Pacific Pidgin English: *nara + *kain.

Bislama: nara; Pijin: narakaen; TSC: nadakain.

See original Mihalic entry arakain, narapela.

Modifier forms

  1. of a different kind or type
    i no dispela kapul, em i narakain it wasn’t this type of marsupial, it was another one

  1. unusual, unfamiliar to the speaker
    narakain kapul! what an unusual marsupial!

  1. new and different, with the implication of being better
    dispela skul em i narakain tru this school is really different
    narakain stail! very stylish!
    ol yangpela i bin danis long narakain stail the youths danced in a new style

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