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jajan.farm plot on nothing is growing presently (left fallow)
jabuadj.counterfeit
jahavbint.squat, sit on oneʼs toes or heels
jàhàvbtr.enjoy; accept; welcomeYi à lò ŋkàk ŋgàmòk ye nə jaha bohò yi wùriŋ.He went to the dance and his friend welcome him very well.ròŋ, kwaha
jakvbtr.help; show kindness
jàmvbtr.miss the path; wanderSyn.jʉ̀k2jʉ̀k, bisə
jamcùvbint.make a slip of the tongue; mistake
jaməvbtr.lack
jàmŋgaŋjàmŋgaŋn.one who leaves away from people; bushwhacker
jamsəvbtr.toss about as a lesson; ridicule; ostraciseBwìi yàk jamsə yi, vesə wèŋ ye lok ca bəbɛʼ.People ridiculed him, we were therefore the same.
japjapn.game; play; joke
jàrəvbint.get dark, duskYi à yè ŋgò ca lò mʉ ndaʼà, ŋga yàʼ sə jàʼrə kok.He began to run to the house when it was getting dark.
jaʼ1jaʼan.tree that the fruits are used for fortune telling
jaʼ2idiomexpression of regret "had I known"À jaʼ mʉ̀ yà?What prompted me?
jaʼa1vbtr.look at, pay attentionNwì, jàʼa mʉ.God, look at me.
jaʼa2vb.attempt; trytàʼ/tàʼa, mum, hap, lʉ
jaʼrəvbtr.wish good luck; blessYi à sə bwì lòo, ma ye nə jaʼrə yi.As he was going back, his mother wished him good luck.se, jaha
jàʼrəvbint.hop
jɛjɛpDer. ofjɛpadj.dirty; filthy
jɛpjɛpn.dirt, filth; untidiness, messinessDer.jɛjɛpdirty; filthy
jɛpsəvbtr.soil; make dirty or messy
jɛsadj.careless person, waste
jəjaadj.clear; easily seen or understoodrərɛŋ, kwaraŋgaŋ, làaŋ
jəjakjəjakn.tiny frog found around rocks in streams
jəjapjəjapn.summit; highest point of a hill