-ɛnoun suffix to personify the noun, changes the class membership of the noun to class 1/2
-ɛʼCntx.var.-a-eʼ-e4Infl.var.-ɛ́ʼ1verb suffix indicating imperfective aspect
-ɛ́interrogative clitic suffixed to last word of a question phrasenzɛ́ mwáádɛ́,what woman.Cf.nzɛ́...ɛ́
-ɛ́ʼ2verb suffix occurring in consecutive verb form
-ʼɛ́Cntx.var.-ɛ́-kɛ́-nɛ́verb suffix (has no clearly identifiable meaning)
ɛɛ́pardonɛɛ́, weé chán?What did you say?
-ɛɛ́verb suffix occurring in various verb forms
-ɛɛ́1Var.-ɛ̄ɛ̄question marker, suffixed to the last word of a sentence
-ɛɛ́2topicalizer clitic, reduced form
-ɛ́ɛemphatic verbal clitic, emphasizes the action
-ɛ́ɛ́verb suffix occurring in imperfective negative verbs
ɛ̂hɛ́ɛ́noÊhɛ́ɛ́, mêekaá.No, I will not go.
-ɛlverb stem suffix (extension)
-ɛnCntx.var.-ninstrumental, reciprocal, comitative verb stem suffix (extension)