Babel

The Tower of Babel (Genesis 11: 1-9)

Dangme

Babilon mɔ ɔ

  1. Sisije ɔ, gbi kake pɛ lɛ a tuɔ ngɛ je ɔ mi tsuo.
  2. Benɛ nihi bɔni blɔ hiami kɛ je beleku je ɔ, a ba su nga kplanaa ko nɔ ngɛ Babilonia zugba a nɔ, nɛ a hi lejɛ ɔ.
  3. A de a he ke, “Nyɛ ha nɛ waa po bliikisi nɛ waa sã ngɛ la mi nɛ e he nɛ wa.” A po bliikisi ɔ, nɛ a hla zu nɛ ngɛ kaa amã nɛ a kɛ maa nu bliikisi ɔ kɛ bla kɛ ma tsu.
  4. A de ke, “Nyɛ ha nɛ waa po ma ngua ko ngɔ ha wa he, nɛ waa ma mɔ nɛ e yi mi nɛ ya su hiɔwe. Ke wa pee ja a, wa ma na biɛ, nɛ wa be gbɛe ngɔ fia zugba a nɔ tsuo.”
  5. Kɛkɛ nɛ Yawɛ kple si nɛ e ba hyɛ ma a, kɛ mɔ ɔ nɛ jamɛ a ni ɔmɛ ma a,
  6. nɛ e de ke, “Ɛhɛɛ, nimli nɛ ɔmɛ ɔ, nimli kake ji mɛ, nɛ gbi kake a tuɔ; nɔ́ nɛ a nyɛ tsu momo ji nɛ ɔ nɛ. E be kɛe nɛ nɔ́ tsuaa nɔ́ nɛ a suɔ ɔ, a maa pee.
  7. Nyɛ ha nɛ wa kple si nɛ wa ya tsaka a gbi ɔ; konɛ ke nɔ ko tu munyu ɔ, e nyɛmi nɛ ko nu sisi hu.”
  8. Kɛkɛ nɛ Yawɛ gbɛ mɛ ngɔ fĩa zugba a nɔ tsuo, nɛ a kpa ma a pomi.
  9. A wo ma a biɛ ke Babilon, ejakaa lejɛ ɔ Yawɛ tsaka ni ɔmɛ a gbi ɔ ngɛ, nɛ e gbɛ mɛ ngɔ fĩa je ɔ mi tsuo.

Source: https://www.bible.com/bible/2265/GEN.11.DANGME

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Tower of Babel in Kwa languages

Akan (Twi/Fante), Chumburung, Dangme, Ga, Gonja, Nzema, Twi

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