Meaning of okada in English:

okada

noun

West African
  • A motorcycle serving as a taxi, with passengers sitting behind the driver.

    ‘we took two okadas there’
    as modifier ‘the okada rider fell down’

Origin

1990s probably from Okada Air, the name of an airline that operated in Nigeria in the 1980s and 1990s.

Pronunciation

okada

/ɒˈkɑːdɑː/