Tag Archives: Maasai folk tales

Maasai – Eneimua enkiteng’ (The origin of cattle)

Collected by: Maika Soit Ore apa tiapa nemeeta apa Ilmaasai nkishu. Ore nabo olong’, neipot Naiteru-kop Maasainta, aa ninye apa oltung’ani oiterie naiteru-kop enkop, nejoki: “Maasinta lai, ayieu niyoki aitobir enkang’ sepuk oleng’. Ore ake peyie indip nikilotu aliki”. Ore … Continue reading

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Maasai – Eng’atuny O Esidai (The Lioness and the Ostrich)

    Written by: Maripet Ole Noonkipa Edited: Purity Moniko Etii  Apa enasidai  legn’atuny nataa ichoreta tenebo. Netoni  ninche  nkolongi   kumok   eboita. Mpaka  neisho  tenebo  neiu  pokira  inkera  sidain  oleng.   Ore, nabo  olong,  neiro  niche, nejo: “Kajitaa  kingo pee  kingoru  … Continue reading

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