Lugungu – English


ibangebeibangen. my husband; what a married woman calls the man who married her[ - Husband, wife]
ibangumabangun. hump; fleshy back part of an animal body, a little bit raised, that is between the neck and the back[ - Birth defect], [ - Convex], [1.6.2 - Parts of an animal]
ibanzamabanzan. debt, credit; money that you owe s.b. or that s.b. owes you[6.8.5 - Borrow], [ - Owe], [ - Credit], [ - Give pledge, bond]
ibaramabaran. name; word by which a person, animal, place or thing is called[9.7 - Name], [9.7.2 - Name of a place], [9.7.1 - Name of a person], [9.7.3 - Name of a thing]
ibaawe(Var. i̱ba) beibaawen. husband; the man that a woman is married to[ - Husband, wife]
ibegamabegan. shoulder; part of the body at the top of the arm where the neck begins[2.1.2 - Torso], [ - Arm]
ibingomabingon. elephant grass; the tallest grass, with joints, resembles water reeds and is used as reeds in building[1.5.3 - Grass, herb, vine]
ibirinum. two[ - Cardinal numbers], [ - Two]
ibiikiro(Var. b̯ubiikiro) mabiikiron. 1cupboard, cabinet; household furniture item made of timber or metal with doors, drawers or shelves used for storing or displaying things[5.1.1 - Furniture], [ - Cabinet] 2storeroom[ - Store wealth], [ - Store, marketplace], [ - Room], [ - Cabinet]
ibiikiro lya nsimbi See main entry: ibiikiro
ibiirimabiirin. breast; soft flesh that is on a woman’s chest, produces milk when she has had a baby and has a nipple[ - Female organs], [2.1.2 - Torso]
ibyaliromabyaliron. maternity ward[ - Hospital], [2.6.3 - Birth]
ib̯umban. clay; sticky soil that is mixed with water and used for mudding, making pots or for brick-layingSyn:nombi. [ - Soil, dirt], [ - Working with bricks], [ - Working with clay], [6.5.3 - Building materials]
ibbangan. blood; red liquid that flows through the body tissues of man and animalsSyn:musaahi. [2.2.5 - Bleed, blood]
ibbanga li̱ju̱u̱bye See main entry: ibbanga
ibbangukiromabbangukiron. corner; part of s.t. where two or more sides, lines or edges join, e.g., where two streets joinSyn:koona. [8.6 - Parts of things], [8.6.6 - Edge]
ibbaatimabbaatin. corrugated iron sheet; flat metal with a series of folds used for roofing houses[ - Metal], [ - Working with metal], [6.5.3 - Building materials], [ - Roof]
ibbolomabbolon. Taboo.penis; part on the body of a male used for urinating and sexual reproduction Syn:mu̱bbe. [ - Male organs]
icakubeicakun. glutton; s.b. who eats too muchSyn:mu̱di̱, ruhuura. [ - Manner of eating], [ - Lack self-control]
icuhin. vegetable sauce made from the leaves of cowpeas[ - Food from vegetables], [ - Food from leaves], [ - Prepared food]
icuucun. dust; very fine powder of soil that floats in air when the wind is blowing[ - Soil, dirt]
idamadan. louse; small white or black insect, without wings that stays in clothes or s.b.’s hair, and bites sucking blood[ - Insect]
idaaramadaaran. 1rank; line of positions in a job from down to up or level in the hierarchy of administration[4.5.6 - Status], [ - Low status], [ - High status], [9.3.1 - Degree], [ - Social class], [8.2.8 - Measure] 2stage in a process[ - Part], [6.1.2 - Method] 3level; relative position in a graded groupSyn:mu̱lembe, lulengu, mu̱ti̱ndo. [4.5.6 - Status], [ - Low status], [ - High status], [9.3.1 - Degree], [ - Social class], [8.2.8 - Measure] 4step; part of a stairway[ - Floor, story]
madaaran. ladder[6.7 - Tool], [ - Floor, story], [ - Move up]
idulun. disobedience, esp. by a male[ - Disobey], [ - Brave], [ - Rebel against authority], [ - Stubborn]
igambiromagambiron. sitting room, great room, lounge; room where people sit to discuss issues[6.5.2 - Parts of a building], [ - Room]