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Tok Pisin[edit]


From English make + -im; this form is based on the spelling of the English original, whereas mekim is based on the pronunciation of the original.



  1. Alternative form of mekim
    • 1989, Buk Baibel long Tok Pisin, Bible Society of Papua New Guinea, Genesis 1:14 (translation here):
      Bihain God i tok olsem, “Ol lait i mas kamap long skai bilong makim tulait na nait, na bilong makim ol de na ol yia na ol kain kain taim bilong yia.
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