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ahahwesoobuhwesonhem; piece of cloth sewn along the edge of a lady’s garment5.3.6Parts of clothing6.6.1Working with cloth6.6.1.1Cloth8.6.6Edge

egemoamagemonhem, seam; edge of a cloth or a handkerchief that is folded and sewn to prevent fraying5.3.6Parts of clothing6.6.1Working with cloth6.6.1.1Cloth8.6.6Edge

ehirigoebirigonsash; worn during the dance after the liminal period following the birth of twins5.3.6Parts of clothing2.6.3.7Multiple births

ehitogiebitogincollar; part of clothing that goes round the neck5.3.6Parts of clothing

epeesa1amapeesan1button; object sewn on shirts and coats that help to fasten them when they are wornEpeesa lino egalamu luhulu ohubita mwiroŋo lya mapesa hu saati yange.This button is too wide to pass through the button hole of my shirt.5.3.6Parts of clothing6.7.5Fastening tool6.6.1Working with cloth2knob, switch; s.t. that is pressed to operate a device8. source6.7.9Machine

epiniepiniEnglishn1pin; thin metal with a sharp point at one end that is used in holding cloth or papers together6.7.5Fastening tool6.6.1Working with cloth6.7.1.1Poking tool2button; flat round device sewn on garment that is passed through a hole to fix it5.3.6Parts of clothing6.7.5Fastening tool

esaŋuesaŋun1pocket; piece of cloth sewn on a garment for keeping things5.3.6Parts of clothing6.7.3Carrying tool2bag, sack, handbag; s.t. in which other things are carried6.7.7.1Bag6.7.3Carrying toolehisaŋu hyʼebyomantool bag; bag containing tools used in repairing vehicles6.7Toolohusala esaŋuvIdiom. steal6.8.9.4Take by force6.8.9.1Steal

esyakaamasyakan1ivory; bangle or ring made from the elephant tusks or animal horn6.6.4.4Working with bone8. for special occasions1.6.2Parts of an animal2tusk; tooth of an animal that grows to protrude from the mouthWakooye masyaka?Did you give [a bride wealth] of tusks for me? [i.e. the bride wealth is not too large to be returned]. of an animal3clerical collar5.3.6Parts of clothing5.3.5Clothes for special people

etunduetundunbutton hole through which a button on a cloth passesYambala ehyoma hu lwala episyo yitahusimita nʼotunga amatundu.Wear a thimble on your finger so that the needle does not pierce you when sewing the button holes.5.3.6Parts of clothing6.7.5Fastening tool

namalakonamalakonsash, cord for a lady’s dress, esp. egomasi6.6.4.1Cordage5.3.6Parts of clothing5.3.2Women's clothing7.5.4.1Rope, string

obwongeronseam, joint; where the cloth is joined when sewing7.5.2Join, attach5.3.6Parts of clothing7.5.2.1Link, connect

ohufundihav1tie into a knotFundiha bulaŋi omugoye,embusi etesitula.Tie the knot of the rope properly so that the goat does not untie itself.Bahasi bafundiha epesa humusibiro.Women tie money in their sashes.7.5.2Join, attach8.2.7.1Tight6.7.5Fastening tool7.5.2.1Link, connect7.5.4.1Rope, string7.5.4Tie2complete; come to the end of doing s.t.Fundihira ebyuliho wuje kutumeho.Finalise what you are doing and come; I would like you to do s.t. for me.Oluhiiho lwafundihiiye esaawa ehumi.The meeting closed up at four o’clock. something6., finish8.; sew the last part of a clothKenire ohutunga ehiteteeyi hihyo, ŋahani ndi mu hufundiha.I have finished sewing your dress; now, I am just hemming it.5.3.6Parts of clothing6.6.1Working with cloth6.6.1.1Cloth8.6.6Edge4finish making a cordFundiha omugoye; obuleeŋi bwʼoguhambireho ogwo buhena.End weaving the rope; the length you have weaved is enough. something6., finish8., start maturing, said of a cropDuuma afundiha.Maize is starting to mature. in food preparation6.2.5Harvest1.5.6Growth of plants

olufunjoamafunjon1papyrus grass or reed; tall grass that grows in swamps with tassels at the top and from which papyrus mats are madeAmafunjo gano sigahena luŋambo.These papyri are not enough to make a mat.sp. Cyperu papyrus fam. Cyperaceae6.6.4.2Weaving baskets and mats7.5.4.1Rope, string1.5.3Grass, herb, vine2style of sewing a garment where pleats are put on it5.3.6Parts of clothing6.6.1Working with cloth

omukandaalaemikandaalan1pocket; place in a sash for keeping money5.3.6Parts of clothing6.7.3Carrying tool2purse; handbag6.8.1.4Store wealth6.7.7.1Bag6.7.3Carrying tool