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chalɩnaaŋnblood vessel2.1Body
chalɩŋnblood2.1Body
challɛcfpùllìv1to soften by adding water, to diluteŊaa lɩɩŋ challɛ dɩsɩ la.Dilute the soup.2to stand beside one anotherBa challɛ dɔŋɔ a suomi fánɩŋ.They lined up and started the race.
chanhuoŋna kind of mushroom1.5.4Moss, fungus, algae
chaŋveat, chewƲ chaŋ nammɩa.He ate meat.2Person
chaŋgalanvillage weaver bird1.6.1.2Bird
chaŋkpaŋɩŋncheek2.1Body
chechecfbaasikuurihɔɔŋ jaaban(Hs.) bicycle6.7.9Machine
cheeriŋnfault, guilt4.7.6.3Fault
cheiv1to spoil, to destroy, to breakDɩa la cheye nɛ.The house is broken down.Lɩɩŋ cheye nɛ.The water is dirty.2to be guilty, sorry (cf tel)Leŋ dɩmɛ, mi cheye nɛ.Let it be, I am guilty.
chelcfvagɩlɛvto shiver, tremble, shake, shudderWaarɩŋ nɛ kɛnʋ, ʋ chichel.He is cold and shivering.2Person
cheleŋnpot with holes, kind of sieve
chelibienant1.6.1.7Insect
chembagɛnɛntype of raft zither4.2.3.5Musical instrument
chemiŋ/chemecfhilimiŋnmeeting, rendez-vous4.2.1.5Meeting, assembly
chenchɩɩmɩŋnmetal plate of raft zither4.2.3.5Musical instrument
chenfilibinena catfish1.6.1.5Fish
chenfiliŋnfish (gen. term)1.6.1.5Fish
chenfilkpʋʋranfisherman2Person
chenfʋlʋŋnreed1.5.3Grass, herb, vine
chensi n(Twi) 'zinc', roofing sheet6.5.2.2Roof{Twi}
chenterigentype of raft zither4.2.3.5Musical instrument
cheŋvto meet sb/sthKʋ chemmi yɔbɔ lɛ.Come and meet me at the market.Cheme kɛŋ bɔɔl la.Catch the ball.4.2.1.5Meeting, assembly
chéŋnraft zither, harp4.2.3.5Musical instrument
cheŋ sʋaranzither maker2Person