ko-a (intransitive verb) to be dry, shrivelled; to be withered. eonit nges akuwan: she/he is shrivelled, has withered (by age or illness). eonit nges akan: she/he is poor: her/his hand dry. eonit nges akituk: she/he is hungry. eonit nges etau: she/he is thirsty, parched. eonit nges akou: she/he is thick-headed. eonit nges egur: she/he is very thin, bony. eonit ngesi kotoma Amusugun: she/he speaks English very well. kane eonit: on the dry land.