English Translation of “ɔkɔtɔ”

ɔkɔtɔ noun

OTHER FORM: kɔtɔ

PLURAL: akɔtɔ

a crab

  • Afrifa de ne nsa hyɛɛ ɔkɔtɔ bɔn mu | Afrifa inserted his hand into a crab’s burrow
  • ɔkɔtɔ bɛtumi atena nsuom ne asase so nyinaa | a crab can live in both water and on land
  • tipaeɛ ba kwaeɛ mu a, ɔkɔtɔ mfa ho | when there’s an outbreak of headache in the forest, the crab doesn’t care (an Akan proverb)

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