AnguthimriEdit

NounEdit

rumu

  1. (Mpakwithi) fishnet

VerbEdit

rumu

  1. (intransitive, Mpakwithi) to bend down

ReferencesEdit

  • Terry Crowley, The Mpakwithi dialect of Anguthimri (1981), page 188

KikuyuEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English room.[1]

PronunciationEdit

As for Tonal Class, Benson (1964) classifies this term into Class 1 with a disyllabic stem, together with ndaka, and so on.

NounEdit

rumu 9 or 10 (plural rumu)

  1. room[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 “rumu” in Benson, T.G. (1964). Kikuyu-English dictionary, p. 409. Oxford: Clarendon Press.
  2. ^ Yukawa, Yasutoshi (1981). "A Tentative Tonal Analysis of Kikuyu Nouns: A Study of Limuru Dialect." In Journal of Asian and African Studies, No. 22, 75–123.

PolishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

rumu

  1. genitive singular of rum