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gismu rafsi: dau x1 argues for stand x2 against stand x3; [an opponent is not necessary]. See also fapro, jamna, sarji, talsa, sumti, tugni, casnu, damba, bradi, tavla.
gismu rafsi: den de'i x1 is a/the tooth [body-part] of x2; (adjective:) x1 is dental. (for metaphor: see dakfu, pagre, jgalu); See also moklu, dakfu, pagre, jgalu, batci, bongu.
gismu rafsi: det x1 is the date [day,{week},{month},year] of event/state x2, at location x3, by calendar x4. (time units in x1 are specified as numbers separated by pi'e or are unit values massified with joi); See also cmavo list de'i, djedi, jeftu, masti, nanca, tcika.
gismu rafsi: diz dzi x1 is low/down/downward in frame of reference x2 as compared with baseline/standard height x3. Also lower; x3 is generally some defined distance above a zero point/baseline, or is that baseline itself. See also cnita, galtu, gapru, farna, loldi.
gismu rafsi: jac jau x1 is made of/contains/is a quantity/expanse of water; (adjective:) x1 is aqueous/[aquatic]. Aquatic (= jaupli). See also lalxu, rirxe, xamsi, limna, litki, lumci, bumru, jinto.
gismu rafsi: dje dei x1 is x2 full days in duration (default is 1 day) by standard x3; (adjective:) x1 is diurnal. Today (= cabdei); tomorrow (= bavlamdei); yesterday (= prulamdei). See also donri, detri, jeftu, masti, nanca, nicte, tcika.
gismu rafsi: jin x1 is a ring/annulus/torus/circle [shape/form] of material x2, inside diam. x3, outside diam. x4. Also ellipse, oval (= jincla); (usage has been for near-circles, such as tight spirals, even if not closed loops). Also band, belt, encircle (= jinsru). See also clupa, cukla, dasri, karli, sovda, sruri, konju.
fu'ivla x1 is to the east of x2 according to frame of reference x3. Synonymous to stuna. See du'a. Set: be'arna du'arna ne'urna vu'arna. This set is invented for those who prefer the sumtcita over the gismu, due to all starting with different letters.
gismu rafsi: dun du'i x1 is equal/congruent to/as much as x2 in property/dimension/quantity x3. Same in quantity/quality (not necessarily in identity); 'analogy' may be expressed as the equivalence of two properties of similarity (ka x1 simsa x2) and (ka x3 simsa x4). See also cmavo list du'i, satci, frica, simsa, mintu.
gismu rafsi: fad x1 [member] is ordinary/common/typical/usual in property x2 (ka) among members of x3 (set). Also: x2 is a normal/common/ordinary/typical property among set x3 (= selterfadni for reordered places); also regular, (mabla forms:) banal, trite, vulgar; (x3 is complete set). See also cafne, rirci, kampu, lakne, tcaci, cnano.
gismu x1 is an aunt/uncle of x2 by bond/tie x3; x1 is an associated member of x2's parent's generation. Aunt (=fetfamti), uncle (=nakfamti). See also bruna, mamta, mensi, patfu, rirni, tamne.
gismu rafsi: fap pro x1 opposes/balances/contends against opponent(s) x2 (person/force ind./mass) about x3 (abstract). Also resists. See also bandu, bradi, darlu, damba, jivna, lanxe, rivbi, sarji, xarnu.
gismu rafsi: fal fa'u x1 falls/drops to x2 from x3 in gravity well/frame of reference x4. Note: things can fall in spin, thrust, or tide as well as gravity; (agentive "drop" = one of two lujvo: falcru and falri'a). See also lafti, cpare, klama, sfubu.
gismu rafsi: fai x1 is distributed/allotted/allocated/shared among x2 with shares/portions x3; (x2/x3 fa'u). Also spread, shared out, apportioned; agentive distribution (= fairgau, fairzu'e). See also cmavo list fa'u, fendi, preja, katna, tcana.
gismu rafsi: fen fe'o x1 sews/stitches/sutures materials x2 (ind./set) together with tool(s) x3, using filament x4. (x2 if a set must be a complete specification); See also cilta, jivbu, jorne, nivji, pijne, lasna.
gismu rafsi: fin fi'i x1 invents/creates/composes/authors x2 for function/purpose x3 from existing elements/ideas x4. x1 is creative/inventive. See also cmavo list fi'e, ciska, pemci, zbasu, larcu, specific works of authorship, prosa, skina.