Wash Your Hands and Escape the Hangman

You have 16 attempts to guess the word represented by the dashes below. Each wrong guess builds up the Hangman's equipment. Whether you win or lose, you will learn how to use a dictionary. Find the word in the mini-Akan Dictionary and click on the word to learn its meaning in other languages.

Akan Dictionary

Adwoa
Alatani
Arab-kasa
Asombɛn Mpoano
Boka Timɔ
Burokin
Bɔkina Faso
Gaananyi
Gambia
Gyɛmɛni
Hyeɔna
Karibiyɛn
Kongo-nyi
Kyeaena
Madagaska
Mankɛsemu
Nigyɛɛ
Nkrankasa
Sehyɛlsni
Soto-kasa
Tanzania
Tuvalu
abaawa
abaayewa
abakan
abakɔsɛm
abasobɔde
abirekyi
abowatia
abɔbaado
adamfo
adanse
adantam sukuu
adar
adinkra
adwumatumipuw
adwumatɔw
afe
aforafora
ahiade
ahobrɛase
ahoma
ahotɔ
akaatia
akansi
akobɛn
akode
akokɔnyin
akokɔre
akomaso adeɛ
akrante
akyem
akyemfowa
akyerɛbaa
akɔnsɔn
aleluya
amambrɛ
amambɔe
amansuon
amanyɛ
ananade
anisoadehunu
anyibere
anyibuei
anyiduado
anyina
anyinsuwa
anyiwamba
anyɛn-banyin
anyɛn-basia
apampa
apaso
apuei
apueɛ
apɔnkye
asaaba
asawwura
asomafo
asomuade
asorɛkye
asoɛe
asɛmpakanyi
asɛmpatrɛwnyi
asɛndii
atere
awie
awur
ayamuhyehye
ayodiin
ayɛnkoyɛnko
ba
baako
bafa
bagua
bamba
bara
batadi
batakeri
batri
beabiara
benabɔ
berdum
beriliyɔm
bese
bin
birim
bisade
borɔsow
bukyia
bɔ ... asowa mu
bɔ ... ho dawuru
bɔ ... patapaa
bɔdambɔ
bɔdes
bɔdɛe
bɔn
bɔta
bɔtɔ
bɔw
da famu
daakye
dade
dampare
dasenyi
de
dehye
di ... hene
di ... kyim
di ... kɔnkɔnsa
di ... nkonyim
di ... nyim
di yaw
dobɛ
du num
dua
dum
duru
durugya
dwuw
dɔkono
dɔre
dɛte
eno
eyam
fapem
fawohodi
fere
fifiri
fikyiri
fuw
gow
gu nsu
gunsu
gyaade
gyae
gyinabew
gyinse
gɔta
hiani
hram
hu ... mbobɔr
huei
huna
hurae
hwenedɔre
hwiir
hwɛ ... so
hwɛ-mu-dua
hyera
hyew
hyɛn
hyɛnhyɛmbo
hyɛpɛɛ
hɛnkani
intanɛte
ka ... ho
kaabɔn
kalɛnda
kasafua
kente
ketekete
kokoo
kokoram
kontoromfi
koodu
kooko
kotoku
krakye
kramonyi
kratebiew
krɔkrɔw
kuma
kuna
kwaakwaa
kwaedu
kwansera
kwanseranyi
kwanyɛn-asia
kyekye ... ne werɛ
kyekyeretenyi
kyembiri
kyenam
kyerɛpɛn
kyiis
kyikyi
kyikyiikyi
kyima
kyinkyinga
kyiri
kyɛm
kyɛw
kɔbea
kɔfe
kɔnmuade
kɔnomnsanyi
kɔwensanyi
kɛsepaa
kɛtɛasehyɛ
ma ... kwan
maa
mane
manegya
manyamanya
mapa
mbire
mbrɛw
mbuwado
mbɔdembɔ
mbɔre
me-wo-ne
mem
mfɛfo
moma
mona
mpɔtamunyi
muka
namɔn
nantiri
nantwinam
nea ɛtɔ so mmiɛnsa
ngaa
nino
niwklɔs
niwtrɔn
nkodwobo
nkran
nkrantee
nkrumsi
nkrɔm
nkyetɔn
nsaamaa
nsabow
nsuhyɛn-gyinabea
nsukɔm
nsusono
nsutene
nsɔe
nsɔhwɛ
ntentan
ntoasoɔ sukuu
ntodo
ntoma
ntontom
ntropo
nu
nua-basia
nyaatwem
nyankoma-ketebowa
nyankontɔn
nyansanyi
nyena
nyinkyɛre
nyinsɛn
nyinyande
onyaa
oo
pah
pam
pan
pande
pasar
pataku
patapaa
patapaanyi
penke
piesie
plastek
pra
protɔn
prɔw
puw
pɔw
pɛnyi
sa ... yare
saekɔ
sakasaka
sansa
satwanyi
sedua
sekɛɛte
serdaa
serekye
sider
sirete
sisiw
somebo
soɛe
suhyi
sukuunyi
sɔfopɔn

tafere
takontaar
takra
tan
te apɔw
tebɔɔ
tee
tetɛw
tia
tiefi
tii
tiihyɛɛte
tim
timtimni
tirimuden
to famu
toa
totɔ
tow ... gu
tow ... kyene
tow aba
tow abasa
trɔke
trɛw
tuatew
tugu
tumfuru
tun
twako
twitwa
twitwiw
tɔ nko
tɔw
ukelele
vaelɛt
wansan
wene
wentwiwentwi
winwin
woho
wudinyi
wɔ ... pande
yamu
yareba
yareɛ
yi ... adi
yi ... so
yiedi
yɛ ... ayeforo
yɛnko
ɔdefoɔ
ɔksegyen
.