Derived from ‘bandage’
1. fence, wall
- banis bilong wara dam
- banis bilong gaden garden fence
- banis bilong haus the wall of a house
- Sampela dok i go ausait long banis.
Some dogs go outside the fence.
2. bandage for a sore
- Banis i lus pinis.
The bandage came loose; the bandage is lost.
- Putim banis long sua.
Put a bandage on a cut.
- banis bilong sait i pen a pain in the ribs
4. banis bilong susu bra, brassiere