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quailjɩmpɩrɩwɩɩnquail1.6.1.2Bird
quantityyuŋuŋ 3nquantity
quarrelsɩɩtɔɔrɩ wɩɩŋnquarrel4.8.2Fight
quarrel amongst brethren or friendsgʋraa yuo dɔŋɔv phrto quarrel amongst brethren or friends
quarrel/syuosuŋnfight/s, quarrel/s4.8.2Fight
quarrelsome personniijɩgɛ tɩɩnanquarrelsome person, trouble maker, provocator2Person
quarterjachigiŋnquarter, section of a town, compound clan
quenchdɩsɛ 1vto quenchŊaa lɩɩŋ mʋ dɩsɛ nyiniŋ.Fetch water and quench the fire.5.5Fire
questionwʋpɩɛsɩŋnquestion9.2.3.4Question words
queuefoliinqueue, line8.3.1.2Line
quicklytɛtɛadv.quickly, frequently, oftenƲʋ mʋ ʋ nandɔŋɔ dɩa tɛtɛ nɛ.He often goes to his friend's house.lɩmaadv.quickly, punctuallyMʋ lɩma lɩma.Go quickly.Kɔ tɩntɩŋŋaa lɩma.Come to work punctually.lagɩ lagɩadv.quickly, fastPɛrɛ lagɩ lagɩ!Hoe fast, speed up!
quickly and quietly (form of lir-lir)lʋrr lʋrradv.surreptitiously, quickly and quietly (form of lir-lir)Geliŋ ka vɛŋ lʋrr lʋrr nɛ.The cat moved quietly.
quiet-sɔmrtquietnɩsɔma quiet person4.3Behaviorpɛmɛɛadv.calm, quiet, relaxedƲ pɩna nɛ pɛmɛɛ.He slept quietly.sɔmadv. peacefully, quietlyHɔŋ sɔm!Sit quietly!4.3Behaviorchɩm chɩmadj/advquietly, gentlyƲ hɔŋ chɩm nɛ.He sat quietly.9.2.1Adjectivestɔrɛ 1vto be quiet, shut upTɔrɛ ŋ niiŋ.Be quiet.4.3BehaviorsurumadjquietBɛɛ nɛ tɩɩ lee la kala ŋaa surum ŋɩɩ?Why is the whole place so quiet?kurumadv.quietlyBaal la tɔrɛ ʋ niiŋ nɛ kurum.The man is very quiet.dɔdɔadv.quietly, slowlyƲʋ vɛŋ dɔdɔ nɛ.He is walking slowly.7.2.1.2.1Move slowly
quietlychɩm chɩmadj/advquietly, gentlyƲ hɔŋ chɩm nɛ.He sat quietly.9.2.1Adjectiveskurumadv.quietlyBaal la tɔrɛ ʋ niiŋ nɛ kurum.The man is very quiet.