old

adjective

1. (not young, not new) lapun, olpela

  • an old tree olpela diwai
  • old people lapun manmeri
  • I am getting old.
    Mi laik lapun nau.
  • She is an old woman now.
    Em i kamap lapun meri nau.
  • It is an old shirt.
    Siot i olpela.

2. (previous) long bipo

  • my old car ka bilong mi bipo

3. (talking about age) gat krismas

  • How old are you?
    Yu gat hamas krismas?

4. older sibling bikpela

  • He is my older brother.
    Em i bikpela bilong mi.
  • She’s older than I am.
    Em i bikpela long mi.

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