Category: Akan Dictionary

  • Nton

    The self or spiritual determinants of an individual No aCdinkra ntcn Adinkra Nton Adinkra Virtue 1 sankcfa Sankofa Wisdom 2 pECmpamsiE Pempamsie Understanding 3 aCdinkrahECnEC Adinkrahene Mercy 4 damEC damEC Dame Dame Judgement 5 NamEC biribi wc soro Nyame Biribi Wo Soro Beauty 6 cwc foro adobe Owo Foro Adobe Victory 7 nECa onnim no […]

  • Akan Family System

    No Adinkra Akan English 1 agya Agya Father 2 ena Ena Mother 3 ba Ba Son/Daughter 4 nua Nua Sibling 5 agyawa Agyawa Father’s sister 6 agyawaba Agyawaba Agyawa’s child 7 wcfa Wofa Mother’s brother 8 wcfaba Wofaba Wofa’s child 9 wcfasE Wofase Sister’s child

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  • Akwaaba

    akwaaba Part of Speech: noun Language: Akan English Translation: Welcome Sentence (Adinkra): mE ma wo akwaaba. Sentence (Akan): Me ma wo akwaaba. Translation (English): I welcome you.

  • Harmattan

    harmattan Language: Akan Part of speech: noun. English Translation: A very dry, dusty easterly or northeasterly wind on the West African Coast, occurring from December to February.

  • Akan (Twi) Cardinal Signs

    Adinkra Akan English atifi Atifi North anaafoc Anaafuo South EpuEEe Epueee East atcEe Atoee West

  • Months in Akan

    A month in Akan is called bosome (bosomE). Akan has two different calendars; A lunar calendar used in coastal regions and a solar calendar. No Solar Month Akan Lunar Month Akan English 1 cpepcn Opepon sanda Sanda January 2 cgyEfoc Ogyefuo kwakwar Kwakwar February 3 cbenEm Obenem ebcw Ebow March 4 oforisoc Oforisuo ebcbira Ebobira […]