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Dictionary of Itsekiri names

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Published by Mofe Books in Benin City [Nigeria] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Names, Itsekiri -- Dictionaries.,
  • Names, Personal -- Itsekiri -- Dictionaries.,
  • Itsekiri language -- Etymology -- Names -- Dictionaries.,
  • Names, Personal -- Nigeria -- Dictionaries.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Mac. Oma. Eyeoyibo.
    GenreDictionaries.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 116 p. :
    Number of Pages116
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19547641M
    ISBN 109783086758
    OCLC/WorldCa47970687

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Genre/Form: Dictionaries: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Eyeoyibo, Mac. Oma. (Macauley Oma.). Dictionary of Itsekiri names. Benin City [Nigeria]: Mofe. Genre/Form: Dictionaries: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Eyeoyibo, Mac. Oma. (Macauley Oma.).

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equal abé n. guilt (in a case or law-suit)File Size: KB. Isekiri has no descendants or varieties listed in Wiktionary's language data modules. Category:Terms derived from Isekiri: Categories with terms derived from Isekiri in various specific ge family: Volta-Niger.

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Efe don't twist itsekiri names and meaning, EDEMA IS Does Not HAVE ANY CONNECTION TO EDO language. ONLY PEOPLE OF ITSEKIRI,ILAJE,OWO,AND IJEBU BEAR SUCH NAMES. AND IT IS VERY UNFORTUNATE OF U TO SAY " any itsekiri wordthat has no Yoruba origin is either borrowed from Edo or urhobo".

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