|kaŋŋi=A=O||A pierce, poke O|
|dello-kaŋŋi=S||S sprout (piercing the soil)|
|kuppe-kaŋŋi=A=O||A throw O through something, piercing it|
|kaŋŋi-kaŋŋi=A=O||A kill O (by stabbing or cutting)|
|kaŋŋi-deŋi=A=O||A penetrate O|
|kaŋŋi-kuno=S||S is penetrated|
Kaŋŋi is in some ways an intense form of kugi. Kaŋŋi is used sometimes used with other verbs to add a sense of puncturing.
Kaŋŋi-deŋi=A=O and kaŋŋi-kuno=S can refer to sexual activity, but are not polite and should not be used with people one doesn’t know.
The etymology of kaŋŋi is unknown.
[#97] Kidi doŋine kibi sata todu deŋiminu, todu kaŋŋi-wominu.
[#100] Yedena kaddewa ŋene luwodo yana mede dello-kaŋŋi xexepe.