Z

Z, z

zà

to remove

zà bĩ̀ǎ

to reconcile

zà ɓó

to take away (right there)

zà ɓóɖóún

to dig out

zà da

to point out

to show

zà dúí

to behead

zà ɖé

to take away (farther away)

zà ɖé dyi

to take away completely

zà ɖé fɛ̀ɛ̀

to take away one’s life

zà ɖé wuɖu

to answer

zà ɖɛín

to quarrel

zà ɖɔún dyi

to take off one’s clothes

zà ɖùǔn dyi

to not listen to

zà dyóɖóún

to bury

zà feɖe dyi

to reveal

to peel something

zà gĩɔ

to raise from the dead

zà hwìɛ̀

to take from among (cut off)

zà hwuɖu

to uproot

zà kɔ̃in nyɛ́nɛ́ dú

to take away reproach

zà kúɖúù

to skin

zà kpa

to avenge

to repay

zà kpaɖaún

to draw (a sword)

zà kpaí

to take revenge for someone

zà kpeɖe

to discipline

zà mú

to take something out of something

zà múin

to take from within

zà nɛɛ̀ wɔ̃

to wean

zà ní-ná-tòǔn

to take away thirst

zà níɔ

to save from drowning

zà nyíɔún

to greet someone

to wake someone up

zà pìǐn

to invent

to bring about

zà sáa

to sacrifice

zà wuɖu kɔ̃

to order

to command

zà wuɖuún

to read

to interpret

zà xwa

to take away from someone

zà xwaɖaún

to present something

zà xwai

to take everything from someone

zà xwíníín

to tell the meaning of

zà xwíníín mú

to explain

zaa

palaver

zaa kpɔ̃

to be guilty

zaa nì ɖɔ

to be guilty

zaa wáɖá dúún

to be guilty

zaa-dè-wùɖù

accusation

zaa-dúún-wáɖá-wáɖá

guilt

zà-ɖɛín

quarrel

zaa-wɔ̃-po-nyɔ̀

judge

Zágìɖìɔ̀

April

zaìn dúún

to increase in number

to multiply

to prosper

zaìn dyí

to separate something into two pieces

(hwòɖǒ) zaìn dyi

to feel at ease

zaìn gbo

to distinguish

to separate

zaìn gboi

to separate

zaìn kɔ̃in

to explain

zaìn mú

to increase

to prosper

zaìn nyíɔún

to greet each other

zàìn da

to reveal

zàìn daí

to remove

zàìn ɖùǔn dyi

to refuse to admit

to pretend not to hear

zàìn dyí

to disguise oneself

to alter

zàìn gana xwa

to take by force

zàìn hwìǐ

to lead astray

zàìn kpa kɔ̃in

to get revenge on someone

zàìn kpaí

to take revenge on someone

zàìn sáa

to sacrifice at

zàìn xwáɖáún

to present something to someone

zàìn zùǔn

to despise

zàká

shaker (for music)

zàse-nyɔ̀

witness

zà-wuɖu-da

dictionary

zeɖa nyɛ́nɛ́

to gossip about someone

thunder

zɛɖɛ

to count something

zɛ̃̌ɛ̀

today

zɛin

long

zɛ̃̀ìn mú

to turn into

zɛ-kpà

crack of thunder

zɛ̀nɛ̌

dirt

to stumble

to slip

zɛ̀nɛ̌ xwaún dyi

to escape from someone

zi

to pass (time)

to flow

zi dyí

to surpass

zi dyi

to pass away

to pass (in town)

to forget about a matter

zi dyíin

to pass by something

zi gbo

to join with someone

zi kíɖíí

to chase someone

zi kɔ̃in

to pass over (water)

zi wɔ̃

to overcome

zĩ́à-gã

big
species of bat

zĩà gbo

to change

zĩà gboi

to exchange for something else

(hwòɖǒ) zĩìn dyíin

to be in a daze

zĩìn hwìè mú

to pass back and forth between two places

zĩìn mú

to be in a commotion

zĩ̀ìn dyi

to pass against

to go from place to place

zĩ̀ìn gbùàǐ

to pass on the side of

zĩ̀ìn hwòɖǒǔn gbo

to show partiality

zĩ̀ìn kɔ̃

to pass through

zĩ̀ìn kɔ̃in

to forgive

zĩ̀ìn mú

to pass through

zĩ̀ìn ti

to waste time

Zĩ̀ìn-Kɔ̃in-hwɔ̀

Passover

zii-nyɔ̀

people passing by

zimii

fish

zĩ-zã

red

orange

zó-ɓíɔ́

kind of lizard

zoo

loudly

zɔ̃

year

daybreak

to break (day)

zɔ̃ wĩín kà

at dawn

zɔ̃ wĩín vɛ̀nɛ̀

just before dawn

zɔ̀

to ask for

zɔ̃̌

under

to become rotten

zɔ̀ìn

to request something from someone

zɔ̃̌in

to the south

zɔ̃́ín-cɛ̃̀ìn-naín

courtroom

zɔ̀ìn-ɖɛ̀

request

zɔ̃ín-wɔ̃-pòìn-naín

court house

zɔɔ̀

crop of chicken

zɔ̀ɔ̀

kind of bird (heron)

zɔ̃̀ɔ̀

the day after tomorrow

zɔ̃̌ɔ̀

a long time ago

zɔ̀ɔ̀-ɖɛ̀

request

zùǎ

hoof (of animal)

zuɖu-ɖɛ̀

foolish thing

zũɛ-kù

skin to carry things (of a particular animal)

zùo

thanks

zùo-po-nyìǐ-ɖɛ̀

thank offering

zùo-po-po

thanksgiving

zùo-po-wɛ̀ɖɛ̀

song of praise or thanksgiving

zùù

spirit

shadow

zùù kpɔ̃

to attract someone

zùzù-tì

summer