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abu

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[HF] noun dust

abọọnaboon

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[HDH] noun chief, lord (traditional or religious)

akpasak

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[HHH] noun venereal disease in men, involves swellings on the groin which are painful and impede walking

ata

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[HH] noun the sediment which sinks to the bottom of the pot when palm oil is boiled after being extracted from the fruit, dregs

atọmbe

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[LHLL] noun cannon

awawa

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[LLL] adjective green

bok

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[H] verb, transitive make round, roundish(rather wet thing esp by putting eg clay, fufu)

dai

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[HH] verb, transitive lick (a spoon or the fingers in eating), eat something soft of liquid with a spoon or fingers

di

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[H] verb, intransitive come

duaya

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[HHH] verb, transitive; verb, intransitive shout at, bawl at, scold; shock.

due

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[LL] verb, transitive make an error, err, miss, offend, do unwittingly, do by chance.

dọn̄dong

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[L] verb, transitive send, send for, send to (a person or a message), send for a nefarious purpose, pl esp instigate stimulate a desire in, cause longing in

ebek

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[HF] noun a bundle of ten, twenty, fifty, etc..

ebekpa

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[LHH] noun widow, lit. husband died.

edeesi

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[LHLL] noun rice.

edi

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[HF] noun pig.

efiat

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[LHH] noun a kind of bitter fruit taken like kola, bitter kola, Garcinia kola (Dalziel).

efọk

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[HF] noun nest.

eniin

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[HHL] noun elephant.

esen

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[LH] noun strange, alien.

etịkn̄nyịketikngnyik

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[LHLL] noun hiccup.

fịkfik

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[H] verb, transitive press gently on a wound with a cloth soaked in hot water, some speakers use fik as the plural of fiik, see fiik, fike, fige.

ibaan

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[HHL] noun women, wives

idiọkidiok

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[HHF] noun gorilla (Goldie baboon, chimpanzee).

ifia

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[HHH] noun firewood.

ikọtikot

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[HH] noun skin, leather, anything worn around the waist, a belt (esp. a covering of beads around the waist (many strings of beads worn together)); a razor strop

inuen

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[HDH] noun bird (generic term)

ita

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[LH] number three

(Igbo) atọ

itiaita

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[LHLH] number eight

(Igbo) asato

ituet

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[LLL] noun a leech; a kind of fish with long needle-like mouth

ituok

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[LHH] noun a kind of fish with poisonous spines

kama

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[HH] verb, transitive hold in the arms or hands; have, keep; owe; use; treat, behave towards

kasidet

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[LLF] noun [Eng] cigarette

kebe

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[HH] verb, intransitive ebb (of the tide)

kim

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[H] verb, transitive pierce, stab, sew

kpaanam

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[HLL] adverb never ever.

kpon

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[H] verb, transitive become big

kpook

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[HH] verb, transitive chop

kpịkkekpikke

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[HH] verb, transitive cut through, cut off; pl chop.

kpịrakkpirak

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[HH] verb, transitive become restless; make rapid, jittery movements, fire crackling, wood breaking; describes the action of starting up in fright

kpịrekkpirek

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[HH] verb, transitive make jittery movements as though one had ants in ones clothing; move very fast on ones toes in a jittery way (i.e. walk like a European); swagger, strut to show off

kpọghọkpogho

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[HH] verb, transitive taunt

kpọmkpom

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[L] ideophone sound made by a bar of steel when it falls to the ground

kpọọkkpook

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[LL] verb, transitive call, read aloud, invite

kpọọnọkpoongo

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[HHH] verb, transitive push aside with disdain, postpone, shake off responsibility

kuat

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[HH] verb, transitive scrape, scrape off, shave

kọ ko

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[L] verb, transitive gather, collect (leaves, fish, crayfish)

mbakara

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[LLHH] noun European

mfʌkmfuk

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[HH] noun cheek

mkpa

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[HH] noun a kind of tree which blooms in dry season, its leaves are used for afere

mkpa

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[HH] noun a natural covering, skin scab

mkpafaafagha

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[HLHLHL] noun armpit

mkpakpana

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[LHHH] noun a long narrow lightweight knife used for cutting grass; the flat part of a knife; a knife without a handle

mkpeten̄idịmmkpetengidim

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[LLL HL] noun a secluded area in the water thickly covered with water plants ( a person can go in there to bathe)

mm

[HL] interj. what

nan

[L] verb, transitive blind

nanna

[LH] verb, transitive open the eyes wide (in surprise because something is in the eye, to scare someone)

nan̄nang

[L] ideophone sound of nails being driven

ndikpọndikpo

[HLL] noun sweat (var. ibikpO, ibibiak, adikpO)

ndo

[HF] noun a kind of small fish

ndufeen̄endufeenge

[HLHH] adjective unsteady; shiftless

niin

[LL] verb, transitive doubt, argue, dispute

nnama

[LHH] noun calamity

nsan̄nsang

[HH] noun ochre, a kind of clay used for plastering walls, for floor or wall decoration, and for body decoration

ntinya

[LLL] noun mould

nyiik

[HH] verb, intransitive whine (of a child)

nyʌkkọnyukko

[LH] verb, intransitive be tilted, bent stiffly over

n̄ko ngko

[LH] noun over there, yonder (refers to a narrow area)

n̄kịm enuan̄ngkim enuang

[HF LL] noun a kind of wire grass, Bahama grass (Adams)

n̄kọmngkom

[LH] conj even if, not even if

n̄wenengwene

[HH] verb, intransitive flicker; transitive: flash a light on and off

nịghenighe

[LH] verb, transitive tickle

sana

[HH] verb, intransitive to be clean; to acquit, find innocent

seeghe

[HHH] verb, intransitive become childish, act childish

sem

[L] verb, transitive speak a language esp. a foreign language; speak unintelligibly; translate

set

[H] verb, transitive choke, cause choking (as water in the windpipe)

suokko

[HHH] verb, transitive disturb, stir

sʌghọsugho

[HH] verb, intransitive become left over, remain

sịberịtsiberit

[LHL] noun [Eng] spirit (used in Christian church services) (var. sịbidịt)

tedọtedo

[HL] noun tailor (English loanword)

ti

[H] verb, intransitive originate, come from

tuara

[LLH] verb, intransitive become short, squat, and fat (of people or animals)

tịn̄ting

[H] verb, transitive pay close attention

ubaak

[HDH] noun some

ubom

[HF] noun fatness, breadth

udebe

[LLH] adjective steeped, soaked

udọudo

[HH] noun friend

uka

[LL] noun your mother

ukarakpa

[HHHH] noun a creature (fish? serpent?) which stretches the whole length of a river or sea

ukeme

[LLH] noun ability

ukpa anyen

[LF LL] noun state of being walleyed, wall-eyes (eyes that turn outward)

ukpịtukpit

[HF] adjective big, old (of a person)

ukịmukim

[HH] noun silk cotton tree, Ceina pentandra (Deizel)

usʌk usʌkusuk usuk

[HF HF] adverb slowly, carefully

uta

[LH] numeral three

utọn̄utong

[HH] noun ear

weene

[HHH] verb, intransitive become poor

yok

[L] verb, transitive cut into large pieces (as tree into logs, a fish into large chunks)

yon̄n̄oyongngo

[HH] verb, intransitive wander (aimlessly or with a purpose), go here and there (of one who has many places to go and many things to do)

yọọmyoom

[LL] verb, transitive cook a very small quantity of rich afere (soup) (until it is very hot) (pl. of jọk)