What is the scientific name for faiv kona?
See original Mihalic entry. See List discussion. .
A peri-urban settlement, or corner (or perhaps several corners together), on the former site of Wangbin village at Tabubil.
Physical world: corner ® baut
em i wetim mi long kona he is waiting for me on the corner
pikinini sanap long kona the child stands in the corner
Sport, games, pastimes: in soccer, a corner ® Wau kik
was kona hazardous position in the opponentss goal mouth in early variants of soccer
Physical world: small part or extremity of something
Kundiawa 4 kona taun said of Kundiawa because it only has four corners, that is it is very small
Geography: a corner, a settlement on the edge of a station or town, usually of a single ethnic origin; typically only Western Province.
Somoikwankia kona Somoikwankia villages urban settlement at Kiunga
Tele kona Telefomin corner at Tabubill
Urap kona Urapmin corner at Tabubil
Ninati kona Settlement of cross-border Muyu people from Ninati village, Irian Jaya, at Komokpin refugee camp, 1987
Noun combination forms
Tree crops and fruits: faiv kona five corner fruit
Verb phrase forms
Action: kona join to add oneself to a small group at a social gathering
mi lukim sampela lain, mi bai kona join I just saw someone I know, Im going to talk to them
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