Lugungu – English


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tab̯u-tab̯uadj. unstable; being in a state of instability[9.4.4.6 - Unsure], [3.1.2.3 - Attention], [3.2.5.8 - Change your mind], [4.3.5.4 - Unreliable]
tabbutabbu Kiswahili n. danger; situation that can injure, destroy or killSyn:kabi, b̯u̱lemeseni̱a. [4.4.2.2 - Danger]
tai̱matai̱ English n. tie; long narrow piece of fabric worn around the neck, esp. by men, with a knot in frontSyn:munigo. [5.3.1 - Men\'s clothing]
tai̱pu̱matai̱pu̱ English n. typewriter; machine that produces writing similar to print with keys that you press to make metal letters or signs hit on a piece of paper through a strip of fabric covered with ink[3.5.7.1 - Write], [6.6.8 - Working with machines]
takisimatakisi English n. taxi; small car or van that does public transport and is licensed to carry 14 passengers onlySyn:kamunye. [7.2.4.1.1 - Vehicle]
talanta English n. talent; natural ability to do s.t. wellSyn:kisembu. [9.4.2.1 - Can], [6.1.1.1 - Expert]
tama Kiswahili n. greed; strong desire for more wealth, possessions, power, food, etc. than a person needsSyn:mu̱ru̱ru̱. [3.3.1.8 - Lust], [6.8.2.5 - Greedy]
tamaamutamaamun. salute; action of raising your right hand to the side of your head and stamping your right foot as a sign of respect, especially between soldiers and officers [4.5.5 - Honor], [3.5.1.4.3 - Greet], [7.1.9 - Move a part of the body]
kukuuta tamaamuv. Idiom.salute [4.5.5 - Honor], [3.5.1.4.3 - Greet], [7.1.9 - Move a part of the body]
tandaarwa₁tandaarwan. veranda; open front and a roof, built onto the side of a house on the ground floorSyn:bbaraza. [6.5.2 - Parts of a building], [6.5.2.1 - Wall], [6.5.2.7 - Room], [6.5.1 - Building]
tandaarwa₂tandaarwan. mosquito net[5.1.1.3 - Bed], [1.6.1.7 - Insect]
tanu̱u̱ru̱tanu̱u̱ru̱n. brick stack; well arranged heap of bricks[6.6.2.7 - Working with stone], [6.6.2.8 - Working with bricks], [6.6.2.4 - Working with clay], [6.5.3 - Building materials], [6.5 - Working with buildings]
tarutarun. unsteadiness, situation of being unsettled; always changing places because of being busy on various activities[6.1.2.3.3 - Busy], [3.4.2.4.1 - Worried]
tawu̱lomatawu̱lo English n. towel; piece of cloth that s.b. uses for drying after bathing[5.6.2 - Bathe]
tawu̱ni̱tawu̱ni̱ English n. town; larger place than a village with many houses, shops or stores, where people live and workSyn:rub̯uga. [4.6.7.2 - City]
taabataaba English n. tobacco; cash crop from which tobacco leaves are obtained for making cigarettes or for smoking in a pipeSyn:simonko, kabbanga. [6.2.1.5.2 - Growing tobacco], [5.2.4 - Tobacco]
taadiikoadv. across; from one side to the other side of s.t., esp. when the distance across is relatively smallSyn:nseeri̱. [8.5.1.6 - Across], [7.2.3.5 - Move past, over, through]
taagumataagun. pancreas; organ near the stomach with a leaf like structure that produces a liquid that helps to digest food[2.1.8 - Internal organs], [5.2.3.2.1 - Meat], [2.1.8.2 - Stomach], [1.6.2 - Parts of an animal]
taamutaamu English n. term of schoolSyn:lusomo. [8.4.1.5 - Season], [8.4.1 - Period of time], [3.6.2 - School], [8.4.1.1 - Calendar]
taapu₁adv. exactly; used to emphasize that s.t. is correct in every way or in every detail[8.1.5.8 - Exact]
taapu₂taapu English n. tap; faucet[6.6.7.1 - Plumber]
taaramataaran. lamp; household property, metallic with a glass that uses paraffin to give light[8.3.3.1.1 - Light source]
teetei̱?interrog. how?[9.2.3.4 - Question words], [9.5.1.4 - Way, manner], [6.1.2 - Method]
ti̱ki̱ti̱mati̱ki̱ti̱ English n. ticket; printed piece of paper that gives the right to travel on a particular bus, train, etc. or to go into a theatre, etc.[6.8.4.5 - Pay], [3.5.9.4 - Movie], [4.7.7.2 - Fine]
ti̱ndoti̱ndon. punch; poking tool[6.7.1.1 - Poking tool]