Lugungu - English



b̯ulimiriirwan. frugality; not wanting to use s.t. that you have, being economical, not willing to spend on anything, even if it is cheap[6.8.2.4 - Frugal]
b̯ulon. sleep; natural state of rest that makes s.b. asleep [7.1.3 - Lie down], [2.4.5 - Rest], [5.7.1 - Go to sleep], [5.7 - Sleep]
kutwalwa b̯ulobe taken by sleepv. Metaphor. fall asleep; be overtaken by sleep Syn:kwebbaka, kwi̱b̯wa b̯ulo. [7.1.3 - Lie down], [2.4.5 - Rest], [5.7.1 - Go to sleep], [2.4.4 - Tired], [5.7 - Sleep]
kwi̱b̯wa b̯ulov. Idiom. fall asleep; experience a sudden sleep Syn:kutwalwa b̯ulo, kwebbaka. [7.1.3 - Lie down], [2.4.5 - Rest], [5.7.1 - Go to sleep], [2.4.4 - Tired], [5.7 - Sleep]
b̯ulogon. traditional medicine that s.b. is made to swallow or is placed in his way so that he becomes a nuisance, encounters misfortune, or dies[2.5.3.2 - Poison], [4.9.4.1 - Sorcery]
b̯uloho-b̯ulohoadv. immediately, instantly; after an extremely short period of time[8.4.6.4.4 - Immediately], [8.4.8.1 - Quick], [8.4.8.3 - Sudden]
b̯ululun. bitterness; sour taste like the taste of a lemon[2.3.3 - Taste]
b̯uluusemab̯uluusen. large fish sp. with scales, with the body surface similar to that of a Yellowfish, rarely eaten and with an electric tail fin[1.6.1.5 - Fish]
b̯ulyon. reason, purpose; aim that makes you do s.t.Syn:nsonga. [9.6.2.7 - Purpose ], [3.3.1.1 - Purpose, goal], [9.6.2.5.1 - Reason]
b̯umadaran. 1stupidity; behaviour that shows a lack of thought or good judgement[3.2.1.4 - Stupid] 2dumbness; quality of being slow to learn, not clever or intelligentSyn:b̯udoma, b̯umbuda, b̯u̱pu̱u̱ti̱, b̯u̱si̱ru̱. [3.2.1.4 - Stupid]
b̯umalan. venom; poisonous liquid that some snakes, spiders, etc. produce and inject when biting[1.6.1.3.1 - Snake], [2.5.3.2 - Poison]
b̯umalaayan. 1Taboo.prostitution; sexual instability Syn:b̯u̱b̯u̱ngi̱, b̯wenzi̱, b̯urawarawa, kagulu, b̯u̱taaru̱u̱ki̱. [2.6.2.3 - Sexual immorality] 2Taboo. sexual lust [3.3.1.8 - Lust], [6.8.2.5 - Greedy]
b̯umanye₁n. relationship; state of being known to s.b.[4.1 - Relationships], [4.1.3 - Know someone], [9.6 - Connected with, related ]
b̯umanye₂n. expertise, skilfulness; vast experience and knowledge in doing s.t.Syn:b̯u̱ku̱gu̱, b̯usaaha. [3.2.3 - Know], [3.2.1.3 - Intelligent], [6.1.8 - Experienced], [6.1.1.1 - Expert]
b̯umbegan. 1snooping, sleuthing; act of spying[4.8.3.6.5 - Spy], [4.7.5.1 - Investigate a crime] 2investigation, probe; act of carefully examining the facts of a legal case, etc. to find out how it happened[3.2.2.3 - Evaluate, test], [3.5.1.5 - Ask], [3.2.2.7 - Willing to learn], [2.3.1.3 - Examine], [4.7.5.1 - Investigate a crime], [3.2.2.1 - Study]
b̯umbuda(Var. b̯umbada) n. 1stupidity; behaviour that shows a lack of thought or good judgement[3.2.1.4 - Stupid] 2dumbness; quality of being slow to learn, not clever or intelligentSyn:b̯udoma, b̯u̱pu̱u̱ti̱, b̯u̱si̱ru̱, b̯umadara. [3.2.1.4 - Stupid]
b̯umosoadj. left, lefthand; the opposite of right[8.5.2.3 - Right, left]
b̯unakun. aloneness; state of being with few or no relatives or children[4.1.6.4 - Independent person], [4.1.6.3 - Alone], [4.4.2.5 - Separate, alone], [9.2.3.6 - Personally], [8.1.5.7 - Only]
b̯unanun. sincerity, integrity; quality of being faithful[3.5.1.3.1 - Tell the truth], [3.2.5.1.1 - Trust], [4.3.5 - Honest], [4.3.5.3 - Reliable], [3.2.5.1 - Believe], [3.4.1.5 - Confident], [4.3.5.2 - Faithful]
b̯undi1adv. sometimes[8.4.6.6.3 - Often], [8.4.5.1.5 - Regular], [8.4.6.6.2 - Sometimes], [8.3.5.3.2 - Unusual] 2adj. probable[9.4.4.3 - Probably ]
b̯undi na b̯undi See main entry: b̯undi
b̯unene(Var. kinene) adv. much, many, lots, plentifully, mostly, intensely; not being in small quantities or s.t. done to a large degreeSyn:fo. [8.1.3.1 - Many, much], [9.3 - Very], [8.1.7.1 - Extra], [9.3.1.1 - To a large degree], [8.1.4 - More], [9.3.4 - Do intensely], [8.1 - Quantity], [8.1.5.4 - Most, almost all]
b̯unkenkeadv. tiptoeing; walking on the toes[7.2.1.1 - Walk]
b̯unkudankudan. upper beginning part of the throat[2.1.8 - Internal organs], [2.1.1.4 - Mouth]
b̯unterente(Var. b̯uteere) n. 1slip; sliding that is brought about by the wetting of muddy ground[7.2.1.5.1 - Slip, slide], [7.2.1.5 - Walk with difficulty] 2sliding muddy ground due to being wet[7.2.1.5.1 - Slip, slide], [7.2.1.5 - Walk with difficulty]
b̯untun. 1spirit, soul, personality; inner spiritual and moral character and behaviour of s.b. that differentiates him from other people[3.1 - Soul, spirit], [8.3.5.1 - Nature, character], [4 - Social behavior], [3.1.1 - Personality], [4.3 - Behavior], [4.3.1.4 - Reputation] 2humaneness; character trait that shows kindness towards other people or even animals by making sure that they do not suffer more than is necessary[4.3.1 - Good, moral], [4.4.4.1 - Mercy], [4.3.4 - Do good to], [4.3.4.4 - Altruistic, selfless]