book.gif (252 bytes) This is an entry in Mihalic 1971

  1. to cook
    haus kuk = the kitchen
    kukboi = a cook
    mi save kuk = I know how to cook
    ples bilong kuk = a hearth, a fireplace

  1. a wife
    em i kuk bilong mi = she is my wife
    N.B. em i kukoi bilong mi = he is my cook boy.
    em i kuki bilong mi he is my cook

  1. to be defeated
    ol birua i kuk pinis = the enemies were defeated
    ol i givim gol, na mipela i kuk = they made a goal and we lost the game

  1. to defeat
    ol i givim kuk long mipela = they defeated us

Frank Mihalic 1971 (with permission) [Home]