Meaning of Echualabi
Among Cuban users, the belief is that it means "the Echu (a deity) that divides births." In Yorùbá language, Ès̩ùlabí means "it is Ès̩ù that we gave birth to. "
Used among practitioners of Cuban Òrìṣà tradition, known alternately as Santería, Lucumí, or Regla de Ocha.
GlossÈs̩ù - the Yorùbá messenger deity
ni - is, to be
a - third person pronoun, "we"
bí - to give birth to