lojbo jufsisku
Lojban sentence search

Total: 7 result(s)
sa'ei zei valsi
zei-lujvo x1 is an onomatopoeia, a word that sounds like what it represents Examples are "gurgle" or "hiss". See sa'ei, ki'ai, valsi
sa'ei
experimental cmavo Converts following cmevla or zoi-quote into onomatopoeia. (bam! crash! kapow! etc.) Narrower term than tai'i. See also sance, ci'oi, ki'ai.
kliki
experimental gismu x1 (text, sound) is a click sound See sa'ei, mosra
ki'ai
experimental cmavo Converts following selbri, cmevla, or zoi-quote into a nonce interjection/attitudinal. See sa'ei, ci'oi, tai'i. From krixa
ci'oi
experimental cmavo Converts following cmevla or zoi-quote into psychomime. Narrower term than tai'i. See also ci'o, cinmo, sa'ei, ki'ai. Examples in some languages. jpn: そわそわ (sowasowa): restlessly. nep: सुखदुख (sukhadukha): lit. happiness-sorrow; the human condition. eng: "zing", "yoink"
tai'i
experimental cmavo Converts following cmevla or zoi-quote into phenomime. Broader term than ci'oi and sa'ei. See also tai, tamsmi, ki'ai. Examples in some languages. jpn: しーん (shiin): soundlessly. kor: 슬슬 (seul-seul): gently. nep: हत्तपत्त (hattapatta): immediately.
snafu'ivla
lujvo x1 is an onomatopoeic word meaning x2 in language x3, based on sound x4 emitted by x5 Syn. {sa'ei zei valsi}, onmatopo'eia. Note: do not be confused by the similarity to fu'ivla; snafu'ivla does not necessarily indicate a loan word; rather, it refers to copying (fukpi) a sound (sance).