Akoose–English Dictionary


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mekáámèkáːn6sleevesCf.ekáá
mekáá mé atélagmèkáː mé àtélàk̚n6signature, writing
mekáá méláánɛmèkáː méláːnɛ̀n1kind of treeCytogonone argentea
mekágmèkák̚n6kind of tree; wood very hard, bitter; medicinal. Roots used for chop sticks, fruits eaten like cola nuts
mekálémèkáléVar.mekálen6stretcher
mekale (mé fláwa)mèkàlè (mé fláwà)mekale (mé fláwa)n6/6doughnuts; pofpofCf.akale2
mekambémèkàmbén6supernatural power, strength, bravery of supernatural typeAlóné ne mekambé.He has a lot of supernatural power.Cf.ngíne
mekanmèkànPl.ofakan
mekánemèkánèn6prayerMod atə́ŋgɛ́né ahɔ́b mekáne nzé ahɛde ndyééd adyɛ́.A person should pray when he wants to eat.Akânnɛ mekánɛ.He is praying.
mekêmtɛnmèkêmtɛ̀nn61praise; showing off2bluffingBad behɔ́g bédə́ə́ mekêmtɛn.Some people like to be praised.
mekɛdmèkɛ̀t̚n61(lying on the) backNhɔn anaŋgé mekɛd.A rich man is lying on the back.2style, fashion, way of doing thingsCf.mekúdékúdɛ́
mekɛ́lé1mèkɛ́lén61chickenpoxMekɛ́lé mékóbé mə́.He got chickenpox.2vaccination̍Akwɛ́llé mekɛ́lé.They vaccinated him against chickenpox.
mekɛ́lé2mèkɛ́lén6tree with dotted leaves like scabies
mekɛnagmèkɛ̀nàk̚Dial.var.mekɛnaʼn6praise, thanks, thankfulnessMekɛnag mébɛ̂ ne wɛ áyə̄le nwôŋgɛn ḿme éwóŋgɛ́né me.Thanks to you for the help you gave me.
mekɛnzemèkɛ̀nzèDualamukanjon6stockfishSyn.mukanjonkɛnze
mekəgsɛnmèkə̀gsɛ̀nPl.ofakəgsɛn<âkəg
mekən mé nyammèkə̀n mé ɲàmn6animalsʼ lower legs
mekidɛmèkìdɛ̀nsnakeweed, asthma plantEuphorbia hirta
mekidɛ́mèkìdɛ́nmilky tree used for planks
mekiímèkǐːn61bloodMbəg emwáa mod mekií.Black flies suck peopleʼs blood.Mekií méhídé nsid.Like father, like son.The blood follows the vain.2relativeNcháné mə́ ḿmem mekií.He is my relative (by blood). ?Cf.akií2nkém mé mekiíǹkém mé mèkǐːn3blood clots
mekínzémèkínzén6clever, quick-wittedness, wise, smart, intelligentEʼsɛ́l e nyamɛ atómé nyam mekínzé.The duiker is the smartest animal.
mekolmèkòlDial.var.mekuln6season of intermittent rains (from May to July)