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quadrilateralselekenaaniselekenaanié-é-é-á-ínrectangle, quadrilateral, square3.1.2Mathematics
quailcɛwɔlɔnin1cɛwɔlɔninnharlequin quailcoturnix delegorguei1.5.1.2Birdcɛwɔlɔnin2cɛwɔlɔninnquail1.5.1.2Bird
qualificationtɔgɔmadontɔgɔmadonvar.mankutulin.compqualificationmankutulimankutuli var.tɔgɔmadon***qualification9Language and Grammar
qualifiedfaamuyaninfaamuyaninpartqualified, competent, well behavingmankutuninmankutuninnqualified9Language and Grammar
qualifiermankutufɛnmankutufɛnn.compqualifier9Language and Grammar
qualifying adjectivemankutunanmankutunanã̀-ù-ù-ã́nadjective, qualifying adjective9Language and Grammar
qualifying phrasekuluba mankutumankuluba mankutumanqualifying phrase
qualitysɔn3sɔnɔ̃̀ncharacter, vice, fault, defect, quality, heartsɔɔn2sɔɔnnbehavior, character, vice, fault, defect, quality, heart
quality (good)kɛnɛmankɛnɛmanɛ́-ɛ́-ã́adjfresh, in good health, of good quality
quality (of good)ɲumanɲumanù-ã́adjgood, kind, pleasant, of good qualityO ye hakili ɲuman ye.That’s a good idea.Ka se n’i ɲuman ye !May you arrive safely!Muso ɲumanw lo.They are kind women.
quantityhakɛ1 1hakɛá-ɛ́nquantity, content, amount, number ofsumahakɛcayahakɛcayahakɛán.compquantity, density
quarrelfunufunu 2funufunuú-ú-ú-úndispute, quarrel , argument, fightkami2 2kaminbe burning, be intense, to quarrel, be upsetkɛlɛ 1kɛlɛɛ̀-ɛ̀nquarrel, fight, battle, struggle, war, disputeU bi kɛlɛ la.They are quarrelling, fighting.fitinɛ1 2fitinɛí-í-ɛ́vto quarrel, get angry, fall out with
quarrelsomebalawu 3balawuà-à-únwarlike, quarrelsomecɛnin yɔrɔ bɛɛ balawu
quarrelsome personsabulamɔgɔsabulamɔgɔnquarrelsome person, aggressive person, fighter, bruiserbalawumɔgɔbalawumɔgɔà-à-ù-ɔ́-ɔ́nbruiser, fighter, quarrelsome person
quarter of a litrelitiri tilan naaninanlitiri tilan naaninanexpra quarter of a litre
quaytɛrɛntayɔrɔtɛrɛntayɔrɔnplatform, quay, wharf7.1.1Travel
queendamu2damuá-únqueenmasamusomasamuson.compqueen4.2Government2Person
quench one's thirstmin3 1minĩ̀vtdrink, quench one's thirstKɔni a bi jii min ?Does she drink water?
questionɲiningaliɲiningalinquestion, interrogation, requestɲiningali kɛaskU ye ɲiningali kɛ yala ni a ye burukinaden ye.They asked whether he was a Burkina citizen.siratigɛsiratigɛn.compquestion, problem, domain, perspective, occasion, opportunityɲininga 2ɲiningavtinterrogation, questionɲininga 1ɲiningavtask, questionX ɲininga Y laask X for YPolisicɛ y’a wele k’a ɲininga a ka sɛbɛw ra.The policeman called him and asked for his papers.A y’u ɲininga ko: Aw bi taga min ?He asked them, "Where are you going?"A ɲininga !Ask him!k’i yɛrɛ ɲiningato ask oneself
question markɲiningalitomiɲiningalitomin.comppoint of interrogation, question mark?9Language and Grammar
questionnaireɲiningalisɛbɛɲiningalisɛbɛnquestionnaire
quicktelimantelimané-í-ã́adjfast, quickMobili teliman lo.It’s a fast car.di4diíadj.predquick, rapid, fast, skilful, clever, effective, efficient, sharp, cutting
quick (be)telitelié-íadj.predfast, quick, rapid, agile, hurriedNe da ka teli wa ?Am I speaking quickly?I ka teli ne ye.You are faster than me.
quicklyjoona 1joonaó-ácfjoonateliyaadvquickly, rapidly, hasty, hurried, precociousI sera ka takisi ta joona wa ?Did you find a taxi quickly?
quietsuu4suuúadvvery quiet, totally silentBɛɛ y'i kɛ suu.Everybody observed a complete silence.
quiet (be)makunmakunv.refbe quiet, shut up, be silentMɔgɔ dɔw bi kuma caya. Mogɔ dɔw bi u mankun.Some people speak alot. Others don’t speak at all.
quieten downdusumadusumaù-ù-ávcalm down, pacify, appease, quieten down
quietlydɔgɔdɔgɔnindɔgɔdɔgɔninadvdiscreetly, lightly, gently, bit by bit, quietlytekutekué-úadvquietly, peacefully, without noise or hurryA sigi dalan kan tegu.He sat on the bed quietly.
quietnesssumalenyasumalenyancoolness, calm, quietness, gentleness, mildness, slowness
quinineniwakininiwakininquinine2.2.2Treat diseasekininikinininquinine2.2.2Treat disease
quitefin1 4finĩ̀very, utterly, quite
quiverton2 1tonnquiver
quotation markskɔnkɔnliwkɔnkɔnliwnquotation marks, inverted commas« ... »9Language and Grammarsanfɛkɔnkɔliwsanfɛkɔnkɔliwn.compquotation marks9Language and Grammar