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kanyaarɩna kind of tree1.5.1Tree
kaŋgɩlana reed used in making hats1.5Plant
kaŋgɩlɩyaŋnantropugen grass1.5.3Grass, herb, vine
kaŋkɩaŋnmelon seed1.5.5Parts of a plant
kapalanfufu5.2Food
kapɩlɩŋnbundle of grass1.5.3Grass, herb, vine
kapɩntancarpenterEngl
kapoocjperhaps, may beDɩ mɩ nɛ mʋ dɩa, kapoo mɩ nyɩmma jaŋ pɩmɛ moribiee.If I go home, my father will perhaps give me some money.
kapugidɩmɩŋngreen snake1.6.1.3.1Snake
karɛ karɛadv.scrabbling soundƲ jɩl tɩa karɛ karɛ.He climbed a tree with a scrabbling noise.
karɩbanyaakana kind of thorny grass 1.5.3Grass, herb, vine
karɩmbienstudent
karɩmbiibelenconsonant
karɩmbiikparaandigraph
karɩmbiinɩɩŋnvowel
karɩmbiiŋnalphabet/letter
karɩmɛv1to readKarɩmɛ buku la mɩ na ŋ jɩŋ karɩmɩŋ nɛɛ.Read the book so that I can see whether you can read.2to teachLaa karɩmɛ la hambiisiŋ nɛ.We are teaching our children.
karɩmʋagana muslim
karɩndɩan1classroomKarɩndɩɩsɩŋ balɩa nɛ la saa.We built two classrooms.2class (number p1, p2 etc)Karɩndɩɩsɩŋ baŋmɛɛ lɛ nɛ ŋ hɛ?In which class are you?
karɩnsɩancutlass
kasɔɔnlong wide robe, open at the side
katahacfkirenblack coloured cobra1.6.1.3.1Snake
katapirenaazankind of bird
katɛrɛnsavannah1.2.1Land
-katɩɩrtsfxlastbiikatɩɩlastborn