1. to get up, to arise, to awake, to start, to begin
- Kirap na go long skul, belo pinis.
Go to school, the bell has rung.
- mekim i kirap nogut astonish (for a longer period of time than kalap nogut)
- Taim bilong kirap, em i sikis klok.
The time to get up is six o’clock.
2. rising, getting up, have strong emotions
- Man i kirap nogut long manki.
The man was very angry with the boy.
- Win i kirap.
A breeze is getting up.