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nyantapara mukyenu See main entry: mukyenu
Nyanzi̱gen. name of a person[9.7.1.1 - Personal names]
nyaabyongomanyaabyongon. turtle; reptile with a shell on its body like a tortoise, lives in water and pulls its head, feet and tail into its shell when in dangerSyn:geeri. Chelonia mydas [1.6.1.3.3 - Turtle]
nyaaki̱mwei̱banyaaki̱mwei̱n. only son[8.1.1.1.1 - One], [4.1.6.3 - Alone], [4.4.2.5 - Separate, alone], [9.2.3.6 - Personally], [8.1.5.7 - Only]
Nyaalokoli̱banyaalokoli̱n. name of a clan[9.7.1.3 - Clan names]
nyaalokoli̱banyaalokoli̱n. grass sp. that resembles what is called ‘mwaru’ except that it has small black sharp points and it mostly grows in dry areas[1.5.3 - Grass, herb, vine]
nyaanimanyaanin. arrow; thin stick or metal with a sharp point at one end that is shot from a bow[4.8.3.7 - Weapon, shoot]
nyenzenyenzen. cockroach; large brown insect with wings, that stays in houses, esp. in darkness and in dirty places[1.6.1.7 - Insect]
nyeerabyan. behavioural code, principles, values; the way that s.b. behaves, esp. towards other people[8.3.5.1 - Nature, character], [4 - Social behavior], [3.1.1 - Personality], [4.3 - Behavior], [4.3.1.4 - Reputation]
nyeetwalan. personality, habits, behaviour, conduct; the way s.b. livesSyn:ngesu, nzicala, kikorwa. [3.2.8 - Tendency], [8.3.5.1 - Nature, character], [4 - Social behavior], [4.3.9.2 - Habit], [3.1.1 - Personality], [4.3 - Behavior], [4.3.1.4 - Reputation], [4.3.9.1 - Custom]
nyinawunyinawun. Taboo.uterus; female organ where a baby grows before it is born [2.1.8.4 - Female organs], [2.6.3.2 - Fetus]
nyineekabanyineekan. family head; usually a man who takes full charge of the affairs of a family[5.8 - Manage a house], [4.1.9 - Kinship]
nyi̱i̱nyanyi̱i̱nyan. large female ant, whitish, resembles a maggot with a small head, stays in the middle of an ant hill guarded by other ants as queen[1.6.1.7 - Insect]
nyondonyondon. hammer; tool used for hitting or pulling out nails[6.6.2.7 - Working with stone], [6.7.2 - Pounding tool], [6.6.2.3 - Working with metal], [6.6.3 - Working with wood]
nyotanyotan. rank badge; small piece of metal that an army officer puts on the shoulders of his uniform to show honour[4.6.6.1 - Police], [4.5.6 - Status], [4.5.6.1 - High status], [4.1.4.1 - Social class], [4.8.3.6 - Military organization]
nyoobo(Var. nyooya) nyoobon. type of sauce prepared from beans and maize fried together[5.2.3.4 - Prepared food]
nyootanyootan. 1thirst; the feeling of needing or wanting a drink Syn:lwaga, bijogomeera, rwanju, meero, murusi, ijani, kihika, mu̱koi̱jo, iroho, bicoko. [5.2.2.5 - Hungry, thirsty], [3.3 - Want] 2Metaphor. craving, appetite, desire; excessive need for s.t. [4.3.1.5.1 - Impatient], [3.3 - Want]
nyooyavar. of nyoobo
nyugutanyugutan. letter, character, grapheme; written or printed symbol representing a sound used in speech, the letters of the alphabet[9 - Grammar], [3.5.7.1 - Write]
nyunze(Var. njunze) nyunzen. jigger; round white insect, without wings, that is in rubbish and catches people, esp. in the feet or in the toes[1.6.1.7 - Insect]
nyu̱mbamanyu̱mban. house; building in which people live [6.5.1.1 - House], [6.5.1.2 - Types of houses]
nyu̱ngu̱nyu̱ngu̱n. pipe; curved hollow object that people use for smoking tobacco[5.2.4 - Tobacco]
nyu̱nyu̱u̱zi̱nyu̱nyu̱u̱zi̱n. star; celestial body that burns emitting light seen at night[1.1.1.2 - Star]
nywankei(Var. nywankeenya) pro. yourselves[9.2.3.1 - Reflexive pronouns]