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ugly adj. karu
 
umbilical cord n. khiinii
 
umbrella 
n. ase
adj. sati*
unappetizing  
adj. byurii-byarii
adj. bulun-biile
adj. ulu-byalu
unbolt vt. khiiko
 
uncomfortable adj. ahi-are
 
uncle (maternal) n. aku
 
uncle (paternal) n. ate 
 
unclean (appearance)
adj. byurii-byarii
adj. bulun-biile
adj. ulu-byalu
uncoil vt. karpya
 
uncomfortable (feeling) adj. ahi-are
 
uncultivated plain land n. piro
 
under post. biipii ho
 
underarm n. gorkhan
 
underneath post. biipii ho 
 
underside n. biipii
 
understand vt. hender
 
understand (what one hears) vt. tader
 
understanding adj. hela
 
undiscreetly adv. kadoliili 
 
undisturbed (quiet)
adj. jihi
adj. jihi rara
undo 
vsuff. -pya
vt. miipya
undress 
vt. khepa
vt. pyapa
undulating adj. yoyu
 
uneven (shape) adj. kolyo
 
uneven (surface) adj. paka-pala
 
uneven (terrain) adj. kutu
 
uneasy (person) adj. hensi-henga
 
undo/untie something vt. miipya
 
unfasten a knot vt. tapya
 
unfasten a lock vt. heko
 
unfathomable adj. tagyan
 
unfold 
vt. perko (Hi)/pyerko/pyarko (Bu)
vt. berpya (Hi)/byarpya (Bu)
unfurl vt-r. tor
 
unhappy adj. heru
 
unhappy (face, look) adj. moyu
 
universe 
n. siichan miido
n. chantii-dotii
unload vt. kulo
 
unload (something by dropping it energetically on the ground) vt. batin
 
unload (something that is being carried) vt. jolo
 
unlock vt. hepya
 
unnatural/violent death for men n. talii
 
unnatural/violent death for women n. liibun
 
unpleasant to do vsuff. -ru
 
unpleasant to eat vsuff. diiha-diikha
 
unproductive (land) adj. chankha-dikha
 
unroll vt. karpya
 
unroot vt-r. sii
 
unselfish adj. kobya
 
unsteady
adj. padun
adj. riili
unsteadily adv. riili-riili
 
untidy 
adj. pabya
adj. taya-rara
untidily adj. pabyapa
 
untie a knot vt. tapya
 
until
conj. daye 
vsuff. -lyihe/-lyiye
vsuff. -lyihepa/-lyiyepa
vsuff. -lyikuhe/-lyikuye
vsuff. -lyikuhepa/-lyikuyepa
post. lohe/loye
adv. lohepa/loyepa
unusual act 
vsuff. -malyaniin
n. miimalyaniin
unwrap vt. berpya (Hi)/byarpya (Bu)
unyielding adj. tunblun
up adv. ayo
upper adj. ayo
upper limb of a sacrificed animal n. alii
upper lip n. ayo nyachu
upper side/level/place n. ayo
upper portion (of a wall or door) n. yarsi
uppermost paddy field (of a person's fields) n. gardin
uppermost part (of a tree, pole, etc.) 
n. lolyin
n. milyin
uppermost shelf of a *dareke 
n. khapo
n. gyai (Hi).
uproot grass or weeds vt-r. bin
 
uproot (esp. trees) vt-r. byu
Upupa epops n. pagi yarii/pagi yaru
 
upward vsuff. -cha
 
urgent n. tiinariikha
 
urine n. si
 
urinate vt-r. si 
 
urinal 
n. si sita
n. siko
us pron. ngunumi
 
use n. piigo
 
use (some part of an object or quantity for another purpose
vt. miimo
vt. miipin
use(d) to [do] vsuff. -lya
 
useful 
adj. gordu
adj. piigo anii
usefulness n. niidu
 
useless (thing) n. piigo amanii 
 
usual 
adj. lyagya
adj. miilya
adj. punyun
usual act 
vsuff. -lyaniin
n. miilyaniin
usual price 
n. khiiju
nphr. khiiju dumin
utensil n. miinii-nanii/miina-nanii
 
uterine nephew (term of address) n. ya
 
uterine nephew (term of reference) n. ohobo
 
utility  
n. piigo
n. niidu
uttering speech while asleep adj. lumu
 
uvula n. lyirotoko