Stella Dimoko Korkus.com: Igbo Proverbs And Their Meanings

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Monday, 7 November 2016

Igbo Proverbs And Their Meanings

Stella Abiala oooooh---LOL







Igbo kweenu......... Ya...
Igbo kweenu.............ya
Igbo kwezuonu.......... Iseee....




Umunne m awuchi kwanu m ozo.
Ana m ekele onye obula no ebea,nke onye chiri ya zere.

A choro m k'anyi kparita uka maka ILU.

Gini bu ilu?
Ilu bu mmanu ndi igbo ji eri okwu.
Ilu na-eme ka asusu anyi na-ato uto.

Odi mkpa na ezi nwafo igbo obula ga-ama atu ilu.

Obu ya mere ndi igbo jiri si na; Atualu nwa omara ,omara, mana atualu ofeke ofenye isi n'ohia.

Odi mkpa na onye Igbo obula ga amakwa nkowa ilu gasi.

Ndi Igbo n'ekwu si ; onye aturu ilu kowara,imara na ego ejiri luo nne ya nara n'iyi.

Ihe m na-akowa bu na onye Igbo obula ga-ama etu esi atu ilu ma na-akowakwa ya.


UFODU ILU IGBO NA NKOWA YA.

1.ILU....... Agadi nwanyi da nda abuo,aguo ihe obu n'ukpa onu

NKOWA....... Ihe mekaria, a choo ihe kpatara ya.


2. ILU......... Ukwa ruo oge ya o daa

NKOWA...... Ihe ruo oge ya o mee.


3. ILU.......... Ka eletechaa ka mgbo ji atu nwa enwe n'isi.

NKOWA......... Ka amatasia ihe n'ile na-egbu mmadu.


4. ILU........ Were ehihie choo ewu ojii

NKOWA........ Emee ngwa emehalu odachi


5. ILU...... Iru di mma adighi mma itu mbo

NKOWA........ Onye ana akwanyere ugwu adighi mma ime ihe ga ewetere ya ajo aha ma obu ihere.


6. ILU....... Asokata eze anya, ekpuru nkata n'ihu gwa eze okwu.

NKOWA...... onye ana akwanyere ugwu nwere ihe o ga-eme, i wepu ihere baara ya mba.


7. ILU........ Ukpana okpoko gburu,nti chiri ya.

NKOWA...... onye ana adu ndumodu mana onughi, o nwere ihe mere ya,o di n'isi ya.


8. ILU....... Anu gbaa nwata, ohu okporoko ijiji, o gbaba oso.

NKOWA...... ihe mee mmadu, ohu ihe yiri ihe ahu,ujo atuba ya.


9. ILU.......... Ntutu,ntutu ka akpa ji eju.

NKOWA...... obere,obere ka eji emecha ihe buru ibu.


10. ILU....... Adighi agba aka ahu nwata eze.

NKOWA...... Ego di mkpa ma ana-eme ihe siri ike.


Ndi oma m ji eje mba, o gwu kwanu ka ora m n'onu taa.

O ga amasi kwa m ma unu bia tukwa ilu nke unu ebea.

Onye tuta ilu abuo ma kowaa ya,o nwekwara *OBERE* onyinye m nwere m ga enye gi.

Ka anyi jedebe ebea taa,ubochi ozo anyi achuo n'owere nchi.

K'odi oge ozo

Ahuru m unu ncha n'anya

Unu nara nsusu

BV AMANDA FAVOUR






*Okay,Unu enjoy,anu ma bia inugo?



106 comments:

Anonymous said...

Mba oh!
Isi na awam, reading this will make it worse!

Anonymous said...

Abeg this language is hard to read. Very primitive with plenty consonants. My eyes. No wonder it sounds like people are fighting war when spoken

Loveme Jeje said...

Amanda favour how market? how your business

victoriousehis said...

Abeg let me speak my Edo
Ivbi'Edo nu zomo wakoyor o

xxxTrinityxxx said...

Reading igbo is so difficult

danny fisiye said...

Is alright




#GODWIN

amanda favour said...

Hehehe....
Ngwanu osetigo....

amanda favour said...

Stella,ebeee ka idebere onu nsusu nyere umunne m...

JACINTA MBACHU said...

Igbo idaala nuoooo

Dietitian Nezz! said...

Nne igbo gi di uto n'nti.
Aka Aja aja m'ebute onu mmanu mmanu...
Nkowa-igba mbo,iri juo afo.

Ideato/ilaje blood said...

Chimamanda!!!

Chukwu Gozie gi

Chike TEFLON said...

1:ILU - Nwata akwo n'azu amaghi n'eje di usually.
NKOWA - onye Ana emere ihe adighi ama na ihe siri ike.
2:ILU: awo adighi agba oso ehihe na nkiki.
NKOWA : Ihe adighi eme na nkiti.
3: ILU: ire oma ka ejula ji aga n'ogwu.
NKOWA: ezigbo omume ka eji agbanari nsogbu

Chike TEFLON said...

1:ILU - Nwata akwo n'azu amaghi n'eje di ufu.
NKOWA - onye Ana emere ihe adighi ama na ihe siri ike.
2:ILU: awo adighi agba oso ehihe na nkiki.
NKOWA : Ihe adighi eme na nkiti.
3: ILU: ire oma ka ejula ji aga n'ogwu.
NKOWA: ezigbo omume ka eji agbanari nsogbu

NORTH DAKOTA SIOBHAN said...

Amanda ibiakwa go ozo? Anyi aga ekwute kwa Gi ume eeeee? Ogini Na afio?

Awotacharom ilu ndi itu maka Na amarom otu esi agu igbo ofuma ma otu esi ede ya.. Mana etu obuna osina di agam ejisie ike nwata oke m.

Ilu ndi mma bu:
Ochu nwa okuko nwe Ada:when you chase a hen or is it a chick? Chances are, you will fall in the process.. Lol

Oke so ngwere ma mmiri, aru kokwa ngwere, o ga akowa oke? :the rat that jumped into water just because the lizard did same, when the lizards body dries off, will yours dry off too? Lol

Anuta agbohobia, achupu agadi:out with the old, in with the new.

Mbe si Na ozu ozo ga Ada kwa:the tortoise says another corpse will fall? LMAO!

Onwero uzo esi ga onitsha di nso:there is no shortcut to onitsha.

LMAO! Isi Na awam Biko!

Dopest said...

Hmmm...no b small thing

Anonymous said...

nwaada Amanda, daalu rie nne, exigbo nwaada amuziri amuzi.

ILU: ka a mara ka mmiri si baa n'opi ugboguru
NKOWA; ka achpouta ihe kpatara ihe jiri mee ma obu mebie

ILU: agbusi gbaa otule o muru ako
NKOWA: ihe mee mmadu, omuta ihe

ILU: otu aka ruta mmanu, ozuo ora onu
NKOWA: otu onye mee ihe, o ruo/ zute umunna ya

ILU: gidi gidi bu ugwu eze
NKOWA: igwe bu ike n'etiti umunne ma obu mba

ILU: emee ngwa ngwa, emeghara odachi
NKOWA: emee ihe n'oge, agbanahu ihe obula ga egbochi ya

igbo ndioma ekelekwa m unu oh. ikuku oma fesa anyi ooh
Empressitta

Joyful Samuel said...

ILu: Aka aja Aja na-eme Onu mmanu mmanu
Nkowa : Onye ruo olu,o rie

Ilu:,Nwuru okwa n'aka bia
Nkowa: Bia n'ezigbo ututu ma Obu Bia n'oge.
Ilu: Nwata akwo n'azu amaghi n'ije di anya
Nkowa: onye a na-emere ihe adighi ama uru ya

Ilu: Nwepu aka enwe n'ofe tupu o gho aka mmadu
Nkowa: kwusi ajo ndu tupu obutere gi oghom

Viva igbo language

Thatigbobabe(Lilyflower) said...

Daalu Nwaada Amanda. I mere ofuma. Anyi huru gi na-anya nke ukwuu....

peace maker said...

End time signs

Nemerem said...

Kupurunu ya'ka!
Imela nwanne mmadu, anyi hukwara gi n'anya.
Gosh! My Igbo is rusty, I should practice more.

adamawa's finest said...

Issorite, keep being stingy with your language o anty Stella, Deriz God.

SANDY NEKY said...

Bv Amanda favour ibia kwa ozo ooo..lol! Nne dalu soo,ina try maka odiro easy biko.Ahuru ngi n'anya too,nara nsusu too*heheehehehe*wish I could write igbo so well oo. Bia Bv Queen and boss I go need tutorial o cos I can see you write it soooo well..choi! Una doooh

Nkemjika said...

Igbo kwezuo nu ndi mji biri. Ekele kwa mu unu oooo. Oyo atugbuola madu na obodo Elizaaa. Asi na oyi aroaaa ga apu iche.

Nwada Amanda. Daluooo. Ibu noo ezigbote ada Igbo. Nna gi muru gi.

Adanne said...

ILU- Nwata nyuo piripiri nyuo piripiri, ihu oru ya nokwa n'eche ya.

NKOWA: ihe omasiri gi mee/n'eme, ihe ikwesiri ime g'ano n'eche gi.

ENGLISH: If you like do any how anyhow, what you are suppose to do will be there waiting for you. Lol



ILU: Nwata rie ihe ojiri muru anya orahu.

NKOWA: Nwata/onye mee ihe ochoro ime, ya-ezuru ike.

ENGLISH:If a child/someone does what he/she wants to do, he/she will go and rest/sleep

Adanne said...

ILU- Nwata nyuo piripiri nyuo piripiri, ihu oru ya nokwa n'eche ya.

NKOWA: ihe omasiri gi mee/n'eme, ihe ikwesiri ime g'ano n'eche gi.

ENGLISH: If you like do any how anyhow, what you are suppose to do will be there waiting for you. Lol



ILU: Nwata rie ihe ojiri muru anya orahu.

NKOWA: Nwata/onye mee ihe ochoro ime, ya-ezuru ike.

ENGLISH:If a child/someone does what he/she wants to do, he/she will go and rest/sleep

Chike TEFLON said...

4:ILU: ukpana okpoko gburu bu nti chiri ya.
NKOWA: onye aduru ndumu odu ihe wee mee ya bu onye nkpochi nti.
5: ogodor ga eru nwoke ebe oruru ibe ya.
NKOWA: onye obula ga ahu ihe ibe ya huru ma oge ya ruo

Mao Akuh said...

No. 5 amaka.

Nne jisie ike

Anaghi agwa onye-isii na mmiri choro izo.

Nkemjika said...

Nothie Igbo gi amaka. Igbariri ofuma.

calabar chick said...

Weldone!

charitybino said...

Oya igbos come and translate O.

Anonymous said...

Stella, obu unu n'enwete onwe unu, anam abia.

Bia Amanda, mgb'ozo, were Igbo etiti de ya, k'okwe anyi nile nghota.
Igbaliri nk'ukwu mana igara igwa anyi ihe bu ihe'nritaa.

1) Ilu: Igbuo kpo, iputa n'uzo juo onye n'egbu.
Nkowa: Onye aruru ala, m'obu onye ihu abuo.

2)Ilu: Okuko nyuo ahu, ala achuwa ya oso.
Nkowa: Onye ojo n'ano n'ujo mgbe enwebeghi onye n'achu ya m'obu n'echere ya echiche ojo.

Ilu: Hie isa n'anya.
Nkowa: Kpachara anya gi, m'obu leruo anya.




K'odi mgbe ozo.

amanda favour said...

Nne adi m mma
Ahia na-aga nwayo nwayo
Nne m suo nu igbo bikonu

xxxTrinityxxx said...

I dey tell you.

amanda favour said...

Iji ya nwanna
Zitere m ozi na e- mail,ka m nye gi onyinye gi

xxxTrinityxxx said...

Shut up. Primitive indeed

Chike TEFLON said...

6:ILU: ukwu na-aga warara anya na-aga warara n'ahu ya.
NKOWA: Ihe mmadu na-eme na ezo ezo onwere onye n'ahu ya.
7: ILU: mberede nyiri dike mana obu mberede ka eji ama dike.
NKOWA: Ihe ndakwasi na adakwasi onye obula, mana obu onye kwudosiri ike luo ogu nke ya bu onye mmeri

amanda favour said...

Northie !!!!!;
Ochi atogbuenu m ebea..hahahaha
Unu ekota gokwa okwu!
Unu ga amutariri ka esi ede igbo

Ilu gi amakakwa o!, mana ikowaghi ya na igbo.
Bia kowara anyi ihe oputara na igbo

amanda favour said...

Ada igbo ka ibu!!! 馃檶
Iji ya
Zitere m ozi ma ichoo obere o nyinye m

NORTH DAKOTA SIOBHAN said...

Bia ndi warri, o bu Na unu anoro Na blog a? Unu ana asu kwa as usual unu?oge Obula igbo, Hausa, na Yoruba,ya Na Efik.ogini Na emedi unu?

Waffy una no dey this blog so? No one fit yarn urhobo give Stella so? Na wa for una.

amanda favour said...

Iji ya!
Zitere m ozi ma ichoo obere onyinye m

Chike TEFLON said...

1:ILU - Nwata akwo n'azu amaghi n'eje di ufu.
NKOWA - onye Ana emere ihe adighi ama na ihe siri ike.
2:ILU: awo adighi agba oso ehihe na nkiki.
NKOWA : Ihe adighi eme na nkiti.
3: ILU: ire oma ka ejula ji aga n'ogwu.
NKOWA: ezigbo omume ka eji agbanari nsogbu

White Diamond said...

Ndewo, ezigbo nwa afo eji eje mma.

Bia k'am micha kwo gi onu.

*nsusu nsusu*

Lmao!

#WhiteDiamondOut

Chike TEFLON said...

Hhahahahahahahhahahaha.
You failed all

LUCILE COCONUT OIL ABUJA 07059605320 Pin- 2BC6235E said...

Amanda Chinwetalu agi
Ara nwanyi asaba
Anowaa mu ike
Ekwensu ama Buhari aka n' nti
Ike ana ekpuchi ka Amanda n' ajeghe ajeghe
In efficiency agho ina eficha nsi.ma dere gabazie,bikonu anam abia,ukwa nsinyere n' oku eregokwa oku.bikonu umu nnem ndi no na ugwu ebea,anam aga village (anambra)n' izu uka na abia abia,kedu ihe mga ewetere unu?

Starjoy said...

Ezeoku

LUCILE COCONUT OIL ABUJA 07059605320 Pin- 2BC6235E said...

Amanda Chinwetalu agi
Ara nwanyi asaba
Anowaa mu ike
Ekwensu ama Buhari aka n' nti
Ike ana ekpuchi ka Amanda n' ajeghe ajeghe
In efficiency agho ina eficha nsi.ma dere gabazie,bikonu anam abia,ukwa nsinyere n' oku eregokwa oku.bikonu umu nnem ndi no na ugwu ebea,anam aga village (anambra)n' izu uka na abia abia,kedu ihe mga ewetere unu?

IRRATIONALPaul said...

I be ibo boy o, buh to read it eeh takes time...

Chike TEFLON said...

8:ILU: anyuko mamiri onu ogba ufufu.
NKOWA: agbako izu onu atuputa atumatu bara uru.

Esther Mgbolu said...

Abeg i can't kii masef trying to read and understand this igbo.im sure this is imo,if it where anambra it would have been bera.Imo is too hard abeg.Igbokwenuu

amanda favour said...

Ma gi kwa?

amanda favour said...

Gozi kwa GI nne m

SANDY NEKY said...

Gbamest @ no 3 ilu na nkowa!! Lol

Chike TEFLON said...

1:ILU : ochuu nwa okuko nwe ada nwa okuko nwe mwomwo oso.
NKOWA : onye ajo ihe nwe odida onye ana eme ajo ihe nwe mmeri.
2:ILU: oke soro ngwere mma mmiri okozia ngwere oga akokwa oke?
NKOWA: isoro onye ozo mee ajo ihe, onye ahu lafere iga esokwa ya lafere?
3:ILU: aluta agbohobia achupu Agali.
NKOWA: ewebata ihe ohuru echezo ihe ochre.
4:ILU: mbe siri na ozu ozo ga ada.
NKOWA: Ihe mee ta gafere ozo ga emekwa echo.
5:ILU: onweghi uzo esi eje onicha di nso.
NKOWA: onweghi uzo ihe oma si abia di mfe

Chike TEFLON said...

Mrs korkus, it is
Anam abia, inugo? Not
Anu ma bia, inugo?
Hahaha

Nedum! said...

Ilu abuo:

1. Anaghi eji amu ukwu amaja agadi nwanyi

Nkowa: Anaghi eji ihe doro onye anya (ma o bu ihe onye hurula otutu mgbe) emeghari ya anya

2. A jukata nkwu, tapiawa onu, oge mgbupu ya eruwego

Nkowa: Emekata ihe rue mgbe o dizi ka ike ime ya aguwago onye na-eme ya, oge eji akwusi ihe ahu eruwego...

Ngwa, kuturunu m aka! ;)

Zitel Coconut oil Onitsha 08081725441 said...

Nne daaluso. Igbo Amaka. Uwam ozo mu ga abu Onye Igbo

AAI said...

i think it makes more sense when you translate to English so we can understand and appreciate the proverbs more or else na......

Sassy 'Meruche' Fire said...

Taa,suru gi bekee si ebe a puo osiso.

Nwa ada Amanda,l gbalia la maka ilu ndi a.O ga adirigi na nma o....iseeee!!!
Ilu mu nwere itu bu:
1.Agadi Nwanyi a n'aghi aka nka n'egwu O mara haba.
Nkita:Madu a dighi echefu ihe o mara eme nke oma.
2.Nwata agwo n'azu a maghi n'ije di anya
Nkowa:Onye a n'emere ihe n'amaghi otu e si mee ya,a maghi n'ihe e mere ya a dighi ofele.
E nwetere m ya?

Sassy 'Meruche' Fire said...

So not true.Very easy something.

Sassy 'Meruche' Fire said...

Nwanyi oma,kedu?

Anonymous said...

Igbo oma na ege nti ya gazie oooh,nke onye metere diri ya ooooh.Ya gazie oooh

James' hater said...

Kedu ihere mere asusu igbo primitive. Biko oburu na imaghi aguputa asusu igbo, biko gaa noro otu nga maka mpiawa azu

Becky Divine said...

Igbo kwenu!! Iyaaa

Awo adiro agba oso efifie n'efu-- A toad doesn't run around in the afternoon for no reason lol

Brb lemme go and cram more

James' hater said...

I na asi nwanyi mechie ukwu, Ima ebe osi eku ume...onweghi ka isi amu gha ka oghara ira otu

James' hater said...

Kpamkpam kpakpakpam onwe m

zion baby said...

Nkita ara taa gi dia@anon12:20

Mrs. Romas said...

Igbo Kwenu....
I love my igbo people like that.
No dull moment with them.

zion baby said...

Agadi nwanyi adighi aka nka na egwu o Mara agba.

Anonymous said...

Fada awuro nwata na ekpere-Onye ma olu
ya nke oma
Ukwu Naga wamwam,anya nele wamwam nahu ya-Onwegi ihe zoro ezo

Ideato/ilaje blood said...

Sassy nwannem oma, a dim nma

Anonymous said...

Need someone to teach me igbo... help a new wife.

Chidinma Gift said...

I will read later abeg make i rest from this trekking under this hot sun

amanda favour said...

Inwetara ya nne....
Ada eji eje MBA ka ibu!

Chike TEFLON said...

Nwannem Amanda, ejighi m email gi. Kedu ka m gesi wee nweta ya?

amanda favour said...

Lucille o !!!!;hahahahahaha
Iga egbukwa mmadu ebea o!!
O ihea bu ilu m si gi tuo?
Choi!!!!

amanda favour said...

Chike 馃檶馃檶✔✔

Anonymous said...

Amanda nnem,onwero ebe anyi bu ndi igbo nor ka arapu e mata na'anyi bataa.

Igbo nwere mmadu
Igbo siri ike.

Dalu rinne!

amanda favour said...

Choi choi@ amu ukwu!!
Iji ya
Ezigbo nwafo ka ibu

amanda favour said...

Chei! Chei!
Isi mebiri gi o!
Ochi atogbue nu m o!

amanda favour said...

O.k noted

amanda favour said...

✔✔✔
馃憦馃憦

amanda favour said...

✔✔✔馃憦馃憦

amanda favour said...

@white diamond
馃拫馃拫
Ebee ka ino ka mgbe?

amanda favour said...

Odi Na profile m

amanda favour said...

Yes oh!!!
We're cool 馃槑 like that

NORTH DAKOTA SIOBHAN said...

Hahahaha! Chike,ihe a Na e'me adiri ofele..

Empressitta said...

Daalu rie nne. Biko kedu ka m ga esi nweta ya bu email gi?

Vivilicious said...

Amanda nwaanyi oma. Chukwu gozie GI nno, I gbaliri nke ukwu. Ilu m choro I tu bu 'a gbacha oso, a guo maili...馃榿馃榿馃榿馃榿

Precious Ibik said...

Nwada Amanda daalu ri nne. Obi sochasialu m n'onwelu ife di otu a na sdk. Jisike nne.

Ilu: ukwa ruo oge ya, o daa.
Nkowa: ihe ruo oge ya, o me.

Ilu: nwata akwo n'azu amaghi n'ezi eteka.
Nkowa: onye ana enyelu aka amaghi na ihe siri ike.

Ogwu ka ora m n'onu. K'emesia.

Barr. Oma said...

Igbo is sweet o
I wish I can write and read it well but am struggling fine. Amanda jisike 馃檶馃檶馃檶馃檶馃檶

The General's Wife said...

Yes o!
Anyi digodi wuuuu!

Amanda Nne m Ekene m gi o! Dalu so!

TRIUMPHANT ZION said...

O kwa ofufu ka I na Efu ihe a nwanne. We're ugbua choba ewu oji tupu chi ejinahu gi.

TRIUMPHANT ZION said...

Amanda nwanne,hapukwa 寞ge nwa Amadi a nti,贸bugh寞 Ebe Onye Sara ahu ka o na ach寞r寞 awuru ya. 脭cho imuta etu esi asu asusu anyi, 贸kwuta 没gwo.

TRIUMPHANT ZION said...

A na-ekwu na 么k没 gbara 没k么ch没kw没,寞 na-aju ma 么 gbakwara afo 么n没. Enwegh寞 ihe ana eme na-Efu ugbua. 馃槾馃槾馃槾馃槾

amanda favour said...

Oriaku G ekele o!!!
Kedu ka unu mere?
Ana m Na ahu di unu mma
Kelere m unu gi

Mrs CJ said...

Chukwu gozie gi Amanda
Udo umu omas.

Chinny Gold said...

Biafra kwenu; yaaa!
Biafra kwen峄; yaaa!
峄峄 Igbo kwezoonu oh;yooooo!
Igbo makwaran峄 mma oh!
A na m峄 ekele nwada Amanda Favour, maka Igbo 峄 na-edere any峄 kwamgbe, kwamgbe na blog a. Daal峄 nwany峄 峄峬a. Chukwu g峄峼ie g峄 maka na 峄媓e 峄 na-eme na-amas峄媘 nke ukwuu.
Ilu:Egwu ad峄 at峄 nwoke 峄 laba na 峄峄 ajadu, maka na 峄 maara nga di ya n峄.
Nkowa ya:Nwoke a d峄 at峄 峄峄 峄 laba na be nwany峄 ajadu dinaa ya, maka na 峄 maara na di ya anw峄メ粛la.

Adanne said...

Nwa ada amanda, mekie shoo na ihe onyinye gi ahu rurum aka.

Maka ederem igbo dee na bekee
Lol.

Adanne said...

Idi ile anya l'ihu d'ariplayi ndi nmadu n帽ana? Obughi otu l'eji eme hue.
Obu imere nwa ngozi, g'emere nwa daa enyidiya, hue ada aga aga.
(Ask an ngwa person to interpret)

Oya look for my ilu....udo nwanne✌

Angel Eze said...

Ugo bere, egbe bere - nke obuna ishi ibeya ebena, nku gbajie ya

Translation: Let the eagle perch and let the kite perch - anyone that doesn't want the other to perch, may his wing break. AKA biri ka mbiri (live and let live)

Onokala Amarachi said...

Onye nka osi ebe puta bikonu? Onye ime ofia, onu ofia nwuru anwu. Primitive kujie gi olu, ozuo

Anonymous said...

Daalu Nne. Rapu onye na enweghi aha 12:20 ka o na ekwu ihe o na-maghi

Megan Aisosa Itohan said...

Correct bae koyo.

amanda favour said...

Udodi!
Zitere m ozi Na e-mail m

amanda favour said...

*Ana m
*Umu

Imported Suzzy Lalaagbon said...

Na only ibo u like for your blog?
We no dey c yoruba anythn!

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