Browse

There are three ways you can browse the Lugungu dictionary ...

 

Browse from Lugungu

Browse from English

Browse by Categories

Browse Lugungu - English

l


lu̱gei̱ngei̱n. cane, walking stick; hard piece of wood with joints that is used for making chairs or that people use for walking with[7.2.1.5 - Walk with difficulty], [2.5.4 - Disabled]
lu̱gi̱i̱si̱ri̱ngi̱i̱si̱ri̱n. intestine; part of the bowel with a towel like structure where the faeces collect[2.1.8 - Internal organs], [5.2.3.2.1 - Meat], [1.6.2 - Parts of an animal]
lu̱goyengoyen. cloth, linen; piece of material that is woven from the threads of cotton, etc.[6.6.1 - Working with cloth], [6.6.1.1 - Cloth]
lu̱goye lwa kulaalamu See main entry: lu̱goye
lu̱goye lwa nda See main entry: lu̱goye
lu̱hagi̱mpagi̱n. 1main central pole, post of wood inside a hut that supports the roof[6.5.2 - Parts of a building], [6.5.3 - Building materials], [7.3.4.6 - Support], [6.5.2.2 - Roof] 2spoke; radial piece that joins a wheel hub to its rim[7.2.4.1.1 - Vehicle]
lu̱hoi̱zampoi̱zan. trap; device made of a thread with many nooses that is used to catch birds such as guinea fowl, francolins, etc.[6.4.2 - Trap], [7.2.6.1 - Catch, capture], [6.4.3 - Hunting birds]
lu̱jegerenjegeren. chain; a series of connected metal rings, used for pulling or fastening things, e.g., a bicycle chain[7.5.2 - Join, attach], [4.7.7.3 - Imprison], [7.2.4.1.1 - Vehicle], [6.7.8 - Parts of tools], [6.7.5 - Fastening tool], [7.5.4.1 - Rope, string]
lu̱kembenkemben. semi-circular musical instrument with a wooden handle and a string of wires that are hit to produce sound[4.2.3.2 - Play music], [4.2.3.5 - Musical instrument]
lu̱ki̱zi̱nki̱zi̱n. spinal cord[2.1.6 - Bone, joint], [2.1.8 - Internal organs]
lu̱kodohi̱ See main entry: mu̱kodohi̱
lu̱kondi̱nkondi̱n. tall grass sp. that mostly grows along river banks with the upper hair that is used as house brooms[1.5.3 - Grass, herb, vine]
lu̱koni̱₁nkoni̱n. part of the head, near the neck, that is slightly pointed[2.1.6 - Bone, joint], [2.1.1 - Head]
lu̱kosi̱nkosi̱n. umbilical cord; membranous duct that connects the foetus with the placenta[2.6.3.2 - Fetus]
lu̱ku̱nku̱ni̱nku̱nku̱ni̱n. 1tree ant; small brownish insect that resides in large groups on big tall trees and bites painfully[1.6.1.7 - Insect] 2chicken ant; very tiny brownish insect sp. that resides in chickens, cats, etc. and bites painfully[1.6.1.7 - Insect]
lu̱ku̱ru̱ku̱du̱u̱hanku̱ru̱ku̱du̱u̱han. insect sp. that resembles white ants that you sometime find upside down dancing and that mostly appears during the rainy season[1.6.1.7 - Insect]
lu̱kwanzi̱nkwanzi̱n. bead; part of a string of jewellery, worn by women, usually around the neck or the waist[5.4.1 - Jewelry]
lu̱kwi̱nkwi̱n. firewood; dry wood cut into pieces for burning[5.5.1 - Light a fire], [5.5.6 - Fuel]
lu̱lahi̱ndahi̱n. slap[4.8.2 - Fight], [4.8.2.3 - Attack], [7.7.1 - Hit]
lu̱li̱ki̱ndi̱ki̱n. root; part of a plant that is underground that absorbs water and minerals from the soilSyn:ikolo. [1.5.5 - Parts of a plant]
lu̱lwodem. that one[8.5 - Location], [9.5.1.6 - Spatial location of an event], [8.5.3 - Be at a place], [9.2.3.5 - Demonstrative pronouns], [8.5.1 - Here, there]
lu̱men. dew; water that forms on s.t. during the night due to extreme coldness[1.1.3.3 - Rain]
lu̱mwesyommwesyon. knife-like tool used for cutting hair, finger nails, etc.Syn:lumwab̯u. [2.1.5 - Hair], [5.4.7 - Care for the fingernails], [5.4.3.5 - Cut hair], [6.7.1 - Cutting tool]
lu̱myemmyen. Taboo.vagina; organ on the body of a female used for reproduction Syn:lumana, lusuli. [2.1.8.4 - Female organs]