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tunba
gismu rafsi: tub x1 is a sibling of x2 by bond/tie/standard/parent(s) x3. See also bruna, mensi, tamne.
tunba
Sibling
xo da tunba do
How many siblings do you have?
do tunba mi lo ka patfu be lo patfu
You are my cousin since we have the same paternal grandfather.
do tunba mi lo ka se mamta gi'e se patfu
You are my sibling since we are born from the same mother and father.
i ji'a mi se tunba re da noi ca na zvati le dinju
Also I have two siblings who are now not in the house.
i sa'e mi se tunba lo pa bruna e lo pa mensi
To be precise, I have a brother and a sister.
bruna
gismu rafsi: bun bu'a x1 is brother of/fraternal to x2 by bond/tie/standard/parent(s) x3; [not necess. biological]. See also mensi, tunba, tamne, famti, bersa.
mensi
gismu rafsi: mes me'i x1 is a sister of/sororal to x2 by bond/tie/standard/parent(s) x3; [not necessarily biological]. See also bruna, tunba, tamne, famti.
selfamti
lujvo x1 is an niece/nephew of x2 by bond/tie x3. See famti, tunba, tixnu, bruna.
tamne
gismu x1 is cousin to x2 by bond/tie x3; [non-immediate family member, default same generation]. Probably preferred for metaphorical siblings (over bruna). See also dzena, famti, mensi, bruna, tunba.