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2Mdisdirect or indirect speech marker that typically follows verbs of speaking or knowingƐ ŋgay lɛ kɛ kebefɛ yaa soo fiɛɛ kɛ.And say that evil does not win any thing.
3Mv1give someone a severe beating (snake-beating)2beat or thresh grain; to beat cereal plants in order to remove the grain or seedskeelɛlɛlɛlɛlelɛlelɛlɛɛ
4Mconjthat
lɛ bó taa yɛnM H HH Hdislook! an attention-getting device in a story or conversation
lɛɛ1HHleev1deceive2trick3lie4lead astray5flatterGayɛ lɛ Boma lemtè ntay njefo nshɛ yaa lɛɛle wee kɛ.Tell Boma that she should be working hard because the soil never deceives any one.keelɛɛlɛɛlɛɛlelɛɛlèlɛɛlɛɛ
lɛɛ2MLadj1wet or damp2cold
lɛɛlɛɛbolɛlɛɛMMHH.LMMHHn1/2small horned animal; duiker
lɛɛŋlɛɛŋlɛɛŋLHLHLHideolengthy speechWee ɛ jeme lɛɛŋlɛɛŋlɛɛŋ.The person has spoken at length.
lɛɛse1HHHv1comfort; to make someone feel better2calm downkeelɛɛselɛɛselɛɛseelɛɛseèlɛɛsɛɛnlɛɛse
lɛɛse2HHHvwetten or make wetkeelɛɛselɛɛselɛɛseelɛɛseèlɛɛsɛɛ
lɛɛse fiteleHHH MMLv1comfort2calm downlɛɛse fitelelɛɛsee fitelelɛɛseè fitelelɛɛsɛɛ fitele
lɛɛshɛLLHv1forgive; to excuse for a fault or an offense2exterminate3bring to an endkeelɛɛshɛlɛɛshɛlɛɛshilɛɛshìlɛɛshɛɛnlɛɛshɛ
lɛɛtɛnHHHv1rest2have peaceWvú nu ɛ lɛɛtɛn ɛ yuuyɛn.He has recovered and is brightened.keelɛɛtɛnlɛɛtɛnlɛɛtenelɛɛtenèlɛɛtenɛɛnlɛɛtɛn
lɛkɛHHv1beg; to ask earnestly2plead3ask4discusskeelɛkɛlɛkɛlɛkelɛkèlɛkɛɛbife, kee wo
lɛkɛ jeHH Lvbeg or ask for permissionlɛkɛ jelɛke jelɛkè jelɛkɛɛ je
lɛkɛ njayHH Mvapologize; to say one is sorry for a fault, for causing painlɛkɛ njaylɛke njaylɛkè njaylɛkɛɛ njay
lɛleHHvdrain; to flow or cause water or liquid to flow away graduallykeelɛlelɛlelɛɛyilɛɛyìlɛlɛɛ
lɛm1Hvbend or push grass down without cutting the stemskeelɛmlɛmɛlɛmyilɛmyìlɛmyɛɛnlɛm
lɛm2Hv1wound2injurekeelɛmlɛmɛlɛmtelɛmtèlɛmɛɛ
lɛmeHHv1reward2remunerate someone for work3appreciate or entertain someone or people for their work by giving them food, drink, or savon (soap)lɛmelɛmyilɛmyìlɛmyɛɛ
lɛmlɛmHHvtwisted or not straightBonyii bo kembom e ɛ bom yew yì lɛmlɛm.The builders constructed a house which is not straight.lɛmlɛmlɛmlɛmelɛmlɛmèlɛmlɛmɛɛ
lɛmse1HHv1accidentally or intentionally wound or injure someone2perform surgery or operate on a patientkeelɛmselɛmselɛmseelɛmseèlɛmsɛɛ
lɛmse2LLMv1bevel; the angle that one line or surface makes with another when they are not at right angles2slant; to be at or lie at an anglekeelɛmselɛmselɛmseelɛmseèlɛmsɛɛ
lɛmubolɛmuLM.LLMEnglish:lemonn1/2lemon tree or lemon fruit
lɛn1Mv1move2walk3circulate, such as blood circulating through the human body4travelBó bocii to lɛne ɛkalɛ kemwaaŋ.They were all moving together.keelɛnlɛnɛlɛnelɛnèlɛnɛɛ