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naakeliŋnbranch of a tree1.5.5Parts of a plant
naakieliŋn1a pace (in measuring, roughly one meter)2verse (e.g in the Bible)
naakuoŋnbrass leg-band
naakuuŋnamputated leg
naakʋɔlʋŋn1calf of the leg2.1Body1.1nknee-beads2.1Body
naalɩmɩŋnquickness, fastness
naaluno/naalunenroot1.5.5Parts of a plant
naambiecfhɩaŋtanlɔŋɔn1brother or sister with the same mother4.1.9Kinship2relative3person of the same tribe4person with the same interest5close friend
naambiichemenparents who are related
naaniibaalɩŋnbig toe2.1Body
naaniifʋlʋŋntoenail2.1Body
naaniiŋntoe2.1Body
naaniipɩrɩŋntoe-rings
naaniiwienthe small toe
naansɩɩŋntimes (multiplication) cf. tuŋnaansɩɩŋ balaoncenaansɩɩŋ butorithree times
naanuuruŋnsweet-potato1.5Plant5.2.3.1.3Food from vegetables
nàáŋn1leg, footMɩ naaŋ ka wɩɩ nɛ.My leg is paining.2.1Body2wheel, tyreluori naaŋthe tyre of car
nááŋnmother, stepmother, husband's mother4.1.9Kinship
naapoluŋnroot1.5.5Parts of a plant
naapuiŋnthigh2.1Body
naasaananwife's brother (or his family), sister's husband (or father's sister's) 4.1.9Kinship
naasarɩŋnfuneral dance
naasɩmɩŋcfnyusɩŋngood luck
naasolonshin2.1Body
naasusugocfnaachɩganleg joint of a person2.1Body