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dadadādāvgive as present
dàdɛ̀ʼɛdàdɛ̀ʔɛ̄adjvery much, excessively, a lot, most, best, worst
Dànyɛ̂dàɲɛ̂p.n1Daniel
daradāɾādanavwalk on level land
vreluctant to use something, mourn
dè ekúdè ēkúdè akúvmourn (a dead person)
dèʼdèʔadjsome
dɛ̀ɛrɛ̀1dɛ̀ːɾɛ̀vcause trouble
dɛ̀ɛrɛ̀2dɛ̀ːɾɛ̀vconflicting over somethingÀgam dèʼ ba dɛ̀ɛrɛ̀ eni etírígàm.Some wine tappers are having a conflict over a raffia palm tree.
dɛ̀ŋɛdɛ̀ŋɛ̄adjcomplicated, complex
dɛ̀ŋɛ̀dɛ̀ŋɛ̀vcomplicateÈbwá wɛ wu dɛ̀ŋɛ.The issue is complicated.
dɛ̀ŋɛ dɛ̀ŋɛ̀dɛ̀ŋɛ̄ dɛ̀ŋɛ̀adjcomplicated a lot (very complicated)Abwá mbɔ̀ʼ ezó yi dɛ̀ŋɛ dɛ̀ŋɛ̀.Things about witchcraft are very complicated.
dɛ̀rɛ̀dɛ̀ɾɛ̀vcome across, come in contact
dɛʼdɛ̄ʔvjump
di1v.adjripe (plum)Éjwɔ wúnɔ̂ á shi di, kwáʼ ngɔ̀ɔ du.This plum is already black, climb and harvest it.
di2àdíadjdark (colour)
di3vdoubtGhô dèʼ wa di m̀fɔ̀ Ngwo?Does anybody doubt the fon of Ngwo.
di4vgetting darkAkwâ shi klada sa di.Places have started getting dark.
di5adjblack, dirtyǸdìrí ntsá chi dí.My clothes are dirty.
vpound
dididīdīadjblack, small
didídǐdívdoubt
dídídídíadjblack (coming after the noun)
digi digidīɡī dīɡīadjsmall, minute