Kabwa - Swahili - English


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-suukirakt-ambulia walaube content (with a small amount)Hanú naareka musyure, maahi akankeerya ega: "Abharikyaho bhariiri ebhyakurya bhonsego, naho bhakutigiiri bhike ego. Gega bhiyo osuukire-ko."Nilipotoka shuleni, mama akaniambia kwamba: "Wenzako wamekula chakula chote, lakini wamekubakizia kidogo tu. Chukua hicho, uambulie walau.When I left school, mother told me: "Your friends ate all the food, except for a little bit. Take what's left and be content with that.
-suukiriryakt1-sutaconfront (someone with an accusation)Mwajuma agiiri okumusuukirirya Robhi hiika owaaye kwa amang'ana ganú Robhi akagahayira mukisima.Mwajuma ameenda kumsuta Robi nyumbani kwake kwa mambo ambayo Robi aliyasema kisimani.Mwajuma has gone to confront Robi at her house for the things she said at the well.2-aibishashame (someone)Kwaki ujiri kunsuukirirya mubhantu munu? Singa otaganyiri niije hiika?Kwa nini umekuja kuniabisha kwenye watu humu? Si ungesubiri nije nyumbani?Why have you come to shame me here in front of people? Shouldn't you wait for me to come home?
-suukyakt-aibishahumiliate, shame, disgrace, embarrass
-suunurakt1-nyonyoa (k.m., manyoya)pluck out (e.g., feathers)2-mega (samaki au nyama)break off (a piece of fish or meat)
-suurakt-mega (tonge la chakula)break off (a lump or ball of food)
-swaga1kt-koboahusk
-swaga2kt-swaga (k.m., ng'ombe)drive (herd animals)
-swen'yakt1-badilichange, alter2-badilisha (bidhaa)exchange (goods), trade (goods), barter
-syanyakt-kwamabe stuck, be jammed
-syengerakt1-sujudubow2-abuduworship3-tambikasacrifice (with a propitiation offering)4-barikibless