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Ife

[ ee-fey ]
/ ˈi feɪ /
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noun

a town in SW Nigeria.
a male or female given name: from a Yoruba word meaning “love.”

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Ife
/ (ˈiːfɪ) /

noun

a town in W central Nigeria: one of the largest and oldest Yoruba towns; university (1961); centre of the cocoa trade. Pop: 229 000 (2005 est)
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