Lugungu - English


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maarun. cry, wailing; sound produced by mourners[3.5.6.5 - Cry, tear], [2.6.6.4 - Mourn]
maaya₁maayan. ostrich; very large wild bird sp.with long legs and a long neck that cannot fly but runs very fast[1.6.1.2 - Bird]
maaya₂interj. used to show sadness or disappointment because of s.t. that you have done or not done[3.4.1.3 - Surprise], [4.8.4.6 - Repent], [9.6.3.3 - Prompters of attention ], [3.4.2.2 - Sorry]
mbabazi̱mbabazi̱ Runyoro n. grace, mercy, empathy, compassion; feeling of strong sympathy for people who are suffering and the desire to help them Syn:kisa. [4.3.1 - Good, moral], [4.4.4.1 - Mercy], [4.3.4 - Do good to], [4.4.4.2 - Show sympathy, support], [4.3.4.4 - Altruistic, selfless]
kukwatwa mbabazi̱v. Metaphor.be gracious [4.3.1 - Good, moral], [6.8.3.2 - Generous], [4.4.4.1 - Mercy], [4.3.4 - Do good to], [4.4.4.2 - Show sympathy, support], [4.3.4.4 - Altruistic, selfless]
wa mbabazi̱ba mbabazi̱n. gracious, kind person; s.b. who feels sympathy for another who is in trouble [4.3.1 - Good, moral], [6.8.3.2 - Generous], [4.4.4.1 - Mercy], [4.3.4 - Do good to], [4.4.4.2 - Show sympathy, support], [4.3.4.4 - Altruistic, selfless]
mbabimbabin. Bambara nuts, peas or groundnuts that are roasted[5.2.3.1.1 - Food from seeds], [5.2.3.4 - Prepared food]
mbagambagan. Christmas; day that celebrates the birth of Jesus[8.4.1.8 - Special days]
mbaganiza Runyoro adj. unique; special; rare[8.3.5.3.3 - Unique], [8.4.5.1.5 - Regular], [8.3.5.3.2 - Unusual], [7.5.1.3 - Special]
mbalambalan. way of counting[8.1.2 - Count]
mbaliirambaliiran. 1calculation[4.4.3.5 - Solve a problem], [3.2.2.3 - Evaluate, test], [8.1.2.1 - Mathematics], [3.2.2.5 - Solve], [8.1.2 - Count] 2accounting[6.9.5 - Economics], [6.8.7 - Accounting] 3budget[6.8 - Finance], [6.8.2.4 - Frugal], [6.8.4.7 - Spend], [6.8.7 - Accounting] 4evaluation[3.2.2.3 - Evaluate, test]
mbalwamambalwan. fish sp. without scales, greyish, with a fatty part near the tail fin that is very like a catfish except that it is bigger[1.6.1.5 - Fish]
mbandambandan. chest; top part of the front of the body, between the neck and the stomachSyn:salaka. [2.1.2 - Torso]
mbandu̱lembandu̱len. white liquor, spirits[5.2.3.7 - Alcoholic beverage], [5.2.3.6 - Beverage], [5.2.2.7 - Drink]
mbarangulembarangulen. stubborn person; s.b. who is difficult to deal with or to get rid of[3.3.1.7 - Stubborn]
mbaraasimbaraasin. horse; domestic animal that resembles a camel, with thick hair on the neck used for riding on and pulling things[6.3.1 - Domesticated animal], [1.6.1.1.3 - Hoofed animals], [6.3.1.7 - Beast of burden]
mbawu̱lombawu̱lon. small hole with openings on both sides from where a small animal like a squirrel escapes out in times of dangerSyn:kasiihiiro. [1.6.5 - Animal home], [1.2.1.5 - Underground], [7.8.6 - Dig]
mbaagi̱mbaagi̱n. meat gift payment; portion of meat given for skinning an animal[6.3.7 - Animal products], [5.2.3.2 - Food from animals], [6.3.1.1 - Cattle], [5.2.3.2.1 - Meat], [6.4.1 - Hunt]
mbaatambaatan. duck; domestic bird that stays on water, with short legs and wide webbed feet with a long wide beak[5.2.3.2 - Food from animals], [1.6.1.2 - Bird], [6.3.1 - Domesticated animal]
mbegabambegan. 1s.b. who examines carefully the facts of an event, a crime, etc. to find out how it happened[4.6.6.1 - Police], [4.7.5.1 - Investigate a crime] 2spy, secret investigator; s.b. whose job is to secretly search or investigate for information[4.8.3.6.5 - Spy], [4.7.5.1 - Investigate a crime]
mbei̱zombei̱zon. chisel; sharp tool used for shaping a piece of timber or wood[6.6.2.7 - Working with stone], [6.6.5.3 - Sculpture], [6.6.3 - Working with wood], [6.7.1 - Cutting tool]
mbenjambenjan. syphilis; disease of the sexual organs caught by having sex with an infected person[2.6.2.3 - Sexual immorality], [2.5.2 - Disease]
mbeerambeeran. 1circumstance; situation[8.3.5.1 - Nature, character], [9.1.3.2 - Situation], [8.3 - Quality], [8 - States], [9.6.2.8 - Condition] 2appearance[8.3.1 - Shape], [2.3.1.8 - Appearance], [9.4.4.6.3 - Seem], [8.3.5.4 - Pattern, model], [8 - States], [8.3.5.2.2 - Like, similar] 3mood[8.3.5.1 - Nature, character], [3.2.1.1 - Think about], [3.1.1 - Personality], [3.2.5.6 - Attitude], [3.4 - Emotion]
mbeera gya bya nsimbi See main entry: nsimbi
mbeera gya kuhyoha See main entry: kuhyoha
mbeera gya kusemererwa See main entry: kusemererwa₁