Big somali words

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  1. Libaaxseendheer

    Libaaxseendheer

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    List rare somali words and give their meaning.
    Qaanjeer-white mark on skin or clothes from the drying of sweat.
    Biti-luck
    Qaalin-baby camel
    Waxar-baby goat
    Kog-freeze
    Kogac-grow
    Ciiryaamo-fog
    Dhado-perspiration
    Hodo-luck
    Wiil-iris
    Fool-face
    Muuseyn-smile
    Dhabbi- road
    Dhagar-trickery
     
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  2. Kanini

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    Muuseyn is smile?? I really needed to know that because I'd always hear people substitute it for qosol which actually means laugh.
     
  3. One Star To Rule Them All

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    i thought qaalin was pen?:faysalwtf:and i thought dabbi was dhariig and fool was waji and luck was nasiib:mugshotman:are you getting mixed with swahili don't trust google translate
     
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  4. Kanini

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    Maybe there's a different word for road and street. I'd say dhariig is street and laamiga is road. Now I'm starting to confuse myself...
     
  5. CaliTedesse

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    Nigga qalin is pen not qaalin notice the difference in vowels
     
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  6. Libaaxseendheer

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    Dhariig-dariq(ayrab)
    Waji-wajh(ayrab)
    Nasiib-nasiib(ayrab)
    These are words i learn from my seedi who was a geeljire for 15years. The words he uses and folk songs he knows are ancient vocabulary.
     
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  7. One Star To Rule Them All

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    i prefer northern somali tbh:reallymaury:
     
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    Nisis-soft spot on top of new born heads
    Doob-unmarried middle-aged man
    Sabbeyn-floating
    Dhoollo-teeth
     
  9. Libaaxseendheer

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    Drop some rare northern words
     
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