"Kikombe"

Translation:Cup

May 26, 2017

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Kikombe: from ki- + kombe, from -komba ("hollow out, empty").

https://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/kikombe

March 28, 2018

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Does this refer to both the drinking and measuring kind?

May 26, 2017

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I translated 'cups' but this as indicated incorrect. Is this an error?

June 12, 2017

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It is ki/vi class. "cups" would be "vikombe".

June 22, 2017
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