membyra

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Old Tupi[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /mɛ̃ˈᵐbɨɾa/

Noun[edit]

membyra

  1. son or daughter (of a woman).

Usage notes[edit]

  • membyra is the converse of the English word mother; while the converse of father is t-ayra. These two words have the same translations, but could never be used as synonyms in Classical Tupi.

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