Tok Pisin: blu + lang.

Either from blu + lang or from English ‘blow’ + lang, fly.

See original Mihalic entry. See List discussion. blu.

Noun forms

  1. Invertebrate: blow fly
    dispela pik em dok wantaim anis na blulang i bin kilim the dog, the ant and the blowfly killed this pig
    man i dai hap asde, na blulang hangamap long bodi bilong em the man had died two days ago, and blow flies buzzed around the corpse

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