cousin

noun kandere, brata, susa (Western and Melanesian kinship syotems differ greatly; there is much variation in the use of kinship terms in both Tok Pisin and PNG English.)

  • my male cousin (Western) pikinini bilong brata o susa bilong mi
  • my female cousin (Western) pikinini meri bilong brata o susa bilong mi
  • my male cousin (PNG) brata bilong mi, kasin brata
  • my female cousin (PNG) susa bilong mi, kasin susa
  • cousin or uncle (PNG) kandere

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