Akoose–English Dictionary


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benan bé káa/nyagn2cow herders
bengɔtɛɛn2stilts
béniinnumfour (for nouns of class 2)bǎn béniin,four children.
běnpɛnemph.demthey only, they alone
benzɛ́bádɛ́n2whoever
bésadadjsmall (for nouns of class 2)Cf. -sad
béʼsóadjfirst (for nouns of classes 2, 8, 14 and 19)Cf. -ʼsó
bésyə̄lSpell.var.bésyə̄ə̄ladjall (for nouns of class 2)Cf. -syə̌l
bétáannumfive (for nouns of class 2)
bétə́ŋnum.qhow many? (for nouns of class 2)Cf. -tə́ŋ
betitɛ́ɛ bé eʼbɔɔ́bn2forefathers of old
betunɛ́n21sufferingBetunɛ́ bédé kân ne kân.There are different kinds of suffering.2painCf.metuné
bɛ-pfxnoun prefix for class 2 (be- combined with singular prefix a-)
bɛ̌dDial.var.ofbɛɛ́d
bɛdébɛde ?nebonyDiospyros pseudomespilus
bɛhwɛ̌n2kind of ant
bɛnbɛnadv.lnearBédé bɛnbɛn ne edíb.They are near the water.