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[W3 a Yoruba-speaking people of south-western Nigeria] n. Obs. an African ethnic group: 1891 [Bahamians] still retain their African tribal distinctions; they are divided into Yourubas, Egbas, Ebos, Congos, etc. (Stark 188).

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Last update: 2010-09-19 15:08
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
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