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giant kingfisherkuleɲɛba1kuleɲɛbangiant kingfisherceryle maxima1.5.1.2Bird
giddinessɲanɛminiɲanɛminiá-ɛ́-í-índizziness, giddinesstiiri4tiirií-índizziness, giddiness, vertigo, blackout
giftnilifɛnnilifɛncfjakanilifɛnngift, offeringsama1 1samaà-ángift, presentmɔnmɔnɔ̀ngiftsɔnfɛn 1sɔnfɛnn.compoffering, gifttonkɔrɔtonkɔrɔṍ-ɔ́-ɔ́nreserve (money or cereals), savings, forfeit, advance, gift
gift (unexpected)alasɔn 1alasɔná-á-ɔ̃́unspec. comp. form ofsɔn1nunexpected gift
gift certificatminansɔrɔsɛbɛminansɔrɔsɛbɛncoupon, gift certificat
gift for the motherbabonya 2babonyan.compgift given to the mother
gift of Godalasɔn 2alasɔná-á-ɔ̃́unspec. comp. form ofsɔn1nGod's giftAlasɔn ani mɔgɔsɔn ti kelen ye
gift, presentmɔɔmɔɔɔ̀ngift, presentNne ka mɔɔ bi min ?Where is my present?
giganticyabiyabiá-íadvvery thick, enormous, huge, vast, gigantic
gills of fishjɛgɛ nɛnɛkiriminanwjɛgɛ nɛnɛkiriminanwngills of fish1.5.2Parts of an animal
gingerɲamakuɲamakucfjinjinbereɲamakungingerzingiber officinale5.2Food1.4.3Grass, herb, vine
ginger drinkjinjinberejinjinberecfjinjinbereɲamakunginger drink5.2.1Types of food
giraffekongoɲɔgɔmɛkongoɲɔgɔmɛngiraffe1.5.1.1Mammalwanjalakawanjalakaángiraffe1.5.1.1Mammaltilen3tilenngiraffegiraffa camelopardalis1.5.1.1Mammaltuminɛjantuminɛjanngiraffegiraffa cameloparalis1.5.1.1Mammal
girdingcɛsiri2 1cɛsirivgirding, put on a belt, strap sb./sth., fasten (sth.), attach (sth.), tie sb./sth.
girdlecɛsirijala 1cɛsirijalaɛ́-í-í-á-ácfcɛsirijalacɛsirilann.compbelt, girdle5 1ɛ́nwaist, belt, girdle
girlsunguruninsunguruninngirl, adolescent, teenager, virgin2Persondenni 1dennindaughter, girl, Miss2Personmusodenmusodenn.compgirl4.1.1Kinshippogotigipogotigingirl, virginmusomanmusomanadjfemale, woman, girlDeen saba b’an fɛ, fila ye cɛman ye, kelen ye musoman ye.We have three children, two are boys, one is a girl.
girl (little)musomanninmusomanninnlittle /small girl2Person
girl (young)bogotigibogotigiò-ò-í-ínyoung girl2Person
girl’s youthpogotigiya 1pogotigiyangirl’s youth
girlfriendgo3goòngirlfriend, boyfriend, school-friendsunguru 2sunguruṹ-ú-úngirlfriendNuhun sunguru ye Kaja ye.Nuhun’s girlfriend is Kaja.
giveta1 4taàvtappear, produce, give, recordni3 1niìvtoffer, give, sharedi1diívtgiveA ye jii di misi ma.He gave water to the cow.N sɔnna, wari di.OK, give the money.sɔn1 1sɔnɔ̃́vtoffer, give, gratifyunspec. comp. formalasɔn
give a first namedentɔgɔladentɔgɔlavigive a first name
give a namekunnabɔkunnabɔvgive a name, call, nameO y'a kunnabɔ ko Awa.They called her Eve.
give backkɔsegi1kɔsegivrestore, give back, send back, pay back
give birthjigi2 5jigiì-ìvtgive birthbange 2bangeã́-évtgive birth, deliver, engenderI na kɔnɔ ta ka dencɛ bange, i na o tɔgɔ da Yesu.You will be with child and give birth to a son, and you are to give him the name Jesus.
give birth (cause to)lajigilajigivmake to get down, dive, cause to give birth
give rise tokodiyakodiyavlike, arouse, spark off, give rise to, create
give the dowryfurunafolo difurunafolo diexprgive the dowry
give up2 2ɔ́vcancel, abandon sb./sth. , give upfantorifantorià-ó-ívto desert, flee, abandon, give up, drop, let go ofbɔnɛ2 1bɔnɛɔ̀-ɛ́vgive up, renounce, regret
give waysira di2sira dingive way
given thatbawobawoá-óconjbecause, for, since, given thatA ma se ka na, bawo a ma mobili sara sɔrɔ.He could not come because he didn't get the transport money.
giverdibagadibagandonor, giver, contributor, funder
giving birthjigilijigiliì-ì-índelivery, giving birthdenwolowolo1 3
gizzardgwesegweseé-éngizzard1.5.2Parts of an animal
gladsawa 1sawavdelight, be glad
gladewalawalakɛnɛwalawalakɛnɛnclearing, gladejɛnkɛnɛjɛnkɛnɛnplain, clearing, glade1.2Earth
glamourdawulatigiyadawulatigiyanseduction, attraction, glamour, charm
glansfɔrɔnunfɔrɔnunnglans2.1Body
glassjiminvɛɛrijiminvɛɛringlass (drinking)5.5Containerwɛɛrɛ1wɛɛrɛnglass5.5Containervɛɛrivɛɛriɛ́-ínglass5.5Container
glasseslunɛtilunɛtinglasseslinɛtilinɛtinglassesnunɛtinunɛtinglasses, spectaclesA bi nunɛti lon tuma bɛɛ.He always wears glasses.tubabuɲatubabuɲanglasses, spectacles
gleaningnɔɔrɔ2 1nɔɔrɔngleaning
glimmeryeelen1yeelené-énlight, glimmer
globalmumɛ 1mumɛù-ɛ́adjwhole, global, total, all, togetherSamiya mumɛ.The whole rainy season.
global warmingdugukologwandugukologwanù-ù-ò-ò-ã́nglobal warming of the planet
glorifylagamulagamuà-à-úvglorify, praise, boast about, speak highly of, to commentmajamumajamuvtpraise, glorify, sing praisesJelimuso ye donsocɛ majamu.The griot praised the hunter.
gloriousnɔɔrɔmanɔɔrɔmaadjglorious, radiant, shining
glorymankutu 2mankutunreputation, glorymakaamamakaamanfame, renown, glory, celebritydawuladawulaá-ú-ánrenown, reputation, fame, prestige, glory, celebrity kunnawolo 2kunnawolonpride, honor, glorynɔɔrɔ1nɔɔrɔnglory, radiation, brillianceNɔɔrɔ ka la Ala kan.Glory to God.
glory be to Godaleluyaaleluyaà-è-ú-àexclhallelujah, glory be to God