Nooni - English
moŋkɛŋ LL n 15 peace plant; widely used to show peace; for making boundaries; may be put on any property or food items concerning the palace; sent traditionally to people as convocations
moŋkfun'yɛɛ MMLL 1 pus; a thick yellowish liquid that forms in infected wounds 2 milky liquid from some trees
moŋkoŋɛ MML n 15 eyebrows; the hair covering the bony ridge above the eye; the eyebrows help prevent dirt and moisture from entering the eyes
moŋkum MH n 15 praises; expressions of admiration, honour, respect, acknowledging worth; compliment
moo 1 bomoo HL.LHL baba n 1/2 nfon ’s brother
moo 2 bomoo LL.LLL n 1/2 family or larger kin group
moocɛ LLH 1 often 2 soon 3 wait a while 4 tarry keemoocɛ moocɛ mooci moocì moocɛɛ yekɛ
mooncɛ HHH 1 trample; to step heavily with the feet so as to injure, destroy, or crush 2 flatten mooncɛ moonci mooncì mooncɛɛ
mosɛse LHL mosɛsen pro our; first person plural possessive pronoun, class 15 Man nu moŋkom mosɛsen. These are our ladders.
mowcɛmowcɛ HLHL HLHL 1 adj very little space in between 2 adj closely 3 ideo poorly spaced Kenjee jewyi bilɛŋ mowcɛmowcɛ. Kenjee is planting groundnuts not well spaced.
mowenɛ mobowenɛ MMH.MLMH pro third person plural possessive pronoun, class 15; logophoric pronoun used only in reported speech
mowmow HH v incoherent in speaking mowmow mowmowe mowmowè mowmowɛɛ
moy 1 M v crush keemoy moyɛ moyte moytè moyɛɛ caafiɛ
moy 2 hl v light Wan nu moy moy. The child is going to light the torch. moyɛ moyte moytè moyɛɛ
mu 1 bomu L.Lhl quant any or a certain, noun class 1/2
mu 2 hl.H quant any or a certain, noun class 3
mum M mu, m' 1 then 2 at that time Ɛ fimaŋgaan fidvu mum ka. This story is finished.
Muŋkoŋ LL np dancing juju with xylophone and bells
mutu bomutu HL.LHL English: motor n 1/2 motor vehicle Wvú guute mutu. He drives a moto. ketɛntɛn
muw ml pro your; second person singular possessive pronoun, class 15 Moŋkom man nu monkom muw e? Are these your ladders?
mvu 1 M v shave hair keemvu mvuɛ mvuu mvuù mvuɛ
mvu 2 M assoc of or belonging to; associative marker which follows noun class 12 words to show some kind of relationship, association with, or possession by the following word Ben dioo nu yî kentaashɛ le, ɛ mwɛɛm mvu yew mum no bonɛne fô ben e, fiɛɛ saa bvuu tɛmyi kɛ. When you are in unity, things in the house will be easy for you people, things will not be difficult again.
mvu 3 L.Mhl 1 other; determiner specifying a particular thing, noun class 1 2 some 3 any
mvu- M pfx prefix of class 12 nouns which are always plural