Give am belle



Meaning

Louder / Increase the volume


Example

Dj abeg give am belle!


Origin: Port Harcourt



By AMANi June 16, 2018

Lai lai



Meaning

1. In any way or respect.
2. To the least extent or degree.
3. under any circumstances.
4. Impossible.


Example

Lai lai SARS no go see tattoo for your body leave. Dem mus collect money before you go


Origin: Nigeria



By AMANi June 16, 2018

Done carry belle



Meaning

Has gotten pregnant.


Example

Abebe done carry belle


Origin: Nigeria



By AMANi June 20, 2018

I don hear



Meaning

I have heard.


Example

i don hear wetin you talk
I have heard what you said


Origin: Nigeria



By AMANi June 20, 2018

Sure banker



Meaning

You can count on that, it can also mean trusted.


Example

Person 1: Abeg borrow me 5k i go pay you back later.
Person 2: You sure?
Person 1: sure banker


Origin: Nigeria



By AMANi June 20, 2018

E don tay weh day break



Meaning

It's been long since "day break"


Example

e don tay weh day break i need to eat something before i faint


Origin: Nigeria



By AMANi June 20, 2018

Chop my money



Meaning

1. To spend someone's money
2. To defraud someone of their money


Example

1. baby chop my money!
Baby spend my money

2. yahoo boys chop my money
Fraudsters defrauded me


Origin: Lagos



By AMANi June 20, 2018

Base on who u be



Meaning

1. A phrase used to sweet talk somebody into an agreement with you or getting something from them. Directly translate to "Because of who you are or how influential you are".

2. An insincere praise in order to persuade someone to do something for you.


Example

1. Baby base on who u be my heart don off
2. Base on who u be - Make i drink one bottle for your head


Origin: Warri



By AMANi June 20, 2018

Atikulate



Meaning

To make strategic and calculated moves.

Derived from the word "Atiku" also the name of former vice president of Nigeria Atiku Abubakar as he makes moves to become the next Nigerian president come 2019.


Example

Atiku dey atikulate seriously for this election.


Origin: Twitter NG



By AMANi July 13, 2018

Osha pra pra



Meaning

This salutation is used when one is praising another, which is loosely translated to mean "you are dope!". It is mostly used in the street to hail/greet a friend or acquaintance who is passing by.


Example

Osha pra pra my guy


Origin: Lagos



By AMANi July 20, 2018