melbi

LojbanEdit

EtymologyEdit

In Lojbanized spelling.

  • Chinese: mei [měi]
  • English: biutafl — beautiful
  • Spanish: belbello
  • Arabic: jamil

PronunciationEdit

GismuEdit

melbi (rafsi mel or mle)

  1. beautiful; x1 is beautiful/pleasant to x2 in aspect x3 (ka) by aesthetic standard x4.

Derived termsEdit

Various senses of 'cute', 'sexy', or beautiful with the modifying rafsi filling the x3 place:

  • cifmle : childishly-beautiful (cinfu zei melbi); cute : babies, puppies ..
  • citmle : youthfully-beautiful (citno zei melbi); cute/fair of face: a pretty/handsome person.
  • cinmle : sexually-beautiful (cinse zei melbi); sexy in an perceptive rather than agentive sense
  • nolmle : nobly-beautiful (nobli zei melbi); elegant
  • racmle : delicately-beautiful (ralci zei melbi); vase, lacy lingerie, lace in general.

See alsoEdit

Last modified on 18 September 2013, at 21:55