Kukotsira

Kukotsira (Chirungu: sleeping) kuvata kana kurara zvinoreva nguva iyo munhu anobatwa nehope orara kana kuenzera pangava pamubhedha kana pachigaro kana papi apo angakotsira ari. Vawongorori vanoziva nevehutano vanoti munhu mukuru anofanirwa kukotsira maawa manomwe kusvika masere 7-8 pazuva rimwe. Nyanzvi dzinotizve pahugaro hwake hwose munhu anenge akakotsira kwenguva inokwana kusvika zvikamu makumi matatu nenhatu pazana (33%).

Kukotsira
Mwana akakotsira kumusana kwaAmai wake

Mamwe MazwiEdit

  • Kupepuka kana kubepura zvinoreva kumuka kubva kuhope. Sokuti ndapepuka pakati pousiku.
  • Makope zvinotaura maererano nemakotsiriro anoita munhu. Mumwe anganzi ane makope etsuro kureva kuti anokotsira akavhura maziso setsuro.

TsumoEdit

  • Katumba kausarara usatanga wakatenda. A cottage in which you have not slept yet you should not praise.
  • Ndisvike-ndisvike inoradza vazhinji panzira.

Mitauro yeBantuEdit

  • VaZigula vanoti tongo kana matongo kureva hope. Mamwe mazwi: kusakugona (n. sleepless) kureva kushaiwa hope.
  • VaNyungwe vanoti -phepuka (awake) zvichireva kupepuka. VaBukusu vanoti siikonelo (n. bedding) zvichireva pekurarira.
  • VaHerero vanoti tata kana vandama (lying prostrate). VaGulu vanoti kugonesa (v. lay) kureva kuradzika.
  • VGiryama vanoti kukunukira (v. dzose) vachireva kutsimwaira. Mamwe mazwi: kukunukiza (v. to make drowsy). Kinande vanoti otulo kana obupyame (n. sleepiness) kureva hope.
  • VaWanga vanoti okhuyenzera (be flat; be level; lie still; be stagnant; be calm) vachireva kuti chechetere. Mamwe mazwi: okhuyenzesia (flatten; calm; quieten; knock down flat).