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alanfiya1nwell, healthAlanfiya bʋ tɔ? - Hnn alanfiya bʋ tɔ.Are you doing well? - Yes, I am doing well.fullyHealth2adjhealthyƆlɔpʋ mʋ nyɛ alanfiya nbɩnbɩɩ.The sick person is now healthy.Health
alantan ɔlʋpʋnbasket weaverCrafts
aligyima1nconversationCommunication
aligyima2borrowed word from HausanFridayTime
aliigyiinwoman belonging to certain fetishHuman Classification
alɩmankarɩadj1uglyNdaga n wu alɩmankarɩ kɩtobwaayɛ afitiri tɔ.Today I saw an ugly animal in the bush.Qualities2abnormalƆyɩn nɩmʋ gyɛ alɩmankarɩ nyɩmɩsa nɩn ɔ sʋ ababi asiye.This man is an abnormal person, he has 6 fingers.
alooguunwoman belonging to certain fetishHuman Classification
alopilennairplaneTransportation
aluguusinevilAliguis wuya tɔwɛ asɩn danbɩrasa maa ɔ mɛɛ yɛ o buu ɩmʋ. Pinaa yɛ ɔ bʋrɔn. Yɛgɛ alibi ɩ bɔla mʋ tɔ.An evil person will say a good thing but will not follow it. He is pretending to be good. But he is full of evil.Human Classification
amaaborrowed word from HausaconnbutLogic
amalɩmalɛnsweet (unfermented) pito drinkFood Preparation/Consumption
amɔwhichCommunication
amɔɔconnunlessLogic
amunimuningossipCommunication
anprowePronouns
ana1cardnumfourNumeration
ana2proothers (always connected with another person that is mentioned)Abukari ana ba kpe ndɔɔ.Abukari and others are going to the farm.Human Classification
anɛprousPronouns
anɩmʋqwho?Communication
anɩmʋʋdial. var. ofbanɩmʋʋ
aniyaanenduranceFʋ maa waa kusun nɩɩ ii nu fʋ nɩɩ fu san fɩɩ waa mʋ, fʋ sʋ anɩya.When you do work and you are tired and you still continue to work, you are said to have endurance.Values
anɩyɔhn***(riddle response)Communication
ankʋrɔnnbarrelDomestic equipment
ankʋrɛn1drum (container)Social Activities2water tank/barrelDomestic equipment
anpʋgɛɛnyam (type of)PlantFarmingAnimals and Plants