Tribal Council Vocabulary

Zawbogyagises 2007 / September 2007


Here are some various responses when someone asks Ni je na meaning How are you?

Ni je na -- How are you?


I she an we -- Everything is O.K.


Jo nmno ye si -- I don't feel good


Nmno zhe we bes -- I am feeling fine (good health)


Ne ta ges -- I am sad


Ne chi we nmo -- I am glad / happy


Nzę ges -- I am scared


Ngwe taj -- I am afraid


Ndo ttha nmes -- I am really feeling sick


Nda kwe no ga -- I am sick


Nde wkwe -- I have a headache

Council Words 2012