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gharoni< SomNG5stadium(s)Gharoni ye skulu yetu ni nkhulu.Our school stadium is big.Gharoni ino ni nkhulu kwa sabu yavinirwa ni timu nkhulu.This stadium is big because it is played in by famous teams.Kaya yetu ina gharoni mbiri za mipira.Our town has two ball stadiums.
ghasanyanya (maghasanyanya)1NG5canned tomatoesWarsha wangu naserezeza ghasanyanya na juisi.In my factory I produce canned tomatos and puree.Ghasanyanya yaserezezwa mo u warsha uno.Canned tomatoes are produced in this factory.This noun is both NG5, singular and plural, but also the singular an NG3 form.2NG5can(s) of tomatoesGhansanyanya zangu zisira; ni vedi nikagule ntuhu.My cans of tomatoes are all gone; it's better that I go purchase more.Ghasanyanya za mwe di duka dyangu zisira.The cans of tomatoes in my shop are all gone.3NG3large can of tomatoes, large tomato canGhasanyanya dino dina manyanya mengi.This large tomato can has lots of tomatoes.
ghasi< EngNG51gas(oline)Gari idyo didyere ghasi!That car, put gas in it!Nakadyere ghasi (mwe di gari dyangu).I'm going to go put gas (in my car).Gari dyangu dimemezwa ghasi.My car was filled up with gas.Machambiga yano yasafirisha ghasi.These tank trucks are transporting gas.2gasMwe nyumba yangu nalava moto na ghasi.In my house I pay electricity and gas.Naunga ziko dya ghasi kwa kukasiza nyama yangu.I need a gas stove to dry my meat.
ghathafu (maghathafu)NG3sausageFatuma kadya ghathatu dimwenga.Fatuma ate one sausage.
ghavana (maghavana, waghavana)< EngNG1governorSeneta na ghavana wamwalikanya mkulu hamwenga.The senator and governor invited the president together.Ghavana ywetu kabinda miyaka kumi kuhukuma.Our governor completed ten years governing.The normal plural is augmentative NG3 maghavana, although one can use human NG1 waghavana.
ghefu< SomNG51error(s)Hanshi ino niwandike haina ghefu hata imwenga.This letter that I've written doesn't even have one error.Kompyuta dyangu dyalaviza ghefu nyingi.My computer is coming up with a lot of errors.See: kughefa.2mistake(s)Ni ghefu yako unaleka kwita luvi.It's your mistake if you don't go tomorrow.Kupata ghefu nyingi mo mtahani wako.You've got a lot of mistakes in your exam.
ghesi (maghesi)NG3brave (one)Weye wi ghesi.You are brave.Miye ni ghesi.I am brave.
ghethindi< Som get + HindiNG5neem (herb)Siuguzizwa ghethindi.I've been treated with neem.Gulo nanna nda kuluma lakini sihonera manyasi ya ghethindi.Yesterday I had a stomach ache but I got well with neem leaves.The leaves of neem trees are boiled and the tea is drunk to make one shit if constipated, or to soothe an upset stomach.See: mghethindi.
ghiriki (maghiriki)NG51jack(s)Ghiriki ino nenuira gari dyangu kulanga.This jack I'm using to raise my car up.Nna ghiriki kunyuma kwe di gari nanitumiye kama nikaunga kubedelisha mkingiro.I have a jack in the trunk of the car which I'll use if I need to change a tire.Unatohola mkingiro wako, kazi ye ghiriki numo ikwiza.After you loosen [the lugnuts of] your wheel, the job of the hydraulic jack comes in.2hydraulic lift(s)Ghiriki dino nenuira taraki dyangu kulanga.With this hydraulic lift, I'm using to lift my truck up.Ghiriki dino nenuira magari.This hydraulic lift, I'm using it to raise cars up.Waniserezeza idi gari na ghiriki.They lowered the car with a hydraulic lift for me.
ghita (maghita)< EngNG3guitarWatowera mbuzi gita.You're playing a guitar for a goat.
gho'o (magho'o)< SomNG31sheetGho'o dino di mazi.This sheet is wet.Gho'o dyangu ni vuguvugu.My sheet is warm.Segubika na gho'o na bhusto.I covered myself with a sheet and a wool blanket.2blanket (light)Gho'o dino kadisumanya na uzi mtitu.This blanket, she stitched it together with black thread.
ghodhomiya (maghodhomiya)< SomNG1block leaderGhodhomiya apata sharafu mwe kaya.The block leader gets respect in the village.Ghodhomiya ywetu kahujeya wantru kufukirwa vyoloni.Our block leader hindered people from getting toilets dug for them.Ghodhomiya ywetu kahujeya wantru shandaruwa zilavigwe ni "UN".Our block leader has defrauded people out of mosquito nets that were given out by the UN.
gholi (magholi)< ItNG3goalTersino katowa mpira he di gholi dyao niyo ohiza kwe di gholi idi tuhu.The defender kicked the ball from their goal and then scored in the other goal.Nna gholi dya kwita koleji.I have a goal of going to college.Sitimiza gholi dyangu.I've completed my goal.
gholobhu< EngNG5light bulbs"Thomas Edison" kasana gholobhu.Thomas Edison invented light bulbs.Lampa dyangu ditulika i gholobhu.My flashlight broke a lightbulb.
ghomariNG5bullshittingMada hana ghomari na mtru.Mada doesn't have any bullshitting with anybody.See: kughomara.
ghona< SomNG5skirt(s)Simsaguira miye ghona idya.I'm the one who picked out that skirt for her.Mkazangu, sikuguira ghona.My wife, I've bought you a skirt.Ghona zangu nikuvala zose ni ntrali.All the skirts that I wear are long.ghona na shatiskirt and blouse
ghorobhu (maghorobhu)< SomNG31widowGhorobhu ni mvere ama mgosi afirwe au asigwe."Ghorobhu" is a woman or a man [whose spouse] has died or has been divorced [from them].Hawiwa ni ghorobhu; ana wana watatu.Hawiwa is a widow; she has three kids.2widowerMgosi yuno ni ghorobhu.This man is a widower.3divorceeNi ghorobhu, mgosi wangu kanasa.I'm a divorcee, my husband divorced me.Ni ghorobhu, mkazangu simwasa.I'm a divorcee, my wife, I divorced her.
ghororiNG51clabberMere yano yekalisa kwa ivo yagaluka ghorori.This milk has sat here too long so it's become clabber.2kefirNinkha gorori iyo!Give me that kefir!3buttermilk
ghulghuli (maghulghuli)< SomNG3scarecrowGhulghuli diya dininahisha; nanikafikiri ni maiti yagonire hadya.That scarecrow startled me; I was thinking it was a corpse (that was) lying there.Shati idya ibatizwa mwe di ghulghuli.That shirt has been glued on the scarecrow.
Giriyama1NG5Giriama (tribe and area in Kenya)Giriyama ni kabila i mndani mwe Kenya.Giriama is a [Bantu] tribe in Kenya.Hano chichimale ni Giriyama.Here where we're standing is Giriama.Kaya ino ni Giriyama.This community is Giriama.See: Chigiriyama, Mgiriyama.2NG9
giyamaNG51end of the worldIno ni giyama.This is the end of the world.Wazinifu wangodywa ni masuali mengi kwa Mnungu giyama.Sinners are faced with many questions from God at the end of the world.2apocalypseGunda dya giyama dinaira, duniya hakusigaire mtru.When the conch of the apocalypse sounds, in the world there won't be anybody left.3armageddon
Gobweni1NG9Goobweyn town in southern SomaliaHondo ya alfu na i mbokolo chenda mirongo mnane na chenda ya Somaliya itowanwa mo luwala wa Gobweni.The war of 1989 in Somalia was fought in the grasslands of Goobweyn.2NG5
goda (magoda)NG3logGoda dino dyahagatika.This log is carryable on the shoulder.Idi goda dasha.The log is burning.Idi goda sidisoma.The log, I burned it.Goda dino dikobadikiswa ni wantru wengi.This log has been tripped over a lot by a lot of people.
GodaneNPropGodaneFumbwe kamlasa Godane.Funbwe shot Godane.man's name
godoro (magodoro)NG3mattressNagonera godoro dya alfu ntratu.I sleep on a three thousand [dollar] mattress.Baba hakunga kugonera godoroGrandpa doen't like sleeping on a mattress.See alternative pronunciation: dyodoro.