Likpakpaanl – English


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gacfaa1aa1aa1aa1kaan3kaan4ki-ki3naan2unspec. comp. form ofni1aa1ŋaan3ŋini1futurefuture marker
gaa1verbflare up, catch (fire)gaa chiibder.verbcatch fire (after setting fire to charcoal, the pieces catch)
gaa2verbcut (trees, firewood etc)bi gaa tinimoor.They cleared the ground for yam mounds.
gaa3verbsingBi gaa ilahn.They sang songs.
gaa4cfgaakiikii2kii2kpamaa2maa‑kpa‑gaakii‑damverbtake, get, accept, catchM ga gaa si.I will welcome/receive you.itaangaarcomp.sp. var.itangarnounbit (for horse's mouth)
gaakiicfgaa4kii2nounfaith
gaaliicfdi liiŋmarŋŋmarnverbal noundeliverance, salvation
gaanverbgo away, go freeAa yaa di u lii kan, aa taa cha u li gaan iŋaalpeen.When you set him free do not let him go empty-handed.
gaardial. var. ofgur2remain
gaarverbremain (cf. bee, gur)
gaawɔbnountrap, snareUma le pen gaawɔb ke u chuu mi.He is the one who has set a trap to catch me.
gafarainterjectionexcuse me, I am sorryM ŋa si gafara.Please excuse me.
gala galaadverb(speak) harshly...le ki len binib ngbaan chee gala gala....and spoke harshly to the people.
galaŋnoungallon
galkcfchotoverbbe sour, bitter5.2Food
galninf. var.galniverbaccuse, blame, judge guilty
galniinf. var. ofgaln
gangafiiknounchicken pox, smallpox2.5.2Disease
ganncfimaagannyaklverbseparate mixed things, pick out, choose, discriminate
gaŋcfmee1verbrequest, beg, clap cupped hands in request
gar1verbtake notice of, mind, regret, be sorryUsui gar He is sorry (he accidentally killed a fowl)
gar2cfngarmder. ofgar2verbreplyngarmder.cfgar2giinngiin2noun an answer, reply
gar3verbamaze, astonish...le ni gar bi ke baatiŋ gaa mmii a....they were amazed to see their city go up in flames.
garinoungarri, dried ground cassava (see banchi)5.2.3.1Food from plants