Akan Teleteaching Course

Unit 8.7: Proverb

Onyankopn mp asmmne nti, na ky dn mmaak mmaak.
lit. Since God doesn't like fraud, he gave each (creature) a name.

Meaning: In order that the innocent person may not suffer for the sins or the misdeeds of another person, God gave each person a name. It is therefore possible to identify offenders and restrain evil.

Opoku (1995: 76)

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