Vernacular - English
duuri to walk with a bent back Ba ŋmoo ʋ tɩŋa lɛ nɛ ʋ duduuri. They hit him at the waist, now he is walking with a bent back. 188.8.131.52 Walk with difficulty
-duuro cf jenduuro player of (any musical instrument ) chenduuro zither player 184.108.40.206 Musician
dʋa 1 property, wealth, riches, earnings 220.127.116.11 Rich
dʋa 2 to earn, gain by skill or ability, Baluo fɩɛsɛ sɩɩŋ nɛ dɩ ʋ dʋa kɩaa. Baluo is working very hard to get rich. 18.104.22.168 Earn
dʋa wɩɩ to get into trouble Dɩ ŋ nɛ bɩ ŋ sɩaa fɩɛla, ŋ jaŋ dʋa wɩɩ. If you are not careful, you will enter into trouble. 22.214.171.124 Problem
dʋgɛ cf chuori 1 to strain, filter Ʋ dʋgɛ sɛhɛyɛ. He strained the sour water. 5 Daily life 2 to prepare nice food Ʋ dʋgɛ ʋ dɩsɩ la nɛ. She cooked a good soup. dʋgɩsɛ 1 to stagger along (with a heavy load on the head) Baal la dʋgɩsɛ chenfile la kɔ dɩa. The man staggered home with a load of fish. 2 to become foolish Baal la dʋgɩsa nɛ, ʋ bɩ wɩɩ la tʋɔŋ ʋ sɩ hɛ jɩŋ. The man is foolish, he doesn't know what he is about.
dʋgʋgʋgʋ plenty Nɩaa pʋɔla kʋkɔ yɔbɔ lɛ dʋgʋgʋgʋ. The people who gathered in the market were plenty. 126.96.36.199 Many, much dʋna dʋna very dirty Lɩɩla ŋaa dʋna dʋna nɛ. The water is very dirty.
dʋndɔŋ jɩmɩɩ well known enemy, person with bad reputation 188.8.131.52 Enemy
dʋndʋŋa cf kenleŋ alone, only Bile chɛ dʋʋ dʋndʋŋa nɛ didii kɩaa. The child wants to be the only one who eats. 184.108.40.206 Alone
dʋɔrɛ cf dɛ dɛllɛ to take down, remove carefully (very often one object from another), to skim Ʋ dʋɔrɛ nammɩa chaŋ aŋ vɩa kapala. He ate the meat off the top and left the fufu. 220.127.116.11 Take something out of something
dʋʋrɛ to stroll, wander, roam Vaha la mʋ yaŋ dɩ ʋ dʋʋrɛ. The dog has gone into the bush to roam. 18.104.22.168 Wander