1line drawn to mark a limit or boundarybari miidi paamulaa tala ettukoni nilabaDDaaDu — he stood rearing up his head like a snake on a line (comparing s.o. to a snake which rears its head when it cannot cross a line drawn round it by a snake charmer)
1two stretched arms, six feet, two yards, one fathom
2stroke (in swimming)ceruwulooki duuki naalugu baaralu weesEEnu — I jumped into the tank and swam a few strokes
2sloping path made for bullocks to walk up and down when baling water from a well by means of a mhote
1ridge cucumber, angled cucumber, luffa acutangula
1name of a subsect of the merchant communityoriginally they were travelling salesmen who called out their wares, hence enduku aTLaa beerii koomaTilaa arustunnaawu? why are you shouting like that, like a travelling salesman?