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mzembe (wazembe)NG11lazy (one)Hamadi ni mzembe.Hamadi is lazy.Sikunga kudyamanya kazi na mzembe male.I don't want to do work with a lazy one at all.See: kuzembeka.2idle one
mzengadyi (wazengadyi)NG11builderMiye sisoma nigaluke mzenga(dyi).I have studied to become a builder.2construction workerChimaganyizwa mzengadyi yumwenga; chahitadyi usaidizi.We're missing one construction worker; we need help.
mzengadyi nyumba (wazengadyi nyumba)NG1house builderAtiyo ni mzengadyi nyumba.Uncle is a house builder.
mzengadyi sira (wazengadyi sira)NG1road builderNnyani mzengadyi sira mgati mwenyu?Who is a road builder among you?
mzengo (mizengo)NG21building (under construction)Dyero siona mzengo wedi mwe sira ya Igo.Today I saw a nice building on Eagle road.See: kuzenga.2structure (under construction)Naunga kuzengerwa ku kaya mzengo kama uno.I would like a structure like this one to be built for me back home.3constructionNabhoromosa koleji tarehe kumi na mnane; nanigaluke fundi mkulu wa mzengo.I'm graduating from college on the eighteenth; I'll be a construction engineer.
mzengwe (mizengwe)NG2alleyShatani katowa veta ho mzengwe.Shatani turned into the alley.Kegisa ho mzengwe.She hid herself in the alley.ku mzengwe we nyumbaalley in back of the house
mzi (mizi)NG21townMzi wa Handeni ni mdodo.The town of Handeni is small.This term is not used in Somalia, rather in Tanzania and in Arbow's book.2villageMzi wa Chamama ugaluka wilaya. (Arbow)The village of Chamama became a central district town.
mzigadyi (wazigadyi)NG11accuserMziga wa wantru wano nnyani?Who is the accuser of these people?See: kuziga.2blamerLeka kugaluka mzigadyi; maramara togola kuzigwa!Stop being a blamer; sometimes accept being blamed!
mzigira (wazigiradyi)NG11laggardSono utogole kugaluka mzigira, galuka wakwanza kila wakati!Don't accept being a laggard, be the first every time!See: kuzigira.2last one3one staying behind
mzigiriza(dyi) (wazigirizadyi)NG1accuserChaunga kummona mzigirizadyi.We need to see the accuser.See: kuzigiriza.
mzigirizwa (wazigirizwa)NG1accusedMzigirizwa ni yuhi hano?Who's the accused one here?See: kuzigirizwa.
mzigo (mizigo)NG21burdenWana ni mzigo.Kids are a burden.Mzigo wako ni mdodo; wadaha ukatwikika.Your burden is small; it can be put on your head.2load (heavy)Mzigo uno wazamizisa idi kareta.This load is making the wagon really heavy.Idi kareta dizamiziswa ni u mzigo.This wagon has been made really heavy by the load.Kila mtru abuma akenula mzigo.Everybody grunts when lifting a heavy load.3packageSihokera mzigo.I've received a package.U mzigo wiza.The package came.4luggageMzigo wangu si uno.Here is my luggage.5baggageNisinyiza mzigo wangu, nanikanye haluse vino.Watch my baggage for me, I'll be right back.
Mzigula (Wazigula)NG1KiziguanMzigula ni yuhi? (Arbow: 5)Who is a Kiziguan?Ni Mzigula.I'm a Kiziguan.Kila Mzigula ana rheri yake.Every Kiziguan has his or her clan.Ubezi na udala ni lema dya Mzigula. (Arbow)Lack of concentration and cheapness are abnormal for a Kiziguan.Asili ya Mzigula ni Tanzaniya. (Arbow: 5)The origin of a Kiziguan (= Kiziguans) is Tanzania.Mzigula mwe Somaliya nani mdibwa.A Kiziguan from Somalia was disturbed. = Kiziguans from Somalia were disturbed.The singular form is often used generically.
mzigwa (wazigwa)NG1accused (one)Kila icho nachidyamanyike he di shirika dino mzigwa ni miye.For everything that happens in this company, I'm (the one) accused.Mzigwa we zi mbuli zino nnyani?Who is the accused in these matters?See: kuzigwa.
mzi'iradyi (wazi'iradyi)NG1bullySehondo ni mzi'iradyi.Sehondo is a bully.See: kuzi'ira.
mziki (miziki)NG2musicWavina mbwani? -- Navina mziki.What are you dancing to? -- I'm dancing to music.Mziki uwo wongeze msondo!To that music add bass!Normally, the plural form is used if talking about more than one occasion of music.
Mzimbabwe (Wazimbabwe)NG1ZimbabweanSee: Zimbabwe.
mzimizadyi (wazimizadyi)NG11forgetful (one)Miye Mwaliko si mzimizadyi male.I, Mwaliko, am not forgetful at all.Bada ye adyali kagaluka mzimizadyi.After the accident she became forgetful.2forgetter
mzimu (mizimu)NG21ghostMzimu uno haukuonekana.This ghost is not visible.See: kuzimu.2whirlwindKwe milima kwinuka mzimu.On the mountains there is a whirlwind.3tornadoNyumba ibomoswa ni mzimu.The house has been brought down by a tornado.
mzimu (wazimu)1NG1ghostMlowadyi no MzimuFisherman and the Ghost (folktale)Siona mzimu nechiro kwe izi mbira.I saw a ghost last night at the cemetery.2NG1spiritTabiya zako zihutuka; kwani, una mzimu mo mwiri?Your behavior has changed; why, do you have a spirit in your body?3NPropMzimuMze Mzimu ana honde nyingi.Mr. Mzimu has a lot of farms.man's name
mzinda (mizinda)NG2belly (big and ugly)Sono udye hand zikukugalusa na mzinda!Don't eat foods that make you have a big belly!See: nda.
mzinga (mizinga)NG21hiveNna mzinga wa nyuchi kwangu.I have a hive of bees at my place.2weapon (heavy)Wananivokera, naniwavigitire mzinga; wose niyo watikinma.If they provoke me, I'll drop a bomb on them; then they'll all burn up.3artillarySinahishwa ni mbaulo, sifikiri ni mzinga.I was startled by thunder; I thought it was artillary.4nuclear weaponIse yawe haina mzinga hata umwenga.Their country doesn't have even one nuclear weapon.
mzinifu (wazinifu)NG11wrongdoerMogohe Mnungu wako; sono ugaluke mzinifu!Fear your God; don't be a wrongdoer!See: kuzini.2sinnerMzinifu hakugaluka ana kheri male maisha yake.A sinner doesn't have blessings at all in his or her life.
mzintru (mizintru)NG31human-like being Ausitule mwatontomoka, mwalaawa mzintu. (Arbow)When he uncorked it [= bottle], the inside fell out; there came out a human-like being.Yeye ni mzintru mkulu.He is a humongous human-like being.2dickheadMzintru dino dina mbwani?What does this dickhead have? = What is wrong with this dickhead.This cursing.
mziro (miziro)NG2bundleSetwika mziro wa miguwa nomwenye.I put a bundle of sugarcane(s) on my head by myself.Hamadi kanituira mkazangu mziro wake.Hamadi helped me unload my wife's bundle.Mziro uno huufungise vedi.This bundle, you haven't tightened it very well.mziro wa zengobundle of lumbermziro wa nkhunibundle of firewood