Verbs

Kiga Verb List

Kiga verbs ordered by stem.

  • kwaangusya -- lighten; ease
  • kwaba -- dawn; be cracked
  • kwabaabira -- caress; (K) pretend to cry
  • kwabya -- pull down
  • kwaga -- yield; give in; be persuaded
  • kwagaaga -- stroke
  • kwagura -- scratch
  • kwahukira -- cut across (the bush or a plot)
  • kwahura -- consecrate; (K) separate
  • bwaira -- it is dark; kur½Ãra ½hu bw½ârira: sleep anywhere
  • kwaka -- be hot; shine; deprive of; start (used of a car)
  • kwakaanwa -- be choked
  • kwakiira -- "accept; receive"
  • kwakira -- shine on; deprive of
  • kwakisa -- start up; operate; get the best of a bargain
  • kwakura -- "provoke; open a conversation; shout across to"
  • kwakwa -- lose (a calf)
  • kwamagana -- squabble
  • kwamagirira -- abate
  • kwambuka -- cross; ford
  • kwambura -- snatch; send across a river
  • kwambutsya -- take across a river
  • kwamira -- shout at
  • kwamura -- withhold rain
  • kwamuuka -- pass over (used of rain)
  • kwamuza -- shout; yell
  • kwana -- bear fruit
  • kwanama -- protrude; wait a long time
  • kwandagarana -- be in disorder
  • kwandagarika -- leave things about
  • kwandamira -- mourn
  • kwanduura -- find and keep; feed a newborn baby; (A) rescue
  • kwanga -- hate; deny; refuse; kwÃnga nkana: be obstinate; fail to keep
  • kwangana -- hate one another; leave a husband
  • kwanganya -- thin out (seedlings)
  • kwanguha -- be light (in weight); be easy
  • kwangura -- use for the first time
  • kwaniira -- groan
  • kwaniriza -- welcome
  • kwanisa -- give fruit
  • kwanjama -- backbite
  • kwanjuka -- be absent¬minded ; be delirious ;
  • kwanjuza -- be very tired
  • kwanuka -- fall heavily
  • kwanura -- be taken in (from the sun)
  • kwanzika -- start grind¬ing
  • kwanzirira -- stagger from tiredness
  • kwara -- "make (a bed)¬spread (a mat);"
  • kwaraara -- question indirectly
  • kwarama -- be secluded (said of a bride)
  • kwarika -- sit on eggs ; cover millet to ripen; wait on a bride
  • kwarira -- lay out (mats or grass)
  • kwaririka -- lay mats forÇ spread fibre for a bundle
  • kwaririra -- mulch
  • kwaruka -- hatch out ; come from seclusion (used of a bride)
  • kwarura -- bring (a bride) from seclusion
  • kwaruura -- unrnake (a bed) ; take up (a mat) ; gallop
  • kwasa -- chop
  • kwasha -- strike (used of lightning); flog
  • kwashamya -- open (the mouth)
  • kwata -- spill ; pour ; crack ; reveal
  • kwatana -- be divided ; border on
  • kwatayata -- force one's way through
  • kwatika -- be broken
  • kwatikamu -- be broken up
  • kwatira -- hatch
  • kwatirira -- cut open
  • kwatsa -- chop
  • kwatuka -- come to view break out (used of disease)
  • kwatura -- confess ; pronounce; (K) hatch
  • kwaya -- plunder (food)
  • aba -- he/she is
  • kuba -- be; kþb½ na: have
  • kubaaga -- "slaughter; flay (meat); operate surgically"
  • kubaagana -- fight
  • kubaasa -- be able; may
  • kubaasika -- be possible
  • kubaasisa -- enable
  • kubaba -- burn decorations into a pot; sting (of a plant)
  • kubabuka -- be browned
  • kubabura -- brown
  • kubaga -- erect a roof framework
  • kubaganizamu -- decide
  • kubaganuka -- come apart
  • kubagara -- weed with a hoe
  • kubaho -- "be present; be there; happen"
  • kubaija -- do carpentry; make (something) of wood
  • kubaisaho -- keep alive
  • kubaka -- catch
  • kubakura -- snatch
  • kubakwo -- be just so
  • kubamba -- peg out; crucify
  • kubambaara -- be mad
  • kubambira -- attack
  • kubambuura -- unpeg
  • kubanda -- force a way; come unexpectedly
  • kubandagira -- lose one's way
  • kubandama -- "collapse; crouch to avoid sight; duck down"
  • kubandiza -- be first (with)
  • kubandwa -- be possessed (by a spirit)
  • kubanga -- brandish
  • kubangaanisa -- hesitate
  • kubangira -- "help; support"
  • kubanjura -- clear the ground before sowing
  • kubanza -- do first
  • kubara -- count
  • kubarira -- estimate
  • kubaririra -- estimate
  • kubatiza -- baptize
  • kubatizibwa -- be baptised
  • kubatuka -- stand up quickly
  • kubayuura -- skim (milk)
  • kubaza -- count with
  • kubaza -- talk; kub½za na: talk to
  • kubaziira -- sew
  • kubeera -- be one's responsibility
  • kubega -- share food; (G) serve food
  • kubeiha -- tell lies; deceive
  • kubeihabeiha -- "persuade; coax"
  • kubeiherera -- accuse falsely
  • kubemba -- become leprous
  • kubenga -- refuse to marry a fiancÚ(e)
  • kubengyeya -- be in leaf
  • kubiba -- sow (esp. millet)
  • kubiiha -- become ill (used of animals)
  • kubiihirwa -- become annoyed
  • kubiihiza -- annoy
  • kubiitsya -- entrust
  • kubimba -- be disabled
  • kubindura -- uproot
  • kubiririra -- become sodden (used of food)
  • kubisira -- prepare food for (a guest)
  • kubobeera -- become moist
  • kubobeeza -- moisten
  • kubogora -- restore
  • kubogyeka -- "put half open; slant; tilt"
  • kuboha -- bind
  • kuboigora -- "bark; snarl; speak roughly"
  • kuboijana -- be left to work alone
  • kubombekyereza -- handle carefully
  • kubomborekana -- "clash; clatter"
  • kubona -- find; manage to; -bone: so that
  • kubonabona -- suffer
  • kubonana -- confer secretly
  • kuboneka -- appear; be new (used of the moon)
  • kubonera -- be smart
  • kubonereza -- punish
  • kubonetsya -- partake of (used of royalty); ekishengye ky'÷kub÷nekiram
  • kuboneza -- prepare; tidy up; put in order; adorn
  • kubongora -- become chipped
  • kubooga -- be sick (used of a baby or royalty); kubooga omunda: be sick
  • kuboora -- despise
  • kuborogota -- "gurgle; roar"
  • kuborooga -- cry out
  • kububura -- roar (used of a lion)
  • kubugaaniza -- pour (milk) into a churn
  • kubumba -- "form; mould; conspire; choose as a representative; purse (the lips);"
  • kubumbata -- embrace; clench (the fist)
  • kubumbatana -- close up (used of a bud)
  • kubumbatanisa -- shut (the mouth)
  • kubumbatira -- gather under the wings (as a hen); embrace
  • kubumbatiza -- clasp
  • kubunda -- lie down (used of animals); crouch
  • kubundabunda -- stoop
  • kubunga -- treat medically; bore into wood (used of an insect)
  • kubunga -- wander off idly
  • kubungabunga -- drift
  • kubunzya -- "hawk; peddle"
  • kubura -- be lost; be finished; disappear; be lacking; kubþra okumanya
  • kuburabura -- be lost in the distance; come very seldom
  • kuburaho -- be absent
  • kuburwa -- lose
  • kubuura -- report
  • kubuurira -- preach
  • kubuuririza -- investigate; beg for
  • kubuuza -- ask (questions)
  • kubuza -- cause loss; be lost to; kubþza am½ãsho: be lost to view
  • kubuzya -- spread (a story); tell (news); kubþzya engiri: preach the go
  • kubwagura -- have puppies
  • kubweka -- close (the eyes of a dead person)
  • kubyamisa -- put to bed
  • kubyamya -- put to bed
  • kubyara -- plant (esp. maize)
  • kucaaka -- search
  • kucaca -- mince (meat)
  • kucakura -- snatch
  • kucakuza -- chew
  • kucamura -- speak ill of
  • kuceba -- mash
  • kuceceka -- be quiet
  • kucecera -- perform incantations
  • kuceeceeba -- dawdle
  • kucencebuka -- be torn to shreds
  • kucencura -- sift
  • kucenyacenyuka -- be broken up
  • kucenyuka -- be red hot
  • kucicina -- chew (seeds)
  • kucokaho -- run off (esp. used of dogs)
  • kucokomba -- "limp; hobble"
  • kucokomboka -- hop
  • kuconca -- crush
  • kuconcana -- "tick (of a clock; etc.)"
  • kuconcoboza -- be destitute
  • kucondooza -- enquire
  • kuconya -- confer
  • kucoocoora -- beat (in hunting)
  • kucooka -- grade; breed (cattle)
  • kucucuka -- fade (used of cloth)
  • kucucuka -- (RC) repent
  • kucucuma -- mash; make ill
  • kucucumwa -- feel ill
  • kucugura -- have diarrhoea
  • kucukura -- burrow; dig with the hands
  • kucukuura -- suck the mother dry (used of animals)
  • kucuma -- tidy up; ear-mark for; kucuma ogw'÷ku-: be ready to
  • kucumba -- smoulder
  • kucumbagira -- limp
  • kucumbeeka -- smoulder; (A) lie low
  • kucumbika -- "stay; reside"
  • kucumbuuka -- go up (used of smoke)
  • kucumika -- set fire to
  • kucumira -- invite to
  • kucumita -- spear; pierce
  • kucumitiriza -- interrogate
  • kucumunkuza -- take wood from a fire; unblock a pipe
  • kucumura -- be disobedient; take sticks from a fire
  • kucuncumura -- jerk
  • kucunda -- churn (butter); wag (the tail)
  • kucundana -- flirt
  • kucungira -- dam
  • kucungura -- redeem
  • kucura -- wail
  • kucuraanira -- make a reed-wall
  • kucurama -- lie with the head at the foot of the bed
  • kucuramuura -- turn right way up
  • kucuranzya -- twist words
  • kucureera -- "be quiet; calm; be humble"
  • kucurika -- tilt; lower (the eyes)
  • kucurira -- start up (a dance)
  • kucuriza -- whistle
  • kucuruka -- exchange (food) for butter
  • kucurura -- dig over; pour (water)
  • kucuruura -- turn (a spear) right way up
  • kucurwa -- lament; have nervous flesh
  • kucuubwa -- be disowned
  • kucuucuuka -- fade (used of cloth)
  • kucuuka -- be weaned
  • kucuutsya -- wean
  • kucuza -- say the name of (a deceased person)
  • kucwa -- "give up (a habit); break; disown; cut up; make perfect; use;"
  • kucwagurika -- be broken (used of wood)
  • kucwaho -- cut off; leave off; drive away
  • kucwanyagurika -- be broken into pieces; be torn up
  • kucwanzya -- deceive
  • kucwebwa -- be broken
  • kucweka -- be cut up; become
  • kucwekaho -- give up (an idea)
  • kucwekamu -- leave one's family
  • kucwekanisa -- cross
  • kucwekyerera -- be destroyed
  • kucwekyereza -- destroy
  • kucwera -- "fix; appoint; spit; kucwÚra ahagþfu: sum up; kucwera orubÅnj"
  • kucweregyerera -- cut to a shape
  • kucwererana -- embroider
  • kucwerwa orubanja -- be condemned
  • kucwetsya -- be turned to charcoal
  • kucwijura -- go into mourning (esp. for a king)
  • ndahe -- where am I ?
  • ndahi -- where am I ?
  • ndi -- I am
  • ndiho -- I am here
  • ndimu -- I am inside; there is in me
  • kweba -- be forgotten
  • kwebaasa -- manage
  • kwebabura -- dry one¬self at a fire
  • kwebandira -- make a path for oneself
  • kwebara -- reckon one¬self
  • kwebarura -- burst; split open
  • kwebaza -- thank; praise
  • kwebeihabeiha -- deceive oneself
  • kwebembera -- lead; guide; command ; be in front ;
  • kwebesa -- put out of one's mind
  • kwebinda -- wear round one's waist; gather one's forces for a jump; be s
  • kwebonera -- find for oneself
  • kweboneza -- get ready
  • kwebumba -- close (used of flowers) ; (A) usurp ;
  • kwebuuza -- wonder; ask oneself
  • kwebuuzaho -- re¬quest
  • kwebuza -- hide oneself
  • kwebwa -- forget
  • kwecarnura -- behave childishly
  • kwecuma -- be smart
  • kwecumira -- devote oneself to
  • kwecumita -- spear oneself
  • kwecunda -- swing (on rope); go to and fro
  • kwecundacunda -- rock oneself
  • kwecura -- find; catch sight of; quieten down (said of a baby)
  • kwecurar zya -- go to and fro
  • kwecurenga -- work hard ; be busy
  • kwecurika -- be steep (downhill) ; stand on one's head sleep with one's h
  • kwecurikaho -- have a nap
  • kwecwa -- break away ;
  • kwecwaho -- escape ; separate oneself
  • kweEwitagiza -- pretend to be old
  • kwEfookoora -- go back on one's promise
  • kwefubika -- wrap oneself up
  • kwefuka -- blow one's nose
  • kwefungiza -- roll up (the sleeves) ; hitch up (the clothes)
  • kwefunya -- roll up (the sleeses); hitch up (the clothes)
  • kwefurufiita -- move in one's sleep
  • kwefuuza -- regret; be remorseful ; wonder why
  • kwega -- learn; study
  • kwegaana -- deny
  • kwegaatiika -- be indifferent ; (K) say unnecessary things
  • kwegama -- lean; shelter
  • kwegamba -- "boast; triumph"
  • kwegambisa -- mutter
  • kwegamita -- lean on; depend on
  • kwegana -- deny
  • kweganda -- be lazy
  • kwegaraata -- linger
  • kwegarakamu -- change one's rnind
  • kwegaramira -- relax
  • kwegaranjura -- tum a somersault; tum over in bed
  • kwegariraho -- eat well
  • kwegatika -- lie on one's back
  • kwegatiramu --
  • kwegira -- "go oneself; form; make ; give oneself to (a task)"
  • kwegiza -- pretend
  • kwegonesa -- feign sleep
  • kwegonoza -- wash down food
  • kweguka -- avoid
  • kwegumya --
  • kwegumya --
  • kwegurutsya -- deny doing
  • kwegutira -- buy for oneself
  • kweguza -- borrow (money)
  • kwegwa -- be leamt
  • kwegyeega -- walk along the edge
  • kwegyeka -- lean on; prop up;
  • kwegyekaho -- shut without locking
  • kwegyendera -- set off
  • kwegyendereza -- take care
  • kwegyendesereza -- take care
  • kwegyera -- be equal to ; look like
  • kwegyeramu -- try on (clothes)
  • kwegyereka -- take one's place
  • kwegyerera -- give oneself airs
  • kwegyesa -- teach
  • kweha -- give oneself
  • kwehabagiza -- be perverse
  • kwehaga -- vomit
  • kwehaganyura -- g pick one's teeth
  • kwehakana -- deny knowledge of
  • kwehakuura -- pick one's teeth
  • kwehambira -- take by force
  • kwehamiriza -- rub oneself with butter
  • kwehanangiriza -- warn
  • kwehanangisiriza -- advise
  • kwehandiikisa -- regâster
  • kwehanga -- dare; be foolish
  • kwehangaana -- "endure; hold out; take courage"
  • kwehangamurira -- attempt the impossible
  • kwehanguura -- clear one's throat; gargle
  • kwehanuuza -- con¬sult; enquire
  • kwehara -- scratch one¬self; avoid
  • kwehayo omu -- offer oneself for; devote oneseif to
  • kwehenda -- bend down; break a limb; cut oneself; do too much
  • kwehenenga -- overwork; be restless; go to and fro
  • kwehereera -- come near; be near
  • kwehereeraniza -- come near; be near
  • kwehiga -- move about
  • kwehigilca -- lean on
  • kwehikira -- go alone; reach
  • kwehimbisa -- boast
  • kwehindaguturana -- toss about (in bed)
  • kwehinduta -- revolve ¬disguise oneself; change into
  • kwehinguritiza -- encircle; surround
  • kwehinguriza -- encircle
  • kwehinguura -- stop work
  • kwehirnbagiriza -- walk with a stick
  • kwehitsya -- cling; draw near
  • kwehohoora -- apologise ; (K) deny knowledge of
  • kwehonda -- knock oneself
  • kwehonga -- enlist ; dedicate oneself
  • kwehongyera -- attach oneself to
  • kwehorootsa -- feign ignorance
  • kwehotora -- wind (used of a road)
  • kwehotorora -- rub oneself with partly wet hands
  • kwehugika -- be tipped up
  • kwehumbarika -- pretend to be peaceable
  • kwehungira -- run away
  • kwehuringirira -- be oval
  • kwehurubatsa -- pretend not to recogmse
  • kwehurumura -- go off in anger
  • kwehuruza -- come uninvited
  • kwehuumuza -- "come to rest; alight"
  • kwehuura -- throw one¬self on the grsund
  • kwehuuta -- walk fast ; go fast
  • kwehwitsa -- think oneself old
  • kweiba -- go stealthily ; slink off
  • kweiha -- "take oneself away from; take out (e. g. ; a jigger) from one"
  • kweihaho --
  • kweijusya -- remind oneself
  • kweimukira -- go by oneself
  • kweimusya -- raise oneself; get up
  • kweinika -- be round¬shouldered; be a self-made man
  • kweinura -- leave work
  • kweirutsya -- run after
  • kweita -- commit suicide
  • kwejabika -- wash hurriedly
  • kwejagambura -- go off in a huff
  • kwejunisa -- spend ; use ; save oneself ; (A) announce one's presence
  • kwejuumuura -- turn oneself the right way up
  • kwejuurnika -- fall on one's face
  • kwejwangajwanzya -- be a good mixer
  • kwekakura -- scratch oneself
  • kwekamata -- take offence; grasp one's body
  • kwekanga -- start; hang back
  • kwekindildra -- wear very short clothes
  • kwekinga -- be a hypocrite
  • kwekingira -- shut one¬self in
  • kwekinya -- flop down
  • kwekoma -- be fond of
  • kwekomba -- lick one's lips
  • kwekorera -- carry on one's head
  • kwekoroza -- announce one's presence by coughing
  • kwekoza -- work alone
  • kwekuba -- tum aside
  • kwekubakuba -- become entangled
  • kwekubira --
  • kwekubirana -- be at ease
  • kwekumbira -- be unaware
  • kwekundisa -- in¬gratiate oneself
  • kwekunkubita -- show armoyance
  • kwekunkumura -- shake itself (used of a dog)
  • kwekuratana -- visit frequently
  • kwekuringirira -- be round
  • kwekurura -- crawl along
  • kwekuuba -- rub one¬self (said of cattle)
  • kwekuuma -- chew the cud
  • kwekuza -- boast
  • kwekwata -- "hold to¬gether; form a group; huddle up (esp. with the anns"
  • kwekwatsakwatsa -- make excuses
  • kwekweya -- trail on the ground (used of a dress)
  • kwekyeeka -- be suspicious
  • kwema -- "be crowned ; come to the throne; be served; be newly on heat (used of cows)"
  • kwemaamaata -- lament (by beating one's hands against one's sides)
  • kwemaaringa -- danì about
  • kwemaho -- "be on the side of; be for"
  • kwemamura -- yawn
  • kwemanya -- be selfish; be conceited; realise
  • kwemanyiiza -- practise; gain experience
  • kwemanyira -- find out
  • kwemarira -- spend (time); waste (time) on; finish for oneself
  • kwemeka -- enthrone ; crown
  • kwemera -- rebd against ; testify against; hold back; with¬stand ; bear
  • kwemerera -- stand ; start digging a new row
  • kwemererwa -- have a pain in one's side
  • kwemesa -- serve (used of cattle)
  • kwemeza -- be self¬sown
  • kwemigiza -- squeeze oneself in
  • kwemokoora -- retch
  • kwemunyunguza -- gargle
  • kwemurika -- jump and dance
  • kwemwa -- shave (oneself)
  • kwemya -- serve (used of cattle)
  • kwenaga -- sway; stoop
  • kwenagaanaga -- be strewn about
  • kwenanura -- enjoy oneself
  • kwenda -- want; be going to
  • kwendeza -- get someone to; want someone to; wish some¬thing for someone
  • kwenegyeza -- stir up (a fire)
  • kwenguka -- crumble over (used of overhanging earth); be yellow
  • kwengyengyeta -- be bright; shine;
  • kwengyengyetsa -- polâsh
  • kwengyera -- salt; take the cattle to drink
  • kwengyerera -- be red hot
  • kwenionkoba -- play idly
  • kwenjeera -- drift along
  • kwenyaanyaata -- grumble ; be afraid
  • kwenyigiriza -- squeeze onesdf through
  • kwenyogoora -- squirm
  • kwenywanisa -- befriend
  • kwepiipisa -- feign fever
  • kwera -- winnow
  • kwera -- be ripe; be white; be clear
  • kwerabyamu -- go through
  • kweragaza -- wipe oneself
  • kwerahira -- make a vow
  • kweramaza -- cripple oneself ; fall into bad ways
  • kwerambika -- throw oneself down
  • kweranga -- announce oneself
  • kwerasha -- go off (used of a gun)
  • kwereebera -- find out for oneself
  • kwereegyera -- draw (a bow)
  • kwereera -- water down
  • kwereeta -- come un¬bidden;
  • kwereetera -- bring upon oneself
  • kwereetsa -- come unbâdden
  • kwerekyesa -- abstain from
  • kwerembaremba -- eat slowly
  • kweremuukwa -- dawdle
  • kweremwa -- be lazy
  • kwerenguza -- drain to the dregs
  • kwerenzya -- drink off
  • kwerereerera -- give up (a hab›t)
  • kwererera -- convince of innocence
  • kweriira -- eat hr one¬self; (A) be greedy
  • kweriisa -- feed oneself;
  • kwerinda -- take care; look after
  • kweringiita -- dance about
  • kweringirika -- show off
  • kweroha -- run into danger
  • kwerumika -- bleed at the nose
  • kwerundaana -- assemble
  • kwerungarunga -- be proud
  • kwerwa -- be winnowed (-erwäre) cut grass round a tree
  • kwerwana -- resist
  • kwerwaza -- malinger
  • kweryambuza -- clear one's mouth by chewing after finishing a meal
  • kwesaasa -- hurt oneself
  • kwesaasira -- pity oneself
  • kwesha -- push; move in a game; (A) scratch about
  • kweshaanya -- click the tongue as a sign of fatigue
  • kweshaaringa -- occupy oneself; be jolly
  • kweshama -- open one's mouth
  • kweshamba -- kick oneself; avoid
  • kweshanda -- find room; be roomy
  • kweshanja -- find room; be roomy
  • kwesheeshera -- splash oneself
  • kweshemba -- bandage oneself; accompany some one unasked
  • kweshemeza -- be selfish; enjoy oneself; cleanse one¬self
  • kweshengyereza -- beg
  • kweshera -- water (the cattle)
  • kwesheregyenya -- fidget
  • kweshiisha -- spoil oneself
  • kweshobanga -- "wonder; consâder"
  • kweshobwa -- miss
  • kweshokoora -- pick one's teeth
  • kweshongora -- "sing; sing about"
  • kweshooboora -- "slink; creep"
  • kweshuka -- swarm
  • kweshumba -- avoid be taller; be older
  • kweshumbya -- out¬stnp
  • kweshunga -- play about
  • kweshunshuna -- be greedy
  • kweshuruguturira -- clean one's ears; learn by oneself
  • kweshushanisa -- pass on family characteristics
  • kweshushanisa -- imagine
  • kweshushura -- wipe oneself
  • kweshutamira -- be seated
  • kweshuubura -- shed skin; moult
  • kweshuuruura -- uncover oneself
  • kweshwarika -- feign peaceableness
  • kweshweka -- cover oneself
  • kwesiba -- curl one's haãr
  • kwesiga -- trust
  • kwesiibira -- remain
  • kwesiibyakwo -- fast
  • kwesiiga -- "smear one¬self; paint one's hips; nails; etc."
  • kwesiima -- be pleased; be thankful
  • kwesiimira -- agree to¬take responsibilty for
  • kwesiimirana -- boast of wealth
  • kwesiisibanisa -- massage oneself
  • kwesikura -- wince ; shake oneself free
  • kwesimba -- stand out
  • kwesimbagiriza -- throw oneself down
  • kwesimbira -- throw oneself down
  • kwesingiza -- be proud of
  • kwesinzya -- rub against; slip past; boast of wealth
  • kwesirasiza -- shirk
  • kwesiza -- be quiet
  • kwesyamura -- sneeze
  • kwesyonoora -- dawdle
  • kweta -- call; invite; ask to; (-etaire) put oneself
  • kwetaaga -- need
  • kwetaanyagura -- make faces; be cheeky
  • kwetaasya -- intrude
  • kwetaba -- respond
  • kwetabangura -- be churned up; be muddy
  • kwetabura -- be mixed
  • kwetagyereza -- take note of; make sure of; under¬stand; grasp; recognise
  • kwetaho -- pay atten¬tion
  • kwetambika -- stride along
  • kwetamika -- put food in one's mouth
  • kwetantara -- be stand¬offish; avoâd
  • kwetarika -- dry one¬self at the fire
  • kweteba -- avoid
  • kweteekateeka -- prepare oneself
  • kweteekyera -- cook for oneself
  • kweteera -- strike oneself fall;
  • kweteerana -- agree; come together;
  • kweteerateera -- beat oneself in astonishment
  • kwetegyeka -- rule oneself; be ready
  • kwetegyerezaho -- mind about
  • kwetegyerezana -- agree with
  • kweteisa -- repent; con¬fess
  • kwetenga -- need; want; have to
  • kwetengyeneka -- balance oneself
  • kwetengyeza -- wish something for someone
  • kwetera -- send for
  • kweterera -- call (the cattle) for milking
  • kwetiiba -- dress in one's best clothes
  • kwetiriginya -- wriggle
  • kwetomboita -- grumble
  • kwetonda -- intro¬duce oneself; (K) be careful
  • kwetonganira -- plead for oneself
  • kwetoorana -- select; choose for oneself
  • kwetooratooza -- pilfer
  • kwetorotooza -- pilfer
  • kwetsiba -- curl one's hair
  • kwetsimba -- stand out;
  • kwetsimbagiza -- hobble
  • kwetsimbira -- throw oneself down
  • kwetsinzya -- slip past; rub oneself against; boast of wealth
  • kwetsiratsiza -- shirk
  • kwetsiza -- be quiet
  • kwetsyamura -- sneeze
  • kwetuma -- pounce
  • kwetumiraho -- send for
  • kwetumisiriza -- go unsent
  • kwetunenga -- "huddle oneself up; tie oneself up"
  • kwetungira -- procure
  • kwetunguura -- boast
  • kwetuura -- take a load off one's head; plunge
  • kwetwa -- "be called; be invited"
  • kwetwara -- be careful; act slowly; go independently; k÷ra nooyetwara: do it carefully; kwÚtwara h½kye: wait a while.
  • kwetwekyerera -- cover one's head (used of women)
  • kwevuga -- recite an epic
  • kweya -- sweep up
  • kweyagura -- scratch oneself; shake oneself (used of an anirnal)
  • kweyaka -- part with ; break away
  • kweyamura -- yawn '
  • kweyanda -- be very slow
  • kweyanga -- die young
  • kweyangisa -- "make oneself unpopular; deny oneself"
  • kweyanikiriza -- bask
  • kweyanjara -- spread (used of news); feel at ease
  • kweyariira -- spread one's bed
  • kweyayamura -- yawn '
  • kweyebesa -- put out of one's mind; feign ãgnorance
  • kweyemeka -- usurp (a throne)
  • kweyemereza -- stand in the way
  • kweyerera -- tidy up sweep up
  • kweyeta -- call oneself
  • kweyeza -- justify one¬self
  • kweyogosha -- "squirm; show off"
  • kweyongyera -- "continue; increase"
  • kweyoreka -- show oneself; show off
  • kweyorobya -- pretend not to be serious
  • kweyugiza -- loosen (a tie or a bandage)
  • kwezengyereza -- become dizzy
  • kwezibira -- control oneself
  • kwezigoora -- rotate
  • kweziguza -- surround
  • kwezingiza -- wind round oneself
  • kwezingurura -- unwând oneself
  • kweziniisa -- tell tales on
  • kwezirigitirira --
  • kwezirika -- "put on (e. g. ; a belt); be diligent"
  • kwezirikwa -- be edged (used of cloth)
  • kweziringa -- play in the dirt; loiter
  • kweziringura -- wriggle
  • kufa -- "die; break down; go sour (used of milk); just; merely do; kþ"
  • kufaaringa -- spoil
  • kufaho -- concern
  • kufayo -- be concerned about; tindâkþfayo: I don't care
  • kufeera -- die for; kufÚ¶ra omwoga: spend time on a job
  • kufeerwa -- lose
  • kufiibwa -- be cared for
  • kufiisa -- bereave
  • kufootooka -- be soft
  • kufuba -- try hard
  • kufuba -- be sulky
  • kufubeeka -- put medicine in a banana leaf under fire
  • kufubira -- wrap round oneself
  • kufubira -- punish
  • kufuka -- be cold; blow (the nose)
  • kufukaana -- wrestle
  • kufukama -- kneel
  • kufukiriza -- refresh; make wet
  • kufukunkuka -- be emptied out
  • kufukunkura -- empty out
  • kufukura -- dig (a well)
  • kufumara -- punch (holes)
  • kufumbata -- embrace
  • kufumuka -- be pierced; rise (used of the sun)
  • kufumura -- pierce; enter
  • kufumuza -- pass through (used of a road)
  • kufuna -- snort; swarm (used of bees)
  • kufunda -- be narrow
  • kufundamira -- be restricted
  • kufundikira -- cover
  • kufunduuka -- "appear; be revealed; come out (used of plants)"
  • kufunduura -- uncover
  • kufunga -- tie up in fibre
  • kufungira -- roll up (the sleeves)
  • kufunguka -- be diluted
  • kufungura -- dilute; provide food
  • kufunya -- fold; drive (animals)
  • kufunyafunya -- crumple
  • kufunza -- restrict; abbreviate
  • kufura -- cool
  • kufuruka -- emigrate; settle
  • kufurumuka -- dash out
  • kufuruuta -- swell up
  • kufuruutsa -- cause a swelling
  • kufutana -- chew
  • kufuubwa -- be cared for
  • kufuuha -- be inordinately jealous
  • kufuura -- pluck (a chicken)
  • kufuureeka -- snuffle
  • kufuuta -- mix (medicine); squeeze juice
  • kufuuza -- search
  • kufuza -- make wet
  • kugaaniira -- converse; ekishengye ky'÷kugaaniiriramu: sitting room
  • kugaaniiza -- scorn
  • kugaaya -- whimper
  • kugabamu -- divide by (arithmetic)
  • kugabiisa -- make a cow give milk
  • kugabira -- divide by (arithmetic)
  • kugabisa -- make a cow give milk; give a wedding gift
  • kugabuka -- be given in marriage
  • kugabura -- take a wife; serve (food)
  • kugabwa -- be ready; do originally; be sent out; 'used to' (in past ten
  • kugaga -- go bad
  • kugaita -- add
  • kugaitaho -- add to
  • kugaiturura -- spell
  • kugaitwa -- be married
  • kugamba -- speak; preach; confess; respond; ring; (K) crow; kugamba n'Ú
  • kugambaho -- mention
  • kugambira -- tell
  • kugambirana -- confer together
  • kugambirira -- exhort
  • kugambiriranamu -- hint
  • kugambisa -- speak through
  • kugambuura -- speak behind someone's back
  • kugana -- tell stories
  • kugandaara -- be weary; rest after feeding (used of cattle)
  • kuganga -- suffer
  • kugangaara -- grow stiff (used of hides); become hard of heart
  • kugangabuka -- "be cracked; split"
  • kugangisa -- torture
  • kugangura -- excel
  • kuganya -- be in misery
  • kuganzya -- annoy; tease; bully; (A) tire
  • kugarama -- lie on one's back; be flat and wide
  • kugaramba -- walk proudly
  • kugaramisa -- lay flat
  • kugaramya -- lay flat
  • kugaranjuka -- return; fall back
  • kugarukamu -- reply
  • kugarukana -- retaliate; counter-attack
  • kugarurira -- compensate; answer back
  • kugaruriza -- come back for
  • kugasha -- be useful
  • kugashira -- be of use to
  • kugaya -- "scorn; mock; despise"
  • kugiibwamu -- "hold; contain"
  • kugimba -- grow well
  • kugira -- do; say; have
  • abagirimu -- those who are in it
  • ebigirimu -- those which are in it
  • kugirira -- kugirira eryo: behave irresponsibly
  • kugiza -- "make someone do; say; or have"
  • kugobamu -- make a profit
  • kugobeza -- betray; defraud; deceive
  • kugogoma -- lean over (when felled)
  • kugogoora -- strip banana fibre
  • kugoigoora -- strip sisal
  • kugoigora -- bark
  • kugoma -- be rebellious
  • kugomba -- seek; make for; long for
  • kugomeesa -- incite to rebellion
  • kugomera -- disobey
  • kugomererwa -- be constipated
  • kugomesa -- incite to rebellion
  • kugomoka -- grow fat
  • kugomooka -- submit; surrender
  • kugomoora -- subdue; mould
  • kugomora -- fatten
  • kugona -- snore; croak
  • kugondama -- "be curved; bend over"
  • kugongyeera -- whimper; low; (A) moan when dying; (K) moan when drunk
  • kugoreka -- tease
  • kugororoka -- be straight; be extended; be stretched out; be unravelled
  • kugota -- "besiege; encircle"
  • kugoya -- "row; paddle; stir; cook (esp. millet)"
  • kuguguna -- gnaw
  • kuguha -- carry fire
  • kuguma -- remain; be well; continue; be hard and firm; do always; kugu
  • kugumisiriza -- be patient
  • kugumizamu -- continue; remain in
  • kugumya -- keep to; assert; encourage; decide; state; be selfish
  • kugungira -- block the way
  • kugura -- buy
  • kuguraaguruka -- jump about
  • kuguraagurutsya -- doubt
  • kugurika -- miss out (a word)
  • kuguriza -- sell for; borrow from
  • kuguruka -- jump; fly; get up and start early
  • kugurukira -- fall upon
  • kugurura -- lie in wait
  • kugutura -- gobble; flog
  • kuguubwa kubi -- be sad; be angry
  • kuguza -- lend (money); (G) sell
  • kugwa -- fall; not manage to; fail (an examination); kugwa omu katang
  • kugwagwana -- be sleepy
  • kugwaho -- find; attack
  • kugwana -- "get even with; pay back"
  • kugwayo -- be killed (in battle)
  • kugwejagira -- fall sleep
  • kugwejegyera -- fall asleep
  • kugwejegyeza -- send to sleep
  • kugwera -- fall upon
  • kugwererana -- stagger
  • kugwerwa orubanja -- come under judgment
  • kugwisa -- knock down; kugwisa kþbi: anger; kugwisa enjura: have rain;
  • kugwisanisa -- pounce on
  • kugyegyema -- creak; be feeble
  • kugyegyena -- "strain; filter"
  • kugyema -- steer; compel; fill (a pipe)
  • kugyemera -- draw near; offer tobacco
  • kugyemesereza -- compel
  • kugyemura -- take food or milk to
  • kugyemwa -- be forced; depend on
  • kugyendagyenda -- travel about; go for a walk
  • kugyendana -- go together
  • kugyendera -- keep to
  • kugyenderera -- "do purposely; intend to; be intended to; make for; conduce t"
  • kugyendererwa -- aim to; be meant for
  • kugyendesa -- set in motion; ride (a bicycle); kugyendesa ebigyere: walk (
  • kugyenga -- operate surgically
  • kugyenza -- "celebrate; observe"
  • kugyera -- measure; weigh; become damp
  • kugyeraagyeranisa -- compare
  • kugyeranisa -- compare
  • kugyereka -- grade
  • kugyererera -- estimate
  • kugyesha -- reap
  • kugyeza -- moisten
  • kugyezaho -- "try; attempt"
  • kuha -- give; kþha emik÷no: lend a hand; kþha eng½ta: put on another
  • kuhaabwa -- be given; receive
  • kuhaagaaga -- pick a quarrel
  • kuhaagura -- take cattle to graze
  • kuhaaha -- abuse; despise
  • kuhaana -- give one another
  • kuhaanisa -- exchange
  • kuhaanyura -- pluck (a chicken)
  • kuhaasirira -- announce a successor; bless one's sons
  • kuhaata -- peel
  • kuhaba -- lose one's way
  • kuhababa -- go to law
  • kuhabiisa -- mislead
  • kuhabisa -- mislead
  • kuhabuka -- take warning; realise
  • kuhabura -- warn; advise; direct; fetch the cattle home
  • kuhabuura -- bring back the lost
  • kuhabuza -- ask the way
  • kuhabya -- mislead
  • kuhaga -- inflate
  • kuhagahaga -- sob; become enraged
  • kuhagama -- be stuck in the teeth or the throat
  • kuhagatira -- carry under the arm; (A) wear two skins over the shoulders
  • kuhaguka -- "come off; become detached"
  • kuhagura -- force a way through
  • kuhaha -- "start; jump (i.e.; be startled)"
  • kuhaiga -- "dig up (potatoes); 'lift' (them)"
  • kuhaima -- flit
  • kuhaisa -- allow to get; praise
  • kuhaka -- be with young; employ
  • kuhakana -- dispute; compete
  • kuhakanisa -- contradict
  • kuhakuura -- draw out
  • kuhama -- be fixed; be settled; take root
  • kuhamagira -- have assurance
  • kuhamagiza -- assure
  • kuhamba -- plant (a few beans); assault (a woman); seize
  • kuhambya -- overtake (in battle)
  • kuhamiriza -- assure; insist
  • kuhamisiriza -- ensure; encourage; assure
  • kuhamya -- be sure; confirm; believe; think; decide; realise; check
  • kuhana -- censure; rebuke; challenge
  • kuhanantura -- take down
  • kuhanda -- "stand still; pause"
  • kuhandaho -- "take time over; put one's mind to"
  • kuhandiika -- write
  • kuhandiikaho -- write about
  • kuhanga -- create; be in the fashion; kuhanga am½ãsho: gaze; look to so
  • kuhanga -- be noon; rit½kah½ngire: before noon
  • kuhangaana -- encourage
  • kuhangaara -- live long
  • kuhangaaza -- stress
  • kuhangahanga -- originate; found; invent
  • kuhanganga -- go hungry
  • kuhangisa -- take to (something new)
  • kuhanguha -- grow larger
  • kuhanguka -- come (used of the first rain)
  • kuhangura -- have first rain; (G) overcorne
  • kuhangusya -- enlarge; widen
  • kuhanguuka -- come out of its handle
  • kuhanguura -- take out of its handle
  • kuhanuka -- come down (from where hung)
  • kuhanura -- take down
  • kuhanuura -- "discuss; confer; agree; decide"
  • kuhara -- "scrape; scratch; kuh½ra amagara: (K) risk one's life"
  • kuharaatwa -- play about
  • kuharagata -- scrape off; lop
  • kuharamba -- clamber
  • kuharara -- be obsessed
  • kuhararuka -- grow tired of
  • kuharikana -- "be alongside; be parallel; be abreast; rival"
  • kuharikisa -- take a second wife
  • kuhashana -- grow joined together
  • kuhata -- keep on
  • kuhatiira -- ram down; load (a gun); force to eat
  • kuhatuura -- clean (the nails)
  • kuhaya -- refuse to suckle; (A) threaten; defy; (K) provoke
  • kuhayo -- give up
  • kuhaza -- scrape
  • kuhebebera -- stammer
  • kuheebwa -- be given; receive
  • kuheeka -- carry (usually on one's back); form (used of maize)
  • kuheekana -- carry on the back of a bicycle; overlap
  • kuheekuuka -- come off one's back
  • kuheekuura -- take off one's back
  • kuheera -- pay fees for
  • kuheereza -- serve; give; hand to
  • kuheesha -- forge
  • kuheeteeka -- fix rafters
  • kuheha -- clean (a child) after stool
  • kuheheera -- have a 'frog' in one's throat
  • kuheheeza -- make someone cough
  • kuheheeza -- winnow
  • kuheijeera -- "wheeze; groan"
  • kuhema -- cause shame
  • kuhemagura -- show the teeth rudely
  • kuhemangura -- cause shame
  • kuhemba -- light; pay (wages)
  • kuhembya -- miss the mark
  • kuhemuka -- be ashamed
  • kuhemura -- disgrace
  • kuhemutsya -- cause shame
  • kuhena -- be rude; be vindictive
  • kuhendagurika -- be broken to pieces
  • kuhendera -- sum up; finish thatching
  • kuhenderamu -- kuhÚnderamu am½tu ebâti: pay no attention
  • kuhendwa busha -- be fragile
  • kuhenengwa -- ache (used of bones)
  • kuhenengyera -- slither in
  • kuhenuuka -- be rucked up
  • kuhenuura -- ruck up; turn down (a corner)
  • kuhera -- scold
  • kuhera -- be lost for good
  • kuhereera -- be near
  • kuhereerana -- be next to
  • kuhereeranisa -- put near
  • kuhereerereza -- set (a dog) on to
  • kuhereeruka -- be last; see last; kuhÚreeruka na: end in
  • kuhereeza -- bring near
  • kuhereka -- entrust
  • kuheshurana -- quarrel
  • kuheza -- finish; spend (time); lose for ever
  • kuhezaho -- put an end to
  • kuhiga -- stir up; vow allegiance; recite an epic; grunt (used of old
  • kuhigaahiga -- push about
  • kuhigika -- support
  • kuhigikira -- fix
  • kuhigima -- grunt
  • kuhigiza -- make room for
  • kuhiguka -- fall over
  • kuhigura -- knock over
  • kuhihira -- hoot (used of an owl)
  • kuhiiga -- hunt
  • kuhiiganisa -- persecute
  • kuhiika -- threaten (used of clouds bringing rain)
  • kuhiira -- burn
  • kuhiirira -- have a house burnt down; bring fortune to
  • kuhiirwa -- be lucky; happen
  • kuhiisa -- cook; be ripe; burst (used of an abscess)
  • kuhika -- arrive; go to; amount to; pass (an examination); be right
  • kuhikaana -- be in agreement
  • kuhikaanisa -- put near
  • kuhikiisa -- bring up to
  • kuhikirira -- "be complete; be righteous; just; kituhikâriire: we ought"
  • kuhikirirwa -- have an accident
  • kuhikiriza -- fulfil; finish off
  • kuhimba -- make up poetry
  • kuhimbisa -- praise; gladden
  • kuhimbya -- encourage
  • kuhimintika -- crowd; gush out
  • kuhinda -- thunder; hinder; make cows eat
  • kuhindahinduka -- be changeable
  • kuhindahindura -- steer here and there
  • kuhindukana -- turn to
  • kuhinduriza -- "turn; wear inside out; change colour"
  • kuhindurwa -- become
  • kuhinga -- exchange
  • kuhinga -- do gardening; grow (crops); make (a road)
  • kuhingaana -- exchange
  • kuhingika -- pile up; throw down (a heavy load)
  • kuhingira -- give (a girl) in marriage
  • kuhingirwa -- be given in marriage
  • kuhingisa -- exchange
  • kuhingisamu -- exchange for
  • kuhingura -- go past; pass (an examination)
  • kuhinguraho -- pass by
  • kuhingurana -- "pass each other; surpass; be prolonged; be great; superior;"
  • kuhinjura -- chop in two
  • kuhinyaahinya -- crumple
  • kuhinyirira -- gird up the loins
  • kuhiriita -- snore
  • kuhirika -- bowl
  • kuhirimbura -- cut in half; chop up
  • kuhisya -- arrive; bring along; bring further
  • kuhita -- excel; be nicer than; have diarrhoea
  • kuhitana -- exceed one another
  • kuhitsya -- arrive; bring along; bring further
  • eriho -- which/it/they is/are here; there is/are
  • kuhoka -- gobble up
  • kuhoma -- plaster
  • kuhomba -- shrivel (used of seeds)
  • kuhombatana -- shrivel up
  • kuhomooka -- come off (used of plaster)
  • kuhomoora -- pull off (plaster)
  • kuhompa -- shrivel (used of seeds)
  • kuhompatana -- shrivel up
  • kuhona -- become overripe (used of millet)
  • kuhondeeza -- lie abed
  • kuhonga -- sacrifice; wither (used of flowers)
  • kuhongoka -- become chipped
  • kuhongoza -- go in (used of the sun)
  • kuhonoka -- wear off; peel off; survive
  • kuhonora -- graze (the skin)
  • kuhonya -- be exhausted
  • kuhooka -- "fail to; fall short of; be deflated; be empty (used of the s"
  • kuhoora -- avenge oneself; pay market dues; draw in (the stomach); kuho
  • kuhoorera -- roar (used of water)
  • kuhooza -- tax
  • kuhora -- grow cold; lose interest
  • kuhoroota -- grow thin
  • kuhota -- twist (rope)
  • kuhotama -- be twisted
  • kuhotoka -- "return; dry up; wither"
  • kuhotora -- twist; stir; bring back; give (change)
  • kuhotorora -- massage
  • kuhuba -- be greedy
  • kuhuga -- be dizzy; be crooked; distract; (A) console; kuhþga omutâma:
  • kuhugama -- be tilted
  • kuhuguta -- go bad (used of fruit)
  • kuhugutsa -- be greedy
  • kuhuguuka -- "form a habit; recall attention; ' come to'; turn aside; fini"
  • kuhuguura -- put right
  • kuhuhura -- practise euthanasia (on animals)
  • kuhuhuura -- rake surface; scrape meat off a hide.
  • kuhuhuuta -- burn the mouth; smart
  • kuhuma -- be blind
  • kuhumagiza -- shut (the eyes)
  • kuhumba -- "go mouldy; pick; glean"
  • kuhumbata -- "swarm round; cover over; drape"
  • kuhumbika -- cover with cloth
  • kuhumbisa -- make mouldy
  • kuhumbiza -- pray for
  • kuhumbya -- kuhumbya am½ãsho: blink; (A) pray for
  • kuhumiza -- shut (the eyes)
  • kuhumuuka -- be opened (used of blind eyes)
  • kuhumuura -- open (blind eyes)
  • kuhuna -- smell out (used of a witch-doctor)
  • kuhunaahuna -- sniff (used of dogs); (A) scrounge
  • kuhunagiza -- bewilder
  • kuhunama -- be silent; stop (used of a watch)
  • kuhunamya -- silence
  • kuhunda -- decorate; cover with beads
  • kuhundama -- grow thin
  • kuhundika -- make thin
  • kuhunduuka -- be thin; fade
  • kuhunduura -- "hang down; droop (used of fruit); redecorate (a house)"
  • kuhunentwa -- scrounge
  • kuhunga -- run away; escape
  • kuhungira -- be drowsy
  • kuhunguka -- "turn aside; call in at; visit on the way"
  • kuhungura -- inherit
  • kuhungurira -- succeed to
  • kuhungurirwa -- be succeeded by
  • kuhunika -- store (crops)
  • kuhunitsya -- keep in good condition; look after well
  • kuhununtuka -- pour (used of rain).
  • kuhunzya -- escape with
  • kuhura -- "lose one's appetite; esp. during pregnancy"
  • kuhurikana -- misunderstand; hear wrongly
  • kuhurikiza -- listen attentively; be silent
  • kuhurira -- hear; feel; smell; understand; learn of; obey
  • kuhuririza -- listen for
  • kuhuruguta -- rot; swell; fester
  • kuhururuka -- waste away
  • kuhururwa -- be in agony
  • kuhuruutuka -- start (from fear); beat fast (used of heart); set off early;
  • kuhuruza -- cry for help; rouse
  • kuhusha -- miss (the mark)
  • kuhutaara -- "be injured; wounded"
  • kuhutaaza -- "injure; wound"
  • kuhuuba -- be empty
  • kuhuubwamu -- be empty of
  • kuhuuha -- blow
  • kuhuuhira -- grow (millet)
  • kuhuuhwitsa -- whisper
  • kuhuukura -- overeat
  • kuhuumuza -- soothe; leave alone; put down (a load)
  • kuhuuna -- grunt (used of animals); speak through the nose
  • kuhuunisa -- nasalise
  • kuhuura -- thresh
  • kuhuuta -- drink (soup); woo a girl by taking beer to her father
  • kuhuutwa -- be wooed by beer brought to (one's) father
  • kuhuzya -- make crooked; make dizzy
  • kuhwaho -- "cease; die out"
  • kuhwama -- pause
  • kuhwamu -- be used up
  • kuhwamurura -- "pause; cease"
  • kuhwehura -- whisper
  • kuhweisa -- go dry (used of a cow); diminish (used of food)
  • kuhwekyeera -- doze
  • kuhwera -- help; kuhwera omu ku-: help to
  • kuhwerekyerera -- be destroyed
  • kuhwerera -- be dispersed; be dissolved; die down (used of a fire); wear
  • kuhwerwa -- be bereft
  • kuhweza -- be clear (used of the weather); be intelligent; see clearly
  • kuhwezeesa -- enlighten
  • kuhwezesa -- enlighten; apply eye salve
  • kuhwihwitsa -- whisper
  • kuhwita -- be old and feeble
  • kwiba -- steal
  • kwibira -- dive; sink
  • kwibira -- steal in/at/for
  • kwibuka -- come out of the water
  • kwibura -- take out of the water
  • kwiburura -- remove (animals)
  • kwibwa -- be stolen
  • kwiga -- m½ke rain
  • kwigama -- shelter from the rain
  • kwigara -- be stopped up (used of the eyes or ears) ; stop up
  • kwigariza -- stop up
  • kwiguka -- be open
  • kwiguta -- be satisfied (withfood)
  • kwigutsa -- satisfy (with food)
  • kwiguza -- ask for admission
  • kwigwa -- be made (used of ratn)
  • kwiha -- remove ;
  • kwihaho -- "clear (a table) ; subtract; turn back; discourage"
  • kwihamu -- take out; make into
  • kwihana -- follow in rapid succession
  • kwihiraho --
  • kwihirira --
  • kwihura -- payÇ serve up
  • kwihurira -- pay for (someone)
  • kwihururuka -- be taken away (used of animals)
  • kwihuza -- claim; hold responsible
  • kwihwa -- be removed
  • abiine -- he/she has them
  • akiine -- he/she has it; while he/she has; he/she still has
  • kwija -- come
  • kwijaho -- come to
  • kwijana -- accompany
  • kwijuka -- recall
  • kwijukura -- revive a family name
  • kwijura -- be filled ; be complete
  • kwijururuka -- dwindle
  • kwijutsya -- remind
  • kwikaikana -- abate (used of anger)
  • kwikara -- wait a while
  • kwikaza -- "chaperone; be a baby-sitter; entertain in the absence of the"
  • kwikiririsa -- persuade; convert
  • kwikiriza -- "believe; accept; agree to; allow; confess"
  • kwima -- "withhold; refuse"
  • kwimata -- press
  • kwimuka -- get up ; arise; develop; break out
  • kwimukirira -- bob up and down
  • kwimukiriza -- incite
  • kwimutsya -- raise (a person) ; get someone to ;
  • kwimuura -- change masters ; pay the doctor's fee
  • kwimwa -- be withheld
  • kwinamira -- have a look at; pay a brief call
  • kwinamirira -- bow down
  • kwinamuka -- go up¬hill; lift one's head
  • kwinamura -- raise;
  • kwinamya -- lower (the head or body)
  • kwinara -- become destitute;
  • abaine -- who/they have
  • abwine -- he/she has it/them
  • againe -- which/it/they has/have
  • againe -- he/she has it/them
  • agakiine -- which/it/they still has/have
  • agataine -- which/it/they has/have not
  • agiine -- he/she has it/them
  • ahaine -- (where) there is/are
  • akaine -- which/it has
  • akaine -- he/she has it
  • ariine -- he/she has it; (which) he/she will have
  • arwine -- he/she has it
  • ataine -- (when) he/she has not
  • aziine -- he/she has them
  • ebaine -- which/it/they has/have them
  • ebiine -- which/they have
  • ebiine -- which/it/they has/have them
  • ebuine -- which/it/they has/have it/them
  • egaine -- which/it/they has/have it/them
  • egiine -- which/it/they has/have it/them
  • egwine -- which/it/they has/have it
  • ekaine -- which/it/they has/have it
  • ekiine -- which/it has
  • ekiine -- which/it/they still has/have; which/it/they has/have it
  • ekwine -- which/it/they has/have it
  • eriine -- which/it/they has/have it
  • eriine -- which has
  • erikiine -- which/it has it; which/it still has
  • eritaine -- which/it has not
  • erwine -- which/it/they has/have it
  • etwine -- which/it/they has/have them
  • eziine -- which/it/they has/have them
  • eziine -- which/they have
  • ezikiine -- which they still have
  • ezitaine -- which/they have not
  • mbiine -- I have them
  • mbwine -- I have it/them
  • mubiine -- you have them
  • mubwine -- you have it/them
  • mugaine -- you have it/them
  • mugiine -- you have it/ them
  • mugwine -- you have it
  • mukaine -- you have it
  • mukiine -- you have it; you still have
  • mukwine -- you have ãt
  • muriine -- you have it
  • mutaine -- (when) you have not
  • mutwine -- you have it/them
  • muziine -- you have them
  • mwine -- you have
  • ndiine -- I have it
  • ndwine -- I have it
  • ngaine -- I have it/ them
  • ngiine -- I have it
  • ngwine -- I have it
  • nkaine -- I have it
  • nkiine -- I have it ; I still have
  • nkwine -- I have it
  • ntaine -- (when) I have not
  • ntwine -- I have it/them
  • nyine -- I have
  • nziine -- I have them
  • oine -- "you have; who has"
  • obuine -- you have them; who has them
  • obwine -- which/it/they has/have
  • obwine -- you have it/them; who has it/ them
  • ogaine -- you have it /them; who has it/them
  • ogiine -- you have it/them; who has it/them
  • ogukiine -- which/it still has
  • okaine -- "you have it; who has it"
  • okiine -- "you have it; who has it¬who still has"
  • okwine -- which/it has
  • okwine -- you have it- who has it
  • oriine -- you have it- who has it
  • orukiine -- which/it still has; which/ it has it
  • orutaine -- which/it has not
  • orwine -- you have it; who has it
  • orwine -- which/it has ]
  • otukiine -- which/it/they still has/ have
  • otutaine -- v hich/it has not; which/ they have not
  • otwine -- you have it/them; who has it/them
  • otwine -- which/it has; which/they have
  • taine -- he/she has not
  • tabiine -- he/she has not them
  • tabwine -- he/she has not it/them
  • tagaine -- he/she has not it/them
  • tagiine -- he/she has not it/them
  • tagwine -- he/she has not it
  • takaine -- he/she has not it
  • takiine -- he/she has not it; he/she no longer has
  • takwine -- he/she has not it
  • tariine -- he/she has not it
  • tarwine -- he/she has not it
  • tatwine -- he/she has not it/them
  • taziine -- he/she has not them
  • teine -- it/they has/have not
  • tekiine -- it/they no longer has/ have
  • tibaine -- they have not
  • tibiine -- they have not
  • tibwine -- "it has not; they have not"
  • tigaine -- "it has not; they have not"
  • tigwine -- it has not
  • tihaine -- there is/are not
  • tiinyine -- I have not
  • tikaine -- it has not
  • tikiine -- it has not
  • tinkiine -- I have no longer
  • tiriine -- it has not
  • tirwine -- it has not
  • titwine -- we/it/they has/have
  • tiziine -- they have not
  • toine -- you have not
  • tokiine -- you have no longer
  • tubiine -- we have them
  • tugaine -- we have it/them
  • tugwine -- we have it
  • tukaine -- we have it
  • tukiine -- we still have; we have it
  • tukwine -- we have it
  • turiine -- we have it
  • turwine -- we have it
  • tutaine -- (when) we have not
  • tutwine -- we have it/them
  • tuziine -- we have them
  • twine -- w have
  • twbwine -- we have it/them
  • kwinegyeza -- revive (a fire)
  • kwingana -- be equal-
  • kwinganaingana -- be equal
  • kwinganisa -- make equal
  • kwinuka -- finish for the dayÇ 'knock off'
  • kwinura -- release from a day's work; make the foundation of a basket a
  • kwinziira -- marry a widow in her own house; join in the expenses for beer
  • kwira -- grow dark
  • kwiragura -- be dark coloured; be black
  • kwiraguza -- "blacken; darken"
  • akiri -- he/she still is; while he/she is
  • kwirira -- go up to; come near-
  • kwiririmba -- grow cloudy; become angry; shiver; frown
  • kwiririra -- approach
  • kwiririrwa -- be late back
  • kwiriza -- receive (guests)
  • kwiruka -- run
  • kwirukaho -- run to
  • kwirukana -- run to¬gether
  • kwirukanga -- run fast; travel about
  • kwirukanzya -- chase
  • kwirukira -- run towards
  • kwisa -- cause death persuade; kill with
  • kwisya -- breathe ; become easier
  • kwita -- kill; spoil; cancel; waste (time); guess (a riddle)
  • kwitanira -- compete for
  • kwitira -- smoke (pots)
  • kwitira -- kill at
  • kwitirira -- water (the earden)
  • kwitiza -- smoke (pots) with
  • kwitsa -- cause death; persuade; kili with
  • kwitsya -- breathe; become easier
  • kwiturura -- pour off (milk during butter-making)
  • kwitururuka -- be poured off; drip ;
  • kwitwa -- "be killed; be overcome (e. g. ; by work);"
  • kwizira -- come for; come ; to; come upon
  • kwizirwa --
  • kujaajaaba -- nurse
  • kujaba -- lap
  • kujabama -- "sit in the mud or dirt; fall into tea; etc."
  • kujabanguka -- be splashed about; be turbid
  • kujabangukana -- shake; spill over
  • kujabika -- dip
  • kujabirira -- be a busybody
  • kujabuka -- emerge from the water; cross a swamp
  • kujabura -- take out of a pot
  • kujaburura -- wash (a baby or an invalid)
  • kujabuura -- take out of the water
  • kujagaata -- be hairy; be many-leaved
  • kujagajaga -- be restless
  • kujaganya -- play about
  • kujagarara -- be excited
  • kujagaraza -- incite; excite; spread
  • kujakura -- snatch
  • kujanjaba -- do nursing
  • kujanjarika -- tie loosely; tread gingerly
  • kujarika -- spread out (wares)
  • kujegaajega -- be loose
  • kujenga -- become sodden; recite
  • kujenjeeka -- tie loosely
  • kujigaija -- bear the firstborn
  • kujonjagira -- walk painfully
  • kujuba -- get wet; make wet; (A) fish
  • kujubuka -- come out of the water
  • kujubura -- take out of the water
  • kujubya -- make wet
  • kujuga -- pay dowry; (A) crow
  • kujuguta -- "blow up (the fire); throw (a long way); break (used of the d"
  • kujugutirira -- spur on; whirl sticks to make fire
  • kujuma -- "insult; slander; be rude; scold; threaten; kujþma ebih½garo:"
  • kujumba -- bring (a dowry) quickly
  • kujumbika -- bake in the ashes
  • kujumbuka -- dash out
  • kujumbura -- discover
  • kujumeera -- low
  • kujumeeza -- evoke music from
  • kujumisa -- offend
  • kujuna -- "save; rescue; (RC) help"
  • kujunaanwa -- be responsible for
  • kujunda -- rot
  • kujunga -- dehusk (millet)
  • kujunisa -- entertain (by royalty); (RC) help with
  • kujunjubura -- burn (maize)
  • kujunjuma -- buzz
  • kujunjumuka -- grow fast
  • kujunjuura -- flay; bake slightly
  • kujunjuuta -- buzz
  • kujura -- be homesick
  • kujurira -- testify; appeal to; refer to
  • kujuriza -- quote
  • kujuuka -- be naked
  • kujuukirira -- scold
  • kujuumara -- lie prone; be overturned
  • kujuumika -- invert; overturn
  • kujuumuuka -- lift one's head
  • kujuumuura -- turn the right way up
  • kujwa -- shine; flow; kujwa esh½gama: bleed
  • kujwara -- wear; put on
  • kujwarirana -- hide inside one's clothes
  • kujwekyera -- depute
  • kujwekyerwa -- represent; kujwÚkyerwaho ekirþnga: be crowned
  • kujwera -- shine on
  • kujwererana -- bleed
  • kujwiga -- be angry
  • kukaabuuza -- rustle
  • kukaakaara -- grow strong
  • kukaata -- knead
  • kukaatuura -- snatch
  • kukaba -- die; pass away; be exhausted
  • kukabukira -- speak roughly
  • kukabya -- tire
  • kukaga -- smell
  • kukaikura -- grow old (used of women)
  • kukaka -- grow fat
  • kukaka -- compel
  • kukakaza -- rustle
  • kukama -- milk; curdle
  • kukamakama -- be half dry (used of clothes)
  • kukamata -- seize
  • kukambika -- camp
  • kukambuka -- fall to ruin; become unthatched
  • kukambura -- pull down (a house)
  • kukamuuka -- evaporate; be squeezed out
  • kukamuura -- squeeze out (liquids)
  • kukamya -- "stop bleeding; congeal; clot"
  • kukana -- click the tongue (in contempt)
  • kukana -- cut into strips
  • kukanama -- refuse vehemently
  • kukanda -- massage
  • kukandara -- bewitch
  • kukanduura -- clear a bushy place
  • kukanga -- startle
  • kukangaza -- be restless
  • kukangisa -- frighten with
  • kukanika -- repair
  • kukanirira -- tie firmly
  • kukankabuka -- fall (used of banana flower)
  • kukankama -- snarl
  • kukanuka -- die suddenly; (A) bleed (at the nose)
  • kukara -- dry (meat)
  • kukaraba -- appease murder; atone for
  • kukaraga -- twist rope
  • kukaranga -- "fry; roast"
  • kukarangatana -- dry up
  • kukiika -- put under the arm; hide quickly; fall (used of the evening);
  • kukiikama -- "bend; be crooked; puzzle"
  • kukiikira -- take in the arms; keep hold of
  • kukiikiriza -- go by the side of
  • kukiikiza -- sit round (a fire)
  • kukiikuuka -- curve
  • kukiikuura -- wander in speech
  • abakiine -- who/they still have; while they have
  • ahakiine -- (where) there still is/are
  • akakiine -- which/it still has
  • ebikiine -- (which/they) still have; while they have
  • ekikiine -- which/it still has
  • obukiine -- which/they/it still have/has
  • okukiine -- which/it still has
  • kukiiniika -- be sarcastic
  • kukiirana -- play about
  • kukiisa -- make (the weather) clear up
  • kukina -- trot
  • kukinduka -- overeat
  • kukindura -- be too much for
  • kukinga -- shut; lock
  • kukingaho -- shut out; shut away
  • kukingira -- shut in; block up; stand in the way of
  • kukinguura -- unfasten (a paddock bar)
  • kukinuka -- die suddenly
  • kukinura -- kill off (used of disease)
  • kukira -- "recover; be healed; saved; exceed; be better; outstrip; do u"
  • kukiraanura -- adjust
  • kukirana -- be of different sizes; be ill after overeating
  • abakiri -- who/they still are; while they are
  • ahakiri -- (where) there still is/are
  • akakiri -- which/it still is
  • ebikiri -- (which/they) still are; while they are
  • ekikiri -- which/it still is
  • obukiri -- which/they/it still are/is
  • okukiri -- which/it still is
  • orukiri -- which/it still is
  • kukirigiita -- tickle
  • abakirimu -- those who are in it
  • ebikirimu -- those which are in it
  • kukiririra -- escape by the skin of the teeth
  • kukiriza -- lift
  • kukiza -- heal; be healed by
  • kukogota -- be huge; be very old
  • kukogota -- scrape out (a pot)
  • kukokoora -- remove a scab
  • kukokoota -- be shrivelled
  • kukokotoroka -- be stretched out (used of animals)
  • kukokotorora -- straighten
  • kukokoza -- be huge; be aged
  • kukoma -- "fasten; tie; imprison; roll up; plant wide apart"
  • kukomaga -- beat barkcloth
  • kukomba -- lick up
  • kukombeera -- reinforce; swarm round
  • kukombeeza -- reinforce; milk with both hands
  • kukomeeka -- mate (used of cats and dogs); meet (used of horns)
  • kukomera -- present a baby for the tooth-cutting ceremony
  • kukomerana -- tie together
  • kukomesa -- perform the ceremony of tooth-cutting
  • kukomoroka -- come undone
  • kukomorora -- "unfasten; unpack"
  • kukomya -- kuk÷mya am½ãsho: blink
  • kukona -- be underdone; prune; castrate
  • kukonagira -- have rheumatic pains
  • kukonda -- fell
  • kukondakonda -- vibrate; dangle; walk loosely
  • kukondeka -- build roughly
  • kukondogoza -- sit with the head bent
  • kukondooka -- bend over; hang out the tongue; throng together
  • kukonesa -- partly cook
  • kukongoora -- lop
  • kukongoota -- tap; pat; knock (at a door)
  • kukongyeera -- be infected; catch fire
  • kukongyeeza -- light (a lamp); take fire from; infect; interfere
  • kukonkoboka -- fall off (used of leaves)
  • kukonkobora -- pull off (branches or leaves); pick
  • kukonoka -- fall off (used of fruit)
  • kukonora -- pull off
  • kukookyeera -- overfill
  • kukoota -- eat raw
  • kukooza -- knock against; walk slowly when ill
  • kukoporora -- copy out
  • kukora -- work; make; do; have a strong flavour; be used; touch; kuk÷r
  • kukoraho -- touch
  • kukorakora -- grope
  • kukorakoza -- rack one's brains
  • kukorangana -- co-operate
  • kukoreesa -- use
  • kukorera -- "work for; serve; put on someone's head"
  • kukoresa -- use; kuk÷resa ÷bugara: work lazily
  • kukoreza -- feed a child with soft food
  • kukorongotana -- clatter
  • kukorora -- cough
  • kukoroza -- "choke; make cough"
  • kukozeesa -- (K) use
  • kukozesa -- use
  • kukuba -- fold; withdraw oneself; surround; kukþba aha: add to; kukþba
  • kukubira -- kukþbira rwagati: surround
  • kukubirana -- fold inside
  • kukubiranisa -- sit with the legs sideways
  • kukubuuka -- "turn to; turn round; turn aside; swerve; kukþbuukana na: tur"
  • kukubuuza -- collect with a stick
  • kukubya -- dub
  • kukugira -- "finish off; trim"
  • kukukumba -- sweep up
  • kukumba -- swagger; roll over
  • kukumirira -- block a path
  • kukuna -- pay homage; show off; entertain
  • kukunama -- expose oneself indecently
  • kukunda -- "like; love"
  • kukundana -- make friends
  • kukundika -- be lovable
  • kukundira -- agree; obey
  • kukunduura -- "quarrel; clear up the grass; denude; devastate"
  • kukuneeta -- scorn
  • kukunga -- howl
  • kukungura -- bring bad luck
  • kukunira -- "entertain; be polite; hospitable"
  • kukunisa -- decorate
  • kukunjuuka -- moult
  • kukunkumuka -- be shaken out
  • kukunkumura -- shake out (esp. mats)
  • kukununkirira -- reach out for
  • kukununtuka -- reach forward
  • kukunya -- scrub
  • kukunyuka -- be scrubbed well; fall (used of leaves); come out (used of h
  • kukunyura -- dehusk; clean up
  • kukunziika -- draft; tack (in sewing)
  • kukura -- grow up; ripen; develop; ebintu nibikþra: there is a lot of
  • kukurasa -- bear a second child
  • kukurata -- follow
  • kukuratira -- go after
  • kukuratsa -- bear a second child
  • kukurika -- be welcome; kurâk½yo: welcome back!
  • kukurikirira -- be persistent
  • kukurira -- "be the leader; be at the head of"
  • kukuritsya -- welcome
  • kukurubana -- drag violently
  • kukurungutana -- search for
  • kukurura -- drag
  • kukururuka -- drag oneself along; drawl
  • kukururuza -- roll one's r's
  • kukuruza -- roll one's r's
  • kukuuba -- rub in; polish
  • kukuuka -- fall out; come from the water (used of cattle)
  • kukuusya -- cry for a long time; be naughty
  • kukuuta -- turn up (the soil); be near childbirth
  • kukuutirira -- be resolute
  • kukuuyuuya -- grind hard; clear a garden for sowing
  • kukuuyuuya -- grind hard; clear a garden for sowing
  • kukwasa -- "help; hold with; hand to; hand over; kukw½sa Úkiniga: an"
  • kukwataho -- touch
  • kukwatakwata -- grope
  • kukwatana -- "be close; grip; hold together; grow dark; kukw½tana obuz½Ãre"
  • kukwatanisa -- "help one another; co-operate; join; put in contact"
  • kukwatirana -- include
  • kukwatirira -- hold on to; uphold
  • kukwatiriza -- pledge; light (one flame) from (another)
  • kukwatisa -- hold with
  • kukwatsa -- "help; hold with; hand to; hand over; kukw½tsa Úkiniga: a"
  • kukwatwa -- be put in prison; be moved by
  • kukwega -- tug
  • kukwerekyereza -- destroy
  • kukyebeba -- eat away
  • kukyebera -- examine
  • kukyeeba -- get a second potato crop
  • kukyeeha -- grow smaller
  • kukyeena -- curse
  • kukyeera -- pass by; arrive very early in the morning
  • kukyeerererwa -- be late
  • bwakyeire -- it is growing late
  • kukyeka -- cut small
  • kukyemura -- shear
  • kukyena -- be neglected
  • kukyendeera -- dwindle
  • kukyenenkuruza -- drain the dregs
  • kukyenga -- realise; guess
  • kukyenguuza -- question (a suspect)
  • kukyengyera -- disappear; sink
  • kukyenuuza -- help (the poor)
  • kukyenya -- blaze
  • kukyera -- go sour; (A) reap (grass); mow
  • kukyereenya -- rust
  • kukyerera -- reap (grass); mow
  • kumaara -- spread cow-dung (on the floor)
  • kumaasha -- aim at
  • kumaatiira -- be sticky
  • kumagamaga -- look about
  • kumamagiza -- strew grass for cattle
  • kumanya -- "know; realise; understand; kumanya bukþru: be cunning; know"
  • kumanyaho -- know about
  • kumanyana gye -- know someone well
  • kumanyiira -- become accustomed to
  • kumanyiisa -- tell; state; 'give' (in answers)
  • kumanyirira -- be accustomed
  • kumanyisa -- tell; state; 'give' (in answers)
  • kumanywa -- be well-known
  • kumara -- spend (time); be enough; put a stop to; (A) offer up
  • kumariira -- be finished up; complete
  • kumaririra -- resolve to; (G) complete; finish off; fulfil
  • kumeguka -- be chipped
  • kumemena -- gnaw; be freezing
  • kumemenwa -- ache with cold (esp. used of bones)
  • kumereera -- live a long time
  • kumesha -- wash by beating
  • kumiga -- press
  • kumiganisa -- jostle
  • kumigisiriza -- press; refrain from tears
  • kumiika -- bring bridal gifts; (A) pasture early
  • kumiisha -- sprinkle; flick; sow by scattering seed; throw away (dirty w
  • kumiisirira -- sprinkle
  • kumira -- swallow
  • kumiramira -- gobble
  • kumirinkuza -- gulp
  • kumirwa -- be swallowed up by the ground (used figuratively in self-pit
  • kumiza -- force to swallow; sink
  • kumoka -- bark
  • kumootoora -- speak through one's nose
  • arimu -- he/she is (in) there; he/she has in him/her
  • erimu -- which/it/they is/are in it; there is/are in it
  • orimu -- "you are inside; who is inside; you have inside you; who has"
  • turimu -- we are inside
  • kumuga -- become crippled
  • kumunyunguza -- rinse (esp. the mouth)
  • kumurika -- "shine (e.g.; a torch); be alight; show proudly; introduce (a"
  • kumurikira -- give light to; show a gift before giving
  • kumurinkana -- "shine; glitter"
  • kumuritsya -- light (a torch)
  • kumwamwatikana -- "shine; glitter; sparkle"
  • kumwaragura -- be confused
  • kumwebwa -- be shaved
  • kumwenya -- smile
  • kumwenyerera -- smile
  • kumwera -- promise to leave alone
  • kumyora -- screw; wind
  • kunaaha -- castrate; (K) grow very tired
  • kunaanuuka -- "speak slowly; drawl"
  • kunafuuka -- grow limp
  • kunaga -- "throw; throw away; kun½ga am½ãsho: look; kun½ga ebâtsya: sha"
  • kunagaija -- be careless
  • kunagaijuza -- be careless
  • kunagamu -- throw away; kun½gamu am½ãsho: look in
  • kunagira -- throw cloth over one's shoulder
  • kunana -- "be stiff; hard"
  • kunanata -- wear good clothes; pacify
  • kunanuka -- be satisfied; be lively
  • kunanukira -- "trust; confide in"
  • kunanura -- satisfy
  • kunanuuka -- be elastic; become flattened
  • tindi -- I am not
  • eine -- which/it/they has/have
  • kuneka -- grow soft; be withered (used of a limb)
  • kunena -- gnaw
  • kunia -- go to stool
  • kuniaganiaga -- stagger
  • kuniagiira -- plod along
  • kunigwa -- be possessed (of an evil spirit)
  • kuniha -- overeat; be too much for
  • kunihiisa -- satisfy one's appetite
  • kunihisa -- satisfy one's appetite
  • kuniikira -- strive
  • kuninga -- be stunted
  • kuninguka -- be notched
  • kuningura -- notch
  • kuniogana -- jostle; be confused
  • kunionioza -- annoy
  • kunoba -- hate
  • kunoga -- be crushed
  • kunogoora -- make pots
  • kunogora -- cut a piece off; take a short cut
  • kunomba -- paint one's face; use cosmetics
  • kunonagira -- hobble
  • kunozya -- crush
  • kunuga -- loathe; be disgusted
  • kunugwa -- be hated
  • kununguna -- be tinged with
  • kunura -- be nice
  • kunurirwa -- have a nice taste in the mouth; be pleased to do
  • kunuza -- make nice
  • kunwekanweka -- flatter
  • kunyaanyaata -- slander
  • kunyaara -- urinate
  • kunyaata -- eat without vegetables or relish
  • kunyabanya -- eat a little; finish up
  • kunyaga -- capture; plunder; swindle; raid cattle
  • kunyangarara -- have a long illness; be poorly off; be troubled
  • kunyangaraza -- "worry; trouble"
  • kunyanyagara -- be half dry; improve a little
  • kunyeeta -- grow older; mature; grow fat
  • kunyeetsa -- bring up (a child)
  • kunyega -- "make a slight movement; twitch"
  • kunyegyera -- climb
  • kunyenya -- leak
  • kunyiga -- swarm; press down on
  • kunyigaanyiga -- wobble
  • kunyigimba -- give oneself airs; rattle
  • kunyigiriza -- squeeze one thing into another
  • kunyogontoka -- crawl
  • kunyohoka -- give in; pay attention
  • kunyohwa -- feel cold; feel ill; have gooseflesh
  • kunyomboroka -- glide; creep
  • kunyongororwa -- feel unsteady
  • kunyongotoka -- be burnt through
  • kunyontora -- unsheathe
  • kunyooma -- blame
  • kunyoomwa -- be blamed; be dissatisfied
  • kunyoora -- screw; wind
  • kunyoroza -- be choked (used of seeds)
  • kunyuguntuka -- grow up
  • kunyugutira -- "suck; munch"
  • kunyurura -- pull
  • kunyururuka -- be elastic
  • kunyuruza -- choke (used of weeds)
  • kunyuuka -- rub together; crush (bananas) for the juice
  • kunyuunya -- lick up
  • kunyuunyuuta -- suck out
  • kunywa -- drink; smoke
  • kunywana -- make friends; make blood-brotherhood
  • kunywebwa -- be drunk up
  • kunywegyera -- kiss
  • kunywengyererwa -- waste away
  • kunywisa -- give to drink
  • kwoga -- bathe;
  • kwogabo -- go on
  • kwogamu -- pass through
  • kwogosha -- twist rope
  • kwogyerera -- make one's way through
  • kwogyeza -- wash in/at
  • kwoha -- push; persuade
  • kwohera -- grow (hair or millet)
  • kwohereza -- send (esp. letters)
  • kwohibwa -- be tempted
  • kwohoka -- be upset
  • kwokyerera -- make a fire-break
  • kwoma -- dry up
  • kwombeka -- build
  • kwombera -- weed
  • kwomera -- dry up ;
  • kwomerana -- be over-dry
  • kwomesereza -- speak vehemently; deny guiit
  • kwomoora -- dress a fresh
  • kwona -- spoil (used of crops)
  • kwondoora -- drink the dregs
  • kwonesa -- let the crops get spoilt
  • kwongonzya -- pester
  • kwongotoka -- be burnt through
  • kwongyera -- continue; add
  • kwongyesereza -- add to
  • kwonjobora -- abuse
  • kwonka -- suck at the breast
  • kwonoka -- be burnt through
  • kwonora -- scald
  • kwontsya -- suckle
  • kworeka -- show ;
  • kworekyerera -- demonstrate
  • kworekyeza --
  • kworoba -- be soft; be obedient
  • kworobera -- obey
  • kworobya -- soften ; make obedient
  • kworora -- look after; bring up ; put in order
  • kworoza -- entrust
  • kwosha -- omit a day
  • kwosya -- be hot ; heat ; roast
  • kwosyosya -- tempt
  • kwota -- warm onesdf
  • kwotera -- fumigate
  • kwotsya -- be hot; heat; roast; ...o(t)sya
  • kwoya -- be hard on; hanker after
  • kwozya -- wash (esp. clothes); cleanse
  • kwozyamu -- penetrate
  • kupaatiika -- accuse falsely
  • kupakasa -- hire; be hired
  • kupakaza -- hire; be hired
  • kupakira -- pack
  • kupakuka -- flicker; walk quickly
  • kupangisa -- "hire (vehicle); pay a fare"
  • kupapaza -- shake the wings (as a cock before crowing)
  • kupiipa -- be feverish
  • kupika -- pump up
  • kupima -- measure; weigh
  • kupimamu -- "count; include"
  • kupukura -- stab
  • kupumpura -- have fly disease
  • kuraaha -- castrate
  • kuraakuuza -- shout at
  • kuraama -- advise from one's deathbed
  • kuraara -- spend the night; live at; go out (used of a fire); sit (used
  • kuraarika -- appoint work for
  • kuraarira -- sit on (eggs)
  • kuraaririza -- postpone
  • kuraariza -- "tell; inform; invite for the next day"
  • kuraaza -- "put up; have (a guest); destroy; put out (a light or a fire)"
  • kuraba -- pass; leave spots out; move; go about; faint
  • kurabaho -- pass along
  • kurabamu -- pass through
  • kurabanamu -- be overworked; wander about
  • kurabanisa -- intertwine
  • kurabuka -- be clever
  • kurabya -- "make to go; send; blossom; kur½bya am½ãsho: look"
  • kuraga -- say goodbye; promise; choose the heir
  • kuragaana -- agree
  • kuragaanisa -- give a guarantee; promise
  • kuragana -- say goodbye to
  • kuragaramu -- take (road)
  • kuragarika -- fall; be scattered
  • kuragaza -- "let fall; blot out; erase; mate successfully (used of a youn"
  • kuragiira -- "order; dismiss; let go"
  • kuragirira -- give instructions
  • kuragura -- prophesy
  • kuragurira -- treat (medically)
  • kuraguza -- consult (a doctor)
  • kuraha -- scratch (used of chickens)
  • arahe -- where is he/she?
  • barahe -- where are they?
  • birahe -- where are they?
  • burahe -- where are they? where is it?
  • kirahe -- where is it?
  • murahe -- where are you?
  • orahe -- where are you ?
  • rirahe -- where is it ?
  • rurahe -- where is it ?
  • turahe -- where is it? where are they ?
  • zirahe -- where are they ?
  • arahi -- where is he/she?
  • barahi -- where are they?
  • birahi -- where are they?
  • burahi -- where are they? where is it?
  • kirahi -- where is it?
  • orahi -- where are you ?
  • rirahi -- where is it ?
  • rurahi -- where is it ?
  • turahi -- where is it ? where a they ?
  • zirahi -- where are they ?
  • kurahi? -- where is it?
  • kurahira -- "promise; swear; vow"
  • kurahiza -- adjure
  • kurahuka -- do quickly; do easily; kurahuka kwija: come early
  • kurahukirira -- do very quickly; do very easily
  • kurahura -- bully
  • kurahutsya -- speed up; facilitate; kurahutsya kwija: come soon
  • kuraiha -- be tall; be long
  • kurainguha -- grow longer
  • kuraisya -- lengthen; raise
  • kuramaara -- live a long time
  • kuramaaza -- give long life to
  • kuramara -- become lame; be crooked
  • kuramatika -- crawl
  • kurambika -- lay
  • kurambikiriza -- stretch out (the legs); be starving
  • kurambira -- lie
  • kurambura -- inspect
  • kurambuuka -- be slow
  • kurambuura -- stretch (the legs); measure with the arms
  • kuramuka -- stop fighting
  • kuramukanisa -- greet one another
  • kuramukanya -- greet one another
  • kuramura -- make peace with; (G) judge; value; kuramura omuhÆndo: bargai
  • kuramutsya -- greet
  • kuramuza -- bargain
  • kuramya -- worship; (RC) adore
  • kuranda -- plane; creep (used of plants)
  • kurandagatana -- prattle away
  • kuranga -- announce
  • kuranga -- serve in the palace
  • kurangaanwa -- be famous
  • kurangaara -- gape
  • kurangaarika -- be outstanding
  • kurangaranga -- be left alone
  • kurangirira -- proclaim
  • kuranguuza -- shout
  • kuranzya -- look into the distance; look expectantly; show up
  • kurara -- "wander; be neglected; overgrown; leave the family"
  • kurarama -- look up
  • kuraramira -- look up at
  • kurarika -- cut wood and leave it
  • kurarika -- look up; look to for help
  • kuraruuka -- return from wandering
  • kurasha -- shoot
  • kurashira -- "shoot at; pulsate"
  • kurasirira -- gush out
  • kuraza -- spoil; neglect; leave untidy; send away from the family
  • kurazarazana -- eat greedily
  • kurebuka -- be loose
  • kureeba -- "see; think; find; experience; oraak÷re oti; n½½k½reeba! if y"
  • kureebaho -- look at; go to see (a senior person)
  • kureebamu -- "give a thought to; consider"
  • kureebana -- meet; face each other
  • kureebareeba -- look about
  • kureebayo -- experience
  • kureebeka -- "be visible; appear; be present; turn up"
  • kureeberera -- supervise
  • kureeberwa ngu -- look as if
  • kureeberwamu -- be transparent
  • kureebya -- "betray; 'let down'"
  • kureega -- start (a song); tighten (a drum or a bow)
  • kureeguuka -- come unstrung
  • kureeguura -- slacken
  • kureereeta -- hang down
  • kureesa -- cause to bring; smoke; ekishengye ky'okurÚÚsezamu: smoki
  • kureesamu -- inhale; understand
  • kureeta -- bring; fetch; hand in; cause; kurÚ¶ta obþryo: give a reason
  • kureetana -- bring along
  • kureeterera -- bring to the point; cause (used with an object and verb)
  • kureetesa -- bring by means of
  • kureetsa -- smoke; cause to bring; ekishengye ky'÷kurÚÚtsezamu: smok
  • kureetsamu -- understand; inhale
  • kureetwa -- come; come about
  • kurega -- tell tales on; backbite
  • kuregana -- continually accuse
  • kuregyeka -- lay on top
  • kuregyeta -- jabber
  • kurekuka -- fall from the hand
  • kurekura -- set free; leave (a job)
  • kurekurira -- hand over to
  • kurekyera -- throw at; kurekyera aho: let go
  • kurema -- be too much for; make (from leather)
  • kurema -- become lame
  • kuremara -- become lame
  • kuremba -- be very ill; be thoroughly beaten; quarrel; call from a dist
  • kurembesereza -- comfort (a child)
  • kuremeesa -- prevent; puzzle; make impossible
  • kuremeeza -- weigh down; make difficult
  • kuremera -- become lame
  • kuremesa -- prevent; puzzle; make impossible
  • kuremeza -- make lame
  • kuremuuka -- come undone
  • kuremuura -- be tired out; come to an end; loosen (a shoe)
  • kuremwa -- be unsuccessful; give up; be undecided
  • kurenda -- be thick (used of beer)
  • kurendemuka -- be viscous; be stupid
  • kurenga -- be mean; test; measure; kurenga eiz÷ùba aha: tell the time b
  • kurenga -- go from view; set (used of the sun); break (a record or a la
  • kurengahara -- be ignorant
  • kurengana -- go to and from
  • kurenganisa -- compare
  • kurenganisa -- clasp
  • kurengarenga -- be twilight
  • kurengwa -- kurengwa omwÅka: miss a season's cultivation
  • kurengyerera -- guess
  • kurengyesereza -- be excessive
  • kurengyeza -- wink at; throw over
  • kurenzya -- have too much; kurÆnzya am½ãsho: take one's eyes off; kurÆnz
  • kurera -- rear (a child)
  • kurereera aho -- leave off
  • kurerura -- remove scum
  • ari -- he/she is
  • abari -- who/they are
  • agari -- which/it/they is/are
  • agakiri -- which/it/they still is/are
  • akari -- which/it is
  • atari -- (when) he/she is not
  • ebiri -- which/they are
  • ekiri -- which/it/they still is/are; while it/they still is/are
  • eriri -- which/it is
  • erikiri -- which/it still is
  • eritari -- which/it is not
  • etari -- which/it/they is/are not
  • eziri -- which/they are
  • ezikiri -- which/they still are
  • ezitari -- which/they are not
  • muri -- you (pl. ) are
  • mukiri -- you still are
  • mutari -- (when) you are not
  • nkiri -- I still am
  • ntari -- (when) I am not
  • ori -- you are ; who is ; (N) that (person) over there
  • oburi -- which/it/they is/are
  • oguri -- which/it is
  • ogukiri -- which/it still is
  • okiri -- you still are; who still is
  • okuri -- which/it is
  • oruri -- which/it is
  • otari -- (when) you are not; who is not
  • oturi -- which/it is; which/they are
  • otukiri -- which/it/they still is/are
  • tari -- he/she is not
  • takiri -- he/she no longer is
  • teri -- it/they is/are not
  • tekiri -- it/they no longer is/are
  • tinkiri -- I am no longer
  • tori -- you are not
  • tokiri -- you are no longer
  • turi -- we are
  • tukiri -- we still are
  • tutari -- (when) we are not
  • kuriba -- fail to sell
  • kuribata -- tread on
  • kuribya -- stop someone selling; be unsold
  • kurigatsa -- lick
  • kurigira -- fall in love
  • kurigita -- patter (of feet)
  • kurigitsa -- chase; tramp; thunder
  • kuriha -- sue; pay damages
  • ariho -- he/she is here; he/she has on him/her
  • abariho -- who/they are here
  • agariho -- which/it/they is/are there; there is/are
  • ahariho -- (where) there is/are
  • akariho -- which/it is here; (which) there is
  • ebiriho -- which/they are here
  • ekiriho -- which/it is there
  • eririho -- which/it is here
  • eziriho -- which/they are here
  • muriho -- you (pl. ) are here
  • oriho -- "you are here; who is here"
  • oburiho -- which/it/they is/are here
  • okuriho -- which/it is here
  • oruriho -- which/it is there
  • tariho -- he/she is not there
  • teriho -- it/they is/are not here
  • turiho -- we are here
  • kuriibwa -- be eaten
  • kuriima -- select a wife
  • kuriira -- eat at; eat in; ekishengye ky'÷kurââramu: dining-room
  • kuriisa -- feed; herd
  • kuriita -- bolt (the door); tie tightly; trap; start (a dance)
  • kurima -- "dig (holes; as a housebreaker)"
  • kurimanganya -- trick
  • kurimbagirirwa -- be puzzled
  • kurimbatura -- scorch
  • kurimbiika -- be huddled together
  • kurimbuka -- burn fiercely
  • kurimbura -- uproot
  • oburimi -- which/it/they is/are in it
  • kurimirira -- dig through
  • abarimu -- who /they are in it
  • agarimu -- which/it/they is/are in it; there is/are in it
  • aharimu -- (in which) there is/are
  • akarimu -- which/it is in it; (which) there is inside
  • ebirimu -- which/they are in it
  • ekirimu -- which/it is inside; (which) there is in it
  • eririmu -- which/it is there
  • ezirimu -- which/they are inside
  • murimu -- there is in you (pl.); you (pl.) are in there
  • ogurimu -- which/it is in it; there is in it
  • okurimu -- which/it is inside; (which) there is in it
  • orurimu -- which/it is inside
  • tarimu -- he/she is not inside
  • terimu -- it/they is/are not inside
  • kurinda -- look after; watch; keep; kurinda sÆnte: save money
  • kurindagira -- be blind
  • kuringaana -- be in line
  • kuringaanira -- be equal; be in order
  • kuringaaniza -- put in order; (RC) check
  • kuringirika -- be clean
  • kuringirira -- pet; clean well
  • kuringuriza -- peep
  • kurira -- cry
  • kuririra -- lament
  • kurita -- be overripe (used of bananas)
  • abariyo -- who/they are there
  • agariyo -- which/it/they is/are there
  • ahariyo -- (where) there is/are
  • akariyo -- which/it is there; (which) there is
  • ebiriyo -- which/they are there
  • ekiriyo -- which/it is there; (which) there is
  • eririyo -- which/it is there
  • eziriyo -- which/they are there
  • muriyo -- there you (pl. ) are; you ( pl ) are there
  • oriyo -- you are there; who is there;
  • oburiyo -- which/it/they is/are there
  • oguriyo -- which/it is there
  • okuriyo -- which/it is there; (where) there is
  • oruriyo -- which/it is there
  • tariyo -- he/she is not there
  • teriyo -- itlthey is/are not there
  • turiyo -- we are there
  • oriyo ota -- how are you?
  • kuriza -- cause tears
  • kurobora -- drill; make holes in
  • kuroboramu -- take a share; take a commission
  • kurofahara -- be dirty
  • kuroga -- bewitch
  • kurogorora -- exorcise
  • kurogota -- rave
  • kuroha -- push over
  • kurohama -- fail completely
  • kurokoka -- survive from starvation
  • kurokora -- save from starvation
  • kuromba -- get a chill
  • kuronda -- trace; look for; (G) choose
  • kurondogora -- wander in speech
  • kurondooka -- ooze; be a drunkard
  • kurongoora -- remunerate; present
  • abarooma -- Romans
  • kuroota -- dream; eiguru ry½roota: the unexpected happened
  • kurootorora -- interpret dream(s)
  • kuroreera -- allow; look on at
  • kuroronga -- be left without an overseer
  • kurotama -- squat
  • kuroza -- test
  • kuruba -- fail to sell
  • kurubya -- stop someone selling
  • kuruga -- emerge; come out; go out; kuruga omu b½Ãsi: get off a bus
  • kurugaho -- go away; do eventually
  • kurugamu -- come out; get off (a bus); break out (used of war)
  • kurugayo -- come
  • kurugwa -- cause
  • kurugwaho -- cause
  • kurugwamu -- produce
  • kuruha -- grow tired
  • kuruka -- weave; knit
  • kuruma -- bite
  • kurumbaara -- block a view; stand out; loom up; be lofty
  • kurumira -- be gritty (used of food)
  • kurumuura -- give an antidote for a bite
  • kurunduka -- go downhill; fall over
  • kurunga -- season; decorate; improve
  • kurungama -- crouch ready for a jump
  • kururuma -- be haunted; rumble (used of a waterfall) be fierce
  • kurusya -- tire
  • kuruuma -- have swollen legs
  • kuruuza -- "be poised; rear up for striking"
  • kurwana -- "fight; struggle"
  • kurwanirira -- fight for; help
  • kurwanisa -- fight against
  • kurwara -- become ill
  • kurwaza -- make ill; nurse
  • kurya -- eat; irritate; kþrya obw½mi: come of age; become a chief; kþ
  • kuryaho -- "use up; spend"
  • kuryangatanisa -- swindle
  • kuryarya -- "deceive; cheat"
  • kuryobesereza -- persuade
  • kusa -- grind
  • kusaabunga -- sway when walking
  • kusaanuuka -- be mashed
  • kusaasa -- hurt; be needed badly
  • kusaasibwa -- need
  • kusaasira -- pity; have mercy on; forgive
  • kusambisiriwa -- be in a rage
  • kusangira -- cover roughly
  • kuseebwa -- be ground
  • kuseera -- overcharge
  • kuseesa -- kuseesa ekâro: spend the whole night
  • kuseeta -- be sarcastic
  • kuseetera -- sneer at
  • kuseetuka -- go to graze
  • kuseetura -- take to graze
  • kushaaga -- be plenty; be left over
  • kushaagisa -- have an abundance; make a profit
  • kushaagiza -- offend
  • kushaagura -- make a profit
  • kushaakiira -- diagnose; divine
  • kushaakuza -- ask riddles
  • kushaara -- sizzle; solder
  • kushaara -- make a prayer
  • kushaarira -- be cruel; be bitter
  • kushaarirwa -- be hurt
  • kushaaruuka -- be reaped
  • kushaaruura -- finish harvesting
  • kushaasha -- "be in pain; feel unwell; be sorry; sad"
  • kushaaya -- be stuck
  • kushaayuura -- bring out (of the mud)
  • kushaazya -- bully; leave over
  • kushaazyamu -- make a profit
  • kushaba -- pray; ask for
  • kushabagiza -- do roughly
  • kushabiriza -- pester
  • kushagara -- accompany
  • kushagarira -- give cows to a daughter on marriage
  • kushagatira -- crowd round
  • kushagika -- decorate (the hair)
  • kushahura -- rescue (things) from damage; confiscate
  • kushaija -- serve (used of cattle)
  • kushaka -- go and work for food
  • kushakaara -- thatch
  • kushakaaza -- thatch with
  • kushakamba -- grow bushy
  • kushamaara -- "stare; gape"
  • kushamaariza -- astonish
  • kushamba -- kick; stamp; become dry; writhe in agony
  • kushambana -- commit fornication or adultery
  • kushambisa -- go sour (used of milk)
  • kushambuura -- remove thatch
  • kushana -- be sunny
  • kushanda -- lie flat
  • kushandaara -- overflow
  • kushandaaza -- spill
  • kushanga -- meet; find
  • kushangwa -- become; come about
  • kushanshuma -- take meat when slaughtering
  • kushanuura -- "darn; mend baskets"
  • kushara -- be mad
  • kushara -- cut; order (goods); be in charge
  • kusharabaga -- sketch
  • kusharagura -- cut up
  • kusharara -- be numb
  • kusharaza -- numb
  • kusharuka -- be cut (used of the body)
  • kusharura -- carve wood
  • kushashaanuka -- grow warm; be straightened
  • kushashaanura -- put straight when crumpled; spread (wings)
  • kushashaguza -- weave badly
  • kushashanguka -- be smashed
  • kushashangura -- smash
  • kushashura -- pay
  • kushashuza -- charge (a price)
  • kushatagurika -- "be split; cracked"
  • kushaza -- madden
  • kushaza -- cut with; buy (tickets)
  • kushazashaza -- pass (in football)
  • kushebuka -- sprout again
  • kusheega -- be rampant; grow fierce
  • kusheemeeka -- sigh
  • kusheenya -- shuffle (the feet)
  • kusheenya -- pull down; gather firewood
  • kusheenyagura -- "break; crush"
  • kusheenyagurika -- "be broken; crushed"
  • kusheenyuka -- fall to pieces
  • kusheenyura -- pull down (a house)
  • kusheesha -- pull down (a house); break (used of the dawn); spend a night
  • kusheesheka -- be poured out
  • kushegura -- pillow
  • kushegyenya -- push a little
  • kushegyerera -- clear the grass from round a tree
  • kusheka -- laugh
  • kushekanka -- giggle
  • kushekura -- pound
  • kushekyera -- decimate; grow (millet)
  • kushekyerera -- "mock; laugh at"
  • kushekyereza -- hold up to ridicule
  • kushemba -- treat (medically); deal with; agree; wrap up
  • kushembuka -- walk slowly when ill
  • kushembutsya -- support; help to walk
  • kushembuuka -- be loose
  • kushembuura -- release; uncover
  • kushemera -- be pleasant; be proper; be clean
  • kushemerera -- be fitting; be pleasing; kitushemereire: we ought
  • kushemerererwa -- be interested in; be pleased with
  • kushemererwa -- be glad; like to
  • kushemeza -- put right; please; interest; improve; beautify; operate on;
  • kushemuuka -- be pacified; be educated; clear up (used of the weather)
  • kushenda -- divorce
  • kushendashenda -- attract
  • kushendekyerereza -- "see off; accompany"
  • kushendekyereza -- see off (a guest); accompany
  • kushenga -- serve a new master
  • kushengyeera -- buy beer
  • kushengyera -- visit the king
  • kushenshebuka -- pass through a bushy place
  • kushenshera -- permeate
  • kusheregyenya -- push a little
  • kusherura -- look for; rise (used of the full moon)
  • kusheruza -- kusheruza engaro: fumble
  • kusheshemura -- nauseate
  • kushetsya -- amuse
  • kushigisha -- stir (millet)
  • kushiija -- serve (used of cattle)
  • kushiisha -- spoil; do wrong; sin
  • kushiishagura -- waste
  • kushinja -- testify against
  • kushisha -- be chubby
  • kushisha -- be fat
  • kushishwa -- shrink from
  • kushishwa -- shrink from
  • kushoba -- be wrong; grow worse
  • kushobanisa -- entangle
  • kushobekanisa -- intertwine
  • kushobera -- baffle
  • kushoberwa -- be baffled; forget
  • kushobeza -- disappoint
  • kushoboorokyera -- be intelligible to
  • kushoboorokyerwa -- understand
  • kushoborora -- explain; decide; describe
  • kushobya -- be wrong; make a mistake
  • kushogoita -- kill a sick animal
  • kushogoya -- reach adolescence
  • kushoha -- fish
  • kushohoka -- be lost (used of animals)
  • kushohora -- go outside; kushohora ÷mwÅka: sow the first crop
  • kushohorora -- pull out
  • kushohoza -- let out; take outside; turn out; spend (money)
  • kushoka -- insert; wind its way (used of a road)
  • kushokaashoka -- "kushokashoka ebigambo: urge; incite"
  • kushokonkora -- stab repeatedly
  • kushokoza -- comb
  • kushomaho -- read about
  • kushomba -- fetch (grass)
  • kushombagirira -- fetch one by one
  • kushombooka -- come from hiding
  • kushomboora -- pilfer
  • kushomera -- dictate to
  • kushomerera -- drink while eating
  • kushomesa -- teach
  • kushonda -- pick up; peck; be thin (used of a banana)
  • kushongoka -- "be clever; quick; be sharpened; (A) be favoured; presume upo"
  • kushongora -- sharpen; (A) show favour
  • kushonjoorana -- fight (used of cocks)
  • kushononoka -- waste away; drip
  • kushonshomera -- eat ravenously
  • kushonshoreka -- insert
  • kushooba -- stalk; be clumsy
  • kushoobooka -- creep along
  • kushooboora -- do slowly
  • kushoobootsya -- take by stealth
  • kushoora -- test using the trial by poison
  • kushora -- "pay taxes; (A) play ekishoro"
  • kushoreza -- sniff; breathe in
  • kushoroma -- pick
  • kushoronga -- be side by side
  • kushoronzya -- put side by side
  • kushoroora -- select; sort out; set apart
  • kushororoka -- be straight; be lined up
  • kushoshoora -- pull out
  • kushotooka -- walk feebly
  • kushoza -- collect taxes
  • kushubagura -- tell lies
  • kushubira -- repeat
  • kushubiriza -- plaster
  • kushubwa -- lose
  • kushugaana -- be virgin; ashugaine: safe and sound
  • kushugyeera -- sprout again; spread news
  • kushuhuuka -- go foraging
  • kushuhuusya -- take food to one's family; take the family forgaging; wa
  • kushuka -- pour; splash
  • kushukaanura -- pour from one vessel into another
  • kushumba -- be in service
  • kushumbuusha -- compensate
  • kushumikanisa -- "splice; mend (a rope)"
  • kushuna -- pinch; nip; develop (used of breasts)
  • kushundura -- pay in full
  • kushunga -- "flatter; (A) rub; polish"
  • kushungaana -- be opposite; orubaju orushung½ãne: opposite side
  • kushungirika -- put unsafely
  • kushungisa -- tease
  • kushungura -- winnow
  • kushungyeera -- threaten (used of rain)
  • kushunira -- prune
  • kushunshura -- gin (cotton)
  • kushura -- long for; aryashura ki? (A) how much the more...!
  • kushurika -- do trellis work
  • kushuruguturura -- scoop out
  • kushusha -- "seem; look"
  • kushushana -- look like (followed by na)
  • kushushura -- "wipe; rub out; blot; clean (a blackboard)"
  • kushutama -- sit down
  • kushutuka -- seat
  • kushutura -- lift up
  • kushuubuka -- come off (used of skin)
  • kushuuhuuka -- go foraging
  • kushuuhuutsya -- watch for; take food to one's family; take the family fo
  • kushuuma -- go down
  • kushuumya -- lower
  • kushuura -- visit the sick; examine a trap
  • kushuuriza -- peep
  • kushuuruuka -- be revealed; abate
  • kushuuruura -- uncover; watch for the arrival of; open (a book)
  • kushuushuura -- shred
  • kushwara -- be ashamed
  • kushwaza -- bring shame upon
  • kushweka -- cover; shut (a book)
  • kushwekyerera -- cover up
  • kushwera -- marry a wife
  • kushwerana -- get married
  • kushwererera -- arrange a marriage
  • kushwerwa -- be married (used of a woman)
  • kushwijuma -- examine
  • kusiba -- fasten; lock; imprison
  • kusibaasibya -- cover the traces of a crime
  • kusibaaza -- stagger
  • kusibika -- tether; trip up
  • kusibukana -- sway
  • kusibura -- untether
  • kusibwa -- be imprisoned
  • kusiga -- vow; (K) leave behind; arrive first
  • kusigaho -- leave there
  • kusigaigana -- shirk
  • kusigara -- be left; stay
  • kusigaraho -- be left over
  • kusigazaho -- have left
  • kusigira -- entrust to
  • kusigirira -- leave a space
  • kusiguura -- pay one's vows; keep a promise
  • kusiiba -- spend the day; stay; keep on; used to (in the past tense); k
  • kusiibakwe -- go hungry
  • kusiibakwo -- go hungry
  • kusiiburuka -- break one's fast
  • kusiiga -- paint; smear; flatter
  • kusiigiriza -- rub smooth
  • kusiikiriza -- drive cattle (by hissing)
  • kusiikura -- accelerate
  • kusiikuuka -- be rough (used of the sea)
  • kusiima -- "thank; say 'thank you'; praise; admire; please; like; prefer"
  • kusiimisa -- make praiseworthy
  • kusiimuura -- dust
  • kusiimwa -- be accepted
  • kusiira -- make a reed ceiling
  • kusiira -- give meat
  • kusiisa -- ask for meat
  • kusiisibana -- heal up
  • kusiisibanisa -- wipe over
  • kusiisibiriza -- rub
  • kusiisiina -- just refrain from
  • kusiisikara -- be spoilt; go wrong
  • kusiisira -- sin against; spoil; (A) encamp
  • kusiita -- crush
  • kusika -- pull
  • kusikamba -- be unwilling
  • kusikana -- be squashed together
  • kusikanisa -- force in
  • kusikankura -- pull violently
  • kusikimba -- sob
  • kusikina -- hiccough
  • kusikuka -- be pulled up
  • kusikura -- gnaw at
  • kusimba -- "erect; place upright; kusimba am½ju: kneel"
  • kusimbikiriza -- stand on tiptoe
  • kusimbura -- remove; move with an effort; set in motion
  • kusimbuza -- prepare or adjust a load for the head
  • kusimiza -- "wink; beckon to"
  • kusimoimora -- examine a bundle through a hole
  • kusina -- scold
  • kusinda -- be drunk; not say one's husband's name; (K) sigh with pain;
  • kusindama -- be uprooted
  • kusindamya -- overturn; uproot
  • kusindika -- push; strive
  • kusindikira -- bear down on
  • kusindikirira -- push along
  • kusindirira -- bring ill luck
  • kusinduka -- be uprooted
  • kusindura -- uproot
  • kusinduuka -- become sober
  • kusinduura -- sober
  • kusinga -- overcome; give the right answer; kusinga aha kitÚbe: sit on
  • kusingisiriza -- respect; honour
  • kusingiza -- praise; thank
  • kusingorera -- sweep
  • kusingura -- overcome
  • kusingyeera -- crush hard with the feet
  • kusinika -- kusinika am½ãno: clench the teeth
  • kusinsimuka -- go down
  • kusinsina -- stop oneself from saying
  • kusinza -- intoxicate
  • kusinziira -- become sleepy
  • kusira -- go out (used of a fire)
  • kusiraamuka -- become a Muslim
  • kusiraara -- wither; go unwillingly
  • kusirasiza -- soothe
  • kusiriira -- be scorched
  • kusiriitana -- wrestle
  • kusiriiza -- scorch
  • kusirikirira -- hold one's breath; be exhausted; vanish
  • kusirikiriza -- kusârikiriza am½ãsho: gaze into the distance
  • kusisira -- long for; be like
  • kusita -- pierce with a skewer
  • kusiza -- cool with water; damp down (a fire)
  • kusizika -- be exhausted
  • kusooma -- do a stamping dance
  • kusoomora -- rub smooth
  • kusoora -- bite off (millet)
  • kusoorera -- weed bananas
  • kusuusa -- swing
  • kusya -- "be cooked; be ready; catch fire; be burned;; (-syeire) (K) b"
  • kusyaha -- hate
  • kusyahukira -- scold
  • kusyama -- err; be off the point
  • kusyamuka -- come back
  • kusyangirira -- stir (maize porridge)
  • kusyankana -- flash
  • kusyaza -- sharpen
  • kusyoka -- rush away
  • kusyora -- come to drink (used of cattle)
  • kusyorera -- "be insolent; answer spitefully"
  • kusyosyoza -- "twitter; chirp"
  • kusyurira -- remind someone of past offences
  • kuta -- "put; guess; answer correctly; kþta aha rubaju: take aside; k"
  • kutaaga -- prowl; seek pity
  • kutaagurura -- dance (with arm-waving); go dancing
  • kutaaguza -- be awkward
  • kutaaha -- go in; go home; wax (used of the moon); put on (clothes); en
  • kutaahamu -- enter; go into (arithmetical division)
  • kutaahira -- go into a hive
  • kutaahirira -- go to quarrel with (in an enemy's house)
  • kutaahirirwa -- be reduced to (a state of)
  • kutaahiriza -- track down
  • kutaaka -- do beadwork
  • kutaama -- be stupid
  • kutaanyagura -- tear up
  • kutaanyagurika -- be torn up
  • kutaaruuka -- find the way home
  • kutaaruura -- fetch one by one
  • kutaasha -- recommend someone as a wife
  • kutaashura -- pay (originally a doctor)
  • kutaasya -- bring in; invite; kutaasya enjara: suffer famine; kutaasya o
  • kutaasyamu -- put in
  • kutaataana -- scatter; (K) be scattered (used of seed)
  • kutaayaaya -- go visiting
  • kutaayaayira -- visit
  • kutaayaayisa -- "invite; entertain"
  • kutaba -- be variegated; distort; cover over; patch (cloth)
  • kutabaara -- go to war; destroy; visit the capital
  • kutabaariza -- accuse; sue
  • kutabaaruka -- return from the capital; return safely
  • kutabaarutsya -- congratulate
  • kutabaataba -- "muddle up; confuse"
  • kutabaatabuka -- "be stirred up; be in a muddle"
  • kutabaaza -- cause war; (A) go to law; bury a king
  • kutabaguza -- hurry
  • kutabanguka -- be stirred up
  • kutabangura -- stir up
  • kutabika -- bury
  • kutabira -- "till; dig deep; plant (potatoes)"
  • kutabura -- mix; stir; make (tea)
  • kutagaija -- walk painfully
  • kutagarara -- extend
  • kutagata -- be warm
  • kutagatsa -- warm
  • kutaguka -- be torn
  • kutagura -- tear
  • kutaha -- draw (water)
  • kutahata -- hold in the open palm
  • kutahiisa -- let down (a bucket)
  • kutahirira -- pour water into a boiling pot
  • kutahisa -- let down (a bucket)
  • kutaho -- "put there; put up; put down (write); adopt; use; set (sums);"
  • abataine -- who/they have not
  • akataine -- which/it has not
  • etaine -- which/it/they has/have not
  • ebitaine -- which/they have not
  • ekitaine -- which/it has not
  • otaine -- (when) you have not; who has not
  • obutaine -- which/it/they has/have not
  • ogutaine -- which/it has not
  • okutaine -- which/it has not
  • kutaisa -- have something put
  • kutaka -- cry for mercy
  • eritakareebwaga -- remarkable
  • kutama -- "disgust; weary"
  • kutamba -- offer sacrifice; rescue; nigutÅmoa: it is useful (used of w
  • kutambaara -- nag
  • kutambika -- throw a short distance
  • kutambira -- "heal; cure save; sacrifice to; (A) exorcise"
  • kutambuuka -- stride
  • kutamika -- "feed; feed into (e. g.; a machine)"
  • kutamira -- put into one's mouth
  • kutamu -- put in; kþtamu enkazto: go forward
  • kutamuuza -- skin (papyrus)
  • kutamwa -- be tired
  • kutana -- fester; (A) happen
  • kutanaka -- vomit
  • kutanda -- rape; spread round when grazing
  • kutandaarika -- spread (a tent)
  • kutandaaza -- "spread; put down (cement)"
  • kutandaguza -- walk unsteadily after being pushed; reel
  • kutandama -- stand or sit astrãde; omuzi ogþtandasni: fibrous root
  • kutandamiriza -- stand astride
  • kutandika -- start work
  • kutanga -- go ahead; press in upon; bring back; (G) fine
  • kutangaara -- be surprised
  • kutangaatira -- be surprised at
  • kutangaaza -- surprise
  • kutangaho -- precede
  • kutangana -- meet
  • kutangata -- grasp in hand while carrying other thângs
  • kutangatangana -- compete; push one another out of the way
  • kutangira -- beat (in hunting)
  • kutangirira -- "go to meet; welcome; worship"
  • kutangiriza -- catch (dripping water)
  • kutanirirwa -- fester
  • kutantamuka -- grow larger (used of a wound)
  • kutantamura -- blossom
  • kutara -- gambol
  • kutarabana -- run about
  • kutaragaza -- run fast
  • kutarama -- "settle down; call in on ; be shallow be wide; sit up late"
  • kutaranga -- run away; be scattered
  • kutaratamba -- come into the eyes (used of tears)
  • kutaratambwa -- have tears in the eyes
  • kutarataruka -- be unsteady
  • abatari -- who/they are not
  • agatari -- which/it/they is/are not
  • ebitari -- which/they are not
  • ekitari -- which/it is not
  • ogutari -- which/it is not
  • okutari -- which/it is not
  • orutari -- which/it is not
  • otutari -- whichjit is not; which/ they are not
  • kutarika -- dry (meat); begin to form (said of grains)
  • kutarikiriza -- dry at a fire
  • kutarira -- quarrel about; (K) take a message
  • kutarirana -- quarrel
  • kutaruza -- stagger
  • kutata -- spy; do the wrong thing
  • kutatamuka -- splinter
  • kutayo -- take aim
  • kutebeekana -- be controlled; be obedient; sit still; (K) be level
  • kutebeekanisa -- arrange; improve; instill
  • kutebeekyera -- calm down
  • kutebereza -- tell more; tebere: tell us more! (said by a listener to a s
  • kutebeza -- preach
  • kutebuka -- look back
  • kutebya -- tell (a story); converse
  • kuteeba -- overshoot; aim well; guess
  • kuteebereza -- "imagãne; guess"
  • kuteebwa -- not to forget
  • kuteebwa -- be put
  • kuteega -- cry a lot (said of babies) ; (K) vow
  • kuteekama -- perch; sit (used of animals)
  • kuteekamiriza -- wait expectantly for (food)
  • kuteekaniriza -- prepare for
  • kuteekateeka -- think; hope; prepare; intend
  • kuteekateekaho -- "think of; consider"
  • kuteekateekyera -- prepare for; be suspicious of
  • kuteekurura -- unpack
  • kuteekwa -- kutÚÚkwa ahansi: perform the sitting;up ceremony when a chi
  • kuteekyera -- prepare (beer)
  • kuteekyereza -- consider; suppose; tell stories
  • kuteera -- "hit; strike ; invade; catch; peck; lay (eggs); put for; kutÚ"
  • kuteeraho -- try
  • kuteerama -- become puddles
  • kuteeramya -- make holes for the rain
  • kuteerana -- assemble; meet; agree; fight with; join battle; add (arith
  • kuteerera -- fill with hop; limp;
  • kuteerwa -- be caught in the rain
  • kuteesa -- confer
  • kuteeterera -- beat
  • kuteeza -- respond; cause to strike ; multiply (arithmetic)
  • kutega -- trap; fish for; get better; (A) shave;
  • kutegama -- grow crooked (used of plants)
  • kutegana -- be very tired; be bothered
  • kutegurura -- unset a trap
  • kuteguuta -- take from a trap; save from temptation; put away; sprout; (A
  • kutegyeka -- rule ; manage
  • kutegyekwa -- be accustomed
  • kutegyereza -- wait for
  • kuteisa -- rebuke
  • kuteishuka -- miss the way; impede
  • kutema -- fell; slash
  • kutemaho -- cut (esp. wages)
  • kutemba -- climb; (A) go to bed (used of a king); kutanba omu baÃsi: ge
  • kutemba -- flow (used of water)
  • kutembamu -- get on (a bus)
  • kutembeitura -- lift and carry with an effort
  • kutembera -- fall back (on an argument)
  • kutembeya -- trade; settle in a new place
  • kutemburuka -- go down
  • kutembuuta -- begin something new
  • kutembya -- hoist
  • kutemesa -- fell with; accuse falsely
  • kutemuka -- be burst
  • kutemurura -- weed bananas
  • kutenda -- become slack (used of a rope)
  • kutendeka -- initiate; (A) train
  • kutendera -- procure
  • kutenenkyerera -- settle (used of muddy liquid)
  • kutenga -- covet; be willing
  • kutengatenga -- wobble
  • kutenguka -- slip (used of earth)
  • kutengwa -- excavate
  • kutengyeetsa -- pull tug
  • kutengyerera -- be shaky
  • kutensa -- confer
  • kutenteberera -- run off into the bush; ricochet
  • kutentebuka -- subside
  • kutera -- go bad; get worse (used of a wound)
  • kuterama -- settle down; call in on; be shallow; be wide; sit up late
  • kuterebuka -- slip from the hands
  • kuterebura -- go bad
  • kutereera -- be straight
  • kutereeza -- straighten
  • kutereka -- hand round
  • kuterekyerera -- "be in rows; be lined up"
  • kuterekyerera -- offer to (the spirits)
  • kuterera -- be slippery; limp
  • kutereza -- make smooth and slippery
  • kuterura -- "lift out; lift off"
  • kutesa -- "spoil (a child); make spoilt"
  • kuteta. -- be spoilt (used of a child)
  • kuteteerwa -- "lie low; play possum"
  • kutetema -- shiver; tremble; be rancid (used of butter)
  • kutetera -- cackle
  • kutetsa -- "spoil (a child); make spoilt"
  • kuteza -- make worse
  • kutezya -- be symmetrical (used of horns)
  • kutfurura -- move (house and goods)
  • kutibirana -- mix up
  • kutiga -- be stubborn
  • kutiganda -- cut wood for building
  • kutigita -- shake up
  • kutiiha -- shovel
  • kutiina -- be afraid
  • kutiinisa -- frighten
  • kutiinuuka -- lose one's fear
  • kutiiza -- lend; borrow (things other than money)
  • kutimba -- dig holes; cut holes (in teeth); pester
  • kutimbira -- deny knowledge; grudge; start from; fall from; bury in; com
  • kutimbura -- stab; beat; mix with beer
  • kutimbyamu -- dig out; bring from hiding
  • kutinda -- bridge
  • kutinduura -- take down (a bed)
  • kutinga -- commit sodomy
  • kutiriga -- curl the hair by rubbing clay on it
  • kutirima -- frisk about
  • kutirimbatirimbuka -- stampede
  • kutitira -- shiver
  • kutitiza -- chill
  • kutobera -- sink
  • kutobora -- have sexual intercourse
  • kutoborora -- stir (beer)
  • kutobya -- mix into
  • kutoga -- sample (millet)
  • kutogyera -- reap; begin a season; change (used of the weather)
  • kutoija -- "present (a superior) with; pay tribute"
  • kutokoora -- fish out
  • kutokoorekana -- make a din
  • kutokooza -- flick into
  • kutomera -- knock into
  • kutomora -- pay a deposit
  • kutona -- stipple; announce an unexpected event
  • kutonda -- begin to grow (used of hair or feathers)
  • kutondagira -- pick one's steps; (A) give details
  • kutondoora -- investigate; kutondoora obukomooko: trace one's descent
  • kutondoramu -- pluck out
  • kutoneka -- chafe
  • kutonekara -- be chafed
  • kutonera -- sting
  • kutongana -- "bring up (a prisoner); bring to law; quarrel; dispute"
  • kutonganira -- plead for
  • kutonganisa -- kutonganisa orubanga: try a case
  • kutongora -- popularise; grow fond of
  • kutontoma -- grumble
  • kutonzya -- be sad
  • kutooka -- sprout
  • kutoonya -- drip
  • kutoonyerera -- drizzle
  • kutoonyeza -- "dot; mark; tick"
  • kutoonyoroka -- stop drizzling
  • kutoora -- "take (a path); go (that way); dress finely; do properly; tak"
  • kutooramu -- choose from
  • kutoorana -- choose
  • kutooranamu -- choose from
  • kutooratoora -- pick up
  • kutooreka -- become common
  • kutooreza -- copy
  • kutooza -- follow a trail; be weak in health
  • kutoroboza -- "pick up; glean"
  • kutoroka -- run away; emigrate
  • kutorongyeza -- water (used of the eyes)
  • kutorora -- free
  • kutorotoora -- pick up
  • kutota -- grow soft
  • kutoya -- imitate
  • kutsiba -- fasten; imprison; lock
  • kutsiba -- die down
  • kutsibaaza -- stagger
  • kutsibama -- linger
  • kutsibasibya -- cover the traces of a crime
  • kutsibika -- tether; trip up
  • kutsibukana -- sway
  • kutsibura -- untether
  • kutsibura -- strike
  • kutsibwa -- be put in prison
  • kutsiga -- leave behind; arrive before
  • kutsigaho -- leave there
  • kutsigara -- "be left; stay"
  • kutsigaraho -- be left over
  • kutsigazabo -- have left
  • kutsigira -- entrust to
  • kutsigirira -- leave a space
  • kutsiira -- give meat
  • kutsiisa -- ask for meat
  • kutsikamba -- be unwilling
  • kutsikambwa -- be undecided
  • kutsikana -- be squashed together
  • kutsikanisa -- force in
  • kutsikimba -- sob; thunder (used of drums)
  • kutsimba -- "erect; place upright; kutsimba amaju: kneel; kutsimba omush"
  • kutsimbira -- follow
  • kutsimbuza -- prepare or adjust a load for the head
  • kutsina -- scold
  • kutsinda -- groan; roar (used of a lion)
  • kutsindama -- be uprooted; die out
  • kutsindamya -- uproot; overturn
  • kutsindiira -- load (a gun)
  • kutsindika -- push; strive
  • kutsindikira -- bear down
  • kutsindikirira -- push along
  • kutsindirira -- bring ill luck
  • kutsinduka -- be uprooted
  • kutsinga -- rub sticks together
  • kutsintsimuka -- go down
  • kutsintsina -- stop oneself from saying
  • kutsira -- go out (used of a fire)
  • kutsiratsiza -- soothe
  • kutsiriitana -- wrestle
  • kutsirika -- quench one's thirst
  • kutsiza -- cool with water; damp down (afire)
  • kutsizika -- bend one's trunk
  • kutsya -- "clear up; become fine"
  • kutsyagiira -- labour uphill
  • kutsyaha -- charge (used of bulls) ; (G) hate
  • kutsyahukira -- scold
  • kutsyama -- go astray
  • kutsyamuka -- come back
  • kutsyora -- come to drink (used of cattle)
  • kutsyorera -- be insolent; answer spitefully
  • kutuga -- strangle
  • kutukura -- be red
  • kutukuriza -- overcook
  • kutuma -- send (a person)
  • kutumaguza -- send often
  • kutumba -- swell
  • kutumbika -- be high ; moisten
  • kutumbira -- send up
  • kutunda -- sell
  • kutundama -- "keep quiet; play possum"
  • kutunenga -- tie tightly
  • kutunga -- have; get;keep for oneself; thread; kutunga orukþmu: point a
  • kutungama -- be steep
  • kutungamira -- get on top of
  • kutungarara -- be uneven
  • kutungika -- take (a cow) uphill; go up (a river); lift; come out (used o
  • kutungisa -- enrich
  • kutungura -- be feverish
  • kutunguruka -- come unthreaded
  • kutungurura -- unthread
  • kutunguuta -- be soft (used of reeds)
  • kutungwa -- be kept alive
  • kutunta -- "escape; come out"
  • kutuntumuka -- disappear; flee; rise (used ofdust)
  • kutuntumura -- frighten off
  • kutunuka -- protrude
  • kutura -- "dislike; object to; come one by one"
  • kuturanira -- be mixed
  • kuturaniza -- mix
  • kuturikirira -- reach first
  • kuturira -- "be caught (used of an illness); infect"
  • kuturiza -- cause infection
  • kuturuka -- emerge; rise (of the sun)
  • kuturura -- sweeten
  • kutururwa -- be lumpy (used of porridge)
  • kutuuhuuka -- come to the surface
  • kutuuhuura -- help out of the water
  • kutuuka -- "make a fibre ball; tie; weave"
  • kutuukura -- slaughter
  • kutuukurura -- untie
  • kutuuma -- heap up; be very hot
  • kutuumeera -- jump high; (A) be in a temper
  • kutuumuuka -- go up (used of smoke)
  • kutuura -- "live; do continually; remain; put down; throw (in wrestling"
  • kutuuraho -- take a long time; linger; continue; be stopped; kill outrigh
  • kutuurayo -- stay away
  • kutuurira -- live in; set before
  • kutuuruura -- "leave; make a swarming noise; fly away"
  • kutuutuka -- perspire; blush; work hard
  • kutuya -- go bad
  • kutwa -- give wedding presents
  • kutwara -- take; carry; rule; conceive; drive (a car);
  • kutwarara na -- combat
  • kutwaza -- carry on; behave; carry out; cause conception
  • kutwebwa -- be given wedding presents
  • kutweisa -- arrange for wedding presents
  • kutweka -- send; light; give conception to
  • kutwekyera -- send to; set fire to; insert
  • kutwera -- give wedding presents to
  • kutwereera -- give wedding gifts
  • kutwereeza -- arrange for wedding gifts
  • kutwerera -- make a hole for the insertion of a handle
  • kutyabura -- snap (used of a stick)
  • kutyankana -- flash
  • kutyaza -- sharpen
  • kutyongooza -- laugh stupidly
  • kutyotyoza -- twitter
  • kuviigiira -- "creak; squeak"
  • kuviika -- plug; cork; bung up
  • kuvuga -- "drive; steer"
  • kuvumba -- drink beer
  • kuvunura -- treat a possessed person
  • kuvuyanga -- "stir up; muddle"
  • emwine -- which/it/they has/have him/her
  • kuyaaga -- backbite; console
  • kuyamba -- elope (used of a woman); (G) help
  • kuyangayanga -- dawn
  • kuyaryata -- irritate
  • kuyeiba -- go stealthily ; slink off
  • kuyeiha -- "take oneself away from; take out (e. g.; a jigger) from ones"
  • kuyeihaho -- kuyÚihaho orubanja: escape judgment
  • kuyeijutsya -- remind oneself
  • kuyeimukira -- go by oneself
  • kuyeimutsya -- raise oneself; get up
  • kuyeinika -- be round-shouldered; be a self-mademan
  • kuyeinura -- leave work
  • kuyeita -- commit suicide
  • ariyo -- he/she is there
  • eriyo -- which/it/they is/are there
  • kuyomba -- talk angrily; rustle (used of leaves)
  • kuyooka -- go together
  • kuyoora -- scoop up
  • kuyuga -- come loose
  • kuyunga -- "join; splice"
  • kuyunguura -- re¬thatch
  • kuza -- go to; kaza omu ku-: begin to; ei burikuza: in the future;
  • kuzaabuuka -- return from far
  • kuzaagurika -- go from a kraal (used of cattle)
  • kuzaagurura -- take (cattle) from a kraal
  • kuzaaha -- be exhausted; be nearly dead; go abroad
  • kuzaahaara -- be lazy
  • kuzaahuura -- bring from far
  • kuzaana -- play
  • kuzaanira aha -- play wâth
  • kuzaanisa -- play with
  • kuzaara -- have (a child); produce (a thing); kaz½ara akantu: be dange
  • kuzaaranwa -- "be high-born; have blue blood; have common parents; be nativ"
  • kuzaariranwa -- be born with
  • kuzaaririza -- make a profit
  • kuzaarukamu -- "result; be produced"
  • kuzaarwa -- be born
  • kuzaasya -- deport
  • kuzaaza -- cause birth; give rise to
  • kuzaho -- settle on
  • kuzambaara -- be in disorder
  • kuzambaitura -- snatch
  • kuzeereera -- float; hover
  • kuzenga -- wander; be dying
  • kuzengazenga -- stagger
  • kuzengurukana -- go to and fro; ply between
  • kuzengyerera -- be homeless; be dizzy; hover
  • kuzibira -- prevent
  • kuziga -- blacken
  • kuziguka -- become black
  • kuzigura -- blacken
  • kuziguruka -- encircle
  • kuziguza -- polish with; put round
  • kuziha -- swim
  • kuzihaaziha -- dawdle
  • kuzihambuka -- be in a temper
  • kuziika -- bury
  • kuziikuura -- exhume
  • kuzika -- be dirty; rot; be overgrown
  • kuzima -- go out (used of a fire)
  • kuzimba -- overcharge
  • kuzimba -- swell
  • kuzimburuka -- go down (used of a swelling)
  • kuzimbya -- cause a swelling
  • kuzimirira -- disappear
  • kuzimuura -- do return kindness; pay back a dowry
  • kuzimya -- put out (a fire)
  • kuzina -- dance
  • kuzinda -- attack
  • kuzindaara -- be blocked; be husky
  • enzinduka -- black patches on the face through a
  • kuzinduka -- pay a long visit
  • kuzinga -- roll up; give a charm to prevent birth; commit adultery (use
  • kuzingama -- be very weak; be paralysed
  • kuzingazinga -- paralyse
  • kuzingazingwa -- be paralysed
  • kuzingirira -- wind round
  • kuzingiza -- wind round; strangle
  • kuzingura -- settle in a new home; rebuild
  • kuzinguruka -- come unwound
  • kuzingurura -- unwind
  • kuzinitsya -- finish butter-making
  • kuzira -- "forbid; curse; be taboo; be forbidden"
  • kuziriiza -- be furious
  • kuzirika -- gird
  • kuzirimuka -- pay a day's visit
  • kuziringitirira -- roll (clay) in the hands
  • kuziringutana -- wrestle
  • kuziririza -- leak
  • kuziruka -- clean after menstruation
  • kuzitira -- enclose
  • kuziza -- forbid
  • kuzongazonga -- sway
  • kuzongoza -- shake (the head)
  • kuzooka -- be found; rise from the dead
  • kuzoora -- invent; raise from the dead
  • kuzunguza -- shake (the head)
  • kubogoka -- turn quickly
  • kubumbabumba -- knead
  • kubumburuka -- make smooth; round off
  • kuburaburirwa -- suffer; be bewildered
  • kubyama -- lie down; go to bed
  • kweshengyenya -- fidget (A); (-eshengyÚnyire)
  • kugambisibwa -- speak out of turn
  • kugarukwamu -- be repeated; be answered
  • kugumira aho -- keep on doing
  • kugwerererwa -- be in danger
  • kuhazambuka -- be rash
  • kuhororekyeza -- calm down
  • kuhungungwa -- gad about
  • kukwata -- "hold; keep (the law); v.i set; freeze; take (used of a plant"
  • kurahe? -- where is it?
  • kushambirira -- gather sticks for a fire
  • kushambuuka -- come off (used of thatch)
  • kushoma -- read; attend church; sip; seize cattle (used of wild animals
  • kuzonga -- sway
  • kwabuuka -- "dismiss; break up; go away; jump up"
  • kwandaara -- trail along; loiter
  • kwanikiriza -- come to view
  • kwashama -- open (said of the mouth)
  • kwasya -- burn up
  • kwatsya -- burn up
  • kubaruka -- burst
  • kubira -- boil
  • kubuga -- spread; wander
  • kwecooka -- collect together; be vain
  • kwecurengaho -- "worry; bother"
  • kwehinya -- draw back; draw up one's iimbs
  • kwehirika -- roll
  • kwehirisya -- roll
  • kwejuura -- undress;
  • kwejweka -- dress
  • kwenofoora -- relax
  • kwenyangaraza -- worry
  • kwerarikirira -- worry
  • kweremeesa -- weaken
  • kweremesa -- weaken
  • kwerunda -- sit cramped ;
  • kweshereka -- hide
  • kweshorooza -- assemble
  • kwetaataana -- disperse
  • kwetega -- shave (oneself )
  • kweteguura -- get ready
  • kwetinda -- hide
  • kwetuubuura -- multiply
  • kwezinga -- twist; curl up; roll up; keep to oneself
  • kwezingirira -- wind oneself round
  • kufooka -- change colour
  • kugaruka -- return; do again
  • kugarukira -- "stop; come to an end; keep on doing"
  • kugyenda -- "leave; go away"
  • kuhaaga -- be satisfied (with food)
  • kuhabuuka -- find the way; turn back
  • kuharika -- replace a first wife
  • kuhendeka -- "break; be broken"
  • kuhinduka -- turn; change; be converted; become; face towards; turn round
  • kuhirima -- roll
  • kuhuumura -- rest; have a holiday; (K) smell
  • kuhwa -- end; be no longer there; emerge; be exhausted; kþhwa ½ma(t)s
  • kuhwayo -- "finish; come to an end"
  • kuhwera -- finish; kuhwÚra Åho: leave off
  • kwika -- "go down; descend"
  • kwinama -- bow down
  • kujaakaara -- spread about
  • kujuura -- strip
  • kujwanga -- mix
  • kujweka -- dress
  • kukangarana -- be startled; scatter
  • kukanya -- increase; be enough
  • kukatuka -- snap
  • kukinguuka -- open
  • kukuuhura -- starve
  • kumera -- grow (used of plants)
  • kunaaba -- wash
  • kunuririra -- taste very nice; irritate
  • kunuuka -- smell; (K) stink
  • kunyubuka -- peel off (used of skin)
  • kwomooka -- dry slowly
  • kuragara -- go down; sink
  • kurama -- keep; keep alight (of a fire)
  • kuraranga -- scatter (used of cattle)
  • kuremeera -- be heavy; weigh; be difficult
  • kurengyeera -- hang
  • kuroboka -- wear into holes; be drilled
  • kurugirira -- originate; start (from)
  • kuruhuuka -- "revive; be refreshed"
  • kushatuka -- "be split; damaged"
  • kusiibaho -- delay
  • kusiibyaho -- delay
  • kusimbuka -- move (used of a thing)
  • kusisiimuka -- wake up
  • kutaana -- separate; do by turns; v.t adjoin
  • kutangukana -- disperse
  • kutaraaka -- slip and fall; pop; splash
  • kutaruka -- "fall; trip up"
  • kuteba -- grow weak
  • kutengyeeta -- twitch
  • kutoba -- be drenched
  • kutondoka -- split open
  • kutsimbuka -- move (used of things)
  • kutunama -- show (used of bones)
  • kutunguuka -- develop
  • kutuntura -- be worried
  • kutuuba -- decrease
  • kutuubuuka -- increase
  • kutuuza -- calm down
  • kuyaabuuka -- finish
  • kuyaga -- melt
  • kuzaagira -- "stand still (used of cattle); get through; reach the top; s"
  • kubombooka -- come unstuck
  • kuhimbuuka -- recover from a faint
  • kujanjamura -- open out (as a flower)
  • kukomooka -- originate
  • kukumbagara -- roll over
  • kusangunuka -- collect
  • kushanguruka -- collect
  • kushembera -- lodge; (P) receive Holy Communion; (RC) attend Mass
  • kutaagurikana -- disperse; dawn
  • kutaanuukana -- "separate; come apart"
  • kwanika -- spread out (to dry)
  • kwanikiriza -- dry slowly
  • kwanjara -- spread out (millet) ; clear a garden for sowing
  • kwanjura -- remove after grinding; introduce (a per¬son)
  • kwanjuruza -- unfold
  • kwasya -- drive from a lair
  • kwasya -- (-akfze) (K) blow up (afire);
  • kwatagura -- break (e. g. a pot)
  • kwatsya -- blow up (afire)
  • kubagana -- "divide up; share"
  • kubaganisa -- separate
  • kubarura -- burst
  • kubazamu -- multiply
  • kubiika -- store; put away; keep (for)
  • kubiikura -- take out
  • kubika -- bring news of the death of; (K) crow
  • kubikurura -- contradict a report of the death of
  • kubinda -- gird on; put (the tail) between the legs
  • kubinga -- drive away; run after; defeat
  • kubisha -- hide
  • kubomboora -- "peel off; scrape off"
  • kubugana -- meet
  • kubyamura -- turn back
  • kucureeza -- quieten
  • kucwagura -- "break; snap; fell; chop down"
  • kwekiikuura -- go by a long route ; go round; ask indirectly
  • kwemereza -- erect;
  • kwerarikiriza -- worry
  • kwereeza -- wave
  • kwerengyekyerera -- balance on one's head
  • kwerengyerera -- balance on one's head
  • kwetooroora -- go round
  • kweza -- ripen; whiten; clanfy
  • kwezigurutsya -- go round; walk round; ...(t)sya
  • kufoora -- change colour; (K) bend (a bow)
  • kugaba -- share; distribute; divide (arithmetic)
  • kugaranjura -- turn back; tilt back
  • kugarura -- restore; return; give back; bring back; push back; omuyaga e
  • kugondeka -- bend
  • kugorora -- iron; stretch out; straighten; direct
  • kugurwa -- cost
  • kuhaazya -- satisfy hunger
  • kuhamatika -- "stick; fasten"
  • kuhanika -- hang up; raise a price; set sail; put bananas in a pit
  • kuhenda -- break; fold up; (A) close (eyes of dead person)
  • kuheta -- bend over
  • kuhindura -- "turn; change; convert; make (i.e.; cause to become)"
  • kuhinguza -- pass
  • kuhirimya -- roll
  • kuhoza -- cool; (A) plead a case
  • kwibika -- dip
  • kwibiza -- sink
  • kwigatira -- press down
  • kwigura -- open
  • kwijuza -- fill
  • kwinika -- pull downtrap; tip up; soak; bow-
  • kujanjaara -- spread
  • kujuuza -- strip
  • kujwanzya -- mix
  • kujwaza -- dress
  • kujwisa -- shine; make (the blood) flow
  • kukatura -- snap
  • kukokootsa -- shrivel
  • kukondoora -- hang over; (K) sweep
  • kukoza -- "drive (e.g.; a machine); operate; make someone do"
  • kukubirira -- beat (in hunting)
  • kukuburura -- unfold
  • kukubuura -- turn aside; restore
  • kukumbya -- roll over
  • kukunika -- turn over; knock down
  • kukyeesya -- reduce
  • kumaririza -- complete
  • kumegura -- chip
  • kumeza -- grow (e. g. plants)
  • kuminyoora -- twist; screw up
  • kumwa -- shave
  • kunaabisa -- "bath; bathe"
  • kunaganaga -- scatter
  • kunanuura -- stretch out; bend (a bow)
  • kuniga -- choke
  • kunonzya -- tire
  • kunyubura -- peel off (used of skin)
  • kwomesa -- dry
  • kwomya -- dry
  • kwongyeza -- in¬crease; give extra
  • kuragaritsya -- drop; scatter
  • kuraranzya -- scatter (used of cattle)
  • kurebura -- smooth (clay when making pots)
  • kureka -- let; leave alone; v.i. stop (doing)
  • kurozaho -- taste
  • kuruhuura -- "revive; refresh"
  • kurumika -- cup; bleed
  • kurunda -- heap up
  • kurundaana -- collect
  • kusaanuura -- mash; melt
  • kushama -- throw up and catch; (A) bleed
  • kushanja -- spread out
  • kushanja -- spread out
  • kushatura -- chop up; split open
  • kushemereza -- please; cheer up
  • kushenshereka -- "slip in; insert"
  • kushereka -- hide
  • kushonga -- stab; hurt
  • kushumika -- present; join
  • kushuubura -- peel; (G) trade
  • kusinga -- spin; (K) rub sticks together
  • kusisiimura -- wake up
  • kusyamura -- turn back
  • kutaanisa -- separate
  • kutangurana -- dãsperse
  • kutaraakiza -- splash
  • kutaranzya -- scatter
  • kutatamuza -- split
  • kuteeka -- "cook; measure (food); put in small heaps; settle; (G) make"
  • kuteganisa -- bother
  • kuteganya -- worry
  • kutengyera -- wish
  • kutoba -- mix; v.i be drenched
  • kutondoka -- dehusk
  • kutondora -- split; clean (the nails)
  • kutotsa -- soften
  • kutsimbura -- remove
  • kutunguura -- develop; enrich; promise; encourage
  • kutuntuza -- worry
  • kutuubuura -- increase
  • kutuubya -- decrease
  • kutuumuura -- exhale
  • kutwaraho -- cost
  • kuvuruga -- stir
  • kuyaabuura -- gather together
  • kuyazya -- melt
  • kuyuzya -- loosen
  • kuzaagiza -- collect (cattle)
  • kubindurana -- push back; push forward
  • kuburabuza -- pester; bewilder; tease
  • kucenyacenyura -- break up
  • kucundagura -- shake
  • kugangaaza -- harden
  • kugangabura -- "split; crack"
  • kuhashanura -- split apart
  • kuhimbuura -- restore from a faint
  • kuhurura -- attack; hurt; raid; come running to help
  • kuhururura -- starve
  • kuhuruutura -- "send for hurriedly; jerk; tug"
  • kuhwereza -- disperse; dissolve
  • kujabangura -- splash
  • kukanyisa -- increase; multiply
  • kukumbagaza -- roll along
  • kukyeerereza -- delay
  • kukyendeeza -- reduce
  • kunyigaanyizya -- loosen
  • kunywanisa -- "join; reconcile"
  • kuraingusya -- lengthen
  • kurangaana -- spread
  • kurengyeeza -- hang; (K) puzzle
  • kuryoryosa -- beautify; prepare
  • kusangunuza -- collect
  • kushanguruza -- collect
  • kushataguza -- "split; crack"
  • kushembeza -- lodge
  • kushensheza -- slip in; thread (a needle)
  • kushononora -- weaken
  • kushuubuza -- trade in
  • kutaagurana -- disperse
  • kutaataanisa -- scatter (used of seed)
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