Komo - English/Swahili/French


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bauo inf. var. of mouo
bautu inf. var. of mutu
bayɛna inf. var. of mɔyɛna
be n species of fish aina ya samaki sorte de poisson
bea-songe n inedible, large larva found on plants of the nightshade family (solanacae) called kpɔngbɔ funza anayekula tomati non-comestible larve que mange des plantes solanacées appelées kpɔngbɔ
bea₁ prefix like kama comme Nke a tɔndɔ bea miki. A woman is like a child.
bea₂ v follow, chase -fuata suivre, poursuivre Bambɔa báobea banyama. Dogs follow game.
beaga v evict, eject, reject -fukuza expulser Bakpa báobeaga banyama ka ciko. People eject animals from the field.
beea v neglect negliger
beekea (inf. var. belekea) 1v answer, respond, agree, accept, permit -itika, -kubali répondre, agréer Béobeekea mbenɔ á mɔphani. We respond when there is a call. 2n faith imani foi
bei adv present yuko là Omari abande bei. Omari will be here.
beiti n receipt for the price of a fiancée ufito kwa kupokea kwa muke bâtonnets servant de re'ou pour le prix de la fiancée
bek v jump away from
beka v cluck fanya mlio kama kuku crier comme une poule Kɔkɔ aobeka ka nya á eke. Chickens cluck for having laid an egg.
belekea inf. var. of beekea
bembeana v stand up to someone se dresser deout avant de lutter
bemboko n vanity, pride bimbuku vanité Subi á buku Abhabhisa, betangi gea békébɛmbɛ na bemboko k'ekuma ndɛakɛ. In the book of God, we read that we should not have vanity with regard to his work.
benga v groan from illness
benganisa okio v return to the in-laws for a second wife -rudi kwa jami ya mkwe kwa muke wa pili retourner à la belle famille pour une deuxième femme
benu pro you (all) ninyi vous
besu pro we sisi nous Yesu asǒkondi besu bɔbhu. Jesus loves all of us.
bɛa v dislike, hate, be discouraged -chukia ha1/4r, dédaigner, détester Momba, aoba náobɛi, áɔkɔɔga. The sorcerer, if he dislikes (someone), he casts a spell. der. bɛɛ , der. bɛisa
bɛag v be saddened, worry, be angry -chukia inquieter, se décourager
bɛɛ (der. of bɛa) v be angry against -kasirikia être fâché contre
Bɛɛndɔ v No! Hapana! Non! Bɛɛndɔ! na Gbati! bá tɔ na yɔnga moti. Bɛɛndɔ! and Gbati! have the same sense.