Kasem - English


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ka₁ [L ] pn it, its (domain: 9.2.3 - Pronouns.)
ka₂ variant of kane v squeeze
ka- pf class III singular prefix (domain: 9.2.9.4 - Class prefixes.) [ kadwoŋi , kalo , kanto ]
ka-bea (from ka-, -bea) n woman who acts like a man (domain: 2.6.5 - Male, female.)
ka-bwom (der. of ka-, bwona 1 be soft) n youg umarried woman (domain: 2.6.2.1 - Virginity, 2.6.1.3 - Unmarried.)
ka-bworo KO/TE (from ka-) n prostitute; woman free in her relationships with men (domain: 2.6.2.3 - Sexual immorality.) [ der. kabworim ]
ka-dwoŋi O/BA (from ka-, dwoŋi) n fellow wife of same husband, or of husband's brothers (domain: 4.1.9.2.1 - Husband, wife, 2.6.5.2 - Woman, 2.6.1 - Marriage.)
ka-gɔgɔ (from ka-) n busybody woman (domain: 3.5.1.8.4 - Gossip, 2.6.5.2 - Woman, 4.3.4.6 - Meddle.)
ka-kwea KA/SE (from ka-, -kwea) n senior_wife { Gwoli delo na mage ka-kwea to de jwa mo wó mage ka-bia. The club which beats the senior wife will some day beat the favourite wife. } (domain: 4.1.9.2.1 - Husband, wife, 2.6.5.2 - Woman, 2.6.1 - Marriage.)
ka-laao (from ka-, -laao) n beautiful woman (domain: 2.6.5.2 - Woman, 2.3.1.8.1 - Beautiful.)
ka-laga (from ka-, laga) n promiscuity, free sexual behaviour by men (domain: 2.6.2.3 - Sexual immorality.)
ka-lworim (der. of ka-, lwori) n midwifery (domain: 2.6.3.5 - Help to give birth.) [ der. ka-lworinu ]
ka-lworinu O/BA (der. of ka-lworim, -nu) n midwife (domain: 2.6.3.5 - Help to give birth, 6.6 - Occupation.)
ka-nyaane O/BA (from ka-, nyaane) n maidservant, girl helper of a married woman; wife's younger relative who joins the husband's household to work for them, and may later become a wife (domain: 4.5.4.3 - Serve, 4.1.9.6 - Adopt.)
ka-pɛ [MR ] O (from ka-, ) n queen mother (domain: 4.5.1 - Person in authority.)
ka-pwogo KO/TE (pl: ka-pworu) (from ka-) n slovenly woman, bad housekeeper and cook ant: ka-yero. (domain: 4.1.2 - Types of people, 2.6.5.2 - Woman.)
ka-sɔŋɔ (from ka-) n woman who has newly given birth (domain: 4.1.9.1.2 - Father, mother, 2.6.4.2.1 - Rear a child.)
ka-tola KA/SE (from ka-, tole) n prostitute (domain: 2.6.2.3 - Sexual immorality.)
ka-yero O/BA (from ka-, -yero) n respected woman, good housekeeper and cook; keeps the house neat and tidy ant: ka-pwogo. (domain: 4.1.2 - Types of people, 2.6.5.2 - Woman.)
kaage [L ] A1 v 1walk around, visit several places and return (domain: 7.2.1.3 - Wander.) 2encircle, surround (domain: 8.5.1.2.1 - Around, 7.2.2.7 - Move in a circle.)
kaana (der. of kaane) n pl warnings { Ta-n cheigi kaana yam. Take heed to the warnings. } [ ni-kaane ]
kaanakwiu [MH ] KO/TE n Royal Python (domain: 1.6.1.3.1 - Snake.)
kaane₁ [L ] A1 v warn, threaten (domain: 3.3.3.7 - Warn, 4.5.3 - Exercise authority, 3.3.3.8 - Threaten.) [ der. kaana ]
kaane₂ [H ] A1 v sacrifice, make offering { O yeini o kaane jwona. He sacrifices at the fetish shrines. } [ritual performed on a shrine, usually accompanied by prayer and sacrifice] (domain: 4.9.5.5 - Offering, sacrifice.)
kaane₃ [M ] O/BA (stem: ka-) n woman, wife { ka-loro woman capable of giving birth | ka-chala woman who does not stay with one husband for long | ka-cheeri young girl who has given birth for the first time | ka-bia youngest wife | ka-swono favourite wife | ka-sɔŋɔ new mother | ka-chwɛ mature woman who has not borne children | ka-zɔŋɔ important woman | ka-cheiŋo courageous woman | ka-wam overbearing woman } (domain: 1.6.1.1.1 - Primate, 1.6.7 - Male and female animals.) bu-kaane, [ kan-baro , kangwoŋa , kazene ]