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natɩnayinnatɪnayĩʔcomp. ofnatɩna 1oyinn.great grandfather, father of one's grandparent4.1.9.1.1Grandfather, grandmother
ndandaʔpl. ofɔdajaw
ndakabindakabin.a breast that does not lie downAkosua bʋ ndakabi anyɔpʋ fɛ mʋ yín.Akosua has a standing breast like the mother.2.1.8.4Female organs2.1.2Torso
ndanndãpl. ofɩdan2storage
ndawɔtswɩndawɔt͡sʷɪ fr. var.nawɔtswɩFrom:Akannda awɔtwen.1weekSynKwasieda 2week8.4.1.3Week2the celebrations held a week after the birth or burial of a personNɩ ɔha ɔkwɩɩ ntɛ owu a, mʋ́ ɔkɛ sienɔsɩ a, bʋ tɛ lɛ mʋ ndawɔtswɩ. When someone gives birth or he dies, on the seventh day (after), they perform a week celebration.2.6.3.9Birth ceremony2.6.4.7Initiation8.4.1.3Week
ndawunndawṹ n.okraMbɔdɩ pʋ́ ndawun oputsu bʋ agyilɛ. Porridge with okra soup is easy to eat.Ndawun amʋ bʋ ɔpɩ. The okra has stickiness.cfawanwandried okra6.2.1.3Growing vegetables5.2.3.3Cooking ingredients5.2.3.1.3Food from vegetables
ndɛndɛ n.todayNdɛ gyi fʋ klɛ, ɔkɛ megyi fʋ klɛ. Today is yours, tomorrow isn't yours.Ndɛ ɔpa wɩsʋ nɔyɔ Nkran.Today in the afternoon, I will go to Accra.Ndɛ gyi nkɛ du ɔkɛ sasɩ. Today is the thirteenth day (e.g. of the month)cfɔkɛ1tomorrowigyeyesterdayɩnwɛ 1day before yesterdayɩnwɛ 2last (day)klaɛ 1day after tomorrow8.4.1.2.2Yesterday, today, tomorrow8.4.6.3Present
ndɛmbandɛmban.this generationNdɛmba abi anfɩ, bʋtamabu amʋ́ akwɩɩpʋ.Children of this generation, do not respect their parents.2.6.4.8Peer group
ndɩndɪ́pl. ofɔdɩanother town
ndobindobîʔ n.gardenNbʋ ndobi kʋ mɩ mmua. I have a garden in my backyard.6.2.1.3Growing vegetables6.5.1.4Yard6.2.1Growing crops
ndounndoũʔsg.odounn.captiveBɛkɩta amʋ́ ndoun brɛa amʋʋ bɔkɔ ɩsa amʋ.They were held captives the time that there was war.4.8.3.5Prisoner of war4.5.4.4Slave
ndɔndɔ unspec. var.ndɔtɔn.farmFɔyɔ ndɔtɔ a, tɩn kwadu ba mɩ. When you go to farm harvest some banana for me.cfɔdɔtɔpʋfarmer6.2.9Farmlandcomp.waɩn ndɔvineyard
ndɔtɔndɔtɔʔ (H)unspec. var. ofndɔfarm