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beakern.1kolibaa kanga2‘bonsuo.
beam2v.(a’wo ngminaa) chaang; (fig)muriha laara ning ‘pu-peli.
beam1n.1wega (‘deu pie)2(of a ship) (breath of beam) ‘gbori yalingu taabu. To be on her beam ends; (‘gbori) ‘chenening ‘lombo-chelii ‘le ka u ‘wulihi ‘chigi. Be on one’s beam ends(nie) ‘di u ‘libie jaa baahi3(of light) chaanii; (fig) nie ‘puo jaa peli; muriha laari.
beann.bem’biri; beansbem’bie/benga.
bear2v.1‘tuo; tari; die (yela) To bear oneselfbang minga taribu.He could bear it no longeru ba la wa tuong taraa (yela, ‘tuobu)2(traces) tari, ‘yi jeng.Her face bore traces of tearsningtang boo nang jengye u ‘nimbosogong3tari; bang (nie) ning (yeli iibu/’yuori); bear a good charactertari ‘jogi-sung4(a) bear oneselfdi ‘berihung kanga ‘ku minga.He bears himself like a soldier‘sojehi ‘beree ni ung tari (b) ‘wuli ‘jogi-sung; bang minga taribu5bear (against/towards) tari (ning) tiehi beu; di yeli (beu) ing ‘sikiring). bear a grudge against somebodytari nie ning goma/jauri6tihi, ‘wuli (anan’so), ‘di ‘sieree. Actions that bear witness to his courageyela ang ‘wulo/’dire ‘sieree ka u tariye ‘sikiri (kpiengaa).Will you bear witness for me?I na ‘diye ‘sieree ‘kumo/’diye n daansie?7(support, sustain)‘tuo; tuong tari kpiengaa.This beam can’t bear the weight of the roofa wega nga kung tuong tari a pie ahining kpiengaa.To bear the responsibility‘tuo a ‘yobeu8give birth to: dogi.To bear a childdogi ‘bie.She’s borne six sonsU dogiye ‘bi-daba bayuobi9bear to, (direction) (leu) di. bear (to the) right(leu) di (‘nu)‘duri10bear fruits: ngmang; tari ngmama. bear down: tuong: bear down the enemy: tuong a doma. be borne in on/upon somebody: (a’wo nie) ka u banna yeli ‘nimbiri. bear on/upon: (yeli ang) na bang lang ning u to, tari tona ‘ku. bear hard, heavily, severely on/up: tari tuora, ‘kuro wahala, i dogihibu ‘ku. bear (sth/somebody) out: peli yeli ‘nimbiri; yeli die (nie) bahi. bear up (agst something): ‘diu ‘sikiri; ‘dire/tari ‘kanyiri ‘ku nie; maa minga ‘ku nie.
bear1n.‘dung-karaa kanga la a mang ‘woning peri’ko che mang tuong ‘cheng ning u gbee a’yi.
bearableadj.(yeli) ang ‘bi diebu/taribu.
beardn.tieni.beardedadj.ang tari/’buli tieni.beardlessadj.ang ba tari tieni.
bearern.1‘duohi-inna; tungtuna2(carry something) (a) ‘tuotuoro (b) have in possession) taara; daana3(of a tree) (with adj.) da ngmanaa, nyieraa; dogira). A good bearerang ngmang/nyiera; dogira yaga/sung.
bearingn.1(nie) yeli-irihi ‘beree/ ‘berihung; ‘jogo; ‘woree2‘yi-taa; (taa) pielibu3(of a machine) bearings‘boorisi ‘bie4(of a tree, etc) (dau, ninsaalaa bii ‘dungo) ngmambu; dogibu; nyiebu;child bearing1‘biihi dogibu.
beastn.1‘dungo (gbee-anaahi)2(farming) ‘dung-kuoraa; (bullock)nakuoraa; ‘dung-jonnaa (riding)3(person) ningbeu; ‘ningbikuonii daana4‘jogi-beu daana.
beastlyadj.1ang i beu ti ‘gaali, jaga, laanii, degiri yaga2ang tari ‘dungo ‘jogo.
beat2v.1ngmi; va; fiebi; to; kpaahi; (a) to beat at the door: kpaahi/ngmi dinuori. to beat a drum: ngmi gangau; to beat a retreat: ngmi (‘tumpaani/bung ngmiraa) leuhi (niba). To beat about the bush: yeli yela bori (b) (of bird) to beat its wings: va(ara) kpankpama2(a) To beat the enemytuong a doma. (fig)That beats me(yeli) u gaamang/N kung tuong bila(b) To beat the recordi yeli paahi/gaa bila ni nie ang daang ta ka u to jaa ba tuonuu.beat something down‘sigihi, ngmaa (bung daa) bahi.beat somebody. downveng/bariki ka nie ‘sigihi/ngmaa bung daa bahiThe sun beats down upon our headsa ngminaa tuoraye ti ‘juring.beat something out(like fire) (bung ang nyogi ‘buung) va ku/’kpiinhi.beat off enemy(ngmi) leuhi doma.
beat1n.1dangini; ‘kuori; ngmiibu. The beat of a drum: gangau ‘kuori, dangini, ngmiibu. Heart beats: ‘sikiri/pelinga teubu2(music) bungngmirihi; ‘yieme ‘kuori ang ‘yire/’lere bila3(route) poli; ‘tujie; (nie) so’tuuruu.
beatenadj.1(bung bang) ngmi (che) maali2(a) (of path) kpagili (b) (of a floor) (‘tenge) ang pang/ngmi kpagili. beaten tracksori bang pang.
beatern.1bung ngmidau2nie ang kara ‘duunhi moong ka a ‘yi ka ba ku.
beatingn.1(of heart) (‘sikiri) teubu2(a) fiebuu, ngmiibu (b) tuombu.
beatituden.‘pu-peli kpong; ‘maakoo maalibu. The Beatitudes: ‘Yesu ‘Kristo Tanga ‘ju ‘wulibu, (‘Matiu 5:3-11).
beaun.1daunyaangaa ang nung polibu a kaara u bungyerihi ‘jieng yaga2dau ang maaling tari pogiba yelang ti ‘gaali3(pogisaraa) seni (pogisaraa ‘bi-polinunginaa).
beautifuladj.(ang) viela. A beautiful face: ’nimbisogo-vielaa. beautiful voice/music: koko/’yieng-noo.beautifullyadv.aning vielung; sung jaa.
beautifyv.maali (minga) viela; boo (minga) viela.
beautyn.vielung; (bung/yeli) sung; bung/’yienii) noo.
beavern.‘dungo kanga ang mang tuong bigi kuong che di daari ning bebegiti me u ‘deu kuong ‘puong.
becalmv.To be becalmed(a’wo ‘gbori-kpong to) ahi, sesekpiengaa ang ba daara ‘jung.
becauseconj.1‘bojung2because conj. of somethingbung/yeli kanga ’jung.I can’t come because conj. I have a headacheN kung tuong wa, ‘bojung n ‘ju bierang.