Akoose–English Dictionary


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n'yɛ́léɲ̀jɛ́lénʼyɛ́lén3/41spring (of water)Mendíb ḿmē éhúɛ́né á n'yɛ́lé mébóó átē-yéé.The water which you fetched from the spring is very clean.2leak, holeMelóŋge méwóó nʼyɛ́lé á yə̌l.The bucket has a leak.
nyə̌ɲə̌nyə̌n9/10snakekúm e nyə̌kúm è ɲə̌kúm é nyə̌n9/10pythonpíi nyə̌pîː ɲə̌píí é nyə̌n9/10viper
n'yəgtédɲ̀jə̀k̚tét̚n.mod3ripenessN'yəgtéd mé ane sabé méebooʼɛ́.The orange is not really ripe.
nyəŋge ebubwɔ́gɲə̀ŋgè èbùbwɔ́k̚nyəŋge ébubwɔ́gn9/10pale fox; sand foxVulpes pallida
nyəŋnyə́ə́ɲə̀ŋɲə́ːbenyəŋnyə́ə́Dial.var.yəənyə́ə́n1/21snowy-crowned robin-chatCossypha niveicapilla2grey thrushZoothera princei
nyíɲíDial.var.nyéproyou, pronoun for second person plural
nyî-Dial.var.nyê-pfxyou; verb prefix, second person plural
nyíběnɲíběnemph.demyou yourselves; second person plural emphatic pronoun
nyoŋɲòŋn10hair, woolNyoŋ émáá mə́ akwog.His hair has fully grown.Syn.esid
nyǒŋɲǒŋnyǒŋn9/10your motherCf.nyaányaŋnyoó
nyóŋedɲóŋèt̚Dial.var.ofnyóod
nyoŋgeɲòŋgènyoŋgen9/10flag
nyoŋgé1ɲòŋgén9tradeAkábɛ nyoŋgé.He is trading.Nyoŋgé echî ekag bwâm.His trade is going well.
nyoŋgé2ɲòŋgényoŋgén9/10generationnyoŋgé echɛ̂n,your generation.Syn.nyoŋgɛl 1
nyóŋgéɲóŋgényóŋgéDial.var.nyoŋgɛl ?Dualanyɔ́ŋgín9/10strong desire, appetite, eagernessNwóó nyóŋgé âkɛ á Kómbé.I want to go to Kumba.
nyoŋgɛlɲòŋgɛ̀ln91generationSyn.nyoŋgé22offspring
nyoŋnyoŋɲòŋɲòŋideoreally; intenseAhínɛʼ nyoŋnyoŋ.It is really black.
nyoŋnyoóɲòŋɲǒːideobuzzing (of a fly)Wehág me nyoŋnyoó á metúu áte.Donʼt talk so much.Don't buzz me in the ear.
nyoóɲòː́benyoón1/2your motherCf.nyaányaŋnyǒŋ
nyóodɲôːt̚nyóodDial.var.nyóŋedn9/10bee, honey beeApis melliferambum e nyóodmbùm è ɲôːt̚n9a single bee
nyóod etúuɲôːɾ ètûːnyóod étúun9/10inner part of the ear
nyɔgpíɛɲɔ̀gpíɛ̀Var.ofnyɔpyɛ̂
nyɔkeɲɔ̀kènyɔken9/10earthwormCf.ńsíí ń nyɔke
nyɔl1ɲɔ̀lnyɔln9/10small black insects, live in combs, move around with raised abdomenNyɔl édé mə́ á fâm-tê.There are nyɔl insects in his farm.