Akoose–English Dictionary


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echeébètʃěːp̚eʼcheébn7/81whet stone2wood which holds cutlass when sharpening
eʼchemèʔtʃèmmechemn14/6sign, seal, mark, to show ownership of animal or object
echemètʃèmpossmy; possessive pronoun first person singular, precedes nouns of class 9See:échem
echémètʃémeʼchémn7/8tongueEchém ésɔ́dté mə́.His tongue got burned.
échemétʃèmpossmy; possessive pronoun first person singular, precedes nouns of classes 7 and 10Cf.ábemádemawemáwemechemḿmem
echém é nyə́əètʃém é ɲə̂ːn7shrubby herbGomphocarpus physocarpus
eʼchemlédèʔtʃèmlét̚mechemlédn14/61example2sign (something you can recognize)3cut marks (on pigs)4symptom
echěm nyaŋètʃěm ɲàŋVar.ofnyaŋ
échénétʃénCntx.var.oféchên
échênétʃênCntx.var.échéndem~this, these; proximal demonstrative pronoun, precedes nouns of classes 7 and 10échên ndáb,these houses.Cf.ábênádênanénenénḿmên
echenyíètʃèɲíDial.var.ofechɛn
eʼchɛ1èʔtʃɛ̀n141height (of a person)Ábī eʼchɛ béesaá ahəgtɛn.His height is beyond comparison.2depth
eʼchɛ2èʔtʃɛ̀mechɛn14/6fish trap
echɛd1ètʃɛ̀t̚eʼchɛdn.mod7/81small2prematureEchɛd é mwǎn éwédé.The premature child died.
echɛd2ètʃɛ̀t̚possour; possessive pronoun first person plural, precedes nouns of class 9echɛd ndáb,our house.See:échɛd
échɛdétʃɛ̀t̚possour; possessive pronoun first person plural, precedes nouns of class 7 and 10échɛd ndáb,our houses.Cf.ábɛdádɛdawɛdáwɛdechɛd2ḿmɛd
echɛnètʃɛ̀nDial.var.echenyípossyour (pl.); possessive pronoun second person plural, precedes nouns of class 9echɛn ndáb,your house.See:échɛn
échɛnétʃɛ̀npossyour (pl.); possessive pronoun second person plural, precedes nouns of classes 7 and 10échɛn ndáb,your houses.Cf.ábɛnádɛnawɛnáwɛnechɛnḿmɛn
eʼchə́èʔtʃə́n14sleepEʼchə́ éʼdé bə́ á mǐd-te.Their eyes were sleepy.
eʼchəəèʔtʃə̀ːDial.var.ofeʼchoo<âcho1
eʼchəətedèʔchə̀ːtèt̚Dial.var.ofeʼchooted<âcho1
echəŋgéètʃə̀ŋgéeʼchəŋgén7/81fluted pumpkin; shrub which bears a round fruit used for making gourds, and whose seeds are used in soupsÉchén echəŋgé ékə́lé.This pumpkin is big.Syn.ékɔŋɛ́bɔŋ 12edible fruit of okongobong vegetableapom dé echəŋgéàpòm dé ètʃə̀ŋgémepom mé echəŋgén5/6calabashCf.epídmwâ siipid
echə́ŋgéètʃə́ŋgémechə́ŋgén7/8repeated visits to a place
echiètʃìDial.var.eche2posshis, her; possessive pronoun third person singular, precedes nouns of class 9echi ndáb,his/her house.See:échi
échiétʃìCntx.var.échīDial.var.échēposshis, her; possessive pronoun third person singular, precedes nouns of classes 7 and 10échi ndáb,his/her houses.Cf.ábiádiawiáwiechiḿmi