Samoan Chiefly Dialect (Highest Form Of The Samoan Language)

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Since: Jun 09

Compton, CA

#1 Jan 20, 2010
Just wanted to list a few words from the Samoan Chiefly Dialect.

Ai -(eat)(Chiefly Dialect) taumafa, tausami, tali le sua, taute

Ata -(laugh)(Chiefly Dialect) soisoi

Ava -(kava)(Chiefly Dialect) agatonu

Ava a le tamaloa -(man's beard)(Chiefly Dialect) soesa

Ala mai -(wake up)(Chiefly Dialect) malei fua mai, alafa'i mai

Alafau, mata, taliga isu, gutu -(face)(Chiefly Dialect) foliga, fofoga

Ita -(angry)(Chiefly Dialect) toatamai, lemalie

Lower Hutt, New Zealand

#2 Jan 20, 2010
Teine -(female)(Chiefly Dialect)- tama'ita'i

Tama -(male)(Chiefly Dialect)- taule'ale'a

Oti -(dead/deceased)(Chiefly Dialect)-maliu, tu'umalo

Matua -(parents)(Chiefly Dialect)- tua'a

Lower Hutt, New Zealand

#4 Jan 20, 2010
Matua -(old/elderly)(Chiefly Dialect)- loa le soifua.

Ola -(life)(Chiefly Dialect)-soifua

Sorry I can't post all of them at once (don't know what's going on)


Lower Hutt, New Zealand

#5 Jan 21, 2010
Siva -(dance)(Chiefly dialect)- sausaunoa,sa'asa'a

Fale -(house)(Chiefly dialect)- maota,laoa

Fia inu -(thirsty)(Chiefly dialect)- galala

Igoa -(name)(Chiefly dialect)- suafa
kai hoo kui

Brisbane, Australia

#6 Jan 23, 2010
Can someone tell me about a person name Matautia that came to Tonga with the first King Tupou 1 it was told that he was the young brother of a chief from there.He live in the palace with the King until the first King die.CAN anyone help me out here??

Suva, Fiji

#8 May 12, 2013
dis is actually good!
Has helped me alot so muj.

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