Lubwisi – English


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aba dem. those ones [9.2.3.5 - Demonstrative pronouns]
abʼomu kisaka See main entry: kisaka
agha dem. those ones [9.2.3.5 - Demonstrative pronouns]
ai̱ interj. Idiom. ow, ouch; cry expressing pain [2.5.6.1 - Pain], [3.5.6.5 - Cry, tear]
aka dem. that one [8.5 - Location], [9.5.1.6 - Spatial location of an event], [8.5.3 - Be at a place], [9.2.3.5 - Demonstrative pronouns], [8.5.1 - Here, there]
alukwela balukwela n. holy person [4.3.1 - Good, moral], [4.9.5.1 - Devout], [4.9.5.8 - Dedicate to religious use], [4.3.1.2 - Meet a standard], [4.9.5.6 - Religious purification], [8.3.7.3 - Perfect], [8.3.7.7 - Right, proper]
andi̱nga-ndi̱nga ya bwile adv. midnight [8.4.1.2.3 - Time of the day], [8.4.1.2.1 - Night]
ani̱ baani̱ interrog. who? [9.4.3.3 - Interrogative ], [9.2.3.4 - Question words], [9.2.3.2 - Indefinite pronouns]
asi̱li̱ asi̱li̱ n. culture; tradition; custom Syn:kighango, mu̱ghendi̱yo. [5.3.3 - Traditional clothing], [4.3.9 - Culture], [4.3 - Behavior], [3.5.4.6 - Verbal tradition], [4.3.9.1 - Custom]
ati conj. that; introduction to a quote, e.g., “he said that” Syn:ngu. [9.6.3.5 - Markers of identificational and explanatory clauses ]