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Édo Meanings (É)
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Ébén
Indispensable {Traditional sword}.
Male
Ébemwinimaru
The Curse of what I have done will not harm.
Female
Ébemwinamaru
The curse of what you have not done will harm you.
Male
Ébofua
Charm/Medicine is effective.
Male
Éboikpanmwén
A child dedicated to the shrine.
Male
Ébomiorhue
An appeaser to charm/medicine.
Male
Ébomwónyi
Charm has it's own glory.
Male
Éboo
A sack/Indispensable.
Female
Éboriuwame
Charm has brought wealth for me.
Male/Female
Éboriuware
Charm has brought wealth.
Male
Ébosé
Charm/medicine is effective.
Female
Ébosuyi
Charm/Medicine is glorious.
Male/Female
Éboyuwamé
Charm has brought me wealth.
Male/Female
Eboriuware
Charm/medicine is effective.
Male/Female
Ébó
An appellation for a child that becomes might in his puberty.
Male
Ébóhón
Shrine,juju has answered me.
Male
Ébóigbe
Shrine/juju do not kill any how.
Male
Ébóikhimwina
The shrine I trusted did not fail me.
Male
Ébóikpónmwén
I will give thanks to the shrine/juju.
Male
Ébóigbódin
Shrine/juju do not kill the dump.
Male
Ébómwónyi
Shrine/juju has glory in itself.
Male
Ébóriuwame
Shrine has brought me wealth.
Male
Ébóniyeke
An invalid curse to absentee.
Male
Ébówe
What the shrine requires.
Male
Ébóyuwame
Shrine has brought wealth to me.
Male
Ébóyuware
Shrine has brought wealth.
Male
Ébibierhén
An influential fellow.
Male
Ébiuwa
No one can easily push the multitude.
Female
Ébu
Multitude.
Female
Ébueku
Justice.
Male
Ébuehi
In the midst of P.G.S.
Male
Ébuwa
In the midst of wealth- A child born in affluence.
Female
Édamwén/Éidawén
One who is not easily irritated.
Female
Édé
Crown-One that is loved by her parent./Day.
Female
Édégua
A child born on the day of planting yam seeding.
Male/Female
Édéma
The glory of one's crown.
Male/Female
Édébiri-Ówéyavbugbo
Longevity.
Male
Éde-Óyemwen
day of joy-A child born on such occasion.
Female
Édébo
A child born on the festival day of community shrine.
Male
Édégbe
The dawn of the new day.
Male
Édébemwense
I am blessed by the dawn of the new day.
Female
Édéghagba
The day of one's death.
Male/Female
Édéma
The goodness of the day.
Male/Female
Édémakhiota
The events of the even.
Female
Édénamigho
Money brings joy.
Female
Édénamiuki
New moon always brings joy.
Female
Édékére
No one will be able to exhaust his day on earth.
Male
Édéki
A child born on the market day.
Male
Édénayagoba/ Édé-nagoba
Time of serving the king is never wasted.
Male
Édéranmwan
A nice day.
Male/Female
Édéraro
There are more days to come.
Male
Édéiwi/Edewi
No day is worth glorious.
Male
Édésogie
The day is worth glorious.
Male
Édéoseghe/Edoseghe
Day of vengeance.
Male/Female
Édibiohién
The day of judgment.
Male
Édigin
Nobility/Reliable.
Male
Édigué
A child born during Igue festival.
Male/Female
Édikétin
Saturday/Sunday.
Male/Female
Édizóla
A child born on saturday/Sunday.
Female
Édiku/Edeiku
A child born on the day of ceremony.
Male
Édo
Blessing/The blessed land/Obedient.
Male
Édoaye
Obedient will be remembered.
Male
Édoghaye
Obedient will live to remember you.
Male
Édobó
Obedient will favour you.
Male
Édogbo
Acquittal.
Female
Édoghóghó
Day of joy and happiness.
Male
Édogiawerié
Obedient can not be overthrown.
Male
Édoguóba
The king owns the Benins.
Male/female
Édogun
A child born on the day of Ogun festival.
Male
Édoihiagbón
Obedient has much regard for all.
Male
Édoimioya
Obedient keeps herself from shame and insult.
Male/Female
Édonovbiohen
The child of the priest.
Female
Édokigbe
Obedient has counted up to ten.
Male
Édoiyuma/Edoyuma
Obedient has one mind.
Male/Female
Édokpagbe
One that is blessed are born to up lift the family.
Male/Female
Édokpóló
Obedient has an endless land.
Male
Édomaréniye
TheBenins did not know my state of mind.
Male/Female
Édosa
Day of the lord/God's day.
Male
Édosakpóló
The day of the lord is great and mighty.
Male
Édo-ose/Édose
Day of beauty.
Male/Female
Édoseghe
day of vengeance.
Female
Édosogiagbón
The Benins are the cradle of civilization.
Male
Édosómwan
Obedient is supreme.
Male
Édowaye
You are in the blessed land.
Female
Édowén
A handsome and a beautiful fellow.
Male
Édóba
The day of the king.
Male
Édóbayókhae
Dignity, only the nobles are required in the king's palace.
Male
Édókhuaré
A child born during Okhuare festival.
Male
Édópka
One day at a time.
Male
Édókpaigbe
Days alternate themselves.
Male
Édókpayi
Laws are established in ones day.
Male
Édóródión
Obedient is regarded as the most senior.
Male
Édoni
Royal name: The 6th Oba of Benin.
Male
Édugie
Child born on the day of community festival.
Male
Édughae
Another day.
Male
Éduwu-Irofo
Death ends all thoughts.
Male
Éduzóla
Sunday or saturday-A child born on resting day.
Female
Éfe
Riches/Wealth-One whose is in affluence.
Male/Female
Éfeaka
Counting on riches.
Male/Female
Éfeiduwuyi
Wealth cannot prevent death.
Female
Éfeirétin
Wealth has it 's own limited power.
Male/Female
Éfekéé
Wealth is not easily acquired.
Male/Female
Éfeisóba
No riches is greater than the king.
Male
Éfemwenghian
Wealth creates enmity.
Male
Éfema
Wealth and riches are good.
Female
Éfenaghafe
One's wealth will not by-pass it's owner.
Female
Éfemwenkiekie
Wealth has no limitation.
Male/Female
Éfenaghafe
One's own riches.
Female
Éfeséké
Royal name: The 11th Ogiso of Benin kingdom.
Male
Éfesobó
Wealth at hand .
Male/Female
Éfehi
The wealth of one's PGS.
Male/Female
Éfobómwan
Personal wealth.
Male/Female
Éfosa
God's wealth.
Male
Éfobasota
The gift/wealth given by the king last long.
Male
Éfomó
One who is blessed with children.
Male/Female
Éfovbokhan
The riches of the little ones.
Male/Female
Éfuwa
The riches that has the right foundation.
Female
Égbanomwanfo
No one is perfect.
Male/Female
Égbee
Widow-A woman who lost her husband/My family {Both nuclear/extended/A figurative name to express one's friendliness.
Male/Female
Egbée
My own family{Both Nuclear/Extended}
Male/Female
Egbéé
A figurative name to express one's friendliness.
Male/Female
Égbemwen
My own family.
Male/Female
Égbévóén
The family is filled.
Male
Égbéka
Royal name:The 9th Oba of Benin.
Male
Égboghakan
Obstacle.
Male
Égbuwu-Naigiomore/ Naigiomware
The way of death is far the righteous-if your mind send you there,you will bear the brunt.
Male/Female
Égén
One's own private.
Male/Female
Éghele
Young man of about 24-45yrs {see Ighele}.
Male
Éghé
Time.
Male/Female
Éghéé
A reliable fellow.
Male/Female
Éghémwén
My time shall come.
Male/Female
Éghénarióre
Time you awake from sleep may be your morning.
Female
Éghóbasé
Time with the king is not wasted.
Male/Female
Éghénayarióre
Time one awake from sleep may be his/her morning.
Male/Female
Éghésé
The time has come.
Male
Éghóbamién
Time of the king is worthy.
Male
Éghómwanre
My time shall come.
Male/Female
Éghosa
God's time.
Male
Éghosailówman
God's time never by pass any one.
Male/Female
Éghosasére
God's time surpassed all.
Male/Female
Éguae
Palace.
Male
Éguakén
The palace of royalty.
Male
Éguagie-Divibié
The king's palace is always filled with guest.
Male
Éguakun
The palace of the ocean.
Male
Égualaba
The palace of the faithful.
Male
Éguamwénsé/ Éguóbamwénsé
The palace has the final saying.
Male
Éguasa
God's palace.
Male
Éguavóén
The palace is filled up.
Male
Éguézigbón
Ancients name.
Male
Égogo
The town crier.
Male
Égónmwan-Aguayi
One who desire the best for himself alone.
Male
Éhi
Personal Guardian Spirit {PGS}..
Male
Éhidiamwoduwa
My PGS has straighten my wealth.
Female
Éhiaguina
One should plead with his/her PGS.
Male
Éhiarinmwian
Pleading with your PGS.
Male
Éhibó
My PGS asked me to speak.
Male/Female
Éhigiamusóe
Pleading with your PGS for the good end.
Male
Éhigiató
Pleading with PGS for longevity.
Male
Éhigie
What the PGS has sent.
Male
Éhigiégba
Pleading with PGS for completeness.
Male
Éhigio-Oduwa
PGS has strengthen the way of prosperity.
Male/Female
Éhiguina
One who pleaded with his PGS.
Male/Female
Éhikpemwoken
My PGS has removed my reproach.
Male/Female
Éhima
The PGS is good.
Male/Female
Éhimagiawi
The PGS did not allowed me to miss the way.
Male/Female
Éhimagiowawi
The PGS did not allowed the home to lost.
Male/Female
Éhimaékpén
The life of the king is well secured by his PGS.
Male
Éhimagumwénwi
My PGS did not allowed me to miss the way.
Male/Female
Éhimagumwénde
My PGS did not allowed me to fall.
Male/Female
Éhimamiegho -Éigiobogbe
One whom the PGS protects from Evil men.
Male/Female
Éhimaruamwan
One whom PGS guides.
Male
Éhimaruamwan-Aide
If your PGS upholds you you will never fall.
Female
Éhimatiómwan-Aiyo
If your PGS did not call you to die you wouldn't die.
Male/Female
Éhimwén
My Personal Guardian Spirit.
Male/Female
Éhimwénma
My PGS is good.
Male/Female
Éhimwénkpem-wénokan
My PGS has removed my reproach.
Male/Female
Éhinakhóe
My rear is guarded by my PGS.
Male/Female
Éhióba
The king PGS.
Male
Éhióghae
What the PGS shares.
Male
Éhióghiren
The PGS know for himself.
Male
Éhiómwanrayóm-wanru
My PGS can't steal on my behalf.
Male
Éhiómwansuómwan
Only PGS can lead.
Male/Female
Éhiórieme
My PGS has given to me.
Female
Éhióróbo
One's PGS is one's personal doctor.
Male
Éhiórénmwinda
Only PGS knows one's pain.
Male
Éhiósu
One the PGS guides.
Male/Female
Éhiri
One whose mind is always seeking to destroy other.
Male/Female
Éhirumé
My PGS has done it for me.
Male/Female
Éhiósinmwinóba
PGS saves and leads the king.
Male
Éhiósinmwinogbe
PGS saves and leads Ogbe community.
Male/Female
Éhiówemwénguean
My PGS has asked me to speak.
Male
Éhitiemwényuwa
My PGS has called me to wealth.
Male
Éhiwe
My PGS has ordered it.
Male
Éhiózé-Ómwangie
PGS can bring you to honour.
Male
Éhiozé-Oduwa
PGS can lead one to wealth.
Male/Female
Éhiózogie
PGS can chosen the prominent Chief.
Male/Female
Éhizóba
The PGS has chosen the king.
Male
Éhiózé-Umamwen
PGS can leads to prosperity.
Male/Female
Éhiózómwangie
PGS can leads one to wealth.
Male/Female
Éhiózuwa
PGS can leads to wealth.
Male
Éhisiémé
My PGS has vindicated me.
Female
Éhiyo
Where the PGS went.
Male
Éhizé
My PGS has ordered it for me.
Male
Éhizémwogie
My PGS has chosen me as a prominent chief.
Male
Éhizogie
PGS can choose a prominent chief.
Male
Éhióló
Palace title.
Male
Éhue
A dishonest fellow.
Male/Female
Éiloghosa
Nothing is too hard for God to do.
Male/Female
Éiremwanaruémwén-Agbón
Life setting is from heaven.
Male/Female
Éirevbenagié-Ekhóeye
Not all who laugh with you are your friends.
Female
Éirevbanamu-Ayasóe
Not how you started that matters the end shall tell.
Female
Éirimokpagharue
All that happens to me will still occur to others.
Female
Éirumwénbibi
A wise fellow whom people thought he/she is foolish or mad.
Male/Female
Ékan
A beautiful girl/maid or woman.
Female
Ékhiae
A nice-name for a bold fellow.
Male
Ékéghéré
Anti-wish fellow.
Male/Female
Éki
A child born in the market place/A child born on the way to the market.
Female
Ékiawogho
A child born when the market is in secession.
Female
Ékiómóado/ Ekiómado
Your labour are for the sake of your children.
Female
Ékinado
Your personal marketing.
Male/Female
Ékinadoése
There is much gain from good marketing.
Female
Ékioya
One who refuse to revenge for himself.
Male
Ékiré
A nick-name for a deceitful and a lazy fellow/A child who refuse to walk in infancy.
Male/Female
Ékiuwa
The market done well will gives a better wealth.
Female
Ékiroguaghén
One whose life is preserved.
Female
Ékiyó
One who has blessings for all her undertakings.
Female
Éko-Ayariamwén
The belly that reasoned matters.
Male/Female
Ékoayasóyémwuwa
Joy from the inner mind.
Female
Ékofogie
One who is prominent has the mind of comfort.
Male
Ékofumwén
Comfort of the mind .
Male
Ékoigiawe
No one open his belly for others to see.
Male
Ékoikhómwén
One who has the mind of comfort to herself and others.
Female
Ékonérónmwón
One Whose life is filled with holiness.
Female
Ékonorhue
Joy and happiness/The perfect heart.
Female
Ékomóba
The king's mind is good to all his subjects.
Male
Ékomwénrénrén
I only know my mind.
Male
Ékoriogie
The mind has enthrone as a prominent chief.
Male
Ékorówiro
The belly is the palace of thoughts.
Female
Ékuasé
Inner day joy.
Male/Female
Ékuebo
An upright fellow.
Male
Ékué
A prominent ruler.
Male
Ékuwa
The wealth from the inner most being.
Female
Ékpén
{Great} another name for the king.
Male
Ékpéntin
One that is born great.
Male
Ékpénéde
The king's{noble} life is secured.
Male
Ékpighu
Royal name-9th Ogiso of Benin .
Male
Ékpo-Liyéké
Nick-name for a pregnant woman.
Female
Ékpowa
An appellation for one who was a trance,but now a keeper of home.
Male/Female
Émwanta
The truth of the matter.
Male
Émwantaifo
Truth is endless to those who embrace it.
Male
Émwénbun
Abundant worlds.
Female
Émwénghabungbe
When words are too much.
Male
Émwénruwa
Prosperity and wealth usually brings trouble.
Male/Female
Éléman
Peace {palace title}.
Male
Émwénmakunure-
Émwénnarén
Worlds has no owner until it is said by someone.
Male/Female
Énina
Feelings.
Male/Female
Érekhue
One who is friendly among his/her people.
Male/Female
Éréma
Today is good.
Male/Female
Érhinmwinbó
Heaven has favoured me.
Male/Female
Éremwónmwan
A child born in a rough situation.
Male/Female
Érhinmwinhe
One whom the spirits refused.
Female
Érhinmwingbóvó
Heaven doesn't envy anyone.
Male/Female
Érhinmwinóghae
Human administrations are from heaven.
Male
Érhinmwinosmwén
Heaven is my friend.
Male
Érhinmwinoorosé
Heaven is the witness.
Male
Ériabe
One that was found guiltless.
Male/Female
Éribo
Palace title-the most senior chief of Iwebo palace society.
Male
Érié
The most senior elder in the benin kingdom.
Male
Ériyo
Pace setter.
Male
Éro
Palace title-a comforter.
Male
Éroro
Royal name-ancestral.
Male
Éro-Uwangué
Whom the comforter has sent.
Male
Érómwón
Precious jewels.
Female
Ése
Gift.
Male/Female
Éseamóghédé -Ógbóghédé
Beware of doing good to people of ill will.
Male/Female
Éseayeru
One who strive to help others.
Female
Éseghagiaru
One who gifted in presenting gifts.
Female
Ésemagbe
Gift-One good turns desires another.
Female
Ésehalogho-Eseayeru
If kindness does not favour try to be kind.
Male/Female
Ésegbure
Beware of gifts presentation.
Female
Ésemwenre
Kindness has reward.
Male
Ésenosarunomwan
The gift from God.
Male/Female
Éseiwi
Kindness is never lost.
Male/Female
Éserobó
The gift at hand.
Male/Female
Ésigie
Royal name-the 16th Oba of Benin.
Male
Ésogie
The gift of the noble.
Male
Ésokun/Eseokun
The gift from the sea.
Female
Ésóhé
Grace.
Female
Ésosa
The gift of God.
Male
Ésonakamien-Akemiuwa
Labour before prosperity.
Female
Ésomwangbómwan
One's gift to others serve as protection.
Female
Ésónókhae
The nobles are not easily irritated.
Male
Été
A nickname for a powerless fellows.
Male
Éteniyeke
The sour at one's back.
Female
Étinosa/Etiosa
The power of God.
Male
Évbarué
Prosperous-One born where their parents dwells as stranger.
Male/Female
Évbiemwén
Numerous.
Male/Female
Évbo
Community.
Male/Female
Évbonaye
The community you belong.
Male/Female
Évbota
People say whatever you do.
Male/Female
Évboyómwan
The one loved by the people.
Male/Female
Évbuómwan
One's own country/community.
Male/Female
Éwaén
Sense.
Male/Female
Éwaéngiégié
One who quickly speaks his/her mind may be counted as the most foolish one.
Male
Éwaén-Osétin
Sense is far better than power.
Male/Female
Éwaén-Osiha
Sense is far better than playing playing oracle.
Male/Female
Éwé
A foolish person who behave like a goat.
Female
Éweré
Pleasantness.
Male/Female
Éwédó
Royal name-the 4th Oba of Benin.
Male
Éwéka I&II
Royal name- 1st & 36th Oba of Benin.
Male
Éwékaguosadóba
Oba Eweka kingship is ordained by God.
Male
Éwuakpé
Royal name-the 26th Oba of Benin.
Male
Éwuare
Royal name-the 12th Oba of Benin.
Male
Éwuivie-Nóvienyó
The most precious jewel.
Male/Female
Éyagbónagbama
No one wish, you prosper like them.
Female
Éyeasón/Éyasón
An appellation for a dangerous fellow whose ways are unknown/A member of 419 syndicate.
Male
Ézé
River/Stream {indispensable}.
Male/Female
Ézégbebe/Ézéghibebe
The leaves around the river are not destroyed by the water.
Female
Ézéilékhiae
One who is not moved during storm.
Male/Female
Ézémwénghian
One whose love knew no bound.
Male/Female
Ézenughegbe
Beauty.
Female
Éziza
A child dedicated to the goddess.
Male/Female
Ézóba
Prominent.
Male
(P .G .S personal Guardian Spirit)
In compiling and writing these names, the writer don't claim any perfection and competence in the production of the foregoing names.He shall therefore welcome more names, useful suggestion for future improvement.
Written by Rev. J.O.Ómóregie.
Web by Osaméde Osunde.
Mr E. Obasohan Modupe Ozolua Gen. Innih Arch.Idahosa Dr. Ogbemudia Prof.Alli DR SEO OGBONMWAN ROLAND ITOYAH OTARU (SAN) Bishop Margaret  Benson_Idahosa. Chief Gabriel Osawaru Igbinedion Chief  Tony Momoh Chief Anthony Enahoro
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