Nooni - English


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daa1MMv1connect2arrange3bridge over4fit somethingkeedaadaalɛdaaledaalèdaalɛɛ
daa2bodaaLL.LLLn1/2type of divination to identify missing things or to discover a matter
daadaaLLLLvmonotonous; having a tiresome, uninteresting repetition or lack of varietydaadaadaadaadaadaàdaadaɛdodo
daa kenlɛwteMM LMLvchase; pursue someone very aggressivelydaalɛ kenlɛwtedaale kenlɛwtedaalè kenlɛwtedaalɛɛ kenlɛwte
daa ncumMM LLvfit a piece of leather on a drumdaalɛ ncumdaale ncumdaalè ncumdaalɛɛ ncum
daa ŋgooMMMMv1line up or form a queue2streamkeedaa ŋgoodaalɛ ŋgoodaale ŋgoodaalè ŋgoodaalɛɛ ŋgoo
daayɛHHHv1forget2cancel something out3forgive; excuse for a fault or offensekeedayɛdaayɛdaayidaayìdaayɛɛ
danMv1come in numbers2line up or queue upkeedandanɛdanedanèdanɛɛ
daŋMv1jump over or leap2pounce3come overkeedaŋdaŋedaaŋkedaaŋkèdaŋɛɛlente, lam
daŋdaŋLHv1gallop or move along with an irregular motion2jump up and down3stagger or move unsteadily on one’s feetkeedaŋdaŋedaŋdaŋdaŋdaŋedaŋdaŋèdaŋdaŋɛɛ
daŋedaŋeLLLLideospace something very wellFonca jewyi bilɛŋ daŋedaŋe.Foncha is planting groundnuts and spacing well.
DaŋɛfeyLHHnpBibl.Passover; the Jewish feast celebrating how God delivered the people of Israel from Egypt
daŋ kedweeM LMLvtrespass; invade the property of another without his consentdaŋe kedweedaaŋke kedweedaaŋkè kedweedaŋɛɛ kedwee
defeLHadj1long2tallGomɛ wee wvu defe, ɛ́ wvú ejo fiɛɛ fowe.Find a tall person and he can reach the high thing.
defɛLHdifev1long2tall3highYo yin defɛ lo.This snake is long.defɛdefenedefenèdefenɛɛ
DenLDinnpvillage in Upper Noni
dewkene ɛjisɛLLL MMMid1lustful2covetous3idiomatically "long eyes"Bo dewkene ɛjisɛ fô bokɛne le baay.They are so lusty for women.
dɛɛMMvcook or prepare foodƐ Waante koo mvunyiim mvù to nu yew mvunciim dɛɛ die.And Waante caught all the birds in the house, cooked, and ate them.keedɛɛdɛɛlɛdɛɛledɛɛlèdɛɛlɛɛ
dɛɛnbodɛɛnLL.LLLn1/2rope made from bamboo
dɛɛ ndvuMM LMvdye or change the colour of clothesdɛɛlɛ ndvudɛɛle ndvudɛɛlè ndvudɛɛlɛɛ ndvu
dɛŋ1Mvprepare firewood, bamboo, or sticks in order to tie themkeedɛŋdɛŋɛdɛɛŋkedɛɛŋkèdɛŋɛɛ
dɛŋ2bodɛŋH.LHn1/2ceremonial horsetail with cowries on handle held by the nfon or his subchief
dɛŋedɛŋeLLLLadjnot completely full
di1Massocof or belonging to; associative marker which follows noun class 5 words to show some kind of relationship, association with, or even possession by the following word
di2Massocof or belonging to; associative marker which follows noun class 13 words to show some kind of relationship, association with, or even possession by the following word