hevi

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English: ‘heavy’.

  1. to be heavy, to be tired, to be pregnant
    ai bilong mi i hevi = I am sleepy; my eyes are heavy
    bel i hevi = to be sad
    bun bilong mi i hevi = I am tired
    meri i hevi = the woman is heavy with child, is pregnant
    tok i hevi = the speech is hard to follow

  1. a load, the blame, the responsibility
    bikpela hevi = a big load, big responsibility
    ol i putim hevi long mi = the put the blame on me

  1. clumsy
    han i hevi = to be clumsy


Frank Mihalic 1971 (with permission) [Home]