tarangu

1. poor, miserable, unfortunate

  • Mi sori long ol tarangu lain.
    I feel sorry for the poor.

2. alas, oh dear (an exclamation of pity or grief)

  • O tarangu! meri bilong em i dai pinis.
    Alas, his wife has died.

3. refugees

  • Ol tarangu lain bilong lrian i kam i stap long ls Arwin.
    Refugees from Irian have settled in East Arwin.

4. a beggar

  • Yu tarangu stret!
    You’re a real beggar!

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