bellynaganagaà-ángroin, belly, stomach, trunk, stem2.1Bodykɔnɔ11kɔnɔɔ́-ɔ́nstomach, bellyN kɔnɔ fara.I am full. I have eaten enough.Kɔnɔ ta.Become pregnant.2.1Bodynagakɔrɔlanagakɔrɔlaà-à-ɔ̀-ɔ̀-ánbelly, lower part of the body, abdomen2.1Body
beseechmadelimadelivpray, invoke, solicit, call upon, implore, beseechmakasimakasivcomplain, present a list of one's grievances, beg, invoke, beseech, implore
besidegɛrɛfɛgɛrɛfɛɛ̀-ɛ́-ɛ̀postpbeside, at the side ofMɔgɔ bi tabali gɛrɛfɛ.Somebody is beside the table.yɔrɔ3yɔrɔɔ́-ɔ́postplocative value: at, to, for, next to, beside, coming fromni mɔgɔ nana baro kɛ mɔgɔ yɔrɔ ...if someone comes to talk to someone ...kɔrɔ12kɔrɔpostpbeside
besidesdafɛdafɛá-ɛ́postpbefore, in front of, besides, aroundɲɛfɛkɛrɛfɛkɛrɛfɛpostpnext to, close by, besidesN ka soo bi misiri kɛrɛfɛ.My house is next to the mosque.
besides ofkunna 2kunnapostpnext to, besides of, at the disposal of, against, with, for
besiegedaga22dagaá-ávibesiegeNebukadnozor ni a ka kɛlɛbolow bɛɛ nana daga Zeruzalɛm da la.Nebuchadnezzar and all his army came against Jerusalem and besieged it.
betterfisamanfisamanì-à-án adjbetter, good, preferablefisa 1fisaì-áadj.predbetter, preferable, good, wellX ka fisa Y ye.X is better than Y.Banakunbɛn ka fisa banafurakɛ ye.Prevention is better than cure.A ka fisa ka tɛmɛ fɔlɔ taa kan.It’s better than before/at first.Jumɛn ka fisa aw ma ?Which is better for you?
better (be)ɲɛ2ɲɛɛ̀vibe good, succeed, work well, be betterO ɲɛna.That’s good.I ka nankɔ ɲɛna tɔɔw ye.Your garden was the best.
better than (is)ka fisaka fisaexpris better thanDeen wolo ka fisa ni jɔɔn san ye.Proverb: To give birth to a child is better than to buy a slave.o ka fisao ka fisaexpris better thanKa sin kɔɔ ra, o ka fisa kɔda ra munumunu ye.Proverb: It is better to go straight to the river than to turn around it.
betweenkɔnɔnakɔnɔnapostpbetweencɛla2cɛlaɛ́-ápostpbetween, in the middle ofcɛ1cɛɛ́cfcɛ1cɛmapostpbetween, in the middleMobili bi yirisun ni kogo cɛ.The car is between the tree and the wall.Yan ni Bobo cɛ ye wagati jòli ye ?From here to Bobo, how long does it take?cɛracɛrapostpbetween, amongA siginin lo a deenw cɛra.He is also among his children.cɛfɛcɛfɛɛ́-ɛ́postpbetween
bewarejanto 1jantoã̀-óv.refpay attention, watch out, beware, keep watch overI janto !Watch out!I janto nɔnɔ na tasuma kan.Pay attention to the milk on the fire.I janto wulu nin na, a bi mɔgɔw cin.Beware of this dog: he bites people.