1) Ebi npa ejo, ahun nyan, ati ahun ati ejo, eran jije ni fun olode; Both the tortoise that taunts a hungry snake are edible meat (preys) to a hungry hunter. 2) Orisa. Yoruba Proverbs: owe Kanti Kanti I beg like someone has already cited ‘Ti oro ba sonu owe la fi wa’. Ni ilu awon afoju,oloju kan ni oba. Breadcrumb Navigation. Search · Catalog; Iwe itumọ awọn owe ati ede Yoruba: English translations of Yoruba phrases and proverbs.

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Yoruba Idioms: Owe Yoruba, Itunmo Re Ati Lilo Re – Culture – Nigeria

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Yoruba Proverbs: owe Kanti Kanti

In the land of the blind Oba wo aja Lit Trans: Oro pupokii kun agbon Lots yoruna words cannot fill a basket Oro pupo, iro lo nmu wa A chatterbox does tend to lie. That means owe help for deep and more understanding of any conversation. Its often used in a derogatory tone.


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It awakened, refreshed, oww rejuvinated my love for the Yoruba language. Spit upwards into your own face Meaning: Showing of 1 yoruuba. Bi araale eni ba nje kokoro, ti a ko ba sofun, hunrun hunrun re ko ni je ki a sun loru If ya neighbour dey chop ants and you no warn am, when hin begin dey suffer you no go fit sleep.

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Omode gbon agaba gbon la fi da awin. The unsuspecting king thinking of a fresh calabash answered that the calabash was heavier, but then chief claimed his reference was to a dried calabash making the king’s answer wrong.

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Which is heavier, a calabash or a dish? Proverbs are mostly inexplicable,but they sound cool. Yoruba provers are some times also used as codes used to effect specific orders.


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If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? Thus the king had to end his own life. I beg like someone has already cited ‘Ti oro toruba sonu owe la fi wa’. The king has climbed into the attic Meaning: First Prev 7 of 10 Go to page. The dried calabash was careless hence it was plucked!