chidanga (vidanga)NG41braceletChidanga changu ni fetha.My bracelet is silver.Mwanangu kadadazuirwa chidanga chake.My child had her bracelet stripped off her.2ankletMame kavala chidanga mwe chiga.Mom is wearing an anklet on the leg.Makasiyana yahambuirwa chidanga cha sikuriti.These scissors have been used to take off my security anklet.3bangleSimguira chidanga cha fetha mkazangu.I bought my wife a silver bangle.
chidede (videde)NG4dance (kind of, traditional, lewd)Chiro chino kuna chidede.Tonight there is a "chidede" dance.
ChidengerekoNG4Dengereko languageMdengereko ni mtru akulonga Chidengereko.A Dengereko is a person who speaks the Dengereko language.
chididi (vididi)NG4roasted sesame (mildly ground)Dyero sidya ugali na chididi.Today I ate polenta with roast sesame.
chidoho (vidoho)NG4beaded necklaceChidoho ni usalu mwingi usumanywe kwa sharaha.A beaded necklace is many beaded necklaces sewn together with designs.I chidoho na izi fururu avaire rangi zake ni zimwenga.The beaded necklace and the earrings that she's wearing are the same colors.
chidole (vidole)NG4handwritingChidole chako ni chedi.Your handwriting is good.Chidole changu si chedi.My handwriting isn't good.
ChidufuNG4Dufu languageSivire Chidufu maisha yangu.I've never heard Dufu in my life.Mdufu ni mtru akulonga Chidufu.A Dufu is a person that speaks the Dufu language.This noun is always singular; there is no plural form. See: Dufu.
chidumuNG5shortcutWadyinkha sira ya chidumu.They took a shortcut. (lit.: They went on a shortcut road.)This noun always occurs in the phrase sira ya chidumu. See: sira ya chidumu.
ChidundoNPropChidundoChidundo hakuzigika ubavi.Chidundo isn't accusable of theft.man's name
chiduva (viduva)NG41stooped overChiduva changu ni chikulu.My stooped over[ness] is great.2hunched over back3hunchbackHuseni ana chiduva.Hussein has a hunchback.
chiduwaraAdj1round (but flat)Sahani ino i chiduwara.This plate is round.Sahani zino zi chiduwara.These plates are round.2circular
chidyamanda (vidyamanda)NG4basket, small round with a lidNaunga chidyamanda nidyere ugali wangu.I need small basket with a lid to put my polenta in.See: dyamanda.
chidyego (vidyego)NG41bastardMwana yuna ni chidyego.This child is a bastard.Weye wi chidyego.You are a bastard.2baby out of wedlockKuna wantru wafikiri kama Isa ni chidyegoThere are people who think Jesus might have been a baby out of wedlock.
chidyihidyihi1AdvcrosswiseMgoneze chidyihidyihi mo u sazi!Lay her down crosswise on the bed!2AdvshortwiseSee: dyihi.3AdjshortishGari dino diyamanywa chidyihidyihi.This car was made shortish.
chidyiradyira (vidyiradyira)1NG4uninhibited(ness)Atore we filmu ino ana chidyiradyira.The actor of this film has uninhibitedness (= is uninhibited).See: mdyiradyira.2AdvuninhibitedlyAlonga chidyiradyira.He speaks uninhibitedly.3NG4unflappable(ness)4AdvunflappablyDhadhiri atumika chidyiradyira.Dadiri behaves unflappably.5AdjfearlessDhiwi dino di chidyiradyira.This bull is fearless.6NG4fearlessnessKadyamanya mbuli ino kwa chidyiradyira.He did this thing with fearlessness.Maaskari yano yana chidyiradyira.These soldiers have fearlessness.Ugazo ana chidyiradyira kwa kwingira mdani mwe hondo risasi zikudyenda.Ugazo has fearlessness to enter into the war with bullets flying.Dhiwi dino dina chidyiradyira.This bull has fearlessness.7AdvfearlesslyKaidyamanya chidyiradyira, mbuli ino. / Mbuli ino kaidyamanya chidyiradyira.He did it fearlessly, this thing. / This thing, he did it fearlessly.8AdjmercilessSimba ino i chidyiradyira.This lion is merciless.9AdvmercilesslyMabavi yano yatumika chidyieradyira.These bandits acted mercilessly.10NG4mercilessnessMaaskari yano yana chidyiradyira.These soldiers have mercilessness.Simba ino ina chidyiradyira.This lion has mercilessness.
chienyedyiNG4tradition(al)Waunga kutibi'irwa madawa ya chienyedyi.They want to be treated with traditional medicines.
chifaa (vifaa)NG4equipmentUna chifaa gani cha kulimira hando?What kind of equipment do you to till a farm with?
chifadulo (vifadulo)NG4whooping coughAna chifadulo.He/she has whooping cough.Kafa na chifadulo.She died from whooping cough.
chifahariNG41elegance, elegantNyika yetu ina mbago na milima ya chifahari.Our world has elegant forests and mountains.Ana tabiya za chifahari.She has elegant manners.2luxury, luxuriousJamila na Msagule wadaha kusagulanya nyumba za chifahari.Jamila and Msagule know how to choose luxurious houses.
Chifaransa (Vifaransa)NG4French (language)Sita Faransa; bada ya mwaka umwenga sihinya Chifaransa.I went to France; after one year I learned French.See: Faransa.
chifigo (vifigo)NG41thresholdMhina, sono udyinkhe he chifigo!Mhina, don't pass over the threshold!Viratu vako vihambuire he chifigo!Your shoes, take them off at the threshold!Mwaliko nakachimala he chifigo.Mwaliko was standing at the threshold.2doorwaySono uchimale he chifigo!Don't stand in the doorway!3doorHalawe he chifigo!Get out of the door!
chifo (vifo)NG41deathDyero kulagala chifo.Today a death has occurred.Chifo chilagala mwe Somaliya.Death has declined in Somalia.Nahuzunika na chifo cha mame.I'm grieving about mom's death.Deni dya chifo hadikuvuzika.The loan of death is not returnable.See: kufa.2murderU msungusungu kavumbula kesi ya chifo cha Lugazo.The detective investigated and solved the Lugazo murder case.