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fabricpeende1 1éncloth-strip, cloth, fabric, veil, scarf
fabric used to cover the saddlega-tʋɩfonfabric used to cover the saddlea pa paam ga-tʋɩf n ning gaarã ye.
fabricatewẽ2èvmanufacture, fabricate, fashion, to make objects, turn out objects (as: casting blocks)Rao-kãngã wẽeda tãn-koɛɛma.This man manufactures bricks.
facenengaé-ànface, visage2.1Body
face of a clocknen-wamdenwatch-face, face of a clock
face to face (be)turgiú-ìvmeet unexpectedly, be face to face withA turgda gɩgemde.He encounters a lion face to face.
face to face (put)keelgeèvput alongside, side by side and face to faceY rɩka wamã n keelg taaba.You put the calabashes side by side.
faces, visagesnemse1é-ènfaces, visages2.1Body
factor of a productyɩleng wilgaexpr.factor of a product3.2Mathematics
factorylozĩndinfactory6.5Building
factory priceligd yikdgaì ì-ànfactory costs, net cost price6.8Money
fadezelgeé-èvto wilt, droop, become flaccid, wither, fadeZĩigã kʋɩɩme tɩ ki wã vãad zelgdẽ.The place is dry and the leaves of the millet plants droop.synzʋʋle
faecesbĩungunexcrement, dung, shit, faeces, a single turd
faeces scatteredbĩnan.plfaeces scattered or in several piles
faggotkilliínfaggot, clustersyngĩndikalga
failkonge 1òvfail, not get, not receive, be without, to lackNoor soab ka kongd sor ye.The one who uses his mouth will not loose his way. Proverb (sense: Don't hesitate to get information)yõsge 1ó-èvmiss, fail, foul up, to make a mistakeBãmb ned ba a ye ka lobgd zoobg ne loaabg n yõsg ye.Every one of them could sling a stone at a strand of hair and never miss.yʋgse 1ʋ́-èvbe failing, collapsing, falling through, doomedNemdã põogame n yʋgs zãnga.useless.lidgií-ìvto miss ones mark, fail, not hit the targetkesge1èvmiss, failF tʋma sõma la kesga bilfu.You worked well but you missed a bit.
fail to happenvaale 1àvto fail to come off, fail to happen, not take place, be abortiveSaagã kʋɩɩme la a ka ni ye, a vaalame.The rain prepared but eventually it didn't rain, it didn't take place.
fail to produce grainswagmeá-èvfail to produce grainsKamaandã wagmame, a ka tar biis ye.The corncob failed to produces fruit, it has no grains.
failingzʋgo 2ʋ́ndefect, failing, faultNed sẽn nong a soab pa tar zʋg ye.Proverb: The one you love doesn't have any faults (in your opinion).kaalem1á-énshortage, absence, lack, non-existence, failingantbelem
failurekongreò-énfailure, default, defeat, setback, a lack
faintsobge1ó-èvfaint, vanish, lose consciousness, become unconsciousA bãagã wɩngame t'a lʋɩ n sobge.His illness caused him to fall and he became unconscious.synvubgi2.3.2Diseasevubgivfaint, vanish, lose conscioussynsobge1
faintingvubgrinfainting, loss of consciousnesssynsobgresobgrenfainting, loss of consciousnesssynvubgri2.3.2Disease
fair personnin-tɩrganperson who is straight, just, fair, respectable, spotless, honestA yaa nin-tɩrga, n zoet Wẽnnaam.He is a honest person and he fears God.
fair-skinned womanpʋg-zẽeganfair-skinned womanPʋg-zẽeg wa n ka neer me, a gɛy yaa wɩɩla.Even though the fair-skinned woman is not beautiful, her thighs are attractive. (Proverb: the person we love has no faults. When we crave something (job, machine and so on) we ignore negative appreciations)