Local Phrases

LOCAL PHRASES

Here are some Fijian phrases that will come in handy when you are on Nukubati Island.

“Bula re” (bula-ray)

Hello

“Vinaka”

Thank you

“Moce” ( more-they)

 

Good bye , good night

“Isa !! E tokoka dina ko Nukubati !”

Wow !! Nukubati is so beautiful !

“E makare gai matalau na wai tui.”

The water is so clear and warm.

“E totoka gai uasivi na rairai ni cakau.”

The diving is spectacular

“Raica ! Na ika levu au a siwata !”

Look at this huge fish i just caught !

“E kana vinaka dina na kakana ni Nukubati.”

The food here is so delicious

“Au sega vakadua ni raica edua na dromu ni siga totoka vaka oqo”

I have never seen such a beautiful sunset

“Oqo na nogo sereki uasivi dua dua”

This is the best holiday I have ever had.

“Au marau niu sa yaco mai eke”

I am so happy to be here.

“Au nuitaka meda sota tale.”

I would love to come back.