Komo - English/Swahili/French


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kasi 1adv 2conj perhaps hakosi peut-être
katana v be separated -jitenga na se séparer Aoba noge k'ɔma á danga, ǒokatana na banamakɔ. If you go far, you are separated from your brothers. der. katanisa
katanisa (der. of katana) v separate -tenga séparer Bánaókatanisa miki n'amakɛ. One does not separate a child from its mother.
katisana v divide gawa repartir
katoko n white-crested turaco, bird aina ya ndege mwenyi rangi ya kimanjano kwa midomo sorte d'oiseau en couleur bleue au bec
katɔka n african darter, bird aina ya ndege anyeishi majini sorte de canard aquatique
kau adv there hapa là Kémɔ̌ni kau. I have not seen him/her.
kauba n provocateur mchokozi provocateur
kauma llcr: mbhobho. n mute bubu un muet Oondema kauma, kɔtɛbhɛ mɔnɔ. You trick a mute person, do not laugh.
kayagɔ n loop of vine, used as a racket in a game kitanzi crochet à corde Báondhunga meme na kayagɔ. One catches a goat with a loop of vine.
kayongo llcr: mpea. n the limb of the moon or sun at the point of half appearing at the horizon, indicative of the hot season kayongo á mani, kayongo á songe solar limb, lunar limb
kayoo n bird species considered to be pest in rice fields aina ya ndege ndogo mwenyi kula mpunga shambani sorte d'un petit oiseau qui mange du paddy
kea v accuse, forbid -shtaki, -kataza accuser, défendre
keamba n place of reclusion during circumcision fasi ya kuficha ya kutohiri lieu de réclusion de la circoncision
keanga n immature girl closed in during the ritual, umba msichana wanayeweka nyumbani katika ibada ya umba fille impubère enfermeée dans le rituel umba Keanga ande mɔ̌mbi-eea subi éndu á umba. A keanga is a cook in the house of umba.
kebaɔ n leprosy sign, spot
kebeke n african fish eagle aina ya kozi kubwa sorte d'un grand épervier
kebende n sacrificial animal eaten by the cult leaders during a ritual mnyama mwa sadaka yule wenye cheo wanakulu animal sacrifié que les dirigeants mangent pendant un rituel
kebenjo n contraction, labor pain maumivu ya tumbo kiisha kuzaa kwa mke contraction
kebunja-bunja n dangerous place because of risk of being infected by rituel objects placed there fasi ya hatari kwa ajili ya kupata ugonjwa kutoka ibada fulani endroit dangereux par contagion rituelle
kedaka n diaphragm kiwambo diaphragm
kegea v avoid, hinder, protect, block (as with shield) -zuia empêcher, borner, protéger Ngɔmbɛ aosǒkegea ka phiɔ. Clothing protects us from getting cold.
keimeime n blind.person
keiphe adv evening usiku soir
keka n prune branches to the trunk kata mitawi ya mti couper les branches d'un arbre de son tronc