Nooni - English
mvú H 1 they; third person singular pronoun class 12 2 those
mvù L rel pro which; relative pronoun, class 12 Ɛ̀ nu mwɛɛm mvu la mvù ben jemyi? Which of these things are you talking about?
mvubole MHH pro their; third person plural possessive prounoun, class 12
mvubowene MLMH pro theirs; third person plural possessive pronoun, class 12; logophoric pronoun used only in reported speech
mvudien HMM adj describes edibles or things that may be eaten; noun class 12 adjective
mvufemvufe HLHL 1 soft 2 smooth Ye finse nu mvufemvufe. The cat feels soft.
mvukemvuke LLLL mvufemvufe adj soft texture
mvulee HLL mɛlee. mvulii adj smooth; not rough; fuzzy; hairy and soft to the touch
mvun 1 M det these; determiner specifying certain things, noun class 12 Ɛ̀ baancì mwɛɛm mvun. You should be packing these things.
mvun 2 bomvun hl.Lhl mun n 1/2 arrow; a thin straight stick with a point at one end which is shot from a long piece of bent wood (bow), used in hunting
mvunaŋ LL 1 campaign; an organized action in support of a cause or movement, usually of a political nature 2 conspiracy; a secret plan to do something unlawful
Mvunaŋ LL 1 royal family juju 2 name, given to males
mvunciim MHH mvuncilem quant all or the whole; quantifier, noun class 12 Mwɛɛm mvunciim nu ɛ fie yew. Everything in the house burned.
mvunɛn Lhl pro your, second person plural possessive pronoun, class 12
mvunjɛywu LLH np compound of the Mvunjɛy
Mvunjoŋgon MLML np quarter in Nkor
mvunlaa LLL 1 disorder 2 squabbles or quarrels 3 finding fault mvuŋkicɛn
mvun'yaaŋ LLL 1 the start or beginning of a more serious coming issue 2 herald
mvuŋgay LM bvuŋgay 1 power 2 strength 3 authority to command or accomplish things Lɛ kentaashɛ nu mvuŋgay. That unity is power.
mvuŋgishim LHH n 1/2 mumps; a contagious disease affecting the glands at the back of the jaw
mvuŋkaŋ LL n 1/2 gunpowder; an explosive powder introduced into the Noni area
mvuŋkfuse LLH 1 measles; a contagious disease marked by fever and spots on the skin 2 pimples; small inflamed spots on the skin
mvuŋkicɛn LLH 1 arguments 2 disagreements mvunlaa
mvuŋkufem mvuŋkufem MMH MMH bikufɛ bikufɛ adj bony
mvuŋkunsɛn LLH 1 gossip; to talk about other people’s affairs in a manner which is not always truthful and is often spiteful or malicious 2 back biting 3 slander; a false report made maliciously with the intention of damaging a person’s reputation, usu. an oral statement kunsɛn