This dictionary was last updated at July 25, 2017, 2:31 p.m.

B

ba-sp. var. ofbe-causative perfective aspect
balalatisp. var. ofpelalatibody
be-causative perfective aspectba-pe-
be-reiterative perfective aspect
becogo1altar2seat; thronebeco-alta

Hear it in Tlacochahuaya Zapotec: bcu

Hear it in Teotitlán del Valle Zapotec: baku

Hear it in San Lucas Quiaviní Zapotec: bcu

becoxillasheep, ewepecodogxillacottonpecoxilla huinisheepbeco-shee

Hear it in San Lucas Quiaviní Zapotec: zhily

Hear it in San Lucas Quiaviní Zapotec: zhily

Hear it in Tlacochahuaya Zapotec: zhily

Hear it in Teotitlán del Valle Zapotec: xhi’ily

Hear it in San Lucas Quiaviní Zapotec: zhily

bejuanalordBesuanabexuanapejuanabeju-lord

Hear it in Teotitlán del Valle Zapotec: bexhuang

belaiftebelaifbela-if

Hear it in Tlacochahuaya Zapotec: bel

Hear it in San Lucas Quiaviní Zapotec: bal

Hear it in Teotitlán del Valle Zapotec: bel

belalatisp. var. ofpelalatibody
benemudFeria 5r 2.3oalica cani yoo cuyaa beniati, chela yagalati yoo nazaca, cani penna yoo cuyaanitruly people were formed from the earth, and not from good earth, but they were formed from mudyoo pènnebene-mud

Hear it in Tlacochahuaya Zapotec: bany

Hear it in San Lucas Quiaviní Zapotec: bany

Hear it in Teotitlán del Valle Zapotec: banny

benegolasp. var. ofbenigolaold person
benequichasp. var. ofbeniquichasick person
benexiinichildbenipersonxinichild
benipersonbeni-persbenexiinichildbeni zaZapotec personbeniatipeoplebenigolaold personbenigonawomanbenigotidead personbeniniguiomanbeniquichasick person

Hear it in San Lucas Quiaviní Zapotec: buny

Hear it in Teotitlán del Valle Zapotec: beny

Hear it in Tlacochahuaya Zapotec: bëny

benido (perfective stem)ronido
beni zaZapotec personbenipersonbeni-zapo

Hear it in San Lucas Quiaviní Zapotec: buny Dizh Zah

beniatipeople, human kindbenipersonbeni-peop

Hear it in Teotitlán del Valle Zapotec: beniit

Benigichijsp. var. ofbeniquichasick person
benigolaold personbenipersongolaoldbenegolabeni-oldp

Hear it in Tlacochahuaya Zapotec: bëngul

Hear it in Teotitlán del Valle Zapotec: bengul

Hear it in San Lucas Quiaviní Zapotec: bangual

benigona1woman2wifebenipersongonawoman, femalebennigonaabeni-woma

Hear it in Teotitlán del Valle Zapotec: beny gunà’

benigotidead personbenipersoncotidie (perfective stem)beni-dead
benigueche1servant2vassal
beniguichasp. var. ofbeniquichasick person
beniniguiomanbenipersonniguiomale, manbeniniquiobeni-man

Hear it in Teotitlán del Valle Zapotec: beny ngiu

Hear it in Tlacochahuaya Zapotec: nayu

Hear it in San Lucas Quiaviní Zapotec: buny nguiu

beniniquiosp. var. ofbeniniguioman
bennigonaasp. var. ofbenigonawoman
beosp. var. ofpeomoon, month
besosesp. var. ofbixocefather
Besuanasp. var. ofbejuanalord
bexuanasp. var. ofbejuanalord
beyosp. var. ofpeomoon, month
bezelodevilbeze-devi
bi-perfective aspectvi-
bi-and (used in complex numbers)chijnio bij tapaanineteen
bichidrybich-dry

Hear it in Tlacochahuaya Zapotec: nabiz

Hear it in San Lucas Quiaviní Zapotec: mbiaz

Hear it in Teotitlán del Valle Zapotec: biiz

bichichi1treasure2moneypichichibich-treabichichi nagachigoldbichichi nagaosilver
bichichi nagachigoldbichichitreasurena-stative asp.nagachebe yellowbich-gold
bichichi nagaosilverbichichitreasurebich-silv
bichinadeerbich-deerpichina conaox, bull

Hear it in San Lucas Quiaviní Zapotec: bzeiny

Hear it in Teotitlán del Valle Zapotec: bzïin

Hear it in San Lucas Quiaviní Zapotec: bzeiny

biga1necklace2ringbiga-neck

Hear it in Tlacolula de Matamoros Zapotec: wga

Hear it in Teotitlán del Valle Zapotec: biga’a

Hear it in Tlacochahuaya Zapotec: bga

Hear it in San Lucas Quiaviní Zapotec: bga

Hear it in Teotitlán del Valle Zapotec: bigà’a

Hear it in Teotitlán del Valle Zapotec: biga’

biganaservant
bijnijsp. var. ofpinnijseed
bisasp. var. ofbizaborder marker
bitanisp. var. ofbytanihuipil
bitao1great life force, great spirit2God (great spirit)-taogreatvito
bixocefatherbesosebixosebixozebyxoocepisosepixocevixocetatafatherbixo-fathbixoce copabitaopriestbixozecolagrandfather

Hear it in Teotitlán del Valle Zapotec: bixus

bixosesp. var. ofbixocefather
bixozesp. var. ofbixocefather
bixyowitch, sorcererbixy-witc

Hear it in Tlacochahuaya Zapotec: bcha’á

Hear it in Teotitlán del Valle Zapotec: bidxa

Hear it in San Lucas Quiaviní Zapotec: bzhya

biysaasp. var. ofbizaborder marker
bizaborder markerbisabiysaabiziapisavijzavissaavizabiza-bord

Hear it in Teotitlán del Valle Zapotec: biza

bizanasibling of the opposite sex, sister (of a man), brother (of a woman)biza-sibl

Hear it in Teotitlán del Valle Zapotec: bizaa’n

Hear it in San Lucas Quiaviní Zapotec: bzyan

Hear it in Tlacochahuaya Zapotec: bza’an

biziasp. var. ofbizaborder marker
bytanihuipil (a traditional garment)bitanibyta-huip
byxoocesp. var. ofbixocefather