Maragus

Facts

  • Language: Maragus
  • Alternate names: Maragaus, Tape, Tobah
  • Language code: mrs
  • Language family: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian, Eastern Malayo-Polynesian, Oceanic, Central-Eastern Oceanic, Remote Oceanic, North and Central Vanuatu, Malekula Interior, Malekula Central
  • Number of speakers: 15
  • Script: Category

Introduction

Maragus is a language of Vanuatu. It is spoken in Central north Malekula.

The Maragus Verb

Sample Verbs

to biteis
to blowip
to breathengip
to burnsəli, vang
to buyul
to chewjomo
to climbsaxen
to comemo
to cookdenge
to countjəpon
to cryij
to cut, hackjej
to die, be deadmes
to digvəs, xəl
to dreammetər lilis
to drinkmən
to eatudi
to falldəm
to feardədəngen
to flytətip
to hearrəng
to hidesu, tosusuen
to hitxəj
to holduse
to hunttərəɣ
to killsəpij, xəj
to know, be knowledgeablerəngdo
to laughtəməs
to live, be alivejiləp
to open, uncoveruri
to plantlo, lulo
to pound, beatxəj
to sayvwiri
to scratchxər
to seelis
to sewlələɣ
to shootlu, luo
to sitliek
to sleepmetər
to sniff, smellsəsərip
to spittebəs
to splitjej bəri, mor, tibəs
to squeezebəxəj
to standsəɣ, və|tir
to stealvənaɣ, vənaxen
to swellsəren
to swimsuvsip
to thinkvərəng
to throwjəren
to tie up, fastenləɣ
to turnruten
to walkling
to vomitluaɣ
to workmekar, mekarien
to yawnmamau