Beli – English


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ka [  ] L con.main and, then (introduces a clause with new action, or a new noun)
ka̱ [  ] H v 1be (before a noun; used as an equal sign) Yïkölu ka̱ mäŋö. The person is a woman. 2continuous (used before a verb) ꞌDɔ, na ka̱ ꞌbe̱ mi-ndoma, ka ne ka̱ yi̱ ro-lee. There is something moving in the grass and coming towards us.
ka̱ wayi [    ] H M,M qu for what reason
kabi [   ] L,H n rope
kaꞌbo [  ] H,H 1n paralytic, lame person 2adj paralyzed, lame
kada [   ] L,L n 1sun 2time 3day
kaꞌdɔ [   ] H,H con so that
kagba [   ] L,L n leopard
kaji bönyë̱ [     ] H,H,H,M adv badly
kala [   ] H,M adv enough, also
kalagbango [     ] H,M,M,H adj wavey, having waves
kali [   ] H,H n finger milet
kambeti [    ] H,M,H con.main instead, but (introduces unexpected action)
kanga [   ] L,L n ostrich
kangi n spur of cock
kaŋi [  ] H,H n parable
kara [   ] L,L n 1pool 2river
karama [    ] M,H,L n feast
kaya [   ] L,L n antibas buffalo
kätï [   ] H,L adv suddenly
ke̱ [  ] H v separate, divide
ke̱le [   ] H,M v choose
kende [   ] L,L 1adv in time past 2adj old
kendekende [     ] L,L,L,L adv usually (lit. old old)
kepe [  ] H,H n yeast