obeah

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الإنجليزية - التركية
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الإنجليزية - الإنجليزية
A form of folk magic, medicine or witchcraft originating in Africa and practiced in parts of the Caribbean
{i} type of African witchcraft that is especially practiced in the West Indies; charm, talisman (also obi)
a religious belief of African origin involving witchcraft and sorcery; practiced in parts of the West Indies and tropical Americas
Of or pertaining to obi; as, the obeah man
Same as Obi
A form of folk magic or witchcraft originating in Africa and practiced in the West Indies
obeah doctors
plural form of obeah doctor
obis
plural of obi
obeah

    الواصلة

    o·be·ah

    النطق

    علم أصول الكلمات

    [ 'O-bE-& ] (noun.) 1760. Origin uncertain. Apparently from a Caribbean creole, probably ultimately from a West African language. The OED points to Igbo abià (“knowledge, wisdom”), obìa (“doctor, healer”).

    كلمة اليوم

    tremulous
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