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1. animal,bird bird
Ejemplo de Frase-Phrase example:
  • Sinsak kukatwa. Kukat u inganaaki.
    A bird is with wings. With the wings he flies.
    Un ave tiene alas. Con las alas vuela.
  • Tiiskibalut ngalingup aapulki, sinsak yuankangkama awas u.
    The children pick up the stones to strike the birds with a slingshot.



  • Etnográfica:
    Generic name for birds. Some are specified by adding adjectives, such as "singsak saala," (bird red); many are specified by a name that is onomatopoetic, often reduplicated. Birds are traditionally very important in the belief system, in tales, and as good or bad omens, and a number are eaten, though as of 2008, the preferred wild food birds had become very scarce. Are also the source of sport for young boys with slinghots.
  • Léxica:
    Also "singsak."

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