Ọbátẹ́rù



Meaning of Ọbátẹ́rù

The king is worth being feared.



Extended Meaning

Ṣàngó Ọba Kòso was recorded in many tales to be a dragon-like, fire-breathing king whose anger could physically consume the subject of his wrath.



Morphology

ọba-tó-ẹrù



Gloss

ọba - king
tó - suffice for, enough for
ẹ̀rù - fear, respect


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Common in:
EKO



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