Akoose–English Dictionary


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tɔ́mbɛ́ltɔ́mbɛ́ln9/10kind of plant (used to make mats, baskets, and for wrapping food)Marantochloa leucantha
Tɔ́mbɛ́ln.prTombel town
tɔ́mbɛ̄lɛ̄betɔ́mbɛ̄lɛ̄Englishn1/2tumbler, glass
tɔnɛtɔnɛn9/10nail
tɔ́ɔmideosound of gun going off
tɔ́slamtɔ́slamEnglishtorch lampn9/10torch
trɔ́ɔ́setrɔ́ɔ́seSpell.var.trɔ́sɛVar.tɔɔsídEnglishn9/10trousers
túlébwógtúlébwógVar.túlbwə́gn9/10tropical stinging nettleLaportea ovalifoliaNzé túlbwə́g élédɛ mod, mebib mébíd mə́ á yə̌l.If nettle grass stings a sb. swellings come up.túlébwóg e mwɛ́
túlébwóg e mwɛ́n9tropical nettle weedLaportea aestuans
tumbetumben9/10headscarf
túmbémetúmbén9/61family2lineage; exogamous local descent group, larger than abum á ndábCf.abum á ndábatúmbéetúmbe2ndábpwɔ́g e ndáb
tummideosound of gunshot
tumm tummideo1expressing sound of gunshot2expressing sound of falling down
túrédɛnchattering cisticolaCisticola anonymusSyn.mesisoŋtɛ́ɛ
túummideosound of slap
tyə́gn9something of importanceAbii ádé epum é bwɛl é tyə́g á Ekɔ́ɔ̄sē-te.The cola nut is an important tree fruit in Bakossi.Cf.tyə́ke
tyə́ken9something of importanceCf.tyə́g
tyɔ́gtyɔ́gn9/10spoon, of wood or metaltyɔ́g e bwɛltyɔ́g e ngɛn
tyɔ́g e bwɛltyɔ́g é bwɛln9/10wooden spoon
tyɔ́g e ngɛntyɔ́g é ngɛnn9/10wooden spoon