Lugungu – English


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ma makabama makan. mother, housewife, female family head; woman who is in charge of all the affairs of a family and a mother to the children of a home[4.1.9.1.2 - Father, mother], [5.8 - Manage a house], [4.1.9 - Kinship]
Mabaalen. name of a place[9.7.2 - Name of a place]
mabaalen. infection; disease in which a large area is infected and swollen which mostly attacks areas with strong muscles, e.g., a leg, thigh, arm or chest[2.5.2 - Disease]
mabi̱n. faeces; solid waste materials that s.b. defecates[2.2.8 - Defecate, feces]
mabyan. testicular hernia; disease that makes the testicles swell[2.5.6.3 - Swell], [2.1.8.3 - Male organs], [2.5.2 - Disease]
mab̯ugon. funeral gift; things such food, money, etc. that people bring at a funeral to help the bereaved people[2.6.6.3 - Funeral], [4.4.4.2 - Show sympathy, support], [6.8.3.1 - Give, donate], [2.6.6.5 - Bury]
mabbu̱u̱ni̱n. fish overnight; where you spend a night in the water and return the following morning[6.4.5 - Fishing]
mabbwan. lyrics; words uttered in singing a song that give the information contained in the song[4.2.3.1 - Compose music], [4.2.3.3 - Sing]
macati̱n. decorations; s.t. that makes another thing look more attractive[8.3.8 - Decorated], [5.4 - Adornment], [2.3.1.8 - Appearance], [5.1.2 - Household decoration], [2.3.1.8.1 - Beautiful]
macunden. decomposed, fermented milk that is prepared in a gourd in which there are no solid particles or butter[5.2.3.2.2 - Milk products]
macwi̱n. chest pain; sickness of the chest and coughing that normally comes during cold weather[2.1.2 - Torso], [2.5.2 - Disease]
madarabamadaran. dunce, fool; dense, stupid, dull person who does or says things without senseSyn:mudoma, mwicate, mbuda, mu̱pu̱u̱ti̱. [3.2.1.4 - Stupid]
madaara See main entry: idaara
magalin. middle part of a lake far from the shore[1.3.1.1 - Ocean, lake]
magaru̱n. pliers[6.7.6 - Holding tool]
magelemuadj. upside down; a way of lying on the back part of the body while facing up[7.3.5 - Turn something], [8.3.1.4.1 - Vertical]
ku̱gwa magelemuv. overturn[7.3.5 - Turn something], [7.2.2.5.1 - Fall], [8.3.1.4.1 - Vertical]
magendon. black market goods; smuggled goods; contraband[6.8.9.6 - Smuggle]
magezi̱n. wisdom, knowledge, understanding, sense, logic; quality in s.b. that makes them do the correct thing or give proper advice[4.3.1.3 - Mature in behavior], [3.2.1.3 - Intelligent], [3.2.1.5 - Logical], [4.3.5.3 - Reliable], [6.1.1.1 - Expert], [3.2.4 - Understand], [4.3.1.3.2 - Sensible]
magezi̱gezi̱n. hypocrisy, deceitfulness; immoral character trait of pretending to have qualities, abilities, etc. that one does not really have in order to deceive others[4.3.5.1 - Dishonest], [4.3.5.6 - Hypocrite], [3.5.1.3.2 - Tell a lie], [4.3.5.5 - Deceive]
magiran. kind of sticky sauce made from beans or bambara nuts from which the outer coatings have been removed[5.2.3.4 - Prepared food]
magi̱za(Var. mi̱gi̱za) mu̱gi̱zan. eggs of a fish[1.6.2.3 - Parts of a fish]
magobaigoban. profit; money that a trader remains with after deducting the cost price from the selling price[6.8.2.2 - Make profit], [6.8.2.7 - Earn]
magosiigosin. testes; part of the body below the penis, with two testicles that produce sperm and are enclosed in a bag of skin[2.1.8.3 - Male organs]
mahanun. magic, miracle, supernatural event; s.t. that happens in a very unusual way, is unexpected, or that was thought impossible.[3.4.1.3 - Surprise], [4.9.4 - Miracle, supernatural power]
mahasa Runyoro n. twins, of humans[8.1.1.1.2 - Two], [2.6.3.7 - Multiple births]