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please the eyeɲafaɲafavsatisfy, to suit, please the eye
pleasingsaramasaramanbeautiful, nice, pretty, pleasingDeen sarama.Beautiful child.
pleasuredagamudagamuà-à-únhappiness, pleasuresawa 2sawavpleasure, joy, rejoicing, satisfactiondiyanye 1diyanyenpleasureni diyanyewith pleasurenisɔndiya 1nisɔndiyanjoy, happiness, pleasuredungɔdungɔù-ɔ́nchoice, taste, pleasure, desirediya4 1diyaí-ánluck, harmony, good fortune, happiness, pleasure, delight, enjoyment, joy, gentlenessO bi diya la.They are happy.daamu 1daamuà-únhappiness, bliss, felicity, enjoyment, pleasure
pleatmɔsɔn 2mɔsɔnvfade, wither, shrivel, crumple, fold, pleat, wrinkle
plentifulcacaácfcacamanadj.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.
pliersgwaranangwaranannpliers, tongsdɛrɛnan 1dɛrɛnannpliers, pincers, tongs, gripper
plotjanfa 1janfaã̀-ántreason, treachery, betrayal, conspiracy, plot, deceitbɛnkolabɛnkolanagreement, arrangement, plotbɛnbɛbɛnbɛnbɛbɛnɛ̀-ɛ̀-ɛ́nplot, intrigue
ploughbuluku1bulukuù-ù-úvtplough, turn over the soilForo bulukulen, u ye danni kɛ.When the field was ploughed, they sowed.6.2Agriculturesiɲansiɲanviplough, weed, scratch, scrape, farmburuku1burukuvtplow, ploughmansindabamansindabaà-ì-á-ánox-plough, plow6.2.1Agricultural tool
Plovertumɛtumɛtumɛtumɛù-ɛ́-ù-ɛ́nspur-winged Plovervanellus spinosus / vanellus tectus1.5.1.2Bird
Plover (black-headed)kumekume1kumekumenBlack-headed plovervanellus tectus1.5.1.2Bird
plowbuluku1bulukuù-ù-úvtplough, turn over the soilForo bulukulen, u ye danni kɛ.When the field was ploughed, they sowed.6.2Agricultureburuku1burukuvtplow, ploughmansindabamansindabaà-ì-á-ánox-plough, plow6.2.1Agricultural toolmisidabamisidabanox-plough, plowsari6.2.1Agricultural tool
plucksiibɔnsiibɔnvpluck, peel
plugkurantayɔrɔkurantayɔrɔnplug6.8Machinegwere2gwereé-évplug, clog, hinder, impede, hamper, fill ingwaso3gwasoà-óvclose, clog, plug
plug (sth.)datugu 2datuguá-ú-úvtcover, overlay, clog, plug (sth.)
plumpirinipirininplum5.2Food
plumagekɔnɔ siikɔnɔ siinplumage, feathers1.5.2Parts of an animalsii1 2siiínfeather, coat, plumagefarijolofarijolonfeather, plumage, hair, coat
plumb treegunangunannplumb treesclerocarya birrea1.4.1Tree
plumptintiritintirivfleshy, plumpDeen nin tintirinin lo.It is a fleshy child.
plural markerwwùsufplural markerdenmisɛn, denmisɛnwa child, childrenmuso, musowwoman, womencayanancayanannplural marker
plus signkafonankafonanncoordination, connector, plus sign+3.1.2Mathematics
pneumoniadisidimidisidiminchest pains, pneumonia2.2.1Disease
pocketjufa3jufaú-ánpocketA b’a tigɛ donna jufa kɔnɔ.He has his hands in his pockets.5.3Clothingforoko 2forokoó-ó-ónscabbard, sheathe, case, pocket
pocket moneybololawaribololawarinpocket money, allowance money6.7Finance
pocketknifekarilimurukarilimuruá-í-ú-únpenknife, pocketknife, foldable knife6.6Tool
podfara4faraà-ánshell, hull, husk, pod
poempoyi1poyinpoem, epic
poetŋaaraŋaaransinger, bard, eloquent person, master of the word, poet
pointdasigidasigivaim at, target, aim, pointkuru3 2kurunpointA ye kuru seegi sɔrɔ tan kan.He got eight points out of ten points.begebegensting, point, spine, picklenunkun1nunkunnpoint, end, tip, top, edgeSeen nunkunw.The tip of the feet.nun 2nunnpoint, end, front, tip, extremity
point (to the)2 3prepuntil, to the pointAla ye diɲɛ kanu haali, fɔɔ a y'a Deen kelenpe ci mɔgɔw ma.God so loved the world, to the point that he gave his only son.
point atfalen2 2falená-ẽ́viappear, to point at
point of interrogationɲiningalitomiɲiningalitomin.comppoint of interrogation, question mark?9Language and Grammar
point of viewhakilinanhakilinannopinion, point of viewI hakilinan ye mun ye ?What is your point of view? What do you think about it?O ye hakilinan ɲuman ye.That’s a good idea/suggestion.
pointednundumannundumannpointed, with a sharp pointFɛɛn nunduman ti don tulowo la.One doesn't get a pointed object into the ear.biɲɛmabiɲɛmaadjpointed, with a sharp point
pointlesstɔkajɛntɔkajɛnnuseless, needless, pointless, incomplete, insufficient
poisonbagan2baganà-ã́npoison, venomkunakala 2kunakalanpoison made from this plantbaga2bagaà-ánpoison, venomBaga bi adamaden faga.Poison kills a man.donnkɔnɔdonnkɔnɔõ̀-ɔ́-ɔ́npoison
poisoning (food)bagata dumuni fɛbagata dumuni fɛà-à-á ú-ú-í ɛ̀nfood poisoning
poisonousbagamanbagamanà-à-áadjvenomous, poisonousNimafɛn bagamanwVenomous animals.
pokeɲɔntiɲɔntivpush, poke
polar starsigilolosigiloloì-ì-ó-ónVenus star, polar star, polaris1.1Sky
polebɔlɔ 1bɔlɔɔ̀-ɔ́nstake, picket, pole, post6.6Tool
pole vaultberelapanniberelapanninpole vault
polecatpɛnɛɲɛgɛnpɛnɛɲɛgɛnnstriped polecatictonyx striatus1.5.1.1Mammal
policepolisi 1polisiò-ì-ínpolice
police custodymakɔnɔ datugulimakɔnɔ datugulinpolice custody
police officerpolisi 2polisiò-ì-ínpolice officer
police stationzandaramuso 1zandaramusoã́-á-á-á-ónpolice stationpolisisopolisisonpolice station6.5Building
police station (central)kɔmisariyabakɔmisariyabancentral police station6.5Building
policemanlatangabagalatangabaganpoliceman, police officer, gendarme, customs officer6.1Worker, occupationzandaramuzandaramuã́-á-á-úngendarme, policeman6.1Worker, occupation