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Ma means make
mother PRONOUNCED: Mah-ler
a sacarstic or rude way of not answering a question. continue asking
Used to describe a person who can’t chest or dances at the whip of the cane.
to slap someone
1. step on, trample upon
to step on something or someone. satan don fall for gutter ohh macham macham
Something expensive or impressive
motor cycle see: okada
literally a brand name for a particular toothpaste but used 2 describe all kinds of toothpastes
A Nigerian slang describing when something is really cool. It is also an expression of surprise. ...
really messed up
The mark in a con
maga no need pay
The white-collar job and office work isn\'t for everyone.
brand of spice/seasoning popular in Nigeria
This is word means trickery. When someone is not acting straight forward.
To stay calm
To harass, intimidate, cow someone down or put fear in some one
Let. Used to signify that you are going to do something.
to wink at someone
make i hear word
1:shut up 2:keep quiet
Used for something that has value
Do not bring your problems over to my area and spoil my joy--sort of
It means abnormal
it means teacher
someetimes means an hausa person or a muslim
a derogatory term sometimes used to refer to a Hausa man.
Mama na another name for mothers
Local restaurant often found on the street corners. They are cheaper than proper restaurants.
1. roadside restaurant
Pronounced: MAMI WATA.....Spirits of the Water...Like a Mermaid. At most times they\'re females.
to hit or beat something or someone
A mermaid....she is considered evil bcos she lures men into the sea or river and makes them her l...
Son of man Use mostly to express frustration or reject suffering.
to feel horny
to get drunk/intoxicated on drugs or alchohol
Mara can be used to depict madness.
Used to refer to a mother
To dress very covered or modestly without show any kind of body shape or curves.
To have a one night stand
Social class, people on the same level
In a state of Drunkenness
Originally a spanish word. But means the victim of a fraud.
Adverb: to do something quickly or rapidly Can be used as an exclamation like "¡Rapido!" in Sp...
salad, foreign cuisine
An abbreviation for medicine, which could also mean charm.
Security officer. usually a watches and opens the gate of a house
to calm down, or take it easy
a coded word used instead of mentioning a place,person's name or thing
The person is crazy, The word comes from someone is mentally unstable.
To escape, disappear, to leave in a haste
mallams (hausa/northern men) who sell water in jerrycans. they are a common sight in lagos, parti...
Messing up and not behaving as expected
to fart or pollute the air
an unrefined girl especially from the eastern part of Nigeria
To flee; to hurry away
1. Soft drinks
Soft drinks packaged in 35cl glass bottles.
to talk rubbish, trash or wrong thing
To get drunk
Casual wear. Usually used when students in uniform are allowed to wear clothes of their choice. T...
Translate to as "my"
see DANFO. This is a beat up bus, most known to be in Lagos. These buses are usually in very bad ...
narrow football goal post
refers to a car
A clean shaved head or hair cut.
Cars in a bad shape are often referred moto.
motor cycle see: machine, okada
It is used to tell someone to get out of one\'s sight...
mr laazis biography
Mr laazis is a gospel singer,rapper and songwriter.he owns Mr laazis music (MLM)
a popular sigh of disapproval in Nigeria, (maybe West Africa). The sound can be heard when one st...
Used to show lack of concern, respect, and also to show anger, hatred, and jealousy. It is often ...
Foolish person. Or a victim of scammer.
1. A huge penis 2. Money 3. A baton
Used mostly to refer to one's own mother
Fool (Also see Ode)
A very stupid person
Foolish person. Or a victim of scammer.
a rich kid who attempts to throw his life away for silly (extreme) reasons...can be used as an ad...
my own that
Used when one dose not have money