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jajanfarm plot on nothing is growing presently (left fallow)
jabuadjcounterfeit
jahavbintsquat, sit on oneʼs toes or heels
jàhàvbtrenjoy; 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
jakvbtrhelp; show kindness
jàmvbtrmiss the path; wanderSyn.jʉ̀k2jʉ̀k, bisə
jamcùvbintmake a slip of the tongue; mistake
jaməvbtrlack
jàmŋgaŋjàmŋgaŋnone who leaves away from people; bushwhacker
jamsəvbtrtoss about as a lesson; ridicule; ostraciseBwìi yàk jamsə yi, vesə wèŋ ye lok ca bəbɛʼ.People ridiculed him, we were therefore the same.
japjapngame; play; joke
jàrəvbintget 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.
jaʼ1jaʼantree that the fruits are used for fortune telling
jaʼ2idiomexpression of regret "had I known"À jaʼ mʉ̀ yà?What prompted me?
jaʼa1vbtrlook at, pay attentionNwì, jàʼa mʉ.God, look at me.
jaʼa2vbattempt; trytàʼ/tàʼa, mum, hap, lʉ
jaʼrəvbtrwish 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 (***)
jàʼrəvbinthop
jɛjɛpDer. ofjɛpadjdirty; filthy
jɛpjɛpndirt, filth; untidiness, messinessDer.jɛjɛpdirty; filthy
jɛpsəvbtrsoil; make dirty or messy
jɛsadjcareless person, waste
jəjaadjclear; easily seen or understoodrərɛŋ, kwaraŋgaŋ, làaŋ
jəjakjəjakntiny frog found around rocks in streams
jəjapjəjapnsummit; highest point of a hill