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bal nɩsɩŋidto plead, entreat6.8.3.4Beg
balanumonepɩɩbalaone yam
bàlánumonce, in one sittingBala dʋndʋŋ nɛ mɩ mʋ Kʋmasɩ.Once only I went to Kumasi.8.1.1.3Number of times
bálánhusband4.1.9.2.1Husband, wife
balaalaanarmour, strengthNyanyalaa nɛ laa mɩ balaalaa.I have been weakened by sickness2.4.1Strong
balegi balegiadv.topmost part, very highƲ jɩla sagɛ tɩa nyuŋ balegi balegi.He climbed the very top of the tree.8.2.6.3High
balfalɩŋnnew husband
balɩacflɩanumtwo8.1.1Number
balɩdʋcfnumsix8.1.1Number
balɩnchɔlɩsɩɩŋnskink1.6.1.3.2Lizard
-balɩŋ-adjsfxbig, greatjabalɩŋbig villagenɩbalɩŋbig man, important person8.1Quantity
balɩpɛnumseven8.1.1Number
bampoluŋnneck vein2.1Body
bana1cfbapron. emph.they9.2.3Pronouns
bana2nsee "bɩ bana kɛnɛ"
bandaa-degi-deginmeningitis2.5Health2.5.2Disease
banɛsɛcfnɛsɛnumfour8.1.1Number
banjɩracffɩfɩɩlɩŋlɩɩfooridɩanlatrine, lavatory, toilet.2.2.8Defecate, feces(Hs.)
banɔŋcfnɔŋ2numfive8.1.1Number
banʋʋganbaggy trousers5.3Clothing
banyantʋɔrɛnmost brave, hero in war4.4.3.1Brave
banyilentrumpet4.2.3.5Musical instrument
banyɩnanmaster2Person
banzɔlɔnnecklace, anything worn around the neck5.4.1Jewelry