Akoose–English Dictionary


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eʼchɛ2mechɛn14/6fish trap
echɛd1eʼchɛdn.mod7/81small2prematureEchɛd é mwǎn éwédé.The premature child died.
echɛd2possour; possessive pronoun first person plural, precedes nouns of class 9echɛd ndáb,our house.
échɛdpossour; possessive pronoun first person plural, precedes nouns of class 7 and 10échɛd ndáb,our houses.
echɛnDial.var.echenyípossyour (pl.); possessive pronoun second person plural, precedes nouns of class 9echɛn ndáb,your house.
échɛnpossyour (pl.); possessive pronoun second person plural, precedes nouns of classes 7 and 10échɛn ndáb,your houses.
eʼchə́n14sleepEʼchə́ éʼdé bə́ á mǐd-te.Their eyes were sleepy.
eʼchəəDial.var.ofeʼchoo
echəŋgéeʼchəŋgén7/81fluted pumpkin; shrub which bears a round fruit used for making gourds, and whose seeds are used in soupsÉchén echəŋgé ékə́lé.This pumpkin is big.Syn.ékɔŋɛ́bɔŋ 12edible fruit of okongobong vegetableapom dé echəŋgé
echə́ŋgémechə́ŋgén7/8repeated visits to a place
echiDial.var.eche2posshis, her; possessive pronoun third person singular, precedes nouns of class 9echi ndáb,his/her house.
échiCntx.var.échīDial.var.échēposshis, her; possessive pronoun third person singular, precedes nouns of classes 7 and 10échi ndáb,his/her houses.
échīCntx.var.oféchi
eʼchîbn14theft, stealingAkií á eʼchîb.He went to steal.
eʼchiin14todayBad bé eʼchii béwóó debyɛ́ tóma bad bé eʼbɔɔ́b.People today are wiser than those in the past.
echineʼchinn7/8colocasia, taroColocasia esculenta; Colocasia antiquorumEchin ébóó ésūbāg.Colocasia is good for fufu.echin ébo
echin éboeʼchin bébon7/8kind of colocasia (which bears regularly)
echin é ngwaá1aːeʼchin éʼ ngwaán7/8plant with thorns on leaves, inedible bulb, root used for medicineAcanthus montanus ?
échíníídem~1that over there, those over there; far distal demonstrative pronoun, precedes nouns of classes 7 and 10échíníí ndáb,those houses over there.2the other one, the others (for nouns of classes 7 and 10)
eʼchón14vomitEʼchó béebooʼɛ́ á móto-tê.It is not good to vomit in a car.Ǎchō eʼchó chǎn.He will "cough up" that secret tomorrow.
eʼchoden.mod14warmth, heatEʼchode bé ekíde éʼdé.The place is hot.
echogeʼchogn7/8fistAbɔmé waáb echog é ngíne.He gave his friend a big punch.
echógeʼchógn7/8pit, hole in the groundÉchê echóg échábé ásē.That hole is deep.echóg é mendíb
echogelechə̌eʼchogelechə̌Dial.var.echwogɛlchǔn7/8tree with thorns, used for buildingEchogelechə̌ édíi bwɛl ábe éwúú.Echogelechə is a tree with strong wood.