What does ma lo mean in Nigeria?

“Ma Lo” means “don’t go” in Yoruba, it was a record that we did while Wizkid was in Nigeria.

What’s the meaning of Ma Lo?

/’malo/ literary. bad , amiss , inappropriate.

What does MA mean in Nigerian?

Oga/Ma – sir/madam; Oga is Yoruba for chief or big boss. Oftentimes Madam is shortened to “Ma” and I’m still not used to having Nigerians older than me saying, “yes, Ma,”

How do you greet someone in Yoruba?

In Yoruba culture, respect is an important part of the cultural values. Therefore, when greeting the adults or someone older than you, it is polite to say, “E ku aro/E kaaro” (Good morning), “E ku Osan/E kasan” (Good afternoon), “E ku irole/E kurole” (good evening), and “E ku ale/E kale” (good night).

What is a malos?

Definition of malo

(Entry 1 of 2) : a loincloth that is now worn by Hawaiian men only on ceremonial occasions — compare maro.

What does Malo mean in Nigeria?

Naijalingo: malo. Malo. Definition: a derogatory term sometimes used to refer to a Hausa man.

Does Ma mean my?

One’s mother. ‘My ma called to ask if we’re having a cake.

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What does MA mean in front of a name?

According to RI 22.18A, we should add within parentheses the full form of an abbreviation in the heading when the full form is “known with certainty”. Long-standing Princeton practice has been to consider that the abbreviation Ma. in a personal name always stands for Maria.

How are you Igbo?

Useful phrases in Igbo

English Ásụ̀sụ̀ Ìgbò (Igbo)
Welcome Nnọọ Daalụ
Hello (General greeting) Ndeewo
How are you? Kedụ? Kee ka ị mee? Olee otu i mere? Kedụ ka ọ dị? Kee kwanụ? Kedụ ka ị mere?
Reply to ‘How are you?’ Ọ di mụ mma A di mụ mma

What does Eku Odun mean?

Eku odun ojo ominira. Congratulations! Eku ori ire. Enjoy! ( or: bon appetit)

What is Nigerian Hello?

Ẹ n lẹ means hello in this part of Nigeria. E se/o se: Thank you.

What does dupe mean in Yoruba?

Yoruba Translation. e dupe. More Yoruba words for thank you.

What do Yoruba call my love?

My love – ìfẹ́ mi

The most neutral phrase in Yoruba that doesn’t really depend as much on if you’re married or not is “ìfẹ́ mi”, which means my love.

What does Chai mean in Nigerian?

Chai! Definition: Usually exclamation, used to express grief, surprise, disappointment and anger, e.t.c see also choi.

What does Ihunanya meaning?

verb noun. en strong, positive emotion based on affection. Ha nwere ihunanya na olile anya na unu ga-emere ha. They look down upon you with love and hope.