The Caribbean Dictionary

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moko jumbee
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Noun
Stilt dancers in an African tradition carried over into carnival. Their costumes represent beings from the realm of the dead
Synonyms
ba bwa, mocko jumbie
Tags
folklore
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moko jumbee
ravendarlin Nov 21, 2016
We call them Babwa
Bobzy Dec 04, 2016
Moko jumbie is combination of two spiritual forces. One represents the moko of West Africa And the other is jumbie which is uniquely Trinidadian
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