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Akan Dictionary

Aba
Abesinia
Adwoa
Alatani
Alatanyi
Ananse
Antaateka
Arab-kasa
Asombɛn Mpoano
Boka Timɔ
Burokin
Bɔkina Faso
Gaananyi
Gambia
Gyɛmɛni
Hyeɔna
Israɛl
Itsekiri
Johannesburg
Karibiyɛn
Kinhyɛasa-Kongo
Kofi
Kongo-nyi
Kwaku
Kyeaena
Lisooto
Maako
Madagaska
Mankɛsemu
Misrim
Naegyerianyi
Nigyɛɛ
Nkrankasa
Sehyɛlsni
Soto-kasa
Takorade
Tanzania
Tuvalu
Viyɛtnam
Yuganda
Zembabuwe
a-ɛ-di-kan
a-ɛ-teɛ
abaawa
abaayewa
abakan
abakɔsɛm
abasobɔde
abasode
abirekyi
abowatia
abrɔba
abuwa
abɔbaado
abɔndua
adamfo
adanse
adantam sukuu
adantam-sukuu
adar
adende
adinkra
aduru
adwene mu
adwene-gyinae
adwumankaakyiri
adwumatumipuw
adwumatɔw
afe
afebɔɔ
aforafora
afɔre
ahiade
ahintasɛm
ahobrɛase
ahoma
ahotɔ
ahuhurobere
ahwɛyiemu
ahɔhofi
akaatia
akam
akansi
akate
akatua
akeka-akeka
akobɛn
akode
akokɔnyin
akokɔre
akomaso adeɛ
akrante
akyem
akyemfowa
akyerɛbaa
akɔndɔakɔndɔ
akɔnsɔn
aleluya
amambrɛ
amambɔe
amandeɛ
amanebɔ
amansuon
amanyɛ
ananade
anisoadehunu
anum
anyibere
anyibuei
anyidifata
anyiduado
anyina
anyinsuwa
anyiwamba
anyɛn-banyin
anyɛn-basia
apampa
apaso
apuei
apueɛ
apɔnkye
apɔtɔbibiri
asaaba
asawwura
ase
asomafo
asomuade
asorɛkye
asoɛe
asɛmpakanyi
asɛmpatrɛwnyi
asɛndii
atere
atlantek
atuduru
atɛkyɛ
awarfo
awerɛw
awie
awur
awɔwbere
ayamuhyehye
ayodiin
ayɛnkoyɛnko
ba
baabi
baako
baerɔs
bafa
bagua
bamba
banke
banyimba
bara
batadi
batakeri
batri
beabiara
beaeɛ
benabɔ
berdum
beriliyɔm
bese
bin
birim
bisade
bisafo
borɔsow
bosea
bowa
braban
brekese
bukyia
busua
bɔ ... asowa mu
bɔ ... asu
bɔ ... ho dawuru
bɔ ... mbɔden
bɔ ... patapaa
bɔdambɔ
bɔdes
bɔdɛe
bɔhyɛ
bɔmu
bɔn
bɔnka
bɔnsa
bɔta
bɔtɔ
bɔw
bɛhwɛadenyi
da famu
daadaa
daakye
dade
dampare
dasenyi
dawuru
de
dehye
dendenndene
di ... hene
di ... ho fɛw
di ... kyim
di ... kɔnkɔnsa
di ... nkonyim
di ... nyim
di yaw
dih
dobɛ
dodow
du num
dua
duabaa
dudo
dum
duru
durugya
duya
dwatire
dwonku
dwumadie
dwuw
dɔkono
dɔm
dɔre
dɔw
dɛmdie
dɛnkyɛmbo
dɛte
ebi a
eno
eyam
fa adwene
famu
fapem
farenyi
fawohodi
fere
fifiri
fikyiri
fuw
fɔkyee
gow
gu
gu nsu
guane
guatiri
gunsu
gyaade
gyae
gyagowa
gyama
gye ... to mu
gyengyɛn
gyinabew
gyinse
gɔta
hiani
hokafo
hram
hu ... mbobɔr
huei
huna
hurae
hwenedɔre
hwiir
hwɛ ... so
hwɛ-mu-dua
hyehyɛpɛ
hyera
hyew
hyɛ da
hyɛn
hyɛnhyɛmbo
hyɛpɛɛ
hɔhoɔ
hɛnkani
ilɛktrɔn
intanɛte
ka ... ho
ka ... hyew
kaabɔn
kabɔ
kalɛnda
kapentanyi
kasa-nkyerɛase
kasafua
kasahare
kaw
kente
ketekete
koankorɔ
kokoo
kokoram
kontaa
kontoromfi
koodu
kooko
kootaa
kotoku
krakye
kramonyi
kratebiew
kristosom
krɔkrɔw
kuma
kuna
kwaakwaa
kwadum
kwaedu
kwansera
kwanseranyi
kwanyɛn-asia
kwanyɛn-suon
kwata
kwatanyi
ky
kyekye ... ne werɛ
kyekyeretenyi
kyembiri
kyenam
kyenan
kyere ... kɔm
kyerɛma
kyerɛpɛn
kyiis
kyikyi
kyikyiikyi
kyima
kyinkyinga
kyiri
kyɛm
kyɛsika
kyɛw
kɔ mu
kɔbea
kɔfe
kɔnmuade
kɔnomnsanyi
kɔr
kɔwensanyi
kɛkɛ
kɛsepaa
kɛtɛasehyɛ
ma ... kwan
ma ... so
maa
mambɔenyi
mane
manegya
manyamanya
mapa
mbeamudua
mberebɛn
mbire
mboano
mbrɛw
mbuae
mbubui
mbususɛm
mbuwado
mbɔdembɔ
mbɔre
mbɛnsuon
me-wo-ne
mem
mfaso
mfatoho
mfɛfo
moma
mona
mpɔtamunyi
mudie
muka
namɔn
nana
nane
nantiri
nantwinam
ndaasegye
nduamu
nea ɛtɔ so mmiɛnsa
ngaa
nino
niwklɔs
niwtrɔn
nkenyan
nkodwobo
nkontaabu
nkran
nkrantee
nkrumsi
nkrɔm
nkyekyɛmu
nkyerɛkyerɛmu
nkyetɔn
nkyia
nkyɛkyɛre
nnoboa
nnyɛ
nsaamaa
nsabow
nsanodwuma
nsuhyɛn-gyinabea
nsukɔm
nsunsuansoɔ
nsusono
nsusui
nsutene
nsutɔbere
nsɔe
nsɔhwɛ
ntamu
ntentan
ntoaso-sukuu
ntoasoɔ sukuu
ntodo
ntoma
ntontom
ntropo
nu
nua-basia
numa
nyaatwem
nyankoma-ketebowa
nyankontɔn
nyansanyi
nyanya
nyena
nyi
nyinkyɛre
nyinsɛn
nyinyande
obi a ɔboa dɔm ano
obi a ɔnnyɛ edwuma
onufo
onyaa
oo
osuanyi
paepe
pah
pam
pan
pande
pasar
pataku
patapaa
patapaanyi
penke
petuw
piesie
plastek
pofonyi
pra
protɔn
prɔw
puw
pɔw
pɛnyi
sa ... yare
saekɔ
sakasaka
sansa
satwanyi
sayense
sedua
sekɛɛte
sera akwan
serdaa
serekye
setɔɔ
si kwan
sider
sika
sika-apaam
sikakorabea
sirete
sisipopo
sisiw
siw ... kwan
skɔlahyepe
sohori
some
somebo
soɛe
suhyi
sukuu
sukuunyi
sɔfopɔn

sɛ woreyɛ biribi yie
sɛlɛri
tafere
takontaar
takra
tan
te apɔw
tebɔɔ
tee
tene
tera
tete
tetɛw
tia
tiefi
tii
tiihyɛɛte
tim
timtimni
tirimuden
to famu
toa
totɔ
tow ... gu
tow ... kyene
tow aba
tow abasa
trɔke
trɛw
tu ... fo
tuatew
tuatewnyi
tugu
tumfuru
tumi
tun
twa ... ano
twako
twetwe
twitwa
twitwiw
twontwom
tɔ nko
tɔfe
tɔnnyi
tɔw
tɛlɛvihyɛn
ukelele
vaelɛt
wansan
wene
wentwiwentwi
winwin
woanasodi
woho
wudinyi
wɔ ... pande
yamu
yareba
yareɛ
yi ... adi
yi ... so
yiedi
yɛ ... atuu
yɛ ... ayeforo
yɛnko
Ɔlgyeria
ɔdefoɔ
ɔdɔ
ɔksegyen
ɔsɔ
ɛ-tɔ-da-bi-a
ɛho mmuaeɛ
ɛyɛ
.