Akoose–English Dictionary


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póŋpóŋpóŋn9/101kind of tree2kind of fruit (large, edible, sour)
póŋ kémpóŋ kémpóŋ kémn9/10mona monkey
poódpǒːt̚ideounrestrainedAhɔ́bɛ (pɔ́le) áte poód.He speaks without restraint.
póónyópóːɲónblack sparrow hawkAccipiter melanoleucas
póónyómpóːɲómnyellow billCeuthmochares aereus
pooypòːjideodescriptive of jumping
posompòsòmposomn.mod9/10largeposom e modpòsòm è mòt̚posom é modn.mod9/10large person
posommpòsòmmideo1expressive of monkeys jumping on trees2appear suddenly
potommpòtòmmideocome suddenly
pɔ̂b1pɔ̂p̚partreal
pɔ̂b2pɔ̂p̚pɔ̂bn9/10large tree with very hard nuts, similar to walnuts, with edible seeds like palm kernelsPanda oleosa
pɔ́bpɔ́bɛ1pɔ́pɔ́bɛ̀bepɔ́bpɔ́bɛn1/2wild cape gooseberryPhysalis angulata
pɔ́bpɔ́bɛ2pɔ́pɔ́bɛ̀pɔ́bpɔ́bɛn1/2childrens gun made out of bamboo
pɔ́gpɔ́k̚numone (for nouns of class 9)Cf.épɔkɛ́lɛ́See:-hɔ́g
pɔ́kepɔ́kèpɔ́ken9/10chamber pot, toilet bowlAwóó pɔ́ke e mesɛn.He has a chamber pot.
pɔ́lepɔ́lèpɔ́len9/10conversation, talk, dialogue, discussionBúmə̄ bédyɛ́ɛ́ á pɔ́le.They were engaged in conversation.
pɔ́mbepɔ́mbèpɔ́mben9/101pump2tapesoŋ é pɔ́mbeèsòŋ é pɔ́mbèeʼsoŋ éʼ pɔ́mben7/8tap
pɔ́npɔ́nadv.sso, I thinkPɔ́n, nɛ́ɛ edíí.So, that is how it is.
pɔpépɔ̀pépɔpén9/10papayaCarica papaya
pɔ́sepɔ́sèpɔ́seEnglishn9/10purse
prísɛprísɛ̀beprísɛEnglishn1/2priest
púbāgɛ̄púbāgɛ̄bepúbāgɛ̄n1/2cocoyam (white kind)Púbāgɛ̄ abooʼ ésūbāg akɔg.White cocoyam is good for making fufu.
pulpùln101mane (of an animal)2beard (derogatory)pul é etyógédpùl é ètjógét̚n10mane of ram
puléseSp.var.ofpulsɛ