Browse Tampulma – English
Tampulma - English
gaabu-saNounonionKurchusa wara daŋni gaabu bar nyɛni.Pigs do not like a place where onions are growing.
gaabu hulihulɛNoundried onionGaabu hulɛ nyɛn dɛ ni.There are dried onion leaves in the room.
gaabu sɔn-aNounfresh onionDɛu gaabu sɔna a nyɛ min.Find some fresh onion leaves for me.
gaafaraNounsorry, excuse me -Ya baal wa gaafara.Say sorry to the man.
gaasa-saNounhyenaGaasa nyɛn kɔha ni.There is a leopard in the bush.
gaasiVerbto signal with one’s hand -Basig gaasi ninu a yir be ti.Basig signalled with his hand and called the child.
gaatere-saNounaxeLa mali a yau gaatere a nyɛ min.Get some money and buy me an axe.
gakimsaadj.uselessO ya nibin gakimnɛ.He is a useless person.
gakuNouncooked bean flour ballsAtika niina ya gakurɛ.Atika’s mothere prepared cooked bean flour balls.
galagalsaNoun(type of) fishGalsa nyɛn pol ti ni.There are ‘galsa’ fish in the river.
galɛŋaNounmadnessBaal tii zu galɛŋwa.The man is mad.
galɛŋzuur-saNounmad personNaa nyuhaa vɛɛ tumi warɛ baa yir galɛŋzuur.A mad person is one who is not normal.
galimsaNounguilt, blameBaal waa na o titi galimsa.The man could not see his own guilt.
ganɛgansaNounleatherMuu daŋni ganɛ natausisiwa.I want some leather shoes.
ganiganɛNounliving placeLeeni gani nɛɛ i nyɛn?Where are you living?
gantɛlbaanhok-aNounbackboneMu gantɛlbaanhok laa wi.My backbone is hurting me.
gantɛllɔhaNoungossipMu niinbisa, gantɛllɔha wa wer.My brothers, gossip is not a good thing.
gar1gataNounclothHamsa yau gar falirɛ.Hamsa has bought some new cloth.
gar2-aNounwoven grassVɔu gar ya pil dɛ ti ni.Tie the grass so that we can roof the room.
gar teŋsiNouncloth cuttingAtika zim gar teŋsi kinkannɛ.Atika knows how to cut cloth very well.
gar vɔwiNoungrass tying (before roofing)Basig kanɛ aa vɔu gar damtil ni.Basig is sitting in front of his house tying grass.
garche--saNounanimal enclosureMa la baŋsi garche ti.Go and mend the animal kraal.
garchesa tiinaNounowner of cattle pensBanuha nyana ya garchesa.Banuha’s father has many cattle pens.
garigagarigisaNoun(type of) gourdYa nii a du gariga ti ni.Put water in the gourd.
gariga bugilbuglaNoungourd treeGariga bugil chiŋɛ Mosis damtil ni.There is a gourd tree in front of Moses house.