Nooni - English
mvuŋkuumMHH1juju2masquerade; wearing a mask
mvusɛsenLHLmvusɛseproour; first person plural possessive pronoun, class 12
mvuudimvuuHH.MHHn5/13blade; the sharp, cutting part of a knife or other tool or weapon
mvuu di Nyoʼ ledimvuu di Nyoʼ leHM M L Hn5/13grass with sharp leaves like a razor bladeCyperus difformis ?
mvuumML1flour; finely ground grain used for baking bread, etc2sunlight
mvuum mo bvulɛm eML M MM Hn15corn flour
mvuum mo fow eML M L Hn15pollen; the fine yellow powder inside a flower which fertilizes other flowers when it is carried to them, usually by bees or other insects
mvuw1Mvuproot something large such as a tree or a housekeemvuwmvuwɛmvuukemvuukèmvuwɛɛ
mvuw2Lvnibble; to bite gently and repeatedly or to eat in very small biteskeemvuwmvuwɛmvuukemvuukèmvuwɛɛ
mvuwcɛmvuwcɛHLHLideothe movement or gait of a short or fat personWee lɛne mvuwcɛmvuwcɛ.He is moving like a short fat person.
mvuwenemvuboweneMMH.MLMHprothird person plural possessive pronoun, class 12; logophoric pronoun used only in reported speech
mvuwkɛnLHvswell (area on a body, such as around the eyes)mvuwkɛnmvuwkenemvuwkenèmvuwkenɛɛ
mwaaŋ mwaaŋLL LL1each one2individually
mwamkaakabomwamkaakaHMML.LHMMLn1/2monitor lizard; agama lizardAgama agama
mwaŋŋLidflash in an instant
mwaseHH1throw carelessly2neglect something important3reject4refuse5rebel againstkeemwasemwasemwaasemwaasèmwasɛɛmbwaŋke
mwemmlpromy; first person singular possessive pronoun, class 11
mweŋhlprohis or hers; third person singular possessive pronoun, class 12Mwɛɛm mvun mvunciim nu mweŋ.All these things are hers.
mweŋŋLideothe sweet taste of wine or fruitMbvuum yeke mweŋŋ.The wine is sweet.
mwewmvubolehl.MHHprohis or her; third person singular possessive pronoun, class 12
mweweHHvsuck; to draw liquid into the mouthkeemwewemwewemwewyimwewyìmwewɛɛyam
mwɛɛmMLadjthings; plural of fiɛɛ
mwɛnbomwɛnml.Lmln1/2soft grass used in mattresses
mwɛse1MMvsmile; to have a happy look on one’s face, with the corners of the mouth turned upkeemwɛsɛmwɛsemwɛɛsemwɛɛsèmwɛsɛɛ