"ẹlẹha" meaning in Yoruba

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Noun

IPA: /ɛ̄.lɛ́.hà/
Etymology: oní (“owner of, one has”) +‎ ẹ̀ (“nominalizing prefix”) +‎ hà (“to be hidden, to be locked away”), "One who is hidden." Etymology templates: {{affix|yo|oní|ẹ̀|hà|t1=owner of, one has|t2=nominalizing prefix|t3=to be hidden, to be locked away}} oní (“owner of, one has”) +‎ ẹ̀ (“nominalizing prefix”) +‎ hà (“to be hidden, to be locked away”) Head templates: {{head|yo|noun|head=ẹlẹ́hà}} ẹlẹ́hà, {{yo-pos|noun|ẹlẹ́hà}} ẹlẹ́hà, {{yo-noun|ẹlẹ́hà}} ẹlẹ́hà Forms: ẹlẹ́hà [canonical]
  1. niqabi, a woman who practices purdah
    Sense id: ẹlẹha-yo-noun-.KZalMLm Categories (other): Yoruba compound words

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