5   appear - examine
see
             
  see aci   light haranu
  sight totonu   darkness koune
  blind inakoe   light (adj) hara
  visible acinu   dark koune
  hide oromai   sunny vacu pite
  hide oneself palake nim oromai   shade momo
             
*    cf   noon vacupite
             
  shine a light on st akane    
  shine (sun) (vacu) pite   sparkle nepi-nepi
  shine (in the dark) kane, ka-kane hohoe   flash lai-laikere *
  shine (polished) hohoe, hulu-hulu   flashing koihoe
  bright jarei   flash (once) laikere
  dim kakane    
  shadow hutu-hutu      
        * (light) flashing continuously
             
  a sight / scene totonu, sena   colour kor
  view, scenery mua   white pitine
  spectacle spetakulu   black lakuvare
  spectacular spetakular ulupa: ash   grey ulu-ulupa
  reflection hutu hutu   silver lavan pitinu
  vision (myst.) failana mua va'ava'ane   brown kor-kafe
             
             
  violet       transparent harinaci
  blue caru carunaku   pale lai-lai piti
  green u'u-u'ureke   light hara
  yellow karase   dark arase
  orange karase   plain varese
  pink       colourful / many coloured  leite-leitehe
  red mimireke      
       
noko oro-oromai ihini my place for hiding things naharan lakuvare almost black
veletaru colour (people) tapil lakuvare nearly black
ipinaka jarei a bright star maumeta very black
lantera kanpai shine your torch lakuvare mica lakuvare really black
Ete utune tu en momo. This is in the shadow of the tree. hara light
akam mua aci can't see anything muahara daylight
ufarana Timori aci    see Timor in a dream mua koune dark, night
see
             
  look toto   paint pinta
  look up mecenaci   decorate raane
  look down aranaci   ornament raanana
  look straight ahead masunaci   ribbon fita
  look behind uranaci   ring rukusu
  look around e'enaci   medal raanana, medailya
      bead kafu,  (pl. kafur)
             
             
  draw em aakere, keere hutuvata   mirror hutuvatau
  erase feere   screen vidru, lau
  paint pinta   glasses ukulu
  artist pacainu   sunglasses ukulu vacuhini
  art tanavahunu   dazzle (sun) tatan manahe
  [traditional weaving] sisirana   dazzle (lights) tatankane
          flash koiho(e)pai
Fataluku lau sisiranam fai.      
Fataluku cloth woven in the traditional way
     
e'enate look around, wander around   camera (makina) fotografia
e'enaci look around (standing still)   microscope mikroskop
  telescope teleskop
ukulim nina na'e wear glasses   lens lensa
sinema lau screen   focus (lens) ulumuha
  focus (figurative) aavaari
aavaari follow instructions properly      
Pacu anina tatan kane tu an akam mua aci.. The headlights dazzled me so that I couldn't see.
Leteratu mura, po ulumuha hai nae. Take the picture - it's in focus.
En umani itanavahunu? Whose art (work) is this?
Afi lee raane, ma'ar la'a kawe. Our house is decorated for a wedding.
Horucuarana iluku-lukun akam nita nau naavaari. Discussion at the meeting was not very focused.
Tavar isikola mocor irauni tu tapi aavaari. Good pupils follow instructions carefully.
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Ana akam aci-aci. I've never seen one. ina moruke  (valal aci) sharp eyes
Ana tava akam aci-aci. I don't see him around. ina teiru      (valal aci) sharp eyes
coho bracelet apanaci see through
hohoana screen
aamexene   appear (in a vision) Nossa Senhora Francisco, Lucia ho Jacinta naamexene.
    Our Lady appeared to F, L and J.  
faile   see in a vision Tava humaara nafaile. He saw a vision of a ghost.
anufarana   vision in a dream        
hutu   spectre, vision        
humaara   soul        
An ina moco ono kakane tu a a hai sika. You tricked me in broad daylight. (when my eyes were bright)
Ana komputer ihohoana aci. I can see the computer screen.
Vacu pite po mara aamire. It's sunny; go and sit out.
    toto       phrases using "toto"  
  Tava ita'a ia ula tava em eva'an coto.       What he says, perhaps he sees it from this point of view.
  Ana em eva'an coto.     I see it from this point of view.
  A uhulen em eva'an coto.   You can see it from this point of view
         
Kaparana lafane tu tava eluhen la'a jenen mua toto-toto. He has many problems so he wants to be alone.
kakane   brightness   An akam ma'ar aci po an aca kakane halan aci.
aca kakane     I couldn't see anyone, just the brightness of a fire.
           
      Lanteram i'a nakane.  
em akane   light up,   throw light on   Take the torch to light your way.
Fonin akane. Shine it over there.        
      Bisikaleta i pacu emane tu ta kakane.
          Put this light on the bike to be seen.