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ta1prtonlyLa ta yɩrɛ ŋ yɩrɩŋ nɛ.We only mentioned your name (we did not call you).
ta2cfleŋv1to cut, chop, hackKɛŋ haŋgbel la mʋ ta.Go and chop the bone.2to dismiss, releaseBa ta dansarɩka nɛ.They released the prisoner.3to throw awayKɛŋ nʋsʋrʋla mʋ ta.Throw the rubbish away.4to reapƲ ta mɩaa.He harvested millet.
ta chɔlcftii paaidiomto run very fastBa kiri baal la ʋ ta chɔl.They chased the man and he ran very fast.
ta jɩaidiomto feel free, to be at easeTa jɩa wɩɩ la lɛ.Feel free about the matter.
ta lɩɩŋidiom1pour libationMá mʋ ta lɩɩŋ pɩ naabalɩmaba.Go and pour libation to the ancesters.2to urinateMɩɩ chɛ mɩ ta lɩɩŋ nɛ.I want to urinate.
ta niiŋidiomto make a vowBaga ta niiŋ nɛ fuoŋ lɛ.Baga made a vow to the river god.
ta yɩɩlɩŋidiomto introduce songBʋa nakala dɩ la nɩɩ gʋa Fuowie nɛ yie ta yɩɩlɩŋ.Any time we are dancing it is Fuowie that introduce the song.
taav1to sharpen (a knife)Ʋ taa ʋ sɩa.He sharpened his knife.2to smearƲ ŋaa nʋʋŋ taa ʋ naawɩɩlɩŋ.She smeared oil on her sore.
taabɩŋna kind of tree
taagɛvto grow old, weakBaal la taaga nɛ lɛɛlɛ.The man is now weak.
-taalacftalala-adjsfxflat, levelTinteetaala.flat land.
taalɩcfleefin.sg.(Hs.) fault
taalɩŋncloud
taarɛvto plaster, smearƲ joŋ tɩarɩŋ taara tɔ bʋa.He plastered the hole into the wall.
taarɛ mʋraidiomto be worse, to become worseFuo bɩ wɩɩkala jɩŋ, Beniŋ wɩɩŋ taarɛ mʋra.Fuo doesn't know anything, and Benin is worse.
taasanwide metal bowl
taasɛvto joinJoŋ ŋmɛsɩŋ balɩa a taasɛ dɔŋɔ lɛ.Take the two ropes and join them.
taasɩgbaŋanmetalic bowl
taasɩgbaŋ-balɩŋnbasin
taatɩɩŋcfdɩatolonmouse
taawɛɩcfyuosuŋnfight, tumult
tabalɩŋn big town, city
tabarɩkalaexclamation(Hs) well done
tabienvillage
tabɩɩŋnstone