English meaning of the Dagbani word daaŋa


  1. cooking-place, kitchen (cooking-area in traditional house: may be between two rooms (rural, small house) or area windproofed with low walls and/or canopied with a roof on pillars in the middle of the courtyard (large or town house)
    • hearth, fire-stand (three stones maybe plastered with mud, supporting round-bottomed pots over the fire)
      • tongs
        • a fire-pot, brazier, censer (portable)