Mo ti gbọ́ / Motigbo – Here’s The Meaning


Hi there. What does Motigbo even mean? That popular Yoruba sentence that you hear everywhere. Motigbo is a popular Yoruba statement, slang, and phrase that has its unique meaning like every sentence out there.

The meaning of Motigbo is, “I have heard”.

Yup. It’s that simple.

Motigbo has three words. They are “mo”, “ti”, “gbo”.

Mo in Yoruba means, “I”

Ti in Yoruba means, “have”

Gbọ in Yoruba means, “to hear”

So, there you have the meaning of Motigbo.

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Bei Weiwei

• Yorùbá, INTJ Female • I also love Chinese culture. 我爱中国! • I'm a STOIC. • I founded and own this Yoruba blog. • Ìfẹ́ àti imọ́lẹ̀. Ire o!

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  1. I just found your website and I love it. I’m currently learning Yoruba independently. Jah bless, one love from Martinique.


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