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rabbitchuomo/chuoŋnTogo hare, rabbit1.6.1.1Mammal
radiowalɛsɩn(Eng.) wireless, radio, tape recorder3.5.9.6Communication devices
raggɛrɩkɔsʋŋnold cloth, rag, scanty cloth
rainnɩ̀ɩ 3vto rainDuonuŋ nɩa.It rained.
rain -duonuŋnrain1.1.3.3Rain
rain;3vto rainDuonuŋ tɔ nɛ jɩnɩŋ.It is raining heavily today.1.1.3.3Rain
rainbowduonsɩanrainbow1.1.3.3Rain
rain-medicineduonluruŋnrain-medicine, medicine applied to sb. who has been struck by thunder.1.1.3.3Rain
rainy seasonyibiiniŋnrainy season8.4.1.5Season
raisejevto raise, lift upKɛŋ nɩsɩŋ je.Raise your hand.chʋ́ʋlɛ́ 1vto raise up, put into upright positionDaa la tele nɛ ba chʋʋlɛ.The stick had fallen and they raised it up.Ʋ kɛnʋ kaa chʋʋla kɩɩ.He put him into a sitting position.7.1.1Stand
raised platformkoruŋnchief's dais, raised platform
Ramadan festivalNiipuruŋnRamadan festival4.9.5.4Religious ceremony
rapelorigi 2vrapeƲ kɛŋ tolibie la lorigi nɛ. He raped the girl.
rarenyàavto be scarce, rareSikiri nyaa Tumu lɛ nɛ.Sugar is scarce in Tumu.
rashwaafɩaŋnrash2.5Health
rash (diseasewaapʋʋŋnrash (disease)2.5Health2.5.2Disease
rash,waafɩaŋnrash2.5Health
ratsonyuŋnrat1.6.1.1.4Rodent
rattlechɩnchɩganrattle, tambourine4.2.3.5Musical instrument
raw-huoŋ-adjraw food, uncooked food, unripe fruitnammɩɩhuoŋraw meat
razornyufʋnansmall knife, razor
reachyi 1vto reach, arriveMa yi Tumu nɛɛ?Have you arrived in Tumu?cheŋvto meet sb/sth, to catchKʋ chemmi yɔbɔ lɛ.Come and meet me at the market.Cheme kɛŋ bɔɔl la.Catch the ball.4.2.1.5Meeting, assembly
readkarɩmɛ 1vto readKarɩmɛ buku la mɩ na ŋ jɩŋ karɩmɩŋ nɛɛ.Read the book so that I can see whether you can read.
readysiriadjready, preparedƲ ŋaa siri nɛ dʋʋ chɛ tɩntɩŋŋaa.He is available for employment.bɩɩ 2vto be cooked enoughMiiriŋ ha bɩ bɩa.The rice is not cooked enough yet.
reallysɛnɛmod vreally, trulyƲ sɛnɛ sʋʋ nɛ.He really died.kpʋlɩɩn sxreallybaduokpʋlɩɩa really strong man