See also: ako, áko, akɔ, and -akö

GunEdit

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EtymologyEdit

Cognates include Fon akɔ̀, Saxwe Gbe akɔ̀ (paternal lineage), Adja akɔta

PronunciationEdit

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NounEdit

akọ̀ (plural akọ̀ lẹ́) (Nigeria)

  1. tribe

YorubaEdit

Etymology 1Edit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

àkọ̀

  1. sheath, scabbard
    Synonym: àkọ̀ idà

Etymology 2Edit

 
Àkọ̀ tó ń jẹja

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

àkọ̀

  1. heron, (in particular) the grey heron
    Synonyms: wádòwádò, ẹyẹ àkọ̀

Etymology 3Edit

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NounEdit

akọ

  1. male, masculine gender
  2. someone who is tough, remarkable
    Synonym: akọni
    ọmọ́ ṣe akọThe child behaves tough
  3. a tough or difficult situation, behavior
    ọ̀rọ̀ọ́ yakọThis situation became difficult
  4. something severe or extreme
    akọ àrùn gbọ̀fungbọ̀funchronic bronchitis
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