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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 PDF (706.4 KB)


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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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