Likpakpaanl – English
boo2narrow (by nature narrow - cf. piib) boon1inf. var.booni1bend, be bent, swoop downI booni ke ŋikaagii le aah booni ke ŋi ti chuu tinann na.They (the horses) come swooping down like eagles attaking their prey. boon2inf. var.booni2paint, spread liquid or powder over something M bi booni kidiik la.I am painting the room. bɔ1follow, pass through (a country, with v. 'dii'), pass through (a hole) ...le ki di ŋi bɔ ibuen inaa. ...and pass them (the sticks) through the four rings.2pass through or between bɔdip (something into a liquid)Utotoor ga di uŋanbik bɔ nsin ni.The priest shall dip his finger into the blood. bɔfamcffamtibɔr1nonsense, useless words/matterIkaal ngbaan aa ye bɔfam, ima le ye nimi aamɔfal.These teachings are not idle words, they are your very life. bɔkldial. var.bɔɔldivide in two, split open...ki ku unaaja ki bɔkl u ŋibɔk ŋilee....and kill a bull and split it in two. bɔln1woo, love, be promised in marriage,seduce bɔncflibɔmbɔnlmbɔmblack (iŋmanyuu i bɔn na 'smoke which is black')mbɔmbɔmcomp.black, dark (colour) bɔnndial. var.bɔln2cfkinimbɔŋlinimbil1make black, become black2be black, dark, dirty3prepare, pack, organize, tidy bɔɔbfold (one's arms), embrace oneself (with folded arms)M ga bɔɔb ŋŋaal ki fuur siib.I will fold my arms and rest awhile. bɔɔn1dark, blackmbɔmbɔɔncomp.darkness bɔɔn2pl.bɔtiibcfkibɔtiiklover Mbɔɔn buen waasaak ni la.My lover has gone to his farm. bɔɔrcfbɔr1come out of hiding place, emerge bɔr1inf. var.bɔɔbɔrnicfbɔɔrmbɔbɔrpeŋ wuŋhidembɔbɔryaancomp.hiding place, refuge bɔr2(remember) concerning someone, (inalienably possessed) matterU nan teer Abraham bɔr.He remembered Abraham.