"ọkada" meaning in Yoruba

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Noun

IPA: /ɔ̀.kā.dà/
Etymology: 1990s, from the now defunct Nigerian airline, Okada Air, nicknamed so because they could manoeuvre through the heavy traffic of Lagos and take passengers to their destinations in a timely manner, in the same way as the airline. Originates from the Ẹ̀dó town of Okada. Head templates: {{head|yo|noun|head=ọ̀kadà}} ọ̀kadà, {{yo-pos|noun|ọ̀kadà}} ọ̀kadà, {{yo-noun|ọ̀kadà}} ọ̀kadà Forms: ọ̀kadà [canonical]
  1. motorcycle taxi
    Sense id: ọkada-yo-noun-SJg9xqxt
  2. motorcycle
    Sense id: ọkada-yo-noun-SKOaMxFx Synonyms: alùpùpù, tatapùpù

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