Grisgris

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Grisgris[1] [2] est amuletum Vodun in Africa oriens, quod homines credunt gerentem a malo protegere vel fortunam ferre,[3] et in nonnullis civitatibus culturisque Africae Occidentalis est ratio prophylaxis sexualis. In parvo sacco textili, plerumque versibus ex Alcorano inscripto, rituale parvarum rerum numerum continente, et in corpore hominis gesto consistit.

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Notae[recensere | fontem recensere]

  1. Vocabulum etiam gris-gris, grigri, et aliquando gregory et gerregery scriptum.
  2. Jeffrey Elton Anderson, "Conjure in African American society. Diss. Universitas Floridae, 2002.
  3. Knight 1980: 46.

Bibliographia[recensere | fontem recensere]

  • Knight, Jan. 1980. A-Z of ghosts and the supernatural. Pepper Press. ISBN 0560745095.
  • Lock, Helen. 1993. "A Man's Story Is His Gris-gris": Ishmael Reed's Neo-HooDoo Aesthetic and the African-American Tradition. South Central Review 10(1): 67–77. JSTOR 3190283.