la nature

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i-si
i-vu, aga-taka
earth
ground, soil
la terre
le sol
umu-kungugu / imi-kungugu dust(s) poussière(s)
ivy-ōndo, ubu-rongo mud la boue
i-būmba / ama-būmba, ubu-rongo clay argile(s)
ivy-ātsi, ubg-ātsi grass l'herbe
umu-zi / imi-zi,
igi-shitsi / ibi-shitsi
root(s) racine(s)
iki-babi / ibi-babi,
i-babi / ama-babi
leaf / leaves feuille(s)
i-shūrwe / ama-shūrwe flower(s) fleur(s)
im-buto,
uru-gāmba / in-gāmba
plant(s) plante(s)
igi-ti / ibi-ti
i-giti c'ivyamwa
tree(s)
fruit tree
arbre(s)
... fruitier
iki-bira / ibi-bira forest(s) forêt(s)
i-shāmba, i-donzi la jungle
umu-riro / imi-riro fire feu(x)
umw-ōtsi / imy-ōtsi smoke fumée(s)
umu-nyota / imi-nyota ash(es) cendre(s)
iki-runga / ibi-runga volcano(es) volcan(s)
umu-sozi / imi-sozi
umu-dūgo, umu-tumba
mountain(s)
hill
montagne(s)
la colline
ubu-hūku,
i-senga / ama-senga
cave la caverne, la grotte
umw-ōnga / imy-ōnga valley(s) vallée(s)
i-sūmo / ama-sūmo waterfall la chute d'eau / les cascades
iki-yaga / ibi-yaga,
i-tanganyika / ama-tanganyika
lake(s) lac(s)
iki-digi / ibi-digi swamp / marshes le/les marais
igi-tega / ibi-tega,
iki-yāya / ibi-yāya
plain(s) plaine(s)
umu-gutu / imi-gutu pasture pâturage(s)
ubg-ātsi, in-dimiro field le champ
i-riba / ama-riba water well(s) le/les puits
iki-raro / ibi-raro,
igi-tarikwa / ibi-tarikwa
bridge(s) pont(s)
urū-zi / in-zuzi river(s) rivière(s), fleuve(s)
iki-yaga / ibi-yaga sea(s), ocean(s) mer(s), océan(s)
umu-kuba / imi-kuba,
umu-pfūnda / imi-pfūnda,
in-gūnza
wave(s) vague(s)
i-zīnga / ama-zīnga island(s) île(s)
ubu-garagwa, aka-rēre desert le désert
umu-sēnyi / imi-sēnyi sand sable(s)
aka-buyēnge / utu-buyēnge pebble(s) galet(s)
i-buye / ama-buye stone(s) pierre(s)
igi-tāndara / ibi-tāndara,
uru-tāndara / in-tāndara
big stone(s) grosse(s) pierre(s)
uru-tare / in-tare rock(s) la roche / les rochers
i-kara / ama-kara coal
charcoal
le charbon
le charbon de bois
ic-ūma / ivy-ūma iron, metal le fer, le métal / les métaux
ic-ūma kitagwa ingese steel l'acier
umu-jūmbu / imi-jūmbu,
umu-jūmpu / imi-jūmpu
copper le cuivre
i-fēza / ama-fēza silver l'argent
i-zāhabu / ama-zāhabu
[Arab.]
gold l'or