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a dictionary of
bakobako

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bi

bi
verb particle, multiple verbs
bika
bell pepper. from phonic similarity to (peppa) pig
bisha
first person pronoun: i, me, we, us, etc. from english bitch.
biwa
messy

be

be
negation word; not. append to an adjective to invert the meaning; prepend to a verb to cancel it.
beni
clean, fresh, pure
bewika
zero, none, no (quantifier)

bel

bel
good

bo

bo
but
bodo
cold. onomatopoeia of "brrr" sound
boka
to have sex

ba

ba
question word at start of sentence, imperative particle at end
badi
what; subject pronoun
badel
separates multiple subjects; and
bado
to die
badobado
blood, the colour red
baki
what; object pronoun
bako
to speak; onomatopoeia from speaking noise
bakobako
speech, language
bashisha
police; army; any other oppressive force, abstract or concrete
bano
what; verb pronoun
bawoka
fat, wide

bal

bal
stop; usually used in writing at the end of phrases to separate thoughts. in verb form, usually used with the imperative particle.
balbal
heavy

di

di
them, they; third person pronoun
didi
green, young, new
dika
small

de

de
or, maybe, perhaps
dedi
bone state measure word

del

del
cup; bowl; other receptacle; a thing to put things in; proposition in

do

do
here
dodo
to love; the concept of love; passion; from onomatopoeic heartbeat
doki
new
doshi
near, close
dono
to come; came
dona
long
donadal
to think about; to consider; to weigh up

da

da
stone state measure word
dada
to say, said
dadal
to be called
dako
day
dakaki
to read; to advise; to help; to learn. from dal kaki "give knowledge"
dawe
warm, hot
daweshi
to be dry

dal

dal
mind; to think; an individual; thought
dalda
to believe; to state; to understand
daldal
philosophy
dalbeni
hello; greeting; from "pure mind"

ki

ki
thing
kido
this
kiki
number three
kinel
that
kiwa
bald; smooth

ke

ke
perfect aspect prefix

kel

kel
bad; evil. from contraction of french quelle horreur

ko

ko
smoke; black

ka

ka
fire state measure word
kaki
to give; to receive. potentially a contraction of wika ki "hand thing"
kaka
fire, flame
kashi
to be bright
kashikashi
the sun
kawa
short

kal

kal
to suck; place
kalboka
brothel
kalkal
nipple

shi

shi
second person pronoun; you

she

she
tree
shewa
tidy, organised, groomed

shel

shel
sharp
shelbe
blunt, dull

sho

sho
water, liquid
shoka
thumb, number one, finger
shone
wet

sha

sha
two; pair
shawi
cute; small
shawa
straight; artificial; man-made; unnatural

shal

shal
flesh state measure word

ni

ni
fish

ne

ne
like; having properties of; because
neda
person, people
nedabewika
nobody, no one
newal
cat

nel

nel
other; alternate

no

no
abstract nominalizer; forms an abstract noun from a root
nono
food, sustenance. potentially an onomatopoeia of eating noises
nowa
peaceful

na

na
many
nabe
few
nakal
salt. from phonic similarity to NaCl
nana
all, every

nal

nal
tea (drink)

wi

wi
period of time
wibodo
night
widel
also; and; separates multiple objects
widal
to study; a meditation session
widalwidal
lesson
wikido
now
wika
hand; arm; number five
wikabeshoka
number four
wikane
to have; to hold; to carry
wikanedal
to know. to have knowledge
winana
always

we

we
bean; seed
wewi
path, fin, narrow

wel

wel
to be

wo

wo
sacred state measure word
woka
music
wowo
big; to be important

wa

wa
wellness; health
waba
breast
wakel
sickness

wal

wal
yellow