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ehihaataebihaatanone of several scars left by small sores that have healed5.4.6Ritual scar2.5.3Injure2.1.4Skin

ehipalaebipalan1mark, spot, blotch; stain on s.t. that is difficult to removeCai owʼamabeere anatonya hu lugoye alehaŋo ehipala.When milk tea pours on a cloth, it leaves a stain.Ebigenge bya mutaaye ehipala mu weeni.Leprosy left a patch on his face.7.7.7Mark8. color, marking5.6.1Clean, dirty8. color8. left after cutting the skin, e.g., after circumcision5.4.6Ritual scar2.5.3Injure2.1.4Skin

ekooleekoolengap in the mouth where teeth have been removed as a cultural norm5.4.6Ritual scar2.5.2.4Tooth decay2.1.1.5Tooth

emambaemambanscar; place on the body where there was a wound that has healedAli nʼemamba mu weeni aŋa wamwe gamutemire.She carries a scar on her face where her husband cut her.5.4.6Ritual scar2.5.3Injure2.1.4Skin

embaloembalon1tattoo scar; self-inflicted mark on s.b. that makes him appear good before others5.4Adornment5.4.6Ritual scar2character trait; mark on s.b.’s behaviour that makes him appear good or bad before others4.3.9.2Habit3.1.1Personality4.3Behavior

emineŋeomuneŋensharpened piece of wood that used to be used for piercing lips and ears for adornment5.4Adornment7.8.5Make hole, opening5.4.6Ritual scar6.7.1.1Poking tool

enyanja1enyanjantattoo; decorative ritual scars arranged in a pattern of spots on a woman’s arms and/or stomach. This is not a current practiceEnyanja jije sijatubuhiiye.Her ritual scars are not protruding.5.4Adornment5.4.6Ritual scar

ohulamba2vbrand; put a sign or a mark on s.t.Babalire etebe bahena bajirambaho ahabonero hʼesomero.They counted the chairs and then engraved a school sign on them.7.7.7Mark8. color, marking5.4.6Ritual scar3.5.6Sign, symbol6.3Animal husbandry8.

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. something6. 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. 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

ohusala enyanjavdecorate the body by cutting designs on the skin5.4Adornment5.4.6Ritual scarder. ofohusala

omusaleemisalentattoo marks; scars of cuts or scratches left when making tattoos5.4Adornment5.4.6Ritual scar