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siichoopartridgeO yua luu a siichoolo yi li pei.We planted guinea corn and the partridges ate it.
siichookrurusmall birdSiicho kruru tna mu wɛ tindo na.The small partridge is sweeter than the horned bill bird.
siinbuilding/putting upBilɛ pree wa na sukuu nyuŋgo siin.The men are putting up a school building.
siirepregnancyU siire kre we pe nyiɛpɔ knɔ.Her pregnancy has reached about five months.
sijlefirst bornU sijle wre swa ta titi.His first born is very rich.
sikaloshe goatSikalo ni pe prɛ kre woni.The sacrifice is made with a she-goat.
sikapɔlɔyoung goatSikapɔlɔ kaara tna kpa.The meat of a young goat is nice.
sikulɔkapokU sikulɔ le ndra gbɔɔn yoŋgo kre nu.He filled the pillow case with kapok.
simi1oilSimi kre nya.The oil has melted.2wineU simi gbɔ mu to.He has drunk wine and fallen down.
sin1buildPe dɔkita nyuŋgo kre sin chiriri.They built the hospital well.2walk away in angerU krɔ kun, a u sin.He became angry and walked away in anger.3smashPɔ wre kotolo kre sin mu juari.The child smashed and broke the clay pot.
sinaawaspAbena yo sinaa yaa mu wɛ srɛ na.Abena says that the wasp sting is more painful than the bee.
sinchifunbuilderNi pe na nyuŋgo sinchifun titi ŋmba ni nyuŋgo nɔɔ le wi.I did as an expert builder when I laid the foundation.
sindounripe grainOo jaa sindo kuraa prɛ ndrɔ shelee.We can sell the unripe grain for a lot of money.
sinfunbuilderNdo Obaan na wi nyinyi sinfun jle kre.Ndo Obaan was first a mason.
sinihittingKapilɛ pre naa peyɛ sini, a nunu nyambɛ na ka.The billy goats were hitting one another and one got his horn broken.
sinlɛsleep with, a euphemism for having sex
sinyjaaa man taking another man's wifeNa u yo we u sinyjaa wre pe kee sisaa, wa u fooro le.If he says he will commit adultery lacks judgement and destroys himself.
sinyjɔlɔsmall clay pot for cooking soupSinyjɔlɔ chiin na kan nyaanyaa.Soup cooked in this small clay pot does not boil quickly.
siŋgefeather or hairŊglo wre sinyi tia u kpɔɔ finfin.The chicken's feathers make him look big for nothing.
siriwaitPe kro na sɛ fni kalalihaa wa na chlɔ wre siri.They all went and met at the court waiting for the woman.
sisaaevil or badWɔɔ pe yurɔ sisaa.The snake is a bad animal.