This word is often considered musi, indicating that it's sometimes not used in more serious contexts or in toki pona taso conversation. However, it may still be useful to know.

Usage category: rare

Recognition: 13%

Book: none

Coined era: post-pu

Coined year: 2018

to use one or more of the "banned" syllables wu, wo, ji, or ti; to break toki pona phonotactics


May be seen not as a word in toki pona, but as a kind of memorisation tool in English to refer to the "banned" syllables.


Source Language: toki pona

Etymology: syllables wu, wo, ji, and ti

Creator(s): unknown