Names for Days of the Week
Bodua (protector, leader)
Okoto (calm, humble)
Ogyam (good, humane)
Ntonni (advocate, hero)
Pereko (fearless, firm)
Okyin (adventurer, itinerant)
Atoapem (ancient, heroic)
Order of Birth
Badú/Badúwaa(Tenth born )
Circumstance Male/Female name Translation
on the field Afúom "on the farm"
on the road Ɔkwán "the road"
in war Bekṍe, Bedíàkṍ "war time"
happy circumstances Afiríyie "good year"
after death of father Antó "it didn't meet him"
after long childlessness Nyamékyε "gift from God"
premature or sickly Nyaméama "what God has given (no man can take away)"
father refuses Obím̀pέ "nobodywants"
responsibility Yεmpέw "we don't want you"