accompaniment of, with
mod neighbouring  

poki  n container, box, bowl, cup, glass  


sama  mod same, similar, equal, of equal status or position
prep like, as, seem

seli  n fire, warmth, heat
mod hot, warm, cooked
vt heat, warm up, cook  

selo  n outside, surface, skin, shell, bark, shape, peel  

seme  oth what, which, wh- (question word)  

sewi  n high, up, above, top, over, on
mod superior, elevated, religious, formal  

sijelo  n body, physical state  

sike  n circle, wheel, sphere, ball, cycle
mod round, cyclical  

sin  mod new, fresh, another, more
vt renew, renovate, freshen  

montru al la alia  

metu la dekstran manon sur la stomakon 

skribi laŭ la Usona signolingvo

montru al via kapo, tuŝante ĝin

soweli  n animal, especially land mammal, lovable animal  

suli  mod big, tall, long, adult, important
vt enlarge, lengthen
n size  

suno  n sun, light  

supa  n horizontal surface, e.g furniture, table, chair, pillow, floor  

faru kiseton en la aero

tenu la maldekstran manon kun la eksterflanko antaŭen (vd ankaŭ tawa)

montru supren

tenu la dekstran manon malsupren kun la manplato malantaŭen 

movu la maldekstran manon laŭ ondo dekstren

tenpo  n time, period of time, moment, duration, situation  


tomo  n indoor constructed space, e.g. house, home, room, building
mod urban, domestic, household  

tu  mod two
n duo, pair
vt double, separate/cut/divide in two  

unpa  n sex, sexuality
mod erotic, sexual
vt have sex with, sleep with, fuck
vi have sex  

uta  n mouth
mod oral  

utala  n conflict, disharmony, competition, fight, war, battle, attack, blow, argument, physical or verbal violence
vt hit, strike, attack, compete against  

walo  mod white, light (colour)
n white thing or part, whiteness, lightness  
[sounds like wall, which is often white]

wan  mod one, a
n unit, element, particle, part, piece
vt unite, make one  

waso  n bird, winged animal  

wawa  n energy, strength, power
mod energetic, strong, fierce, intense, sure, confident
vt strengthen, energize, empower  

weka  mod away, absent, missing
n absence
vt throw away, remove, get rid of   

wile  vt to want, need, wish, have to, must, will, should
n desire, need, will
mod necessary