African American Dictionary
Globe: n. (F. , fr.L. globus.] 1. A round body; a ball; a sphere 2. The earth; usually with the, 3. A round model of the eart or heavens. 4. Anything somewhat rounded; as an electric-ligh. v.i. to gather or form into a globe.
(c) Black Enterprise Magazine, 1995
(c) Webster' Student Dictionary 1938 G. & C. Merriam Co.
(c) 1943 Grolier Encyclopaedia, The Golier society, Inc.
(c) The Columbuia Viking Desk Encyclopedia 1953
The Horse position
The African American dictionary is a growing endeavor.
Galaxy: n.pl. 1. a. Any of numerous large-scale aggregates of stars, gas and dust that constitute the universe. b. often Galaxy. The Milky Way. 2. A brilliant or distinguished assemblage.
The World Map
The World, seen from above
In today's world, "Nigger" can mean white, yellow, black, brown or red persons.
(c) Diane Carey 1988 Pocket Books
Fed-er-a-tion n. A union formed by agreement between states, nations, or other groups. The various nations formed a federation to work for world peace.
Kwanzaa stamp, US 2004
Sporran: (Gael, sporan, fr. IL bursa purse) A pouch of skin with the hair or fur on, worn infront of the kilt by Highlanders in full dress.
Majesty (maj-es-tee) 1. The authority, greatness, and dignity of a sovereign. 2. Used as a title in speaking f or to a sovereign (Your royal majesy) 3. A quality of stateliness or grandeur.
The Continent of Africa
con-tin-ent: n. 1. One of the seven principal land masses of the globe
A continent is a mainland.
Priesthood illustrated by Sir Robert Glenn Grant, 2004
Solidarity n. Unity arising from common purpose, sympathy, or interests: fellowship
Comb: 1. A piece of plastic, metal, or other material that has teeth. A comb is used to smooth, arrange, or fasten the hair. Another kind of comb is used to straighten out fibers of wool or cotton before spinning. 2. A thick, fleshy red crest on the head of roosters and other fowl. Noun. --1. T smooth or arrange with a comb. Betty combed the dog's fur to get the tangles out. 2. To look everywhere in; search thoroughly. The police combed the woods looking for the lost child. Verb.
(c) 1982 MacMillian's Dictionary for Children
noun: A covering of artificial or human hair for the head.
Image: Sacramento Bee 11/28/04 (c)
Church is a group of people, not a building.
church: 1) All Christians regarded as a spiritual entity. 2) A building for public and esp. Christian worship 3) A congregation 4) A public religious service. 5) A Christian denomination.
Africa is in the game
swastika n. A symbol consisting of a Greek cross with the ends of the arms bent at right angles.
(n): A fabulous monster represented as a gigantic reptile having a lion's claws, the tail of a serpent, wings, and a scaly skin. b. A figure or other representation of the creature. 2 Archaic: A large snake or serpent. 3. A fiercely vigilant or intractable woman 4. any of various lizards such as one of the genus Draco or the Komodo Dragon 5. A plant, the green dragon 6. Capital D: The constellation dragon, from Latin draca, from Greek drakon, serpent.
(c) Jet Magazine 1993
Saddle n. 1. A leather seat for a rider, as of an animal or a bicycle. 2.
A cut of meat including a portion of the backbone and both loins. v. ~dled,
Infinity n. 1. The quality or state of being infinite. 2. Unbounded space, time, or amount. 3. An indefinitely large number.
advertisement: 1. To call public attention to, esp. to increase sales. 2. A notice designed to advertise something.
(c) The Peace Worker January/February 2006
Lady of Justice
A goddess is a female deity, in contrast with a male deity known as a "god".
Many cultures have
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