Gonja – English


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danyɛn /danyɛnana n brother, cousin (older and of the opposite sex)
danyaŋ be kuwɔ n snake made of copper
danyaŋ /adanyaŋ n copper
danyaŋ n brass
danso adv beyond measure (excessively)
dansiki /adansiki n jumper, short garment
dansie n witness
dansea n latrine
damta /a- adj many
Damba b kayɛrbe n second month according to Muslim calendar. Lit. Damba's servant, i.e. predecessor = small Damba.
Damba n third month according to Muslim calendar. Special festival in northern Ghana on 17th day of the "Damba" month being Muhammad's birthday
damawura n rich person
dama n riches
dala v to dress
dakɔrɛ n loin cloth
dakore n loincloth
daka /adaka n box, coffin
dajowo tree (West Gonja) (sem. domains: 1.5 - Plant.)
daga v to be necessary, to ought to, to must, to be worthy; to behove, to deserve a daga e ka yɔ he should go e daga luwu he deserves death
dafawu n blue
dafanɛ otherwise
dache /dacheana n sister, cousin (older and of the opposite sex)
dabi no
daara v to watch
daana be beche n sisters in law, i.e. older brother's wives