Komo - English/Swahili/French


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batukatuki inf. var. of ntukatuki
baubhisi inf. var. of mubhisi
bauma n peak of a roof paa ya nyumba sommet de la toiture
baumanga n species of crocodile aina ya mamba sorte de crocodile Babaumanga báoika k'etuu. The baumanga lives in small standing bodies of water.
bauo inf. var. of mouo
bautu inf. var. of mutu
bayɛna inf. var. of mɔyɛna
be n species of fish aina ya samaki sorte de poisson
bea-songe n inedible, large larva found on plants of the nightshade family (solanacae) called kpɔngbɔ funza anayekula tomati non-comestible larve que mange des plantes solanacées appelées kpɔngbɔ
bea₁ prefix like kama comme Nke a tɔndɔ bea miki. A woman is like a child.
bea₂ v follow, chase -fuata suivre, poursuivre Bambɔa báobea banyama. Dogs follow game.
beaga v evict, eject, reject -fukuza expulser Bakpa báobeaga banyama ka ciko. People eject animals from the field.
beea v neglect negliger
beekea (inf. var. belekea) 1v answer, respond, agree, accept, permit -itika, -kubali répondre, agréer Béobeekea mbenɔ á mɔphani. We respond when there is a call. 2n faith imani foi
bei adv present yuko là Omari abande bei. Omari will be here.
beiti n receipt for the price of a fiancée ufito kwa kupokea kwa muke bâtonnets servant de re'ou pour le prix de la fiancée
bek v jump away from
beka v cluck fanya mlio kama kuku crier comme une poule Kɔkɔ aobeka ka nya á eke. Chickens cluck for having laid an egg.
belekea inf. var. of beekea
bembeana v stand up to someone se dresser deout avant de lutter
bemboko n vanity, pride bimbuku vanité Subi á buku Abhabhisa, betangi gea békébɛmbɛ na bemboko k'ekuma ndɛakɛ. In the book of God, we read that we should not have vanity with regard to his work.
benga v groan from illness
benganisa okio v return to the in-laws for a second wife -rudi kwa jami ya mkwe kwa muke wa pili retourner à la belle famille pour une deuxième femme
benu pro you (all) ninyi vous
besu pro we sisi nous Yesu asǒkondi besu bɔbhu. Jesus loves all of us.