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Flashcards in Chapter 38 (D1) Deck (21):
1

gama'

sleep, doze

2

u baro

get used to, habituate

3

luuloo

nodding off, dozing (north)

4

hurdoo

nodding off, dozing (south)

5

naanays(ta)

nickname

6

budhcad(da)

gang, bandit

7

burcad(ka)

cheese

8

tafantoof(ka)

labor in vain; fruitless effort

9

waxaa looga baqaa

it is feared that

10

warkii oo kooban

news summary, news in brief

11

kala qalan

dissected, chopped up

12

la qabso

adapt to, assimilate

13

afgambi

coup d'etat (lit. "mouth flip")

14

lacaghaye

treasurer (lit. "money holder")

15

afmiinshaar

snake oil salesman (lit. "saw mouth")

16

gaadhhaye

warden, keeper of the guard

17

colhaye

one who holds back the enemy, defender

18

waaya aragnimadii

experience

19

dulqaad(ka)

tolerance, patience

20

anshax(a)

behaviour, ethic

21

dhibbane / dhibbaneyaal

victim, wronged one

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