Origin of the name KWADWO.
Etymology of the
Meaning of the baby name KWADWO.
Akan name meaning "born on Monday." (The Languages of West
Africa, Migeod, v.2, 1913)
... Animiri Panyin, the king of
Wasa, boasted that, if he could get hold on Osei Kwadwo, he would
drive an epa (a curved iron closing round the wrist of a prisoner and
fixed on a block) into his head. Wasa was therefore invaded and
ravaged; Animiri was captured and his head was treated as he had offered
to treat the king's,... (History of the Gold Coast, Reindorf,