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sumtɛnHHv1cut2block3intercept; to stop a person or thing moving from one place to another before he or it reaches its destination4decide5pass judgementkeesumtɛnsumtɛnsumtenesumtenèsumtenɛɛ
sunMvprepare fibre for weaving workkeesunsunɛsunesunèsunɛɛ
suŋMv1beat2spankMɛ nu ŋke nsuŋ wo!I will beat you!keesuŋsuŋɛsuŋkesuŋkèsuŋɛɛ
suŋ kaaM MLvmake atonement; the rite of cleansing by using a scapegoat on behalf of a family leader who has committed incestkeesuŋ kaasuŋɛ kaasuŋke kaasuŋkè kaasuŋɛɛ kaaman
suŋ ŋguy bô canM H hl mlsuŋ ŋguy ɛ canid1beating fire with hands2sufferƐ́ wvú baa yɛne, ɛ́ wvú esuŋ ŋguy bô can.If he is not careful, he is really going to suffer much.
suseLHvremove cooked food from the potkeesusesusesuusesuusèsusɛɛ
suu1MMvconnect or fabricate by putting items, such as beads or bamboo or even fish together by piercing a cord or stick through themkeesuusuulɛsuulesuulèsulɛɛ
suu2HHv1tie with a rope2tie the umbilical cord at birth3process of jujus tying and dressing with their garments in private4act of preparing a juju garment with feathers, hair, etckeesuusuusuulesuulèsuulɛɛ
suu bvushiwHH MHidfrown; to wrinkle the forehead as in anger or disapprovalYuŋse ɛ suu bvushiw.He frowned.keesuu bvushiwsuu bvushiwsuule bvushiwsuulè bvushiwsuulɛɛ bvushiwsuu fojise, ŋgbway fojise, ŋgbway bvushiw
suu fiteleHH MMLidendure or persevere; lit. "tie or hold heart"suu shem, kuu fitele,
suu fojiseHH LHHidfrown or scowl; to wrinkle the forehead as in anger or disapprovalWan ɛ suu fojise.The child frowned.keesuu fojisesuu fojisesuule fojisesuulè fojisesuulɛɛ fojisesuu bvushiw, ŋgbway fojise, ŋgbway bvushiw
suu shemHH MidpersevereWvú nu ɛ suu shem.He has persevered.keesuu shemkuu shem, yii shem
suusuHHvto be happy or excited about something for only a short while and then lose interestsuususuusuusuusuùsuusuɛ
suu yî ntaan eMM M HH Hidscale; literally "string up on a bamboo splinter"
suw1Mvcontributekeesuwsuwɛsuukesuukèsuwɛɛ
suw2disuwhlEnglish:soapn5/13savon or soap; a cleansing substancesaabvule