Lubwisi - English


n


na conj. 1with [9.6.1.3 - Association], [9.5.2.2 - With, be with], [9.5.2.1 - Together], [9.5.3.3 - With (a patient)], [9.5.2.3 - With, do with someone], [8.4.5.2.2 - At the same time], [9.6.1.4 - Combinative relation] 2and Musa na Yohaana bakwete kughenda. Moses and John are going. Syn:kandi, ti̱. [9.2.5.2 - Clause conjunctions], [9.6.3.1 - Markers of transition ], [9.2.5.1 - Phrase conjunctions], [9.2.5.3 - Sentence conjunctions], [9.6.1.1 - And, also], [9.2.5 - Conjunctions]
nabalasani̱ nabalasani̱ n. colouring spice for tea [5.2.3.6 - Beverage], [5.2.3.3 - Cooking ingredients], [5.2.3.3.3 - Spice]
nahabweki conj. therefore Syn:kusa, kwesi, kiise. [9.6.2.6 - Result], [9.6.3.1 - Markers of transition ], [9.2.5.3 - Sentence conjunctions]
naho-naho adv. now, immediately, there and then Syn:ngʼendindi, endindi, kitu. [8.4.6.4.4 - Immediately], [8.4.6.3.1 - Now], [8.4.6.3 - Present]
nai̱jolo nai̱jolo n. slasher; slicer for cutting grass by hand [6.2.8 - Agricultural tool], [6.2.4.1 - Cut grass], [6.2.2.1 - Clear a field]
nakantu adv. never Taasi̱ye nakantu. He has not come. Syn:nsele. [9.4.6.1 - No, not], [8.4.6.6.6 - Never]
nakatagala banakatagala n. priest Syn:mwahule, mu̱hongi̱. [4.9.7.1 - Religious person]
nakati̱ adv. not yet [8.4.6.4.2 - Not yet]
namba namba English n. number Syn:muhendo, mulingo, mulundi, nsuula. [8.1.2 - Count], [8.1.1 - Number]
namuunu namuunu n. cooking bananas, ‘matooke’ [5.2.3.1.2 - Food from fruit], [6.2.1.4.2 - Growing bananas]
nanansi nanansi n. pineapple; low growing food crop, with leaves resembling aloe-vera, that bears very juicy yellow fruit having a rough skin [5.2.3.1.2 - Food from fruit], [1.5.3 - Grass, herb, vine]
nandiki conj. or else [9.2.5.2 - Clause conjunctions], [9.6.1.2 - Or, either], [9.2.5.1 - Phrase conjunctions], [9.6.2.8 - Condition], [9.2.5 - Conjunctions]
nanga conj. because Taakoli̱ye mu ofi̱i̱si̱ nanga mukali̱ we alwaye. He has not worked in the office because his wife is sick. [9.6.2.5 - Cause], [9.2.5.2 - Clause conjunctions], [9.6.3.1 - Markers of transition ], [9.2.5.3 - Sentence conjunctions]
nangaki adv. why? [9.4.3.3 - Interrogative ], [9.2.3.4 - Question words]
nanja nanja n. lake; ocean; sea [1.3.1.1 - Ocean, lake], [1.3.1 - Bodies of water]
kukolela haa nanja v. work at sea [6.6 - Occupation], [6.6.7.4 - Working in the sea]
nankabha conj. even so; even if [9.6.2.9 - Concession], [9.6.1.5 - But], [9.6.3 - Discourse markers], [9.6.2.8 - Condition], [9.2.5 - Conjunctions]
nansi banansi English n. nurse Syn:mu̱byali̱i̱si̱ya, dokita. [2.5.7 - Treat disease], [2.5.7.1 - Doctor, nurse]
naabukali conj. yet; even though; regardless of; all the while [9.6.2.9 - Concession], [9.6.1.5 - But], [9.6.3.1 - Markers of transition ], [9.6.3 - Discourse markers], [9.6.2.8 - Condition], [9.2.5 - Conjunctions]
ncenka ncenka n. broken pieces of rice [5.2.3.1.1 - Food from seeds], [6.2.6.2 - Mill grain], [1.5.3 - Grass, herb, vine]
ncuba ncuba n. mould for brick making [8.3.1 - Shape], [6.6.2.8 - Working with bricks], [6.6.2.4 - Working with clay]
ndaghaano ndaghaano n. promise; covenant; agreement; contract [3.5.1.9 - Promise], [4.7.5.7 - Take oath], [4.7.8.1 - Covenant], [3.3.2.1 - Agree to do something], [6.8.5.2 - Give pledge, bond], [4.7.8 - Legal contract], [3.2.5.4 - Agree with someone]
kuhenda ndaghaano v. break a contract [4.7.8.2 - Break a contract]
ndebelwamu ndebelwamu n. mirror [2.3.1.7 - Reflect, mirror]
ndege ndege n. air plane [7.2.4.3 - Fly]
kigyanilo kyʼendege bigyanilo byʼendeghe n. airstrip [7.2.4.3 - Fly]
ndele ndele n. flute Syn:nsengu. [4.2.3.5 - Musical instrument]
ndimo ndimo n. crop Syn:kilimuwa. [6.2.1 - Growing crops]