Definitions starting with B

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Bamakansa

[cf. Kongo bama to scold + kanza to bite (Turner 1949:58, 105)] n., Obs? the name of a folk tale character: 1918 The tale had been told him by a Congo in Andros half a century ago . . [about] B'o' Bamakansa (Parsons 121).

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Last update: 2010-08-27 01:34
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.0

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