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legitimate childfurudenfurudenú-ú-énlegitimate childhalaladen
legitimizehalalaya1halalayaà-à-á-ávtlegitimize
legumefalenfɛn faramanwfalenfɛn faramanwexprlegume, pulse5.2Food
leishmaniasiskalowɔɔrɔjolidakalowɔɔrɔjolidanleishmaniasis2.2.1Disease
leisurefarifoonifarifoonià-ì-ó-ín.compcourage, relaxation, recreation, leisurelafiya 1lafiyanrest, calm, spare time, leisure, peace
lemonlemurulemuruncitrus fruit: lemon, orange5.2Foodlemurukumulemurukumuẽ̀-ù-ù-ú-únlemon5.2Food1.4.5Parts of a plant
lemon juicelemurujilemurujiè-ù-ù-ín.complemon juice
lemon treelemurugwɛlɛlemurugwɛlɛnlemon treecitrus limon1.4.1Tree
lemon, limeleubruleubruè-ú-úncitrus fruit, orange, lemon, lime5.2.1Types of food
lendjuru donjuru donvilend (give)singa1 1singaĩ́-ávtlendX singa Y malend X to Yjuru tajuru tavborrow, lend
lendingdɔndɔ 2dɔndɔɔ́-ɔ́nloan, lending, credit, borrowing, mortgage
lengthjanya 1janyaã̀-ánlength, size, distance, altitude, depthA janya ye mɛtɛrɛ saba ye.It is 3 metres long.lɔjankuntagakuntaganduration, size, lengthNɛnɛ kuntaga bi bɔ desanburukalo la ka taa fewuruyekalo la.The cold season lasts from December to February.sɔɔrɔsɔɔrɔnlength, height, sizejuru mɛnijuru mɛninlength of the loan, duration of the loan6.7Financelɔjanlɔjannlengthjanya 13.1.2Mathematics
length measurementjanya sumanikɛnanwjanya sumanikɛnanwnlength measurement3.1.2Mathematics
lengthenmɔnɔbɔmɔnɔbɔvstretch, lengthen, extendjanya 2janyaã̀-ávtraise, increase, move away, lengthen
lensesvɛrivɛrinlenses
lentillantiyilantiyinlentil5.2Food
leopardwaraninkalanwaraninkalanánleopard, pantherpanthera pardus1.5.1.1Mammal
leperbagitɔbagitɔnleper2.2.1Diseasekunatɔkunatɔú-á-ɔ́nleper2.2.1Disease
leprosykunatɔbanakunatɔbanaú-á-ɔ́-á-áunspec. comp. form ofkuna2nleprosy2.2.1Diseasebagi2bagià-ínleprosy2.2.1Diseasekuna2kunaú-ánleprosyKuna ye bana ye min bi hadamaden bolokunnaden n'a seen tigɛtigɛ.Leprosy is an illness in which people lose fingers and feet.2.2.1Diseaseunspec. comp. formkunatɔbana
lesionjogindajogindanwound, lesion, hurt, injury2.2.1Diseasemadimiyɔrɔmadimiyɔrɔnlesion, injury, hurt2.2.1Disease
lessendɔgɔya 1dɔgɔyaɔ́-ɔ́-ácfdɔgɔyalamaloyaleebuvtreduce, ease, diminish, denigrate, lessen, minimize, abbreviate, shortenAla k’a tɔɔrɔ dɔgɔya !May God ease the pain/problem !
lessonwalandawalandanlesson3.1.1Learnkalansenkalansenà-à-ẽ́nlesson3.1.1Learn
let alonekelenya 3kelenyanisolate, let alone
let dosɔn2sɔnɔ̃̀cfban2sɔn2viaccept, to agree to, allow, let do, grant, wantNi Ala sɔnna (a ma).If God wills.I sɔnna wa ? Ɔnhɔn, n sɔnna.Do you agree/accept? Yes, I agree/accept.sɔn ka fɛɛn dɔ kɛagree to do something
let golabila 1labilaá-ì-àvtlet go, relax, release, allow, permitA ye Amidu labila a ka taga.He allowed Amidou to go.
let go offantorifantorià-ó-ívto desert, flee, abandon, give up, drop, let go ofbila 1bilaì-àvtput down, let go of, leave, release, place, abandon, ceaseO bila. I ka na !Leave that and come!U bi lakɔli bila ka baara kɛ.They give up school to go to work.X bila kɛrɛ fɛleave X aside
letterlɛtɛrɛlɛtɛrɛnletterlɛtɛrɛ ci X masend a letter to Xbatakisɛbɛ3 1sɛbɛɛ́-ɛ́ndocument, letter, paper, file, dossier, case, formsɛbɛ ci X mato send a letter to Xbatakibatakià-à-ínletter, news, correspondence Bataki ci Buba ma.Send a letter to Bouba.lɔyɔrɔkelenlɛtɛrɛ3.2Communicationsɛbɛdensɛbɛdennletter, character, written paper9Language and Grammar
letter (of alphabet)siginidensiginidennletter of alphabetsiginiden misɛnlower case lettersiginiden kunbacapital letter9Language and Grammar
letter of motivationsababuyasɛbɛsababuyasɛbɛnletter of motivation
letter to orderfɛnsansɛbɛfɛnsansɛbɛnletter to order, order letter
lettucesalatisalatinlettuce5.2Foodlɛtilɛtinlettuce5.2Foodoromɛnioromɛnincos lettuce, moraine lettuce5.2Foodlɛtipɔnpeninlɛtipɔnpeninnlettuce (with a firm heart)5.2Food
leukocytejolikisɛgwɛjolikisɛgwɛò-ì-ì-ɛ-ɛ́nwhite blood cell, leukocyte2.1Body
leveldakɛɲɛ 2dakɛɲɛvadapt, adjust, level, to balance, flattendakun3 1dakuná-únlevel, grade, degree, rank, position, status
level outkɛɲɛ2kɛɲɛvto level out, equalize, be equal, coincide
lexemedaɲɛdalɔnbalidaɲɛdalɔnbalin.complexeme3.2.1Language
lexicologydaɲɛkalandaɲɛkalaná-ɛ́-á-ã́nlexicology3.2.1Language
lexiconkumadengafekumadengafenlexicon, glossary, vocabulary, dictionarydaɲɛgafebadaɲɛgafedaɲɛgafeá-ɛ́-á-énlexicon, dictionarykamusi3.2.1Language
liberalitytigɛlabilalenyatigɛlabilalenyangenerosity, liberality
liberatelafonilafonivundo, untie, release, relax, lay down, stretch out, liberate, relievehɔɔrɔnya 2hɔɔrɔnyaɔ́-ɔ́-ávliberate, be free
liberate fromlatilalatilavliberate from, save
liberaterfoni1 2fonió-ívtunwrap, unroll, liberate
liberatorkunmabobagakunmabobaganliberatorkunmabɔbagakunmabɔbaganredeemer, substitute, liberator
libertinekakalakakalaà-à-áinterjdebauchee (insult), pervert, libertinediɲɛdendiɲɛdennperson of pleasure, libertine, free-thinking attitude
librariangafelasagolagafelasagolanlibrarian6.1Worker, occupation
liceɲamiɲamiá-ínlice1.5.1.7Insectɲamuguɲamugunlice1.5.1.7Insectɲimuguɲimuguí-ú-únlice1.5.1.7Insect
licenseyamaruyasɛbɛyamaruyasɛbɛnpermit, license, written permission, power of attorney, diploma