Vernacular - English


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lʋɔganbag
lʋɔmɛvto remove everything, to strip naked, moultBa lʋɔmɛ gaara gɛnnɩŋ kala aŋ vɩɩrʋ.They removed all the clothings from the thief and caned him.
lʋɔrɛvto do sth. in secretMá kɔ la mʋ lʋɔra paa haal la kɩaa.Let us go secretly and take the woman's things.
lʋɔrʋŋnburrs, prickles
lʋrɛvto steal away, escape, avoidBa dɩa kirimi, mɩ fá a mʋ lʋrɛba ta.Yesterday they chased me, but I ran off and escaped them.
lʋrr lʋrradv.surreptitiously, quickly and quietly (form of lir-lir)Geliŋ ka vɛŋ lʋrr lʋrr nɛ.The cat moved quietly.