Inan

  • thumb, big toe; head; mother; king
Media
inan
Kasar
Unknown [edit]
Halus
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Northern Form
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Usage Examples

E..geginan tiange tuah mancing ajak mabedilan, dadi inan rurung.
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Buka pitike kilangan inane.
[example 1]
Literally: Like a chick that has lost its mother. When a child cries, it makes a noise, kiak-kiak, which is the cry of a chick that has lost its mother. This is said of a child who, perhaps, has not had the proper care when he is young.

No translation exists for this example.

  1. F. Eiseman, Proverbs. 1987