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01 AGH -
01 EDO - o͉nawosagade ; | nie͉gbe͉nutu ; | e͉wonaxa :

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02 ENG - he said to Osa, come ; | let (me) kill (him) for utu ; | country said :

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03 AGH -
03 EDO - Osa umalue͉se ; | o͉wę : lahǫ, ke͉ti ; | ke͉legala̯i,

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04 ENG - Osa you did wrong ; | he said : I beg, stop ; | from to-day on,

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05 AGH -
05 EDO - walema, | a̯iyalutu ; | o͉mobǫga̯iyugbo,

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06 ENG - if you cook fufu, | sacrifice to utu ; | if you take child to farm,

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07 AGH -
07 EDO - agaginya ; | o͉ke͉dǫgade ; | no͉mo͉mobǫ, | ogarhieyugbo ;

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08 ENG - look yams ; | from that day on ; | who gets children, |can take them to

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09 ENG - farm ;

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10 AGH -
10 EDO - ninya̯iemazǫ | o͉gagęle.

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11 ENG - whose yams don't grow | can look them.

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12 ENG - XIX.

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13 AGH -
13 EDO - Oviu͉gwe | o͉nawe͉rha̯i ; | o͉woisa ;

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14 ENG - A poor woman | said to her tather ; | said to Oisa ;

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15 AGH -
15 EDO - o͉leriagmo͉ ; | agmo͉ñie͉rienale͉gafe ?

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16 ENG - she was going to the world ; | world which she was going to, she

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17 ENG - would reach ?

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18 AGH -
18 EDO - Osa | o͉wineho̯i ; | o͉wine͉gido͉vie͉ ; | Osa o͉nawę̀ :

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19 ENG - Osa said all right ; | she said she would buy a slave ; | Osa | said :

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20 AGH -
20 EDO - e͉ninuewo ? | o͉nawigogboya ; | Osalobwa o͉nawę̀ . axia ;

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21 ENG - your name what ? | She said : "Igogboya" | Osalobua said "go" ;

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22 AGH -
22 EDO - o͉lo͉na . ariagmo͉ | o͉naxa : | o͉vie͉, | nine͉gade͉,

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23 ENG - so she went to the world | she said ; | slaves, | which she would buy,

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24 AGH -
24 EDO - i͉gwe, | o͉kp̠a̯inyǫli | le͉gavio͉leyi ; | o͉le͉dinagmo͉

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25 ENG - in villages, | two hundred and one | she would put ; | she came to the

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26 ENG - world ;

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27 AGH -
27 EDO - ake͉bio̯i ; | o͉kweṅwa | o͉nadosue͉ki ;

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28 ENG - some one bore her ; | she grew | she began to trade in market ;

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29 AGH -
29 EDO - o͉nado[a]do͉vie ; | o͉kweabi͉gwo͉kpa̯inyo͉li ;

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30 ENG - she came buy slaves ; | she put them in two hundred and one villages ;

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