Browse Nafaanra - English
maa little thingMbe ta ma.I will have even this little thing.
maa1in a little whileNa ki pe maa, mbe sɛ.I will go in a little while.2title for a womanMaa mɛɛ Afua Kɔnya.The woman's name is Afua Kɔnya.
maashiayou (singular) shouldn'tMaashia da nyukuan wre na.You shouldn't go near the dog.
mafaanswampKaa kre nyjira mafaan ndoo kre nu.The car got stuck in the swamp.
mahanbean cakeMbe mimi kre ka tɛɛ mbe maahɛɛ kla.I will use some of the flour to make bean cakes.
makaanbridge of noseU makaan pe na broni wo yi.His nose is like that of a white man.
malitouchDodoŋgi kre waa paanu mali.The cloth touched the bread.
maloriceMaloo wa jafa na aŋga.There is rice in the market today.
mana1nnoseU mana tin.His nose is swollen.2vsmearU mboo mbɛɛ kre mana pooro ni.He smeared the wall with mud.3nvoice
mandiɛmission, reason for comingE mandiɛ mna hin?What is your mission here?
maŋaropeMaŋa kre tnu.The rope is long.
mapinidistressing or troublingNa mapini kee pan kie sisampefun li, la, lewo ŋmba u fraka kre wa jɔŋgɔ u titɛɛ.When a trouble thing comes, it will overtake the sinner, but a righteous person will not be moved.
maweenostrilBoŋgrɛ nyjira u mawee.A groundnut got stuck in his nostril.
mayolospoken wordsNi pɔ, ndie tɛɛ ni nyu kee na, mu li ni mayolo na.My child put my words in your ears and eat my spoken words.
mbaI will notA wra yo mbo, "Frakafɛɛnlɛ fuloe shiin pre ndra na, mba ki kla."And he said "Because of forty good people I will not destroy it."
mbaaI shouldn'tŊu, mu yo na mbaa shia kee nyaa yo mbe Israel leele pre taan.You, you say I shouldn't prophecy against the people of Israel.
mbaalasheepBawa we pe yɔɔlɛ, imi na mbaala lefun u mbaala, na u sikaala yɔɔlɛ.Then he will divide them as the sheep herder separates the sheep and the goats.
mbaalalefunshepherdMbaalalefun sɛ na u yurɛ pre ni kahaa.The shepherd took his sheep to pasture.
mbachlɔfemale sheepNdro na u mbachlɔ prɛ nyaanyaa.The man sold his female sheep quickly.
mbafiunwhite sheepSɛɛnfɛɛnlɛ na sɔɔlɔ mbafiun teeri na sra woni.Fetish people and Muslims use white sheep for making sacrifice.
mbakɔfutureTnumu ŋga we tun mbakɔ yi flaŋga.The work he will be doing is farming.
mbalofemale sheepMbaloolo pre yaa kro.All of the female sheep are sick.
mbaplɔadult ramMbaplɔ badŋga wa ni wra sɛ u dɔli.He went with a big ram to bribe him.
mbapɔlɔyoung ramKaa Yaw mbapɔlɔ wre gbu.The truck killed Yaw's lamb.
mbayoorosheep skinBroone mbayooro tɛɛ na sni yirɛ tini.White people make sleeping things from the sheep skin.