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loose weightlasa 2lasaá-ávtmake thinner, make loose weight, waist away
loose-fittingyoroba 2yorobaó-ó-áadvample, loose-fitting
loosenyobayobaò-ávrelease, relax, loosen, soft, mild, suppleyoboyabayoboyabaò-ò-á-ávloosen, relax, distend, weaken, be or make messy, untidy
loosen the soildugukolo magayadugukolo magayavto loosen the soil6.2Agriculture
lordmatigimatiginlord, masterA tagara Matigi fɛ.He has gone to be with the Lord. (i.e. he has died.)2Person
lorrykamiyɔnkamiyɔnntruck, lorrydonitamobili7.1.1Travelmɔbilibamɔbilibanlorry, truckdonitamobili7.1.1Traveldonitamobilidonitamobilintruck, lorrykamiyɔnmɔbiliba7.1.1Travel
losebɔnɛ1 1bɔnɛɔ̀-ɛ́vilose, waste, ruin, spoil, squander A bi mun ɲɛ mɔgɔ ye ka diɲɛ bɛɛ sɔrɔ ni a bi bɔnɛ a yɛrɛ nin la.What good is it if someone gains the whole world but loses their own soul.tunu 1tunuṹ-ṹvtloseN tununin lo.I’m lost.
lose consciousnesskirin 1kirinvifaint, lose consciousnessA kirinna.He fainted.ɲina2ɲinaì-ɛ̀vtforget, lose consciousnessɲina X kɔforget XNne ɲinana n ka wari kɔ.I forgot my money.Nne ɲinana kunu kalansen kɔ.I forget yesterday’s lesson.Nne ɲinana a tɔgɔ kɔ.I forgot his name.A ma ɲinɛ julakan kɔ.He hasn’t forgotten Dioula.I kana ɲinɛ dɛ !Don’t forget!
lose his balanceturukututurukutuvto make lose his balance, make unstable
lose its tastesagonsagonvtasteless, bland, lose its taste
lose one's temperfunteni 3funteniù-é-ívlose one's temper, flare
lose the colorwugu4wuguù-úvdissolve, to fade, lose the color
lose the tastesafo2safoà-óvstale, flat, past its best, lose the taste, tasteless, insipidDɔrɔ safora.The beer is tasteless.
lose weightfasa1 1fasaà-àvilose weightDeen fasara. A man kɛnɛ.The child has grown thin. He is not well.
lossbɔnɛ1 2bɔnɛɔ̀-ɛ́nloss, misfortune, calamity, plague
losttiɲɛninyatiɲɛninyandestroyed, spoiled, damaged, lost
lotdankan1dankanã̀-ã́ndestiny, fate, lot, ultimatum, warning, admonitiondakandakaná-ándestiny, fate, lot, fatalitytola3tolaadvin a large quantity (of a liquid), a lot, muchJii b'a kɔnɔ tola.There is a lot of water inside.
lot (a)camancamaná-ácfcacamanadjmuch, manyMɔgɔ caman.Many people.kosɛbɛ 1kosɛbɛadvvery good, a lotbɛrɛ1bɛrɛɛ́-ɛ́adva lot, good, valuable, of good quality, very, realN ma se ka tiga bɛrɛ dan.I was not able to plant a lot of peanuts.Sanji nana dɔɔnin bi, bɛrɛ tɛ.Some rain fell today, not much.cacaácfcacamanadj.predto be much, many, a lot, abundant, plentiful, frequentKɔrɔsiri kɛ ! Mobili ka ca !Watch out! There are lots of cars!A ka ca ni tan ye.There are more than ten.
lot of (a)caamancaamaná-ã́adjmany, a lot of, several, abundant, frequentA ma nɔnɔ caaman min.He did not drink a lot of milk.
lotteryloteriloterinlottery6.7Finance
loud speakerkankɔrɔtalankankɔrɔtalannloud speaker6.8Machine
loud-moutheddaba4dabaá-ánloud-mouthed
loudspeakerbafulubafulunloudspeaker
lousegarangagaranganbody louse, vermin1.5.1.7Insect
louse (head)ɲimi2ɲiminhead louse1.5.1.7Insect
lovemandiya 1mandiyavlike, love, appreciatebi ... fɛ2bi ... fɛí... ɛ̀cfbi ... fɛ1bi ... fɛ21exprlike, want, loveP bi X fɛ.P likes/wants X.I bi mun fɛ ?What do you want/like?N bi kini ni sogo fɛ.I like/want rice and meat.N b’a fɛ ka taga lɔgɔ la.I want to go to the market.An b’a fɛ ka saki san.We want to buy a bag.Ama t’a fɛ ka taga dugu kɔnɔ.Ama does not want to go into town.Jeneba tun t’a fɛ.Jeneba didn’t like it.diyanye 2diyanyenlove, affection, friendshipkanu 2kanuà-ùvtlove, affectionkanu 1kanuà-ùvtlove, wish, wantAn ka ɲɔgɔn kanu.Let’s love one another.3 1ɛ̀vlove, likeI bi mun fɛ ?What do you want/like?jarabi 1jarabià-à-ínpassion, love1 7vtlove, like, want, desire, go out withMin mana kɛ u fɛ ...What they desire is ...kanuyakanuyaà-ú-ánlovemandiya 2mandiyavlove, affection, appreciation
love (unselfish)ninakanuninakanunselfless love, unselfish love, disinterested love, real love
love for Godalalandiyaalalandiyanlove for God, godliness
loved onediyanyebagadiyanyebaganbeloved, loved one, darling, very good friend, dear friend
lovelydusumandidusumandiù-ù-à-ínlovely, pleasant, polite, kind, of good character
loverterimusoterimusoé-í-ú-ónfriend (female)sunguru 3sunguruṹ-ú-únloverɲamɔgɔcɛɲamɔgɔcɛà-ɔ̀-ɔ̀-ɛ́nlovermusobamusobanbrave woman, mistress, teacher, lover, big lady
loving personmɔgɔnandimɔgɔnandin.compunselfish person, loving person, philanthropist
lowsurunmansurunmanù-ù-ã́adjshort, small, low, close
low forestdugumatudugumatunlow forest1.4.2Bush, shrub6.2Agriculture1.2Earth
lowersennasumayasennasumayavslow down, diminish, lower, breakkunmajigikunmajigivhumble, lower, shamebiri2 1birií-ícfbiri2jan1vbend over, facing the groundsuulisuulivlower, tilt, lean forwardI suuli dɔɔnin.Lower yourself a bit.sennakurusennakuruvdiminish, lower, slow downnɔgɔya2 1nɔgɔyaɔ̀-ɔ̀-ávtdiminish, lowermala 2malavtlower, stoop down, incline, lay downmajigi 1majigiv.refdescend, lower, humble oneselfMin bi a yɛrɛ majigi, o na kɔrɔta.The one who humbles himself, he will be lifted up.
lower (the price)barika3barikavlower (the price)A sɔngɔ ka gwɛlɛ kojugu. Barika.It is too expensive. Lower (the price).
lower jawbonejukɔrɔɲagwagajukɔrɔɲagwaganlower jawbone2.1Body
lower one's headkunsuuruli 1kunsuurulivilower one’s head, be ashamed, humiliate, disappoint
lower the pricesugusugusugusuguvlower the pricedɔ bɔ o radɔ bɔ o raexprlower the price«Nin wa?,d350». “Dɔ bɔ o ra!»«This one costs 1750 francs». «Lower the price!»
lower-case lettersiginindenmisɛnsiginindenmisɛnn.complower-case letter9Language and Grammar
loyalkunkelenkunkelennfranc, straight, direct, simple, straightforward, loyal, faithful
loyal personkantigi 2kantiginfaithful person, loyal personAla ye kantigi ye.God is faithful.
loyaltykantigiyakantigiyanfaithfulness, loyaltyAla, an bi barika la i ye i ka kantigiya kosɔn.God, we praise you for your faithfulness.hɔɔrɔnya 1hɔɔrɔnyaɔ́-ɔ́-ánhonesty, integrity, dignity, fidelity, loyalty, transparencyjanfabaliyajanfabaliyanfidelity, loyaltykankelentigiyakankelentigiyanfidelity, loyalty
lozengelozanzilozanzinrhombus, lozenge3.1.2Mathematics
lubricanttulugulimantulugulimanngrease, fat lubricant
lubricateɲoron1ɲoronvto coat, smear, grease, lubricate, wet, get wet, soilmun1munũ̀vtpour over, spread over, anoint, coat, smear, rub, plaster, grease, lubricatetulu mun X laanoint X with oilyooyooóvto coat, put on, grease, lubricate
lubricating oilsmagayatuluwmagayatuluwnlubricating oils
luckkunnadiyakunnadiyan.complucki ni kunnadiya.You and luck.garisigɛ 1garisigɛà-ì-í-ɛ́nluck, fortunekunnandiya 2kunnandiyanluck, chance, good fortune, good lucklolo 2loloò-ónluckdenni lolo kaɲikuun 3kuunũ̀ṹnluck, mannerBɛɛ n'i kuun lo.To everyone according to his luck.diya4 1diyaí-ánluck, harmony, good fortune, happiness, pleasure, delight, enjoyment, joy, gentlenessO bi diya la.They are happy.
luck (bring)kunnandiya 1kunnandiyavbring luck, be lucky