|This is an entry in Mihalic 1971|
cargo, supplies, luggage, baggage
balus i bringim wanem kago? = what supplies did the plane bring?
kagoboi = a native carrier, a general labourer
pulamapim kago long bot = to load a ship
wokim kago = to load or unload cargo
anything the native longs for and believes his ancestors are going to send him from parts unknown. This is the shortened form for kago bilong ol tumbuna. It is one of the fundamental beliefs of the Cargo Cult.
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