Igbo Vocabulary

Welcome to the 9th lesson about the Igbo vocabulary. We're dedicating this page to the most important and most used words in Igbo. For example: clothes, languages, countries, travel, survival words, class, and house components.

shirt
shirt
afe/uwe
sweater
sweater
afe oyi
jacket
jacket
jaketi
coat
coat
koti
socks
socks
soksi
shoes
shoes
akpụkwụ
trousers
trousers
traụza
pajamas
pyjamas
afeụla
belt
belt
belt
underwear
underwear
ọgọdọ
hat
hat
okpu
skirt
skirt
peteli

The following words are related to languages and countries.

Language
Igbo
Country
Igbo
Arabic
arakwụba
Morocco
moroko
Chinese
asụsụ ndị china
China
china
English
bekee
England
England
French
asụsụ ndị french
France
france
German
asụsụ ndị jemanị
Germany
jemanị
Greek
asụsụ ndị Greece
Greece
Greece
Portuguese
asụsụ ndị Portugal
Portugal
Portugal
Hindi
asụsụ ndị India
India
India
Italian
asụsụ ndị Italy
Italy
Italy
Japanese
asụsụ ndị Japan
Japan
Japan
Russian
asụsụ ndị Russia
Russia
Russia
Spanish
asụsụ ndị Spain/Panya
Spain
Spain/Panya
Swedish
asụsụ ndị Sweden
Sweden
Sweden

The following vocabulary is related to travel and survival.

Travel
Igbo
airport
ọdụ ụgbọelu
doctor
dibia oyibo
airplane
ụgbọelu
medicines
ọgwụ
train
ụgbọ oloko
pharmacy
ebe a na-ere ọgwụ
taxi
agbataekee/taksi
hospital
ụlọ ọgwụ
bus
bus
ambulance
ambulans
car
ụgbọ ala
poison
nshị
ticket
tiket
help me
nyere m aka
hotel
ụlọ oriri na ọghụghụ
danger
nsogbu ọjọọ
reservation
mgbachi ọnọdụ
accident
ọghọm
passport
akwụkwọ ikike e ji eje mba
police
ndi uwe ojii
luggage
ngwo ngwo/ibu
headache
isi mgbu
tourism
mkpagharị obodo
stomach ache
afọ mgbu

The following list of words is related to a class environment and the components of a house.

Class
Igbo
books
ọtụtụ akwụkwọ
toilet
ụlọ mposi
pen
edemede
bed
akwa
dictionary
akwụkwọ nkọwa
bedroom
obu
library
ụlọ akwụkwọ
furniture
ihe e ji ebi n'ụlọ
desk
nkwako
house
ụlọ/ụnọ
student
nwata akwụkwọ
kitchen
usekwu
teacher
onye nkuzi
plate
afele
chair
oche
refrigerator
nji oyi
paper
akwụkwọ
room
ime ụlọ/ime ụnọ
page
iruakwụkwọ
table
nkwako
pencil
uriakwụkwọ
window
mpio
question
ajụjụ
television
iheoyiyo

Did you enjoy this lesson about the Igbo vocabulary? I hope so, if you have any problem with this lesson contact me with questions here. You can now check the next lesson below.

Igbo Grammar   Igbo Grammar

Igbo Verbs   Igbo Verbs


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