Igbos come show your proverbs skills

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    Igbos are well renowned for their use of proverbs or idioms in expressing themselves. Let us build a catalogue of these proverbs with explanation in English language so that other tribes will appreciate how rich our heritage is.

    Igbo Kwezuenu!!!

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    Re: Igbos come show your proverbs skills

    Am frm delta let me drop one
    onu ge ku oye wa gua ge kwe (i knw really show say i write am well but thiz iz wht it meanz na mouth go talk na who dem tell go believe (something like that)
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    Re: Igbos come show your proverbs skills

    hmmm

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    onaghi adi nma, nwanyi maachaa nma e were akpa garri kwara ya efe!

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    Agbusi gbaa otule omuru ako
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    eni ba da omi tutu si waju lo ma te le tutu............. Meaning he who pours water in front will surely match on a wet ground.............

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    Ewu na mba, ji adøgh ehi u³ra.

    A goat in town, yam will not sleep.
    E lewe ukwu Egbue ewu.

    A buxom waist that makes her man(husband) kill a goat for her when he looks at it.

    Kama anu³ ewu ga ese u³ka, ka ozu gbara aka laa.

    Instead of goat meat to cause trouble, let the cops go with nothing.

    Ekwem n& aka fee nku-aka o³ bu³ru mkpa.

    A handshake that extends beyond the elbow results in something else.

    Ebe onye dara ka chi ya kwaturu ya.

    Where one falls is where his god pushed him down.

    Udele ru³o³ u³ka ra mmiri, mmiri amagbuo ya.

    A stubborn vulture gets beaten by the rain.

    Ihe di woro ogori azuala n& ahia.

    What was secret is revealed in the market place.

    Asø na azøza adøgh mkpa, u³tu³tu³ a cho³o³ ya. ya.

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    9CE...KEEEP DEM CUMING

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    1.Awo anaghi agba oso efife na efu..meaning==there is reason 4 anytin dat happens..                        2.Nwata bulie Nna ya elu, ogodo aghachie ya anya..Neva go astray 2 d principles o4 ur parents,coz if u do, d detriments will rely on u..e.t.c will b right mek

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    Dis 1 na yoruba na

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    Ihe onye metala ojiri isi ya buru.                  Anything dat bad u ar doing u will bear de brunt

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    Jiri ehihe choba ewu ojii.                              Meaning:make heir while sun shine

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    nce ones guys
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    Nice thread....
    I ibo dunno hw 2 speak it tho

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    slim denn u nid to learn o!u gonna luv it
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    Nobody is gonna teach me men
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    HAPU IHE NIILE TARA NA ABALI KA HA BURU IHUHU

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    o wu ya.ma agbusi agbaghi otele kwan
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    NDI BANYI MMA MMA NU!!!!!!

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    OKIRIKIRI KA ANA AGBA UKWU OSE,ANAGHI ARI YA ELU

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    ndi bee anyi.oge erula mgbe ndi igbo ga eji asusu ha me ihe na Nigeria. O kariala,umu igbo amaghizi ka esi asu asusu ha nihi okwu bekee(ENGLISH)
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    Nwata bulie nna elu... Ogodo ya ahuchie ya anya
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    dimkpa weere amu doba na otele emegharihi ahu.....o dobara ya ebeahu na o parking space kao gini???
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    odiri easy...


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