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ihembemahemben1horn; pointed curved bone, usually in pairs, that grows on the head of an animal6.6.4.4Working with bone1.6.2Parts of an animal2witchcraft; a mixture of tiny pieces of horns and wood for the use of magic powers, esp. evil ones2.5.7.5Traditional medicine4.9.4.1Sorcerymahembe ga gaalinbicycle handlebars7.2.4.1.1Vehicle

kukwata1v1touch, handle, hold; place a hand on s.t. or to have s.t. in your handsSynkugaza 17.3.4.4Hold7.3.4Handle something7.3.4.1Touch7.2.6.2Prevent from moving2catch; seize so as to bring under control by tying with a rope6.4.2Trap7.3.4.4Hold7.2.6.1Catch, capture6.4.6Things done to animals7.2.6.2Prevent from moving3catch up with; reach s.b. who has been ahead of you7.2.1.2Move quickly7.2.6Pursue7.2.5.2Follow7.2.6.1Catch, capture7.2.3.5Move past, over, through4arrest; take s.b. into custody due to them committing a crime4.6.6.1.1Arrest4.6.6.1Police7.2.6Pursue7.2.6.1Catch, capture5set broken bones; tie a stick around a broken bone or press an injured part of the body using the leaves of a certain tropical tree7.5.2Join, attach2.5.7Treat disease2.5.7.5Traditional medicine6memorise3.2.6.3Memorize3.2.6Remember7receive; take or accept s.t. that you have been given or have boughtSynkufunakutunga 17.4.3Get7.4.2Receive8pay a deposit6.8.4.5Pay6.8.4.7Spendkukwata mu ngaluvshake hands3.5.1.4.3Greet3.5.1.4.4Say farewell3.2.5.4Agree with someonekukwataganavbe congested; squeezed closely together7.3.2.9Push8.3.6.4Dense7.3.2.6Put in8.1.8Full8.2.7.3Wedged in, stuckkukwata-kwatavtouch; put your hands or fingers onto s.t. many times and sometimes leave some spotsSynkugaza-gazaku̱ti̱ga-ti̱ga7.3.4Handle something2.3.5Sense of touch7.3.4.1Touchkukwatanganav1compete; struggle with s.b. in a fight, contest, etc.Synku̱nyeega 1kusimbiranwa4.2.6.2Sports4.8.2Fight4.3.4.3.1Compete with4.6.6.4Election2touch each other8.5.1.5Touching, contact3be in accord8.3.7.7.3Compatible4.7.8.1Covenant4.1.5Unity3.3.2.1Agree to do something3.2.5.4Agree with someonekukwatirahovlend a hand to what s.b. is doing4.4.4Respond to someone in trouble4.3.4.2Helpkukwatiirav1support; help s.b. who is in a difficult or unhappy situation4.3.4.5.1Provide for, support4.3.4.5.2Care for2support; hold s.t. up so that it does not fall7.3.4.4Hold6.7.5Fastening tool7.3.4.6Support3bear a grudge; be revengeful and unable to forgive3.4.2.3Angry4.3.3.1Hate, ill will3.4.2.1.2Hate, detestkukwatwahovbe responsible, concerned; have knowledge, relationship or responsibility for s.t.4.3.4.5.1Provide for, support3.2.1.1Think about4.3.4.5.2Care for4.4.4.1Mercy4.3.4Do good to4.4.4.2Show sympathy, support3.4.2.4.1Worried4.3.4.4Altruistic, selflessku̱kwati̱syavcause s.t. or s.b. to get caught4.6.6.1.1Arrest4.7.7.3Imprison6.4.2Trap7.3.4.4Hold4.8.3.5Prisoner of war8.4.6.1.2Stop something7.2.6.1Catch, capture6.4.6Things done to animals7.2.6.2Prevent from movingku̱kwatyav1join together, fasten; put or stick s.t. onto anotherSynku̱teereni̱a 1ku̱tu̱mi̱rakuyunga7.5.2Join, attach6.7.5Fastening tool7.5.2.1Link, connect7.5.4.1Rope, string7.5.4Tie2discover; find out information about s.t.3.2.3.1Known, unknown3.2.2Learn3entrust7.4.1Give, hand to4.3.4.5.3Entrust to the care of3.2.5.1.1Trust4handover; surrender s.b. or s.t. to anotherSynkuhemba1 37.4.1Give, hand to

kusala2v1cut; use a sharp instrument to divide s.t.7.8.3Cut2slaughter; kill by cutting at the neckSynkukinja6.3.4Butcher, slaughter2.6.6.1Killkusala ki̱bbi̱lavsacrifice; perform a traditional ritual that collects the clansmen at s.b.’s family in order to sacrifice for the dead ancestorsSynkudya ki̱bbi̱la3.3.5Offer6.8.3.1Give, donate4.9.5.5Offering, sacrifice4.8.4.3Appeasekusala misabivincise; cut the skin slightly using a razor blade so as to rub in local medicineSynkusindaga7.8.5Make hole, opening7.8.3Cut2.5.7.5Traditional medicine6.7.1.1Poking toolkusalamuv1cancel an event; decide that s.t. that had been arranged will not now take place8.4.6.1.2Stop something6.1.2.5.2Cancel an event2decide between different things3.2.2.3Evaluate, test3.3.1Decide, plan4.7.6Judge, render a verdict3.3.1.2Choosekusalwavbe cut7.8.3Cutkwesalahov1Metaphor. disassociate; say or do s.t. to show that you are not connected with or do not support s.b. or s.t.Synkugungumarakwahukana 1kwebagaani̱akwegungakwenoba 3kwenuga 2kwesoroorakwetongoolakwezahula4.4.2.5Separate, alone4.1.6.2Set self apart4.1.6Disunity9.6.1.6Dissociation2Metaphor. dodge, avoid s.b. so that you don’t have to help them, deal with them or have a friendly relationship with themSynkwetoolaho 34.4.3.3Avoid3.1.2.4Ignoremusala bisolonbutcher; s.b. whose job is slaughtering animals and selling meatSynmu̱ki̱njaagi̱6.3.4Butcher, slaughter

kusala misabivincise; cut the skin slightly using a razor blade so as to rub in local medicineSynkusindaga7.8.5Make hole, opening7.8.3Cut2.5.7.5Traditional medicine6.7.1.1Poking toolder. ofkusala2

kusindagavincise, immunise; make cuttings on the body and smear medicinal herbs in order to guard against an epidemic, etc.Synkusala misabi4.4.4.5Protect2.5.7Treat disease3.3.4.4Preventkwesindagiravincise, immunise yourself4.4.4.5Protect2.5.7Treat disease7.8.3Cut3.3.4.4Prevent2.5.7.5Traditional medicine

ku̱si̱i̱gav1paint; cover a surface or object with colour6.6.5.1Draw, paint7.3.7.3Spread, smear8.3.3.3.6Change color2polish7.7.5Rub8.3.2.1Smooth8.3.3.1Shineku̱si̱i̱ga makuta gwa b̯wa Ruhangavanoint with oil for religious reasons4.9.5.8Dedicate to religious use1.2.3.2Oilkwesi̱i̱gavsmear yourself; rub on and apply by moving a hand over the surface of your skin while pressing firmly in order to administer a drug into your body or smear on cosmetics5.4.5Anoint the body7.3.4.5Actions of the hand7.7.5Rub2.5.7.5Traditional medicine7.3.7.3Spread, smear

ku̱tu̱u̱ka1v1be vaporised, steaming; when smoke or steam rises in the air from s.t. that is hot8.3.4Hot1.2.3Solid, liquid, gas2fly out from the ground, of white ants1.6.4.1Animal movement7.2.4.3Flyku̱tu̱u̱ki̱ri̱i̱ryavsteam, smoke; light s.t. so that smoke rises up through s.t. e.g., to steam herbal medicine2.5.7Treat disease2.5.7.5Traditional medicine2.5.7.2Medicine5.5.5What fires produce5.2.1.1Cooking methods

ku̱tu̱u̱ki̱ri̱i̱ryavsteam, smoke; light s.t. so that smoke rises up through s.t. e.g., to steam herbal medicine2.5.7Treat disease2.5.7.5Traditional medicine2.5.7.2Medicine5.5.5What fires produce5.2.1.1Cooking methodsder. ofku̱tu̱u̱ka1

kwesi̱i̱gavsmear yourself; rub on and apply by moving a hand over the surface of your skin while pressing firmly in order to administer a drug into your body or smear on cosmetics5.4.5Anoint the body7.3.4.5Actions of the hand7.7.5Rub2.5.7.5Traditional medicine7.3.7.3Spread, smearder. ofku̱si̱i̱ga

mu̱bazi̱1mi̱bazi̱n1drug, medicine; drink, tablet, etc. that is given to a living thing, esp. man or animals, in order to cure an illness or terminate its life2.5.7Treat disease2.5.7.5Traditional medicine2.5.7.2Medicine2.5.7.3Medicinal plants2poison; drink, tablet, etc. that is given to a living thing, esp. man or animals, in order to terminate its lifeSynb̯utwa6.6.2.9Working with chemicals2.5.3.2Poison2.6.6.1Kill

mu̱fu̱mu̱bafu̱mu̱nwitchdoctor; s.b. who predicts the future and heals people using traditional medicine2.5.7.5Traditional medicine4.9.4.1Sorcery2.5.7.1Doctor, nurse