Lubwisi - English


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ngano ngano n. wheat [5.2.3.1.1 - Food from seeds], [1.5.3 - Grass, herb, vine]
ngege ngege n. Tilapia fish sp. [1.6.1.5 - Fish]
ngeleki̱ ngeleki̱ n. parcel [7.3.7.2 - Wrap], [7.5.4 - Tie], [8.1.3.3 - Group of things]
ngʼendindi adv. immediately Syn:endindi, kitu, naho-naho. [8.4.6.4.4 - Immediately], [8.4.8.3 - Sudden]
ngeso ngeso n. behaviour; conduct; character; nature of s.b. Syn:buhanguwa. [8.3.5.1 - Nature, character], [4 - Social behavior], [3.1.1 - Personality], [4.3 - Behavior], [4.3.1.4 - Reputation]
kutaba na ngeso v. be impolite, rude [4.3.7.1 - Impolite]
ngilaghilo ngilaghilo n. blade-like needle used for making small baskets [6.6.4.2 - Weaving baskets and mats], [6.6.1 - Working with cloth], [6.6.1.4 - Weaving cloth], [6.6.1.3 - Knitting]
ngi̱ghu̱ ngi̱ghu̱ n. enemy Syn:munanjighuwa. [4.8.2.9 - Enemy]
ngogha ngogha n. injury [2.5.6.1 - Pain], [4.4.2.6 - Suffer], [2.5.3 - Injure]
ngoku adv. since; as Ngoku ataabaaghoho muntu onji ngaye kyaleka aafooka mukama. Since there was nobody like him, he became the king. [9.6.2.3 - Relations involving correspondences], [8.4.6.1.5 - Since, from]
ngoma ngoma n. drum [4.2.3.5 - Musical instrument]
ngombo ngombo n. wooden tool for reaping [6.2.8 - Agricultural tool], [6.7.1 - Cutting tool]
ngongha ngongha n. wound made by cutting [2.5.3 - Injure]
ngonji̱ ngonji̱ n. love [3.4.1.1.1 - Enjoy doing something], [3.4.1.1 - Like, love], [4.3.3 - Love]
ngoye ngoye n. clothing [5.3 - Clothing]
ngu conj. that Syn:ati. [9.6.3.5 - Markers of identificational and explanatory clauses ]
ngughuma n. mercy; grace; sympathy [4.3.1 - Good, moral], [6.8.3.2 - Generous], [4.4.4.1 - Mercy], [4.3.4 - Do good to], [4.4.4.2 - Show sympathy, support], [4.3.4.4 - Altruistic, selfless]
nguli₁ nguli n. barn, granary [5.2.1.4 - Food storage], [6.2.6.4 - Store the harvest], [6.5.1 - Building]
nguli₂ conj. if Nguli aabaagho nte yee tayangu̱bu̱li̱ye. If he had been there his cow would not get lost. [9.6.2.8 - Condition]
ngumba ngumba n. barren woman [2.6.3.8 - Fertile, infertile]
ngunga-gunge adv. one by one [8.1.1.1.1 - One], [4.1.6.3 - Alone], [4.4.2.5 - Separate, alone], [9.2.3.6 - Personally], [8.1.5.7 - Only]
nguwe nguwe n. leopard [1.6.1.1.2 - Carnivore]
ngu̱ji̱ ngu̱ji̱ n. bribery; corruption; cheating Syn:etima. [4.3.5.1 - Dishonest], [6.8.9 - Dishonest financial practices], [6.8.9.5 - Bribe], [4.3.5.5 - Deceive], [6.8.9.2 - Cheat]
ngu̱ko ngu̱ko n. honour [8.3.8.2 - Glory], [4.5.5 - Honor], [4.3.2 - Admire someone], [3.5.1.7 - Praise], [4.5.6.1 - High status], [4.3.1.4 - Reputation]
ngu̱lo ngu̱lo n. black and red bird sp. [1.6.1.2 - Bird]
ngu̱ma ngu̱ma n. Taboo. foetus [2.6.3.2 - Fetus]