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English-Samoan Words
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F 
face (eyes) mata; foliga; fofoga; fela (impolite)
faded (cloth) matafi
faeces tae
faint matapogia
fair feololo
fair weather laofie
fairy tale fagogo
faith (belief) fa'atuatua
faithful fa'amaoni
fall pa'u; to'ulu; sulu; pa'uu
false witness molimau pepelo
family aiga
family leader matai (titled)
famine oge; mativa
famous (renowed) lauiloa; tauta'ua
fan (cooling fan) ili (n); tapili; aloalo; fuefue
far mamao
far apart (widely spaced) vavamamao
farewell (parting) fa'atofa; soifua; fa'amavaega
fast (quick) vave
fast (go without food) anapogi
fat (size) puta; lapo'a; peti; pepeti (pl)
father tam'a
fault pona
fault finding va'ava'ai pona; fai pona
favorite ma'oi
favortism fa'a'au'au
fear (afraid) fefe
feast aiga; taumafataga (resp)
February Fepuari (Eng)
feed fafaga
feed on milk fa'asusu
feel (emotion) loto
feel (touch) tago'tago
feet vae
fetch a'ami; a'apo
fierce (wild; savage; vicious) fe'ai
fight fusu; tau
Fiji Fiti
fill (to fill up) utu; faatumu
filthy (vulgar) palauvale; upuleaga
finality gataaga; i'uga
fine sala; fa'asalaga
finger tamatama'ilima
fingernail atigilima
finish (completed) uma; maa'e
finish (the end) muta'aga
finish, to fa'a'uma; fa'amaae'a
fire afi
firewood alala; fafie
firm (steadfast) mau; mausa'lo; tumau
firmanent va'nimonimo
first muamua; mua'i; uluai
first-born ulumatua
fish i'a
fish (dine on raw fish) ota
fish (wrap of cooked) a'fi
fish bate maunu
fish hook matau
fishing faiva; fagota; sausau
fishing line manoa faiva
fishing pole ofe
fit ofi
five lima
flag fu'a
flash emo
flashing emo'emo; e'emo
flashlight mo'li'uila
flat (pane) sa'lafalafa; ma'folafola
flatter fa'avi'ivi'i; taufa'ase'e
flee (escape) sola
fleet fu'a
flesh a'ano
flip tafiti
floating opeopea
floor fola
flourish olaola; uluola
flow tafe
flower fuga
fly lele; felelei (pl)
fly (insect) lago
fold gaugau
fold-arms pi'ilima
follow mulimuli
food mea'ai; to'anai'i; ava
fool (imbecile) vale
footprint tulagavae
foot (body part) vae
foot (measure) futu (Eng)
forbid (prohibit; curfew) vavao; faataga; faasa
forbidden tapu
forest vaomatua; togavao; gauta
forehead muaulu
forever (eternally) fa'avavau
forget galo
forgotten fa'agalo
forgetful fa'agalogalo
forgive (pardon; freed) fa'amagalo; magalo
forget galo
fork tui
foundation (constitution) fa'avae
four fa
fourty fa sefulu
fountain (spring) punavai, vai puna
free (unconstrainted) sa'oloto; faitalia
freedom (liberty) sao'loto; sa'olotoga
fresh (unsalted) magalo
from mai
front luma, tai
Friday Aso Faraile (Eng)
friend uo
friends, to make fa'auo
friendly masani
friendly-call (boy or man) sole
friendly-call (girl or woman) suga
frighten (intimidate; threaten) fa'amata'u
frown (sulk; pout) fa'a'u'u
fruit fua
full tumu; tutumu (pl)
full (from eating) ma'ona; laulelei
funnel fa'atumu
funny malie
future lumana'i
G 
game (sport) ta'aloga
gaze tepatepa
gaze (stare) pulato'a, tulimatai
genealogy gafa
generation tupulaga
generous matamau
ghost aitu
girl taine
give avane; avatu; tu'umai
glance tepa
glass (eye glasses) tioata
glory (dignity) mamalu
go alu; o (pl)
go about fealua'i
goal sini; tini
goat o'ti
God Atua
gold aulo; auro
good lelei
Good Bye Tofa; Suifua
good-mannered tausa'afia
Gospel (Good News) Tala Lelei
gossip faitala
gout gugu
governed pulea
government ma'lo
governor kovana (Eng)
grace tunoa; alofa tunoa
grade (marks - exam) togi
grain (wheat) saito
grapes (grapevine) vine (Eng)
grasp (touch) u'u; tago
grass mutia
grasshopper se
grave (tomb) tuugamau
gray lanu efu'efu; sina
grease (lard) ga'o
greedy fa'alotoloto
green (color) lanu mata; lanu lauava
green fruit (uncooked) mata; lau'ava
grey hair sina
groan oi
grove togala'au
grow (occur; happen) fa'atupu; tupu; tutupu
grub afato
grumble tomumu
guess taumate; mate
guilty sala
guitar kitara (Eng)
gun fana
gutting (removing intestines or entrails of a fish) kiau
H 
habit masani
hair lau'ulu
hair (feathers) fulufulu
haircut sele lau'ulu
halfcaste afatasi
hammer samala
hand lima; a'ao (respect)
handkerchief solosolo
handle mulu
handsome aulelei; manaia; lalelei
handwriting tusilima
hang tautau
happy fia'fia
harbor taulaga
hard (tough) malo
hard (hardness) ma'a'a
harm leafaiga
hat (cap) pulou
hate ino'ino; feitaga'i; feisa'i
haughty (contemptuous; frown) fa'asiasia
head ulu; ao; fa'aao (leader)
head towards, to aga'i
heal fofo
healthy manuia
heap (mound) faupu'ega
hear (listen) fa'afofoga; fa'alogo
hearing fa'alogologo
heart fatu
heart broken momomo
heat, to (hot) fa'avevela
heathen (unchristian) fa'apaupau
heaven lagi
heavy mamafa
heel of the foot mulivae
heir suli
hell (hades) seoli (Eng), mati
hello talofa
help fesoasoagi
here i'inei
hide (secret; conceal) fa'alilo; na'na
high sili
hill mati'e; maualuga
history tala fa'asolopito
hit (pound; knock; strike) tu'i; fusu; ta; fasi
hoist sisi
hold u'u; pipi'i
hole pu; lua
holy (sacred; dignified) paia; mamalu
Holy Spirit (Holy Ghost) Agaga Paia
homage vivi'i; viivii; faaviivii
hook matau
hop (skip) musa
hope (expectation) faamoemoega
hopeful faamoemoe
horse solofanua
hospital fale'ma'i
host (to receive as guest) talia
hot vevela
hour itula
house fale; maota (chiefly)
how fa'apefea; fa'afefea
humanity tagatanu'u
humor tausua; fa'ataulaitu
hundred selau
hunger mole
hungry fia ai
hunt (chase) tuli, tutuli
hunting fanafana
hurt ti'na
hurricane (storm) afa
hurry (haste) fa'avave; fa'atopetope
husband toa'lua; taane
hymn viiga
I 
I O'au, Oute
ice aisa (Eng)
identity fa'asinomaga
idiot soso
idiotic (stupid) faavalevalea; valea
idle nofonofovale
idol tupua
if afai
ignite (start a fire) tutu; tafu; pusa; fa'amu
image foliga
imitate fa'aa'oa'o; fa'ata'ita'i
immature (green fruit) moto; mata
immerse fa'atofu; lelemo
implore ai'oi; fa'atauanau
improper fa'aletatau
impudent tautala'ititi
in totonu
incite fa'aoso
indebted nofo aitalafu
indented omo
India Initia (Eng)
infamous ta'uleagaina
infected (contagious; stained) pisia; pipisi
influenced tosina
inherited tuufaasolo
ink vaitusi
inland direction ga'uta; iuta
inside totonu
insignificant (trivial; inferior) fa'atauva'a
insist (strive; persevere) tausisi; taumafa'i
instruct fa'atonu; poloai
intelligent atamai
intercept (interrupt) fa'afesalavei
interest on an account tului
investigate su'esu'e
investigation su'esu'ega
invite vala'au
invitation vala'aulia
involved a'afia; solofia
iron (metal) u'amea
iron clothes, to auli
irritable (easily angered) itagofie
island motu
itch (itchy) mageso
J 
jail fale puipui
January Ianuari (Eng)
Japan Iapani (Eng)
jealous (envious) fua; matau'a; losilosivale; mutivale
Jews Au Iutaia (Eng)
join (bring together) soo
joint (knot in wood) pona
joke (jest) taufaalili; taufa'ase'e; ula
journey (trip) malaga; ta'amilosaga
joy (happy; pleased) oli'oli; fiafia
Judea Iutaia (Eng)
judge fa'amasino
judgement (a trial) fa'amasinoga
July Iulai (Eng)
jump oso
jumpy fe'osofa'i
June Iuni (Eng)
Jupiter Iao (*)