kong'o

alcohol 

e.g.

kong'o ng'eny Homa-bay

en

there's a lot of alcohol in Homa-bay 


By James Abonyo

July 14, 2019

ng'ato

"someone" pronoun describing a person, used to mention an anonymous personality in luo dialect

e.g.

ng'ato okao gwenda e jikon 

en

someone has taken my chicken from the kitchen


By James Abonyo

September 8, 2019

kalausi

a whirlwind: a column of air moving rapidly round and round in a cylindrical or funnel shape.

e.g.

kalausi nowalo tado mar kanisa

en

a whirlwind removed the roof of the church


By James Abonyo

September 9, 2019

obwongo

an organ of soft nervous tissue contained in the skull of vertebrates, functioning as the coordinating centre of sensation and intellectual and nervous activity.

e.g.

obwongo mar jomoko riek.

en

other peoples' brain is smart


By James Abonyo

September 9, 2019

agwambo

an unexpected charming turn of event occuring with huge magnitude or a description used to mention a person who causes this unexpected charming turn of events.

(verb, pronoun, adverb,)

e.g.

Raila Odinga en jatelo ma agwambo

en

Raila Odinga is a leader who causes things to happen unexpectedly in a huge way


By James Abonyo

September 9, 2019

Doho

/doho/

noun
 
the practice or custom of having more than one wife or husband at the same time.

e.g.

doho en masira ne ng'ato majachan

en

polygamy is a terrible thing to a poor person


By James Abonyo

September 9, 2019

masira

/masira/

pronoun,

a horrible state of events, or of a person. usually not pleasant causing a catastrophic results.

e.g.

masira mar ombulu pek ne oganda.

en

the catastrophy of election is heavy for the society 


By James Abonyo

September 9, 2019

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