Browse Tampulma – English
Tampulma - English
mayou (plural)Leenee maa la?Where are you going? maafa bibɛbulletLa maafi bɛ nɔ a la gba kɔha zinan.Take these bullets and go hunting in the bush today. maana-sa(senior) brotherBasig maana ya Tɔmi.Tommy is Basig’s senior brother. maasamaasisamillet cakeLa yau maasisa wa nyɛ min.Go and buy me some millet cakes. mag dɔŋato be equalBisa taa ziŋziŋ mag dɔŋwa.The height of the two children is the same. magaallAmaga laata i pa chen.You did not collect it all. magsito measureMagsi mu dɛɛ ti zachik zinan.Measure the foundation of my room today. Maka laalipilgrimage to MeccaMaka laali saha ha wa tel.It is not yet time for the pilgrimage to Mecca. makaranta-saIslamic schoolMakaranta sukuu wato barnɔ.There is no Islamic school here. malɛ diili niviisiniviiseauditorAtika baal ya malɛ diili niviisire.Atika’s husband is an auditor. malɛ guricounting moneyBaal ti wa zim malɛ guri.The man doesn’t know how to count money. malɛ vɛ kpokilow costBasig nyɛn dama naa malɛ vɛ kpoki.Basig lives in a low cost house. mali bar dawidawɛbankAtika baal ya mali bar dawi tumtumnɛ.Atika’s husband works at a bank. mali pɛŋi(borrowing) moneyMali pɛŋi kinkan wa wer.Borrowing too much money is not a good idea. mampil-aroofDɛ ti mampil tii lulu.The roof of the room is leaking. mampil falifalɛ(new) roofMampil fali ya dɛ ti.The room is newly roofed. mampil kɔharoofing grassBaal ti dɛu mampil kɔharɛ.The man is looking for roofing grass. MampirikamampiriksaMamprusi personBaal ti wa ya Mampirika.The man is not a Mamprusi person. man-avaginaNihaan ti ŋɔ di o man wa kpak alaafɛɛ.The woman has a vaginal infection. manchere-sablacksmithManchere nyɛn ya dama ni.There is a blacksmith living in our house. mango-samangoMango bugla nyɛn Daboya ni kinkannɛ.There are many mango trees in Daboya. mango hoo-ta(fresh) mangoMango hoota tɛ bugil ti ni.There are fresh mangoes on the tree. mango sɛɛm-a(ripe) mangoMango sɛɛma tɛ mango bugil ti daha.There are ripe mangoes on top of the tree. maniika-sacorn millDaase yau maniikarɛ.Daase has bought a corn mill. maniika bunkol-acornmill stoneBaŋ maniika bunkol.Fix the stone for the cornmill to rest on.