entry
nå'ye
pronunciation
nah-dzee
meaning
verb. 1) to add to; to put in. 2) to contaminate; pollute; taint; defile;
etymology
From Chamorro. Contraction of word na'iyi < na'i (to give) + -yi directional suffix.
examples
Ti nahong ma'asen-ña i fina'tinas-hu, pues hu na'ye mas asiga.
My cooking did not have enough saltiness, so I added more salt.
additional comments
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