Gonja – English


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buye n Oribi
buwi so v to take off, to remove
buwi kapuli (bugi kapuli) n name of third day funeral
buwi v to open, to turn over (e.g.a page), to be open
buuso n lid cover
buushi n except, except this one, apart from, with the exception of
buu so v to surround, to crowd all over, to cover (the whole place)
buu so v to cover, to thatch a roof
buu kumu so v to cover the head
buu Borɛ v to pray; to worship (Islamic way)
buu v to spread, to sprinkle, to put on, to dress, to enrobe
butoketi n gecko (sem. domains: 1.6 - Animal.)
bute /abute n white ant, termite, also name of the (rather small) anthill (sem. domains: 1.6 - Animal.)
buta /abuta n kettle
bushi n in addition to, on top of
buse so v to pluck (feathers from a bird)
buse jifɛ v to clear ( i.e. a new farm)
buse v to weed
busa n yam (boiled in the skin) (sem. domains: 5.2 - Food.)
buruwasopo adj eighth (person)
buruŋ /aburuŋ n waterbuck
burumushi /aburumushi n cloak ,robe with a hood
burumbuŋe n large pepper (not hot) (sem. domains: 5.2 - Food.)
Burnyɔ n Christmas
buri to v to break down, to change (money)