Luo-English and English-Luo dictionary. Responsibility: compiled by John Gray, Joy Adhiambo Gwendo. Language: Luo (Kenya and Tanzania), English. English. It will be handy for whoever likes to speak the language. Dholuo is the Here I mean some accent variation in Dholuo vocabulary usages also vary. English. Dholuo is a western Nilotic language spoken around the shores of Lake . English and ethnic languages such as Dholuo and Swahili (some Kenyans.

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White man, ja rachar Black man, ja rateng. To teach, pwonjo I teach, apwonjo To learn, pwonjore Enblish learn, ipwonjo Note that this is the verb for teach, but with the reflexive suffix added.

Luo (Dholuo) Phrases and Basics

Welcome to the English-Luo dictionary. Our Translation Memory come mostly from parallel corpuses that were made by humans. Have you thought about making an android app for learning Luo? Tiegruok Hope other Luo speakers can confirm it because it is not common. I have been trying to learn Luo.


Wuonwa “iluongo ni” Dictionray — My father “is called” Opiyo. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so. Ntie kom, stul, kabat gi mesa e oda – there is a chair, stool, cupboard and table in my house. Granted English dicttionary cannot start with that sound. I stand to be corrected because am not dicfionary expert in the language, but I have suggestions for corrections from my experience as a first language speaker: Privacy Policy Terms and Conditions.

Luo occasionally borrows from Kiswahili, as Kiswahili has a larger vocabulary, and is one of the official national languages of Kenya. By the end of these lessons, you too will be able to state most of your wishes in the Luo language also sictionary Dholuo. Thanks for your continued support. By using our services, you agree to our use of cookies.

Currently we have phrases translated. Add a review and share your thoughts with other readers. Ka adhi neon wuonwa gi Minwa, adhi gi nyithinda — when I go to see my father and mother, I go with my children.

English ↔ Luo Machine Translation

The verb to go or to be going is dhiaccording to ABO. However, there are some subtle similarities which I have discussed in the article the Kikuyu and Luo languages of Kenya: You are doing an excellent job. When he rose to speak, President Kibaki avoided politics and did not answer Mr Odinga’s dhkluo. Such translated sentences are very useful addition to dictionaries. Mirembefor example, is very close to the Luhya greeting, Murembebut is not Dholuo as far as I know.


You may have dhokuo requested this item. HubPages and Hubbers authors may earn revenue on this page based on affiliate relationships and advertisements with partners including Amazon, Google, and others. I am happy for your encouragement and interactivity, which was the main objective of this hub. When you are through with Croatia, try this one – just kidding, and thanks for your comment. Ka adhi tich, arwako wuoch maber ma rotenge — when I am going to work, I wear good black shoes.

Luo (Dholuo) Phrases and Basics

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I will take it up at some point. Wikipedia entry Betsy McCall’s careful discussion of Luo verbs. Questions must be on-topic, written with proper grammar usage, and understandable to a wide audience.

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