Gonja – English


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maŋ sovto lift up
maŋgonmango
maŋkeni /?ncocoyam
maŋkishi /?nmatches
maŋkuravto praise, to honour
mapenfriend (in animal fables)
marvto stick, to stand against a wall
mashiri /?nmosque, open place of worship, burial place of Gonja Paramount chief
matavto stick
mata sovstick to, add, pacify
mba /ka-nbowls (clay)
mbaanaayɔeternal, forever
mbala /ka-ncustomary gifts
mbargafɔl /ka-nreins
mbargawɔl /ka-nreins
mbɔ /kanangels, messengers
mbɔ (no sg.)nbrains (grey matter)
mbɔŋwura /?nexecutioner, chief officer, war captain
mbecfmo2prohis, her, (possessive pronoun)
mbee /?nleanness, thinness
mbel /_nold age
mbel /ka-nhorns, trumpets
mbɛ /ka-nstools, chairs
mbɛ /ke-nmarkets