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pavpay, for goods & servicesNaaloat bo pa naasim na bi naajai konu paaka.Naaloat has paid the young men for their bullock services.Gobnant yaan pa u toontunna na dinna wa.The government has once again paid his workers today. Likkpentu
paabairreg. infl. ofpaabir
paabirirreg. infl.paabanlocal gathering toolJiin paabir ki tikin dii na jarik ni.Use the gathering tool to gather millet at the threshing floor.Konlaanbik bo ŋamm paaba ŋanloob a bin won tun nan toon u jarik ni wonn.Konlaanbik prepared six local gathering tools to be used at his threshing floor tomorrow.Piaru nan wuuru koo fiaru bona
paak1nend, purpose, reasonLinba na paak tee bee?What is the purpose of this?Fi-i tant gunguŋ na ki saa baar lipaak a saa la janpeenu.If you stretch this string to the end you will find a fishing hook.
paak2unspec. var.paakibv1to defeatBi won paakib jɔɔr niŋe.They defeated them at the mountain.Kojopioŋ na paak kojoboŋ na wa.The white cock has defeated the black one.Tab2to overtakeSuuk won paak u yɔɔrɔ nantaar ni wa.Suuk overtook his senior brother in running.A loa na paaka sakur ni wa.Your colleague has overtaken you in school.Tab3take the lead, run aheadLiatmɔŋ daanɔ na paakib ba.The one in red jersey has taken the lead.Woŋ na won tin paakib ki laa kɔɔ wontuu ni.The rabbit ran ahead of them and entered the cave.Duut won tin paakɔ ki saa kpii woŋ na.Duut ran ahead of him and killed the rabbit.Peter bo tin paakɔ-e ki u ji mɔPeter ran and left him behind, so he cried.Tab
paak3post1on topTɔɔnt kutsoŋ na kok na paakPut the bowl on top of the chairLikint talaauk na teebul na paakTurn the bowl and put it upon the table.Paant juk na nant na paakKeep the knife upon the meat.RnWBim202uponRnWBim20
paakibunspec. var. ofpaak2
paakunrecovery from sicknessKonjit paaku na bakit niib-e.The recovery of Konjit has surprised many people.N baa paaku nan u sibit ni nyinu na maŋit bonchiann.The recovery and out of hospital of our father has made us so happy.Tab
paanvto put on topN bo tun bik ma wun paan n ninliktii teebul na paak.I sent a child to put my spectacles on this table.Fi-i paan likirii bat gbouŋ paak a ji kan fit jiir.If you put money on the chief's palace skin you cannot take it back. Bonlia
paanlankotikirreg. infl.paanlankotiinhopping cricket in the housesPaanlankotik won yukir ki baa n kpint ni nyiɔk.The hopping cricket fell into my soup last night.Li ki ŋan paanlankotii n mantik pɔt a jeteendiuuk bonchiann.It is not healthy for hopping crickets to breed too many in your kitchen.Bonfoi
paanu1pl.paaniinbreadN bik mantik loon kooko na paanu bonchiann.My child likes kooko with bread too much.Paanu daauk ji paak bonchian mɔtana.Cost of bread is too expensive these days. Jeet nan bonnyunyuut
paanu2nopen flat large space of land or field.Ti mɔk paanu to doo ni siaminba ki ti doo marint kur tikii leŋ.We have a large space of land in our town where all occasions or events are held.Ti doo na nipaauŋ daan miar bat paanu a bin jii ki teen bɔɔlfaa boor.The youth of our town have asked the chief for a flat large field to turn it into a football park.
paanwakairreg. infl. ofpaanwakii
paanwakiiirreg. infl.paanwakancrusts of breadPaanwakii ŋarin bi tuu pukit ki lue. As for the crusts of bread, it is removed and thrown away.Buuni loon paanwakii bonchiann.Goats like bread crusts a lot.Jeet nan bonnyunyuut
paaŋnbigger cricket. Biipak won mɔɔn u kpint kimaan paaŋ won baa li ni.Biipak poured away her soup because a bigger cricket fell into it.Waas tuu gbii ki kpaan paanii tiinii nyakae siauk a bin sinn ki ŋman.Children dig under trees looking for these crickets during the rainy season to fry and eat..Bonfoi
paapopost1upYonnu be paapoe ki ti laatɔɔWe see the sun up above us.Fi-i got paapo a sa la sanpagbante.If you look up in the sky you will see the cloudsNinnauŋ2over, aboveNɔɔŋ na tɔɔ tiik na paapoe ki fu.The bird is sitting above on the tree making noise.
paar1vto peelKofi paar nukire a wun yakin ki turin.Kofi peeled the yam to cook for me.Tanjon paar tijiina na a wun yakin ki teb u bike.Tanjon is peeling these roots to boil and treat her child.Jeet-siir
paar2difficultBarnanie kin beera na, nan toon na paar bonchiann.This is the truth I am telling you, this work is very difficult.Paaru
paaraunspec. var. ofparir
paatiipaymentToontunna kur saa gaar bi patii ŋmaarik ii kpo.All workers will receive their payment at the end of the month.Yennu yet a nurɔ kur tan saa gaar u paatii yendauŋ ni nan wa tun biaŋinba durnya na ŋaake.God said every person will receive a reward according to what they did on earth here.Likkpentu
paaukvreward/paymentNisaarik kur tan saa gaar u pauk ti Yommdaanɔ boora lipaak ti set fannu..Everyone would be rewarded by God so we should all take care.Maa tura likirii nba na, fi-i gaar a paauk fin baar ki tan pa.Pay back the amount I am giving you when you receive your salary.Bonlia
pabiiunspec. var. ofpabik1
pabik1unspec. var.pabiincorridor, small passagePabik na waab nan loobuk n gar leŋa.This space is too small for an elephant to pass through.N ŋaapoo loon pabik waamina ki wun senn u yuteen diiuk My wife needs a small space to place her salon container.Bonkobit nba mɔk taa ŋanna