Komo - English/Swahili/French


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kongomba n sterility
koni dem there, thereabout là
koniki llcr: miki. n childhood utoto enfance Yɔɛli a phɔtɔ na koniki. Joel is still in his childhood.
konkuu llcr: nkuu. n hypocrisy, saying one thing and doing another
konsamba llcr: maɔnga. n alliance, peace treaty utani alliance Konsamba ndeasu n'Abhabhisa atoki ka nyɔngɔ á miki ndeakɛ. Our alliance with God comes by means of his son.
kophomi (der. of phome) n right of seniority uzee, undugu droit d'aînesse
kosai adv surely bila shaka certes
kosi adv there
koso-koso adv privately
kotoa v hug -mbatia embrasser
kotoanaga v embrace
kotokisa v be choked (stative), like weeds
kɔa₁ n paternal aunt shangazi tante paternelle
kɔa₂ llcr: nkɔɔ. v cough -kohoa tousser Kɔa ásǐ aopha kukua á mpamba. To cough much gives sideaches. llcr: nsesea.
kɔana v take leave, say goodbye -salumia dire adieu
kɔba₁ v take a walk -tembea se promener, déambuler Ka ntainga, nna mbenɔ á kɔba. Noontime is not the time to take a walk. syn: mɔkɔbɔ. der. kɔbɛa , der. kɔbisa
kɔba₂ v shuttle back and forth kwenda na kuja wakati wengi faire des navettes
kɔba₃ llcr: dhakana. v be quiet -fanya kimya se taire Kipha, bambaú á somani báɔkɔba. Nights, the birds of the day are quiet. der. kɔbisa
kɔbɛa (der. of kɔba₁) v take preliminary steps -fanya kiendeleo cha kwanza faire un démarche Mosa á ba na kema anja ambe ɔkɔbɛa. Before having a good thing it is necessary to take preliminary steps.
kɔbisa₁ (der. of kɔba₁) v march someone faire marcher ici et là Esa á ganja, báɔ̌kɔbisa baganja. The day of circumcision one marches the circumcised.
kɔbisa₂ (der. of kɔba₃) v quiet, soothe, console -tuliza faire taire, consoler, apaiser, soulager Nja aɔ́kɔbisa bakpa. Hunger quiets people.
kɔbɔ n hook ndoani hameµon Baɔphi báɔ̌ɔpha basu ka kɔbɔ. Fishermen fish fish with a hook.
kɔbɔbɔkɔ n fear woga peur Boko buambo bána kɔbɔbɔkɔ á tamba a sasabɔ. Certain men have fear of walking by themselves.
kɔbɔngɛ n wisdom sagesse
kɔda₁ v bow the head