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Adinkra STEM

Adinkra STEM: Basic Terms

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Adinkra STEM

Ahoɔden: Energy

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Einstein’s theory of Special Relativity.

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Adinkra STEM

Nhyɛ: Force

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Sir Isaac Newton’s Second Law of Motion.

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Anatomy Education

Male Genitalia in Akan

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Anatomy Education

Anatomy of Vulva in Akan

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Adinkra

Kintinkantan

[Kintin] – “Puffed up”

[Kantan] -“Extravagance”.

Transliteration – “Puffed up extravagance”

Meaning – Symbolizes the nature of some individuals who are arrogant, pompous and bossy.

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Anatomy

Heart (Akoma) Chambers in Adinkra Language

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Adinkra

Epa

[Epa] – “Handcuff”.

Transliteration – Handcuff.

Meaning – A symbol of the uncompromising nature of the law to offenders and discourage slavery.

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Adinkra

Ese Ne Tekrema

[Ese] – “Teeth”

[Ne] – And

[Tekrema] – “Tongue”

Transliteration – “The teeth and the tongue”.

Meaning – Friendship and interdependence.

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Adinkra

Hwemudua

[Hwemu] – “Measure”

[Dua] – “Stick”

Transliteration – “Measuring Stick”.

Meaning – “Symbolizes strive towards perfection.”