Pronunciation (Yadda ake faɗi)
- (uncountable) A fire is a chemical reaction that makes heat and flames. <> yadda ake kiran wuta da hausa - wata halitta ko iska mai zafi wadda ake ƙona/gasa/dafa abu da ita.
- (countable) Something that has made or can make this chemical reaction, such as a campfire. <> abin wuta, makamashi.
- We sat around the fire singing songs and telling stories.
- (countable) The, often accidental, occurrence of fire in a certain place which leads to its full or partial destruction. <> gobara.
- There was a fire at the school last night and the whole place burned down.
Plain form (yanzu)
3rd-person singular (ana cikin yi)
Past tense (ya wuce)
Past participle (ya wuce)
Present participle (ana cikin yi)
- (transitive) To set something on fire. <> tada wuta.
- (transitive) To shoot (a gun, cannon or a similar weapon). <> harbi (kamar harbin bindiga).
- We will fire our guns at the enemy. <> Za mu harbi bindigogin mu ga maƙiyan mu
- (intransitive) To shoot a gun, cannon or a similar weapon.
- Don't fire until you see the whites of their eyes.
- To end the employment of an employee because of something they did wrong. <> sallama/sallami daga aiki.
- She should fire the employee that stole from the company. <> Ya kamata ta sallami wannan ma'aikacin da ya yi sata daga kamfanin.