The English term "to be called or named" matches the Tokpisin term "ol i kolim"

other english words that include "to" : tokpisin :
accelerator akselareta
ancestors tumbuna
bottom ananit
bunch of tanket leaves stuck into a belt to cover a man's backside arse tanket
bunch of tanket leaves stuck into a belt to cover a man's backside (Highlands) arse gras
buttock as
button baten
call out to singaut long
carburetor kabureta
carton katen
castor oil kaswel
ceremony surrounding the giving away of goods to display one's wealth (Enga) tee
ceremony surrounding the giving away of goods to display one's wealth (Highlands) moga
change money (from notes to coins) senisim
change money (from one currency to another) tanim mani
chips (Potato) sips
circulatory system rot bilong blut
cockatoo koki
cotton katen
cotton-wool kapuk, koten
courting ceremony involving rubbing faces together turnim het
custom (way) pasin
customs (n) kastam
day after tomorrow haptumora
doctor dokta
elevator lipt
get into a PMV kalap long PMV
glutton man bilong kaikai
go to school go long skul
harvest (sweet potato) kamautim (kaukau)
home town, my asples bilong mi
ice chest, refrigerator bokis ais
in order to bilong
kina (monetary unit 100 toea) kina
know how to (do something) save mekim/wokim
leftovers hap kaikai bilong asde
lie to giamanim
make love to holim skin
medical assistant, doctor dokta
mosquito natnat, moskito
mosquito net taunam
motor-bike motobaik
mutton, lamb sipsip
next to, beside arere
October Oktoba
on top of antap long
outboard motor autbotmota
peeping Tom lukstilman, man bilong luklukstil
photo foto, poto, piksa
photograph (n) poto
potato poteto, patete
potato, sweet potato kaukau
potato, wild sweet potato kumu
practice of making totemic figures (also called malangans) to honor the dead malangan, malagan
radiator redieita
refrigerator bokis ais
settle stomach strongim bel
stockings sokin
stomach band, belt paspas bilong bel
stone ston
stop dai (indai)i stop, stopim
store stua, stoa
storekeeper stuakipa
storey (floor) plo
story stori
stove stov
sweet potato kaukau
take to court kotim
tell lies to, fool giamanim
to long
to have a rest kisim win, wiken, malolo
toast tos; tostim (bret)
tobacco brus, tabak, stik tabak, tobako
today tede, tude
toe pinga bilong fut/lek
toea (monetary unit 1/100 Kina) toea
together wantaim
toilet smol haus, liklik haus, haus pekpek, toilet
toilet (men) haus pekpek man
toilet (women) haus pekpek meri
toilet paper pepa pekpek
toilet soap sop i gat smel
tomahawk tamiok
tomato sauce retsos, retpela sos
tomatoe(s) tomato
tomorrow tumora
tongue tang
tonight tunait
too tumas, tu
tooth tit
toothache tit i pen
toothbrush bros bilong tit
toothpaste sop bilong tit
torch, headlamps sutlam
totem, clan pisin
touch pilim
tourist turis, kam man
towel taul
tower taua
town taun
town hall kaunsel haus
tradition of ancestors tok bilong ol tumbuna
trip, tour wokabaut
unable to no inap
up to, until inap long
vague, be tok karamapim tok
other english words that include "be" : tokpisin :
ambiguous (be) karamapim tok
angry with, be krosim
arrow or spear, barbed supia I gat huk
barbecue kukim long paia
barbecue sauce blakpela sos
be better than winim
be in a place stap
beach nambis
beads bis
beans bin, ol bin
beard gras usket, mausgras
beat, beat up paitim
beaten dark cloth tapa
beautiful nais
because bilong wanem, long wanem, bikos
because of long
become kamap
bed bet
bedroom rum slip
beef bulmakau, kau, abus bulmakau
beer bia
before bipo
before (time) bipo long taim
begin kirapim
behave oneself stap isi , stap gut
behaviour, manner pasin
behind bihain long
believe bilip, bilipim
bell belo
belly bel
belt let, paspas bilong bel
bend (something) krungutim
beside arere long
best nambawan
betel pepper daka
betelnut buai , bilinat, bitolnat
better mobeta
boiling, be boil
bulb, light globe kiau
bullybeef skweamit, pokona
bunch of tanket leaves stuck into a belt to cover a man's backside arse tanket
bunch of tanket leaves stuck into a belt to cover a man's backside (Highlands) arse gras
careful of, be lukaut long
church members Ekelesia
control, be in charge of bosim
corned beef solmit, mit
covet, be jealous of mangalim
cucumber kukamba
day before yesterday hapasde
December Desemba
disobey sakim tok
fan belt let bilong karapela
fasten seatbelt pasim let
get someone up from bed kirapim
globe, bulb golo, lam
inner tube gumi
it would be better if mobeta sapos
label namba
late (behind time) later bihaintaim or taim i lus
leave behind larim
next to, beside arere
nomadic tribe from East New Britain province Mokolkols
November Novemba
number namba
October Oktoba
remember holim long tingting or no lusim tingting
ring the bell paitim belo
September Septemba
sleep, be asleep slip
stand up, be erect sanap
stomach band, belt paspas bilong bel
stringy silverbeet-like vegetable haibica
strip a bed brukim bet
tribe which inhabits East New Britain's Gazelle Peninsula Tolai
vague, be tok karamapim tok
valve stem on inner tube maus bilong gumi
wood (timber) diwai
other english words that include "or" : tokpisin :
abort, have abortion rausim bel, kilim pikinini long bel
accelerator akselareta
airport ples balus, epot
all sorts of kainkain
ancestors tumbuna
anchor anka
another one (more) narapela
arrow or spear, barbed supia I gat huk
bachelor house (Trobriand Islands) bukumatula
before bipo
before (time) bipo long taim
border arere
born mama i karim
borrow dinau
break word brukim promis/tok
call (something or someone) singautim
carburetor kabureta
castor oil kaswel
change (transport) senisim
circulatory system rot bilong blut
comfortable gut moa
compensation paid for a wrongdoing, but in reprisal more than revenge payback
condom, contraceptive for males gumi bilong kok
contraceptive for females samting bilong pasim bel
cordyline plant tanget
corkscrew skru tuptup
corn kon
corned beef solmit, mit
corner kona
correct stret, stretpela
corridor, hallway ples wokabaut insait long haus
councillor kaunsila
dance and/or sing singsing
day after tomorrow haptumora
day before yesterday hapasde
decorate bilasim
decorated armlets made from cone shells used for trade in the Kula Ring islands mwala
decoration bilas
divorce katim marit
doctor dokta
door dua
either/or ating
elevator lipt
enormous bikpela tru
example, for wankain olsem
fat (for greasing body) , oil fatwel
fellow worker wanwok
floor plua, purpur
for long
for no reason nating
forbidden i tambu
forbidden place ples tambu
forearm, lower arm han tambolo, han daunbilo
foreign bilong longwe ples
foreleg (of pig)) han (bilong pik)
forest bus
forget lusim, lusim tingting
forget about, ignore maski
forgive lusim, lusim tingting long
fork pok
former bipo
formerly bipo
fornicate sikrapim bel bilong
fortnight fotnait
forwards poret
good morning moning
good worker man bilong wok
heal (of sore) drai
horn hon
hornbill bird kokomo
horse hos
ice chest, refrigerator bokis ais
important i bikpela samting
important man; leader bigman
in order to bilong
indigenous people of the Port Moresby area; language spoken by these people; one of the three nation motu
information toksave
kind, sort kain
knock at door paitim dua
lock door lokim dua
look for painim
man's bark type or G-string mal
medical assistant, doctor dokta
mirror glas bilong lukluk
more mo
morning moningtaim
motor-bike motobaik
north not
once more wanpela taim mo
or no
orange switmuli
order oda, odaim
ordered takim
ordinary nating
origin as
outboard motor autbotmota
passport paspot
pay for baim
platform (railway) ples bilong wetim tren
play flute or pipe winim mambu
poor (needy) nogat moni
poor man rabisman
pork pik, abus pik
porter kagoboi
portion out dilim
posterior part as
practice of making totemic figures (also called malangans) to honor the dead malangan, malagan
public transport PMV
radiator redieita
razor resa
record (n) rekot
record (vb) a song katim singsing long teprikoda
red shell necklace used for trade in the kula ring islands bagi
refrigerator bokis ais
religion, worship lotu
report givim stori, ripotim
ringworm grile, skin pukpuk
sailor(s) boskru
sarong or wraparound laplap
scissors sisis
short sot, sotpela
shorthand sothan
shorts sotpela trausis
snore pulim nus
sorcery sanguma, puripuri
sore sua
sore has pus in it sua i gat susu
sorry sori, sore
sort, kind kain
sport pilai
stevedore wok sip
store stua, stoa
storekeeper stuakipa
storey (floor) plo
story stori
strength, force, power pawa
stubborn, conceited bikhet
support sapotim
supporter sapota
surveyor masta mak
sword grass kunai
tailor (n) man bilong samapim klos
tape (recording) tep
tape-recorder teprikoda
tea (in liquid form) ti
tomorrow tumora
torch, headlamps sutlam
trade boat or dinghy banana boat
tradition of ancestors tok bilong ol tumbuna
unfortunate(ly) tarangu
unlock door lusim dua
videorecorder vidiorikoda
volcanic fiord ria
wait for wetim
warrior man bilong pait
what for? bilong wanem?
white adult male (term originated in colonial times) masta
word tok
work for board and keep wok kaikai
work hard hatwok
work, job wok
workday de bilong wok
worker, workman wokman
workshop woksop
world graun
worn out bagarap
worry, worries wari
worse moa nogut
worship (God) lotuim, beten
worst nambawan nogut
worth kastim


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