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kafkāfn9/10armpitsekafkafse
kàfkàfvexcavate; sapGhənə ə səʼ se kàf echyaʼ.They have gone to excavate clay.kàftèkàftèVar. ofkàptèDer. of kàfvexcavate (gradually)Kàpte pə̀yn chyaʼke ə nda ətəyn!Excavate some mud, let's glue it with!kàptèkàptèVar.kàftèvexcavate, sapKàpte pə̀yn chyaʼke ə nda ətəyn!Excavate some mud, let's glue it with!
kakaʼa~kákáʔa᷇~v.auxact fast and uncontrolledÈ vɛ è tyəmə fumə ə kakaʼa pɨnə sechə ə ke tsɛ̀.He stood there and dances in a fast and disorderly way before continuing his journey.
kalaŋkáláŋideosound made by colliding metalsM fè tsɨs zɨə kə kə tɛ kyinə sɔ̀ʼù kalaŋ kalaŋ, ke va nə ə shîə ghè fu zə?I was only getting the clanging sound of corks but did know what game they were playing there.
kalaŋ2kalaŋ2n9k.o. game (played with corks)
kàlàshîkàlàʃîn9kerosene
kam1kāmnumthousand
kam2kāmvsqueeze; pressNdùə fo ə è kam kə mô mɛ fɨ ətəyn.Go and give him to squeeze so that water can come out of it.ekamēkámn5squeezingkamzekamekamnekámnêvsqueeze repeatedlyKə ghàyn fɨyn kamne tekɔyn tə vayn vɛ te.Stop pressing the arms of that baby.kamtekámtêvsqueeze lightlyPə̀yn è nê fɛ ə kamte.Bring that boil let's press out the pus.
kam3kāmvmilk (cows, goats)Ə ò kam mɨ̂sè nyam sɛ ò ndzɨsə səynse ə mbàyn.When you finish milking the cows, you send them into the fence.
kàmkàmn9/10leadersekàmkàmsè
kàmàzə̀skàmàzə̀sn9/10k.o. birdsekàm sə azə̀sekàm sə azə̀sè
Kàmə̀lûŋKàmə̀lûŋn9Cameroon
kamnekámnêDer. of kam2vsqueeze repeatedlyKə ghàyn fɨyn kamne tekɔyn tə vayn vɛ te.Stop pressing the arms of that baby.
kam sepɛ̀kāmsépɛ̀numtwo thousand
kamtekámtêDer. of kam2vsqueeze lightlyPə̀yn è nê fɛ ə kamte.Bring that boil let's press out the pus.
kàmtèkàmtèvplanÒ kàmtə̀ aghom ndɔ̀ʼɔ ò maʼ mbvɨ ə̀?You are nursing plans to kill a vulture when you have not reared a fowl?
kaŋ1káŋn9/10drink made from maizesekaŋkaŋse
kaŋ2kāŋvfryNjì ghomghe əpɛ̀ ə kaŋa sê mi.Take two eggs and fry for me.ekaŋ2ēkáŋn5fryingkaŋzekaŋekaŋnekáŋnêvfryNjì fɨaynke ə kaŋnə fo m zhi.Take cow-pea leaves and fry let me eat.kaŋtekáŋtêvfry (rapidly)Ghàyn kaŋte ndu eghom ə mbvɨze sê vəyn.Fry an egg for him.
kàŋkàŋvmake a choice, choose (e.g. friend); chooseM fa ezhɔyn ndâ səʼ kê se kaŋa əsoyn.All I have come to do in this market today is to choose new friends.
kaŋ kaŋa ~káŋkáŋā~v.auxbehave or talk deceptivelyÒ kaŋ kaŋa zhəmə ghè fɛ ə?What are you pretentiously singing there?
kaŋkaŋa nə̀ynkáŋkáŋānə̀ɲv.ppretendÈ tè chiə ezaf e piə kə nə è kaŋkaŋa nə̂ ndò.When he was complaining of the illness, he was accused of pretending.
kaŋnekáŋnêDer. of kaŋ2vfryNjì fɨaynke ə kaŋnə fo m zhi.Take cow-pea leaves and fry let me eat.
kaŋtekáŋtêDer. of kaŋ2vfry (rapidly)Ghàyn kaŋte ndu eghom ə mbvɨze sê vəyn.Fry an egg for him.
kàŋtèkàŋtèvstitch upƏ paʼà æate kâŋtè shəyn sətəynse.The pockets are not well stitched.
kanakánápossyour (pl) (for nouns of cl. 7)kaynke