Komo – English/Swahili/French


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-kungaa adj how many -ngapi combien ?Bá akungani? They are how many?
k'ego phrasal adv superior to juu ya supérieur à k'ego asu above (of) us
k'esa nde llcr: bhama. phrasal adv today leo aujourd'hui opp: kipha.
ka prep for kwa pour Béoeaga ka nyɔngɔ á nja. We eat because of hunger.
ka bii conj from the point when, after, when and if tangu dès que Begande ka bii Zoni ajuani ka madhondanɔ. We will go at the time that Zoni comes out of the meeting
ka bocaka phrasal adv in secret binafsi, pekee en sécret
ka denga-denga phrasal adv please tafadhali s'il vous plaît
ka gbutuka phrasal adv in half
ka mɔɔmba phrasal adv in single file
ka njanjɔ phrasal adv in secret binafsi, pekee en sécret
ka nkɔkɔ phrasal adv secretly, privately, aside binafsi, pekee en sécret, privéement
ka nyɛnyɛ adv backwards nyuma par derrière
ka nyɔngɔ á phrasal adv because of
ka nyɔngɔ nde conj because kwa sababu ya parce que
ka phaeka 1adv in pieces en morceaux 2adv Ka bɔngisaga mbata, basɛki-kio báobhoma obaɔ ka phaeka. In order to make a chair, the carpenters ripsaw a plank in pieces. 3adj a piece of sehemu ya phaeka me split wood
kaa (inf. var. kala) adv long ago zamani autrefois Kala, batatasu dábaongana nyɔngɔ n'esomba. Long ago, our ancestors pleaded their innocence in an affair by taking an oath.
kaasi n school shule école
kaato n eloquence
kaba v search, look for -tafuta chercher Nkpa nde aobungaga k'osaa, áokaba aphe. Someone who gets lost in the forest looks for a trail.
kabanga n tree pangolin kaka pangolin à écailles triscuspides Kabanga a na kpase. The pangolin has scales. Manis (Phataginus) tricuspis (Rafinesque)
kabɛ conj whether, when kama lorsque
kabhadu llcr: mukuphe. n constellation une constéllation
kabiɛ llcr: ganja. n spirit of the circumcision rite mzimu mwa kumbi esprit de la circoncision Kabiɛ aoemba k'esa á ganja. The spirit of the circumcision rite dances and sings on the day of the circumcision.
kaboge n rituel dance of circumcision masters. ngoma ya wenye kumbi danse rituelle des maîtres de la circoncision Bamɛna ganja báobina kaboge k'esa á monanga. The circumcision masters dance the kaboge on the day of the circumcision.
kabokosa n a species of viper aina ya njoka sorte de vipère Kabokosa aǒmia bambau. The kabokosa swallows rodents.