Appendix:Swadesh lists for Bantu languages

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This is a table of Swadesh lists for 36 Bantu languages. Several languages from each zone, according to the classification Malcolm Guthrie, including:

List 1

List 2

List 3

List 1[edit]

English Duala Fang Punu Lingala Kikumu Kikuyu Sukuma Zaramo Swahili Kongo Kituba Kimbundu
1 I na (sub), mba (ob) [[]] ménu ngáí, na- [[]] [[]] [[]] [[]] mimi ngi- mono eme
2 you (sing) o (sub), oa (ob) [[]] ndéju , o- [[]] wee ying'we mweye wewe u- nge eie
3 he a (sub), mo̱ (ob) [[]] a , a- (person), e- (thing) [[]] we weyi ijya yeye u- yandi muene
4 we di (sub), biso̱ (ob) [[]] [[]] bísó, to- [[]] ithuĩ yise tweye sisi tu- beto etu
5 you (pl) lo (sub), bińo̱ (ob) [[]] [[]] bínó, bo- [[]] ĩnyui bebe gwewe nyinyi lu- beno enu
6 they ba (sub), babo̱ (ob) [[]] ba banga, ba- (persons), e-/i- (things) [[]] o acio boyi waja wao be- bau ene
7 this bón, nunan, nu [[]] [[]] óyo [[]] [[]] [[]] [[]] lile, ule, yule, ile, kile -ki [[]] [[]]
8 that nune̱ [[]] ike wâná [[]] nĩkĩo yo wijya lile, ule, yule, ile, kile -kina [[]] kiná
9 here wan [[]] avàve, agunu áwa [[]] haha, gũkũ aha hano hapa vava, eva, kuku, eku [[]] [[]]
10 there wa [[]] avàne kúná, wâná [[]] harĩa, hau, ho, kũrĩa, kũu, kuo aho kudya pale vana, kuna [[]] [[]]
11 who nde [[]] [[]] náni [[]] ? ? nani yalihi nani nani náni mukuanhi
12 what nje [[]] [[]] níni [[]] nĩkĩ kiyi choni nini nki wápi, ínki nii
13 where ó, , wéni [[]] avéñi, avè wápi [[]] ? ha? [[]] [[]] wapi kweyi wápi -ebi
14 when pe̱ [[]] [[]] tángo [[]] ? [[]] [[]] lini [[]] tángu ki, kiondo
15 how ne̱, ne̱ni [[]] nane bóní [[]] atĩa? [[]] [[]] vipi bwe, bweyi íkwa kiebi
16 not si [[]] nési ... tɛ́ [[]] (no) aca, ĩhĩ [[]] [[]] si ka...ko [[]] ki
17 all be̱se̱, ńe̱se̱, le̱se̱ [[]] kadi nyɛ́, [[]] ciothe ose wose -ote -onso nyónso hoso
18 many jita, njoasoa, eyeka [[]] pwèle míngi [[]] -ĩngi ingi wamema, vingi sana, -ingi -bidi míngi kiavulu
19 some [[]] [[]] imosi, amosi bɔ̌kɔ́ [[]] [[]] [[]] [[]] baadhi ya, chache [[]] [[]] [[]]
20 few ngusu [[]] pesu, digasu mɔkɛ́mɔkɛ́ [[]] nini gehu vidodo kidogo -n'ke, -ndwêlo, -fyôti [[]] féle, kiatolo
21 other [[]] [[]] mususu, isusu mosúsu, -súsu [[]] -ngĩ [[]] [[]] ingine -n'kaka [[]] -amukuâ, hengi
22 one ewo̱ fokh imosi mɔ́kɔ, -ɔ́kɔ mocí ĩmwe imo imwe moja mosi, imosi mósi moxi
23 two beba bibeï míbalé, -íbalé íbe igĩrĩ ibili wa-bili mbili zôle zóle iari
24 three belalo lal bitatu mísáto, -ísáto ísáo ithatũ idatu ndatu tatu tatu tátu tatu
25 four bene̱i bina mínei, -ínei nne inya ine kane nne ya iya uana
26 five betanu tan biranu mítánɔ, -ítánɔ, mpáta boku ithano itaano hnano tano tânu tánu tanu
27 big ekokoto [[]] [[]] monɛ́nɛ, -nɛ́nɛ [[]] -nene [[]] [[]] -kuu -nene -néne mundundu
28 long bwabá [[]] [[]] monɛ́nɛ, -nɛ́nɛ, -laí [[]] ndaya, -raya ihu -tali -refu -nda índa anda
29 wide ebapa [[]] [[]] -laí [[]] athamia, -ariĩ kwasama -ahama -pana [[]] néne muhenda
30 thick [[]] [[]] [[]] monɛ́nɛ, -nɛ́nɛ [[]] kũnora, -tungu ginu kuneneha -nene [[]] [[]] uajimba
31 heavy didi [[]] [[]] bozitó, kiló, molito [[]] -ritũ ito dibanza, dikwa -zito -zitu kiló, kuléma -aneme
32 small son [[]] [[]] mokɛ́, -kɛ́ [[]] -nini, -nyinyi do ndodo -dogo -fyôti, -ndwêlo, -n'ke fyóti, fyéti -ofele
33 short isungu [[]] gufise mokúsé, -kúsé [[]] nguhĩ, -kuhĩ guhi guhi -fupi -nkufi -nkúfi buta
34 narrow [[]] [[]] [[]] mokɛ́, -kɛ́ [[]] cecenia, -ceke kushina -ibana -embamba [[]] [[]] -jola
35 thin [[]] [[]] vonu, digasu mokɛ́, -kɛ́ [[]] hinja, -ceke kukonda -soka -anana [[]] [[]] uabele
36 woman muto [[]] mugétu mwǎsí [[]] mũtuma, mũndũ mũka nkima mtwanzi bibi, gashi nkento, ndumba nkénto, nkéntu mukaji, muhatu, mumama
37 man mume [[]] dibale mobáli [[]] mwanake, mũndũ mũrũme nyanda nzugwana mwanamume bakala bakála riala
38 human moto [[]] mutu moto [[]] mũndũ [[]] [[]] mtu muntu múntu mutu
39 child muna [[]] nwane mwǎna [[]] mwana ng'wana mwana mtoto mwana mwána muana
40 wife muto [[]] mugétu, mugatsi bolóngai, mwǎsí [[]] mũka nke mke mke n'kento, -busi nkénto, nkéntu mukaji
41 husband mume [[]] mulumi bolóngani, mobáli [[]] mũrũme ngoshi mume mume bakala bakála mulume
42 mother iyo, mama, yeye, ńango [[]] mame mamá [[]] maitũ mayu mama mama ngudi máma, ngúdi mama, nguri
43 father tete̱, te, sango, papá [[]] taji tatá, papá [[]] baba, awa baba tata baba , tata táta tata
44 animal ńama [[]] ibulu nyama [[]] nyamũ ndimu nyama mnyama bulu nyama kiama
45 fish sue [[]] wabe, lobe mbísi [[]] tega, kĩũngũyũ shi, ndilo, guzuba somba samaki mbizi mbísi mbiji
46 bird ino̱n [[]] tsoli ndɛkɛ [[]] nyoni noni nyuni ndege nuni ndeke, núni njila
47 dog mbo̱ [[]] mondi mbwá [[]] ngui, ngitĩ mva dibwa mbwa mbwa ímbwa mbua
48 louse [[]] [[]] [[]] lonsili [[]] ndaa nda mhani chawa nyanzi nyánzi ína
49 snake ńama-bwabá [[]] ñoge nyóka [[]] nyamũ yathĩ nzoka zoka nyoka nioka nyóka nhoka, nioka
50 worm [[]] [[]] [[]] mpambó, mósɔ́pi, limpiká [[]] [[]] [[]] [[]] funza, uchango ngambu [[]] ribuka
51 tree bwele [[]] nwiri nzeté, mweté [[]] mũtĩ linti biki mti m'ti ínti muxi
52 forest eyídí [[]] musiru, dijombi zámba [[]] kĩrĩti, mũtitũ ipolu mwitu msitu mfinda mfínda muxitu
53 stick ebongó [[]] namise nzeté [[]] mũkuanju nang'ha kimbwego fimbo -bota [[]] mbasá
54 fruit epuma [[]] mulunde mbuma [[]] itunda [[]] hnunda tunda mbutu, mbuma [[]] ndende, rikezu
55 seed díso̱ [[]] maswiri nyǎ, mbóto, bɔpɔ́ [[]] mbegũ mbiyu, mbegu mbegu mbegu nginga [[]] mbutu
56 leaf eyadi [[]] [[]] nkásá [[]] ithangũ idutu tepo, jani jani -kaya likása kisaba, rifu
57 root bwanga [[]] dungànzi ntína [[]] mũri nzwi mzizi mzizi mwanzi mwánsi ndanji
58 bark (tree) eyobo [[]] ibalu lomposo [[]] ikoni igula kwame gamba -bâla [[]] kibatu
59 flower mbonji [[]] ngondi fulɛ́lɛ, lómbé [[]] ihũa bulabo malua ua [[]] kifúla kitulu, ribemba
60 grass ewudu [[]] [[]] litíti [[]] muti, mũmera, nyeki maswa usoti nyasi tîti matíti [[]]
61 rope musinga [[]] [[]] nsi nga, moniɔlɔ́lɔ, likósi [[]] [[]] [[]] [[]] kamba m'singa [[]] mukolo, ngoji
62 skin eyobo [[]] mukate lomposo [[]] gĩkonde, ikoro ikoba kwembe, ganda ngozi m'kanda [[]] kiba, kikonda
63 meat ńama [[]] ñame monsuni [[]] nyama nyama nyama nyama m'suni nyama xitu
64 blood mayá [[]] malungu makilá [[]] thakame mininga damu damu menga ménga manhinga
65 bone ewesé [[]] ivisi monkúwa [[]] ihĩndĩ iguha mfupa mfupa visi múkwa kifuba, visi
66 fat (n.) diwo̱ngi [[]] matsi mafúta [[]] maguta nonu dinoga mori mâzi mafúta [[]]
67 egg mue̱ń [[]] diaki likeí, líki [[]] itumbĩ igi finga yai dîki, diaki díki, méki riiaki
68 horn tó̱ngo̱ [[]] [[]] liséké, boséba [[]] muguongo, rũhĩa ipembe mhembe pembe mpoka mpoko ngela, xiia
69 tail móndó [[]] [[]] mokɔndɔ́, mokíla [[]] mutingoe, mũcuthi nkila mkila mkia m'kila [[]] mukila
70 feather esáó [[]] [[]] lonsálá [[]] ruoya [[]] [[]] unyoya nsala lusála, nsála kisala
71 hair ńō̱ [[]] nange, munaku nsúki [[]] njuĩrĩ luywili mvili nywele nsuki súki ndemba
72 head mulopo [[]] muru motó [[]] mũtwe, kĩongo ntwe ditwi kichwa m'tu íntu mutue
73 ear tói [[]] dituji litói [[]] gũtũ gutu gutwi sikio kutu dikútu ritui
74 eye díso̱ [[]] disu líso [[]] riitho liso siso jicho disu dísu risu
75 nose mpemba [[]] mbasu zólo [[]] iniũrũ lyulu mhula pua m'zunu mbómbo rizunu
76 mouth mudumbu [[]] munu mɔnɔkɔ [[]] kanua nomo mulomo kinywa m'nwa ínwa rikanu
77 tooth songá [[]] dinu líno [[]] igego lino zhino jino dinu dínu riju
78 tongue eyéme̱ [[]] mbémbu lolému [[]] rũrĩmĩ lulimi lulimi ulimi ludimi ndínga, ludíma [[]]
79 fingernail ńándi [[]] [[]] linzáka [[]] rwara njala nhombe ukucha nzala nzála kiala
80 foot mwendé [[]] [[]] mopendé, lokolo [[]] kũgũrũ, (footprint) ikinya gugulu mgulu mguu kulu, ntambi litámbi, dikúlu ki kinama ê
81 leg mukala [[]] dikulu lokolo [[]] kũgũrũ gugulu, saluta mgulu mguu kulu dikúlu, likúlu kinama
82 knee dibó̱ngo̱ [[]] dikotulu libɔ́lɔ́ngɔ́, libɔ́ngɔ́ [[]] iru izwi vindi goti [[]] dibóngo kipumuna
83 hand diá [[]] dikàke lobɔ́kɔ [[]] guoko nkono mkono mkono kôko dibóko riaku
84 wing dipupulan [[]] [[]] lipapú [[]] ithagu [[]] [[]] bawa, ubawa -ve dipapá ribaba
85 belly dibum [[]] [[]] libumu [[]] nda ng'humbi hnumbo tumbo vumu kivúmu rikebe, rimala, rivumu, tumbu
86 guts mieya [[]] [[]] nsɔpɔ́ [[]] [[]] [[]] [[]] utumbo m'dia [[]] míria
87 neck ńíngo [[]] kingu nkíngó [[]] ngingo nhingo ugosi shingo nsîngu nsíngu xingu
88 back mo̱ngo̱ [[]] [[]] mokɔngɔ [[]] mũgongo ngongo mgongo mgongo nima mbísa rima
89 breast bwangá [[]] [[]] ntólo [[]] nyondo mbele matombo ziwa, kifua (chest) ntulu dibéne, ntúlu petu, pupa, tulu
90 heart muléma [[]] murime motéma [[]] ngoro ng'holo zoyo moyo mbundu, m'tima ntíma muxima
91 liver dibadi [[]] [[]] libale [[]] ini itima ini ini [[]] [[]] nzundu
92 to drink [[]] [[]] nu -mɛlɛ [[]] -nyua kung'wa ku-ngwa kunywa, -nywa nwa kúnwa kunua
93 to eat da [[]] ji -lía [[]] -rĩa [[]] ku-dya -la kudia kúdya kuanda
94 to bite kukwa [[]] rabile, gake -swâ [[]] -rũma kuluma ku-luma -uma, -ng'ata tatika kutatúka kulumata
95 to suck [[]] [[]] fife -nyúnya, -núnga [[]] -onga kuBipa, kong'ha ku-kong'ha, ku-fyonza -amwa [[]] [[]] kufefenha, kuxiba
96 to spit [[]] [[]] lúge -bwáka nsɔ́i [[]] -tua mata kuswa mate ku-bwanda mate -tema [[]] kulósa mánte kuta mate
97 to vomit [[]] [[]] [[]] -sánza [[]] -tahika kuluka ku-deka -tapika luka kulúka kuilusa
98 to blow wungea [[]] banze (???) -pémela, -pɛpɛ [[]] -huha kufula ku-huzila -puliza fula [[]] kubusa
99 to breathe [[]] [[]] vume -péma [[]] -hũmũka, -huhia kwifula ku-humula -pumua fulumuna kuwumína kubuima
100 to laugh yo̱ lo̱, lo̱ [[]] dikèki -sɛkɛ [[]] -theka kusega ku-seka -cheka seva kuséka kuelela
101 to see je̱ne̱ [[]] labe -mɔ́nɔ [[]] -ona kubona lola -ona mona kumóna kutala, kumona
102 to hear so̱ngo̱ [[]] gulu -yóka [[]] -igua kwigwa ku-hulika -sikia wa kúwa kuivua
103 to know bia [[]] jabe -yéba [[]] -menya kumana ku-manya -fahamu zaya, zaba kuzába kuijia
104 to think jo̱nge̱le̱ [[]] tase -bánza, -kanisa [[]] gwĩciria, -ĩciria kwiganika ku-gelegeza -fikiri, -dhani, -waza yinda, banza [[]] kubanza
105 to smell [[]] [[]] mbunge -núsa [[]] kununga kunung'ha ku-nungila, ku-nuh'gaa -nukilia [[]] [[]] kutola
106 to fear bo̱ngo̱ [[]] gome -bánga [[]] -ĩtigĩra boba moga -ogopa [[]] bóma kuoma
107 to sleep ko̱ iyo̱ [[]] bundeme -lála [[]] -koma gulala tulo utulo, ku-asa utulo -lala lêka kulála, tólo kuzeka
108 to live be̱ longe̱ [[]] [[]] -vánda [[]] -tũũra [[]] [[]] -ishi zînga [[]] kuala, kukala
109 to die wo̱ [[]] fu -kúfa [[]] -kua kucha ku-fa -fa fwa kúfwa kufa, kufua
110 to kill [[]] [[]] boke -boma [[]] -ũraga kubulaga koma -ua gônda, vonda kúfwa kujiba
111 to fight jana [[]] divite -bɛ́tɛnɛ, -bunda [[]] -rũa kwikenya ku-ibiga -pigana nwana kunwána kubanga, kutonga
112 to hunt bwéma (n.) [[]] sanze -bengana [[]] guĩma kuhiga ku-pelemba -winda konga, wela kubinga kutomba
113 to hit dipa [[]] gubene, bèmbe, bagule, dimbe -bɛ́tɛ [[]] -hurira kukomanga ku-toa -gonga, -piga zuba kubúla kubeta
114 to cut ke̱ [[]] tabule, riabe -kátakata, -káta [[]] -tinia, acũhia, una ngu kusunzula, kupunza, kugihya ku-kahna -kata zenga kuzénga kusosa, kubatula, kutála, kuzua
115 to split [[]] [[]] pase, gabe -pasola [[]] -atũra kubulaga, kubinza, kubela ku-tulika -pasua bâsa, bâsula [[]] kutandula, kutolola
116 to stab [[]] [[]] [[]] [[]] [[]] -theeca [[]] [[]] -choma [[]] [[]] [[]]
117 to scratch [[]] [[]] gorule, gombe, tsindule -kóta, -nyaka, -kpaka, -kpala [[]] kũrũta kushina ku-zega -kuna, -parua kwanza [[]] kubutila
118 to dig [[]] [[]] time -tímola [[]] -cimba, -enja kusimba ku-himba -chimba tima [[]] kubala
119 to swim ńoye̱ [[]] riale -nyanya, -túnga [[]] [[]] [[]] [[]] -ogelea [[]] [[]] kuzoua
120 to fly jiba [[]] puremuge, dage -pimbwa [[]] -ũmbũka ngi, gulala nhonzi, ko-guluka -paa [[]] kudumúka kukisa
121 to walk dangwa [[]] wènde -támbola [[]] -ceera, -thĩil kuyela ku-choza, ku-tembela -tembea diata, zieta kutambúla kuenda
122 to come po̱ [[]] ruge, duke -, -yáa, -úta [[]] -ũka, ingĩra kwiza, koya ku-iza -ja kuiza kukwísa, kukóta kuiza, kutula
123 to lie (bed) [[]] [[]] siale (stay), timbe (doze) -lálisana [[]] koma na ngara (lie on one's back), -koma (lie down) gusagalala (lie on one's back), gu lala (lie down) ku-asa ugata (lie on one's back), ku-igolosa (lie down) -gona lêka, lambalala [[]] kuzendalala
124 to sit je [[]] bandimine -vánda, -kisa [[]] -ikara kwigasha ku-kala -keti vuanda kuvánda kuxikama
125 to stand dámwe̱ [[]] [[]] -lamuka, -télema [[]] -rũgama gwimila kw-ima -amka telema, sikama [[]] kuta
126 to turn [[]] [[]] gudige, puge, bète -balula [[]] inamia, thiũrũrũka, -garũra, cenjia kukundika, kwiyungula, gugaluka ku-zunguluka -pindua baluka [[]] kubiluka, kubilula, kufukula
127 to fall ko̱ [[]] bèruge -kpâ [[]] -gwa [[]] ku-gwa -anguka bwa kúbwa kubala
128 to give bola [[]] vège -pésa, -kaba [[]] nengera, -he kwinha ku-lela, ku-lava -pa vana, va kupésa kuba, kubana
129 to hold deke̱ [[]] gànge -kamata [[]] kumbata, -nyita [[]] ku-goga -shika simba [[]] kukuata
130 to squeeze [[]] [[]] ganne, bambige -kangisa [[]] kama, kuhiha (squeeze out) gushema, kukama (squeeze out) kamula -kaba, -minya, -kamua [[]] [[]] kubola
131 to rub sungwa [[]] tsindule (to wipe), liomise (to clean) -bísa [[]] kuhura kukilisha ku-sungusa -sugua [[]] [[]] kuajá
132 to wash joa [[]] suse, golile -sukola [[]] -thambia koja, koga, gukanza, goga suluza, ku-imwagila, ku-chnyanha, ku-chamba -safisha sukula kusukúla, kuyobíla kusukula
133 to wipe [[]] [[]] tsindule -pangwisa [[]] huura, -giria kupyagula ku-hangusa -futa kusuna [[]] [[]]
134 to pull [[]] [[]] dute -bénda [[]] -gucia, (drag along) -kururia kugwesa, kuduta kw-esa, ku-bulula -vuta benda [[]] kunana, kusunga
135 to push koka [[]] sindile - [[]] gũtindika, -tindĩka kushindika segeza -guta [[]] [[]] kulundula
136 to throw pimba [[]] bwage -bwáka [[]] gũithia, -ikia kugwisha, kuguma igwa -tupa losa [[]] kutakula
137 to tie [[]] [[]] bambige kanga, -zínga, -línga [[]] -oha gutunga, kutunga (tie up) ku-zuila, ku-zingiliza (tie up), ku-funga (tie up) -funga [[]] [[]] kukasa, kujitika
138 to sew bangwa [[]] rarige -sɔnɔ [[]] -tuma kusuma, kufuma ku-shona -shona [[]] [[]] kutunga
139 to count lánga, so̱nge̱le̱ [[]] tale -tánga [[]] -gera kubala ku-peta -hesabu tanga [[]] kutanga
140 to say kwala [[]] vose, tsingule -loba [[]] -ura, -ĩra kuwila ku-longela -sema ta, tela kutúba kuamba
141 to sing lo̱ngo̱ [[]] wimbile -yémba [[]] -ina kwimba kw-imba -imba yimbila kuyímba kuimba
142 to play loko [[]] sige, ikambi -sakana, -sana [[]] -thaka [[]] [[]] -cheza sakana [[]] kuzangata
143 to float wongwa [[]] riale, bwile -tetwa, -tepa [[]] [[]] [[]] [[]] -elea [[]] [[]] [[]]
144 to flow [[]] [[]] [[]] [[]] [[]] -therera [[]] [[]] -tiririka kukula [[]] [[]]
145 to freeze [[]] [[]] [[]] [[]] [[]] [[]] [[]] [[]] -ganda [[]] [[]] [[]]
146 to swell [[]] [[]] wale (to extend), bwele (to augment) -vímba [[]] -imba [[]] ku-lulumka -fura vimba kuvímba kujimba
147 sun wéi [[]] ñangu mói [[]] riũa limi zua jua ntangu ntángu rikumbi
148 moon mo̱di [[]] tsungi sánzá [[]] mweri ng'weji mwezi mwezi ngonda ngóndo rieji
149 star ngengeti otiteñ dibube (???) monzɔ́tɔ [[]] njata sonda hnondo nyota ntetembwa mbwetéte, ntetembo tetembua, nonoxi
150 water madiba ndziam mambe mái [[]] maĩ minzi manzhi maji maza mása menha
151 rain mbua [[]] mfule mbúla [[]] mbura mbula mvula mvua mvula mvúla mvúla
152 river mutibe [[]] mujambe mái, ebale [[]] rũũĩ mongo mto mto m'koko, nzadi, n'to nzádi muanza
153 lake ebudu [[]] [[]] etíma, nzálé [[]] iria nyanza bwawa ziwa zanga zánga rizanga
154 sea munja [[]] mubu mbú [[]] [[]] [[]] [[]] bahari m'bu múbu kalunga
155 salt wanga [[]] musayi móngwa, mókpa [[]] mũnyũ, cumbĩ munhu hyumvi chumvi mungwa múngwa mongua
156 stone dalé [[]] dimañi (< Fr: diamant) libángá [[]] ihiga iwe jiwe jiwe tadi ditádi ritari
157 sand mukoko [[]] isièke, busièyi zɛ́lɔ [[]] mũthanga [[]] misenga mchanga zielo munyenge kisekele, senga
158 dust [[]] [[]] kugumfu putulú [[]] rũkũngũ, rubiri lububu mipukupuku vumbi [[]] [[]] fufu
159 earth wase [[]] butambe, vatsi mabelé [[]] (soil) tĩri, (the earth) thĩ, (wild) gĩthaka, (cultivated) mũgũnda si isi ardhi (< Arab), dunia (< Hindi), udongo (< Bantu) n'toto na tóto, na ínsi ixi
160 cloud diwindi [[]] [[]] lipata [[]] matu, itu ilunde wingu wingu tuti ditútu rituta
161 fog mbà [[]] dimungi londendé [[]] [[]] [[]] [[]] ukungu dime [[]] múombe
162 sky dibobe̱ [[]] julu likoló [[]] igũrũ, utheri (light, sky) [[]] mbingu, anga (light, sky) mbingu zulu zúlu riulu
163 wind ngo̱ [[]] mupunge mompɛpɛ [[]] rũhuho nyaga ubeho homu mupepe mupepe kitembu
164 snow sino̱ [[]] [[]] [[]] [[]] [[]] [[]] [[]] theluji mvula mpembe [[]] [[]]
165 ice ais [[]] [[]] [[]] [[]] [[]] [[]] [[]] barafu [[]] [[]] [[]]
166 smoke itutu [[]] nzumbili mólinga [[]] ndogo lyochi iyosi moshi mwisi mwísi rixi
167 fire weya [[]] muji mɔ́tɔ [[]] mwaki moto moto moto tiya tíya tubia
168 ash [[]] [[]] mabufu putulú [[]] [[]] [[]] [[]] majivu bombe lifutu [[]]
169 to burn [[]] [[]] babile, ñenze, banze -pela, -zíka [[]] -cina kubaka okwaka -waka vya [[]] kuaúla, kuoha
170 road ngea [[]] nzile balabála, nzɛlá [[]] njĩra [[]] [[]] njia nzila balabála, nzíla eviokelu, kikoka
171 mountain mudongo [[]] mukongu ngómbá [[]] kĩrĩma lugulu mlima mlima mongo [[]] mulundu
172 red jola [[]] riri -táné [[]] [[]] [[]] [[]] -ekundu mbwaki mbwáki uakusuka
173 green muso̱no̱ mw’eyadi [[]] [[]] -bésu [[]] [[]] [[]] [[]] kijani [[]] [[]] uisu
174 yellow muso̱no̱ mwa njabi [[]] [[]] -táne [[]] [[]] [[]] [[]] manjano [[]] [[]] [[]]
175 white sanga [[]] vème mpɛ́mbɛ [[]] njeru, -erũ ape nzelu -eupe -mpêmbe mpémbe kizela, njungu
176 black mundo [[]] [[]] molílí, -índo [[]] nduma njirũ, -irũ api titu -eusi -ndômbe ndómbe xikelela
177 night bulú [[]] mukolu butú [[]] ũtukũ bujiku ikilo usiku mpimpa mpímpa, pípa usuku
178 day búńa [[]] ilumbu mokɔlɔ, mói [[]] mũthenya lushigu siku siku lumbu lúmbu kizua
179 year mbú [[]] ilime mbúla, mobú [[]] mwaka ng'waka mwaka mwaka mvula mvúla muvu
180 warm [[]] [[]] [[]] -tɔkɔ [[]] -oto koto moto moto tiya, kiungila [[]] kiatema
181 cold mulo̱lo̱ko̱ [[]] yotsi mpíɔ [[]] -heho mbeho beho baridi kiozi, nzizi madídi, kyósi mbámbi, nototo
182 full londi [[]] lelévi , mɛké [[]] -ũra -suga, kokala -mema -nene -zala [[]] izala, xikixiki
183 new peńa [[]] [[]] sika [[]] njerũ -pya [[]] -pya -mpa malumálu -obe
184 old bodun [[]] inunu kala [[]] ngũru, -kũrũ kulukulu kulukulu -zee -ntama, -nkulu táma -okulu
185 good bwam [[]] bweji (fine) kitɔ́kɔ, malámu [[]] -ega awiza mwema -ema -mbote mbóte, kilengi kiauaba
186 bad bobe [[]] mwifi mabé [[]] -ũru ibi kiha -baya -mbi ímbi ukola
187 rotten [[]] [[]] [[]] -pɔlɔ [[]] -buthu ibozu dibovu -bovu -bola [[]] kiabolo
188 dirty mbindo [[]] mwinzi -bébisa [[]] (dirt) gĩko [[]] [[]] -chafu mvindu [[]] xiri
189 straight sim [[]] [[]] alimá [[]] -rũnga gugolola golosa nyofu -singama [[]] madilu
190 round tengiledi [[]] [[]] kílíkílí [[]] thiũrũrũka kwiyungula -zungulusa duara -vindumuka [[]] mbumbulukutu
191 sharp (knife) [[]] [[]] mengu -pela [[]] ũhĩga -giha -nola chungu [[]] [[]] [[]]
192 blunt (knife) [[]] [[]] [[]] -túnú [[]] ritũ, nditũ ito dibanza butu [[]] [[]] kifofo
193 smooth [[]] [[]] [[]] patátálú, sɛ́lisɛ́li [[]] -nyoroka [[]] [[]] -ororo [[]] [[]] kibombe
194 wet [[]] [[]] botse (moisten) pɔlɔ [[]] ihũga, -conjorira -lobo -doda kimaji -bola kupola, kubola -atalala, zobototo
195 dry anji [[]] gumuse -kauka [[]] nyũmũ, -ũmũ njumu inyala -kavu -yuma [[]] tanda
196 correct [[]] [[]] anane alimá, malongá, sémba, sɛló [[]] [[]] [[]] [[]] sahihi [[]] [[]] [[]]
197 near be̱be̱ [[]] béli mpɛmbɛ́ni [[]] hakuhĩ Bihi habehi karibu -mbela penepene mbanji
198 far etum [[]] vale mosíká [[]] haraya kule kutali mbali ntama, -ntaku ntáma
199 right [[]] [[]] mabale mobáli [[]] ũrio kubulyo [[]] kuume lubalkala bakála madilu
200 left dimo̱se̱ [[]] [[]] mwásí [[]] ũmotho, gũtigara (be left over) gusaga (be left over) kisigala (be left over) kushoto lumonso kénto kiasu
201 at [[]] [[]] omu, ombu o, na [[]] [[]] [[]] [[]] pa ku, kuna [[]] [[]]
202 in o [[]] na na káti, o ntéi [[]] [[]] [[]] [[]] bi, fi mu na káti ku
203 with na [[]] omu, ombu na [[]] na [[]] [[]] na ye na ni
204 and na [[]] na mpé [[]] na [[]] [[]] na ye na [[]]
205 if te̱ [[]] [[]] sɔ́kɔ́, sɔ́kí [[]] ongorũo, akorũo, korũo, kana [[]] [[]] kama vo [[]] se
206 because ońola [[]] nane, dibandu zambí [[]] amu, nĩ gũkorũo, nĩ ũndũ, tondũ [[]] [[]] kwa kuwa kadi [[]] mbata, mukonda
207 name dina [[]] dine nkómbó [[]] rĩĩtwa lina tagwa jina nkumbu, zina nkúmbu jina

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English Luganda Luhya Kinyarwanda Kirundi Chokwe Lunda Tshiluba Bemba Chitonga Chichewa Yao Makhuwa
1 I nze ndi jye, jyewe, jyeweho jewe, jeho, je, nānje [[]] [[]] ndi, n- [[]] [[]] ndi- nne [[]]
2 you (sing) ggwe esie wowe wewe, weho [[]] [[]] u- [[]] [[]] iwe waawo [[]]
3 he ye ye we we, wewe [[]] [[]] -ye [[]] [[]] a, iye veleo, mwaanjawo [[]]
4 we ffe efwe twebwe twebge, tweho [[]] [[]] twêtu [[]] [[]] ife uwe [[]]
5 you (pl) mmwe enywe mwebwe mwebge, mweho [[]] [[]] nwênu [[]] [[]] inu nmwe, mmwe [[]]
6 they bo ba- bo, ba- ba- [[]] bà- [[]] [[]] [[]] iwo vanyawo, vanyao, vaanganya [[]]
7 this ono, luno, kino, eno shino aha, aka, iki, iri, ubu, uku, uru, uyu, aya, iyi uyu [[]] [[]] ako, abu [[]] [[]] uyu, awa, uwu, iyi, ichi, izi, ili, aka, iti, apa, uku, umu p-eleepa, kweleeku, iyi, ciici aci, ciici, awu wuteende-wu, a-wu, a-pa, a-lu, a-ku [[]]
8 that nti, oyo (person), ekyo (thing) -atsana (abatsana, akatsana, efiatsana, etc.) aho, ako, icyo, iryo, uko, urwo, uwo uwo, urya, uriya, uno, wa, nya [[]] [[]] ààa [[]] [[]] uyo, awo, uku, poti, pakuti, muti, kuti, iyo, ako a-po, a-cila, a-co, a-dila, a-dyo, a-jila, a-jo, a-jula, a-kala, a-ko [[]]
9 here wano ano, eno aha, hano, ino aha, hano, ino, ngaha [[]] [[]] apa, pànu hapa [[]] pano, kuno, muno p-eleepa, p-eepano, papapapepa, panopano, kunokuno, a-pano, a-pa, apa, a-kuno, a-ku [[]]
10 there eyo, awo aho, eyi, eyo, -ho aho, -yo, -ri, -ho, -mo aho, ngaho [[]] [[]] amu kulya [[]] apo, uko, umo, paja, kuja, muja p-eleepo, peepala, palapala, kulakula, a-po, a-pala, a-kula, akula, a-ko [[]]
11 who ani? [[]] nde? nde? [[]] [[]] nganyì [[]] [[]] amene vaani, vaa, -ani [[]]
12 what ki? shi? shina? iki?,-ki? iki? [[]] [[]] cinganyì [[]] [[]] [[]] cicii, chichi, -api [[]]
13 where wa? ewa -he? -hehe? aho hehe? he? aho [[]] [[]] kwěpì kwisa [[]] mmene, pamene, kumene kuweesi [[]]
14 when ddi? nga lina? olwa ryari? ubwô ryari? aho, iyo, ni [[]] [[]] bunshi [[]] [[]] pamene, m’mene, po- nkuti, caaka ci [[]]
15 how ate? -rye? shinga -te? uko, ukuntu -te? uko, uku-ntu, ingene, ubugene [[]] [[]] munyì [[]] [[]] -nji wudi, -ati udi [[]]
16 not si ta nta, si nta, ata, si [[]] [[]] cidi [[]] [[]] si ngati [[]]
17 all -onna -osi, tulu -ose, -se -ōse [[]] [[]] -ònso [[]] [[]] -nse wose, koose [[]]
18 many -ngi -inji -inshi iînshi -inshi [[]] [[]] cyanga [[]] [[]] -mbiri yejinji, -jiinji [[]]
19 some [[]] [[]] -mye, -mwe -mwe [[]] [[]] bàmwè [[]] [[]] -ngapo [[]] [[]]
20 few [[]] -titi, -tutu -ke, -keya -ke, -keya, -kenya [[]] [[]] kanyìkanyì [[]] [[]] -ena, -chepa -noondi, -nnoono, -naandi [[]]
21 other -lala -ndi -ndi -ndi [[]] [[]] -ǹga [[]] [[]] -ina, -ja [[]] [[]]
22 one emu -lala limwe -mwe káxi -mu -mwe cimo -mwi chimodzi -mo, chinpepe èmózà
23 two bbiri -bili kabili -biri, evyiri kári -yedi -bìdì fibili -bili ziwiri -vidi, ivili píli
24 three ssatu -taru gatatu, -hatu -tatu, esheshatu tátu -satu -sàtù fitatu -tatu zitatu -tatu, itatu tháru
25 four nnya -ne kane, yine -ne, ennye uana -ni -naayi fine -ne zinai -cece, ncece, mcheche xéxè
26 five ttaano -raano -tanu, -hanu -tānu, eshānu mu-tânu -taanu -taanu fisano -sanu zisanu -saano, nsaano, nsano tânu
27 big -nene -khongo -nini -nini [[]] [[]] -nène [[]] [[]] -kulu wukulu, -kula [[]]
28 long -adde, -azze, wanvu -rambi -re-re -re-re [[]] [[]] -le [[]] [[]] -tali uleu, -leewu [[]]
29 wide -gazi -bambalifu -gari -gari [[]] [[]] [[]] [[]] [[]] -takata, -lifupi -telekula [[]]
30 thick -adde, gevvu -khomefu -nini -nini [[]] [[]] cyuluulu [[]] [[]] -khathamira, -limbirapo, -khuthala, -chindikala -kweeva, -gagaatala, -kaandapala, kwimbala (fat, thick) [[]]
31 heavy -zito -siro -kuremera, -kuremerwa ku-remēra, ku-riba [[]] [[]] -jitu [[]] [[]] -lemera -sito [[]]
32 small -tono -titi, -tutu -to, -toya -to, -toya, -tonya, -toto [[]] [[]] -nci [[]] [[]] -ng’ono unondi, -noondi, -nnoono, -naandi [[]]
33 short -mpi -imbikiti -gufi -gufi, -gufiya, -gufinya [[]] [[]] -ìpì [[]] [[]] -fupi wiipi, -jiipi [[]]
34 narrow -fundaze -nyerere -gufungana gu-pfungānya [[]] [[]] [[]] [[]] [[]] -chepetsa, -siyana maganizo penupenu, -tona, -vijikana [[]]
35 thin -kogga -to -to, -toya -to, -to-to, -toya, -tonya [[]] [[]] -nte, -lèula, -sulàme [[]] [[]] -pyapyala, -onda lipuuta, -sololoka, -pwa [[]]
36 woman omukazi omukhasi umugore [umugorê] umu-gore [[]] [[]] mukàjì [[]] [[]] mkazi, mayi vammasyeto, vakongwe [[]]
37 man omusajja omusatsa umugabo umu-gabo [[]] [[]] mulùme [[]] [[]] mwamuna va-kuunganya [[]]
38 human omuntu omundu umuntu [umuuntu] buntu [[]] [[]] muntu [[]] [[]] munthu wu-muundu [[]]
39 child omwana abana umwana [umwâana] umw-āna [[]] [[]] mwâna [[]] [[]] mwana mwanache, mw-aanace [[]]
40 wife omukyaala mukha muka [mukâa] muka [[]] [[]] mukàjì umukashi [[]] mkazi vankwao [[]]
41 husband omwaami omukhwe, omusatsa umugabo umu-gabo, umu-gēnzi [[]] [[]] mulùme umulume [[]] munthu valume, va-alume [[]]
42 mother maama mama mama [maamâ] māma, māwe [[]] [[]] ciimaamù mayo [[]] mayi amao, maama [[]]
43 father taata papa data [daatâ] dāta, dāwe [[]] [[]] pàpâ tata [[]] tate atati, n-taati, baaba, v-eese [[]]
44 animal ensolo isolo inyamaswa [inyamâaswa] kw-ūhīra [[]] [[]] nnyama [[]] [[]] nyama chijama, ci-nyama [[]]
45 fish eky'enyanja inyeni ifi [ifî] i-fi [[]] [[]] mushipa isabi [[]] nsomba somba, soomba [[]]
46 bird ennyonyi liyoni inyoni iki-guruka, in-yoni (little ones) [[]] [[]] nnyuunyu iconi [[]] mbalame chijuni, ci-juni [[]]
47 dog embwa imbwa imbwa [imbwâ] im-bwa [[]] [[]] m̀bwa imbwa [[]] galu nanbwa, n-bwa [[]]
48 louse enkukunyi indaa inda [indâ] in-da [[]] [[]] lukùsù [[]] [[]] nsabwe njipi, n-jipi [[]]
49 snake omusota inzokha inzoka [inzôka] in-zoka [[]] [[]] nnyòka insoka [[]] njoka lijoka, di-ijoka [[]]
50 worm olusiringanyi inzokha inzoka, umunyorogoto (earthworm), urunyo (maggot) in-zoka, igi-kogoshi (earthworm), igi-kāngaga (tapeworm) [[]] [[]] cîshiishi [[]] [[]] nyongolotsi, litsipa (tapeworm), msundu di-nyoongolosi [[]]
51 tree omuti [[]] igiti [igitî] igi-ti [[]] [[]] mucì icimuti [[]] mtengo chitela, ci-koloongwe [[]]
52 forest ekibira omutsuru ishyamba [ishyaamba] iki-bira [[]] [[]] dibèsè [[]] [[]] nkhalango lipuluulu, wu-kweeti, n-situ [[]]
53 stick akati olusala inkoni igi-ti [[]] [[]] mukwasa [[]] [[]] ndodo ntindiso, m-puuto [[]]
54 fruit ekibala eshiamo imbuto [imbûto] ic-āmwa, imbuto [[]] [[]] cimuma icisabo [[]] chipatso isogosi, ci-sogosi [[]]
55 seed ensigo imwo imbuto [imbûto] im-buto, uru-tete [[]] [[]] dimiinu [[]] [[]] mbewu, njere, mbuyi, mbuyu, nthanga mbeju, n-beju, n-beeca [[]]
56 leaf ekikoola lifafu, lisafu ikibabi i-babi, iki-babi [[]] [[]] dyânyi ibula [[]] tsamba, dzani lisamba, lisaamba, di-saamba [[]]
57 root omulandira omurombo umuzi umu-zi, igi-shitsi [[]] [[]] muji [[]] [[]] muzu mchiga, n-ciga [[]]
58 bark (tree) olubugo likhoba ikirere [ikireere] igi-shishwa [[]] [[]] cipusu [[]] [[]] kowola likuungwa [[]]
59 flower ekimuli eshimuli indabyo, ururabyo [ururâbyo] i-shurwe [[]] [[]] cilòngò icilime [[]] duwa liua, di-luuva [[]]
60 grass omuddo obunyasi icyatsi [icyaâtsi], ubwatsi (pasture) ivy-ātsi, ubg-ātsi [[]] [[]] bîlu ilunkoto [[]] udzu manyasi, ma-nyasi [[]]
61 rope omuguwa omukoye umugozi in-goyi, umu-gozi, umu-zana [[]] [[]] mukòsà [[]] [[]] chingwe lu-koonji [[]]
62 skin olususu, omubiri, eddiba (animal) likhoba uruhu uru-hu, uru-koba, uru-sāto [[]] [[]] dikòbà inkanda [[]] khungu lipende, likova [[]]
63 meat ennyama inyama inyama iny-āma [[]] [[]] nnyama [[]] [[]] nyama nyama [[]]
64 blood omusaayi amabanga, amalasire, amatsayi amaraso [amarâso] amaraso [[]] [[]] mashi [[]] [[]] magazi miasi, my-aasi [[]]
65 bone eggumba likumba igufwa [igûfwa] i-gufa [[]] [[]] cifùpa ifupa [[]] fupa liupa, di-iwupa [[]]
66 fat (n.) amasavu amanulu amavuta [amavûta], ikinure i-tōto, ibi-mure (meat) [[]] [[]] dìfutà [[]] [[]] mafuta mauta, ma-wuta [[]]
67 egg eggi libuyu igi iri-gi, i-gi [[]] [[]] diyi [[]] [[]] dzira lindanda, di-ndaanda, di-jeele [[]]
68 horn omulere (music), engombe (sound) eshitsiriba ihembe i-hēmbe [[]] [[]] lusèngu [[]] [[]] nyanga, liphondo, lipenga livengwa, n-seengo [[]]
69 tail mukira omushinga umurizo umu-rīzo [[]] [[]] mukìla [[]] [[]] mchira mchila, n-cila [[]]
70 feather [[]] omwiro iryorya i-ryōya [[]] [[]] lusàlà [[]] [[]] nthenga di-nyuunya [[]]
71 hair enviiri liswi umusatsi umu-shatsi [[]] [[]] nsukì umushishi [[]] tsitsi umbo, lu-wuumbo, lu-nyiidi [[]]
72 head omutwe om'rwe umutwe [umutwê] umu-twe [[]] [[]] mutù umutwe [[]] mutu ntwe, n-twe [[]]
73 ear okutu eshirwi ugutwi [ugutwî] ugu-twi [[]] [[]] dicì ukutwi [[]] khutu liwiwi, di-piikanilo [[]]
74 eye eriiso imoni, lishu (squint) ijisho [ijîisho] i-jīsho [[]] [[]] dîsu ilinso [[]] diso liso, di-iso [[]]
75 nose enyindo amolu izuru [izûuru] i-zūru, i-tonde [[]] [[]] dyûlu umona [[]] mphuno mbula, lu-pula [[]]
76 mouth akamwa omunwa akanwa aka-nwa [[]] [[]] mukana akanwa [[]] kamwa kang'wa [[]]
77 tooth erinnyo elino iryinyo [iryîinyo] i-ryīnyo [[]] [[]] dînu ilino [[]] dzino liino, di-ino [[]]
78 tongue olulimi olulimi ururimi uru-rimi [[]] [[]] ludìmi ululimi [[]] lilime lulimi, lu-dimi [[]]
79 fingernail [[]] [[]] urwara urw-āra [[]] [[]] ngâla ingala [[]] chikhadabo lukoose, lu-kalaveesa [[]]
80 foot ekigere lilaro ikirenge [ikireenge] iki-rēnge [[]] [[]] cisanjì ulukasa [[]] phazi ci-kaambato, lu-sajo (footprint, sole) [[]]
81 leg [[]] eshilemje, lirango (thigh) ukuguru uku-guru [[]] [[]] mukòlò ukulu [[]] mwendo lukongolo, lu-koongolo [[]]
82 knee eviivi lisikamo ivi [ivî] i-vi [[]] [[]] cinù ikufi [[]] bondo lilungo, di-luungo [[]]
83 hand omukono (arm) omukhono (arm) ikiganza [ikigaanza] iki-ganza [[]] [[]] cyanza icisansala [[]] dzanja nkono [[]]
84 wing ekiwawatiro olubaa ibaba [ibabâ] i-baba [[]] [[]] dipwâpwà [[]] [[]] khupe, phiko di-papiko [[]]
85 belly olubuto inda inda, igifu, ibondo [iboondo] (potbelly) in-da [[]] [[]] difù [[]] [[]] mimba lutumbo [[]]
86 guts [[]] amala (intestines) amara (intestines) ama-ra (intestines) [[]] [[]] dila [[]] [[]] [[]] [[]] [[]]
87 neck ensingo likosi ishingo, ijosi (front of neck) i-sozi [[]] [[]] nshìngù umukoshi [[]] khosi, chitambo lukosi, lu-kosi [[]]
88 back omugongo omukongo umugongo [umugôongo] umu-gōngo [[]] [[]] nnyimà inuma [[]] msana mngongo, n'-goongo, nsaapa, ci-nyuma [[]]
89 breast ebbeere olubeere ibere i-bere [[]] [[]] cyâdi [[]] [[]] bere mavele, ma-veele [[]]
90 heart omutima omwoyo umutima [umutîma] umu-tima [[]] [[]] mwoyo umutima [[]] mtima ntima, n-tima [[]]
91 liver ekibumba ingurumani umwijima igi-tigu [[]] [[]] mucìma [[]] [[]] chiwindi, mphafa litoga, di-tooga [[]]
92 to drink okunywa okhunywa, -nywa kunywa [kunywâ], -nywa ku-nywa [[]] [[]] -nwà ukunwa [[]] kumwa, -mwa ku-ng'wa, -n'wa, -mwa [[]]
93 to eat okulya okhuliira kurya ku-rya [[]] [[]] -dyà ukulya [[]] -dya ku-lya, -dya [[]]
94 to bite [[]] okhukuna, okhuluma gushuna, kuruma gu-shikura [[]] [[]] -sùma [[]] [[]] -kuluma -luma [[]]
95 to suck okunuuma okhunuuna kunyunguta, kunyunyuza ku-nūnuza [[]] [[]] -fìpa [[]] [[]] -yamwa, -kama, -fipa, -tsopa -oonga, -kweemba [[]]
96 to spit okuwanda okhubita, okhufutsa, okhunyirikha gucira gu-cīra [[]] [[]] -twìla [[]] [[]] -mate -suna [[]]
97 to vomit okusesema okhusala kuruka ku-ruka [[]] [[]] -lùka [[]] [[]] -sanzi -selula, -tapika [[]]
98 to blow okufuuwa okhuutsa, okhufura (mouth) guhuha gu-hūha, gu-hūngabanya [[]] [[]] -peepa [[]] [[]] -omba -puga [[]]
99 to breathe okussa omukka okhuyeera guhumeka gu-hēma, gu-humēka [[]] [[]] -puuya [[]] [[]] -puma -pumula [[]]
100 to laugh okuseka okhutsekha guseka gu-twēnga, gu-sekaseka [[]] [[]] -seka [[]] [[]] -seka, -bwezuka, -kakadza -seka [[]]
101 to see okulaba okhulola kubona [kubôna] ku-bona [[]] [[]] -mòna ukumona [[]] -wona -lola, -wona [[]]
102 to hear okuwulira okhuulira kumva kw-ūmva [[]] [[]] -umvwa [[]] [[]] -mva -pikana [[]]
103 to know okumanya okhumanya kumenya, -zi ku-menya, -zi, ku-zirikana [[]] [[]] -manya ukwishiba [[]] -dziwa -manyilila [[]]
104 to think okulowooza okhupara gutekereza, kwibwira kw-īyumvīra, gu-cīra, ku-gira, kw-īkēkāko, kw-īrimbūra [[]] [[]] -pànga [[]] [[]] -ganiza -ganisya [[]]
105 to smell okuwunyiriza okhuunya guhumuza [guhûumura] kw-īnukiriza, kw-ūmva, kw-ūmviriza, kw-īmōtereza [[]] [[]] -nunka [[]] [[]] -nunkha -nunjila , -nunga [[]]
106 to fear okutya okurya gutinya gu-tīnya [[]] [[]] -cììna, -kaakala [[]] [[]] -opa, -opana, -opsedwa, -thupsana -oga, -oogopa [[]]
107 to sleep okwebaka okhukona gusinzira [gusiinziira] gu-sinzīra [[]] [[]] -lààla ukusendama [[]] -gona -gono [[]]
108 to live okusula, okubeera (to be) okhumenya -baho, kubana, kuba [kubâ] (to be) ku-ba, ku-baho, gu-hēma [[]] [[]] -sòmba [[]] [[]] -khala -taama [[]]
109 to die okufa okhufwa gupfa gu-pfa, gu-hwēra [[]] [[]] -fwà [[]] [[]] -fa, -mwalira -wa [[]]
110 to kill okutta okhwira kwica kw-īca [[]] [[]] -shipa [[]] [[]] -pha -wulaga [[]]
111 to fight okulwaana okhulwana kurwana ku-rwānya [[]] [[]] -lwa [[]] [[]] ndewu (n.) -menyana, -putana [[]]
112 to hunt okuyigga okhuyima guhiga gu-hīga [[]] [[]] -zàngula ukulunga [[]] -saka -lupata [[]]
113 to hit [[]] okhupa gukubita gu-kubita [[]] [[]] -còòba, -bòta [[]] [[]] [[]] -tiimba, -puuta, -nyeesya [[]]
114 to cut okusalwa okhushenga, okhuteta, okhutsosola, okhutuumula guca, gukata gu-ca [[]] [[]] -banga [[]] [[]] -duka, -tseteka -seenga, -salula, -kata [[]]
115 to split okwabuluza okhurabukha, okhwarasia, okhwasiaka, okwabula gutanya ku-rara, gu-tānya [[]] [[]] -aapula [[]] [[]] -balula -gala, -cecenukula, -cecenukuka, -pasula, -gaangula [[]]
116 to stab [[]] okhufumira [[]] [[]] [[]] [[]] -ponda [[]] [[]] -baya -wulutula, -tota, -koosa, -copa, -soma [[]]
117 to scratch okwagula okhumaanya, okhwaka gushima gu-kūba [[]] [[]] -aanya, -koona [[]] [[]] -kalasa, -kalasula, -kalula, -kanda -mwaaga, -ng'wanya, -kodola [[]]
118 to dig [[]] okhulima, okhuyaba gucukura kw-īmba, ku-rima [[]] [[]] -imba [[]] [[]] -mba -sola [[]]
119 to swim okuwuga okhwerama, okhwitubuta koga kw-ōga [[]] [[]] -ombela ukowa [[]] -sambila -suuga, -n'aambila [[]]
120 to fly okubuuka okhupulukha kuguruka ku-guruka [[]] [[]] -bùùka ukupupuka [[]] -nonthoka -guluka [[]]
121 to walk okutambula okhuchenda kugenda [kugeenda] ku-gēnda [[]] [[]] -dyata, -enda ukueenda [[]] -yenda -eenda [[]]
122 to come okujja okhwitsa kuza [kuuza] ku-za [[]] [[]] -iiya [[]] [[]] -dza -yika [[]]
123 to lie (bed) okugalamira, okulambaala okhukonera kwisegura ku-ryāma [[]] [[]] -lamba, -iikisha ukubepa [[]] -gona -latama, -gadama, ku-gona lugali [[]]
124 to sit okutuula okhwikhala kwicara [kwiicara] kw-īcara [[]] [[]] -shikama ukwikala [[]] -tambalala, -labzi -wutamila, -tama, -taama [[]]
125 to stand okuyimirira okhusinjira guhagarara gu-hagarara [[]] [[]] -iimana [[]] [[]] -yima -iima [[]]
126 to turn okuweta okhuunzukha guhindukiza gu-hindukiza [[]] [[]] -piluka [[]] [[]] -khota, -lowera -piinda [[]]
127 to fall okugwa okhukwa kugwa ku-gwa [[]] [[]] -pwà [[]] [[]] -gwa -gwa [[]]
128 to give okuwa okhufuwa, okhuhana, okhuwa guha, guhana, gutanga gu-ha, gu-hēsha, gu-tānga [[]] [[]] - [[]] [[]] -patsa -pa [[]]
129 to hold okukwaata okhutira, okhuwatsa gufata gu-fata [[]] [[]] -kwàta [[]] [[]] -wetsa -pakata [[]]
130 to squeeze okunyiga, okukamula okhufinya, okhukhama, okhutinyira gukamura gu-kānya [[]] [[]] -kàma [[]] [[]] -khwinyata, -vungama, -khwinyala, -finya -pana, -minya [[]]
131 to rub okuvumbaye, okukuutase, okukunya, okukulubuuta, okusiraze okhuruta, okhusisa guhanagura, gusiga (anoint) gu-hungura, gu-sīga (anoint), gu-hofōra (eyes) [[]] [[]] -fiita [[]] [[]] -fikisa, -tikita, -tsangula, -tsitsitiza, -pekesa, -sisita -ticita, -sugula, -kulukuuta [[]]
132 to wash okwoza okhwosia koza kw-ōza [[]] [[]] -sukula ukusamba [[]] -samba -suka, -saula, -likunda [[]]
133 to wipe okusimuula okhweya guhanagura ku-myīra, gu-heha [[]] [[]] -kùpula [[]] [[]] -khula -syula [[]]
134 to pull okusika, okukululadde okhukhwesa gukurura gu-kwēga, gu-shikura, gu-kurira [[]] [[]] -fuuta [[]] [[]] -koka -wuta [[]]
135 to push okusindika okhuluuma, okhusindikha gusunika gu-sunika [[]] [[]] -sàkila [[]] [[]] -kankha, -kunkhuniza, -thunya -tuta [[]]
136 to throw okusawuka, okukanyuga, okukasuka okhufuuba, okhutura gutera gu-ta, gu-tēra [[]] [[]] -tupù [[]] [[]] -ponya, -taya -iita [[]]
137 to tie okukaliga, okusiba okhuboya, okhufundikha kuboha, gupfundika ku-boha, gu-hāmbīra [[]] [[]] -kànda, -lunga -tai [[]] -kadzira, -kwidzinga, -manga, -njata, -gwiriziza -tava [[]]
138 to sew okutunga okhunaba kudoda ku-barīra, gu-sona (<Sw.) [[]] [[]] -tunga [[]] [[]] -soka -tota, -sona [[]]
139 to count okubala okhubala kubara gu-harūra [[]] [[]] -bala ukupenda [[]] -werenga -valanga, -valaanga [[]]
140 to say okugamba, okwogera (saying) okhuboola kuvuga, -ti (saying) ku-bara, ku-vuga, -ti [[]] [[]] -lòkota, -amba [[]] [[]] [[]] -ti, -saala, -cidiwuka, -tanjila, -salila [[]]
141 to sing okuyimba okhwimba kuririmba ku-rirīmba [[]] [[]] -imba [[]] [[]] -yimba -imba [[]]
142 to play okuzannya okhubaya gukina gu-kina [[]] [[]] -nàya ukwangala [[]] -doda, -sewera, -ponya -taamba, -n'aanda, -ceesa [[]]
143 to float okuseyaaseya, okubbulukuka okhubenga kureremba [kurêreemba] ku-reremba [[]] [[]] -anzama ukowa [[]] -beruka, -yandama -jajavala, -palasila [[]]
144 to flow okukulukutase [[]] gutemba gu-tēmba [[]] [[]] -mata [[]] [[]] -yenda -jidima, -vidima [[]]
145 to freeze oku-tiitiwazaizza [[]] [[]] [[]] [[]] [[]] [[]] [[]] [[]] [[]] -pimisya [[]]
146 to swell okuzimba okhufwimba kubyimba ku-vyīmba, ku-bōmboka [[]] [[]] -boba [[]] [[]] -fufuma -yiimba [[]]
147 sun enjuba eliuba izuba [izûuba] i-zūba [[]] [[]] dîba akasuba [[]] dzuwa lyuuva [[]]
148 moon omweezi omwesi ukwezi [ukwêezi] ukw-ēzi [[]] [[]] mwènji umweshi [[]] mwezi mwesi [[]]
149 star emunyeenye ing'ining'ini inyenyeri [inyênyeerî] uru-nyenyēri, i-nyenyēri [[]] [[]] mùtôtò intanda [[]] nyenyezi, nthondwa, nthanda ndondwa [[]]
150 water amazzi amaatsi amazi [amâazi] ama-zi [[]] [[]] mâyi amenshi [[]] madzi meesi [[]]
151 rain enkuba ifula imvura [imvûra]] im-vura [[]] [[]] mvùla imfula [[]] mvula wula [[]]
152 river omugga omuchera, omwalo uruzi ur-ūzi [[]] [[]] [[]] umumana [[]] mtsinje lusulo [[]]
153 lake enyanja inyanza ikiyaga iki-yaga, i-tanganyika [[]] [[]] dijiba bemba [[]] nyanja nyaasa, litanda [[]]
154 sea enyanja inyanza inyanja iki-yaga [[]] [[]] mbuwù [[]] [[]] nyanja ya mchere, nyanja zakuya kwambiri bwaani [[]]
155 salt ommunyu, omunnyo omufume, omunyu umunyu [umûunyu] umu-nyu [[]] [[]] lwêpù umucele [[]] muthira mchere njete [[]]
156 stone ejjinja libale, lichina ibuye i-buye [[]] [[]] dibwe [[]] [[]] mwala liganga [[]]
157 sand omusenyu [[]] umusenyi umu-sēnyi [[]] [[]] lusenge [[]] [[]] mchenga, timiyala, muhabva nsanga [[]]
158 dust nfuufu olufu ivumbi, umukungugu [umukuûngugu] umu-kungugu [[]] [[]] lupwishi [[]] [[]] fumbi luundu [[]]
159 earth nsi eshi igitaka, isi [isî] i-si, aga-taka, i-vu [[]] [[]] nshì [[]] [[]] dziko litaka [[]]
160 cloud ekire lilesi igicu igi-cu [[]] [[]] ditutu ikumbi [[]] mtambo, khwithi, chifwirim liunde [[]]
161 fog [[]] loing'ong'ong'we igihu igi-pfūngu [[]] [[]] mulemba, dibungi icikutika [[]] nkhungu, mikhwithi daambwe [[]]
162 sky eggulu likulu ikirere, ijuru (heaven) iki-rēre, i-juru [[]] [[]] dyulu mulu [[]] thambo kwiunde [[]]
163 wind embuyaga omuyeka umuyaga umu-yaga [[]] [[]] cipeepè umwela [[]] chiphwisa nyeembeelela [[]]
164 snow omuzira [[]] amasimbi uru-bura (hail) [[]] [[]] [[]] [[]] [[]] madzi oundana oyera amaoneka pamwamba pa mapiri aatali ku mayiko ozizira, chipale, chifunga, nkhungu [[]] [[]]
165 ice omuzira [[]] barafu, urubura [[]] [[]] [[]] lumwènu amenshi makasa [[]] madzi oundana, madzi ouma, matalala [[]] [[]]
166 smoke omukka omwosi umwotsi umw-ōtsi [[]] [[]] [[]] [[]] [[]] utsi osi [[]]
167 fire omuliro omuliro umuriro umu-riro [[]] [[]] kadilu [[]] [[]] moto moto [[]]
168 ash [[]] likoshe ivu [ivû] umu-nyota [[]] [[]] butù [[]] [[]] chipala, phulusa [[]] [[]]
169 to burn okwookya okhwakha gushya, kwaka [kwaaka] gu-sha [[]] [[]] -oosha, -pyà [[]] [[]] -wocha, -pya -ooca, -kolela, -coma [[]]
170 road oluguudo engila, omuanda umuhanda [umuhaânda] i-barabara, umu-haruro, i-rāngo [[]] [[]] njila umusebo [[]] msewu vaangula [[]]
171 mountain olusozi olukulu umusozi [umusôzi] umu-sozi [[]] [[]] mukùnà ulupili [[]] phiri litumbi [[]]
172 red kasaayi, myufu -akhanyu gutukura gu-tukura [[]] [[]] -kùnze mulopamulopa [[]] -fiira, -psuu -ceejewu [[]]
173 green kilagala -chishi icyatsi kibisi aka-ātsi gatoto [[]] [[]] -bìshi katapakatap [[]] -biriwira -gulukulu, -awusaamba [[]]
174 yellow kyenvu rapwori umuhondo umu-hōndo, umu-gina, umu-tugutu [[]] [[]] -kàlaabi umutuntulwa [[]] -chikasu [[]] [[]]
175 white ekyeeru -lafu -era cera [[]] [[]] -tòòke buta [[]] -yera cheswela [[]]
176 black nzirugavu -mali, -mwamu, -ti umukara umu-fyīri [[]] [[]] -fììka ukufita [[]] mkuda, wokuda -piliu [[]]
177 night ekiro, ettumbi eshiro ijoro i-joro [[]] [[]] butùku ubushiku [[]] usiku chilo [[]]
178 day emisana, olunaku indaalo, inyanga umunsi [umuûnsi] umu-si [[]] [[]] difùku [[]] [[]] tsiku lyuva [[]]
179 year omwaaka omwika umwaka [umwâaka] umw-āka [[]] [[]] mwaka umwaka [[]] chaka chaaka [[]]
180 warm ekibuguma, -buguma amayu, -yu -ota -ōta [[]] [[]] -sàlùke [[]] [[]] -funda -kosya, -oota, -vaamba [[]]
181 cold ekinyogoga -nyifu -konja, -beho -bisi [[]] [[]] -tàlàlàà ukutalala, impepo [[]] -zizira sisisisi, -bepo [[]]
182 full kajjuvu -yinjikhane -zura -ūzura [[]] [[]] -pasa [[]] [[]] -khuta, -dzadza -too, coti [[]]
183 new ekipya efiya, -ya, -yakha -shya -sha, -shasha [[]] [[]] -pya [[]] [[]] -tsopano chanpya, -amoonje [[]]
184 old -kadde -khulu, -kofu -saza -kuru, -sāza [[]] [[]] -nunu [[]] [[]] -kalamba, -khwima, -kale -wisala, -aceekulu, -kalaambala [[]]
185 good -rungi -layi -iza [iizâ]] -īza [[]] [[]] -lenga [[]] kabotu -bwino -ambone [[]]
186 bad -bi ababi, -bi -bi -bi [[]] [[]] - [[]] [[]] -ipa, -uve, -chabe, -bziwi, -bi ngalumbana, ngalimate [[]]
187 rotten -vundu -bolo -bora -bora, -boza [[]] [[]] -bolabola [[]] [[]] -ola, -vunda -ola [[]]
188 dirty -jama -bi -anda, -ico -humāna [[]] [[]] -kooyà [[]] [[]] -da, -ipsa, -detsa -wuuka [[]]
189 straight butereevu -kololofu, -lunji -gororoka, -eguka -gororoka [[]] [[]] -neema [[]] [[]] -ongoka, -salala, -tawatawa, -njo, -sapsatira -nyoloombola, -goloka [[]]
190 round -ulungo -fumunde -viringa -burūngu [[]] [[]] -cijèngù [[]] [[]] -zungulira, -zunguza, -ndendera, -bungulira -aluwulu [[]]
191 sharp (knife) -songola -memu -tyara -kariha [[]] [[]] -twè [[]] [[]] -thwa -tema, -sijidika [[]]
192 blunt (knife) -fufuggaza [[]] -tiga -fyīta, -pfūha (dull) [[]] [[]] [[]] [[]] [[]] -phinjika -piisa, -piinya, -angatema [[]]
193 smooth -kuliradde -nyiririfu, -nyushe [[]] -rēmba [[]] [[]] -lànda [[]] [[]] -salala -tidila [[]]
194 wet -bisi -nyifu, -misu -bisi [bîsi] -bisi [[]] [[]] [[]] [[]] [[]] chinyezi, chinyontho nyakapya [[]]
195 dry -kalu -umu -uma -ūma [[]] [[]] -uuma [[]] [[]] -uma -umula, -juumu [[]]
196 correct -tuufu -atieri -hana -koshōra, -īhana [[]] [[]] -oolòlòke [[]] [[]] -konza -luungamika [[]]
197 near okumpi aambi bugufi, hafi hāfi [[]] [[]] pêpì nè [[]] [[]] -fupi, -yandika -vandika, -vaandika [[]]
198 far ewala eyale kure kure [[]] [[]] kule [[]] [[]] -kutali -talika [[]]
199 right ddyo -lunji, -satsa -ryo -ryo [[]] [[]] dyàbalùme [[]] lulyo -manja n'dyo [[]]
200 left kkono -suba -bumoso -bāmfu [[]] [[]] dyàbakàjì [[]] chimwenhi -siyidwa, -tsala, kumanzere nciji [[]]
201 at ku, mu khu-, mu- i, -ho, ku, kuri, kwa i, ku, kuri, kwa [[]] [[]] ku [[]] [[]] pa [[]] [[]]
202 in mu mu- mu, muri mu, muri [[]] [[]] mu [[]] [[]] [[]] [[]] [[]]
203 with ne ne na na [[]] [[]] naa- [[]] [[]] ndi [[]] [[]]
204 and ne, na ne na, no kandi, uteko, na, no [[]] [[]] , kàdi [[]] [[]] ndi nipo, kwiisa [[]]
205 if ssenga [[]] niba, iyo, nkaho asangwa, iyo, namba, ni, iyaba [[]] [[]] ne [[]] [[]] nkati, nkani, pokhala nambaga [[]]
206 because kubanga khulwa, okhuba, shichira kuko, kubera [kubêera] kuko [[]] [[]] bwalu [[]] [[]] chifukwa pakuva [[]]
207 name erinnya eliira izina [izîna] i-zina [[]] [[]] dîna [[]] [[]] dzina liina [[]]

List 3[edit]

English Umbundu Kwanyama Herero Shona Lozi Tswana Sotho (N) Sotho (S) Zulu Xhosa Swazi Tsonga
1 I [[]] ame, nge ami ndi, ini na, ni kene, ke nna nna ngi-, mina ndi-, mna [[]] [[]]
2 you (sing) [[]] ove, ku [[]] iwe u, wa, tuwe wena, o o wena u-, wena u-, wena u- u
3 he [[]] ye, mu [[]] a a, u, wa o a, e yona u-, yena u-, yena [[]] [[]]
4 we [[]] fye, tu [[]] ti luna re rena rona si-, thina si-, thina [[]] [[]]
5 you (pl) [[]] nye, mu [[]] imi mi, mina, mu lona, lo, le, go lena lona ni-, nina ni-, nina [[]] [[]]
6 they [[]] vo, va [[]] va ba, bona ba, di ba bona ba-, bona ba-, bona [[]] [[]]
7 this [[]] ava, aka [[]] ino bo, lo, o, wo, yo, kona, ka, bye, se, ze e, jo, yo bjô ana, ena, enwa, eo, hona lo, leli, lesi, le, lolu, lobu, lokhu lo, aba, le, eli, la, esi, ezi, olu, obu, oku [[]] [[]]
8 that [[]] oyo, odo [[]] iyo ale, byale, lale, le, lee, lwale, sale, wale, yale, ani, bani, byani, lani, lwani, sani, wani, yani, ao, wo, yo, zeo, se eo, gore, ka bjôo aa, ale, ane, ano, bono, boo, ee, eno, hane, hono, hoo lowo, lelo, leso, leyo, lolo, lobo, lokho lowa, abaya, leya, eliya, lawa, esiya, eziya, oluya, obuya, okuya [[]] [[]]
9 here [[]] apa, opo [[]] pano yo, fa, kafa [[]] fano mona, teng lapha apha [[]] [[]]
10 there [[]] apa, opo, penya [[]] apo fo, ko, mo, yo, kwale (yonder) teng falê ao, boo, eo lapho apho [[]] [[]]
11 who [[]] olye [[]] ani bafi? [[]] mang? mang? ya (relative) ubani? ngubani [[]] [[]]
12 what [[]] oshike [[]] chii afi? mang, eng ene? eng eng? -ni, yini? -ni, ntoni [[]] [[]]
13 where [[]] openi, peni [[]] kupi kai? fo, ko, mo kae kae? kae? -phi? phi? kuphi kwihi
14 when [[]] onaini, naini [[]] rini lili? fa, muta leng, fa neng? neng? nini ni [[]] [[]]
15 how [[]] ongaipi, ngaipi [[]] sei, -ngani cwani? kae, jang bjang jwang kanjani, ngani njani, kanjani (adv) [[]] [[]]
16 not sio ahawe, aaye [[]] kwete ha, isi, isini ga se, ha, ka a-, akekho, abekho khange, a-, -nga- [[]] [[]]
17 all [[]] [[]] [[]] ese kamukana, kaufela, zote tsotlhe aohle bohle, hohle -nke -onke [[]] [[]]
18 many cambuaka, caliava [[]] [[]] zhinji -ta [[]] -ntšhi, ngata ngata -ningi -ninzi [[]] [[]]
19 some [[]] [[]] [[]] amwe kwa [[]] -ngwê bang -nye -nye [[]] [[]]
20 few [[]] -shona [[]] shoma sikakani, -nyana [[]] mmalwa, nyane mmalwa -mbalwa, -ncane -balwa [[]] [[]]
21 other ukuavo [[]] [[]] imwe -linja, sili [[]] mangwê engwe -nye -mbi, -nye [[]] [[]]
22 one mosi imwe imwe motsi -ngwi nngwe ntowe, nngwê nngwe -dwa, -nye isinye, eyona kunyé n'we
23 two vali mbali mbari piri -peli pedi pêdi pedi -bili -bini kubili mbirhi
24 three tatu tatu, natu ondatu tatu -talu tharo tharo tharo -thathu -thathu kutsatfu nharhu
25 four kwãla nee ine china -ne nne nnê nne -ne -ne kune mune
26 five tãlo tano, nano ondano shanu -ketalizoho tlhano tlhano hlano -hlanu -hlanu kusihlanu ntlhanu
27 big cinene -nene [[]] -hombe tuna -golo -golo -holo -khulu -khulu [[]] [[]]
28 long [[]] -le [[]] -reba telele [[]] -lêlê, -têlê -lelele, -telele -de -de [[]] [[]]
29 wide catanda [[]] [[]] -fara -atama, -atumuluha, -pala, -tona [[]] -phara -batsi -banzi -banzi [[]] [[]]
30 thick caliyinda, capama [[]] [[]] -kora -kima, -kumba, -kita, -kula, -yowela [[]] -koto -tenya -qinile, -gqinsi -nzinzilili [[]] [[]]
31 heavy [[]] -dyu, -ndjuu [[]] -rema buima, -kita, -imela [[]] -fala, -fêtše -boima, -pitla -nzima -nzima [[]] [[]]
32 small [[]] -shona [[]] -diki bunyinyani, kacana, kanguya, kanyumiti, kashukuma, sishawa, -tutu, maputu (small waves) -nnye -nyane -nyane -ncane -mncinane, -ncinci [[]] [[]]
33 short cambuta, citito, catona -xupi, -hupi [[]] -pfupi kuswani, kashatu, -caniba [[]] -huswane -kgutshwane, -kgutshwanyane -fuphi -futshane [[]] [[]]
34 narrow [[]] [[]] [[]] -dete, -nhete, -sunhu kumbana, ninguka, patisana [[]] sêsane -tshesane -ncane, -msweswana -mxinwa [[]] [[]]
35 thin cahongua, cahoma [[]] [[]] -onda sisani [[]] -ôtilê -sesane -ondile -bhityile [[]] [[]]
36 woman ukãi omukulukadi kazendu mukadzi mukati mosadi mosadi mosadi umfazi inkosikazi [[]] [[]]
37 man ulume omukulunhu, omulumenu rumendu murume mulume monna monna monna indoda, umlisa indoda, umlisela (young man) [[]] [[]]
38 human [[]] omunhu ndu munhu mutu motho semotho motho umuntu umntu umútfu [[]]
39 child omõla okaana, ewifa [[]] mwana mwana ngwana ngwana ngwana umntwana umntwana, usana um-ntfwana [[]]
40 wife ukãi omukulukadi [[]] mudzimai musali [[]] mogatša mohatsa, mosadi umka-, inkosikazi umfazi [[]] [[]]
41 husband ulume omushamane [[]] murume munna [[]] monna mohatsa umyeni, indoda umyeni ín-dvodza [[]]
42 mother [[]] meme [[]] amai me, m'a, m'ahe mme, mma mma mme umama umama máke [[]]
43 father [[]] tate [[]] baba ndate rre papa, tatê ntate ubaba ubawo, utata babé [[]]
44 animal [[]] oshinamwenyo [[]] mhuka siyamana, folofolo [[]] phôôfôlô phoofolo isilwane isilwane sí-lwane [[]]
45 fish [[]] oshi [[]] hove tapi, mushiba (small fish) [[]] hlapi hlapi inhlanzi, ufishi intlanzi ín-hlanti [[]]
46 bird [[]] okadila [[]] shiri, nyana (young bird) nyuny, nyuny-wani, nyunywani [[]] nônyana nonyana inyoni intaka í-nyoni [[]]
47 dog [[]] ombwa [[]] imbwa nja, ndumewa (male dog), lundumba (old dog) [[]] mpša ntja inja inja [[]] [[]]
48 louse [[]] [[]] [[]] inda nda, lilondwe (large louse) [[]] nta [[]] intwala intwala [[]] [[]]
49 snake ombuta, onyõha [[]] [[]] nyoka noha, likuluyoka (any big snake) [[]] nôga noha inyoka inyoka [[]] [[]]
50 worm [[]] [[]] [[]] gonye sibuku, litiya (earthworm) [[]] seboko seboko isibungu, umsundu umsundulu [[]] [[]]
51 tree [[]] omuti omuti muti sitondo, kota [[]] sehlare, sephatô sefate isihlahla, umuthi umthi sí-hlahla [[]]
52 forest cahukuka (adj) [[]] [[]] sango mushitu, sikwa (jungle) [[]] letši, sekgwa moru, sekgwa ihlathi ihlathi [[]] [[]]
53 stick [[]] [[]] [[]] rutanda tupa, kabama [[]] thupa thupa induku, uthi induku, uluthi [[]] [[]]
54 fruit ocima, epako oiimati [[]] muchero nakumene [[]] diênywa tholwana isithelo isiqhamo sí-tselo [[]]
55 seed [[]] [[]] [[]] mhodzi, mbeu peu [[]] pêu peo inhlamvu, imbewu imbewu ín-hlanyélo [[]]
56 leaf [[]] efo [[]] shizha lingambwa (pumpkin leaf), ndamba (palm leaf) [[]] lehlare lehlaku ikhasi, iqabi igqabi lí-cémbe [[]]
57 root [[]] [[]] [[]] mudzi mubisi [[]] modu motso impande (of a plant), umsuka (cause, origin) ingcambu [[]] [[]]
58 bark (tree) [[]] [[]] [[]] gwati likwati [[]] lekgata lekgapetla igxolo ixolo [[]] [[]]
59 flower capulüla (adj) eengala [[]] ruva palisa [[]] lebue palesa imbali intyantyambo í-mbali [[]]
60 grass [[]] omwiidi [[]] uswa bucwa–i [bucwani], lituta (shelter of grass), mumbo (shelter of grass) [[]] bjang jwang utshani ingca [[]] [[]]
61 rope [[]] [[]] [[]] tambo muhala (string, cord, rope; wick), ntambo (strap, thong; rope) [[]] mogala mohala intambo intambo [[]] [[]]
62 skin [[]] oshipa [[]] ganda litalo, mukata [[]] letlalô letlalo isikhumba isikhumba [[]] [[]]
63 meat [[]] onyama, ombelela [[]] nyama nama [[]] nama nama inyama inyama í-nyama [[]]
64 blood osonde ohonde ombinçu ropa ngazi, mali [[]] madi madi igazi igazi [[]] [[]]
65 bone ekepa omakipa [[]] bvupa lisapo [[]] lešapô lesapo ithambo ihleza, ithambo [[]] [[]]
66 fat (n.) [[]] [[]] [[]] mafuta mafula [[]] makhura mafura amafutha amafutha [[]] [[]]
67 egg esala, aseko [[]] [[]] zai lii [[]] lee lehe iqanda iqanda [[]] [[]]
68 horn [[]] [[]] [[]] nyanga lunaka, linaka [[]] lenaka lenaka uphondo uphondo [[]] [[]]
69 tail [[]] [[]] tjira muswe muhata [[]] mosela mohatla umsila umsila [[]] [[]]
70 feather [[]] [[]] [[]] nhenga mutenga [[]] lefofa lesiba uphaphe usiba [[]] [[]]
71 hair esinga eexwiki ozondjise vhudzi, mvere (wool) mulili [[]] moriri moriri unwele inwele lú-nwéle [[]]
72 head utue omutwe otjiuru musoro toho [[]] hlôgô hlooho ikhanda intloko [[]] [[]]
73 ear [[]] okupti, okutwi okutwi nzeve zebe [[]] tsêbê tsebe indlebe indlebe ín-dlebé [[]]
74 eye [[]] omesho, eisho ho ziso liito [[]] leihlô, ihlô leihlo iso, ihlo iliso [[]] [[]]
75 nose [[]] ellulu, eyulu [[]] mhuno ngo [[]] nkô nko ikhala impumlo lí-khala [[]]
76 mouth [[]] okanya [[]] muromo, mukanwa mulomo [[]] molômo molomo umlomo umlomo um-lomo [[]]
77 tooth [[]] eyoo [[]] zino lino [[]] leinô leino izinyo izinyo [[]] [[]]
78 tongue elaka, elimi elaka eraka rurimi lilimi [[]] leleme leleme ulimi ulwimi [[]] [[]]
79 fingernail olunjala, apapio ipato, onyala [[]] nzara [[]] [[]] nala lenala uzipho uzipho lú-galo [[]]
80 foot [[]] omadi ombaze tsoka lihutu [[]] leoto, lwaô leoto unyawo unyawo lú-nyawo [[]]
81 leg [[]] okurou, okuulu [[]] gumbo numbu (calf) [[]] moômo moomo umlenze umlenze um-lente [[]]
82 knee ongolo ongolo [[]] ibvi mbumba (knee cap) [[]] khuru, lengwêlê, letôlô lengole idolo idolo lí-dvolo [[]]
83 hand [[]] oma, eke, okwooko [[]] ruoko lizoho [[]] letsôgô letsoho isandla isandla s-ándla [[]]
84 wing [[]] [[]] [[]] bapiro lifufa [[]] lefêgô, phuka lepheo iphiko iphiko [[]] [[]]
85 belly [[]] omaiaia, edimo, epunga [[]] dumbu mba [[]] lešôrô, mogôdu, mpa mpa isisu isisu [[]] [[]]
86 guts esiaka, ovala [[]] [[]] ura, matumbu [[]] [[]] dikatêng, mala dikahare ithumbu ithumbu [[]] [[]]
87 neck [[]] ofingo osengo mutsipa, huro (throat) likoshi [[]] molala, thamo (throat) molala intamo, umqala (throat) intamo, umqala (throat) ín-tsamo [[]]
88 back [[]] ombuda, moipafi [[]] musana mongo, mukokoto [[]] mokôkôtlô mokokotlo umhlane umhlana um-hlaná [[]]
89 breast [[]] omavele (breast), onhulo (chest) [[]] zamu (breast), chifuva (chest) lizwele (breast, udder), –olo [nolo] (teat), sifuba (chest), syn. mbando [[]] letswêlê (breast), sehuba (chest) letswele (breast), sefuba (chest) ibele (breast), isifuba (chest) ibele (breast), isifuba (chest) [[]] [[]]
90 heart [[]] omutima omutima moyo pilu [[]] pelo pelo inhliziyo intliziyo ín-hlitíyo [[]]
91 liver [[]] [[]] [[]] chitaka sibiti [[]] sebete sebete isibindi isibindi [[]] [[]]
92 to drink [[]] okunwa [[]] -nwa -nwa nwa nwa nwa -phuza ukusela, -sela, -phunga kú-natsa [[]]
93 to eat oku timbula, oku lia okulya [[]] kudya, -dya -lya, -ca ja ja ja -dla -tya [[]] [[]]
94 to bite oku cakita, oku kanya [[]] [[]] -ruma -luma [[]] loma loma -luma -luma [[]] [[]]
95 to suck [[]] [[]] [[]] -sveta -muma, -mumuna, -anya, -zwepa [[]] monya monya -munca, -ncela, -munya -munca [[]] [[]]
96 to spit [[]] [[]] [[]] -pfira -kwa [[]] tshwa tshwela -phimisa -the [[]] [[]]
97 to vomit [[]] kunga [[]] -rutsa -taza [[]] hlatša hlatsa -phalaza -hlanza [[]] [[]]
98 to blow oku fela, oku pepela [[]] [[]] -furidza -futa, -fufula, -fuzela [[]] foka, tšubutla fefola -vunguza -bhudla, -vuthuza [[]] [[]]
99 to breathe oku fuimma [[]] [[]] -fema -buyela, -foma (to puff) [[]] phefomola phefumoloha -phefumula -phefumla [[]] [[]]
100 to laugh [[]] yola [[]] -seka -seha, -sheka [[]] sêga tsheha -hleka -hleka kú-hleka [[]]
101 to see oku tala, oku mõla mona [[]] -ona -bona bona bôna bona -bona -bona, -buka kú-fúna [[]]
102 to hear oku yevelela, oku yeva udako [[]] -nzwa -utwa [[]] kwa, utlwa utlwa -zwa -va [[]] [[]]
103 to know [[]] shiiva [[]] -ziva -ziba itse tseba tseba -azi -azi kw-áti [[]]
104 to think [[]] dilaadila [[]] -funga -nahana, -fumba akanya nagana nahana -cabanga -cinga ku-cábanga [[]]
105 to smell oku neha, oku leha, oku lehisa [[]] [[]] -nhuwidza -lupa, -yuya [[]] fofonêla fofonela -nuka -nuka kú-nuka [[]]
106 to fear [[]] tila [[]] -tya -eila, -saba [[]] tšhabô tshaba -esaba, -saba -oyika [[]] [[]]
107 to sleep [[]] okukofa [[]] -rara -lala, -onda robala, robetse (sleep, slept) rôbala robala -lala -lala kú-lála [[]]
108 to live [[]] oho kala peni (where do you live) [[]] -rarama -pila, -yoya [[]] phela phela -phila -phila kú-phila [[]]
109 to die oku fa okufya [[]] -fa -fa, -shwa [[]] hwa shwa -fa -fa [[]] [[]]
110 to kill [[]] [[]] [[]] -uraya -bulaya [[]] bolaya bolaya -bulala, -fisa -bulala [[]] [[]]
111 to fight [[]] [[]] [[]] -rwa -lwa [[]] lwa lwana -lwa lwa [[]] [[]]
112 to hunt [[]] konga [[]] -vhima -zuma [[]] tsoma tsoma -zingela -zingela kú-tingéla [[]]
113 to hit oku veta, oku sova, oku tuna denga [[]] -rova, -bhura -kola [[]] bêtha, betša, rwa, tia bata, betsa, otla, shapa -betha, -gadla, -shaya -betha [[]] [[]]
114 to cut [[]] [[]] [[]] -cheka, -kuma -ceka, -batula [[]] bêtla, tswia, seta (carve) phoma, seha, seta (carve) -sika, -nquma -sika kú-síka [[]]
115 to split [[]] [[]] [[]] -dambura -pawla [[]] farola, fatokanya arohana, arola, petsoha -dabula -krazuka, -tyanda [[]] [[]]
116 to stab [[]] [[]] [[]] -baya, -junga -kwaza, -taba [[]] hlaba hlaba -gwaza -gwaza, -hlaba [[]] [[]]
117 to scratch [[]] [[]] [[]] -kwenya, -kwara -falula, -–walaula [nwalaula], -–waya [nwaya], -conkola [[]] ngwapa, ngwara ngwapa -klwebha -phanda [[]] [[]]
118 to dig oku fëla, oku sokotola [[]] [[]] -chera, -tukumbam -yepa, -lafa, -pumbula, -shitula [[]] êpa, nyafa epa, tjheka -mba -grumba kú-mba [[]]
119 to swim oku yua, oku litasa, oku liteva [[]] [[]] -shambira -cimbama, -fuumuka, -puwana [[]] sêsa, tunta sesa -bhukuda, -hlamba -dada kú-hlamba [[]]
120 to fly [[]] odi [[]] -mbururuka -fufa, -lamuka, -lenda [[]] fofa, ntši fofa -ndiza -bhabha kú-ndiza [[]]
121 to walk [[]] enda [[]] -famba -enda, -ela, -zamaya tsamaya sepela, tsamaya tsamaya -hamba -hamba kú-ya (going) ya (going)
122 to come [[]] uya, ila, di [[]] -uya -ta, -taha la tla tla -za -za kú-ta [[]]
123 to lie (bed) [[]] nangala [[]] -garira (ambush), -zorora (rest) -lapalala, -lapama, -patama [[]] awêla, phomola (rest) botha, lala, phomola (rest) -lala (lie down, sleep), -cambalala (be lying down) -xoka [[]] [[]]
124 to sit [[]] kala omutumba (sit down) [[]] -gara -ikala, -ina, -itulela, -njotomana [[]] itulêla dula -hlala (sit down), -hleli, -hlezi (be sitting, be seated) -hlala [[]] [[]]
125 to stand [[]] fikama [[]] -sumuka, -simuka, -mira -yema [[]] êma ema -sukuma (stand up), -ma (be standing) -ma [[]] [[]]
126 to turn [[]] ngolyoka [[]] -pota -futula, -heta, -pindhmuka, -pindula (to turn up) fapogele hlabologa reteleha -jika, -guquka, -phenduka -jika kú-jika [[]]
127 to fall [[]] [[]] [[]] -wa, -donha -wa letlhafula wa wa -wa -wa kú-wa [[]]
128 to give oku avela, oku eca yandya, pa, eta [[]] -pa -fa [[]] fa fa -nika, -nikeza, -pha -pha kú-níka [[]]
129 to hold [[]] [[]] [[]] -bata, -pfunda -ama, -bamba, -manja, -fanata, -kamata, -swala [[]] swara tshwara -phatha, -bamba -bamba [[]] [[]]
130 to squeeze [[]] [[]] [[]] -dvinya -cubela, -hamula, -ngunganya [[]] pitlêla tlhotla -cindezela -bandezela, -foca [[]] [[]]
131 to rub [[]] [[]] [[]] -kwiza -bukusha, -huta, -kwaka, -pikita, -sasa, -sindula, -tiinya [[]] pikitla pikitla -hlikihla -dyobha, - gudla [[]] [[]]
132 to wash oku yua [[]] [[]] -geza -tapa, -tapisa [[]] hlape hlatswa -geza, -hlamba -coca, -hlamba kú-geza [[]]
133 to wipe [[]] [[]] [[]] -pukuta -komba, -pyemula, -takula, -taula (< Eng) [[]] hlakola hlakola -sula -sula [[]] [[]]
134 to pull [[]] [[]] [[]] -zvuva, -dhonza -hoha, -kakutula, -koka, -kula, -omba [[]] gôga, hlahla hula, tosola -donsa -dontsa, -tsala kú-dvonsa [[]]
135 to push [[]] [[]] [[]] -sunda, -sandidzira -kandula, -kasha, -kuba, -sunda, -susumeza, -suta, -yuna [[]] sukumêtša susumetsa -sunduza -dudula [[]] [[]]
136 to throw [[]] [[]] [[]] -kanda -bita, -nganda, -pafweka, -posa, -pundula, -sunya, -yumba [[]] akga, phôša akga -phosa -gibisa, -jula, -phosa kú-phonsa [[]]
137 to tie [[]] otai [[]] -sunga -bopa, -funga, -manga, -talinga, -tama [[]] bôfa, tlama fasa, tlama, tsala -bopha -bopha [[]] [[]]
138 to sew [[]] [[]] [[]] -sona -luka, -ngosoha, -ngunda, -nungahanya [[]] roka roka -thunga -thunga kú-tfúnga [[]]
139 to count [[]] [[]] [[]] -verenga, -rava -bala [[]] bala bala -bala -bala kú-bala [[]]
140 to say [[]] tya, ti [[]] -taura, -ti -bulela, -ize, -li re bolêla, re bolela, re, tjho -thi -thi, -tsho [[]] [[]]
141 to sing oku imba, oku sivaya imba, okwiimba [[]] -imba -opela [[]] êpêla bina, tsanyaola -cula, -hlabelela, -huba -cula ku-hlábela [[]]
142 to play [[]] danauka [[]] -tamba -bapala, -beba, -lela, -liza (on musical instrument) [[]] bapala bapala -dlala -dlala kú-dlála [[]]
143 to float [[]] [[]] [[]] -papama -cimbeka, -kuka, -kupuka, -yenduka [[]] kôkôbala, phaphamala phaphamala, sesa -ntaza -bhabhazela kú-ntanta [[]]
144 to flow [[]] [[]] [[]] -erera -buba, -coomoka, -keleketa, -kokomba [[]] êla phalla -gobhoza [[]] [[]] [[]]
145 to freeze oku kakula kuombambi [[]] [[]] -gwamba, -tonhodza -anda [[]] [[]] [[]] -nquma (solidify), -qanda (be freezing cold) -nquma (congeal), -tshaza (be frostbitten) [[]] [[]]
146 to swell [[]] [[]] [[]] -zvimba -kukumuha, -luluha, -lusa, -tumba, -tunduluka [[]] ruruga ruruha -vuvukala -dumba [[]] [[]]
147 sun [[]] etango yuva zuva lizazi [[]] letšatši letsatsi ilanga ilanga lí-langa [[]]
148 moon [[]] [[]] [[]] jenaguru, mwedzi (month) kweli [[]] kgwêdi kgwedi inyanga inyanga í-nyangá [[]]
149 star [[]] [[]] [[]] nyeredzi naleli [[]] nalêdi naledi imbasa, inkanyezi inkwenkwezi ín-khanyéti [[]]
150 water [[]] omeva, omeya omeva, iva mvura mezi mêtsi mêêtse metsi amanzi amanzi [[]] [[]]
151 rain [[]] odula [[]] kunaya mbula [[]] pula pula imvula imvula lí-tulu [[]]
152 river [[]] omulonga [[]] rwizi nuka [[]] noka noka umfula umlambo um-fula [[]]
153 lake [[]] etale [[]] dziva lisa [[]] letsha letsha ichibi ichibi lí-chibí [[]]
154 sea [[]] [[]] [[]] gungwa, nyanza (ocean) liwatata [[]] lewatlê lewatle ulwandle ulwandle [[]] [[]]
155 salt [[]] omongwa [[]] munyu mungwa, njee, lizwai (sea-salt) [[]] letswai letswai itswayi, usawoti ityuwa lú-tswáyi [[]]
156 stone [[]] [[]] [[]] ibwe licwe [[]] lentswê lejwe itshe ilitye lí-tje [[]]
157 sand [[]] [[]] [[]] jecha lisheke, lishabati [[]] lehlabathe lehlabathe isihlabathi isanti [[]] [[]]
158 dust [[]] [[]] [[]] huruva liluli [[]] lerole lerole uthuli uthuli [[]] [[]]
159 earth [[]] [[]] [[]] ivhu, pasi lifasi lefatshe mobu, lefase mobu, lefatshe inhlabathi, umhlaba umthonyama, ihlabathi [[]] [[]]
160 cloud alende, ombundu, ukindikindi oilemo [[]] gore, fuva (< Manyika) lilu [[]] leru leru ifu, iyezi ilifu lí-fu [[]]
161 fog [[]] [[]] [[]] mhute mbundu [[]] mogodi mohodi inkungu inkungu [[]] [[]]
162 sky [[]] [[]] [[]] denga lihalimu legodimo legodimo lehodimo izulu izulu si-bhakábhaka [[]]
163 wind [[]] omhepo [[]] mhepo mebo, moya (wind, spirit) [[]] môya moya umoya umoya [[]] [[]]
164 snow [[]] [[]] [[]] sino (< Eng) litwa [[]] lehlwa lehlwa iqhwa ikhephu [[]] [[]]
165 ice [[]] [[]] [[]] aisi (< Eng) mezi a kangezi [[]] lekgwa leqhwa, aese (< Eng) iqhwa umkhenkce lí-chwa [[]]
166 smoke [[]] [[]] [[]] hutsi musi [[]] muši mosi intuthu, umusi [[]] [[]] [[]]
167 fire [[]] omundilo [[]] moto mulilo molelo mollô mollo umlilo umlilo um-lilo [[]]
168 ash [[]] [[]] [[]] dota mulola (ashes), mufuse (hot ashes) [[]] melôra molora umlotha uthuthu [[]] [[]]
169 to burn [[]] tema, pya [[]] -pisa -ca, -cisa, -nungeka, -tuka, -tumbeka, -tumbuka, -yukweka [[]] fiša besa, tjha, tjhesa, tuka -sha, -vutha -vutha [[]] [[]]
170 road [[]] opate, ondjila (path) [[]] rhodhi mukwakwa (main road), nzila (path) tsela tsela tsela umgwaqo, umgwaqana indlela um-gwaco [[]]
171 mountain [[]] ondudu [[]] gomo lilundu [[]] thaba thaba intaba intaba ín-tsaba [[]]
172 red [[]] -tilyana [[]] -tsvuku fubelu [[]] -hubêdu -fubedu -bomvu -bomvu -bovú [[]]
173 green [[]] -twima, -ziza [[]] -girini (< Eng) tala [[]] -tala -tala -luhlaza -luhlaza [[]] [[]]
174 yellow ungolo, ungundumba -shunga [[]] -yero seta [[]] -sêhla -sehla -liphuzi, -ncombo -lubhelu, -mthuba, -tyheli [[]] [[]]
175 white cayela, cotue, civala liyela -toka [[]] -chena sweu [[]] -šwêu -sweu -mhlophe -mhlophe um-khombe (white rhinoceros) [[]]
176 black cowi, catekava -laula [[]] -dema nsu [[]] -so, ntsho -tsho -mnyama -mnyama -mnyáma [[]]
177 night uteke omafiku [[]] husiku busihu bosigo bošego bosiu ubusuku ubusuku [[]] [[]]
178 day [[]] efiku yuva zuva musihali lesatsi mohla mohla ilanga, umuhla, usuku umhla, imini, usuku lí-langa [[]]
179 year [[]] odula [[]] gore mundiku, mwaha, silimo ngwaga ngwaga, selemô (summer) selemo, ngwahola (last year) unyaka umnyaka [[]] [[]]
180 warm [[]] -pyu [[]] -dziya futumezi, enyize [[]] -futhumêla -futhumetse -fudumele -fudumeleyo -futfúmeta [[]]
181 cold [[]] -talala [[]] -tonhora batile, hazezi, silami (cold, coolness) [[]] -serame -serame -makhaza -banda -bándza [[]]
182 full [[]] [[]] [[]] -zara fasize, ndu (full up), tezi, taleani [[]] -tlêtše -tletse -gcwele -gcwele [[]] [[]]
183 new cokaliye, candopo -pe [[]] -itsva nca [[]] -fsa -tjha -sha -tsha [[]] [[]]
184 old [[]] -kulu [[]] -chembera, -tsaru hulu [[]] -golo, -tala, tšofa -holo -dala -dala [[]] [[]]
185 good [[]] -wa [[]] -naka nde -lang (???) -tle -tle -hle -mnandi -hle -lela (???)
186 bad [[]] -i [[]] -ipa maswe [[]] -be, mpe -be, mpe -bi -bi [[]] [[]]
187 rotten [[]] [[]] [[]] -ora (rot) bola [[]] bodilê bodileng -bolile (decayed), -bi (bad) -bolile [[]] [[]]
188 dirty [[]] -kaka [[]] -asviba nkwika, pumbile, silafezi, tapweile [[]] ditšhila ditshila -ngcolile -nkone, -mdaka [[]] [[]]
189 straight [[]] yukilila [[]] -twasanuka nonga, otolohile, sinji, zanana tlhamalela ôtlologa otlolohileng -qondile -ngqala [[]] [[]]
190 round [[]] [[]] [[]] denderedzwa cica [[]] potokô -tjhitja -yindilinga (circular), -yimbulunga (spherical) -mbumbulu [[]] [[]]
191 sharp (knife) calepikiwa, capelekiwa [[]] [[]] -pinza buhali, lozize, shengile [[]] bogale bohale, tjhora -bukhali -bukhali, -tsolo [[]] [[]]
192 blunt (knife) [[]] [[]] [[]] -gomara buzwa, fumile, mbumbutezi, sinatiso [[]] kubêga nthithi -buthuntu -buthuntu [[]] [[]]
193 smooth mbambe [[]] [[]] -tsetseka bebile, buleta, litezi, lolekile, ndendemezi, yengile [[]] borêlêdi boreledi -bushelezi (not rough), -mnandi (comfortable) [[]] [[]] [[]]
194 wet [[]] [[]] [[]] -totesa koloba, yemezi, nyanyelize, patekile [[]] kôlôba metsi -manzi, -nethile -manzi, -nqum [[]] [[]]
195 dry [[]] [[]] [[]] -omesa, -oma -oma [[]] -ômiša, -ôma -omisa, -oma -omile, -oma -omelela, -oma [[]] [[]]
196 correct [[]] [[]] [[]] -tsiura, -ruramisa lukisize, nepisize [[]] nêpiša nepisa -lungile -nyanisile [[]] [[]]
197 near [[]] popepi [[]] -pedo kwatuko, kaufi, mabapa ni (near to, opposite to) [[]] gaufsi haufi, pela eduze, -seduze -kufuphi [[]] [[]]
198 far kakuci, kupãla kokule [[]] -kure kwahule, mambala (far, distantly), mpalila (far away) [[]] kgolê hole kude -kude [[]] [[]]
199 right [[]] olulyo [[]] -rudyi -lyo, bulyo, silyo mojeng (right, rightward) lagoja, lekubu lokisa kwesokudla, ukunene -nene [[]] [[]]
200 left [[]] omulosho [[]] ruboshwe -nzohoto, bunzohoto, sinzohoto [[]] lengêlê leqele kwesokunxele, ubunxele -nxele [[]] [[]]
201 at [[]] ko [[]] ku, kuna, pa, pana fa, kwa, mwa le, mo, par, vers fa, ga [[]] e-, o-, ku- (in space), nga- (in time) [[]] [[]] [[]]
202 in [[]] mo [[]] mu kwa, mwa mo, par go, ka ka e-, o-, ku- (in space), nga- (in time) [[]] [[]] [[]]
203 with [[]] na [[]] ne hamoho, ni, ka le, par, vers na, na na-, kanye na- (together with), nga- (by means of) na, ne, no, kunye [[]] [[]]
204 and [[]] na [[]] na-, ne- mi, ni le, re le, me, mme le, mme na-, futhi kwaye [[]] [[]]
205 if [[]] [[]] [[]] dai, nana, kana haiba, kaba, kabe, kambe [[]] ga, ha uma ukuba [[]] [[]]
206 because [[]] shaashi, osheshi [[]] nekuti kabakala, kakuli [[]] gobane hobane ngoba, njengoba, njengokuba kaloku, ngokuba [[]] [[]]
207 name [[]] edina [[]] zita, dzinza (family name) libizo leina lebitšô lebitso igama, ibizo igama [[]] [[]]

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