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Yoruba Proverbs: owe Kanti Kanti

Discussion in 'MOVIES IN AFRICAN LANGUAGES' started by vince, Apr 18, 2004.

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  1. vince

    vince Well-Known Member

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    Oya,after all those thousands of yoruba movies y'all have seen,let's see if you have all learnt some owe awon agba ati omode,ofcourse! ;)
    One per post.
    I start:
    L' owe,l' owe,la'n lu ilu agidigbo.
     
  2. lady_vexy

    lady_vexy Heart that is Sweet

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    aboro la un so fo mo luabi eni be de inu e a dodidi {am i rite :cool:}
     
  3. vince

    vince Well-Known Member

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    No you're not! :)
    Abo'ro la'n so fun omo luabi,t'o ba de inu re,adi odindi.
     
  4. vince

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    Ogota,ogota,owo alaru a pe.
     
  5. Gen Sani Abacha

    Gen Sani Abacha SUPREME DICTATOR

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    Omo ti ko n'iya, kii d'egbo enyin. { From ma pa dis one is :p }
     
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    Nkechi New Member

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    Ti ebiti o ba pa era, a fi eyin fe le yin
     
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    Some funky translation to juice it up plzzzzzzzzz

    Won ni elefo o, oni ''efo mi ki nse taatan o''

    Translation
    Someone calls out........Veg seller, (Veg seller replies)wotsup, my veg ain't from refuse dump o. :p
     
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    B'ewure ba fo ju wehin,a f'epe f'elepe.
     
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    Owo omode ko to pepe ti agbalagba ko wo keregbe

    What is pepe & what is keregbe
     
  10. vince

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    Pepe,i think means ALTER
    Keregbe is .....can't remember.
     
  11. vince

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    Igi gongo ma gun mi l'oju,at'okeere lati'nwo.
     
  12. toyin

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    Keregbe is a gourd which is used as container
     
  13. toyin

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    Bina ba jo ni, to jomo eni, tara eni laa ko gbon
     
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    vince Well-Known Member

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    Exactly!Thank you my sister! :)
     
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    vince Well-Known Member

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    Bi'se o ba pe ni,a ki pe'se.
     
  16. toyin

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    You Are Welukoomu

     
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    This one was popular at school during test and exams

    Aigbofa la nwoke, ifa kan o si ni para
     
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    another one

    a nbga adiye re lowo iku.. oni a je ki oun lo jeun ni.

    we are saving the fool from death.. he says we dont want him to live!!!
     
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    one of my fav

    adiye da mi ni ogun nu... mo si ma fo leyin.
     
  20. Okestra007

    Okestra007 Mr. Lover Man

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    I was someone to finish this one;

    Enikan kin ga Akata lowo Akiti ......
     
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