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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 91-120 and notes to items 91-120],   pp. 16-19


Page 16

91. un cheval / a
horse
92. un cabrit / a
goat


farss =
fas
bay =
b'Y
'ch~!vre -


pouckiou =
pueCU
behevak =
nteewa


parkoa =
Ia horse it is'
hougouan =
o'-Ci


93. les cuisses /
the thighs


94. du couscou /
couscou [local gruel]
95. un chaudron / a
kettle [or cauldron]


96. un carquois / a
quiver
97. un cochon [porc
ou cochonl / a pig


98. dents d'e1lfant /
elephants teeth [ivory]


99. dancer / to dance


loupp =
lujpp (sing.),
lupp yi (plur.)
arequ6re =
oere*


cranghiare =
? xanjar cuivre
jaune'*
snah-callah =
sama xala
'mon arc'*
droai =


guay-negnay =


faicke =
fewc


bouhal =
buhal (sing.)


barma =
barme 'metal
pot, cauldron'


babalady =
baaba la1de
'father of the
bush *
n 'hiereghioua =
nyiire nyiiwa
'an elephant's
tooth'


hemde =
'amde


annen =
'lower limbs'*


eouwa =
adway/Ay
'brass basin'


proccob =
prak6*


essiunsse/
assounsse
'elephant 's tusk'
or6ss. =
re-saw
'he is dancing'


ho-han =
hn


d'ou-myopon =
tu we + ? *


100. dornmir / to
sleep


so =
lein =


dahnady =
$aan-aade


marcodda =
md re kO da
I am going
to sleep


16-


damero =
d'amlon


 


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