Gonja – English


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dansea /?nlatrine
dansie /?nwitness
dansiki /adansikinjumper, short garment
dansoadvbeyond measure (excessively)
danyaŋnbrass
danyaŋ /adanyaŋncopper
danyaŋ be kuwɔ /?nsnake made of copper
danyɛn /danyɛnananbrother, cousin (older and of the opposite sex)
daŋ1vto grow (in structure or years, height and size), to rise (the sun), to taste epengi daŋ the sun has risen high
daŋ2Verbal infixverbal infix, remote past tense n daŋ ba fo laŋ to, ama m maŋ wu fo I came (some time ago) to your house but did not see you.
daŋ3vto preceed, to be older, to be seniore daŋ ma he is/was before me, he is older than me
daŋ4Verbal infix1verbal infix meaning: to happen before, precede, 2verbal infix meaning "ever", "yet and with the negative "never" and "not yet"
daŋ ŋ kenivto taste and see
daŋ sovto increase, to add
daŋ tovto be fat
daŋɛv1to cook, to boil, to stew 2to add, to be added
daŋgansomething wonderful, new to be seendaŋga nde this is wonderful
daŋgasheŋ /?nwonderful things
daŋkare /adaŋkarentradtion, rite, ritual, custom
daŋkare be kejincelebration of a festival
daŋkarechɛ /?nfestival, feast day
daŋkarejibi /?ncustomary foot or meal
dapo /?nmud
daravto watch, to look out
darabo /?ndownfall, hardship