Akoose–English Dictionary


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nwobeǹwòbèn3cleansing, washing, purification
nwobé byěmŋ̀wòbé bjěmbewobé byěmn1/2washerman
nwogǹwòk̚Dial.var.ofnhwɔgnhog
nwógɛnǹwógɛ̀nn3hearing
nwógɛn ḿbɛn3???This simply means that he not only heard what every other person heard but also heard what others could not hear or might hear but not understand.
nwógtédǹwógtét̚n31news2message; what is heard
nwomeǹwòmènwomen3/4skin (shed by lizard, snake, etc.)nwome ń nyə̌,skin shed by snake.
nwoŋǹwòŋmenwoŋ ?n3/6jointNwoŋ mé etág ńhyɔ́mé.A joint of the platform is bent.
nwôŋgɛnǹwôŋgɛ̀nn3help
nwôŋgɛnɛŋ̀wôŋgɛ̀nɛ̀bewôŋgɛnɛn1/2helper
nwóóndābŋ̀wóːndāp̚bewóŋ bé ndábn1/2house owner
nwɔbeǹwɔ̀bèn3ransom, money paid to reclaim something given against loanNwɔbe ḿ fâm ḿmī ḿbɛ́lé mə́ adé bwâam bɔɔb.The payment for his farm made him to be alright now.
nwɔ́gedǹwɔ́gèt̚n31anointment, anointing2installation3ordinationNwɔ́ged mé bepástoo ńdé ngɔn éche éhúɛʼ.The ordination of pastors is next month.
nwɔ́mtédǹwɔ́mtét̚n3planing, of plank, woodNwɔ́mtéd ḿbóó.The planing is well done.
nwúǹwúnwúDial.var.ngúnhún3/4spirit appearance, ghostAnyéné nwú.He saw a ghost.Cf.âwɛ́mwǎnyamɛ́nwɛ́ɛnyamɛ́ɛ́
nwúdɛǹwúdɛ̀Dial.var.ofngúde
nwúɛɛnǹwúɛ̀ːnn3murder
nwúuŋ̀wûːbewúun1/21butcher2person who killsnwúu a nyagŋ̀wûː à ɲàk̚bewúu bé nyagn1/2butchernyam e nwúuɲàm è ŋ̀wûːnyam é nwúun9largest share of meat given to one who kills the animal
nwúúséŋ̀wúːsébewúúsén1/2Hausa person
nyaa1ɲàːnyaan9/10bitter cola nut, bitter colaGarcinia colaSyn.nyɛ
nyaa2ɲàːn.mod9/101manner of; kind, typeEne nyaa e pɔ́le éebooʼɛ́.That kind of talk is not good.2situation
nyaáɲǎːbenyaáVar.awem nyaán1/2motherCf.nyaŋnyǒŋnyoó
nyaád ne nyaádɲǎːt̚ nè ɲǎːt̚Dial.var.nyaáʼ ne nyaáʼadvlong agoCf.eʼnyaád
nyaa ne nyaaɲàː nè ɲàːexpdifferent kinds
nyaáʼ ne nyaáʼɲǎːʔ nè ɲǎːʔDial.var.ofnyaád ne nyaád