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fa1v.auxis (to be: used by class 19 nouns)
fa2v.auxto be (used by nouns of class 19)Ébyé fɔ́nɔ̂ fa twa.This knife is sharp.
Fap.n9quarter in Ngwo
fàafàːvfrighten
fádàfádàèfádàn1/2father (Episcopal)
Fájìfádʒìèfájìadv, n9/10Friday
Fájì Nchwɔnchwɔ̀fádʒì ntʃɔ̌ntʃwɔ̀p.n9Good Friday
famafāmāvspray spittle/water/wine from mouth in approval or blessing
fámbɛbyɛfámbɛ̄bjɛ̌èfámbɛbyɛn9/10hare (type of animal)
fanfānadjred
fànfànv.adjredǸtàm álabó ya fàn.The cap of juju is red.
fara1fāɾāvfine (sanction)
fara2fāɾāvattach, fasten
fáràfáɾàèfáràn9/10fine (sanction)
fàràfàɾàvripen
fà̧rafã̀ɾāadjfierce
fárà àfwɛ̀ʼ1fáɾà àfwɛ̀ʔèfárà àfwɛ̀’n9/10punishment (manual)
fárà àfwɛ̀ʼ2fáɾà àfwɛ̀ʔèfárà àfwɛ̀’n9/10fine (manual punishment)
fàrà bɔ̂fàɾà bɔ̂adjshy
farafanfāɾāfānadjreddish
fàrafànfàrāfànadjred (coming after the noun)
fe1adjnewǸdi fe ndza yi párá.My new dress is torn.
fe2vget burnt
fe3v.auxto be (used for nouns of class 19)Étáa Eyoh fe pɛ ne ndím ŋwɔ nɔ̂.Eyoh's heart is as clean as drinking water.
intwhich? (used for class 19 nouns)Ne èflaa fé ámá kwɔ̀rɔ.Which weaver bird was singing?