samting

Tok PisinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English something.

NounEdit

samting

  1. thing
    • 1989, Buk Baibel long Tok Pisin, Port Moresby: Bible Society of Papua New Guinea, 1:1:
      Bipo bipo tru God i mekim kamap skai na graun na olgeta samting i stap long en.
      (please add an English translation of this quote)
  2. substance
  3. anything
    • 1989, Buk Baibel long Tok Pisin, Port Moresby: Bible Society of Papua New Guinea, 2:25:
      Man na meri i no gat samting bilong karamapim skin bilong tupela. Tasol tupela i no sem.
      (please add an English translation of this quote)
  4. (euphemistic) genitalia

AdverbEdit

samting

  1. about, approximately
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