noa has no idea how she got there, and she can hear voices approaching.
“Do not use complaints, courts and lawyers to beat and to silence the enemy,” the noa activists wrote.
It is therefore a fair hypothesis that unawa (noa) and similar terms express status and not relationship.
Anak was in the crowd with her father, the old chief, and her affianced, noa.
This noa relationship is sometimes cited as a proof of the existence of group marriage.
Ther's noa way to suit a woman at sich times, but to be as quiet as yo can.
They're noa bigger, accordinglye to th' place nor yond little haase o' mine up at th' moor end.
noa, to be sure: she'll be gettin' well fast enough, if so be as you let her be.
noa, lad; aw niver come to theeas shops when aw've ony business, aw allus do that furst.
Tommy begged an' prayed, an' kicked an' fittered, but all to noa use.