How do you say Merry Christmas in Twi Ghana?

How do you say Merry Christmas in Ghana?

How to wish Ghanaians a merry Christmas. During the festive season, people in Ghana often say “Afishapa” to one another. The phrase comes from one of the country’s most commonly-spoken languages, Akan, and translates to “Merry Christmas and Happy New Year.”

What is greeting in Twi?

welcome. akwaaba! yaa agya (to an elderly man) yaa ɛna (to an elderly woman) yaa anua (to a sibling, age mate or colleague)

How do you say December in Twi?

In our second vocabulary lesson, we looked at the days of the week in Twi. Today, we are looking at the months of the year.

Months of the Year in Twi.

Months (Twi) English
Ahinime October
Obubuo November
Ɔpɛnimma December

How do you say Merry Christmas in every language?

How to say “Merry Christmas” in 10 different languages

  1. French: Joyeux Noël.
  2. German: Frohe Weinachten.
  3. Spanish: Feliz Navidad.
  4. Italian: Buon Natale.
  5. Portuguese: Feliz Natal.
  6. Dutch: Vrolijk kerstfeest.
  7. Romanian: Crăciun fericit.
  8. Polish: Wesołych świąt Bożego Narodzenia.

How say Merry Christmas?

Other Ways of Saying “Merry Christmas”

  1. As always, what a blessing you are!
  2. Celebrate this holiday with a lot of fun, excitement, and surprises.
  3. Glad tidings to your jolly soul.
  4. Enjoy some holiday magic on me.
  5. Have a cuddly Christmas.
  6. Have your best Christmas ever!
  7. Have yourself a merry little Christmas.
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How do you say I miss you in Ghana?

A collection of useful phrases in Twi, a variety of Akan, a member of the Kwa branch of the Niger-Congo language family spoken in Ghana.

Useful phrases in Twi.

Phrase Twi
I miss you Mafe wo
I love you Medɔ wo
Get well soon
Go away!

What countries speak Twi?

Countries where Twi is spoken

  • Benin.
  • Côte d’Ivoire.
  • Jamaica.
  • United States.
  • Canada.
  • Ghana.
  • Suriname.

How do you say my love in Ghana?

Me dɔ wo – I love you

Me (I) + dɔ (love) + wo (you). Note: The letter “ɔ” is unique to the Akan language. It is pronounced like a combination of the English “oh + uh.”

How do you say 22 in Twi?


Counting in tens in Twi is quite simple. Ten is edu, so twenty, two tens, becomes edu nu written and pronounced as aduonu. Thirty, three tens, becomes edu sa written and pronounced aduasa.

What is January in Twi?

Months in Twi: Ɔpɛpɔn, January; Ɔgyefoɔ, February; Ɔbɛnem, March; Oforisuo, April; Kotonimma, May; Ayɛwohomumɔ, June…

What does Mati mean in Twi?

Yes, I hear/understand. Mati Wai. I hear/understand.