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or Dilli, Dilly

[dil-ee] /ˈdɪl i/
a city on NE Timor, in S Indonesia. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • Uala, is made use of, when the sentence is of past time, and is formed like Dili.

  • Dili is employed in the future sentences, and is formed with the particles of imperative mood, and sometimes of indicative.

  • Mao sa guihapon; cun Dili saoayon mo caron, Dili acó magato-on niana hasta ogma.

  • Dili acó macapahalayó cania, tungud cay bu-ut sia mag-apas canaco sa lugus (sa linugsa-nay).

  • Daghan man ang mga maquina-admanon didto sa Roma, ¿Dili ba mato-od?

  • Onahon nila ang pag-guisi, Dili ang pagsaolo (They will rather tear them than learn by heart).

  • Dili acó bu-ut maglingao-lingao canimo sa imong mga buhat, nasayod acó nga mahal ca-ayo ang tiempo sa mga comerciante.

  • Cun mahibalo acó unta magbasa, matod nia, Dili co unta quinahangla-non ang imong antiparas.

British Dictionary definitions for Dili


the capital (from 2002) of independent East Timor: the former capital (until 1976) of Portuguese Timor. Pop: 50 000 (2005 est)
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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