ふゆん

OkinawanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Cognate to Japanese 掘る (horu, to dig).

VerbEdit

ふゆん (transitive, rōmaji fuyun)

  1. to dig
    まぎあなふてぃ、うぃーけーすん。
    Magi-ana futi, wīkē sun.
    To transplant a tree, you dig a big hole.

Further readingEdit

  • フユン” in Okinawa Center of Language Study, Shuri-Naha Dialect Dictionary.