yaasurprised/perplexedI wɔra me yaa.It surprised me.
yaalɛshake with joyKwadjo kya yaalɛ de asa.Kwadjo is very free with people.
yaasɛscatterƆ kya yaasɛ ɔgya mɔ.She/he is scattering (spreading out) the fire.
yanyangbanwideƆ da gilongo mɔ yanyangban gikyɔ.He made the palm branch leaf container too wide.
yanyansɛuselessof a person
yara-yarastraggle forƆ wɔra yara-yara ne nbii gi ŋmaa.He made people straggle and children.
yayathin/having holes/friendlyAgbɛgyaa mɔ a bo yaya.The holes in the gari sieve are too large.
Yayuulemɔɔa person's name meaning "they are satisfied/glad with the results"
yelaput downKyu yela; iŋ gyɛ fo-lɛɛ.Put it down it is not for you.
yelepuupowder pepperKɔrɔ yelepuu sa me.Grind some yelepu for me.
yelɛstandYelɛ nno gyoo me.Stand there and wait for me.
yenpraiseLɛɛ ginyen/kosorɛ ginyenuplift / raise somebody's nameNyamesɛ kpe-kpe kya yen Wurubuarɛ.Every human being praises God.
Yenboa person's name meaning "poor"Ɔ gyɛ daa yenbo.He is a poor person.N kya kpe daa Yenbo-asɔri NkɔntaI am attending Yenbo's church in Nkwanta
Yenwuraproper name; praise a chiefYenwura gi dɔɔ nyɛ aterenbi ne ɔ yii-yii ibu dɛnsɛ-dɛnsɛ ɔsowolɛ belɛ mɔ so.Yenwura got money from farming and he built beautiful houses in the city.
yɛ1sharpenYɛ me-kpɛkyɛ sa me.Sharpen my cutlass for me.
yɛ2shareYɛ gunun mɔ sa nbii mɔ sa me.Share the meat among the children for me.
yɛbadɛripAsewu mɔ a kya laarɛ a' yɛbadɛ.The nets are about to rip.
yɛbalɛgo apartGinun mɔ gi kya yɛbalɛ. Kpaa ŋɛsɛ gimɔ.The meat is going apart. Go and smoke it.
yɛbɛ-yɛbɛprofuselyFo kya nun yɛgɛ i kya fuɛ yɛbɛ-yɛbɛ.He is sweating profusely.
yɛɛthatƆnyen baarɛ yɛɛ, ɔ gyɛ daa wura.This man says that he is a chief.Ɔ tɔgɛ yɛɛ,.....He said that.
yɛɛwɔraa type of mouseYɛɛwɔra kya laarɛ igyo dɔ gikyena.Yɛɛwɔra loves leaving in yams.