Just like hakuna matata means no worries in Swahili, kosi wahala means ‘no problem’ to the Yoruba people.
What is the meaning of Kosi?
Meaning:born on Sunday. Kosi as a boy’s name is of Ghanaian origin, and the meaning of Kosi is “born on Sunday”.
What does Kilode mean in Nigerian?
English Translation. why. More meanings for kilode. why adverb.
What does Doko mean in Yoruba?
Here is doko meaning in English: ineffective. decentralization.
How do you say love in Nigerian?
“Mo ni fe re” is Yoruba for “I love you” and literally translates to “I have your love.” Yoruba language needs little introduction as it is one of the 4 official languages of Nigeria.
What does Oya mean in Nigerian?
‘Oya’ is one Nigerian slang that has no definite meaning, however, it is used in a given context which could mean come, let’s go, start or basically just an endearment to begin something or respond. It is commonly used across the nation and in some neighbouring countries too.
What does ooo mean in Nigerian?
If you paid attention, you’d notice that like most Nigerian exclamatory words, ‘O’ connotes more than one idea/reaction. It can be the answer to a call. It can be used in agreement. It can also be used to reiterate a point.
Do Ko meaning in English?
To KO someone means to hit them so hard that they become unconscious. [informal]
How do you greet someone in Yoruba?
Ẹ n lẹ (en-le): Hello
The tradition of the Yoruba people places much emphasis on greetings generally – it’s a very significant part of their culture, especially when addressing older people. The women kneel down to greet, while the men lay flat on the ground facing downwards. Ẹ n lẹ means hello in this part of Nigeria.
What does Na you sabi mean?
Na you sabi. Definition: 1. A subtle way of saying ‘I don’t care what you think’
How do you say bye in Nigerian?
Igbo: Ka omesia. Yoruba: Oh dah-boh. English: Goodbye.