DY

DY, dy

dyá

to climb up

to grow (a beard)

dyá ganaún

to increase in strength

dyá gbǒǔn

to enter a house for sex

dyá mú

to enter

dyá toɖoí

to go on shore

dya

on

to dream

dya nyíɔún-pòǐn

to have a wet dream

dyà

to bring

dyà ɓíɖíi

to humble someone

dyà hwìɖǐi

to remind

dyà mìɔùn ɓíɖíi

to humble oneself

dyà peɖeɛ

to run

dyà to kɔ̃

to attack

dyáá-wùɖù

saying

dya-dè-dè

honor

dya-dèɖě-naín

seat

dya-dya

dream

dyáìn dyéɖéín dyi

to climb to the top of

dyáìn dyí

to make a mound of dirt

dyáìn dyi

to go along (a path)

dyáìn gma

to make up for breaking the law

dyáìn mú

to cause to enter

dyaìn dyi

to come back together (river)

dyàìn

to bring with

dyàìn kɔ̃in

to bring on top of

dyáìn-ɖɛ̀

yeast

dya-tɔ̀mɔ̀-tɔ̀mɔ̀

height

dyé

to see

to find

dyé da

to discover something (you looked for)

dyé dyí

to experience

dyé dyi

to watch

dyé gǎ

to suffer

dyé kpáná kɔ̃ún

to profit from something

dyé kpéín

to honor

dyé ti

to be ready

dyé wìǐn

to have compassion on

dyé xwaún

to get something from someone

dyé zaa

to be in trouble

dye

to dance

dyéɖé

eye

colour

dyèɖè

monkey

dyéɖé-ɓò

eyeball

dyéɖé-dyi-kpaìn-nyɔ̀

spy

dyéɖéín

in the sight of

dyéɖéín-dyi-kpè-nyɔ̀

blind person

dyéɖé-wɛ̀

eye disease

dyéé-ɖɛ̀

possession

dyèě-ɖúú

thread

dyéìn

to meet

dyéìn gǎ

to punish

dyéìn hwɛ̀nɛ̌

to be jealous

dyéìn ti

to get something ready

dyé-tò

desire to see

dyɛ

to be dry

even

dyɛ mɔ̀ɔ̀

this

dyɛ mɔ̀ùn

even

dyɛ̀

maybe

this part

dyɛ-dyɛ

dry

dyɛ̀ìn

to catch up with (in time)

to dry

dyɛ̀ìn dyi

to find (as an auxiliary verb)

to discover

dyɛo, kɛɛ…

although

dyí

to be full

dyi

to come

dyi ɖe

return

come back

dyi hwìɖǐi

to remember

dyi wɔ̃

to come towards someone

dyí-ɓúáìn-wùɖù

boastful word

dyi-diè-ɖɛ̀

question

dyíɖí

to steal

dyíɖíí

black dye used on skin

dyíɖíí-ɖɛ̀

stolen thing

dyí-dyuòìn-bɛ̃̀

mark of recognition

dyí-gbǒ-ɖɛ̀

stumbling block

dyí-gmɔ̀-nyɔ̀

bodyguard

dyí-gmɔ̀ìn-pà

fortress

dyí-gmɔ̀ìn-sɔ̀ɔ̌-kpò

protective rock

dyií

up

dyií-dyi

sky

dyíin

face

dyíìn

to fill with something

dyíìn dyi

to fill up an area

dyíìn mú

to fill something with

dyììn

to come through

through

by means of

dyíín-dyíín

full

dyíí-nì

flood

dyíin-nɔ̀mɔ̀-màà

beautiful woman

dyi-kpɔ̃ìn-wè

wedding day

dyi-nyàìn-ɖɛ̀

abomination

dyi-nyàìn-kpèɖè

detestable custom

dyió-ɖe

second crop

dyí-poìn-poìn

meeting

dyí-sɛ́ɖɛ́ìn-ɖɛ̀

righteous act

dyí-sɛ́ɖɛ́ìn-kà

righteously

dyí-sɛ́ɖɛ́ìn-nyɔ̀

righteous man

dyi-té-nyɔ̀

wanderer

dyí-tɛ̀mɛ̀ìn-ɖɛ̀

vision

example

dyi-vũà-nyìǐ-ɖɛ̀

wave offering

dyí-zĩ̀ìn-ɖɛ̀

shield

dyóɖó

sun

dyoɖo

anger

dyóɖóaún

afternoon

dyóɖóaún sá-sá/dyóɖó-dè-ɖú-hwìɛ̀

noon

dyóɖóàǔn

this afternoon

dyóɖóaún-wè

day

dyóɖó-bà-ɓàɖà

time of dry season

dyóɖó-bà-tì

dry season

ɖyóɖó dè dú hwìɛ̀-tì

noon

dyóɖó-dyi-kpáìn-naín

west

dyoɖo-hwòɖò

angry heart

dyoɖo-kà

angrily

dyoɖo-nìmìì

fierce animal

dyóɖó-xwáɖáún-wóɖóìn-naín

east

dyóó

ocean

sea

dyòo

(response when called)

dyóó-kpɛ̀

wave

dyóó-nàà

seagull

dyóún-pìǐ

seaweed

dyɔ́

seed in a plant

smile

dyɔ́-cù

an object of ridicule

dyɔ́-cù

laughing-stock

dyɔ́-ɖɛ̀

joke

dyɔɔ (dyɔ̀ɔ̀)

uncooked

raw

dyɔɔ̀

sky

body

dyɔɔ̀-kù

skin

dyɔún

heaven

dyɔ́-wùɖù

laughter

dyú

child

dyúa

in front of

dyúà

seed

dyúáɖò

one

same

dyúa-kpà

forehead

dyúa-vɔ̃̀ìn-nyɔ̀

general

dyúa-wĩ̀ǐn

front of the scalp

dyú-ɓǎ

husband

dyú-ɖɛ̌

mother

dyúɛ̀ dyú-ɓǎ

son-in-law

dyúɛ̀ gmàà

daughter-in-law

dyuɛ

elephant

dyuɛ-nyɛ̀nɛ̀

ivory

dyú-gàà

son

dyú-gbɔ́ɔ́

young child (10-15)

dyú-gbɔ́ɔ́-tìǐn

time of youth

dyùì

gray hair

Dyùǐ-kúɖúú

Pleiades

dyú-màà

daughter

dyuò

to know

dyuò dyí

to know something

dyú-pɛ̀ɖɛ̀

baby

dyú-tìǐn

time of childhood

dyúwè

younger

dyú-wóɖóìn-wóɖóìn

child bearing