Hi Shipley Family!
Thank you for making a video and sharing Angelina’s name with us. We love Lele and the meaning behind it.
Her name Olaoluwanike (pronounced Oh-La-Oh-Lou-Wa-Knee-Kay) means “The Wealth Of God Deserves Pampering”. We also made a video and listed the meaning of everything below. Enjoy.
Nigerian Naming Ceremony
Lime- represents the hurt and betrayal that are unavoidable during our life. It also represents the ability to overcome bitterness by retaining dignity, composure and self-worth.
Honey- represents the ability to appreciate and remember the sweetness and goodness of life.
Sugar- represents power greater than oneself that have nothing to do with our individual intelligence, skill or power. It is solely due to the goodness of God.
Salt- represents wisdom and balance in making life choices as well as flexibility, creativity, moral balance in making choices and decisions.
Cayenne pepper- represents resilience in response to crisis and tragedy.
Palm Oil- represents the ability to move towards inevitable death with confidence and grace and reverence for the foundation laid by those who came before you.
Water – represents the fluid of life and the willingness to change