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cfmɩnapronI, me, my
mɩa mɩacfgbelem gbelemkalaadv.entirely, completely, fully, whollyBa kala nɛ dɛrɛ ŋɩɩ mɩa mɩa.They have all completely finished.
mɩɛrɛvto smear, cover, glue togetherKɛŋ nʋʋŋ mɩɛra tɔ ʋ sɩaa.Smear his face with oil.
mɩɩbiiŋnmillet seed1.5.5Parts of a plant
mɩɩbɩnaanold millet
mɩɩboiŋnnostril2.1Body
mɩɩchahanunthrashed millet heap
mɩɩdaaŋnridge of the nose2.1Body
mɩɩduuri duonuŋnfirst rain of sowing-season (roughly June)
mɩɩduuribambiena kind of insect
mɩɩfalɩŋnnew grain
mɩɩfɩammienred millet1.5.3Grass, herb, vine
mɩɩfʋlajʋʋna kind of frog1.6.1.4Amphibian
mɩɩhɛnɛnbridge of the nose2.1Body
mɩɩjɔrʋŋnmillet chaff
mɩɩkpaaŋntalking from the nose
mɩɩkpaaŋ karɩmbiiŋnnasalised letter, alphabet
mɩɩnaamɩŋnbig or large millet seed1.5.5Parts of a plant
mɩɩŋnmillet or other cereal, pl. also grains of cereal1.5.3Grass, herb, vine
mɩɩpʋlʋmʋŋnlate millet1.5Plant
mɩɩrɛv1to return, come back, to do sth. again, go backMɩɩra kɔ.Come back.2to reincarnateƲ sʋba nɛ aŋ mɩɩrɛ.He died and was reincarnated.
mɩɩsɩŋn1nose2.1Body2breath, life2Person