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san2Mv1split2butcher; cut meatkeesansanesan'yisan'yìsan'yɛnsan
san3Mvsprout; to begin to grow or appear or cause to spring up as a growthkeesansanɛsancisancìsanɛɛ
san ɛtalɛHv1loud sound of lament and beating one’s open mouth with one’s palm of the hand2raise an alarmkeesansanɛsanesanèsanɛɛ
san kpwenM Mvsplit firewoodsane kpwensan'yi kwpensan'yì kpwensan'yɛ kpwen
saŋ1Mv1send away in all directions2scare into a stampedesaŋɛsaŋsesaŋsèsaŋɛɛ
saŋ2Hv1write; to form letters, symbols, or characters on a surface with an implement such as a pen or pencil2drawNo cuwee to kee lɛ, kɛ kpwoon wvun yaa kee ŋwaʼ kɛ, ɛ wvú mum saŋ bigew ɛ bí duu fesɛn wvu lɛ bí ke dioo ɛ to ɛ wen ecoŋ kebɛse.Since the young man knew that the woman was illiterate, he decided to increase the amount of money demanded by the woman because he wanted to steal it.keesaŋsaŋɛsaaŋkesaaŋkèsaŋɛɛnsaŋ
saŋ3Hvthatchkeesaŋsaŋɛsaaŋkesaaŋkèsaŋɛɛ
saŋ4Hv1spread out in order to air or dry2publicly disclose private affairskeesaŋsaŋɛsaaŋkesaaŋkèsaŋɛɛyɛy
saŋ yeH Mcɛw yev1scarify or cut the skin for beauty2mark deliberatelysaŋɛ yesaaŋke yesaaŋkè yesaŋɛɛ ye
sasadisasaHHEnglish:scissorskefasen5/13scissors; a cutting implement of two blades joined by a pin that allows the cutting edges to be opened and closed
sase1LHvtransplant; to remove a plant from one place and plant it in another placesasesaasesaasèsasɛɛ
sase2HHvfeel painssasesaasesaasèsasɛɛnsase
SatanHLEnglish:Satannpthe devil or adversary of menwee mvunaŋ
saw1Hv1reign or rule2governkeesawsawɛsaakesaakèsawɛɛsaake
saw2Hv1judge or give a judgment on a case2blame3criticise4rebuke5questionkeesawsawɛsaakesaakèsawɛɛnsaw
saw3Hvannounce something at market or at a death celebrationkeesawsawɛsaakesaakèsawɛɛ
saw4disawml.Mmln5/13cloth mask or face cover
saw5disawhl.MhlEnglish:sharp or sawn5/13file; a metal tool with a rough edge, used for smoothing or shaping hard surfaces such as the blade of a cutlass or knifefene
sâwMv1destroy2demolishkeesawsâwɛsâakesâakèsawɛɛfiwfsɛ, bvuw, kesɛ
saʼ woŋid1government2public order
sayHvthorough washingkeesaysayesaytesaytèsayɛɛ
seHce; ciauxpast tense marker indicating yesterday, and when referring to the previous week it is actually focusing on yesterdayƐ̀ nu lɛ kpwee wvù se buyɛɛ wɛ.It is that moon which came out.
seeHHv1tell2confessƐ Kenjonciɛ bee lɛ, "Woy" wase ɛkfuŋ laa kɛ wen be ɛ see lɛ.Kenjonciɛ cried out, "Oh!" and from outside said it was just as he had warned them.keeseeseeseŋeseŋèseŋɛɛgay, jeme, cukɛ fitele
see yeHH Mvloud-mouthedsee yeseŋe yeseŋè yeseŋɛɛ ye
sekeHLadvwhen; a time word meaning the time something takes place