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abom

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[H.HL] noun central beam of a house, it runs the length of the roof

adʌk

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[HF] noun horn, trumpet

adọ

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[LL] noun cross the fingers

afọn̄

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[LL] noun cloth, clothes

atan̄atang

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[HH] noun a fence of shrubbery planted to indicate a boundary and provide privacy

aween

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[LHH] noun needle

been̄ebeenge

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[LLH] verb, transitive prepare, prepare for, get ready for

beiye

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[HH] verb, intransitive become unsalted, unseasoned, become deficient

biom

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[LL] verb, transitive carry on the head, carry about (a worry)

biọkbiok

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[LL] verb, intransitive creep, spread, cove (of vines, plants sp. when a yam covers its supporting stick with many leaves and branches)

duop

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[LL] number ten

(Igbo) iri

duọkọ duoko

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[LLH] verb, intransitive spill

duọọkduook

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[HHH] verb, transitive to lose, throw away

dọnọdono

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verb, transitive become smooth

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)

efa

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[LF] noun comb, crest of a cockerel or certain snakes.

eku

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[HH] noun meat, rat.

ekịtekit

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[LL] noun axe.

ekọmekom

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[LH] noun greeting.

esop

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[LL] noun court, council meeting.

esịtesit

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[HF] noun the liver, heart, chest, inside; mind.

ewua

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[HHH] noun dog.

ewuọọtewuoot

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[LHHH] noun a loan

fʌkkọfukko

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[HH] verb, transitive uncover, take off.

fịkfik

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[H] verb, intransitive; verb, transitive become heaped up, piled up; tv heap up, pile up.

idio

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[HHH] noun whirlwind.

ifia

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[HHH] noun firewood.

ikọtikot

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[HH] noun feces

inʌn̄inung

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[HF] noun salt

isan̄isang

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[HF] noun walk, journey; gait

iwuo

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[HHH] noun nose

keep

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[HH] verb, transitive/ verb, intransitive close the eyes and turn the head aside in a gesture of disapproval

kiin

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[HH] verb, transitive wrap cloth around someone; fig buy cloth for elderly relations (pl. of kIn)

koi

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[LL] ideophone sound of shoes with heels

koomo

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

kop

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[L] verb, transitive perceive, feel, sense, taste, hear; understand; listen to, heed; respond to

kpaan̄kpaang

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[HH] verb, transitive fold, fold over (arms, paper, cloth, leaves) - plural form of kpan̄

kpak

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[L] verb, transitive cross, overlap, join, twist together, buckle, button.

kpan̄

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[L] verb, transitive pay attention (used with utON, as in a kpaN utON, listen).

kpe

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[HL] interjection expression of concern, regret, apology

kpe

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[L] verb, transitive stand in a certain relative position, as in kpe iso or kp edem.

kpeene

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[LLH] verb, transitive become late; take a long time; continue in time

kpoon̄okpoongo

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[LLH] verb, transitive trim (branches, hair), cut down (a tree)

kpịmkpim

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

kpịran̄kpirang

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[HH] ideophone sound of the fall of a knife or spoon, or of an enamel plate

kpọnnọkponno

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[HH] verb, transitive clear, sweep remaining bits of afere (soup) from a plate with the hand or a piece of fufu.

kpọọn̄ọkpoongo

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[LLH] verb, transitive space out (in planting)

kọbọ kobo

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[LH] verb, intransitive hang, hang on, snag; become hooked on; become bent; pick at, bicker, harass; become a responsibility

mban̄mbang

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[LH] noun the side of the face from temple to jaw

meek

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[LL] verb, transitive choose, select (pl. of mek)

mek

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[L] verb, transitive choose, select

miin

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

mkap nnʌkmkap nnuk

[LH HD] noun ring

mkpọn̄mkpong

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[LH] noun yesterday (in a context of past), tomorrow (in a context of future), (loosely) two or three days in the past or future.

mm

[HD] interj. yes

mmiọn̄mmiong

[HHH] noun fart

muum

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[LL] verb, transitive take hold of, grab, catch (in the arms), grope

mọimọimoimoi

[HHHH] noun a dish of ground beans with oil, pepper and other condiment steamed in leaves (Yoruba)

ndem

[HF] noun a power spirit generally associated with a particular place or group of people; some of these spirits inhabit the forest, others the water; each Ibibio clan has its own ndem; sacrifices are made to them and to certain festivals attached to them

nditọn̄nditong

[HHF] noun eczema

ndukpe

[HHH] noun dirt; a sticky substance (esp. one a person finds on his clothes and doesn’t know where it came from)

ndukpi

[LHD] noun epilepsy, an epileptic

nduwughọnduwugho

[HLHH] noun stain

ndọkndok

[HH] noun jest, clowning, embarrassment

niak

[LL] verb, intransitive walk with legs apart (like a person who has a boil, or something between his legs)

nnʌn̄nnung

[HH] noun descendants

nso

[HH] noun face, front, future

nti

[LL] noun the area around the ears and under the jaw

ntuurituut

[HHLHDH] noun wart

ntʌn̄ntung

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

ntọmntom

[HH] noun the sour orange

n̄kanika ubọkngkanika ubok

[HHHH HL] noun wrist watch

n̄kukungkuku

[LLL] noun an insect of the grasshopper type, it is tan, grey or mottled

n̄n̄wangngwa

[HF] noun second-born daughter

n̄wọọmngwoom

[HH] verb, transitive taunt, sneer at; makean open-eye, make a face, stick out the tongue, to say it serves you right, I told you

nọọn̄ọnoongo

[LLH] verb, transitive give (pl. of nọ)

seeme

[LLH] verb, intransitive lament, complain, regret

sem

[L] verb, intransitive shine, glitter, sparkle, reflect light (of a metal in the sun)

sem

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

ta

[H] verb, transitive chew, eat something hard or chewable (meat, nuts, coconut). chew, eat away (of diseases that destroy tissue); burn

taagha

[LLH] verb, intransitive tattered, threadbare (pl. of tara)

teet

[HH] verb, transitive pluck fruit (esp. pepper) cf kippe (pl. of tet)

toro

[HH] verb, intransitive become impaled, skewered, stuck onto a sharp object

tukọtuko

[LH] verb, transitive tortute, torment, punish

tịbetibe

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

tịn̄ting

[H] verb, transitive pay close attention

ubet

[LF] noun your husband

ubom

[LH] noun calamity

udọbomudobom

[LHF] noun fourth-born son

uka

[LL] noun your mother

un̄wanaungwana

[LLH] noun earning a living; struggling

usʌn̄usung

[HH] noun road, way; doorway, door; habit, custom

utọtʌghọutotugho

[LLLH] noun a dish of grated cocoyam steamed in leaves

wa

[L] verb, transitive sacrifice

wak

[H] verb, intransitive become many, become much

yaan̄yaang

[HH] verb, transitive deceive

yama

[HH] verb, intransitive shine (of the sun or moon)

yat

[H] verb, transitive burn, sting (as pepper, iodine)

yeere

[LLH] verb, intransitive become peeled off, become faded

yịreyire

[HH] verb, intransitive, verb, transitive adhere. stick, become sticky; hang; hang oneself; insist, persist; hang on to; pester; persecute; hate