Palabras Chamoru [ A - C ]

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A

a'aga - wrasses (fish)
a'ñao - overpower
ababang - butterfly fish, angel fish
abas - guava
acho' - rock
addeng - feet, leg
addo' - sea grapes
adios - good-by
afa'fa - armpits
aflitu - fry
aga' - banana (ripe)
agaga' - red
agang - call
agapa' - right direction
agguas - infant mullets (fish)
Agosto - August
agupa' - tomorrow
agupan'na - day after tomorrow
ahe' - no
ahu - sweet coconut dessert
ai - ouch, wow
aire - air
akague left direction
akgang - loud
akka' - bite
alageta - avocado
alileng - cone shell
alu - baracuda (fish)
aluda - groupers (fish)
alula - hurry
amariyu - yellow
amkko' - old
amot - medicine
amot gapot ulu - hair spray
amotsa - breakfast, lunch
anakko' - long
angglo - dry
aniyu - ring for finger
anonas - custard or sugar apple
antigu - ancient, primitive
antios - eyeglasses
apaga - shoulder
á'paka' - white
apasi - pay
aposta - bet, wager
ápplacha' - dirty
arekla - fix, repair
arina - flour
ásagua - marry
asagua - spouse
Asaina - Lord, God
asiga - salt
asukat - sugar
asuli - eel(salt or fresh water)
atadok - eyes
atan - look at
atdao - sun
ates - sweetsop, sugar apple
atmangao - spotted sea crab
atmayas - oatmeal
atopulang - sea crab
átrasao - late
attomobet - automobile
atuhong laggua - parrotfish( very large)
atulai - mackerel
atuli - porridge
ayao - borrow
ayu - that
ayuda - help, assist
ayuyu - coconut crab
años - age, years

B

baba - bad
baba - open
babui - pig
baila - dance
balaku - pig(boar/male)
balate' - sea cucumber
bali - worth, value
banda - side, corner
bangko - stool or bench
banidosu - show off
banko - bench, bank(as in Bank of Guam)
bapot lumi'of - submarine
baratu - cheap
baratu - cheap, inexpensive
baratura - on sale
bas - bus
basnak - fall down
basta - stop, enough
basta hiya' - no kidding
bastos - rough
basu - cup, drinking glass
basula - trash
batangga - any form of sled
batatas - potatoes
batko - ship
batko - submarine
batkon aire - airplane
batkon aire - airplane, helicopter, glider
batsa - raft
baya' - fed up
bañu - shower, bath
bebe' - vagina
bende - sell
bentana - window
bente - twenty
beskuchu - Japanese biscuit
bestido - dress
betde - green
Betnes - Friday
biahi - time
Biblia - Bible
bida - do, act
biha - grandmother, old woman
bihu - grandfather, old man
bilembines - star apple
binadu - deer
binakle - vinegar
bira - turn
birada - corner
birenghenas - eggplant
bisikleta - bicycle
bisita - visit, visitor
bisnes - business
blanko - throw
bo'bo' - spring water
bokungo' - cave
bola - ball, ball game
boten layak - sailboat
boti - boat
boti - boat
botsa - pocket, put something in pocket
boñelos - doughnut
brabu - healthy
buente - maybe, perhaps
buenu - good
bula - lots of, full
bumisita - visited
bumobola - playing ball
bunita - fusilier fish (large)
bunita - pretty
bunitu - handsome, nice
bunmuchachu - hard-working
buruka - noise
buteti - puffer fish
butsiyu - sack
bábali - eyelash, eyelid

C

cha - tea
cha'-mu - don't
cha'lak - squirrelfish
cha'ot - allergic
chachak - saw
chachalon - pork rind
chada - eggs
chada' - egg
chaddek - fast
chagi - try
chago' - far
chaguan tasi - seaweed
chakchak manana - dawn, daybreak
chalan - road
chalek - laugh
chandiha - watermelon
chansa - chance
chaochao - rough
charera - kettle
chatanmak - morning (before dawn)
chatge - laugh at someone
chatli'e' - hate
chatmata - poor eyesight
chatta' - hardly, barely
che'lu - sibling
chetnot - wound, sore
chetton - stick to, stuck
chiba - goat
chiku - kiss
chikulati - chocolate
chili - penis
chinina - shirt
cho'cho' - work
cho'gue - do, perform
chocho - eat
chomma' -forbid
chonnek - push
chopchop - suck
chotda - banana
chotda - green bananas
chotda betde - banana green
chubasko - swell
chugo' - juice, pus
chule' - take
chule' - take, bring
chupa - smoke a cigarette; cigarette
cháchaga' - thigh
chátsaga - difficult

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