Ɖ

Ɖ, ɗ

ɖá

to call

ɖá ɖɛ

to have regard for someone

ɖa

to fry

ɖà

(used in lest construction)

here

ɖǎ

have (completive)

knife

ɖáá

leg (of an animal cut off)

ɖaa-cànà

fried oil

(used for yellow color)

ɖàà-màà

barren woman

ɖáɓá

to kill

ɖáɓá dyí

to kill with something

ɖáɓá dyúa

to frown

ɖáɓá kú

to kill someone

ɖáɓá sàà

to circumcise

ɖaɓa

to rain

to weave

to cut down

ɖáɓá-ɖáɓá

slaughter

ɖáɓáìn

to kill in a certain place

ɖáɓáìn dyí

to kill with something

ɖaɓaìn dyi

to cut with something

ɖàɓàìn

to measure

ɖàɓàìn-ɖɛ̀

miracle

sign

ɖaɓa-tì

rainy season

ɖǎ-dyù

small knife

ɖáìn

to call someone something

ɖáìn nyɛ́nɛ́ín

to promise

to name after someone

ɖáúnpò

lamp

ɖé

there

ɖe

back

again

mother

ɖe ɖɛ múin

to think through carefully

ɖe-wɔ̃̀

window

ɖéa

over there

ɖéé ɖé

far over there

ɖéè

guest

to be sweet

ɖéè wĩin

to be sweet in the mouth

ɖéé-ɖéé

sweet

ɖei

around

ɖeín

behind

ɖèìn

to melt something

ɖeín-sí-nyɔ̀

follower

ɖekè

also

ɖénì

linen

ɖénì-ɓɔ̀ǔn-ɓɔ́ún

linen underwear (male)

ɖénì-ɖɔ̀

linen cloth

ɖénì-gã̀ùn

linen robe

ɖénì-gbò-jìnììn-ɖɛ̀

linen belt

ɖénì-ìfɔ̀

linen ephod

ɖe-wɔ̃̀

window

ɖɛ́

what?

ɖɛ́ kɔ̃̀ jè

why?

ɖɛ

thing

spirit

ɖɛ gbà

bad thing

ɖɛ-ɓá-nyɔ̀

truck farmer

ɖɛ-ɓá-zɔ̃̀

year for planting

ɖɛ̀ɓɛ̀ ɖɛ̀ǐn

to like to do something

ɖɛ̀ɓɛ̀ mú

to love

ɖɛ̀ɓɛ̀-ɓǎto

beloved friend

ɖɛ̀ɓɛ̀ǐn-ɖɛ̀ɓɛ̀ǐn

love

ɖɛ-dyi-dèìn-naín

storeroom

ɖɛ-fuɖuù-nyɔ̀

irresponsible person

ɖɛ-fùù

dishes

ɖɛ-gana-xwa-zàìn-nyɔ̀

violent man

ɖɛ-gana-xwa-zàìn-zàìn

violence

ɖɛ-gbà-nyu-nyɔ̀

evil person

ɖɛ-gbo-ɖàɓàìn-ɖɛ̀

measuring item

ɖɛ-gbo-ɖàɓàìn-ɖùǔ

plumb line

(nyɔ) ɖɛ-hwìɖǐi-dyàìn-sɔ̀-kpò

memorial stone

ɖɛín-ɖɛ̀

good thing

ɖɛín-dyi-dèìn-naín

storeroom

ɖɛ-kɔ̃in-gmɔìn-nyɔ̀

overseer

ɖɛ-kɔ̃-sũ̀ìn-sɔ̀ɔ̌-kpò

millstone

ɖɛ-mú-ɖàɓàìn-ɖɛ̀

volume measurement

ɖɛ-mú-ɖàɓàìn-kòpò

measuring cup

ɖɛ-mú-gbɔɔ̀-ɖɛ̀

destructive thing

ɖɛ-múin-ɖe-nyɔ̀

careful thinker

ɖɛ mu kpáùn wɛ̃ɛ cɛ̃-nyɔ̀

prophet

ɖɛ mu kpáùn wɛ̃ɛ dyé-nyɔ̀

seer

ɖɛ-mú-mùìn-nyɔ̀

reckless person

ɖɛ-mú-nya-ɖɛ̀

sifter

ɖɛ-peɖe-nyɔ̀

a merchant

ɖɛ-pĩ-nyɔ̀

cook

ɖɛ-sɔ̃-bɛ̃̀ kɔ̃-pòìn-ɖɛ̀

seal

ɖɛ-xwa-bĩ-bĩ

mistake

ɖɛ-xwa-dɔ̃̌ìn-ɖɛ̀

scale

ɖí

spear

ɖi

to eat

ɖi wuɖu

to vow

ɖíà

foreigner

ɖíà-kpèɖè

foreign custom

ɖìàǔn

foreign land or country

ɖiaún-ɓìɛ̀-kpòɖò

right big toe

ɖiaùn-ɓò

right foot

ɖiaún-ɖùǔ-téé

right ear lobe

ɖiaún-dyèɖè-ɓò

right eye

ɖiaún-jìì-kpòɖò

right thumb

ɖiaún-pɔ̃̀

right hind leg

ɖiaùn-sɔ̃̀

right hand

ɖíà-wùɖù

foreign language

ɖie (ɖìè)

new

ɖíɛ́ ɓě

some of (pl.)

ɖíí

relative

ɖii-cù

tree with edible fruit

ɖii-ɖɛ̀

food

ɖii-ɖɛ-bã̀ìn-nyɔ̀

one who has a lot of food

ɖii-ɖɛ̀-hwɔ̀

banquet

ɖii-ɖɛ̀-hwùɖùǔ

big bowl of food

ɖii-ɖɛ̀-nyìǐ-ɖɛ̀

food offering

ɖii-ɖɛ̀-sàǎ-zàìn-ɖɛ̀

grain offering

ɖíí-gàà

brother

ɖíí-màà

sister

ɖììn

to eat in a certain place

ɖììn wuɖu dyéɖéín

to make a promise before someone

ɖii-pìǐ

pasture grass

ɖii-sùàɖɛ̀

edible meat

ɖii-vàǎ

edible greens

ɖí-kpà

a throw of a spear

ɖo

honey

handle (of tool)

ɖò

a

some

ɖoɓo

to send (a person)

to be full (after eating)

ɖoɓo jè

to send for someone

ɖoɓo kíá

to send a messenger

ɖoɓo wuɖu

to send word

ɖoɓoìn wuɖu dyi

to send a message

ɖò-ɖò

each

ɖo-kpã̀

honeycomb

ɖo-nì

honey

ɖòùn

only

ɖɔ́

branch of (tree, river, etc.)

ɖɔ

cloth

neck (in combination with other words)

ɖɔ-kpa

war trumpet

ɖɔ-po-ɖɛ̀

necklace

ɖɔsɛ̀

dragon

ɖɔ-zɔ̃̀

sackcloth

ɖú dyí

to lift

to take so long (with time)

ɖú kpaí

to take the blame

ɖú kpàǐ

to begin

ɖu pṹá

to weigh so many pounds

ɖu to

to be victorious

ɖu toún

to defeat

ɖua

anchor

ɖua-pòìn-naín

harbor

ɖúú

rope

vine

ɖùǔ

ear

drum

ɖuú-ɖuú

kind of bird (black head)

ɖúú-gbǒ

vine

ɖùǔn-po-ɖɛ̀

earring

ɖùǔ-téé

lobe of the ear