D

D, d

da

somewhere

da vɛ̃in

far away

here (emphatic); mother-in-law

mother-in-law

dã̌

to hop (insect)

daɓa

to kindle a fire

dàɓò

old lady (respectiful title of an elderly woman)

grandmother

dàǔn-dà

choice part (e.g. of meat)

dè ɖùǔ gbo

to listen to

dè dya

to respect

to honor

dè dyéɖé gbo

to notice

to look after

(fɛ̀ɛ̀) dè dyí

to suffocate

dè dyi

to set down

to keep

(hwòɖǒ) dè dyi

to be satisfied

dè dɔ́ɔ́

to converse

dè gbɛ̌

to pack up

dè gbɔ

to begin

dè hwìɖǐi

to please someone

to expect

dè hwòɖǒ dyi

to please someone

dè hwòɖǒ kɔ̃

to trust in someone

to hope for something

dè kɔún

to set on the shoulder

dè kú dú

to put one’s hands over his head (in sorrow)

dè kpoí

to fasten with a knot

dè mɛ

to describe

dè sɔ̃ dúún

to set hands on the head of

dè tɔ̀ɔ̀-máún

to mortgage

dè wuɖu

to make a covenant (2 parties)

dè xwíɖí wɔ̃

to make someone pregnant

dè zaa

to present a palaver

testicles

dě-ɓɔ̀ɔ̌-ɖɔ̀

sackcloth

deɖe

beans

dèɖè

to bathe

dèɖè bũ̌in

to bathe all over

dèɖè dyi

to wash off (part of the body)

dèɖě

to descend (a hill)

dèɖě dya

to sit down

dèɖě

to descend (a hill)

deɖe-ɓɛ̀-nì

bean soup

dèɖèìn ní

to bathe with water

dèɖěìn dyi

to get on (a rope)

dèè-wùɖù

covenant

gma-gbɔ̀ɖɔ̀ɔ̀

Ark of the Covenant

deɖe-gèɖè

bean
field

déín

exact (time)

deìn dúún

to be on top of each other

deìn kɔ̃in

to be piled up

deìn wuɖu kɔ̃in

to make an agreement

dèìn dú

to set on the head

dèìn dyi

to set in a place

(hwòɖǒ) dèìn dyi

to be pleased with something

dèìn dyúa

to set in front

dèìn hwuɖui

to be at the bottom of

dèìn kɔ̃

to be on top of

dèìn mú

to soak into

(hwòɖǒ) dèìn múin

to be satisfied with

dèìn wuɖu wĩín

to send a message by

dèìn
xwa

to send in care of (someone)

dɛ̃

shame

dɛ̀

the place where

dɛ̌

where?

dɛ̃̌

fly

dɛ́ɖɛ́

to go around

dɛ́ɖɛ́ìn

to carry around something

dɛ̃-ɖɛ̀

shameful thing

dɛ̀nɛ̀

moon

month

dɛ̀nɛ̀-cèè-ɖɛ̀

calendar

Dɛ̀nɛ̀-Ɖìè-Hwèɖè-hwɔ̀

New Moon Feast

dɛ̀nɛ̀-dyù

star

dìɓà-hwɔ̀ɖɔ̀

capital city

díɖí

terror

diè ɖɛi

to ask about something

diè dyi

to ask

dìì

strong wind

dĩ́ín-dĩ̀ìn

glory

wonderful

dĩ́ín-dĩ̀ìn-ɖɛ̀

wonder

dĩin-dɔ̃

amazement

Dìǔ

September

raft

doìn mú

to deny

doìn-nɔ̀ɔ̌

riddle

dòùnɓìǎ

lake

dɔ-nì

urine

dɔ̃

to buy

dɔ̀ ɓo

to linger

dɔ̃̌ mú

to test

to tempt

dɔ̃̌ wɔ̃

to taste

dɔ̃̀ǐn

line (of people)

dɔ́ɔ́

conversation

dɔ̀ɔ̀-kpà

torch

dɔ̃̌ùn

(word of challenge)

head

group

dùǎ

fanner

Dǔà-Dù

January

dú-ɓò

head (apart from body)

dú-hwìɛ̀

top of the head

dúi-bĩìn-ɖɔ̀

turban

dúí-sè-ɖɛ̀

inheritance

dúí-sè-nyɔ̀

heir

dú-jìnììn-ɖɛ̀

headtie

dú-kɔ̃-dè-ɖɛ̀

pillow

dunu

dew

mist

Dunu-Tòɖò

March

Dùò

May

dùǔ

moth

dúún

long dress