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bhunyunywagabhunyunywanmchozi (ndege)sunbird
-bhura1kt-torokarun away from, escape
-bhura2kt-potea, -tokomea, -kosekana, kuwa na ukosefube lost, disappear, be missing, be lacking
-bhura eginsonikt-kosa aibulack respect; be disrespectful
-bhura eng'anakt1-kosa neno, -kosa wazonot have anything to say2-maliza neno, -maliza wazofinish speaking, finish a thought
bhuramundanmmkopoloan, credit
-bhureryakt-angalia (kwa kurembua)look at (approvingly)
-bhurugan'yakt-vurugavuruga (maji)cloud up (water)
-bhurungurakt-chafua (maji), -vurugastir up (water)
-bhururukakt1-ruka (na kutua moja kwa moja)jump2-ruka (na kupaa angani)fly
-bhurwa amanagakt-koswa nguvube powerless
bhusakl1tupuempty, hollow (e.g., inside the trunk of the tree)Tureeha amariibhwa na ebhinti bhireehika bhusa bira amariibhwa.Tunang'oa mihogo na vijiti vinang'oleka tupu bila mihogo.We're pulling up cassava and the branches are coming up empty without cassava.2bure (bila gharama)free, gratisHanú Robhi yaamara okukora emirimu, akahinda iika bhusa bira egimbirya.Robi alipomaliza kufanya kazi, akarudi nyumbani bure bila pesa.When Robi finished working, she went back home for free without money.3bure (bila maana)senselessly
bhuseri1klmakusudiintentionally, on purpose
bhuseri2kl1kwa upuuzi (k.m., kufunga fundo)looselyokubhoha bhuserikufunga kwa upuuzito tie loosely2kwa upuuzi (bila kujali kitu)foolishly
bhusikira ryubhanmmagharibiwestobhusikira ryubhaeryubha
-bhusurakt-panda (mbegu au mazao)plant (seeds or crops), sow (seeds or crops)
bhutaatanm1kwao babafather's home area2ukoo (wa baba)father's side (of the family)
bhutakuragwaktusiku mwema (kuagana wakati wa kwenda kulala)good night (farewell said when going to sleep)
-bhutukakt1-vunjika (k.m., mguu)be broken (e.g., a leg)2-koma (katika usemi)pause (in speech)
bhutukugabhutukunmmjusi kafiriagama lizard (Agama spp.)
bhutundu bhukurunmmjamzito (ambaye anakaribia kujifungua)pregnant woman (close to giving birth)
-bhuturakt-katacut, saw
-bhutura eng'anakt-katisha manenofinish speaking (lit., cut the words)
-bhutura ensimokt-kata simuhang up (a phone call)
-bhutura omunwakt-dakizainterrupt