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Yoruba "express You Self In Proverbs "owee"" by s4: 5:45pm On Dec 07, 2009
Ile Oba to jo, Ewa lo bu si.

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Re: Yoruba "express You Self In Proverbs "owee"" by s4: 5:48pm On Dec 07, 2009
Eyin kule lota wa, inu ile laseni ugbe.

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Re: Yoruba "express You Self In Proverbs "owee"" by s4: 6:03pm On Dec 07, 2009
Ile lan wo ka to so mo loru ko.
Re: Yoruba "express You Self In Proverbs "owee"" by najayi: 6:05pm On Dec 07, 2009
Ti aba ti dagba, a ma nyogun ja.
Re: Yoruba "express You Self In Proverbs "owee"" by s4: 6:08pm On Dec 07, 2009
A i gbofa lanwo ke, Ifa kan o sini para.
Re: Yoruba "express You Self In Proverbs "owee"" by s4: 6:17pm On Dec 07, 2009
Agba kin wa loja kori omo titun wo

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Re: Yoruba "express You Self In Proverbs "owee"" by s4: 6:30pm On Dec 07, 2009
Patapata lan fogu, kumokumo lan detee, Oju afonfo tan Ija lo man da le.
Re: Yoruba "express You Self In Proverbs "owee"" by yousouph(m): 7:23pm On Dec 07, 2009
Ogun omode ole sere fun ogun odun
Re: Yoruba "express You Self In Proverbs "owee"" by Nobody: 1:57am On Dec 08, 2009
Ohunkohun ti eniyan ba se, ara re lo n se fun.
Re: Yoruba "express You Self In Proverbs "owee"" by Nobody: 4:38am On Dec 08, 2009
Folorunsho figi ogede gun ope.
Re: Yoruba "express You Self In Proverbs "owee"" by s4: 9:58am On Dec 08, 2009
Ipako onopako lanri, Enieleni lon ri teni.
Re: Yoruba "express You Self In Proverbs "owee"" by s4: 9:59am On Dec 08, 2009
Bami na omo mi, Ko de nu olomo.
Re: Yoruba "express You Self In Proverbs "owee"" by s4: 3:28pm On Dec 08, 2009
Oba ran ni ise, Odo oba kun. Ise oba o se ko, Odo oba o si se dakoja.
Re: Yoruba "express You Self In Proverbs "owee"" by Abojupupa: 5:17pm On Dec 08, 2009
1. Oju mewaa ko jo oju eni.
2. Ai rin jinna ni a ko ri ebuke okere.
3. ile laa wo ka to so omo loruko.
Re: Yoruba "express You Self In Proverbs "owee"" by kolaoloye(m): 5:25pm On Dec 08, 2009
Ti ogiri ko ba lanu alangba kole raye wobe
Re: Yoruba "express You Self In Proverbs "owee"" by s4: 5:38pm On Dec 08, 2009
Ija kumo kin rin losa, Eni abire kan kin rin ,loru.
Omode o le laso titi, ko la kisa bi agba.
Re: Yoruba "express You Self In Proverbs "owee"" by Nobody: 7:13am On Dec 09, 2009
FL Gators:

[size=18pt]Ohunkohun ti eniyan ba se, ara re lo n se fun. [/size]

Whatever anyone does, they're doing it on themselves. The consequence falls on you later grin
Re: Yoruba "express You Self In Proverbs "owee"" by foyeks2001(f): 3:43pm On Dec 09, 2009
1) da toro, da toro,agba ti o da toro, omi obe ni o je
2) san larin, aje lo mu ni pe koro
3) ti omode ba ko iyan ana, awon agba a fi itan ba le fun
Re: Yoruba "express You Self In Proverbs "owee"" by s4: 10:24am On Dec 10, 2009
@FL Gators, you are wonderful.
Please lets us all follow suit. Translate any proverb you submit here.
It is for the prosperity of Yoruba's, Yoruba Language, and the Yoruba Culture.
Please lets us together restore the gradually eroding glory of Yoruba Language.
Thanks all as you submit you bits.
E ka bo, A o jere opolopo ore ti o be ninu Ede yoruba oooooo.
Re: Yoruba "express You Self In Proverbs "owee"" by Nobody: 10:26am On Dec 10, 2009
s4:

@FL Gators, you are wonderful.
Please lets us all follow suit. Translate any proverb you submit here.
It is for the prosperity of Yoruba's, Yoruba Language, and the Yoruba Culture.
Please lets us together restore the gradually eroding glory of Yoruba Language.
Thanks all as you submit you bits.
E ka bo, A o jere opolopo ore ti o be ninu Ede yoruba oooooo.
wink wink

Ekute ri omo ode, nkan to be ri la fi protect ara e. [cant rem the yoruba word for protect lol]

Means that when a bush rat sees a hunter/huntress, he'll do anything to protect himself wink

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Re: Yoruba "express You Self In Proverbs "owee"" by s4: 11:02am On Dec 10, 2009
FL Gators, in as much as i like your contributions, i will appreciate we research more this words in Yoruba, so that we will not join the band wagon that are eroding the beauty of the yoruba traditions and language. Thank
Re: Yoruba "express You Self In Proverbs "owee"" by s4: 11:04am On Dec 10, 2009
Aei sin le olongbo, ile di ile ekute.


In the absence of a cat,the mouse becomes the king.
Re: Yoruba "express You Self In Proverbs "owee"" by Nobody: 11:06am On Dec 10, 2009
Sure, I'll get more research done wink
Re: Yoruba "express You Self In Proverbs "owee"" by s4: 11:35am On Dec 10, 2009
You welcome.


Eti baba nile eti baba loko, eyan lon je be.

ears at home, ears on farm, its human being.
Re: Yoruba "express You Self In Proverbs "owee"" by najayi: 12:39pm On Dec 10, 2009
A i sinile ologinni, ile wa di ile ekute.

ALL 'COS THE CAT IS NOT HOME, THEN THE HOUSE NOW BELONG TO THE RATS.
Re: Yoruba "express You Self In Proverbs "owee"" by s4: 2:43pm On Dec 10, 2009
Owo omode oto penpe, Ta gbalagba o wo kengbe.

What the elders can see sitting, the youth can not even standing on a stud.
Re: Yoruba "express You Self In Proverbs "owee"" by s4: 5:24pm On Dec 10, 2009
owun owo mi oto, ma fi gongo fa.

Trouble dey sleep yanga go wake am.
Re: Yoruba "express You Self In Proverbs "owee"" by kolaoloye(m): 8:31am On Dec 11, 2009
s4:

Owo omode oto penpe, Ta gbalagba o wo kengbe.

What the elders can see sitting, the youth can not even standing on a stud.
Owo omode oto penpe, Ta gbalagba o wo kengbe.
As infant's hands cannot reach the archive likewise an adult's hand cannot enter barrel.
Re: Yoruba "express You Self In Proverbs "owee"" by s4: 10:27am On Dec 11, 2009
@Kola Oloye thanks for the correction. That is the spirit. Lets bring in new owes and correct any wrong ones. grin
Re: Yoruba "express You Self In Proverbs "owee"" by s4: 4:53pm On Dec 11, 2009
Eni kan lon bi omo, igbaa owo lon tojue

A child is born to a parent, but hundreds of parent join hands to bring the child up.
Re: Yoruba "express You Self In Proverbs "owee"" by s4: 5:43pm On Dec 12, 2009
agbajo owo lafi n so aya, owo ko gbe eru dori
Re: Yoruba "express You Self In Proverbs "owee"" by Orilee9ice(m): 3:55pm On Dec 15, 2009
aje ke lana, omo ku leni, tani o mo pe aje to ke lana lo pomo je,
Adie funfun.ko mo ra re la'gba,

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