Adinkra Symbols

Adinkra alphabet is derived from Adinkra symbols. The original Adinkra symbol is modified for ease of writing.

Further modification is done from the standard Adinkra Alphabet to the simplified Adinkra Alphabet.

Click on the links below to access the literal and hidden meanings of Adinkra symbols.

  1. Adinkrahene   
  2. Bi Nka Bi  
  3. Ɔwɔ Foro Adobɛ  
  4. Dame Dame  
  5. Ɛban   
  6. Fawohodie  
  7. Gye Nyame  
  8. Hwemudua  
  9. Ɛse Ne Tɛkrɛma  
  10. Ɛpa  
  11. Kintinkantan  
  12. Mmerɛ Dane  
  13. Mpatapɔ  
  14. Nkyimu  
  15. Nyame Biribi Wɔ Soro  
  16. Pempamsie  
  17. Dɛnkyɛm  
  18. Asase Ye Duru  
  19. Sankɔfa  
  20. Aya  
  21. Nea Onnim No Sua A, Ohu  
  22. Bese Saka  
  23. Wawa Aba  
  24. Akokɔnan  
  25. Duafe  
  26. Fihankra  
  27. Dwennimmɛn  
  28. Ɔsram Ne Nsoromma  

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