Lugungu - English


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mbundumbundun. gun; weapon that is used for firing bullets[4.8.3.7 - Weapon, shoot]
mbutetembuteten. grass sp. with a height like that of tropical grass, that has many thin finger like structures at the top in which are seeds and is common in gardens and abandoned fields[1.5.3 - Grass, herb, vine]
mbuurambuuran. grass sp. that mostly grows in a garden that has already been dug[1.5.3 - Grass, herb, vine]
mbu̱li̱mbu̱li̱n. goat; domestic animal, with short horns, and the male is called a Billy[6.3.1 - Domesticated animal], [1.6.1.1.3 - Hoofed animals], [6.3.1.3 - Goat]
mbwakazi̱mbwakazi̱ Runyoro n. female dog[6.3.1.5 - Dog], [1.6.1.1.2 - Carnivore], [6.3.1 - Domesticated animal]
mbwenembwenen. dog; domestic carnivore having four legs a long tail, strong and sharp teeth trained to protect a home and to hunt wild animals[6.3.1.5 - Dog], [1.6.1.1.2 - Carnivore], [6.3.1 - Domesticated animal]
mbwene gidulu See main entry: mbwene
mbwi̱lu̱bbwi̱n. 1greyish hair that normally comes during old age[2.1.5 - Hair] 2mould; greyish or black substance like fur that grows on fermenting or old food such as cassava, etc. or on objects that are left in warm wet air[8.3.7.8 - Decay], [1.5.4 - Moss, fungus, algae]
mbyabamumbyabamun. deck chair; seat in a house made of timber with a woven net or a piece of tarpaulin that leans right back making the one sitting appear as if he is lying[5.1.1.2 - Chair]
meipokopobameipokopon. mole; very small piece of flesh inside an ear like a pimple that is hairy[2.1.1.2 - Ear], [8.3.7.8.2 - Blemish], [2.1.4 - Skin]
mei̱han. jealousy, malice because s.b. you love, e.g., a husband, is showing love interest towards s.b. else[3.4.2.1.8 - Jealous], [4.3.3.1 - Hate, ill will], [4.1.6.1 - Unfriendly]
mei̱jan. bad smell from a living person or animal[2.3.4 - Smell]
mei̱romei̱ro English n. mile; measurement of length[8.2.2 - Long], [8.2.8 - Measure]
mei̱so ga ntaama See main entry: li̱i̱so
mei̱so kulema ha kuwona See main entry: li̱i̱so
mengi̱mengi̱n. Taboo.cervix; opening of the uterus where the baby presses when labour is about to begin [2.1.8.4 - Female organs]
meeri̱mameeri̱n. ship; large boat made like a house that is demarcated into rooms depending on people’s economic statusSyn:ki̱dyeri̱. [7.2.4.2.1 - Boat]
meeron. lust; strong physical desire for s.t. esp. due to having spent a long time without having or seeing that particular thingSyn:lwaga, bijogomeera, rwanju, murusi, nyoota, ijani, kihika, mu̱koi̱jo, iroho, bicoko. [3.3.1.8 - Lust], [3.3 - Want], [3.4.1.1 - Like, love], [3.4.1.4 - Interested]
meezameeza Portugese n. table; furniture with legs, flat on top, put in a house or office[5.1.1.1 - Table]
meezi̱n. water; liquid without colour, smell, not sweet or sour, falls as rain and forms lakes, rivers and swamps [1.3 - Water]
meezi̱ gakwekuuta See main entry: meezi̱
mibaliren. multiple; mathematical quantity that contains another quantity an exact number of times, e.g., 14, 21 and 28 are all multiples of 7[8.1.1.4 - Multiples], [8.1.1.3 - Number of times]
micungwa See main entry: mucungwa
Mihandan. name of a person[9.7.1.1 - Personal names]
mimidem. these ones[9.2.3.5 - Demonstrative pronouns]