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amahulunidiom; expression whose meaning cannot be inferred from the meanings of the words that make it upSaaloma butereefu mu huloma huhwe, alomera mu mahulu.He is not direct in his speech, he uses idioms.3.5.2.3Figurative3.5.3.1Word3.5.4.2Saying, proverbohulomera mu mahuluvuse idiomatic language3.5.2.3Figurative3.5.3.1Word3.5.4.2Saying, proverb

ehibonoebibononword; single unit of language that has meaning and can be spoken or written3.5.3.1Word9Grammarehibono ehiholanverb9Grammarehibono ehihola hiisi aŋaatunword used generally3.5.3.1Word9Grammar9.1General wordsehibono ehyʼowendenword of love and endearment9.7.1.7Terms of endearmentohweŋwana ebibonovIdiom. speak a lot, be outspoken3.5.1.7.3Boast3.5.1.1.3Speak a lot

ehibono ehihola hiisi aŋaatuebibono ebihola hiisi aŋaatunword used generally3.5.3.1Word9Grammar9.1General wordsder. ofehibono

ehigamboebigambonword3.5.3.1Word9Grammarehigambo ebaalenMetaphor. hard-hitting statement3.5.1.4Speak with others

ohusalav1cutSala enyama.Cut the meat.Jʼosaaŋe enyaasi hulunya lweefe olusihire.Go and slash the grass on our bushy compound.7.8.3Cut2slaughter6.3.4Butcher, slaughter2.6.6.1Killohusala efiirivcut hair5.4.3.5Cut hairohusala enyanjavdecorate the body by cutting designs on the skin5.4Adornment5.4.6Ritual scarohusala mu mukolovcancel an event8.4.6.1.2Stop something6.1.2.5.2Cancel an eventohusalagav1trim7.8.3Cut2cut into pieces, esp. greens before cooking7.8.3Cut5.2.1.2Steps in food preparation7.8Divide into piecesohusalaho1vdecrease8.1.4.3Decrease9.3.1.4To a smaller degree8.2.1Small8.1.4.1Lessohusalasalavcut into small pieces7.8.3Cut7.8Divide into piecesohusalirav1trim; prune6.2.4Tend a field6.2.4.4Trim plants2Metaphor. be concise; speak little, esp. when giving a speech3.5.3.1Word8.2.2.1Short, not long3.5.1.2.7Summarize3.5.1.1.4Speak littleohusalirira oluleravtie up and cut the umbilical cord to disconnect the child from the mother7.8.3Cut2.6.3.5Help to give birthohusalisavuse for cutting7.8.3Cut

ohusalirav1trim; prune6.2.4Tend a field6.2.4.4Trim plants2Metaphor. be concise; speak little, esp. when giving a speech3.5.3.1Word8.2.2.1Short, not long3.5.1.2.7Summarize3.5.1.1.4Speak littleder. ofohusala

olunyiririenyiririn1line, row; things arranged that follow each otherSynomusitaaleomutoolo8.4.5.1.1Series8.3.1.2Line2verse; line to be read in the Bible3.5.3.1Word4.2.3.3Sing4.9.3.1Sacred writings3.5.4.4Poetry