Akan Teleteaching Course

Annex 2: Body parts

abakn, pl. mmakn wrist 

abatiri, pl. mmatiri n shoulder 

abatw, pl. mmatw n elbow 

abdwes, pl. mmdwes n beard 

abdwe, pl. mmdwe n chin 

afn, pl. mfn n cheek 

afuro, pl. mfuro n stomach, womb 

ahmu n groin 

ahrawa n lungs 

akoma, pl. nkoma n heart 

aky n back 

an kosua n eye ball 

an / anwa n eye, eyeball, corona 

anakyi neye-lid 

ano n mouth 

anofafa n lip 

apampam, pl. mpampam n crown of the head 

asene, pl. nsene n waist 

as n ear 

astre n auricle 

atk n occiput, back of the head 

awode n womb, afterbirth 

ayaase, pl. nyaase n lower belly; abdomen; pubiregion 

bwer, pl. mmwer n finger or toe nail 

etri, pl. atri n head 

bo n chest, breast 

hwene, pl. ahwene n nose 

kn, pl. akn n neck 

nan, pl. anan n foot 

s n tooth 

to, pl. ato n buttocks, bottom 

tw, pl. atw n vagina, female genital, sex organ, vulva 

gyaa, pl. nnyaa n leg (the leg from the knee to the foot) 

koko n chest 

kokuromote, pl. nkokuromote n thumb 

kotodwe, pl. nkotodwe n knee 

kte, pl. nkte n penis, male genital 

moma  n forehead 

nantuo, pl. anantuo n calf of the leg 

nnsoaa n toe 

nw n hair, fur 

nsa  n hand(s), arm(s) 

nsat n finger 

nufu(o) n 1. breast 2. udder 

bas, pl. abas n arm 

sr, pl. asr n thigh 

()yafunu n1. stomach, belly 2. uterus 

ss, pl. nss n lower part of the back 

tkyerma n tongue 

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