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Who is an Ọmọlúàbí

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Who is an Ọmọlúàbí


The Ọmọlúàbí is a Yorùbá philosophical and cultural concept to describe a person of absolute goodness--An epitome of humanity.


The Ọmọlúàbí concept signifies courage, hard work, humility and respect, etc. 


An Ọmọlúàbí is a person of honor who understands the benefits of hard work, respects the rights of others, and gives to the community in deeds and in action. 


Above all, an Ọmọlúàbí is a person of high integrity.



The concept Ọmọlúàbí is an adjectival Yoruba phrase, which has the words - "Ọmọ-tí-Olú-ìwà-bí" as its components. 



Literally translated and separately, ọmọ means 'child', tí means 'that or which', Olú-ìwà means the chief or master of Ìwà (character), bí means 'born'. 



When combined, Ọmọlúàbí translates as "the baby/child begotten by the chief of Ìwà". 


Such a child is thought of as a paragon of excellence in character.
An Ọmọlúàbí demonstrates and exhibits the inherent virtue and value of Ìwàpẹ̀lẹ́. 



Ìwàpẹ̀lẹ́ is ultimately the basis of moral conduct in Yoruba culture and a core defining attribute of an Ọmọlúàbí.



The most fundamental of these principles demonstrated by an Ọmọlúàbí are:
Ọ̀rọ̀ Sísọ (Spoken word, the Yoruba accord great respect for intelligent and expert use of language)



Ìtẹríba (Respect)/(Civility)

Inú rere (Good will, Having a good mind towards others)

Òtítọ́ (Truth)

Ìwà (Character)/(Virtue)

Akíkanjú (Bravery)

Iṣẹ́ (Hardwork)

Òwò (Entrepreneurship)

Ọpọlọ (Pipe (Intelligence)

Àfiorítì (Endurance)

Sùúrù (Patience)

Ìfarabalẹ̀ (Composure)

Ọ̀wọ̀ (Respect)

Ẹ̀sọ̀ (Caution)

Ìmọ̀ ( Knowledge)

Ọgbọ́n (Wisdom)

Òye (Understanding)

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