The Nouns Table



Table 7: The Nouns

Common Noun Proper Noun Collective Noun Abstract

Yoruba

English

Yoruba

English

Yoruba

English

Yoruba

English

ile

house

Ile-Ifẹ

London

Eesu

Swarm of Bee

Ìfẹ

Love

ilu

town

Nigeria

England

Ẹgbọrọọ

Flock of Sheep

Aanu

Kindness

Ile-Iwe

School

Fasola

Blaire

Eesu

Colony of Ants

Ikorira

Hatred/Ha-te

Odo

River

Abayomi

James

Ọwọ-Ẹledẹ

Drove of Pig

Ayo

Happiness

Omi

Water

Odo-Ọya

River Niger

Apapọ  Eso

Pod of Fruit

Idunnu

Joy

Okun

Sea

Okun-Pupa

Red Sea

Ọwọ- Ẹran

Pack of Hound

Ẹtan

Lie

Ọmọdekunrin

Boy

Ogoro-Ẹhin

Spinal Cord

Ọmọ-Ogun/Ọwọ-Ogun

Troop

Owύ

Envy

Adugbo

Street

January

Abuja

Akojọ-Eniyan

Team

Alaafia

Peace

Ilẹ

Land

Awolọwọ

Washington

Agbo-Kiniun

Pride of Lion

Igbagbọ

Faith

Popo-Marosẹ

Highway/Express-way

Ọyọ-Alaafin

New-York

Agbo-Oṣere

Troupe

of Dancers

Ojuko-

koro

Greed

Ina

Fire

Ina-Shango

Fire-Light

Ọwọ-Ẹja

School of Fish

Igberaga

Pride