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maPronounyou (plural)Leenee maa la?Where are you going?
maafa biNounbulletLa maafi bɛ nɔ a la gba kɔha zinan.Take these bullets and go hunting in the bush today.
maana-saNoun(senior) brotherBasig maana ya Tɔmi.Tommy is Basig’s senior brother.
maasamaasisaNounmillet cakeLa yau maasisa wa nyɛ min.Go and buy me some millet cakes.
mag dɔŋaVerbto be equalBisa taa ziŋziŋ mag dɔŋwa.The height of the two children is the same.
magaadj.allAmaga laata i pa chen.You did not collect it all.
magsiVerbto measureMagsi mu dɛɛ ti zachik zinan.Measure the foundation of my room today.
Maka laaliNounpilgrimage to MeccaMaka laali saha ha wa tel.It is not yet time for the pilgrimage to Mecca.
makaranta-saNounIslamic schoolMakaranta sukuu wato barnɔ.There is no Islamic school here.
malɛ diili niviisiniviiseNounauditorAtika baal ya malɛ diili niviisire.Atika’s husband is an auditor.
malɛ guriNouncounting moneyBaal ti wa zim malɛ guri.The man doesn’t know how to count money.
malɛ vɛ kpokiNounlow costBasig nyɛn dama naa malɛ vɛ kpoki.Basig lives in a low cost house.
mali bar dawidawɛNounbankAtika baal ya mali bar dawi tumtumnɛ.Atika’s husband works at a bank.
mali pɛŋiNoun(borrowing) moneyMali pɛŋi kinkan wa wer.Borrowing too much money is not a good idea.
mampil-aNounroofDɛ ti mampil tii lulu.The roof of the room is leaking.
mampil falifalɛNoun(new) roofMampil fali ya dɛ ti.The room is newly roofed.
mampil kɔhaNounroofing grassBaal ti dɛu mampil kɔharɛ.The man is looking for roofing grass.
MampirikamampiriksaNounMamprusi personBaal ti wa ya Mampirika.The man is not a Mamprusi person.
man-aNounvaginaNihaan ti ŋɔ di o man wa kpak alaafɛɛ.The woman has a vaginal infection.
manchere-saNounblacksmithManchere nyɛn ya dama ni.There is a blacksmith living in our house.
mango-saNounmangoMango bugla nyɛn Daboya ni kinkannɛ.There are many mango trees in Daboya.
mango hoo-taNoun(fresh) mangoMango hoota tɛ bugil ti ni.There are fresh mangoes on the tree.
mango sɛɛm-aNoun(ripe) mangoMango sɛɛma tɛ mango bugil ti daha.There are ripe mangoes on top of the tree.
maniika-saNouncorn millDaase yau maniikarɛ.Daase has bought a corn mill.
maniika bunkol-aNouncornmill stoneBaŋ maniika bunkol.Fix the stone for the cornmill to rest on.