OHUNGIPEKE

$150.00

Moses Amkongo†
FORMAT: Paperback
ISBN: 978-99916-42-49-9
SIZE (Width x Height): 170 x 240 mm
EXTENT: 172 pages
CATEGORY: Oshiwambo cultural anthropology
PUBLICATION DATE: 2020

Language: Oshindonga

 

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Description

The title Ohungipeke reflects the content and refers to a conversion of oral heritage into the written form. The ohungi session traditionally takes place in the evening during which oral stories, taboos, ceremonies, etc. Are taught to children. The author made use of his rich command of Oshindonga to revive archaic words that are not often used in writings of today. Oshipalanyolo shika Ohungipeke osha kwatathana lela noshikalimo shako notashi holola okulundululila uuthiga wopakana momishangwa. Ohungi pamuthigululwakalo ohayi ningwa kongulohi nopethimbo lyayo aanona ohaa hokololelwa oongano, iidhila, iituthi nosho tuu.

 

Additional information

Weight 0.305 kg
Dimensions 170 × 240 cm