rice

Naija

Etymology

From: English rice

Pronunciation

  • rîs

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Noun

  • Seed or grain from plant wey de dey boil con chop when e don soft.
  • A bag of rice is eighteen thousand.  — (WAZK_01_Mose-And-Ubike_DG__33, A bag of rice costs eighteen thousand.)
  • Rice, and beans, na im de dey buy for market.  — (WAZP_02_Porico_M__100, The demand for rice and beans is high.)

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Translations

  • English: rice (Oryza sativa)