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Nama
Ethnologue code: NAQ
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I more detail ta
tita
te  (obj.)
ti  (poss.)
a͂tab  (poss.)
a͂tas  (poss.)
atai  (poss.)
 
thou more detail sa˗du
sats  (m.)
ts  (m.)
sa˗go  (m.)
sas  (f.)
sa˗so  (f.)
s  (f.)
sa˗du  (poss.)
˗tsa  (obj.)
a͂˗du  (poss.)
sa  (m.)(poss.)
sa˗go  (m.)(poss.)
a͂ts  (m.)(poss.)
a͂˗go  (m.)(poss.)
a͂tsa  (m.)(poss.)
sa˗so  (f.)(poss.)
a͂s  (f.)(poss.)
a͂˗so  (f.)(poss.)
a͂sa  (f.)(poss.)
 
we more detail gye   (obj.)
se  (obj.)
da  (obj.)
 
this more detail neː
 
that more detail ǁnaː noú
 
who more detail tarie
 
what more detail taree
ma͂
 
not more detail tama
tite
ǀkei
ga
ta
 
all more detail hoa
 
many more detail ǂgui
 
one more detail ǀgui
 
two more detail ǀgam
 
big more detail gei
 
long more detail geixu
 
small more detail ǂkari
ǀgaː
ǁaro
 
woman more detail aos
khois
 
man more detail khoi˗b
aob
aro˗b  "male"
 
person suggest equivalent  
bird more detail anib
 
dog more detail arib
 
louse more detail tsoa
 
tree more detail heib
 
seed more detail ǃkomi   (pl.)
 
leaf more detail ǂgais
 
root suggest equivalent  
bark more detail sorob
a͂b
 
skin more detail khob
 
meat more detail ǁgani
 
blood more detail ǀaub
 
bone more detail ǂkoːb
 
fat (n.) more detail ǁnuib   "grease"
 
fire more detail ǀais
 
egg more detail ǃuwus
 
horn more detail ǁnaːb
 
tail more detail ǃha͂b
 
feather more detail ǃami
 
fish suggest equivalent  
hair more detail ǀ'u͂b   (head)
ǀu͂ː  (head)
 
head more detail tanás
 
ear more detail ǂgais
 
eye more detail mura
 
fingernail more detail ǁgoros
 
nose suggest equivalent  
mouth more detail ams
 
tooth more detail ǁgu͂b
 
tongue more detail nam˗i
 
foot more detail ǂeis
ǃnoás  "heel"
 
knee more detail ǁgoab
 
hand more detail ǃomi
 
belly more detail ǃnaːb
ǃgoweb
ǃnuvús  "stomach"
ǁkhomí  "stomach"
 
neck more detail ǃaub
 
breast more detail sams
 
heart more detail ǂgaob
 
liver more detail a͂ib
ǁno͂ab
 
drink more detail
 
eat more detail ǂu͂
 
bite more detail ǃnai͂
tsowa
 
see more detail mu͂
geː
goː
ǂhou
 
hear more detail saró
ǁnou͂
 
know more detail ǂan
 
sleep more detail ǁom
 
die more detail ǁo
ǁkei ǀheire
ǀkáwi
 
kill more detail ǂaː
ǃgam
 
swim more detail tsa͂
 
fly (v.) more detail dóe
ǁhei
 
walk more detail ǃgu͂ŋ
ǁa  "go"
ǃgu͂ŋ  "go"
ta͂i  "run"
ǃhare  "run"
ǂari˗gei  "run"
ǁnuru  "run"
 
come more detail si
haː
ǂnuwu
 
lie more detail ǁgoe   (down)
 
sit more detail ǂnu
 
stand more detail ma͂
 
give more detail ǀkai
ma
ǃnare
 
say more detail mi
khom
ǂnouǂnou
gawa  "speak"
ǃgava  "speak"
ǁneː  "speak"
gei  "speak"
ǃneibe  "speak"
 
sun more detail sores
ǂkanis
 
moon more detail ǁkha͂b
 
star more detail ǀgamiros
ǂkani
 
water more detail ǁgami
 
rain more detail ǀ'awi   (v.)
tu  (v.)
save  (v.)
 
stone more detail ǃnoːs
ǀuis
 
sand suggest equivalent  
earth more detail ǃhub
tsəráb
 
cloud more detail ǀnanus
 
smoke more detail ǀani
 
ashes more detail thao˗b
tsaob
 
burn more detail ǂhuru   (intr.)
 
road more detail dao˗b   "path, road"
 
mountain more detail ǃhomi
ǀuib
ǃnomis  "hill"
 
red more detail ǀavá
ǂgani
 
green more detail ǃam
 
yellow more detail ǃhuni
 
white more detail ǃuri
 
black more detail ǂnu
 
night more detail tsuχub
 
warm more detail ǀgam
ǃnai
ǀgam  "hot (v.)"
 
cold more detail ǃkei
ǃkeib
 
full more detail ǁa͂
ǀoa
ǁkhouni
 
new more detail ǀasa
tom  "young"
ǂkam  "young"
 
good more detail xama
ǃga͂i͂
 
round more detail ǃguvu
 
dry more detail ǂna͂   (adj.)
 
name more detail ǀons
 
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