Lugungu - English


b


baamu(Var. bo) pro. your, yours[9.2.3 - Pronouns]
baamwe(Var. be) pro. his; her, hers[9.2.3 - Pronouns]
baamyopro. their, theirs[9.2.3 - Pronouns]
baatwopro. their, theirs[9.2.3 - Pronouns]
baazyo(Var. baazo) pro. their, theirs[9.2.3 - Pronouns]
bevar. of baamwe
beikirizamwikirizan. congregation[4.2.1.5 - Meeting, assembly], [4.2.1.7 - Crowd, group], [4.2.1 - Come together, form a group], [7.5.1 - Gather], [4.2.1.3 - Meet together]
beirabainterj. please[9.6.3.8 - Honorifics ], [3.3.2 - Request], [3.3.4 - Ask permission], [9.6.3.3 - Prompters of attention ], [9.4.3.2 - Hortative]
bei̱var. of bange
bei̱tu̱conj. but; nevertheless; however[9.6.2.9 - Concession], [9.6.1.5 - But], [9.6.1.5.1 - Except], [9.6.3.1 - Markers of transition ], [9.2.5.1 - Phrase conjunctions], [9.2.5 - Conjunctions]
beenyu̱pro. your, yours (for 2 or more people)[9.2.3 - Pronouns]
beetu̱pro. our, ours[9.2.3 - Pronouns]
bibemben. leprosy; infectious disease that causes painful white areas on the skin and can destroy nerves and fleshSyn:bihaga. [2.5.2.2 - Skin disease]
bibidem. these ones[9.2.3.5 - Demonstrative pronouns]
bibiri bya kasatunum. two thirds[8.1.1.6 - Fraction], [8.1.6.1 - Part]
bibbaaken. fermented cassava or cassava and maize flour used for preparing alcohol[5.2.3.7.1 - Alcohol preparation]
bicokon. Metaphor.craving, desire; extreme anxiety to do s.t. Syn:lwaga, bijogomeera, rwanju, meero, murusi, nyoota, ijani, kihika, mu̱koi̱jo, iroho. [3.3.1.8 - Lust], [4.3.1.5.1 - Impatient], [3.3 - Want]
bicuucuukekicuucuuken. rubbish, trash, garbage; things that have no value that s.b. sweeps from a house, courtyard, etc. and gathers them and burns themSyn:bisasiro. [8.3.7.8.3 - Garbage]
bicweka bya nsoni̱ See main entry: nsoni̱
bicwocwokicwocwon. reservations; mixed feelings[9.4.4.6 - Unsure], [3.2.5.3 - Doubt], [3.4 - Emotion]
bidyokidyon. food; things that people or animals eat[5.2 - Food]
bidyo bya muzizo See main entry: bidyo
bigaalikigaalin. larger crack than ‘nkyakya’ that forms on a heel from which blood can ooze especially during the time of the ‘ndaawe’ windSyn:bi̱si̱ka. [2.5.2.2 - Skin disease], [7.8.2 - Crack]
biguunan. scalp infection; disease the head and makes the upper layer of skin peel off like scales[2.5.2.2 - Skin disease], [2.5.2 - Disease], [2.1.1 - Head]
bigwokigwon. wrestling; game of holding s.b. and strongly struggle with him, so that you throw or pin him on the ground[4.2.6.2 - Sports]