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19:33 Apr 11, 2001
Fijian to English translations [Non-PRO]
Fijian term or phrase: uro
O' iko sa dua na yalewa uro va tha.

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5Literal vs Metaphorical
Nesian Consult



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Literal vs Metaphorical

'uro' is the Fijian word for 'fat/fatty deposits' but the sentence is not an insult it's meant as a compliment. In this context it's meant to imply beautiful or hot, and the sentence translates to "You're such a hot girl"

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