tewel

1. soul (especially of a dead person), a spirit, a devil

  • tewel i stap long tudak spirits abound at night

2. a ghost

  • Tewel bilong tumbuna man bilong mi i kam long mi long driman.
    My grandfather’s ghost came to me in a dream.

3. a reflection

  • lukim tewel bilong yu long wara to see one’s reflection in the water

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