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Abixila ahetu ambela anga Angola Antelope arrive asanga Bantu bata boxi deer dialect diiala dingi Fele Milanda Fenda Maria folk-lore Frog funji goat hanji hombo ioso iziia jiba jixi Kabidibidi Kabulu Kahima kalubungu Kamadfa Kamaria Kamasoxi kamba kana kanga kaveia Kazundu Ki-mbundu kia Tumb kidi kiebi kiiadi kiki kill Kimanaueze Kimona-ngombe Kipalende Kongo kota Kuala kuata kudia kuma Kumbi lelu Leopard Loanda Lukala m'o'nzo Ma-kishi Madfa Mahezu makixi makutu Malange manii Mbaka mbambi mbanza Mbulu mbunda menia mona Monkey muene muhatu mukaji Mukenge mukonda mulonga mutu muxi native Ndala ndenge nga Nzua ngana Fenda Maria ngana Ngo ngana Vidiji Milanda Ngiia ngulu Ngulungu Ngunza nguvulu Nianga njila Nzamba pala Portuguese sanji says slave sleep story Sudika-mbambi Teleji thee thou shalt Tumb ua ngi uala uazangula ueza uixi uiza umbanda Uoua usanga woman xitu
Page 22 - ... African tribes, and that the Uncle Remus tales may have been "borrowings" from Native American folklore. Folklorist Heli Chatelain disagreed: The myths and tales of the negroes in North, Central, and South America are all derived from African prototypes, and these can easily be traced in collections... Through the medium of the American negro, African folk-lore has exerted a deep and wide influence on the folk-lore of the American Indians; and that of the American white race itself bears many...
Page 22 - Xext to him in rank the lion is special chief of the tribe of ferocious beasts and highest vassal of the elephant. Chief of the reptile tribe is the python. Chief of the finny tribe is, in the interior, the di-lenda, the largest river fish. Chief of the feathery tribe is the...
Page 8 - Therefore, the closest relation is that of mother and child, the next that of nephew or niece and uncle or aunt. The uncle owns his nephews and nieces; he can sell them, and they are his heirs, not only in private property, but also in the chiefship, if he be a chief.
Page 22 - In African folk tales the animal world, as also the spirit world, is organized and governed just like the human world. In Angola the elephant is the supreme king of all animal creation, and the special chief of the edible tribe <>f wild animals.