"ṣọwọn" meaning in Yoruba

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Verb

IPA: /ʃɔ̀.wɔ̃́/
Etymology: ṣe (“to make, to be”) +‎ ọ̀wọ́n (“rare, scare”) Etymology templates: {{compound|yo|ṣe|ọ̀wọ́n|t1=to make, to be|t2=rare, scare}} ṣe (“to make, to be”) +‎ ọ̀wọ́n (“rare, scare”) Head templates: {{head|yo|verb|head=ṣọ̀wọ́n}} ṣọ̀wọ́n, {{yo-pos|verb|ṣọ̀wọ́n}} ṣọ̀wọ́n, {{yo-verb|ṣọ̀wọ́n}} ṣọ̀wọ́n Forms: ṣọ̀wọ́n [canonical]
  1. to be rare, to be special, to be unique
    Sense id: ṣọwọn-yo-verb-4Y5lbmT0 Categories (other): Yoruba compound words Disambiguation of Yoruba compound words: 47 53
  2. to be expensive
    Sense id: ṣọwọn-yo-verb-xWzpz9h6 Categories (other): Yoruba compound words Disambiguation of Yoruba compound words: 47 53

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      "args": {
        "1": "yo",
        "2": "ṣe",
        "3": "ọ̀wọ́n",
        "t1": "to make, to be",
        "t2": "rare, scare"
      },
      "expansion": "ṣe (“to make, to be”) +‎ ọ̀wọ́n (“rare, scare”)",
      "name": "compound"
    }
  ],
  "etymology_text": "ṣe (“to make, to be”) +‎ ọ̀wọ́n (“rare, scare”)",
  "forms": [
    {
      "form": "ṣọ̀wọ́n",
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      "expansion": "ṣọ̀wọ́n",
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      "expansion": "ṣọ̀wọ́n",
      "name": "yo-pos"
    },
    {
      "args": {
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    }
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  "lang": "Yoruba",
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        "to be rare, to be special, to be unique"
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        "to be rare, to be special, to be unique"
      ]
    },
    {
      "categories": [
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      "glosses": [
        "to be expensive"
      ],
      "id": "ṣọwọn-yo-verb-xWzpz9h6",
      "raw_glosses": [
        "to be expensive"
      ]
    }
  ],
  "sounds": [
    {
      "ipa": "/ʃɔ̀.wɔ̃́/"
    }
  ],
  "word": "ṣọwọn"
}
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    "Yoruba lemmas",
    "Yoruba terms with IPA pronunciation",
    "Yoruba verbs"
  ],
  "derived": [
    {
      "word": "ìṣọ̀wọ́n"
    }
  ],
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      "args": {
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        "3": "ọ̀wọ́n",
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        "t2": "rare, scare"
      },
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      "name": "compound"
    }
  ],
  "etymology_text": "ṣe (“to make, to be”) +‎ ọ̀wọ́n (“rare, scare”)",
  "forms": [
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      },
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    },
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        "2": "ṣọ̀wọ́n"
      },
      "expansion": "ṣọ̀wọ́n",
      "name": "yo-pos"
    },
    {
      "args": {
        "1": "ṣọ̀wọ́n"
      },
      "expansion": "ṣọ̀wọ́n",
      "name": "yo-verb"
    }
  ],
  "lang": "Yoruba",
  "lang_code": "yo",
  "pos": "verb",
  "senses": [
    {
      "glosses": [
        "to be rare, to be special, to be unique"
      ],
      "raw_glosses": [
        "to be rare, to be special, to be unique"
      ]
    },
    {
      "glosses": [
        "to be expensive"
      ],
      "raw_glosses": [
        "to be expensive"
      ]
    }
  ],
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    {
      "ipa": "/ʃɔ̀.wɔ̃́/"
    }
  ],
  "synonyms": [
    {
      "word": "ṣọ̀ọ́n"
    }
  ],
  "word": "ṣọwọn"
}

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