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sɩɩŋ tɩɩnanmiser4.3Behavior
sɩɩpɛɛŋcfsɩɩlɔŋnsheath for knife
sɩɩpolluŋcfwʋjɩmɩŋn1wisdom, prudence, intelligence, civilization4.3Behavior2craftiness, deceit, shrewdness
sɩɩpoluŋnvein on eye2.1Body
sɩɩpuruŋneyelid2.1Body
sɩɩpʋnʋŋneyelash2.1.1.1Eye
sɩɩpʋʋraa/sɩaapʋʋcftaŋ pʋlatempearly morning, dawnMɩ jaŋ sii sɩɩpʋʋraa a mʋ baga.I will get up early in the morning and go to farm.8.4.1Period of time
sɩɩrɛv1be careful of (sth or sb)Sɩsɩɩrɛ baal la.Be careful of that man2to tie firmlyVɔɔ kɩalɩŋ dɩ ba sɩɩrɛ.Tie the things firmly.
sɩɩtɔɔrɩ wɩɩŋnquarrel4.8.2Fight
sɩlɩbansaucepan
sɩlɩɩkpɩɛrɛndry mark of tears under the eye2.1.1.1Eye
sɩlɩɩrɩŋntears2.1.1.1Eye
sɩmɩŋntaste
-sɩmɩŋrtsfxsweet, pleasant (form of -sɩŋ)kʋdiisɩmɩŋsweet, delicious food
sɩmpɔɔŋncivet1.6.1.1Mammal
sɩnɩŋcfbʋrʋŋ sɩnɩŋsɩfɩaŋnalcoholic drink 5.2.2.7Drink
sɩnsɛŋ tɩɩnancareless person
sɩŋv1to soak sth.Ʋ jaŋ sɩŋ gɛnnɩŋ.She will soak the clothes.2to be reconciledBa fa yuo dɔŋɔ nɛ aŋ bɩra sɩŋ.They fought with each other but are reconciled now.3to be sweet, delicious,Kʋdiile la sɩma.The food is delicious.4pleasant, niceNʋʋtɩsɩɩ la sʋɔra sɩma.The pomade has a pleasant smell.
sɩŋgɩrɩŋ tɩɩnanselfish, deceitful person, a cheat2Person
sɩŋŋaanbossom friend, sweetheartMɩ sɩŋŋaa yʋgɛ.I have many bosom friends.4.1.1Friend
sɩpaancard-game4.2.6.1Game
sɩpaalaaranleader
sɩpaananspanner
sɩpaaŋcffaagaalɛgɛpost posin frontƲ nɛ chɩŋ dɩa la sɩpaaŋ.He is standing in front of the house.