Basic English-Tristano dictionary

This is the dictionary for my synthetic language Tristano, which is what I think Esperanto might eventually become if people actually used it. A fuller explanation of the language and its main rules can be found here.

Basic English – Tristano Dictionary

A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z

A
a: un (only to mean “a single”)
able: capabla
about: pri
according (to): lau
account: conto, calculo
acid: acido
across: trans
act: agar
addition: aldono
adjustment: aljusto
advertisement: reclamo
affirm: iasar
after: pos
again: denobe, defoie
against: contre
agreement: consento
air: airo
all: xia
almost: presce
also: ance
although: cuancam
among: inter
amount: sumo
amusement: amuso
and: e, ed (before vowel)
angle: anglo
angry: colera
animal: besto
answer: respondo
ant: formico
any: iga
apparatus: aparato
apple: pomo
approval: aprobo
arch: arco
argument: argumento
arm: brako
army: armio
around: sirce
art: arto
as: cue (meaning mode)
at: en, xe (house)
attack: atacar
attempt: probar
attention: atento
attraction: altiro
authority: autoritato
automatic: automata
awake: uecar

B
baby: bebo
back: dorso
bad: mala
bag: saco
balance: ecilibro
ball: pilco
band: bendo
base: baso
basin: pelbo
basket: corbo
bath: bano
be: sar
beautiful: bela
because: cual
become: esar
bed: lito
bee: abelo
before: ante (time), aban (space)
behavior: conduto
behind: atras
belief: credo
bell: sonorilo
bent: curba
berry: bero
besides: crom
between: inter
beyond: preter
bird: birdo
birth: nasco
bit: peso
bite: mordar
bitter: amara
black: nigra
blade: clingo
blood: sango
blow: blobar
blue: blua
board: tabulo
boat: xipo
body: corpo
boil: bolar
bone: osto
book: libro
boot: boto
both: duna
bottle: botelo
box: cesto
boy: nabo
brain: serbo
brake: brenso
branch: branxo
brass: latuno
bread: pano
breath: spiro
brick: brico
bridge: ponto
bright: brila
broken: rompita
brother: frato
brown: bruna
brush: broso
bucket: sitelo
building: costruajo
bulb: bulbo
burn: brular
burst: crebar
business: afero
but: ma
butter: butero
button: butono
by: da, per

C
cake: cuco
camera: camero
canvas: tolo
card: carto
care: sorgar
carriage: bagono
cart: xaro
cat: cato
cause: causo
certain: serta
chain: xeno
chalk: creto
chance: sorto
change: xanjo
cheap: barata
cheese: fromajo
chemical: cemia
chest: cesto
chief: xefo
chin: mentono
church: eclesio
circle: sirclo
clean: pura
clear: clara
clock: orlojo
cloth: tolo
cloud: nubo
coal: carbo
coat: jaco
cold: frida
collar: columo
color: coloro
comb: combar
come: benar
comfort: comforto
committee: comitato
common: comuna
company: companio
comparison: comparo
competition: concurso
complete: completa
complex: complesa
condition: stato
connection: ligo
conscious: consia
control: regar
cook: cuirar
copper: cupro
copy: copiar
cord: snuro
cork: corko
cotton: cotono
cough: tusar
country: lando
cover: cobrar
cow: bobino
crack: fendar
credit: credito
crime: crimo
cruel: cruela
crush: premegar
cry: plorar
cup: taso
current: fluo
curtain: curteno
curve: curbo
cushion: cuseno
cut: tranxar

D
damage: difetar
danger: danjero
dare: odar
dark: maluma
daughter: filino
day: tago
dead: morta
dear: cara
death: morto
debt: xuldo
decision: desido
deep: profunda
degree: grado
delicate: delicada
deny: negar
dependent: dependa
deserve: indar
design: desegnar
desire: desirar
despite: malgre
destruction: destruo
detail: detalo
development: disbolbo
different: diferensa
digest: digestar
direction: directo
dirty: suxa, malpura
discovery: trobaio
discussion: discutado
disease: malsano
disgust: nauso
distance: distanso
distribution: distribuado
division: dibido
do: agar
dog: hundo
door: porto
doubt: dubo
down: suje
drain: drenar
drawer: tircesto
dream: soniar
dress: bestar
drink: trincar
driving: moba
drop: guto
dry: seca
dust: polbo

E
ear: orelo
early: frua
earth: tero
east: esto
eat: manjar
edge: rando
education: educado
effect: efico
egg: obo
elastic: elasta
electric: eletra
end: fino
engine: motoro
enough: sufixa
equal: egala
error: eraro
even: ex
even if: exi
event: ebento
ever: xiam
every: xia
example: esemplo
exchange: exanjar
existence: esisto
expansion: dilato
experience: esperto
expert: espertulo
eye: oclo

F
face: biso
fact: fato
fall: falar
false: falsa
family: familio
far: diste
farm: farmo
fat: dica
father: patro
fear: timar
feather: plumo
feeble: debla
feel: sentar
feeling: sento
female: ina
fertile: fecunda
few: poca
fiction: ficsio
field: campo
fight: batalar
finger: fingro
fire: fairo
first: unua
fish: fixo
fixed: ficsa
flag: flago
flame: flamo
flat: plata
flight: flugo
floor: planco
flower: floro
fly: flugar, (insect) muxo
fold: faldar
food: nutrajo
foolish: stulta
foot: piedo
for: por
force: trudar
fork: forco
form: formo
forward: ante
fowl: birdo
frame: cadro
free: libera
frequent: ofta
friend: amico
from: el
front: anteo
fruit: fruto
full: plena
future: benonta

G
garden: jardeno
general: jenerala
get (obtain): acirar
girl: nabino
give: donar
glass: bitro
glove: ganto
go: irar
goat: capro
god: deo
gold: oro
good: bona
government: regado
grain: grano
grass: erbo
great: granda
green: berda
grey/gray: grisa
grip: tenegar
group: grupo
growth: cresco
guide: gidar
gun: pafilo

H
hair: haro
hammer: martelo
hand: mano
hanging: penda
happy: felixa
harbor: habeno
hard: firma
harmony: harmonio
hat: capelo
hate: odiar
have (possession, duty): abar
he: le
head: capo
healthy: sana
hear: audar
hearing: audo
heart: coro
heat: barmo
help: helpar
here: itie
high: alta
history: historio
hole: truo
hollow: cava
hook: hoko
hope: esperar
horn: corno
horse: xebalo
hospital: hospitalo
hour: oro
house: domo
how: cue
however: tamen
humor: humoro

I
I: me
ice: glasio
idea: ideo
if: si
ill: malsana
important: graba
impulse: impulso
in: en
increase: crescar
industry: industrio
ink: inco
insect: inseto
instrument: istrumento
insurance: asecuro
interest: intereso
invention: inbento
iron: fero
island: islo

J
jelly: jeleo
jewel: juelo
join: cunigar
journey: boiajo
judge: iujar
jump: saltar

K
keep: tenar
kettle: bolilo
key: clabo
kick: piedar
kind: afabla
kiss: cisar
knee: genuo
knife: tranxilo
knot: nodo
know: conar
knowledge: conajo

L
land: tero
language: linguo
last: lasta
late: malfrua
laugh: ridar
law: lejo
lead: ducar
lead (metal): plumbo
leaf: folio
learning: lernado
leather: ledo
left: sinestra
leg: cruro
least: mein
less: min
let: lasar
letter: letero
level: nibelo
library: bibloteco
lift: lebar
light: lumo
like: simila, cuasi
limit: limito
line: linio
linen: linajo
lip: lipo
liquid: licua
list: listo
little: ete (adv.), eta (adj.)
live: bibar
living: biba
lock: serilo
long: longa
loose: malfirma
loss: perdo
loud: lauta
love: amar
low: basa, malalta

M
machine: maxino
make: farar
male: ixa
man: biro
manager: directanto
map: mapo
mark: marco
market: basaro
married: edsata
mass: amaso
match: alumo
material: materialo
may: eble, xal (desire)
meal: manjo
measure: mesurar
meat: biando
medical: medisina
meeting: cunbeno
memory: memoro
metal: metalo
middle: meso
military: milita
milk: lato
mind: menso
mine: mea
minute: minuto
mist: nebuleto
mix: micsar
money: mono
monkey: simio
month: monato
moon: luno
more: pli
morning: mateno
most: plei
mother: matro, patrino
motion: mobado
mountain: monto
mouth: buxo
move: mobar
much: ege
muscle: musclo
music: musico

N
nail: nailo, ungo
name: nomo
narrow: malarja
nation: nasio
natural: natura
near: prosima
necessary: nesesa
neck: colo
need: besar
needle: cudrilo
neither, nor: nec
nerve: nerbo
net: reto, (adj) neta
new: noba
news: nobaji (plural)
next (to): apud
night: noto
no: ne
noise: bruo
normal: normala
north: nordo
nose: naso
not: ne
note: noto
now: nun
number: nombro
nut: nucso

O
observation: obserbado
of: de
off: ec
offer: oferar
office: ofiseio
oil: olio
old: becia, malnoba
on: sur, pri, en
once: foie
only: nur, sole
open: aprar
operation: operasio
opinion: opinio
opposite: contre
or: o, od (before vowel)
orange: oranja
order: ordo
organization: organiso
ornament: ornamajo
other: alia
out(side): ester
oven: forno
over: super
owe: debar
owner: abulo

P
page: pajo
pain: doloro
paint: farbo
paper: papero
parallel: paralelo
parcel: paco
part: parto
past: pasinta
paste: pasto
payment: pago
peace: paso
pen: plumo
pencil: craiono
person: persono
physical: fisica
picture: bildo
pig: porco
pin: pinglo
pipe: tubo
place: loco, eio
plane: ebeno
plant: planto
plate: telero
play: ludar
please: plesar
pleasure: plesuro
plow: plugilo
pocket: poxo
point: punto
poison: beneno
polish: polurar
political: politica
poor: malrixa, pobra
porter: pordisto
position: posisio
possible: ebla
pot: poto
potato: patato
powder: pulbo
power: pobo
pray: prejar
present: nuna
price: presio
print: presar
prison: cauteio
private: pribata
probable: probabla
process: proseso
produce: produtar
profit: profito
property: abo
prose: proso
protest: protestar
public: publica
pull: tirar
pump: pumpilo
punishment: puno
purpose: intenso
push: puxar
put: metar

Q
quality: cualito
question: demando
quick: rapida
quiet: silenta
quite: tute

R
rail: relo
rain: plubo
range: gamo
rat: rato
rate: grado
ray: radio
reaction: reago
read: legar
reading: legajo
ready: preta
reason: cualo
receipt: ricebo
record: registro
red: ruja
regret: bedaurar
regular: normala
relation: rilato
religion: religio
representative: representanto
request: petar
respect: respetar
responsible: respondesa
rest: riposar
reward: recompenso
rhythm: ritmo
rice: riso
right: justa, destra
ring: rondo
river: ribero
road: boio
rod: bergo
roll: rular
roof: temento
room: xambro
root: radico
rough: cruda
round: ronda
rub: frotar
rule: regar
run: curar

S
sad: trista
safe: secura
sail: belo
salt: salo
same: sama
sand: sablo
say: dirar
scale: scalo
school: lerneio
science: sienso
scissors: tondilo
screw: xaubo
sea: maro
seat: sejo
second: dua
secret: secreto
secretary: secretario
see: bidar
seed: semo
seem: xainar
selection: selecto
self: mem
send: sendar
sense: senso
separate: aparta
serious: seriosa
servant: serbisto
sex: secso
shade: ombro
shake: scuar
shame: honto
sharp: acra
sheep: xafo
shelf: breto
ship: xipo
shirt: xemiso
shock: scuo
shoe: xuo
short: curto, malongo
shut: fermar
side: flanco
sign: signo
silk: silco
silver: arjento
simple: simpla
sister: fratino
sit: sidar
size: grando
skin: hauto
skirt: iupo
sky: xielo
sleep: dormar
slip: glitar
slope: taluso
slow: malrapida, lenta
small: eta, malgranda
smash: fracasar
smell: odoro
smile: rideto
smoke: fumo
smooth: glata
snake: serpento
sneeze: ternar
snow: nejo
so: tie
soap: sapo
society: sosio
sock: strumpeto
soft: mola
solid: solida
some: ula
son: filixo
song: canto
sort: speso
sound: sono
soup: supo
south: sudo
space: spaso
spade: fosilo
speak: parlar
special: spesiala
sponge: spongo
spoon: culero
spring: pritempo
square: cuadrato
stamp: stampo
stage: seneio
star: stelo
start: esco
statement: aserto
station: stasio
steam: baporo
steel: stalo
stem: tigo
step: paxar
stick: bastono
sticky: glua
stiff: rigida
still: ancore
stitch: stebar
stocking: strumpo
stomach: stomaco
stone: stono
stop: haltar
store: magaseno
story: raconto
strange: frenda
street: strato
stretch: strexar
straight: recta
strong: forta
structure: struturo
substance: sustanso
such: tia
sudden: subita
sugar: sucero
suggestion: sugesto
summer: somero
sun: suno
support: subtenar
surprise: surpriso
sweet: dolxa
swim: najar
system: sistemo

T
table: tablo
tail: bosto
take: prenar
talk: parolar
tall: alta
taste: gusto
tax: imposto
teaching: instruajo
tend: emar
tendency: emeso
test: probo
than: cuan
that: ta (adj.), to (pron.), ce (conj.)
the: mem (only for emphasis)
then: tiam
theory: teorio
there: tie
therefore: do
thick: dica
thin: dina, maldica
thing: ajo
think: pensar
this: ita (adj.), ito (pron.)
thought: penso
thread: fadeno
throat: gorjo
though: tamen
through: tra, per (by means of)
thumb: dicfingro
thunder: tondro
ticket: bileto
tight: stricta
till: jis
time: tempo
tin: lado
tired: lasa
to: a, al (before vowel)
today: idie
toe: piefingro
together: cune
tomorrow: morge
tongue: lango
tooth: dento
top: supro
touch: tuxar
town: urbo
towards: a, al
trade: comersar
train: traino
transport: trasportar
tray: pleto
tree: arbo
trick: truco
trouble: jeno
trousers: pantalono
true: bera
try: probar
turn: turnar
twist: tordar

U
umbrella: ombrelo
under: sub
unit: unuo
unless: crosi
up: supre
use: usar

V
value: baloro
verse: berso
very: tre
vessel: uio
view: bidajo
violent: brutala
voice: boxo

W
walk: marxar
wall: muro
waiting: atendanta
want: uolar
war: milito
warm: barma
wash: labar
waste: rubo
watch: rigardar
water: acuo
wave: ondo
wax: bacso
way: boio
weather: betero
week: semano
weight: peso
well: bone
west: uesto
wet: acua, malseca
wheel: rado
when: cuam
where: cuen
whether: cu
which: cuo
while: dum
whip: bipo
whistle: faifar
white: blanca
who: cuo
whose: cuoa
why: cual
wide: larja
will (noun): uolo
wind: bento
window: fenetro
wine: bino
wing: flugilo (for flying), alo
winter: bintro
wire: drato
wise: saja
with: con
woman: birino
wood: ligno
wool: lano
word: borto
work: laborar
worm: bermo
wound: bundo
write: scribar
wrong: misa

X:

Y:
year: iaro
yellow: flaba
yes: ia
yesterday: iere
you: te (sing.), bi (plur.)
young: iuna

Z:

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