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bidun:cupboard, cabinet for pots or clothes.Bidu àngshv́r tiqchv̀ng.'One new cabinet.'<Bur.2.1.1Furniture
bìdùngn:bamboo bug; small worm that lives inside trees or bamboos.Bìdùng màvm rvtø̀ dakngò nø chø̀m wà lv́m tvwa rǿːmòe.'(They) discern the time insects will not eat bamboos while cutting (them).'=bérùng1.6.1.7Insect
Bigukpn:Biguk; Rawang surname.1.8.1.2Family names
bik1v.t:close, turn off (light).Bv́ngkà bikngòe. '(I) close a door.'Svmi bikngòe.'(I) turn off the light.'<Bur.7.3.6.1Shut, close
bik2n:bag, luggage, suitcase.Ngà bikchv̀ng èlv́ng daqòé.'Bring my luggage.'<Eng.3.7.7.1Bag
Bilanvmpn:Bilanam; Rawang surname.1.8.1.2Family names
bílòngn:shirt, garment.form for shirt used by people on lower part of river.<Phangring dialect; possibly a loanword from Jingphaw 'palawng'2.3Clothing
bìmn:grape.Bìmrø̀ng taq bìmshí gvzà zíe.'The vine bears a lot of grapes.'1.5.7Fruitsbìmrø̀ngn:vine.'grapes' + 'vine'bìmtìn:grape juice.'vine' + 'water'
binebyinen:State.<Bur.
Bínjáypn:Binkyai; river name.1.8.2.3Names of rivers
biqsèadv:even tiny bit.Biqsè gø mvjò.'Not true even a little bit.'Exclusively used with negative verb phrases.4.2.1Small
bov.i:explode.Bùm boe.'Bomb explodes.'<Jp.
clf:classifier for counting a group of people.Yabórì gø èzí daqshàé.'Give to this group of people as well.'4.1.3.3Group of things
bòbòadv:hurry.Bò èwáshì.'Hurry up!' (Do it quickly)Precedes the verb it modifies. It can be reduplicated for emphasis.=watwat; tiqshaqí
bochen:horn (musical instrument).=dòdi4.2.3.5Musical instrument
bojín:captain.<Bur.8.5.5.1Title, name of honor
bokclf:book.Lèga tiqbok.'One book.'Mòngkà bok èlvngshì daqnø̀ng.'Bring your Bible.'<Eng.9.2.7Classifiers
bòmn:bomb.Bòm laòe.'Drop bomb'<Bur.8.8.3War
bónúsn:bonus.<Eng.
bong1n:bucket, pail.Bong taq tì kvpshìe.'Fetch water with a bucket.'2clf:classifier for counting or measuring numbers of bucket fulls (of water or grain).Vbǿ tiqbong.'One bucket of paddy rice.'9.2.7Classifiers
bóng1v.i:unite with, get together with.Vnvngmaqó ni mvbóngshàì ni.'Why not we join up with Anang and others.'<Bur.8.3.4.3Cooperate with