- Sick, not well. If you are ill you are have bad health, you might have a disease. <> marasa lafiya, mai ciwo, majinyaci
- One boy died and the other is seriously ill in the hospital.
- I am ill <> Ina ciwo = ba ni da lafiya = ina rashin lafiya.
- and whoever is ill or on a journey - then an equal number of other days. <> kuma wanda ya kasance majinyaci ko kuwa a kan tafiya, sai ya biya adadi daga wasu kwanuka na dabam. = Wanda basu da lafiya ko suna tafiya suyi daidain wasu ranaku. --Qur'an 2:185
- (slang) If you are ill you are angry or disturbed. <> mahaukaci