Lubwisi - English


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ngbangba ngbangba n. drum stand [4.2.3.5 - Musical instrument]
ngbi̱ndi̱ ngbi̱ndi̱ n. finger catapult Syn:mu̱jeledhi̱. [6.4.3 - Hunting birds], [4.8.3.7 - Weapon, shoot]
ngbo ngbo n. size [8.2 - Big], [8.2.1 - Small], [8.2.7 - Fit, size], [8.2.8 - Measure]
ngbongbou̱ bangbongbou̱ n. boss Syn:mu̱fu̱gi̱, mu̱hi̱ki̱li̱, mukama. [6.9.2 - Work for someone], [4.5.1 - Person in authority]
ni conj. is [9.1.1 - Be]
ninga ninga n. Green pigeon; bird sp. that lives in the bush [1.6.1.2 - Bird]
niibuwo adv. just now Mukali̱ niibuwo aasoma kitabo. The woman is just now reading a book. Syn:endindi. [8.4.6.3.1 - Now]
niikuwo conj. then; so that Nkwisa niikuwo tuhanuule hamui. I will come so that we can talk together. [8.4.5.1 - Order, sequence], [9.6.2.7 - Purpose ], [8.4.5 - Relative time], [9.6.2.6 - Result], [9.6.3.1 - Markers of transition ], [9.2.5.3 - Sentence conjunctions], [8.4.5.2.1 - After]
njala n. hunger; starvation [5.2.2.5 - Hungry, thirsty], [2.5.2.1 - Malnutrition, starvation]
njemiilila njemiilila n. level; standard; status Njemiilila yee mu bya sente teesemeeye. His financial standard is not good. [4.5.6 - Status], [4.5.6.2 - Low status], [4.5.6.1 - High status], [9.3.1 - Degree], [4.1.4.1 - Social class], [8.2.8 - Measure]
njemu njemu n. opium; narcotic [5.2.5 - Narcotic], [5.2.4 - Tobacco]
njighe njighe n. locust [5.2.3.2 - Food from animals], [1.6.1.7 - Insect]
njikala njikala n. situation; condition Syn:mbeela, mulingo. [8.3.5.1 - Nature, character], [9.1.3.2 - Situation], [8.3 - Quality], [8 - States], [9.6.2.8 - Condition]
njila njila n. route Syn:kihanda kya makutu. [7.2.4.6 - Way, route]
njilanguwa njilanguwa n. 1adoption [4.1.9.6 - Adopt] 2illegitimate child Syn:nganda, kitwekano. [4.1.9.5 - Illegitimate child]
njoghu̱ njoghu̱ n. elephant [1.6.1.1.3 - Hoofed animals]
njoka njoka n. snake; limbless, scaly, elongate reptile that is often venomous [1.6.1.3.1 - Snake]
njoko banjoko n. mother Syn:maaha. [4.1.9.1.2 - Father, mother]
njoko byala banjoko byala n. mother of husband, mother-in-law [4.1.9.1.2 - Father, mother], [4.1.9.2.2 - In-law]
njoko byala See main entry: njoko
njombi̱ (Var. kayombi̱) njombi̱ n. bag carried under the arm [6.7.7.1 - Bag], [6.7.3 - Carrying tool]
njooka njooka n. appearance [8.3.1 - Shape], [2.3.1.8 - Appearance], [9.4.4.6.3 - Seem], [8.3.5.4 - Pattern, model], [8 - States], [8.3.5.2.2 - Like, similar]
njunja njunja n. jigger [1.6.1.7 - Insect]
nkai̱na nkai̱na n. horse, donkey; animal that can be ridden [6.3.1 - Domesticated animal], [1.6.1.1.3 - Hoofed animals], [6.3.1.7 - Beast of burden]
nkai̱to nkai̱to n. shoe [5.3.2 - Women's clothing], [5.3.1 - Men's clothing]
nkali nkali n. Taboo. urine [2.2.7 - Urinate, urine]