Lugungu - English



b̯ugesugesu(Var. gagesu) n. bad discipline[4.3.1.2.1 - Below standard], [4.7.7 - Punish], [4.5.3.3 - Discipline, train], [4.3.8 - Change behavior]
b̯ugingon. death; event of dying or departure from lifeSyn:rufu. [2.6.6 - Die]
b̯ugolen. marriage party, ceremony; part of a marriage that is arranged on the wedding day[2.6.1.2 - Wedding], [2.6.1 - Marriage]
b̯ugumban. barrenness; state of a woman not able to give birth[2.6.3.8 - Fertile, infertile]
b̯ugwagwan. 1nuisance; rough self regard due to doing and talking unwise thingsSyn:kifaafa. [4.3.1.3.1 - Immature in behavior], [3.4.2.3.1 - Annoyed], [3.3.1.7 - Stubborn] 2carelessness, trait of lacking a sense of responsibility and not feeling accountable for your actionsSyn:b̯u̱hab̯u̱, b̯utafayo, b̯utaganya. [3.4.1.4.5 - Indifferent], [6.1.2.4.1 - Careless, irresponsible], [4.3.5.4 - Unreliable], [3.1.2.4 - Ignore], [4.3.3.2 - Not care] 3hopelessness[3.2.7.2 - Hopeless]
b̯ugwembegwemben. shame; feeling of guilt, embarrassment that s.b. has when he knows that s.t. he has done is wrong or stupidSyn:nsoni̱. [3.4.2.2.1 - Ashamed], [3.4.2.2 - Sorry], [3.4.2.2.2 - Embarrassed]
b̯ugwenyukagwenyu Alur n. itchy skin rash that s.b. develops, esp. around the fingers, the elbows and on the buttocks, e.g. scabiesSyn:b̯ulehe. [2.5.2.2 - Skin disease], [2.5.6 - Symptom of disease]
b̯ugweten. inherited headship; leadership that is given to s.b. after his father’s death[2.6.6.7 - Inherit]
b̯uhangwan. 1nature, creation; everything in the world that has been created[1 - Universe, creation], [1.7 - Nature, environment] 2culture, customs; how people who are related by language, clan, etc. live their lifeSyn:nzicala. [5.3.3 - Traditional clothing], [4.3.9 - Culture], [4.3 - Behavior], [3.5.4.6 - Verbal tradition], [4.3.9.1 - Custom]
b̯uhe-b̯uheadv. truthfully[3.5.1.3.1 - Tell the truth], [3.5.1.3.5 - Real], [3.6.5 - Correct], [3.5.1.3 - True], [9.4.4.1 - Certainly, definitely]
b̯uheerezan. service; agency that performs an activity that the public needs[4.5.4.3 - Serve]
b̯uhookin. honey; thick sticky substance produced by bees that is sweet like sugarSyn:manyondo. [5.2.3.2 - Food from animals], [6.4.4 - Beekeeping]
b̯uhoolen. naughtiness, disobedience; bad behaviour of not respecting people, not listening to the elderly, not obeying the rules, etc.Syn:kyejo, kati̱gi̱, b̯u̱jeemu̱, b̯u̱ku̱ngu̱u̱ni̱, b̯u̱teegwa. [4.5.4.2 - Disobey], [4.5.4.6 - Rebel against authority], [3.3.1.7 - Stubborn]
b̯uhuhun. 1lightweight state[8.2.9.2 - Light in weight] 2easiness, simpleness; lack of difficulty that makes s.t. easy to be done[7.5.8 - Simple, complicated], [6.1.3.1 - Easy, possible]
b̯uhuluka lyobaadv. east[8.5.2 - Direction], [8.5.2.8 - North, south, east, west]
b̯uhungan. maize flour; fine powdery foodstuff obtained by grinding maize[5.2.3.1.1 - Food from seeds], [5.2.3.3 - Cooking ingredients], [6.2.1.1.3 - Growing maize], [6.2.6.2 - Mill grain], [5.2.1.2.3 - Grind flour]
b̯uhuta(Var. kihuta) n. injury, wound, harm; pain on s.b. or an animal’s body, esp. due to an accident[2.5.6.1 - Pain], [4.4.2.6 - Suffer], [2.5.3 - Injure]
b̯uhuurun. 1weakness; lack of strength, power or determinationSyn:b̯uceke. [8.2.3.3 - Thin person], [2.4.2 - Weak], [2.4.4 - Tired], [2.4 - Body condition] 2state of a man being single[2.6.1.3 - Unmarried]
b̯uhyon. warmth, pleasant heat; that is warm, but not hot or coldSyn:b̯u̱tagatu̱. [8.3.4 - Hot], [5.5.5 - What fires produce]
b̯ujunaanizib̯wan. responsibility; duty of taking care of and being responsible for s.t.[4.7.6.3 - Fault], [4.5.3.4 - Appoint, delegate], [9.4.3.2 - Hortative]
b̯ujunen. sorrow, torment; any feeling of great sadness because s.t. very bad has happened[4.4.2 - Trouble], [3.4.2.1 - Sad], [2.5.6.1 - Pain], [4.4.2.6 - Suffer], [3.4.2.1.6 - Upset], [2.6.6.4 - Mourn]
b̯ujwahen. fatigue[2.4.4 - Tired]
b̯ukabbulusungun. hostility, harshness, cruelty; behaviour that shows no respect for others. esp. rude talking[4.8.1 - Hostility], [3.4.2.3 - Angry], [4.8.2 - Fight], [4.3.3.1 - Hate, ill will], [4.8.2.3 - Attack], [4.3.4.9 - Cruel], [4.8.2.8 - Violent], [4.3.1.5.2 - Bad-tempered], [4.7.9.6 - Oppress], [4.7.9.5 - Act harshly], [3.3.3.8 - Threaten], [4.1.6.1 - Unfriendly], [4.8 - Conflict]
b̯ukaman. 1kinship, governance, rule; state of being in a position of leadership in order to control a countrySyn:b̯ufugwa, b̯u̱lemi̱. [6.9.1 - Management], [4.5.3 - Exercise authority], [4.5.1 - Person in authority], [4.6 - Government], [4.5 - Authority], [4.5.2 - Have authority], [4.6.5 - Subjugate], [4.5.3.1 - Lead], [4.6.3.1 - Governing body], [4.6.4 - Rule] 2kingdom; empire[4.6 - Government], [4.6.1 - Ruler], [4.6.7.1 - Country], [4.6.1.1 - King\'s family]
b̯ukama b̯wa hakati̱ See main entry: b̯ukama