Lugungu - English


ndi̱ngi̱di̱ndi̱ngi̱di̱n. small fiddle, violin or guitar; small hollow wooden stringed instrument on which is stretched a skin with a bow-like stick where a thread is stretched that is played by plucking the strings[ - Musical instrument]
ndi̱i̱zi̱ndi̱i̱zi̱n. yellow banana that is ripe and is ready to be eaten[ - Food from fruit], [ - Growing bananas]
ndobondobon. bucket; metallic household container, round with a handle, used esp. for fetching water[ - Conveying water], [6.6.7 - Working with water], [5.1 - Household equipment], [6.7.7 - Container]
ndobyondobyon. noose; circle that is tied in one end of a rope with a knot that allows the circle to get smaller as the other end of the rope is pulled[ - Rope, string], [7.5.4 - Tie], [ - Execute]
ndolendolen. thin fish sp. with white scales, that resembles alestes (herring), without sharp teeth and with a split tail fin[ - Fish]
ndolondolon. ear canal; very long narrow tube that goes deep inside the ear[ - Ear]
ndongondongo Luganda n. light and sound equipment for a club, party, disco etc. where people dance to recorded music[ - Recorded music], [ - Communication devices]
ndoobondoobon. kick from an animal[2.5.3 - Injure], [7.7.3 - Kick]
ndoorwamundoorwamu Runyoro n. mirror; shinny piece of glass that s.b. uses to see his imageSyn:ndabi̱so. [ - Reflect, mirror]
ndugiro(Var. ndugiiro) ndugiron. origin, initiation, beginning, source, foundation, basis, inception; first part of a series or an activitySyn:ntandiko. [ - Cause], [ - Start something], [ - Beginning], [ - Basis]
ndugiro gya b̯u̱seeri̱ See main entry: ndugiro
ndulundulun. bile; body organ on the liver with bitter greenish liquid that breaks fats[2.1.8 - Internal organs]
ndungondungon. cooking ingredient; e.g., spice that is added to food, esp. sauce[ - Cooking ingredients]
nduulunduulun. alarm; loud signal that warns people of danger or sends a message of joy or happiness[ - Announce], [ - Warn], [ - Shout]
ndu̱gu̱loadv. opposite; on the other side[ - Opposite], [ - Across]
ndu̱li̱ndu̱li̱n. log; large heavy piece of wood that is cut from a felled tree[ - Wood], [ - Lumbering], [ - Plant product], [6.5.3 - Building materials], [6.6.3 - Working with wood]
ndwandwan. posho; food that is mingled from maize or cassava flour[ - Prepared food]
ndwalandwalan. dress style; way people dressSyn:njwara. [5.3.9 - Style of clothing]
ndyandyan. culture of food and how it is eaten[5.2 - Food]
nei̱joro(Var. noi̱joro) nei̱joron. slasher; tool used for mowing grass by hand[6.2.8 - Agricultural tool], [ - Cut grass], [ - Clear a field]
Neebbi̱n. name of a region[ - Names of regions]
nfookabanfookan. changeling, wizard; s.b. who changes his image and becomes s.t. else or who becomes s.b. who ‘eats’ people[ - Demon possession], [ - Sorcery]
nfuuzi(Var. mpuuzi) nfuuzin. orphan; child whose parents diedSyn:mwana atali na babyeru̱. [ - Orphan]
nfu̱u̱ni̱(Var. mpu̱u̱ni̱) nfu̱u̱ni̱n. small hoe[6.2.8 - Agricultural tool], [ - Digging tool]