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lam3Mngreen, slimy substance which grows in stagnant water
lamkabolamkaLM.LLMn1/2grey snake
lamseMHv1be delirious2speak unconsciously3ramble or speak in a confused wayWvú lamsee lo.He is delirious.lamselamseelamseèlamsɛɛ
lan1Mvcreep; to move slowly and stealthily, especially with the body close to the groundkeelanlanɛlanelanèlanɛɛ
lan2Mvchannel liquid so that it will flow, especially wine to a container or calabash; irrigate with waterkeelanlanɛlanelanèlanɛɛ
lanseLHvirrigate or channel water, such as rain water channelled from a zinc roof into a container; from lan
laŋ1Mv1throw2impart or give toNyoʼ elaŋ kembonen yî ye le.God bless you.3forbid4neglect by throwing away responsibility5discard or abandon something as worthlesskeelaŋlaŋɛlaaŋkelaaŋkèlaŋɛɛ
laŋ2dilaŋH.MHn5/131large wooden carving of animals or other figures2statue3idolkebanbo, fimooso
LaŋeLMnpname of a dancing juju who may belong to a royal family in some villages
laŋ fwesedilaŋ fweseL HH.ML HHn5/13frame or upper part of the door
laŋ jiseM MHid1glance at briefly2peruse or scan through a book quicklyƐ cooŋ dioo fele laŋ jise yɛn kpwow wvudvu le, mum coŋ.A thief came along, saw the basket, and stole it.laŋɛ jiselaaŋke jiselaaŋkè jiselaŋɛɛ jise
laŋ joo yî dvu leM LL M H Hid1put water on something2solve or calm a situation3reconcile
laŋ kedɛŋM LLv1be carefree2sit in a place unworried or untroubledlaŋɛ kedɛnlaaŋke kedɛŋlaaŋkè kedɛŋlaŋɛɛ kedɛŋlaŋ ye
laŋ kenfieM LMHvgive aid, support, solidarity to a fire disaster victim for a burnt house or propertykeelaŋ kenfielaŋɛ kenfielaaŋke kenfielaaŋkè kenfielaŋɛɛ kenfie
laŋlaŋ1HHv1rejoice or be glad2be gratefulkeelaŋlaŋlaŋlaŋlaŋlaŋelaŋlaŋèlaŋlaŋɛɛnlaŋlaŋ
laŋlaŋ2LHveyes full of tears about to crylaŋlaŋlaŋlaŋelaŋlaŋèlaŋlaŋɛɛ
laŋ lemmeM MLidleave work undone, unfinished or incomplete
laŋ ŋgɛɛmeM HHHv1look sorrowful2plead sorrowfully3speak sorrowfullylaŋɛ ŋgɛɛmelaaŋke ŋgɛɛmelaaŋkè ŋgɛɛmelaŋɛɛ ŋgɛɛme
laŋ ŋwaʼM Lvvote; to formally express and register an opinion on a public issue by submitting a written ballotlaŋɛ ŋwaʼlaaŋke ŋwaʼlaaŋkè ŋwaʼlaŋɛɛ ŋwaʼ
laŋ shileM HLvpay taxlaŋ taw
laŋ tawM hlvpay taxlaŋɛ tawlaaŋke tawlaaŋkè tawlaŋɛɛ tawlaŋ shile
laŋ wɛmM Mtffume wɛmvcrossing the hands in any way on the body as a sign or action symbolic of sorrow or grieflaŋɛ wɛmlaaŋke wɛmlaaŋkè wɛmlaŋɛɛ wɛm
laŋ yeM Mvto be carefree, unworried, without anxietyWvú nu ɛ laŋ ye yew ghane le.He has relaxed in the home he went to visit.laŋɛ yelaaŋke yelaaŋkè yelaŋɛɛ yelaŋ kedɛŋ
lase1LMvlose somethingkeelaselaselaaselaasèlasɛɛ
lase2LHvwipe up something with a finger to lick itkeelaselaselaaselaasèlasɛɛ