Lugungu - English


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nkuurankuuran. 1ripple; water waves that are close to each other[1.3.2 - Movement of water], [1.3.2.4 - Wave] 2wake; waves triggered by a moving vessel in water[1.3.2 - Movement of water], [1.3.2.4 - Wave]
nku̱mi̱ ibirinum. two thousand[8.1.1.1 - Cardinal numbers], [8.1.1.1.2 - Two]
nku̱mi̱ ineinum. four thousand[8.1.1.1 - Cardinal numbers]
nku̱mi̱ isatunum. three thousand[8.1.1.1 - Cardinal numbers]
nku̱mi̱ itaanunum. five thousand[8.1.1.1 - Cardinal numbers]
nku̱ngani̱nku̱ngani̱n. quarrel, dispute; angry argument or disagreement between people, often about a personal matterSyn:izongobo. [3.5.1.3.3 - Contradict], [3.2.5.4.1 - Disagree], [4.8.2 - Fight], [4.8.1.1 - Oppose], [4.1.6 - Disunity], [3.5.1.6.2 - Quarrel], [3.5.1.6 - Debate], [4.8 - Conflict]
nku̱ngu̱(Var. kaku̱ngu̱₂) nku̱ngu̱n. animal without horns[1.6.1.1 - Mammal], [1.6.1 - Types of animals], [1.6 - Animal]
nku̱ngu̱u̱ni̱banku̱ngu̱u̱ni̱n. disobedient person; s.b. who does not hear words and does what he has just been refused due to excessive stubbornnessSyn:waagabberu̱, mu̱jeemu̱, ntahuura, ntamuhiira, waakyejo, muhoole, muzub̯u. [4.5.4.2 - Disobey], [4.5.4.6 - Rebel against authority], [3.3.1.7 - Stubborn]
nku̱ngu̱u̱zi̱banku̱ngu̱u̱zi̱n. unhappy child[3.4.2.1 - Sad]
nkwali̱nkwali̱n. partridge; brown bird with a round body and a short tail that people trap for food[1.6.1.2 - Bird]
nkwataganan. cooperation; working freely with s.b. towards a shared aim[4.3.4.3 - Cooperate with], [4.1.2.1 - Working relationship], [4.1.7 - Begin a relationship], [4.2.1 - Come together, form a group], [4.1.5 - Unity], [3.2.5.4 - Agree with someone]
nkyankyan. chance, luck, blessing, good fortune; state of s.t. good happening without expecting it or working for itSyn:mu̱gi̱sa. [4.9.4.3 - Bless], [4.3.4 - Do good to], [6.1.3.4 - Advantage], [4.4.5.1 - Lucky], [6.1.2.9 - Opportunity], [4.4.5 - Chance], [4.4.1 - Prosperity]
nkyetunkyetun. seat; furniture designed for sitting on, e.g., a chair or a place where s.b. can sitSyn:kiicaaru. [5.1.1.2 - Chair]
nni̱ndonni̱ndon. nose, nostril; part of the body on the face, that is above the mouth, used for breathing and smelling[2.1.1.3 - Nose]
nni̱ndo na mu̱nwaadv. Idiom.near [8.2.6.2 - Near]
nnyeni̱nnyeni̱n. sauce; food that is mostly cooked and left with soup in order to accompany other foods[5.2.3.4 - Prepared food]
nnyeni̱ li̱i̱ragu̱ru̱ See main entry: nnyeni̱
nombinombin. clay; sticky soil used for mudding or mouldingSyn:ib̯umba. [1.2.2.1 - Soil, dirt], [6.6.2.8 - Working with bricks], [6.6.2.4 - Working with clay], [6.5.3 - Building materials]
nongonongon. kill of two things at a go, e.g., killing two birds with a single stone or killing two animals in a single hunt[6.4.1 - Hunt]
noono₁noonon. 1chalk; white-coloured stick that is like dry cassava used for painting walls of housesSyn:cooka. [3.6.2 - School], [3.5.7.1 - Write] 2whitewash; white paint[6.6.5 - Art], [8.3.3.3.4 - Colors of the spectrum], [8.3.3.3.1 - White], [6.6.5.1 - Draw, paint], [6.5.3 - Building materials], [8.3.3.3 - Color]
noono₂num. noughtSyn:bi̱nkahansyo, nooti̱, zi̱i̱ro. [8.1.1.1 - Cardinal numbers], [8.1.5.2 - None, nothing]
nooti̱ English num. nought; zeroSyn:bi̱nkahansyo, noono, zi̱i̱ro. [8.1.1.1 - Cardinal numbers], [8.1.5.2 - None, nothing]
nsahunsahun. 1bag in which students carry books[6.7.7.1 - Bag], [6.7.3 - Carrying tool] 2pocket; part of a piece of clothing in which s.b. puts things such as money[5.3.6 - Parts of clothing], [6.7.3 - Carrying tool]
nsamansaman. waterbuck; wild animal with black legs, large white ears and the male one has twisted horns curved upwardsKobus ellipppsiprymnus [1.6.1.1.3 - Hoofed animals]