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ebaaleamabaalen1stone, rock; hard solid material found in the ground that is used in building houses and roadsMba humanya aŋa balihusiiha nahahomireŋo ebaale.If only I knew where you will be buried I would place (plant) a stone there.Ebaale lyʼe Tororo balihamo simiti.Cement is made from a rock at Tororo.Abasomi abediimire baholoŋire abasirikale amabaale.The rioting students threw stones at the policemen.6.6.2.7Working with stone1.2.2.2Rock2cleaning stoneEbaale eriŋirya amaja ritehwa hubaaho ameeno.The stone for cleaning the feet while bathing must be rough.1.2.2.2Rock5.6.2Bathe3flagstone; stone that is used in making the floor of a houseŊaasi wʼenju aŋaba amabaale ŋaba ŋagumu.The floor that is made of stones is very strong.6.5.2.3Floor4sinker; piece of rock used to lower the fish net into water6.4.5.3Fishing equipmentebaale etendenhard rock that is not easy to crush6.6.2.7Working with stone1.2.2.2Rock8.3.6.2Hard, firm8.3.6.3Stiff, flexible8.3.6.1Strong, brittle

ebaale etendeebaale etendenhard rock that is not easy to crushAmabaale amatende agʼeButunga njʼagabatongolera emyala.The hard stones from Butunga rock are used in building bridges.6.6.2.7Working with stone1.2.2.2Rock8.3.6.2Hard, firm8.3.6.3Stiff, flexible8.3.6.1Strong, brittleder. ofebaale

ehibbwagihaebibbwagihanbreakable thing; s.t. that can be broken into pieces7.8.1Break8.3.6.1Strong, brittle

ehibbwagijihaebibbwagijihanfragile thing; s.t. that breaks easily7.8.1Break2.4.2Weak8.3.6.1Strong, brittle

ehidembuadj1ehyangu hyʼohuholaEbyaliŋo somo dembu, naye Ohubala hwomu.History is an easy subject, but Mathematics is difficult.Ohulera omwana hidembu ohusinga ohulima.Baby sitting is easier than digging in the field.7.5.8Simple, complicated6.1.3.2Succeed6.1.3.1Easy, possible3.2.4.2Understandable2soft; doughyEroba liba edembu mu mugaduho.The ground becomes soft after rainfall.Obwoya bwʼekapa budembu nʼobuŋambaho.The cats hairs are soft on touching them.Obuuji buba budembu.Porridge is doughy.Efula yiguuye nyingi, ŋahani ehyalo hiri nʼobudembu obuhena ohulima.It has been raining a lot, now the ground has suitable softness for cultivation.8.3.2Texture8.3.6.5Soft, flimsy2.3.5Sense of touch3fine; containing small particlesObusyanu budembu ohusinga enjehe.Flour is finer than sand.8.3.2Texture8.2.3.1Thin thing5.2.1.2.3Grind flour8.2.1Smallehidembu ehifumbiheadjmalleable; s.t. able to be bent that does not break easily1.2.2.3Metal8.3.6.1Strong, brittleehidembu ehireberaadjflimsy8.2.3.3Thin person7.8.1Break8.3.6.5Soft, flimsy8.2.3.1Thin thing2.4.2Weak8.3.6.1Strong, brittle2.4Body condition

ehidembu ehifumbiheadjmalleable; s.t. able to be bent that does not break easilyAbanyiya amagaali bata ebyoma mu muliro ko byaba bidembu ohufumbiha.The bicycle repairers heat metal so as to soften and bend them.1.2.2.3Metal8.3.6.1Strong, brittleder. ofehidembu

ehimeebimenfragile brittle thing; s.t. that breaks easily7.8.1Break2.4.2Weak8.3.6.1Strong, brittle

ehitabulunguhaebitabulunguhans.t. solid and hard to break a piece from8.3.6.2Hard, firm8.3.6.3Stiff, flexible8.3.6.1Strong, brittle

ehyadihaebyadihanfragile thing; s.t. that breaks easily like an egg or glass7.8.1Break2.4.2Weak8.3.6.1Strong, brittleehyadiha amangunbrittle thing; s.t. that breaks easily7.8.1Break2.4.2Weak8.3.6.1Strong, brittle

ehyadiha amanguebyadiha amangunbrittle thing; s.t. that breaks easily7.8.1Break2.4.2Weak8.3.6.1Strong, brittleder. ofehyadiha

ehyomuadj1difficult; s.t. requiring special effort, skill or planning to deal with6.1.3Difficult, impossible7.5.8Simple, complicated4.4.2.1Problem9.4.4.9Impossible2firm, hard; s.t. that is not soft8.3.6.2Hard, firm8.3.6.3Stiff, flexible8.3.6.1Strong, brittle3dried, parched; s.t. without wetnessOwomu sibuuhuganya hutema mbago ŋaasi.The dryness makes it difficult to use a hoe for digging.1.3.3.1Dry8.3.7.8.4Preserve1.1.3.8Drought

ohuhahadala2vstiffen; become stiffOmufu ahahadala nafuuye.A corpse stiffens when dead.8.3.6.2Hard, firm8.3.6.3Stiff, flexible8.3.6.1Strong, brittle

ohuŋandalalavstand erect; walk erectAgenda naŋandalaaye omubiri gwosi gwosi.He walks with his whole body erect.7.2.1.1Walk7.1.7Straight posture7.1.1Standohuŋandalasavharden8.3.6.2Hard, firm8.3.6.3Stiff, flexible1.2.3Solid, liquid, gas8.3.6.1Strong, brittle

ohwomavbecome dry; be rid of wetnessEngoye ejiwanihire jomire.The clothes you put on the drying line are dry.1.3.3.1Dryhyomu wokalaadvIdiophone. very dry1.3.3.1Dry9.2.8Idiophonesohwometanavbe very hard and dry1.3.3.1Dry8.3.6.2Hard, firm8.3.6.3Stiff, flexible1.1.3.8Drought8.3.6.1Strong, brittleohwomeeravdry up, of water1.3.3.1Dryohwomeesavcause s.t. to dry up, e.g., a well, during the dry season1.3.3.1Dry1.1.3.8Droughtohwomyav1cause s.t. to dry1.3.3.1Dry2Metaphor. make s.b.’s life wasted or unproductive due to a curse6.8.2.3Lose wealth4.9.4.4Curse4.3.1.2.1Below standard6.1.2.2.2Useless6.8.1.3Poor8.3.7.2.1Worse

ohwometanavbe very hard and drySoosobola hulima ŋahani ehyalo ni hyometene hiti.You can’t plough when the ground is so hard and dry.1.3.3.1Dry8.3.6.2Hard, firm8.3.6.3Stiff, flexible1.1.3.8Drought8.3.6.1Strong, brittleder. ofohwoma