75 Efik Words With Their English Names – A Must Read!

There are many Efik words you never knew their English meaning, but today you will get to know them word to word.

75 Efik Words With Their English Names
Efik People

Efik is a very large ethnic group in Cross River State, and has a closed meaning in tongue with the Ibibios which its origin is of Akwa Ibom State.

Below are the 75 Efik words and their English meaning you never knew;

1. Ekpe – Lion
2. Ebök – Monkey
3. Urukiköt – Snake
4. Adua – Squirrel
5. Ebua – Dog
6. Unen – Chicken
7. Ikut – Tortoise
8. Ebet – Deer
9. Enin – Elephant.
10. Añwa – Cat
11. Edop – Antelope
12. Ekpok – Lizard
13. Iyak – Fish
14. Cricket – Idiañ
15. Ikwöt – Toad
16. Edon – Frog
17. Utuekpe – Spider
18. Mfem – Cockroach
19. Ukpöñ-eyin – Gecko
20. Nnuene – Ant
21. Öböñ – Mosquito
22. Ebu – Termite
23. Eagle – Ntrukpum
24. Ibiom – Dove
25. Utere – Vulture
26.Afia Inuen – Cattle Eaglet
27. Inim – Parrot
28. Enañ – Cow
29. Edöñ – Sheep
30. Offiom – Crocodile
31. Okube – Chameleon
33. Ewa iköt – Fox.
34. Nkaañ – Centipede
35. Etim – Millipede
36. Ökwök – Bee
37. Nsuñ – Flies
38. Ndöñ – Maggot
39. Ataktak – Grasshopper
40. Isantim – Hippopotamus
41. Ekwöñ – Snail
42. Ukarakpa – Anaconda
43. Asabö – Phyton
44. Ebre – Cobra
45. Unen Mbakara – Duck
46. Edi – Pig
47. Oyod Mbakara – Rabbit
48. Ine – Grass cutter
49. Nkukuñkpöyöriyö – Locust
50. Emiañ – Bat
51. Ntiföt – Beetle
52.Uman Ewa – Bitch
53. Ayara Edöñ – Okukim
54. Itued – Leech
55. Nyin Enañ – Calf
56. Isobo – Crab
57. Nkurikit – Owl
58. Osio Enañ – Ox
59. Nköp -Oyster
60. Asasa – Patridge
61. Ebiöñ – Porcupine
62. Ekpu – Rat
63. Okukwö – Hawk
64. Chrysalis – Ituud
65. Eköñ ebuk eyop – Crow
66. Mkpufifip – Butterfly
67. Ndañ – Lies
68. Utai – Iguana
69. Nkörikö – conch
70. Ekrañ – Sparrow
71. Ekpib – Robin
72. Ufiak – Pest
73. Nten – Larva
74. Ikpeyen – Scorpion.

Do you have your own word(s) to add that is not here? Please, comment below..

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