shango

\\shäŋˈgō\ adjective
Usage: often capitalized
Etymology: from Shango, Yoruba god of thunder and fertility
: of or relating to the worship of Shango by the Yoruba people and by Negroes in Brazil and Trinidad

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  • Shango — (Xango, Changó) ist der in der Religion der Yoruba und den darauf beruhenden afroamerikanischen Religionen der wohl populärste Orisha (Göttergeist). Er ist himmlischer Vater, Donnergott und Ahne der Yoruba. In der karibischen Lukumí Religion (O… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Shango — This article is about the Yoruba divinity. For other uses, see Shango (disambiguation). In the Yorùbá religion, Sàngó ( also spelled, Sango or Shango, often known as Xangô or Changó in Latin America and the Caribbean, and also known as Jakuta[1]) …   Wikipedia

  • Shangô —  Ne doit pas être confondu avec Shangó, album de Carlos Santana. Shangô, Sàngó (également typographié Sango ou Shango), souvent désigné sous le nom de Xangô ou Changó dans l Amérique latine et les Caraïbes, et connu également sous le nom de… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Shango —    The thunder god and the fourth king of the Yoruba tribe. His amulet is called Ose Shango …   Who’s Who in non-classical mythology

  • Shango — Shạngo   [ʃ ], Volk in Afrika, Sango …   Universal-Lexikon

  • shango — shan·go …   English syllables

  • Shango — /ˈʃæŋgoʊ/ (say shanggoh) noun a Caribbean religious cult, African in origin …   Australian English dictionary

  • Shango —    From Afro Caribbean mythology, he is the thunder god …   The writer's dictionary of science fiction, fantasy, horror and mythology

  • Shango (disambiguation) — Shango or Chango or Changó or Xangô may refer to:*Shango. a Yoruba god *The Shango spider, of the genus Dictynidae * Shango (Juno Reactor album) *Shango (rock group), a 1960s rock group * Shango (album), a 1982 album by Santana * King Shango is… …   Wikipedia

  • Shango (rock group) — Shango was a rock quartet in the late 1960s, led by Tommy Reynolds, later of Hamilton, Joe Frank Reynolds, which included actor Stuart Margolin.Shango s best known recording was a 1969 song, a modest novelty hit called Day After Day from their… …   Wikipedia

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