Lugungu - English


nki̱manki̱man. Black-faced vervet monkey; small animal with a black face that stays in forestsCarcopithecus aethiops [ - Primate]
nki̱ri̱nki̱ri̱n. intelligence; small part in the brain that controls the faculty of thinking, seeing, etc.[ - Intelligent], [ - Expert]
nki̱zi̱nki̱zi̱n. surprise[ - Surprise]
nkodi̱nkodi̱n. fish sp. with a pointed mouth, with small black scales and a slippery body[ - Fish]
nkohoronkohoron. cough; fever that involves coughing[2.2.2 - Cough, sneeze]
nkojonkojo Runyoro n. scar; mark that is left on the skin after a wound has healedSyn:kisida. [5.4.6 - Ritual scar], [2.5.3 - Injure], [2.1.4 - Skin]
nkokonkokon. chicken; domestic bird, bred for meat or laying eggs[ - Food from animals], [ - Bird], [6.3.1 - Domesticated animal], [6.3.6 - Poultry raising], [ - Chicken]
nkokolankokolan. elbow; middle behind part of the arm where it bends[2.1.6 - Bone, joint], [ - Arm]
nkokotonkokoton. murram; gravel[ - Working with stone], [ - Rock], [ - Soil, dirt], [ - Road]
nkomankoman. election[ - Represent], [ - Cast lots], [ - Election], [ - Appoint, delegate], [ - Politics], [ - Choose]
nkomi̱nkomi̱n. click sound that s.b. makes in the mouth while putting the tongue on the upper jaw in order to overlook s.b. or s.t.[ - Mouth], [ - Types of sounds]
nkomonkomon. prison, cell, jail; building where people are kept who have committed a crime, or while waiting to be tried[ - Arrest], [ - Condemn, find guilty], [ - Imprison], [4.7.3 - Break the law], [ - Prisoner of war]
nkondonkondon. pole, post; piece of wood that supports a house in the veranda[6.5.2 - Parts of a building], [6.5.3 - Building materials], [ - Support], [ - Roof]
nkonginkongin. stump; bottom part of a tree left in the ground after the rest has fallen or been cut down[1.5.1 - Tree], [ - Lumbering], [1.5.5 - Parts of a plant]
nkoni̱onkoni̱on. pestle; small tree branch bent in form of a letter ‘L’ carved to use for pounding cassava or groundnuts in a mortar[6.7.2 - Pounding tool], [ - Pound in mortar and pestle], [ - Cooking utensil]
nkorankoran. method, manner, means; a particular way of doing s.t.Syn:cuume, kakodyo, mu̱li̱ngo. [3.2.8 - Tendency], [ - Means], [ - Way, manner], [6.1.2 - Method], [ - Custom]
nkora gyeitehe See main entry: nkora
nkoraganankoraganan. cooperation, teamwork, collaboration; state of working together and helping each other in order to achieve s.t.Syn:nzegwagana, nkengagana. [ - Cooperate with], [ - Working relationship], [4.1.7 - Begin a relationship], [4.2.1 - Come together, form a group], [4.1.5 - Unity], [ - Agree with someone]
nkoroho gya kahu̱u̱zi̱ See main entry: kikoloho
nkotonkoton. nape; part of the body behind the head that is between the end of the head and the beginning of the neck [2.1.1 - Head], [ - Parts of a bird], [1.6.2 - Parts of an animal]
nkulangamankulangan. Fish Eagle; wild fish eating bird of a size of a big hen, with black and white feathers which flies near the surface of the river, lake water and harpoons with its talons fish swimming near the water surface[ - Bird]
nkumatunkumatun. part of the tail of a mud fish[ - Parts of a fish]
nkungankungan. information or message that has been widely publicised[ - Information], [ - Report], [ - News, message]
nkunusuurunkunusuurun. noose; loose knot that is tied with an aim that if one end of the rope is pulled, the knot easily gets untied[ - Rope, string], [7.5.4 - Tie]
nkuukulukuukun. cowpea[ - Food from seeds], [1.5.3 - Grass, herb, vine]