amamas

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Malay.

  1. joy, gladness, delight, honour
    amamas bilong ol i bikpela moa = their delight knows no bounds

  1. to be proud of, in a good sense (as opposed to hambak), praise
    em i amamas long gaden bilong em = he is proud of his garden

  1. to be happy, to rejoice about something, to boast

  1. to flirt, to attract attention


Frank Mihalic 1971 (with permission) [Home]