Shilluk - English


abiny abïnyn1scoop, half gourd used for dipping liquids5. used as spoon8.2.5.1Big container, volume
aböbø áböbøn1poker or club made from ambatch wood5.5.2Tend a fire2bed made of ambatch7.1.3Lie down3ambach wood1.5.3Grass, herb, vine
abøgønviper, a short, thick spotted snake that is very poisonous1.
àbøl-dagnsmall gourd where filter placed6. tobacco
abööbø yøwnVery light8.2.3.1Thin thing
ábubudhnslippery mud, mire7., slide
abudhnbald head2.1.5Hair
àbulønkind of bread5.2.3.4Prepared food
ábuunfungi (green)1.5.4Moss, fungus, algae
abwodøneating pot (wooden) utensil
abwödø ábwödø1nleaves of special tree5.2.3.1Food from plants2nedible leafy tree6.2.1.3Growing vegetables3dabker1.5.1Tree
ábwögnmaize, Indian corn6.2.5.1First fruits6.2.6.2Mill grain6.3.1.4Pig
abyëgn1string bird snare6.6.4.1Cordage6.4.3Hunting birds2snare for partridges6.6.4.1Cordage
acaadvover there3.5.6.2Point at
acaabnbuilding wood6.5.2.1Wall
acaajadjbirth defect2.5.4.5Birth defect
acabnpoles for wall6.5.3Building materials
acägncomposer of music, poet6.6Occupation3.5.4.4Poetry
acägi1start a fire5.5.1Light a fire2creative person3.2.1.2Imagine
ácajbe deformed7.2.1.5Walk with difficulty
ácanynfoot rot6.3.8.1Animal diseases
acany ácänyn1mussel fish5.2.3.2Food from animals2grey scaly fish1.6.1.5Fish
ácarøntype of tree with long thorns and white bark (acacia?)1.5.1Tree