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machetetarenkɛncutlass, machetesynkarentɛkarentɛá-ɛ́ncutlass, machetesyntar-n-kɛtarenkɛ6.7Tool
machinemasĩninmachine, engine, device
macramegãmbrencradle for storing calabashes, line_sp., macramesyngãnegãmdo5.1Household equipment
mad (be)zʋbsevbe mad, crazy, go off the line, talk nonsense, twaddle, be insaneA gãeeme n zʋbsdẽ.He is lying down and talks nonsense.synzʋmse
mad (become, make)gãeemeávbecome mad, make mad, to be / become / make sb. a foolishB gãeemdame la?Are they mad?
mad persongãeengaã́nmad person, a fool, crazy personGãeeng sagb pa yõngd n kõ sãan ye.You don't take away a madman's food to serve a foreigner. (Proverb: There are people who do not care about their dignity or that of others. They must be avoided at all costs to be spared from dishonour.)2.3.1Sick2.3.2Disease
maelstromsɩlmandeɩ́nmaelstrom, whirlwind1.1Weather1.1Sky1.2Land
magazin
magazineteed bĩngr roogonstorehouse, magazine6.5Buildingkibay sebrenjournal, newspaper, magazine
maggotzũnzũuriù-ú-ìnworm, maggot, caterpillar, grubKʋk zũnzũur ka mi tɩ noog bee zĩig a to ye.The caterpillar of a bitter tree doesn't know that other kinds of trees provide better food. Proverb (sense: One has to seek to improve his life conditions)synzãnzũurizũuri21.6.1.9Small animalszũuri2nworm, maggot, caterpillarsynzũnzũuri1.6.1.9Small animalszãnzũurià-ú-ìnworm, maggot, caterpillarsynzũnzũuri1.6.1.9Small animals
magicrare1á-ènevil spell, sorcery, magic that causes folly / madnesstɩ-sogsenmagictɩɩm 2ɩ̀ɩ́nfetish, magic, charm, spell
magic objectsẽoongoèo-ónmagic object / charm to detect witches
magic producttɩɩm 4ɩ̀ɩ́ntalisman, magic product
magic product holdertɩɩm soabanmagic product holderYam soab n kʋʋd tɩɩm soaba.It is the intelligent one who kills the holder of the magic products. (Proverb: to get the upper hand over someone who is stronger than you (financially, economically ...) you have to use more intelligence, cunning and experience than him.)
magic to harm (use)rabse 3á-èvuse magic to harm somebodyB rabs-a lame t'a lebg gãeenga.They used magic to make him mad.
magiciantɩ-sogs soabanmagician, wizard6.1Workerbaga1ánsoothsayer, quack, charlatan, trickster, con man, diviner, medicine man, magicianNif sẽn ne, ka bag n yet ye.What the eye sees does not need to be said by the diviner. (proverb: evidence does not need proofs.)6.1Worker
magistratebʋ-kaoodanjudge, magistrate6.1Worker
magnify sb.waooge1 1àvrespect, honour, adore, worship, magnify sb.Ned fãa tog n waoog a ba la a ma.Everybody has to honour his father and his mother.
magnify sth.zẽke1é-èvlift up, raise, move up, take up, grow, get taller, magnify sth.A zẽka kugrã.He raised the stone.
magnifying glassnin-get-fɩɩdganmagnifying glasssynnenem paasg gɛtganenem paasg gɛtganmagnifying glasssynnin-get-fɩɩdga6.7Tool
mahogany treekʋka1ʋ́-ànmahogany treekhaya senegalensis1.5.1Tree
mahogany treeskʋgsen.plmahogany treesKʋgs n waoogd bãoogo.It is the mahogany trees who honour the lowlands. (Proverb: the honour of every person is due to his fellow men. We must esteem and consider others.)
maid servanttʋmtʋmd-poakanservant (female), maid, maid servant, female worker