Chizigula - English


?
a
b
c
d
e
f
g
h
i
j
k
l
m
n
o
p
r
s
t
u
v
w
x
y
z

h


hohoPrnNG8it (place near)Sihatogola hoho.I like it here.Mahali hano, ho(ho) henye ni hatari.This place here, it itself is dangerous.In some phrases hoho can be shortened to ho-.
hohosePrnNG8anywhere nearHohose hana maskini ni wadyibu haitigwe.Anywhere there is a poor person, it is necessary that the place be visited.Ni hohose.It's anywhere around here.See alternate pronunciation: ahohose.
holaNG5livestockZino ni hola zangu.These are my livestock.Hola zenyu mkazichinja na ngola ikutwa!Your livestock, slaughter them with a sharp knife!Ni mfugadyi miye; biyashara yangu ni kukorisha na kutaga hola.I am a rancher; my business is to raise and sell livestock.
holi (maholi)< EngNG31hallU mwana ichirume na mwana ichiche wose wengizwa mwe di holi chi wali.Both the boy and the girl are brought into the hall as bride and groom.2meeting centerMpata holi dya kwikaira mkutano wenyu?Did you get a meeting center to sit in for your meetng?
hombo (mahombo)NG3leaf (of a kind of bush)Nabunda hombo.I'm pounding "hombo" leaves.Dino ni hombo.This is "hombo" flour / leaf.Kakonde kangu kahota hombo dyingi.My garden has grown a lot of "hombo".This leaf is dried, ground, and then eaten; when cooked it is sticky.See: mhombo.
homlesi (wahomlesi, mahomlesi)< EngNG1homeless personKeza yeye egubikire guwo kama homlesi.He came covering himself with dirty ugly clothes like a homeless person.Homlesi yudya kapata mapesa mengi dyero.That homeless person got a lot of money today.Mbwanga yudya ni homlesi; awerega na virago vake.That guy is homeless;This NG1 noun has two plurals, one in NG1 and the other in NG3.
homwaki< EngNG5homework(s)Simsaidiya homwaki zake.I helped her with her homework.Sisaidiywa ni tate homwaki zangu / yangu.I was helped by dad with my homework(s).Homwaki za wanafunzi zisahiswa ni mwalimu dyero.The students' homeworks have been checked a lot by the teacher today.
honde ~ nkhondeNG51fist(s)Simtowa honde mo udyedye.I hit him (a fist) on the jaw.See: kutowa honde ~ kutowa nkhonde.2punch(es)Simtowa honde mbiri.I hit him two punches.See: makonde.
honde ~ xondeNG51farm(s)Naita kwe honde.I'm going to the farm.Naita kwi zi honde.I'm going to the farms.Hano ni honde.This is a farm.Honde si ino.Here is a farm.Honde ino ni tana.This farm is nice looking.Honde zino ni nthana.These farms are nice looking.Honde i hano.The farm is here.Honde yetu iwarabiywa.Our farm is irrigated.Yeye ni mngoladyi manyasi mwe honde.He's a weed puller on the farm.See: xonde, konde, kakonde, nkhonde.2farmland(s)Sibweda kwa kupata honde idya.I'm pleased to get that farmland.3garden(s)Natalala honde yangu.I'm planting my garden.
hondoNG51war(s)Ni hondo.It's a war.Sikahata hondo.I hate war.Mdani mwe hondo mpatikana mbakati nyingi za binadamu.In the war are found many rotting human corpses.Somaliya ina hondo.Somalia has war.Miye na wanangu chazana mwe hondo.Me and my kids lost each other in the war.See alternate pronunciation: nkhondo.See: mta hondo.2battle(s)Bila chitalo naukasumbuke kwe hondo.Without a scope you'll suffer in battle.Bila kuchumiza vituwo venyu namvunwe hondo ino.Without establishing your staging areas, you'll be overrun in this battle.Dyeshi dyangu divunga hondo nyingi.My army has won man many battles.3battlefieldsNoudahe kutara mbwani unegalwa kwe hondo?What can you help with if you're taken to the battlefield?
hondo ya wenye kwa wenye (hondo za wenye kwa wenye)NG5civil war(s)Bada ye hondo ya wenye kwa wenye, Somaliya igaluka na sama nyingi.After the civil war, Somalia had a lot of evacuations.Wazazi wapatwa ni tabu bada ya hondo ya wenye kwa wenye SomaliyaParents got distress after the civil war in Somalia.Wantru wakunga misada ni wengi mwe duniya kwa sabu hondo za wenye kwa wenye zigaluka nyingi.There are many people in the world who need help because there are a lot of civil wars.See alternate pronunciation: nkhondo ya wenye kwa wenye.
hondohondo ~ nkhondonkhondoNG5warlikeKwa sababu yake isi yose igaluka hondohondo.Because of him all the country became warlike.Haluse vino Somaliya si kwedi kwa kuishi kwasabu ni hondohondo.Right now Somalia is not for living in because it's too warlike.
honero1NG5remedy (-ies)Honde ino hano ni honero ya wantru wosi.This farm here is a remedy for everyone.2NPropHoneroman's name
hongera!VBcongratulations!Hongera!Congratulations!See: kwinkha hongera.
hongoliNG51picker pole(s)Hongoli iyo nitunguira a mayembe ni ntrali.The picker pole that I knocked down the mangoes with is long.Sakutungula mazeituni matatu na hongoli.I went to pick three guavas with a picker pole.Mti mtali unafungwa ngwazo, wagaluka hongoli.When a long stick is fastened to a hook, it becomes a picker pole.2fruit picker(s)Bila shaka, Abdhulahi kadaha kutungula mayembe na hongoli.Without doubt, Abdullah knows how to pick mangos with a fruit picker.
honshiNG51headscarf(s)Kadyereka honshi.She put on a headscarf.Siti ni dhiraa dikwiza na vintru vitatu: dhiraa, ghona na honshi.A "siti" is a dress that comes with three things: a dress,an [under]skirt and a scarf.2scarves3shawl(s)Mame katogola kufunga fundo za mapesa mwe honshi yake.Mom likes to tie knots of money in her shawl.Women tying money in knots in their shawls or scarves is common.
hose (-ose)QuantNG9all (of it here)hano hoseall of it here
hosehoseNG9everywhereHosehose ni hedi.Everywhere is good.
hote (mahote)NG3beaded necklace (decorated)Mpenzi wangu kaniguira hote dina usalu rangi tafauti.My lover bought me a beaded necklace that has different colors of beads on it.Hote dyangu dina usalu wa rangi mfungate.My beaded necklace has beads of seven colors.
hoteli< EngNG5hotel(s)Ugono wako ni kuhi? -- Ugono wangu ni kwe hoteli.Where is your sleeping place? -- My sleeping place is in the hotel.Kazi yangu ni kukaribisha wadyeni kwe hoteli.My job is to welcome guests at the hotel.Wahudumiyadyi wa mwe hoteli ino ni kumi.There are ten servers in this hotel.Unagona mwe hoteli ino wahutirwa nguwo zako.When you sleep in this hotel, your clothes are washed for you.
hoyaNG5axe(s)Atula u mti na hoya.He's chopping the tree with an axe.Atuira mti hoya.He's using an axe to chop a tree.Hoya ino sibantruira nazi ino.This axe I used to split this coconut.Hoya yako yaunga mhini.your axe needs a handle.
hubizoNG5schedule(s)Kazi zako ukudyamanya, zidyamanye na hubizo.The jobs that you do, do them with a schedule.See: kuhubiza et al.
hudumaNG51treatment(s)Wanyonje wa kwe ispatali wapata huduma ywedi.Patients in the hospital get good treatment.2service(s)Watagirwa wapata huduma yedi kwangu.Customers get great service from me.See: kuhudumiya.3caretaking4handout(s)
hufya (mahufya)NG3bunchgrassAho he di hufya minga mzoka wadyenda ukaunga nkhande.There in the bunchgrass then a huge snake goes wanting food.Kaza panga dyake mwe di hufya.He lost his machete in the bunchgrass.
hujaNG51fraudLuhizo adyamanyiza wantru huja.Luhizo does frauds to people.See: kuhujeya.2reprisalMasa ya huja yalahwa ni huja.A dispute of reprisal is solved by reprisal. Saying3hinderanceKanidyamanyiza huja nise kupata kazi idya.He did hinderance to me (= he hindered me) so I couldn't get that job.See: kuhujeya.4duplicityDhadhiri ana huja.Dadiri has duplicity.