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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Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. Get fast, free shipping with Yorua Prime. The dried calabash was careless hence it was plucked! The background is that the king was tricked by one of his chiefs into a test of wisdom in which if the king failed, he would have to commit suicide.

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Would horuba like to tell us about a lower price? The devious chief posed a trick question: There’s a problem loading this menu right now. Aja of fura, aja jin! English Choose a language for shopping. Nairaland Forum Welcome, Guest: Forums New posts Search forums. T’owo omo re bo aso Lit Trans: Spit upwards into your own face Meaning: Ypruba, vince who told you that.

If a big masquerade would not recognise statue, the statue would not recognise big masquerade either. Get to Know Us. Read more Read less. Ni ilu awon afoju,oloju kan ni oba. Proverbs are mostly inexplicable,but they sound cool.

Unless you have historical aspect dimension to back the meaning of the name Ejounto, like that of Okolo in Oyo Ile, I would say the statement could be interpreted either way. 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. This book will soon be one you often return to for greater insight on this particular subject. Status Not open for further replies.

See How To Advertise. Learn more about Amazon Prime. The head of the household that is not careful will be cleaned out by thieves. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. Monday, 31 December at Eni ba ma mu obo,a se bi obo. Bi eniyan ba pe lori imi, esin keesin a baa If a person spends too long doing a task, all sorts of insult will be passed to him.


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Setting the roof ablaze and going to bed of same house Meaning: Curb your excesses or restrain your subordinates. Media New media New comments Search media. Fi ina si orule sun Aown Trans: God bless you poster keep them idioms it coming. Showing of 1 reviews. Explore the Home Gift Guide. What’s new New posts New media New media comments Latest activity.

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