|Usage||2023: Core (99% → )|
2022: Core (99%)
|Book and era||nimi pu|
|Part of speech||Content word|
mun is a core content word relating to astronomical objects.
Etymology[edit | edit source]
Semantic space[edit | edit source]
mun mute li lon sewi pimeja
mun mute li lon sewi pimeja.
There are many stars in the night sky.
As a modifier, it refers to something related to astronomical objects or the Moon. For example, the phrase tenpo mun is commonly used to mean "month", referring to the duration of time of the Moon's orbit. Beginners sometimes use that phrase for "night". However, that is widely discouraged.
pu[edit | edit source]
NOUN moon, night sky object, star
ku[edit | edit source]
moon5, star2, planet1, celestial body4
sitelen pona[edit | edit source]
References[edit | edit source]
- Word Origins. Archived from the original on 2 November 2019. Toki Pona.
- jan Juwan (22 October 2023). [Informal poll posted in the
#sona-kulupuchannel in the ma pona pi toki pona Discord server]. Discord. Data retrieved 24 October 2023.
Are artificial satellites under the semantic space of mun? Option Votes Yes 38 No 3 Maybe/Unsure 29
- jan Lakuse (3 September 2021). "Intermediate Toki Pona: Building from jan Misali's 12 Days | suno pi toki pona | toki pona day 2021". [3:58]. YouTube. Archived from the original 16 September 2023. Retrieved 22 October 2023.