Kayupulau

Facts

  • Language: Kayupulau
  • Alternate names: Kajupulau
  • Language code: kzu
  • Language family: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian, Eastern Malayo-Polynesian, Oceanic, Western Oceanic, North New Guinea, Sarmi-Jayapura Bay, Jayapura Bay
  • Number of speakers: 50
  • Script: Category

Introduction

Kayupulau is a language of Indonesia. It is spoken in Papua Province. Jayapura harbor.

Dialects

Not a dialect of Tobati (Yotafa) (See: Tobati?).

The Kayupulau Verb

Sample Verbs

to bitecakehĩ
to blowkəmriri
to breathekenamarawato
to burntirji
to buybori|to
to chooserigbieto
to climbkau
to comemai
to cooko carato
to countpərna
to crytãtã, tiña
to cut, hacktratu
to die, be deadmavu
to digsai
to dreampojokəragu
to drinkti-unto
to eatti-anto
to falldare, jai
to fearawato
to flowcəruru
to flytuɣau
to hearnono
to hitranu
to holdkrou
to huntyari
to killeɣua mavu
to know, be knowledgeablekericawe
to laughmamari
to lie downti-eno|to
to live, be alivemovugu
to open, uncovertiu
to plantsiaho
to pound, beatdaukʷo
to saypoha
to scratchsoi
to seekija
to sewsijoro
to shooteɣua
to sitti-joto
to sleepce-reno
to sniff, smellsento
to spitkibʷo
to splitduguara
to squeezedendoro
to stab, pierceeɣua
to standtuɣakuo
to stealsuaŋga
to suckti-unto
to swellrava
to swim-nato
to thinkkena taɣeto
to throweɣua
to tie up, fastendoco, doi
to turndijore, dore
to walk-ɣaɣa
to vomitugʷa
to workti-ajo
to yawn