mbôŋgaŋ (e dií) kind of weed Diplazium samatii mbóŋgé mbóngé 1 pillow, headrest Awóó mbóŋgé ḿbɛ. He has two pillows. 2 crossbar of old kind of latrine Mbóŋgé mé ntom ḿbógké áte. The crossbar of the latrine is broken. Cf. ebóŋ 2 ebóŋgé mbóŋgɛ́le 1 wood used for making cutlass handles; the bark was used for treating wounds/sores 2 small trees around the house for domestic birds to pitch on Syn. nhín ḿ páá 1 mboŋgwe long explanation - meaning of the object found mboŋmboŋ really well, very well Abíí échê ehɔ́b mboŋmboŋ. He knows that language very well. mbóŋmbōŋ large, round pieces of wood Asɛ́lé lǒn mbóŋmbōŋ. He cut the firewood into large pieces of a certain length. mboŋsɛn preparation, readiness, ready, prepared mboó oː Pl. bemboó Var. mbǒŋ fruit like esɛd (whose seeds are tasty, used medicinally, for children) Mbǒŋ adíi nɛ̂ eʼlyɔ́gé boŋ anyine á nsəl. Mbǒŋ is like alligator pepper but it is sweet in the mouth. mbóó o ː WB. mbúú 1 dispute Békíí nchii ń nzag âtíi ḿme ńtɔ́gáá mbóó. They went to sort out the boundary of the farm which was in dispute. mboó nsɛ̂d oː 1 fruit like alligator pepper 2 seed pod Áyə̄le ḿmê nkɔɔd-tê bétə̄ə̄ mbǒŋ e nsɛ̂d. On this cord they tied pods of mbǒŋ e nsɛ̂d . 3 grain chewed at the burial of the placenta mboóŋgaŋ ɤː mboóŋgaŋ Dial.var. mbolóŋgaŋ kind of fern mboóŋgəə oː 1 fruit with five eyes 2 a peacemaking process introduced by Ngoe mbooted oː beginning Mbooted mé akan ńlɛ́lé áte. The beginning of a thing is difficult. mboróró bemboróró Bororo person, Fulani cattle herder (live on Mt Mwanenguba) mbote 1 1 young ones of the same family, offspring Awóó mbote bwâm. She has lots of young ones. 2 generation Mbote e Abraham. The generation of Abraham. 3 fruitful Ane mmwaád adé mbote. That woman is fruitful. 4 harvest mbɔ́g mbɔ́g stage, rung, step on ladder ḿbɔlɛ̂ flute, recorder (musical instrument) mbɔ́ʼlɔ̄gɛ̄ 1 bembɔ́ʼlɔ̄gɛ̄ Dial.var. mbáʼlāgɛ̄ 1 so-and-so, word used to avoid mentioning someoneʼs name Mbɔ́ʼlɔ̄gɛ̄ mə̂ aláŋgé mɛ ádê akan. It was so-and-so who told me that matter. 2 informant mbɔ́ʼlɔ̄gɛ̄ 2 bebɔ́ʼlɔ̄gɛ̄ small shrub mbɔ́lɔ́n 1 loss 2 damage 3 uncalled for expenditure Nkudé mbɔ́lɔ́n áyə̄le mǒto ḿme ńcháné. I had a uncalled for expenditure because of the car I bought.