Akoose–English Dictionary


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ewom1èwòmn7vine, bark used in the production of palm wineSyn.awom 1
ewom2èwòmeʼwomn.mod7/8baldnessCf.âkomâwome
eʼwoŋèʔwòŋmewoŋn14/61naked-faced barbetGymnobucco calvus2small, black woodpecker ?Eʼwoŋ éʼdyɛɛʼ á lǒn-tê.The woodpecker is sitting on the firewood.
eʼwóŋgéèʔwóŋgémewóŋgén14/6marriageÁbab eʼwóŋgé éʼbóódé.Their marriage has broken up.
ewɔlɛɛèwɔ̀lɛ̀ːbewɔlɛɛDualaewɔlɛamaranthn1/2greens, vegetableEwɔlɛɛ akɛɛne mbaaŋgé káa etɔm bwâam.Greens go well with cocoyam or plantains.
ewɔmwɔmèwɔ̀mwɔ̀meʼwɔmwɔmDial.var.ewɔŋwɔmn.mod7/81laziness, lazyAwi mwǎn adé ewɔmwɔm á yə̌l.His child is lazy.2weakness, weak
ewúb mbɛnɛèwúp̚ mbɛ̀nɛ̀n7hiccupSyn.ewêd mbɛnɛ
ewúɛnèwúɛ̀nn7killing
ewumèwùmn7glorySyn.ewúmé
ewúméèwúméeʼwúméDial.var.ehúmén7/8respect, honour, gloryBélúmté ewúmé áyə̄le kwééd echě waáb.They showed him respect because of his friendʼs death.Syn.ewum
eʼwúúèʔwúːn14hardnessAbɛlɛ eʼwúú áyə̄le átómé bə́ kɔ̂d.He is intimidating them because he is older.nyam e eʼwúulargest share of meat given to one who kills the animal
eyádeèjádèeʼyádeDial.var.eyáleEnglishyardn7/8court yard, compoundCf.yále
eyale1èjàlèeʼyalen7/8wordEyale tɛ́ á kálag e Dyǒb élōn.Every word in Godʼs book will be fulfilled.eyale éʼsóèjàlè éʔsón7introduction (of book)
eyale2èjàlèn7separation point, open area
eyáleDial.var.ofeyáde
éyambeéjàmbèéʼyamben7/81galago, bush baby2Senegal galagoGalago senegalensis3dwarf galagoGalagoides murinus4needle-clawed galagoEuoticus pallidus5dwarf galagoGalagoides thomasi; G. demidoff6Allenʼs galagoGalago alleni
eʼyəgèʔjə̀k̚n.mod14redness, redEʼyəg ábī éʼdíɛ̄ nɛ́ɛ eʼyəg éʼ mbin.He is red like a deer.Syn.etán 2
eyəkeèjə̀kèbeyəken.mod7red, rednessEyəke é edíb é nkwɛ̌.Red sea.
eyəkɛɛèjə̀kɛ̀ːbeyəkɛɛn1/2red one
eyɔ́kɛ́lèjɔ́kɛ́leʼyɔ́kɛ́ln.mod7folly, foolishness, foolish
eyɔɔ́bèjɔ̌ːp̚Dial.var.ofhyɔɔ́b