"ẹrẹja" meaning in Yoruba

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Noun

IPA: /ɛ̄.ɾɛ́.d͡ʒà/
Etymology: * According to Débọ̀ Awẹ́, from ẹrẹ́ jà (“the place where Ẹrẹ́ fought”) Ẹrẹ́jà is misinterpretation of a street called ‘Ẹrẹ́jà’ where the warrior called "Ẹrẹ́” fought, originally misinterpreted and later translated as marketplace. Etymology templates: {{m|yo|ẹrẹ́ jà||the place where Ẹrẹ́ fought}} ẹrẹ́ jà (“the place where Ẹrẹ́ fought”) Head templates: {{head|yo|noun|head=ẹrẹ́jà}} ẹrẹ́jà, {{yo-pos|noun|ẹrẹ́jà}} ẹrẹ́jà, {{yo-noun|ẹrẹ́jà}} ẹrẹ́jà Forms: ẹrẹ́jà [canonical]
  1. (Ekiti) The central market in a town
    Sense id: ẹrẹja-yo-noun-LZDO9K7Z Categories (other): Ekiti Yoruba

Download JSON data for ẹrẹja meaning in Yoruba (1.7kB)

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          "english": "The child of the house in the central market where you will see many bird nests",
          "text": "ọmọ olúlé ẹrẹ́jà kẹ́ráààbọ̀ isinmi ẹyẹ",
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          "english": "The child of the house in the central market where you will see many bird nests",
          "text": "ọmọ olúlé ẹrẹ́jà kẹ́ráààbọ̀ isinmi ẹyẹ",
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        "(Ekiti) The central market in a town"
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