Sikagyɛ-Adon a person's name meaning "money is wickedness" Sikagyɛ-Adon gi tɔɔsɛ gɛtɛkpenbi yɛgɛ. Sikagyɛ-Adon killed smaller animals.
silifa silver/pot Aboroni itasa ne n gyɛ isilifa. Silver pots are the useful bowls of the white.
sin 1 set,threaten Ɔ kya sin ɔgya. He is setting a fire. Nyangbon mɔ kya sin. The rain is threatening. 2 wrestle Nbii mɔ gi kya sin mɔ, ɔbelɛnsɛ ɔko gi baa koree mɔmɔ. When they children were wrestling an elder came and caned them.
sinde last year Sinde nyangbon gi da nyɛ sige. Last year it rained more than this year.
sindi near N tɛ sindi mɔ. I am sitting near him.
singi sprain/scatter Ɔ singi mɔ-giyaa. He sprained his leg. Ɔ singi nbɛndɛɛ loo kpaa kyu mɔ-ka lii kyon. He tore down walls that protect houses, went in and took away his wife.
sirigi slip out Gibuu mɔ gi sirigi bun. The hut's poles slipped out, and it fell down.
sisii cheat Ɔ kya sisii asa. He cheats people.
sisirisii 1 adj astringent/qualities of thickness fɛɛ gɛnɔɔbono gikɛdɛ-ipɔ i dɛ mɔ as the qualities of agusi soup 2 having the effect of contracting the tissues
sitima ship Sitima berɛ maŋ taalɛ naa aye-gɛrɛ ibon idɛ so. A ship can not sail on these our rivers.
so 1 on, because Kyu safue mɔ gyan tebulu mɔ so. Put the key on the table. 2 on; because of Iŋ gyɛ fo so mɔ de-e. If not because of you.....
so-o only N kya dɔɔ daa abowakyɛ so-o. I grow only water yams.
sofuli spade Me-sofuli gi fuɛ. His shovel is lost.
sogɛ take down a load from the head/take off food the stove Ɔ sogɛ gɛsola mɔ yela.. He took down the head-load.
sogɛdɛ scrape inside, especially in locally manufactered guns Kyu wɔya-gibi sɔgɛdɛ otu mɔ gisɔ mɔ dɔ, ɔfaanan i tii ne. Use a piece of wire to scrape inside the gun's ear, it likely to have been choked.
sogya soldier Sogya mɛŋ selɛ ikɔ. A soldier never fears war(s).
sola carry on head Sola me! Help to put my head-load on my head.
sola-abintilin beetle Sola-abintilin kya bilen mɔ-gɛsola daa gɛmara-gɛmara. Beetle rolls its load backwards.
somɔngɛrɛ smuggle Abayin kya kyɔ somɔngɛrɛ. Government hates smuggling.
son 2 bucket Fo-son mɔ gyɛ daa ɔbelɛ. Your bucket is a big one.
son 1 serve/worship A laa son daa Wurubuaarɛ. We will serve only God.
songa breathe Ɔ kya songa piipii daa. He breathes only by bits.
sonlii transparent; throughout I kya wu sonlii. It is transparent.
sono seven Asa sono. seven people
Sonwura a man's name meaning "serve a chief" Sonwura gi gyi gɛwura. Sonwura is made a chief.