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lease1n.telima; ‘teng-gbangu ha’kuubu2v.‘bing ‘teng-gbangu telima; di (‘teng-gbangu) ha.
leashn.(yohu; baa)garaa; jora.
leastadj. & n.(contrasted with most) bung’bilii jaa ‘puo bung‘bile.
leathern.gbani; gbangu; pl. gbama.leatheryadj.‘yining/‘woning gbani.
leave2n.(permission to be absent from work)‘liifu; tuntuna peenhibu wagiri 2 (departure) gaabu; ‘yiibu.
leave1v.1bari; bara; bahi; baha; ‘yi gaa2(sch. society; etc ‘sakuuri) ‘yi; ‘yire; baari; baara (D); baahi; baaha3(neglect or fail to take, bring or do something) ‘inni bari; ‘inne bara; ‘yiinhi bahi; tong bahi4(allow or cause to remain in a certain place or condition)bari; bara; bahi; baha; veng; vena.leave it at thatveng bila5(cause to) remain; allow to remaincheri; chera; chehi; cheha (W); kpenli; kpenla; kpeling6leave something (to somebody); leave somebody somethingbari ’ku; bahi ’ku.
leaven1n.bila (D); bura (W)2v.(add to)ing bura; (act like) ‘iri; ‘ihi.
leavingsn.pl. bungchelee; bung zagiri barihi; bungjaanhii.
lecherousadj.tari bobeu; nung senseng; nung yelidega.
lecheryn.senseng yela; jagiyela; degi yela.
lecture1n.‘wulibu yeliyaga2n.(reproof) paangbu3v.lecture on4v.yeli chaari (D); yeli ‘wuli5v.lecture somebody (for) paang; paana nie.lecturern.karima; ‘wuliwulo (D).
ledgen.‘jie bang maali kogi.
ledgern.yaagu ‘libie ‘jielibu ‘buku.
leen.(place giving protection against wind) ‘pigiree; ‘pigihee.
leechn.salindiekpieruu.
leekn.‘gaabu; alibasa ‘irii kanga.
leer11n.fiilibu2v.leer2fiili; fiila; fiina (nie).
leesn.pl. dregs; sediments (of wine) (daang) ‘muno; (of pito): (daang) kuori; ‘pipiree; kpukpuree; (refuse; sediment as at bottom of a drum/pot of water): (kong ‘muno; ‘zuni.
left adj;1n.2adv.(opp. of right) goo; ‘nu-goo; ‘lombo-goorii.left adj; handadj.‘nu-goo (seng).left adj;-handedadj.(of a person) goorii (daana); pl. goba.
legn.gberi; pl. gbee; nangbanga; pl. nangbanni (D); nangbaanhi. be on ones legsahi ‘dendenge.leggedadj.(in compounds): long-legged: gbewegiri; gbeyogiri daana; nangbang yogiri daana. Three leg: gbee ata daana; bung gbee ata (daana).
legacyn.1cheng bung; pl. cheng bunni; buunhu2(fig) nabaali yeli.
legaladj.‘tori; ‘tu ‘begu soring. legal affairs‘begiri yelitarihi.legallyadv.‘begu soring.legalismn.‘begu kperindeng ‘tuubu.
legalityn.sori ‘tuubu; ‘toribu (‘begu soring).
legalizev.leu ‘begu; nyogi leu/maali ‘begu; ‘ku sori ka yeli ira.
legendn.sinluu (D); sinnii; pl. silima.legendaryadj.silima ‘puo bungtiinhuu; yelitiinhuu ang pari.