Name Entry

Ọmọ́wálé



Meaning of Ọmọ́wálé

The child has come home.



Extended Meaning

This was the Yorùbá name given to Malcolm X when he visited the University of Ìbàdàn in 1959: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Malcolm_X



Morphology

ọmọ-wá-ilé



Gloss

ọmọ - child
wá - come, arrive
ilé - house, home


Geolocation

Common in:
IBADAN



Famous Persons

1. Malcolm X 2. Ọmọ́wálé Akíntúndé, an African-American author, film director and academic.



Media Links

1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Malcolm_X 2. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Omowale_Akintunde



Variants

Wálé



See also