Browse Nafaanra - English
biaaall, loan word from TwiE yirɛ nyjɛ e ta ŋunɔ kre, ndro nunu biaa u ni ŋga ndie yira nunu.Each of you give me one earring from your share of the plunder.
bibɛɛcrying or wailingJudah wifɛɛnlɛ pre na bibɛɛ fɔɔri mu le.The Judah soldiers were wailing.
biblesmall drumPe bible kre tio mu sɛ Ŋunu katoo.They took the small drum and went to the chief's house.
biblɔmale childU biblɔ se.She gave birth to a male child.
bibreraw, uncooked, unripeU kaara kre ka bibre.He ate the meat raw.
bichablegirlBichable wre nyu kpa.The girl is very beautiful.
bichleŋuonly childPie u nyɛni mbe fooro kpɔɔ li imi na lewo u bichleŋu nyɛni.They will mourn for him as one mourns for an only child.
bichlɔdaughterChlɔ wre bichlɔ wre bichiɛlɛ kɔɔnanu se.The woman's daughter gave birth to six daughters.
bichrɔyoung girl, girlfriendKofi bichrɔ wi Ama.Kofi's girlfriend is Ama.
bie1seedU yirɛ bie yire fin titi.His seedlings have germinated well.2small yamBie sɔɔ wee tna Ma Afua pan.The small yams are very sweet to Ma Afua.
bifiunbabyPe bifun wre su paniɛ aŋga.They gave the baby an injection today.
bihaŋuyoungest or remaining childPra ŋunu Ahaziah bibilɛ pre kro gbo, fɔna u bihaŋu ŋmba praa yeeri Ahaziah wre chiin bɔkɔ.They killed all of chief Ahaziah's sons except for the youngest who they called Ahaziah.
biilechildrenBiile n nɛɛ sukuu kre nu.There are not many children in that school.
bijamweddingPie u bijam pe nyiɛpɔ kɛmbɔnunu wo kre nu.They will have her wedding ceremony in November.
bijanɔɔlɔwedding friendsSamson bijanɔɔlɔ naa fulonakɛ.Samson had 30 wedding friends.
bijasrowedding feastNdro nunu ma u bijasro lii.One person cannot eat a wedding feast.
bijlofirst bornAma na u bijlo wre se dɔkita.Ama gave birth to her first born child in the hospital.
bijɔbrideBijɔ wre n wa chia.The bride is not in the town.
bijɔplɔbridegroomBijɔplɔ wre pra u bijɔ wre na.The bridegroom is not able to marry his bride.
bijrimorphanagePɔ wre lɛ na u lo ku; ki tia bijrim u yii.The child's father and mother died; that's why the orphanage has him.
bijroorphanBijroo wa katoo kre nu.There is an orphan in the house.
bikaandrumstickBikaan kre ka.The stick for beating the drums are broken.
bikoroobeloved sonKre hlɛ ŋga shie ni bikoroo Timothy pan.I have written this to my beloved son Timothy.
bikpɔlɔɔstill born childChlɔ wre bikpɔlɔɔ se.The woman brought forth a still born child.