chungwa (machungwa)NG31orangeNadabula chungwa.I'm tasting an orange.Simera kapande ka chungwa.I swallowed a little piece of orange.Simera wapande wa chungwa.I swallowed little pieces of orange.mazi ya chungwaorange juicekowa dya chungwaorange peelupande wa chungwa / mipande ya chungwasection of orange / sections of orange2grapefruitChungwa kwa Chingereza ni "orange" ama "grapefruit"."Chungwa" in English is either orange or grapefruit.
chunjwi (machunjwi)NG3flat top (hair cut, with sides and back shaved)Mwana chiche anakula, amogwa chunjwi.When a girl first starts to menstruate, she is shaved in a flat top
chuwe1***weChifoloswa ni mashufta chuwe chikale hasi ho mti.We were flushed out by bandits when we were sitting under a tree.Chuwe chi waefentri.We are infantrymen.Chuwe chi wasamehadyi.We are forgivers.See alternate pronunciation: suwe.2***usWaunga wachiome chuwe.They want to kill us.
chwachuAdj1green (tasting)Yembe dino di chwachu.This mango is green-tasting.See alternate pronunciation: chachu.2astringent3sour (mildly)Ndimu zino zi chwachu.These limes are mildly sour.Chungwa dino di chwachu.This orange is mildly sour.4acidic