Kiribati words for days and months

Improve your Kiribati language knowledge by learning Kiribati words for days of the week, and Kiribati words for months of the year.

Mauri, and warm Pacific greetings. At Pacific Learners we are passionate about promoting Pacific Language, so we have expanded on common words and phrases to include numbers, letters, days of the week and months of the year. So instead of saying I was born in January, you can say I was born in Tianauare, or instead of saying, I am playing rugby on Saturday, you can say, I am playing rugby on Kaonobong

The Kiribati language can be a difficult language to learn, so here at Pacific Learners we have a dedicated Kiribati language resource page so you can learn about Kiribati customs and cultures, enjoys Kiribati songs and learn the beautiful Kiribati language.

Here are 3 Kiribati language videos you will find useful

  • Common Kiribati Words, here you can learn common words that you can use every day such as ‘Yes’ , ‘No’, ‘Sorry’, ‘Excuse me’ and many more
  • Common Kiribati Phrases, in this video you can learn phrases like ‘how are you?’, ‘Where are you from ?, and many more.. 
  • My favourite Kiribati song, in this video Teita sings a beautiful Kiribati song to here class

Learn days of the week in Kiribati 

Monday – Moanibong
Tuesday – Kauabong
Wednesday – Katenibong
Thursday – Kaabong
Friday – Kanimabong
Saturday – Kaonobong
Sunday – Taabati

Learn the names of Months in Kiribati

January – Tianuare
February – Beberuare
March – Maati
April – Eberi
May – Mei
June – Tun
July – Turai
August – Aokati
September – tebetembwa
October – Okitonwa
November – Nobembwa
December – Ritembwa

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