Komo - English/Swahili/French


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kɔtɔkisa v tighten, close up, press around -songa serrer, presser, étreindre Bánaɔphɛka endu nɔɔkɔtɔkisa ka nyɔngɔ á bakɛni. One does construct a house by closing it up because of visitors.
kua llcr: kukua. v die kufa mourir Bakpa báokua na ngobho. People die from sickness.
kua iti v die of natural causes
kuba llcr: nkukuba. n theft uiba vol Kuba ande dhakɛ n'eemba. Theft is the friend of sorcery.
kubei adv there pale là Nna kubei. She/he/it is not there.
kubhi adv there, where
kubhu n den, cave tundu tanière, caverne Bamabhianga báoikaga ka kubhu étae. Leopards live in rock dens.
kue n eyelash ukope cil Kue aongia k'iso. The eyelash enters the eye.
kuia ngomi (ph. v. of ngomi) phrasal v excuse, pardon samaha pardonner
kuka v close up, arrange in small intervals -songa serrer, mettre en petits intervals
kuku n cap kofia chapeau
kukua llcr: kua. n death, sickness kifo, ugonjwa mort, maladie Kukua dákpangi ka tatasu Adamu. Death began with our ancestor Adam.
kukua-a-bake p noun period, menstruation ugojwa ya damu kwa wanawake règle mensuelle
kukuku n type of insect aina ya dudu sorte d'insecte Bakukuku báotuka-tuka kema ási. The kukuku destroys many things.
kukumaga v walk or work in the forest
kukuman (der. of kukumisa) v be constipated
kukumisa v expand stomach der. kukuman
kuma llcr: nkukuma. n selfishness, miserliness choyo avarice
kumba v carry -beba porter sur le dos Kumba á nkumba adoko aopha ngobho. To carry a heavy load gives sickness.
kumbu-kumbu n black-legged mongoose aina ya nguchiro mangouste à pattes noires Bdeogale nigripes (Pucheran)
kumia v cite, quote -taja citer
kunda₁ v fold, bend elastically -kunja plier Bangusa báokunda mange. Hunters bend their bows. der. ekunda
kunda₂ n spoiled meat nyama inayoharibika poisson ou animal déjà pourri Ea á kunda aopha kukua ka sɔphɔ. The eating of spoiled meat gives a stomach ache.
kundua v excite sexually -tamani exciter sexuellement
kungu n non-venimous aquatic snake species aina ya nyoka hukaa majini uhuma na kuacha sorte de serpent aquatique qui n'est pas vénimeux