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yembe v. 1cut, cut open, slaughter an animal, for example a chicken (sem. domains: 4.8.3.1 - Defeat, 7.8.3 - Cut, 6.3.4 - Butcher, slaughter, 6.4.6 - Things done to animals, 2.6.6.1 - Kill, 8.3.2.5 - Furrow.) 2cut with knife (sem. domains: 5.2.1 - Food preparation.) 3slice (sem. domains: 2.5.3 - Injure.)
yembiɛ v. 1slice, cut repeatedly, chop up (sem. domains: 5.2.1.2 - Steps in food preparation, 5.4.7 - Care for the fingernails.) 2slaughter, cut repeatedly, used for cutting the meat in pieces after the animal is killed (sem. domains: 7.8.3 - Cut.)
yembiɛ lɨ be for cutting (sem. domains: 3.3.1.1 - Purpose, goal.)
yemɨ poss. 1my; first person singular possessive pronoun class 4 Kɔŋ yemɨ. My ridges. (sem. domains: 9.2.3 - Pronouns.) 2my; first person singular possessive pronoun class 6 Gɨ yemɨ. My eggs. (sem. domains: 9.2.3 - Pronouns.) 3my; first person singular possessive pronoun class 10 Bí yemɨ. My goats. (sem. domains: 9.2.3 - Pronouns.)
yəmɨ poss. my; possessive pronoun first person singular for nouns of class 9 Bi yəmɨ. My goat. (sem. domains: 9.2.3 - Pronouns.)
yəndiɛ firebreak, firetrace (P), typically at the start of dry season (November/December) when there are many bushfires (sem. domains: 1.7 - Nature, environment.)
yənɨ poss. 1your; possessive pronoun second person plural for nouns of class 4 Kɔŋ yənɨ. Your ridges. (sem. domains: 9.2.3 - Pronouns.) 2your; possessive pronoun second person plural for nouns of class 6 Gɨ yənɨ. Your eggs. (sem. domains: 9.2.3 - Pronouns.) 3your; possessive pronoun second person plural for nouns of class 10 Bí yənɨ. Your goats. (sem. domains: 9.2.3 - Pronouns.)
yənɨ poss. your; possessive pronoun second person plural for nouns of class 9 Bi yənɨ. Your goat. (sem. domains: 9.2.3 - Pronouns.)
yənshɛ v. sweep (sem. domains: 5.6.6 - Wipe, erase.)
yənshɛ v. wipe with the hand to remove dirt or dust
yənsɨ v. 1sweep (sem. domains: 5.8 - Manage a house, 5.6.5 - Sweep, rake.) 2empty a band (sem. domains: 8.1.8.1 - Empty.)
yənsɨ n. match, used to light a fire or clean ears (sem. domains: 5.5.1 - Light a fire, 2.1.1.2 - Ear.)
yente pour from a gallon (sem. domains: 1.3.2.2 - Pour.)
yente ntsə phr. pour libation
yəŋ q pro. who? (sem. domains: 9.2.3.4 - Question words.)
yəŋ v. 1lean against, on something or someone Gəŋ yəŋ yu wɨ! Go and lean on him! (sem. domains: 8.3.1.4.2 - Leaning, sloping, 7.1.6 - Lean, 7.2.1.5 - Walk with difficulty, 7.5.2.2 - Stick together.) 2hope (sem. domains: 4.3.2 - Admire someone.)
yeŋgele dirts removed from the ear (sem. domains: 2.1.1.2 - Ear.)
yəŋ'ɨ q pro. for whom? (sem. domains: 9.2.3.4 - Question words.)
yəsə beyond (sem. domains: 7.3.6.3 - Limit.)
yəsɨ n. 3/4 eye (sem. domains: 6.3.1.1 - Cattle, 1.6.2.5 - Parts of small animals, 3.3.3.5 - Compel, 2.1.1.1 - Eye, 2.1.1 - Head, 2.1.4 - Skin, 1.6.2 - Parts of an animal.)
yəsɨ n. grain (sem. domains: 8.1.1.6 - Fraction.)
yəsɨ bə yəsɨ confront (lit. eye to eye) (sem. domains: 4.7.5.3 - Accuse, confront.)
yəsɨ booo ide. white eyes (sem. domains: 9.2.8 - Ideophones, 2.3.1 - See.)
yəsɨ bunjimə dull eyes (sem. domains: 2.3.1 - See.)
yəsɨ diŋkidiŋki dark eyes (sem. domains: 2.3.1 - See.)