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Hair, P. E. H. (Paul Edward Hedley); Barbot, Jean, 1655-1712 / Barbot's West African vocabularies of c. 1680
(1992)

[items 61-90 and notes to items 61-90],   pp. 11-15


Page 11

61. brebis /
a sheep (ewe]*
62.  un citron [citron,
fruit I/citron
[lemon)
63.  chanter /
to sing


cedre = ?
? njawdiri -ram'


oua-yel =
woyal
'chante !


hyemdy =
yim-de


cancaba =
akacobws
'lime,lemon'
cobbinsoum =
? akd-bhh
'war-horn-


elein =
lingkW 'sheep'
ye-bozuin =
? ycvzen
'orange'*
gian =
ji han


64. une civette [civette,
bete] / civet-cat


65. un crocodile /
crocodile


66. le coude / the
elbow


67. capitaine /
a captain


gua-sick =
jasig
smai-kuoton =
safE conco
'mon coude'


capitan =
Fr. capitaine*


norova =
nocadnorwa


scudon* =
somudu


loandb
laanpo
'chief '


canghan =
addinckiam =
sassin =
? nsa 'arm',
si( 'stLmp'*
oppare aene =
y-hene 'chief *


hontan =
hantf 'captain
of ship'*


68. un coffre /
a trunk*


69. chier / to shit


ouach-hande =
waxande
'coffre, malle'


mangre-douly =
maa ngi day
'je suis en
train de chier'


70. cuivre rouge
fcuivrej / copper


prum =
peran


hyack-ha6vale =
?


copri =
Port. cobre*


gan banfefei =
gan 'iron',
vjv# 'red'


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br6tewal =
beretewal


boudd =
bun-de


addack-ha =
ad~kh
'box'
ibbin =
eLcrbi    t
'excrement'*


apoty =
9*


n 'hemy =
nyen mi


 


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