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low2Mv1blossom; to yield flowers2open up widekeelowlowɛlookelookèlowɛɛffusenlow; nlow
lowcɛHHv1soothe someone, or make them feel better, especially a child, wife, husband, etc2placate; to cause somebody to stop feeling angry3appease; to make someone feel better by making some concessionskeelowcɛlowcɛlowcilowcìlowcɛɛ
lowjɛbolowjɛLM M M HFulfulden1/2sickle; a knife or implement for cutting grain or grass by handfinyo fi yun e
lowseLHvturn inside outkeelowselowselowseelowseèlowsɛɛ
lowsɛn njemeHH LLv1unwittingly implicate yourself or incriminate yourself (show that you are guilty of something) by your own words2confirmkeelowsɛnlowsɛn njemelowsene njemelowsenè njemelowsɛnɛɛ njeme
lowyɛ ɛjiseLH MMMid1bully someone; uses one’s strength or power to hurt or frighten others into doing what you want2covet somethingWan lowyɛ ɛjise mwɛɛm e.The child is greedy.
lowyɛ ɛjisɛLH MMMv1look covetously2bully; to use one’s strength or power to hurt, intimidate, or frighten others into doing what one wantsWan lowyɛ ɛjisɛ mwɛɛm e.The child always is wanting things.lowyɛ ɛjisɛlowyi ɛjisɛlowyì ɛjisɛlowyɛɛ ɛjisɛbvuushɛ ɛjisɛ
loyMv1remove something from some place2extract seeds or beans from melons or podskeeloyloyɛloytelowtèloyɛɛ
lu1Mv1weave2plait hair, string, or grasseskeeluluɛluuluùluɛɛ
lu2Hvstop; bring to an end or closekeelululuuluùluɛ
lucɛLHv1pain; cause to feel strong discomfort in the mind or body2hurtWee ɛ́ ge fiɛɛ fí lucɛ wo le, ɛ wo gɛn gay lɛ, "Waabwɛɛm, fiɛɛ fì wo be ge fin, fí baa joŋ kɛ."If someone does something which pains you, go and tell him, "My brother, this thing which you made is not good."lucɛlucilucìlucɛɛnlucɛ
lulɛbolulɛMHn7/8growth on the body that has come naturally or has been made by a wound or accident; has potential to be cancerous
lum1Hv1pain2labour before birthkeelumlumɛlumtelumtèlumɛɛ
lum2bolumhl.LhlEnglishn1/2room
lum3Mvstrugglekeelumlumɛlumtelumtèlumɛɛkatɛn, taw, kfuuntɛn
lum4Mvexpensive; costing very muchkeelumlumɛlumtelumtèlumɛɛ
LumbolumL.LLnp1/2night juju considered to be very bad because of its evil powers and connection to the evil spiritual world
lum bee seenLHLHMlumbeeadjthis time last year
lume1HHveat fufu without soupkeelumelumelumyilumyìlumyɛɛ
lume2MHnlumnvchild birth labour; from lum
lumse1bolumseMhl.LMhllomsen1/2brother of someone
lumse2LHnvraise the stakes or increase the importance of something; perhaps from lumlumselumseelumseèlumsɛɛ
lumse bwɛɛmbolumse bwɛɛmMhl ML.LMhl MLbwɛɛm wvù diemsɛnn1/2uncle on mother’s side
lum too seenL HH HMidthis time next year
lunMv1old or aged2surviveFintua fì Bobane be ta nu ɛ lun wase ɛ no maa keebii.The weaver bird that Bobane shot was already too old and could not fly.keelunlunɛlunelunèlunɛɛ