Shared with Solomons Pijin: snou.

Note that ‘snow’ is not unknown in Upper Simbu, and possibly elsewhere, but TP speakers always refer to this as ais Solomons Pijin also has snou, according to Jourdan (2002: 217), with the twin meanings of fog and snow.

See original Mihalic entry ais1.

Noun forms

  1. Landform: fog, mist
    sno karamapim maunten the mountain is obscured by clouds

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