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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 12

71. coquin / a rogue
72. cracher / to spit


73. cravatte / a cravat


74. canot / canoo


75. de la chair
/ flesh [meat]


soch-horby* =
scnor 'etre
nmchant, cruel'
toffli =
tufli/tufli
smah cravatt
= sam 'my'*


abond6 =
o bondo 'he
is a rogue'
thoude =
tunt-de


leffol =
lefol 'strip
of traditionally
woven cloth'


lahna =
laana/lahna


yapp =
yapp


tehau =
teewu/teew


oghva
o-hfAf6
beggar'
tassou =
ntaMd
boudgihbennh =
aboqye 'jaw',
bnA_ 'strip
of cloth'
egghen =
0-hyjn 'vessel,
ship'
ednrox,. =
*-nim 'flesh',
edi ra- 'you
eat meat'


cobla =
ktla ? English
'collar'


ohon =
hun 'boat (genericalIT


lin =
lan*


76. les cotes / the ribs


77. couper / to cut
78. couteau / a knife


owett =
wet 'le flanc
le cote'*


dogh-hol =
dbgal
cooupe!'
pack-ha =
paaka


chabiburd6 =
cabhi bire
"rib-cage sticks
tay =
tat-(u)-de
pake = *


79. chapeau / a hat


emfi =
Onfe 'ribs,
midriff'


offosikuandekuen
= I fa selan
de (?) ta/ku no
'he takes/took
knife and (?)
cuts with it
/kills him/it'*
osseikarn =
0-sekay*
eck-hie/eckie =
O/O/bby~


bb =
9Ab6
guy-by =
jivi


 


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