Akíntọ́lá



Meaning of Akíntọ́lá

Valor measures up to wealth.



Extended Meaning

The name is an expression of pride in a the child as being astute and brave like a warrior, the depth of which measures up to the wealth and fame of the father (family).



Morphology

akin-tó-ọlá



Gloss

akin - valor, bravery
tó - measure up to, suffice for, enough for
ọlá - wealth


Geolocation

Common in:
OTHERS



Famous Persons

1. Chief Samuel Ladoke Akintola (1910-1966), Premier of the old Western Region of Nigeria. 2. Alhadji Councillor Taju Akíntọ́lá Thompson, former publisher of "Ēlétí Ōfę, a Yoruba Weekly newspaper of the 50's, 60's and 70's.



Media Links



Variants

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Samuel_Akintola



See also