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The 'W' Word (Witch), What Does it Mean?
The other day I sat down and again tried to define what it is that I am doing. We are talking about beginning our church next year, but a church of what? I am the type that is most comfortable with a clear and complete understanding, so I began at the...
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca
King James Bible: Mark, Chapter 4
Chapter 4 4:1 And he began again to teach by the sea side: and there was gathered unto him a great multitude, so that he entered into a ship, and sat in the sea; and the whole multitude was by the sea on the land. 4:2 And he taught them many things by...
New Testament >> Mark
King James Bible: Acts, Chapter 13
Chapter 13 13:1 Now there were in the church that was at Antioch certain prophets and teachers; as Barnabas, and Simeon that was called Niger, and Lucius of Cyrene, and Manaen, which had been brought up with Herod the tetrarch, and Saul. 13:2 As they...
New Testament >> The Acts
Story of the Celts: The Celts in Britain
The Celts in Britain [ 27 ] What is obvious when studying the Celts, as when studying anything, is that different experts say different things--there are always men of knowledge who have conflicting views about specifics. The dates of when the Celts came to...
History & Anthropology >> Celtic & Irish
Everything you always wanted to know about the beliefs of the Founding Fathers that your Congressman will never tell you!
Through the Dark Ages, civilization and learning languished under the iron rule of the church. Finally, through the rediscovery of the Pagan Classics, Plato, Aristotle, Epictetus, Plotinus and many other philosophers, the west began to see a glimmer of the...
Saga of Times Past >> History & Anthropology
This rune, the fifth rune of the third aett and twenty-first of the Elder Futhark, has two names. Kenaz/Kaunaz is the other rune with two names. Laguz is the best-known name of today’s rune. It means “lake.” Laukaz is the alternative name and means “leek,” a...
Divination >> Rune Stones
Tarot Cards Overview
Tarot is made up of four suites of regular playing cards, each having 14 pieces of cards. What distinguishes a deck of tarot cards from conventional playing cards is a single card called the Fool.
Divination >> Tarot Cards

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Arawak vs. Lokono. What's in a name? - Hal
May 10, 2012 The position of the Guianese Arawak/Lokono in the Arawakan fam- ..... Nowadays the word arawak refers also to a large linguistic stock which ...
The Arawak Lokono word for ''man' - HAL-Inria
May 10, 2012 In this paper I describe the Arawak/Lokono word wadili which ... Since a similar evolution of the word man is registered in Sranan Tongo (from ...
A Grammar Sketch and Lexicon of Arawak - SIL International
This book is a revision of Lokono Dian: The Arawak Language of Suriname: A Sketch ..... Although there are numerous Arawak word lists and transcriptions, and ...
Arawak name for Barbados was probably not - Pan Tribal
circles, namely -the presumed 'Arawak'name for Barbados prior to the arrival of ... and I can tell you for a fact that 'Ishi' IS a Lokono-Arawak word - but that it ...
Tainos versus Arawaks
Origins of the wordArawak”. In order to recognize the substantial cultural differences between Arawak societies in mainland. South America and the peoples of ...

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Measures of Expatriation by Vahni Capildeo review – 'language is my home'
Readers of Vahni Capildeo's previous poetry collections will not be surprised by the verbal intensity and wide range of allusion in her latest, Measures of Expatriation. It is subdivided into seven sections, each a “measure”.
Black Sails: Maroons and the History of Escaped Slave Communities
The origin of the Maroon people dates back at least to 1512, and the word is a Spanish one, “cimarrones” which meant wild, or feral. ... Joining these escaped African slaves were members of the Arawak natives, especially the group known as the Taino.
Venezuela's Criollo Cacao Comeback: John Panagotacos interviews Saul Amarista
SA: The word Criollo in Spanish means a native-born person. Because Criollo cacao was the cacao in ... The Arawak and the Carib tribes eventually colonized and commercialized the Antilles and parts of Central America.
Pride, prejudice and the mutation of zombies from Caribbean slaves to flesh-eaters
There is even a word in the indigenous Caribbean Arawak language – “zemi” – which refers to an “ancestral spirit” and which has also been cited as the etymological source.
How zombies mutated from hapless Caribbean slaves to scary flesh-eaters
There is even a word in the indigenous Caribbean Arawak language – “zemi” – which refers to an “ancestral spirit” and which has also been cited as the etymological source.

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Arawak Words (Lokono, Arahuaco) - Native language
Welcome to our Arawak vocabulary page! Arawak, also known as Lokono, is an Arawakan language, related to other languages like Guajiro and Piapoco.
Arawak Language and the Arawak Indian Tribe (Lokono, Locono
Language: Arawak, also known as Lokono, is an Arawakan language of South America. It is an agglutinating language with SVO word order. Some indigenous  ...
Taino Dictionaries - Puerto Rican Folkloric Dance & Cultural Center
Haytian Taino Language (Restored from Caribbean Dialects, Eyeri, Arawak). Dictionary - Taino ... El Boricua.
Arawakan languages - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Ta-Maipurean = Caribbean Arawak / Ta-Arawak = Caribbean Maipuran, ..... The Arawak word for maize is marisi, and various forms of this word are found ...
Arawak - definition of Arawak by The Free Dictionary
Arawak synonyms, Arawak pronunciation, Arawak translation, English ... Arawak or Ar·a·waks 1. ...

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