1. meeting, market

  • Komiti i holim bung.
    The committee is holding a meeting.
  • Em i wanpela bikpela bung.
    It is a big gathering.
  • Jiro i go long bung.
    Jiro goes to the market.
  • haus bung meeting house
  • wok bung community work
  • ples bung a marketplace, a meeting place

2. to meet, to gather together

  • Ol mama i bung long autim wari.
    The mothers are meeting to air their concerns.
  • Ol kanaka i bung bilong painim pis.
    The natives are are gathering to go fishing.
  • Ol i bung long en.
    They gathered around him.
  • bung toktok discussion
  • bung wantaim get together, unite

3. to crowd around

  • Planti manmeri i bung long lukim birua.
    Many people crowd around to see the accident.


1. to collect or gather something

  • Bungim ol kaikai.
    Gather all the food.
  • Bungim mani.
    Get the money together.
  • Bungim ol samting bilong yu.
    Collect all your things up.
  • bungim wantaim vot total vote

2. to meet, to face

  • Long dispela taim kantri i bungim hevi.
    At this time the country is facing problems.
  • Em i bungim wanpela lapun man na em i tok gude long em.
    He met an old man and greeted him.
  • Bai mi bungim yu long rot.
    I’ll meet you on the way.