baret, barit

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Malay.

  1. a stream, small river, ditch, furrow, rut
    baret i gat tait = the stream is flooded
    baret bilong mekim wara i ranawe = drainage ditch

  1. a groove, a wrinkle, corrugation
    i gat baret = to be grooved, corrugated
    pes bilong lapun i gat baret = the old man’s face is wrinkled


Frank Mihalic 1971 (with permission) [Home]