Buhutu - English



*asahaasahaadvin vainin vainin vain
*bwade1bwadeVin1mad (to be)mad (to be)mad, to be2mentally disturbed (to be)mentally disturbed (to be)mentally disturbed, to beAlinadi hige i bui pa'ana ya bwadebwade yo ya do'odo'o yo hinaga alina Suau hige i sibai.He did not answer them because he was mentally disturbed, and mute, and also because he did not understand the Suau language.
*bwade2bwadegermadnessmadnessmadness
*difidifinwaistwaistwaist
*dubuya1dubuyaVinsooty (to be)sooty (to be)sooty, to be
*dubuya2dubuyagersootinesssootinesssootiness
*fa'ilalafa'ilalansignsign
*falaifalaiVtrfry it (to) fry it (to) fry it, to
*fayofayoVin1servant (to be)servant (to be)servant, to be2slave (to be)slave (to be)slave, to be
*gabagabagabagabanchestchest
*gadigadigadigadinmantlemantlemantlemantle of a shellfish
*goigoiVtrpour (to)pour (to)pour, to
*iyaboiyaboreflselfselfself
*kapitakapitaninkink
*lawelaweVtrmake something go, tomake something go, to
*nahalinahalinshort timeshort time
*papalipapalincheekcheekcheekYena sai ya lau papalinim, papali hesa u felen hinaga.When someone hits you on the cheek, give him the other cheek also.
*si'osi'oVtr1choose?? (to)choose?? (to)choose??, to2point at?? (to)point at?? (to)point at??, toJoyce Simon has stated that {si'o'ina} means to point at someone or something.
*siposipoVtrinspect (to)inspect (to)inspect, to
=teteDEMherehere
*wahawahan1grandparentgrandparentgrandparent2grandchildgrandchildgrandchild3grandmothergrandmothergrandmother
*watatuhutuhuli~watanigulau~watan1follow after someone (to)
*wiyowiyowiyowiyoadvharshharshharshSee Luka 19:21