Akoose–English Dictionary


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mbid3mbidn9/10heavy stick (used for knocking fruit from tree, not thrown)Apádné máŋgo mbid.He knocked down the mango with a stick.Cf.mbâgnkwɛsɛl
mbid4nsmall black fly
mbid5nkind of treeSynsepalum msolo
mbíd1mbídn9/101back2behindKuné mbíd, ńnyên wɛ.Turn round so that I can see you.mbíd e abɔl
mbíd2mbídn9/10dialectCf.mbwɛ́d
mbîdn.mod31raw2freshAdyâg mbîd ń nyam nɛ̂ mbwɛ́.He eats raw meat like a dog.
mbídagn3being relatedMbídag ḿmē súmə̄ ńchábnédé.We are distantly related.
mbíd e abɔlmbíd é abɔln9/10back of neck, nape
mbídɛn1significance
mbídɛɛhínnthick forest
Mbídɛɛhínn.prWestern Bakossi
mbid ń kɔdmbid ń kɔdn3/4tree, produces fruits with seeds like cola nuts with white edible coveringSyn.ngwɛsɛl ń kɔdnhud ń kɔd
mbíímbíín9/10nuts from oil palmElaeis guineensisBébɛnle mbíí mǒl.Oil is made from palm nuts.sɔ́n e mbíí
mbiinedDial.var.mbwiinedn3weaving the edge of a basketSêchagnédé mbiined mé esyɔge.We invited him to do the weaving of the edge of the basket.
mbiined nepreppassing through, throughMbiined ne Sáŋgú Yesuɛ mod ǎkǔd eʼchoóchoŋ.Through Jesus a person will receive salvation.
mbím1mbímn9/101fat, swollen upAnsúd mbím.He was huge (from sickness).2oath (most serious one, done in Mwambong for Southern Bakossi, sworn over a file)Asudé mbím.He got a fat belly (due to lying under oath).Syn.melě 1ngəə́lngəl1
mbím2mbímn.mod9/10aliveAwúú mbím e mod.He killed a living person.
mbimbagn9fogSyn.mbag 2mbembag
mbimbánmbimbánn9/10gizzard (of bird, fowl)Mod ambáá mə̂ ádyâg mbimbán.It is the seniour man who eats the gizzard.
mbimbɛdntree used for building and for firewood
mbin1mbinn9/101kind of antelope; black fronted duikerMbin edíi nɛ́ɛ káb, boŋ ewóoʼɛ́ metɔ́n.Mbin is like káb but it has no spots.2white-bellied duikerCephalophus leucogaster
mbin2mbinn9/10testicleMwɛnchóm ké ahéé awóó mbin.Every man has testicles.
mbin3Dial.var.mbwinn3numbness (of limbs)Mbin ńkóbé me á ekuu.His leg became numb.
mbindembinden9/10dirtBwěm éʼdé mə́ mbinde.His clothes are dirty.Abɛle mbinde é mekan.He does indecent things.
mbínzémbínzéDial.var.mbwínzén9/10fishing netBékɛ́ɛ́né mbínzé á edíb.They went to the river with a net.