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Ese Ifa Oturah  אשא אףא עתארא

SONGS OF DAVID (Sunrara Fun Daoduwa)

23 23:1 Oranmiyan Habarawa (Hebrew) מזמור לדוד יהוה רעי לא אחסר׃

Modern Hebrew Transliterated ׃ MZMVUr LDVD JHVH Ur'yY L'a 'aChSUr.

Yoruba: MimoEsinMimoORin Lawo Dawodu Ifahodu:  Je-ho-Ifah nihi da ori aiye mi lai shalaini ohun rere kan

Geisi (English): Sacred worship sacred song Levite David Ephod: JHVH directs my life without lacking any thing good

23:2 Oranmiyan Habarawa (Hebrew) ׃ בנאות דשא ירביצני על־מי מנחות ינהלני׃

Modern Hebrew Transliterated:  BN'aVTh DSh'a YUrBYTShNY 'yL-MY MNChVTh YNHLNY.

Yoruba eBaa N’onAh UTiHi oDan eSo H’Ati eYa OnuRu ogBin YiTi oriSHi aiNiYe, Iyeh Ashe-Lana -oMiYe AmunuHimutanhan, EYiNiHaLeoNaiye

Geisi (English) By the way of the valley that grows varieties of surplus seeds,  Iyeh Ashe-opens the way to water of life for everlasting drinking in the land of the living

23:3 Oranmiyan Habarawa (Hebrew)נפשי ישובב ינחני במעגלי־צדק למען שמו ׃

ModernHebrew Transliterated (NPhShY YShVBB YNChNY BM'yGLY-TShDQ LM'yN ShMV)

Oranmiyan Habarawa (Hebrew) Transliterate: NPSHY YSHOGBGB YNHNY BMTSHJLY-TSHDG LMN SMO

Yoruba:  NiPa aSHeYi IYeh Ashe SHe ohUn gBogBo Eya oHunaiNiyee BiMotishe iJadeLooYe -oTitoiSHoDodooGo oLaiMo Nsihimilo

Geisi (English):  By this authority Iyeh Ashe did these uncountable things as l go out truth, greatness, faithfulness, wealth, understanding and knowledge follow me

23:4 Oranmiyan Habarawa (Hebrew): גם כי־אלך בגיא צלמות לא־אירא רע כי־אתה עמדי שבטך ומשענתך המה ינחמני׃

Modern Hebrew Transliterated GM KY-'aLK BGY'a TShLMVTh L'a-'aYUr'a Ur'y KY-'aThH 'yMDY ShBTK VMSh'yNThK HMH YNChMNY.

Yoruba: Nje eMi KiY-‘AloKa iBoJi Y’kA Tii aSHaLe aMi ewUTiHi L’onA-A yi n‘Ugba oRuu t‘abi n’Ugba aarun’Yi Kiaarun Yi – ‘ATiH’Yan iMu oDe aiYe aSHe aaBo To KUn amaaSHomi’Yi NiToriHi Ki Hi emi hi Yee ni Kihi eMi Ni Iye.

Giesi (English) Even though I walk through the shadow of darkness,  the sign of danger on the path in the midnight, any plague, any famine in the world You will be my total protection lead me so that l will live, l will be alive

23:5 Oranmiyan Hebrew: תערך לפני שלחן נגד צררי דשנת בשמן ראשי כוסי רויה׃

Modern Hebrew Transliterated Th'yUrK LPhNY ShLChN NGD TShUrUrY DShNTh BShMN Ur'aShY KVSY UrVYH.

Yoruba: TihiaRiKa aLaiFeNiYan eSHiLeKun oNJeDe TiSHeURURUYi aDunSiHi NiTihi AbaSaHaMiNiye siORimi aRASI KESI araiYah

Gieisi (English) In the surrounding of haters You open door of varieties of nourishable food.  Aba place a mark of life on my head

23:6 Oranmiyan Habarahuwa (Hebrew) אך טוב וחסד ירדפוני כל־ימי חיי ושבתי בבית־יהוה לארך ימים׃

Modern Hebrew Transliterated 'aK TVB VChSD YUrDPVNY KL-YMY ChYY VShBThY BBYTh-YHVH L'aUrK YMYM.

Yoruba: N’Ako-Tan oBa UkeSaDi YioRooiDunnuFunaiYe KieLu-iYeMimoiYe KihiYiYe ASHaaBoTiHiYe gBoGboaiYeTiHi-iYeHoWaH L’AgbaraORuKo iYeasheMimoIyeaiyeraiyehMimo.

 

Atumo (Etymo-logy):

Da-awo-odu-Ifah, Dawodu meaning David, Dawid, Daud of Efhod, Ephod divination

Ada-odu-Iwa, Daoduwa, Daodu, Dawid David, Adua, Dua is the name of Patriach Oduduwa meaning creator of righteousness

Ji-ho-Ifa aojiire, Jihofah aojiire meaning Jehovah Jire, when you wake up in the morning you bow down to Ifa the provoder of our daily bread, future and saviour from evil

Je-ho-Ifa, Jehofah meaning Ifa answers better than medicine.  Ikin Ifa (Cefah) and Opele (rosery in English) is used to make divination on once journey in life.  Ifa predicts and helps to you choose the right way for your future.  Ifa nje juu oogun meaning Ifa cures better than medicine.

Ada-odu-ewa, Daoduwa, Oduduwa meaning creator of beauty aka Dudu lewa (black and beautiful), is the female version of the name Oduduwa.  She is our mother Yeyewah, Yemoja, Iya Ogbe.

Habariwa, Habarawa, Hibariwa, Hebariwa have same meaning as Abarawa, Abariwa, Ibariwa, Ebariwa, Ubariwa "Hebrew" meaning our father depends on Yoruba various tongues

Abarahami, Ibarahami, Barami are the root word for Abraham, Ibrahim meaning my father.  Hebrew meaning in Arabik is "father"

Abba, Aba Eba, Iba, Uba "Eber, lbri"

Sunrara means song but in real sence, It is inform of ewi, ofo (incantations)