Komo – English/Swahili/French


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iana v be accomplished, fulfilled
ianaga llcr: kanisia. v meditate, reflect upon, mourn -fikiri reflechir Nkpa aomoa dhakɛ, mbusa áoianaga. A person killed his/her friend; afterwards he mourns.
ianga n medicinal plants used in folk medicine dawa ya poli plantes médicinales profanes Ianga nengbo áoamisa ka kukua. Certain medicinal plants heal from disease.
ibamba n 1meeting place, rendezvous point mahali pa kukutanika lieu du rendezvous des hommes Boko báodhondana ka ibamba. The men meet at the meeting-place. 2proper name used in proverbs jina la mwanamuke wanalotumia katika mezali nom propre d'un homme utilizé dans des proverbes
ibata n duck bata canard Baibata bánde bambaú á k'ibo. Ducks are aquatic birds.
ibɛ₁ numeral second in series, inanimate llcr: babɛ.
ibɛ₂ n tree species producing a fruit eaten by wild boars aina ya mti kubwa inaotoa matunda yakipendezwa sana kula kwa nguruwe sorte d'un grand arbre produisant des fruits comestibles pour les sangliers
ibɛmbɛ n giant genet aina ya fungo genette géante Genetta victoriae (Thomas)
ibholongo llcr: ngɔa. n traditional coin fedha ya zamani pièce de monnaie traditionnelle Batatasu dábáosomba bake na ibholongo. Our ancestors bought women with ibholongo.
ibia v 1 2fishing by setting traps against the current of a stream -vua samaki kwa mitego pêcher au moyen de cloisons Bankɔki báoibia maɔ á baniki-ibo. The divers fish by setting traps at the mouths of streams. 3partition a rituel house to separate the master from other people zunguka mwenye-ibada cloisonner en son milieu une case rituelle
ibo 1n water, river maji eau, rivière Békenoɛmbɛ ibo ajede. We don't ever drink bad water. 2prefix molten, liquid state of, juice of -liloyeyuka, maji kutoka na état liquide de ibo á ebe breast milk
ibo á koko n fuel mafuta ya camion carburant
ibo á mbuti n type of sauce aina ya mchuzi sorte de sauce
ibo á ngamɔ n tear chozi larme Ibo á ngamɔ aojua, ambe nkpa aogama. The tear exits from one who cries.
ibo á ngɔa n molten metal chuma kilichoyeyuka fer fondu
ibo adhɛdhɛ n ice barafu glace
iboko n biting insecte that bites on warm, sunny days aina ya dudu inaouma wakati wa jua kali sorte d'insecte qui pique pendant que le soleil est ardant
iboyo n large tree species used as lumber aina ya mti kubwa inaopasuliwa kwa mbao sorte d'un grand arbre utilisé
ibɔ llcr: endu. n nest nyumba ya ndege nid Mboe aɔphɛka ibɔ ndɛakɛ ka bame na ka bambia. The pidgeon builds its nest under trees and palms.
idhɔngɔ n in the name of kwa jina la au nom de idhɔngɔ á abhɛ in the name of my (deceased) father
idɔlɔ n species of bird aina ya ndege sorte de oiseau Bidɔlɔ báotamba k'euga. The idɔlɔ go in groups.
iɛbɛ n adultery uzini adultère
iganga n pole which one puts on the front porch of a house nguzo poteau
igbokolo inf. var. of igbokoo
igbokoo (inf. var. igbokolo) n perch fish aina ya samaki perche Igbokoo nna na kpase angbongbo. The igbokoodoes not have large scales.