x_{1} is less than x_{2} in property/quantity x_{3} (ka/ni) by amount x_{4}.

Also negative (= nonme'a). See also cmavo list me'a, cmavo list su'o, jdika, zmadu, traji.

- me'a
- mleca modal, 1st place (a lesser) undercut by ... ; usually a sumti modifier.
- seme'a
*(comp!)* - mleca modal, 2nd place (relative!) less than ...; usually a sumti modifier.
- seme'anai
*(comp!)* - mleca modal, 2nd place (relative!) not less than ...; usually a sumti modifier.
- teme'a
*(comp!)* - mleca modal, 3rd place (relative!) less than in property ...
- veme'a
*(comp!)* - mleca modal, 4th place (relative!) less than by amount ...

- jdika
- x
_{1}(experiencer) decreases/contracts/is reduced/diminished in property/quantity x_{2}by amount x_{3}. - karbi
- x
_{1}[observer] compares x_{2}with x_{3}in property x_{4}(ka), determining comparison x_{5}(state). - traji
- x
_{1}is superlative in property x_{2}(ka), the x_{3}extreme (ka; default ka zmadu) among set/range x_{4}. - zmadu
- x
_{1}exceeds/is more than x_{2}in property/quantity x_{3}(ka/ni) by amount/excess x_{4}. - brame'a
- m
_{1}is smaller/[less big] than m_{2}in dimension b_{2}by margin m_{4}. - cmame'a
- m
_{1}is bigger/[less small] than m_{2}in dimension c_{2}by margin m_{4}. - grafyjbirai
- x
_{1}(node in graph) is among the very nearest nodes to x_{2}(node in same graph), such that they are path-connected, along path(s) or paths of type x_{3}(default: directed graph geodesics from x_{2}to candidate other nodes, such that each of these candidates (plus x_{1}) are pairwise distinct from x_{2}) according to edge weighings x_{4}in connected graph component x_{5}, with nearness standard/satisfying other conditions x_{6}, the extreme x_{7}(default: ka zmadu, implying most-near) being amongst set/range x_{8}of candidate nodes. - jdikygau
- g
_{1}reduces j_{1}in property/quantity j_{2}by amount j_{3}. - mecmlerai
- me
_{1}=t_{1}is least beautiful among set/range t_{3}to m_{2}in aspect me_{3}(ka) by aesthetic standard me_{4}. - mecrai
- m
_{1}=t_{1}is the least of m_{2}=t_{4}in property m_{3}(ka/ni) by amount m_{4}. - mecroi
- x
_{1}happens less often than x_{2}in interval x_{3} - mectolmlerai
- me
_{1}=t_{1}is least ugly among set/range t_{3}to me_{2}in aspect me_{3}(ka) by aesthetic standard me_{4}. - mectolnei
- x
_{1}dislikes x_{2}less than x_{3}; x_{1}would rather have x_{2}than x_{3} - mecybrarai
- t
_{1}=b_{1}is the smallest/[ least big] among set/range t_{4}in property/dimension(s) b_{2}(ka). - mecycmarai
- t
_{1}=c_{1}is the biggest/[ least small] among set/range t_{4}in property/dimension(s) c_{2}(ka). - mecyxagrai
- t
_{1}=x_{1}is the worst among set/range t_{4}for x_{2}by standard x_{3}. - mecyxlarai
- m
_{1}=x_{1}is the best/[least bad] among set/range t_{4}for x_{2}by standard x_{3}. - mleme'a
- ml
_{1}=me_{1}is less beautiful than ml_{2}to me_{2}in aspect me_{3}(ka) by amount ml_{4}. - nalme'a
- m
_{1}is not less than/more than or equal to m_{2}in property/quantity m_{3}(ka/ni) by amount m_{4} - nonme'a
- m
_{1}(number) is less than 0 by amount m_{4}(number); m_{1}is a negative number. - sorme'a
- x
_{1}is less numerous than x_{2} - speme'a
- m
_{1}=s_{1}is a concubine/lesser spouse of s_{2}under law/custom/convention s_{3}. - tolmleme'a
- ml
_{1}=me_{1}is less ugly/unsightly than ml_{2}to me_{2}in aspect me_{3}(ka) by amount ml_{4}. - vozme'a
- x
_{1}=m_{4}is the amount by which x_{2}=m_{1}is less than x_{3}=m_{2}in property/quantity x_{4}=m_{3}(ka/ni). - xagme'a
- xa
_{1}=m_{1}is worse than/not as good as m_{2}for xa_{2}by standard xa_{3}, by amount m_{4}. - xlame'a
- xl1=m1 is better/[less bad] than m
_{2}for xl_{2}by standard xl_{3}, by amount m_{4} - kei'au
- mekso operator: finite result set derived from/on set A with/due to operator/function B under ordering of application C
- dunlini
- x
_{1}and x_{2}satisfy predicate x_{3}to the same extent - nanjme'a
- x
_{1}is younger than x_{2}by x_{3}years. - trajije
- x
_{1}=traji_{1}is superlative in property x_{2}=traji_{2}, the x_{3}=traji_{3}extrema (ka; default: ka zmadu), among set/range x_{4}=traji_{4}, and -- moreover -- (there exists at least one member of) the x_{5}^{2}th (li; must be 1 or 2) argument [see note] of this selbri (which) actually has/is/attains said property x_{2}according to standard x_{6}.