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ahaŋololoobuŋololonsmall herb with blue flowers1.5.3Grass, herb, vine

ahatundaobutundan1passion fruit vine; climbing plant with colourful flowers from which edible oval fruit grow and that turn purple or yellow when ripesp. Passiflora eduli fam. Passifloraceae5.2.3.1.2Food from fruit1.5.3Grass, herb, vine2fruit from the passion plant5.2.3.1.2Food from fruit3squeezed passion fruit used as a beverage5.2.3.6Beverage5.2.3.1.2Food from fruit

amafaafavar.amafafaefaafanWandering Dew; plant with a stem trailing along the ground, commonly regarded as a weed among crops. It has blue flowers. Its leaves are used as sauce and its roots are believed to cure venereal diseases and menstruation problemssp. Commelina africana, fam. Cmmelinaceae1.5.3Grass, herb, vine5.2.3.1.4Food from leaves2.5.7.3Medicinal plants

amagumbaegumbanbones, skeleton; hard parts inside the body of s.b. or an animal that support it2.1.6Bone, joint6.6.4.4Working with bone1.6.2Parts of an animalehiŋamba amagumban1Idiom. interesting thing; s.t. that arouses interest4.3.1.2Meet a standard3.4.1.1Like, love8.3.7.7Right, proper3.4.1.4Interested2Idiom. suitable thing8.3.7.7.3Compatible8.2.7Fit, size8.3.7.7Right, properhayunga magumbanmedicinal herb; medicinal herb for treating broken bones2.5.7Treat disease2.5.7.5Traditional medicine2.5.7.2Medicine1.5.3Grass, herb, vine2.5.7.3Medicinal plantsohukutuha egumbavget a compound fracture2.1.6Bone, joint7.8.1Break2.5.3Injure7.8.2Crackohwonga amagumbavset a fracture; align bones straight and set in plaster2.5.7Treat disease

amaŋululwaeŋululwanpods of cow peas plant just before they mature5.2.3.1.1Food from seeds1.5.3Grass, herb, vine

bbiriŋanyabbiriŋanyanEggplant, Aubergine; shrub growing up to a metre and a half that is grown in homes, mainly for its fruit that are used as saucesp. Solanum melongena fam. Solanaceae5.2.3.1.3Food from vegetables1.5.3Grass, herb, vine

cengacengansmall broken pieces of rice after milling5.2.3.1.1Food from seeds6.2.6.2Mill grain1.5.3Grass, herb, vine

cwadacwadancassava; food crop that is grown by stem cuttings, its leaves are eaten as sauce and its roots are chewed raw, cooked or dried and ground into flour for making posho6.2.1.2.2Growing cassava5.2.3.1.5Food from roots1.5.3Grass, herb, vine

dudumyadudumyanpoisonous tuberous root of a wild creeping yam-like vine1.5.3Grass, herb, vine

dumbaniadumbanianMimosa herb; plant of the Mimosa family that grows up to 30 cm and that bears seeds in pods1.5.3Grass, herb, vine2.5.7.3Medicinal plants

ebandaamabandanBamboo; reed-like plant with a hollow stemAmabanda agahameranga gatambisiwa ngʼeryani nʼabaatu abandi.The bamboo shoots are used as sauce by some people.sp. Arundinaria alpina fam. Gramineae; sp. Bambusa vulgaris fam Bambuseae1.5.2Bush, shrub1.5.3Grass, herb, vine

ebayeebayen1weed; any grass growing where it should not1.5Plant6.2.4Tend a field2wild millet-like weedEbaye linaba mu muga gwʼobule sibwama.When the wild millet-like weed grows in the millet field, it adversely affects the yield.Ebaye eŋere liba egosi lyʼohwabula hu bule.The young millet-like weed is difficult to distinguish from growing millet.sp. Eleusine indica fam. Bambuseae6.2.5.2Crop failure1.5.3Grass, herb, vine1.5.7Plant diseases

ebboebboncowpea leaves that are used as sauce with the leaves cooked fresh like spinach or dried and saved1.5.3Grass, herb, vine5.2.3.1.4Food from leaves

ebbooniamabbooninsweet potato; root of the potato vine that is used as foodsp. Ipomea batatas fam. Convolvulaceae5.2.3.1.5Food from roots1.5.3Grass, herb, vine6.2.1.2.1Growing potatoesohugera agabboonivIdiom. make mocking gestures using the fingers3.5.1.8Criticize4.5.5.2Lack respect3.5.1.8.3Mock4.1.6.1Unfriendly

ecukuyuamacukuyuncocoyam; crop that grows in the mud of shallow waters like the edges of lakes, rivers and ponds, whose white and red-violet roots are eatensp. Colocasia antiquorum fam. Araceae5.2.3.1Food from plants5.2.3.1.5Food from roots5.2.3.1.3Food from vegetables1.5.3Grass, herb, vine6.2.1Growing crops5.2.3.1.4Food from leaves5.2.3.4Prepared food

edoodoedoodonSpinach; herb sp. that grows to a height of 50 cm whose broad leaves are used as sauceEdoodo njʼeryani erisinga ohubuna mu Bunyole.Sauce made from the leaves of the spinach is common in Bunyole.sp. Amaranthus dubius fam. Amaranthaceae5.2.3.1.3Food from vegetables1.5.3Grass, herb, vine5.2.3.1.4Food from leaves

egeroamageronwild vine with underground poisonous tubers.Abaatu bategeeye baati egero liita ni bagehisyeho ohulirya mu njala.People found out that this wild vine was poisonous when they tried to eat it during famine.1.5.3Grass, herb, vineegero ehasinclimbing vine sp. with poisonous roots1.5.3Grass, herb, vineegero esindenclimbing vine sp. similar to ‘egero ehasi’ with equally poisonous tubers1.5.3Grass, herb, vine

egero ehasiamagero mahasinclimbing vine sp. with poisonous roots1.5.3Grass, herb, vineder. ofegero

egero esindeamagero masindenclimbing vine sp. similar to ‘egero ehasi’ with equally poisonous tubers1.5.3Grass, herb, vineder. ofegero

ehigwataebigwatanlarge-sized gourd cut in halves or the content of the two halves5.2.1.4Food storage1.5.3Grass, herb, vine6.7.7Container

ehiholoebiholontree trunk; part of the plant that is in the ground, nearest to the rootsOnatemera ŋaasi bugali emiguulo ebiholo sibisebuha.If you cut the poles for house construction very low, the remaining part will not sprout.1.5.5Parts of a plantehiholo hyʼobulesinmedicinal plant2.5.7Treat disease2.5.7.5Traditional medicine2.5.7.2Medicine1.5.3Grass, herb, vine2.5.7.3Medicinal plants