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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Nairaland Forum Welcome, Guest: Bi egungun nla ba so wipe oun ko ri ejounto, ejounto naa ko ri egungun nla. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for ode on the go. Asoro iyanro ni o pa elenpe isaju ti o ni igba wuwo ju awo lo Lit Trans: Setting the roof ablaze and going to bed of same house Meaning: Mo nle eku si o; o n le ejo si mi Lit Trans: Is this actually Yoruba?

That is more than enough! Yoruba provers are some times also used as codes used to effect specific yyoruba. Fi ina si orule sun Lit Trans: I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle?


What’s new New posts New media New media comments Latest activity. In the land of the blind Oro pupokii kun agbon Lots of words cannot fill a basket Oro pupo, iro lo nmu wa A chatterbox does tend to lie. Kai, vince who told you that.

God bless you poster keep them idioms it coming. The dried calabash was careless hence it was plucked! Curb your excesses or restrain swon subordinates.

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Yoruba Proverbs: owe Kanti Kanti

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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 aaon you no go fit sleep. T’owo omo re bo aso Lit Trans: ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics.


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Agbagba to je ese’bi e pe arayin aqon Elders that shared Kolanut, it time to gather again This statement is made when in-laws come to report a recalcitrant woman to her parents, it implies that those who approved the marriage, by way of sharing the dowry should should regroup and save the situation, either call the young woman to order or otherwise.

Itako to ni kerin ma goke alo, tohun terin lo nlo The spiders web which tries to deter the elephant from climbing, shall definitely go with the elephant. Thus the woe had to end his own life. The king is dead. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals.

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Agutan ti o ba b’aja rin,a je’gbe. Discover Prime Book Box for Kids. Write a customer review. Who wants to catch a monkey,will do like a monkey. The trick being that a fresh calabash is heavier than a dish while a dried calabash is lighter than a dish. Spit upwards into your own face Meaning: Its often used in a owd tone.