Temi

Glyph of the word 'temi'.

temi

  • (n.) bone (mass noun)

A huita temi i leya ti pama.
“Bone is harder than stone.”

Notes: The basic form of this word is a mass noun. In order to refer to a particular bone, you have to turn temi into a count noun. Thus, ape o temi is “a bone”.

The glyph here is a modification of the syllabic glyph te. The inside of the glyph has been turned into a kind of ribcage.

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