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abu

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[HF] noun dust

adeen

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[HHL] noun man, male

adidem

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[LHLL] noun king

adidịmeadidime

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[LLLL] noun electric fish

awawa

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[LLL HLL] noun strong waves, sea currents, tempest

ayịm

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[LH] noun onion

ba

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[H] verb, intransitive be in a place, exist; seem, appear to be

ban

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[LL] verb, transitive join a society, undergo the initiation for a society

bat

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[L] verb, transitive count, reckon, esteem

bịmbim

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[L] verb, transitive cook by burying in hot ashes

bọkbok

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[H] verb, transitive cook, prepare food (usually liquid food)

duọ

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[LH] verb, intransitive fall, fall down

dʌkkọdukko

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[HL] verb, transitive strain, filter skim

dọịdoi

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[HH ] verb, transitive wipe up, dab, take a bit(of food to taste, of cream on the finger) pl cleam up, clean away; wipe up a liquid or semiliquid substance(water, faeces)

ebọkebok

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[HF] noun monkey

edịmedim

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[HF] noun rain.

eka

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[LL] noun mother.

ekpan

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[LH] noun suicide by hanging a tight knot.

ekpat

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[LL] noun bag, pocket; a piece of woven raffia before or after being sewn into a bag.

ekporikpo

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[HHHL] noun sacred place where family heirlooms are kept; archive.

ekun̄ọekungo

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noun copulation

ekọmọekomo

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[LLL] noun small drum, two or three tuned to different pitches are played at once with the hands.

etʌk

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[LL] noun small; few; a little bit; smallness.

ewat

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[HH] noun grey hair; mould (on food, leather)

faak

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[HH] verb, transitive stick into a narrow space, wedge in, put between.

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.

fịnọfino

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[HH] verb, transitive bother, harass, worry.

iba

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[LL] number two

(Igbo) abụọ

ikpeghe

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[HHH] noun partition (in the house made of cloth); section of bush partitioned by boundary markers

ikpọnikpon

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[LH] noun someone shorter than normal. a stunted person

imuum

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[LHL] noun muteness, dumbness; a mute

inan

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[HH] noun deafness; deaf man

isua

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[HHF] noun year

itetịgheitetighe

[HLHL] noun heel of the foot

itọito

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[LF] noun impotent man

kaana

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[LLH] verb, intransitive become old; ancient; look old (of inanimate objects)

keed

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[LL] number one

(Igbo) otu

koi

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[HH] verb, transitive draw water, scoop up liquid (from a stream, well, pot)

koi

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[LL] ideophone sound of shoes with heels

koomo

[LLH] transitive verb remove palm fruit from the pot with a basin or calabash

kpa

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[L] verb, transitive turn around, turn back, turn around and go back (used with edem, asin a kpa edem).

kpe

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[H] verb, transitive judge a case

kpee

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[HH] verb, transitive plead, plead with, entreat, beg.

kpoi

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[HH] ideophone sound of raw maize being pounded.

kpum

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[H] ideophone sound of a short blast of a launch horn

kpịkkekpikke

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

kpịmkpim

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[L] ideophone sound of the fall of a very heavy object such as a concrete block or a huge bag of flour, it falls with a thud

kpọkkpok

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[H] verb, transitive loosen, untie, unrap, unfasten, dismantle.

kuọikuoi

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[HHH] verb, transitive peel with a knife; sharpen to a point (as a stick, an arrow)

kịtkit

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[H] verb, transitive catch sight of (see)

kọọpkoop

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[L] verb, transitive hang (on a hook, peg, line), spread out to dry; hook, link, lock, entangle (pl. of kọp)

mbai

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[HHL] noun wing

mbansan̄mbansang

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[LLHD] noun groundnut

mben

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[LL] noun side, edge

miin

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[HH] verb, transitive contort the face or mouth to show disgust

miom

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[HH] verb, transitive insult; disobey, disregard

mkparawa

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[LLHL] noun young men (pl. of akparawa).

mkpetịmutakmkpetimutak

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[HHLHL] noun a kind of insect (similar to millipede)

mkpʌkmkpuk

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[LH] noun a kind of yam, fast ripening, it grows in an udder-like formation

mkpịran̄ ukotmkiparangukot

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[HHH HL] noun shin

mkpọhọdemkpohode

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[LHHH] noun singlet, sleeveless underwear

mmeme

[LLH] noun warm

mmm

[LHL] interjection no

mmịnmmin

[HH] noun palm wine, strong alcohol

mmịne inyọn̄mmine inyong

[LLL HD] noun plaintain

nde

[HD] adverb also, too

ndiidịtndiidit

[LLHL] adjective leaky (var. ndre ndre, ndidIt, ndidIt)

ndisi

[LLH] adjective alive; raw; fresh (of meat, fish, a wound)

ndo

[HF] noun a kind of small fish

ndu

[HL] noun two hundred (from an old monetary system)

ndʌknduk

[HF] noun horn of animal

ndọkndok

[LL] noun sore, septic wound

nek

[H] verb, intransitive, verb, transitive dance; fawn on

nsan̄nsang

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

ntʌn̄ntung

[LL] noun brass or copper bangles worn around the legs from ankle to thigh by fattened brides

ntịmntim

[HH] noun a diseased condition of the skin on the legs involving pus filled swellings and cracking of the skin

ntịmntim

[HH] noun a women’s society

nyamma

[LH] verb, transitive singe

nyịnnyin

[HH] noun the young of an animal

nyọọnnyoon

[LL] verb, intransitive crawl (of a baby, a snake)

n̄kekem ngkekem

[LLL] noun a kind of insect, a larva

n̄ket iyakngket iyak

[LF LL] noun dorsal fin of a fish

n̄kʌkngkuk

[LH] noun the hips, the area from the waist to the thigh

sak

[H] verb, intransitive laugh

sawasawa

[LLHL] noun a kind of fruit, possibly breadfruit or soursop

siime

[HHH] verb, intransitive become foolish, stupid (pl. of sịme)

suokko

[HHH] verb, transitive disturb, stir

sʌghọsugho

[HH] verb, intransitive become left over, remain

sịttesitte

[HH] verb, transitive remove a plug, an obstacle, unblock;

tat

[H] verb, transitive spread, loosen, untie, unlock, unwind, open, melt

tem

[L] verb, transitive put down, set down (a pot on the fire); cook, boil

tere

[LL] ideophone describes a staggering walk

tukọtuko

[LH] verb, transitive tortute, torment, punish

tịbetibe

[LH] verb, transitive stop from happening, thwart, blunt

udọfọọtudofoot

[LHDH] noun fourth-born son

ukpa

[LL] noun a game of struggle

uyio

[HHL] noun voice, order, edict

yaa

[LH] verb, intransitive become beautiful

yịkyik

[L] verb, transitive doubt, surprise

yọttọyotto

[HH] verb, intransitive become sufficient, up to the mark