auk stem aukih infinitive


  1. be in want, lack, severely need
  2. miss [person], feel sad from permanent or long-term absence of [person
  3. be in pain, be distressed or intensely sad, experience melancholy, suffer emotionally, grieve 

used in declarative statements as auki, subjunctive aukilj

preposition Edit

  1. in severe need of, lacking, without
    • zieaja e ^uai auk: poor people lacking food

Hunger pains, starvation Edit

uaiaukil he/she/they are starving, they lack (what) to eat, they suffer for lack of food, they severely need to eat