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gain n r, fn, f

gain v jr, r gb, r e

gallery n (art) dd wrn, dd lk

gamble v ta tt

gambler n/f ontt, atatt

gambler n/m ontt, atatt

game n ir, ir, y t d pa

gang n gb t sow p lti e kan

gap n (opening) ih l sn fo

garage n il pam k, il tne k aykl

garbage n dt

garden n gb

gardener n/f olko, olgb, agb

gardener n/m olko olgb agb

gardening n dd oko

gargle v w n fun, tu pp

garlic n y

gas n epo k, is, aff in

gasmask n ohun bom

gasoline n epo (mt)

gasp v yanu sl gba afffi tara fm hrhuru

gate n nu n delkn

gateway n bwlbwlwlojbod

gather v kjkp s ibkan jpjgb-j

gathering n kjkp s ibkan jpjgb-j

gauge n p dwn

gear n (car)ohun l t nm k rn

gear n (equipment) ohun l

gem n kta iyebye

general adj wpnkrti gbogbo n

general n (military) olr ogun, ggun

generally adv ngbkgblkplkol

generate v bbrm jded sl

generation n ran dr

generator n r r dr in mnmn

generosity n in rerenlaw

generous adj nn rerennlaw

genitals n bkl ara knrin tb obnrin, ok ti pn

genius n olye, amye, iwin

gentle adj n w ple jj

gentleman n bkn, onw rere, gbajm

gently adj pspsplplrralslsklkl

genuine adj lttltnojlw

geography n w kni npa gby

geology n k ohun in il nsl

germ n horsunbrkkr

gesture n esw

get v nrgbgb

geyser n orsun omi gbgbn t nr lti in il w

ghost n m iwin k

giant n mrn, asgbnl

gift n bn, r

giggle v rn rn kker

gill n rk ja jgbn

giraffe n gnfn *

girl n mbnrin

girl n mbnrin

girlfriend n r obnrin

give v fi fn, fi bn, jn

glacier n ynyn nl gbalasa

glad adj ye inddn

glamor n j

glamorous adj ti j

glance n w fr

glance v w fr, kfr, w wr

gland n

glare n kmndnmn

glass n (container)wo ondg

glass n (substance)dgwgbwjji

glasses n dg ojdg rranawwoj

glider n ohun mni y br

glisten v tan ml

global adj ti gbyti il gbogboti gbogbo n

globe n rubutu ayay

glorify v ynlgoe lgoyn

glory n goynl

glossary n w tmsy

glossy adj ddn

glove n bw

glow v gbn janjan

glue n te

glue v l, l-p

gnat n kantkant

go v (foot) rn, l,

go v (vehicle) rn, l

goal n (sport) pin sr je

goal n (target) pin

goat n bk

God n lrun, Oldmar

godchild n/f m bnitj nn j ongbgbm t a e tlhn fn lkk sm

godchild n/m m bnitj nn j ongbgbm t a e tlhn fn lkk sm

goddess n r obnrin

godfather n bb t e tlhn m lkk sm

godmother n y t e tlhn m lkk sm

goggles n dg ojaw

gold n wrwrgl

golden adj ti wronwr

goldfish n ja alw wr

golf course (n) gb nla gbalasa onkorko

golf n ir er ynb kan

golfer n/f elr

golfer n/m elr

good adj reresuwndra

goodbye n (depart) kni ti pny, n re o! dgbe o!

goodbye n (remain)db

goodness n ohun rere

goods n r ohun nj

goodwill n f in rere

goose n abo ppyeppye nl

gooseberry n ir so kan

gorge n funjfyjj

gorgeous adj ddrahhn

gorilla n nkb nk

gospel n hn reretn gb aiy Jsr dodo

gossip n r hnsr asnffsksk etuktu

gossip v sr hnsr asnffssks

govern v jbaksoolrtj

government n jbakso l

governor n alb jbaalkso lbal olrgmnajl

grab v j gbj lw

grace n ore-foj rerenfn

graceful adj ddralw

gracious adj olre-faln

grade n (level) iptjtbrdgba

grade v (level)m tjm dgba

gradually adj ddkrkr

graduate v to fnfngba oy n il k ggawn

graduation n ayy par k kk

graft n lml ka sn igi mrn

graft v lm

grain n wr irgbn kank gbdo y wn

gram n ir wn kan

grammar n m l r djdjgrm

grammatical adj ti mm l r djdj

granddaughter n m m lbnrin

grandfather (n/fa) bb bb, baba l (bb)

grandfather (n/mo) bb y, baba l (y)

grandmother (n/fa) y bb ni, y l (bb)

grandmother (n/mo) y y ni, y l (y)

grandson n m m lknrin

granite n kta ak dd

grant v fi fn, fi jk, gb

grant n bun fn i eohun t a fifnni

grape n so jr

grapefruit n romb nl

graph n wrn wn

grasp v dmfw gb mylye r

grass n korko

grasshopper n lg

grateful adj lp, moore

gratitude n dp, moore

grave n iboj, is k

gravel n kta ww, kta wr, yanrn

gravestone n kta or iboj

graveyard n t k

gravity n w gbjnl kanib

gravy n omi b, omitoro

graze v (animal) j korko

grease n r

greasy adj kn fn rlr

great adj olkktbilp

great grandfather (n/fa)bba bbnl

great grandfather (n/mo)bba yl

great grandmother (n/fa)ya bbnl

great grandmother (n/mo)ya ynl

greatness n ttbi

greed n wra, ojkkr, awun

greedy adj nwraljkkrlwun

green adj alw ewkoalw b-dpndttbd

greenhouse n il tj ohun gbn

greet v k, y m

greeting n kni ymn

grenade n ohun l jagunt fwj

grey adj t l w dd fr

grief n banjkndn

grievance n ohun banjdnohun t m bnj w

grieve v bnnjdnm n kdn

grill v fr m nidnwyan onj lr in

grim adj korror

grime n r

grin n rn dn

grin v rrn akrrn gn

grind v lpn

grip n gbmgbw

grip v gbmdm inin

groan n kroragbgbin

groan v krorakdrgbin

groceries n j l

groin n kt itan

groom n apoko inoltj ink-yw

groove n ih tb

ground n ildlplorsun

groundwork n pl

group n kjpdpkt

group v kjpdp

grove n igb kkerigb uru

grow v hsodgb

growl v k

growth n (development)dgbsk

growth n (physical)ddgb n

growth n (tumor)tnrn

grub n kkrdin

gruesome adj lrfonilytbr-bojo

grumpy adj onkanra

grunt v kn b ld

guarantee v e r

guarantee n ongbowr

guard n (device)b ro ni

guard n/f albbol

guard n/m albbol

guard v dbb

guardian n/f (law)ololtj algbtjgbw

guardian n/m (law)ololtj algbtjgbw

guess n almbs

guess v lmr s

guest n/f lejalpwj

guest n/m lejalpwj

guesthouse n il lejil r

guidance n tnfnhn

guide n/f amn

guide n/m amn

guide v tkasnt s nfi n hn

guidebook n w tnisn

guidelines n wn t tnisn tb fn han ni

guilt n bi ,

guilty adj jbi, dlbil

guitar n ohun n orin olkn tta

gulf n omi kun t y w in il

gullible adj t e ni n g

gums n erg

gun n bn, gb

gunner n aynbnargb

gust n aff jij

gut n fun

gymnasium n gbngn dray

gymnast n/f onijkad

gymnast n/m onijkad

gymnastics n er jkad, er draybrpbrpbrp

gynecologist n/f onwsn t ntj abown

gynecologist n/m onwsn t ntj abown

gypsy n/f alrnkalrnkirialfdml s ibkannit ngb kkiri

gypsy n/m alrnkalrnkirialfdml s ibkannit ngb kkiri

 

 

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