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lei3leiaux vabout to
lèilei🔊v1need 8.1.7.3Need2want, desire 3.3Want3search7.6.1Search4find7.6.2Find
lei tumbwoləi tumbwɔnknuckle2.1.6Bone, joint2.1.3.3Finger, toe
leikooleikɔɔnankle2.1.6Bone, joint2.1.3.2Leg
leipwoleipwɔnwrist2.1.6Bone, joint2.1.3.1Arm
léiʼlɛʔi🔊v1be differentPou-e leiʼ no kɨ?8.3.5.2.3Different2be tricky, mistaken4.3.5.5Deceive4.3.6.4Mistake
leiʼŋgeeŋlɛʔi ŋɡẽẽvmake a mistake4.5.4.2Disobey
léɨlɛə🔊v1float1.3.4Be in water2strain (fufu flour)leɨ nzaŋgle ŋgiŋ1.3.3.1Dry5.2.1.2Steps in food preparation
leŋʼlɛ̃ʔɛ̃Adj1be bigMɨniŋ twotwo no la, pe leŋʼ two. Animals were coming, big ones came.Ŋ:gɨʉ ŋkẅɛʼ, a pɨ ŋgyɛ, ndaa ŋgyɛ ndeŋʼ, ntɨŋ nchwo ŋkẅɛʼ wɨ pɛʼ. Looking, it was a deer. A nice large deer, standing there looking at me.Mɨniŋ twotwo no la, mɨnɨŋ twotwo no la, wiʼ two, pe leŋʼ two. Animals were coming and coming, and big ones came.antkʉkʉ́ʼ 1miŋ29.2.1Adjectives2be great, be powerfulsyngóuʼ 1antkʉkʉ́ʼ 19.2.1Adjectives
lèŋʼlɛ̃ʔɛ̃vconnect7.5.2.1Link, connect
leŋʼ chyɛlɛ̃ʔɛ̃ tʃjænproverb, illustrative story3.5.4.2Saying, proverb
lɛ̀vgum, stick, glueMa ŋgʉ ndɛ.I am going to glue it.6.7.5Fastening tool7.5.2.2Stick together
lɛʼlæʔæ🔊n1compound, house6.5.1.1House2village4.6.7.1Country
Lɛʼ Fieʼlæʔ fiʔɛnpropBafanji9.7.2.3Names of cities
Lɛʼ Mbawuoŋlæʔ mbɑwũɔ̃npropBambalang9.7.2.3Names of cities
Lɛʼ Mɨŋkiɛlæʔ məŋkiæfr. var. ofMɨŋkiɛ
li🔊v1fly 7.2.4.3Fly2jump 7.2.1.1.3Jump
lìeŋlĩɛ̃🔊vforget3.2.6.1Forget
lìeŋʼliʔɛ̃🔊v1refuse3.3.5.2Reject2deny3.5.1.3.3Contradict
lieʼliʔɛ🔊nday8.4.1.2Day
lìeʼliʔɛvtellPou kaa ŋkwɨʉ lɛʼ ndieʼ. They escaped and returned home to explain. Mami ŋgʉ ŋkwɨʉ ndieʼ.If mommy comes back, I'll tell!3.5.1Say
lieʼ ziliʔɛ zi🔊unspec. comp. form oflieʼnCountry Sunday, SabbathA lieʼ zi.It is a forbidden day (to work).4.9.5.6.1Taboo8.4.1.3.1Days of the week
lieʼsʉliʔɛ sɯnold days
líɛliæv1pick up (pieces of something) (ie., wood, corn, beans, fallen fruit)7.3.4.2Pick up2gatherA gɨʉ ŋkaʼ no liɛ ŋkwei.She went behind the house to collect firewood.
liɛʼliʔæ🔊nfish trap6.4.5Fishing
liɛʼfish.trap