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ka2Verbto remainKaa ka kɔksaalɛ.And two hundred remained.
ka1conj.and (connecting two sentences)Kaa ka kɔksanaasi.And four hundred remained.
kaabul-saNounhorn, trumpetKaabullɛ baa hu ali gɔɔli ti ni.They are playing horns at the dancing place.
kaam-saNoun(type of) fruitBa kpa kaam aa zɔŋ disaau.They often use ‘kaam’ when they’re making soup.
kaasaVerbto cry loudlyYɛrɛ be ti chiŋi aa kaasi?Why is the baby crying loudly?
kaburekabursaNountalismanKabure wa wer.A talisman is not a good thing to possess.
kagba-naNoun(straw) hatYau kagba a nyɛ min.Buy me a straw hat.
kagsagadj.very hardBasig ŋmaha tɛɛnɛ du kagsagrɛ.The ground on Basig’s farm is very hard.
kakahakakasaNoun(type of) treeTampulimsa wara buksi kakaha daa -.The Tampulmas do not use the ‘kakaha’ tree for firewood.
kakarka-saNoun(local) stick fenceMu kaa baŋsi kakarkarɛ.I want to make a local fence.
kakul-aNounyam moundTika mou kakulle.Tika is making a yam mound.
kakumakakusaNoundonkeyKakuma nyɛn kankoor dama ni.There is a donkey in the chief’s house.
kalaŋ-saNounsleeping matKalaŋ malɛ kpoku lalaknɔ.Sleeping mats are costly now.
kamantoosi disadisisaNountomato soupKamantoosi disa lɛmu.Tomato soup tastes very nice.
kamsa-saNoun(type of) yamKamsa wa buto lalaknɔ.They don’t grow ‘kamsa’ yams any more.
Kamuŋnuur-saNounTwi speakerYa nyana Abraham ya Kamuŋnuurrɛ.Our father Abraham is a Twi speaker.
kaniVerbto sit, to sit downKani aa pɔ min.Sit and wait for me.
Kanjaga-saNounBulsa personBaal ti wa ya Kanjaga.The man is not a Bulsa person.
kantiVerbto make a new farmTika nyɛn kanti nɛɛ.Tika is making a new farm.
kantoonŋakantoonŋsaNounKoma personBaal ti ya Kantoonŋa.The man is a Koma person.
kanvilimakanvilimsaNounwhirlwindKanvilima fa gbine dɛ ti.The whirlwind took the roof off the room earlier today.
kanvilima kpok-aNoun(strong) whirlwindKanvilima kpok fa ya nha nɔ a boti bugil ti.A strong whirlwind came earlier today and broke the tree.
kanyitaNounpatienceChendaha o kpak ma kanyita.That is why he is patient with you.
kapalakapalsaNounfufuZinan kapalsiwa ba tuksi dama ti ni.They pounded fufu in the house today.
karanziniNounkeroseneKaranzini nyɛn yawa ni aa yogli.There is kerosene in the market for sale.