Chagga


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Noun1.Chagga - a Bantu language spoken by the Chaga in northern Tanzania
Bantoid language, Bantu - a family of languages widely spoken in the southern half of the African continent
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The largest of Tanzania's many ethnic groups in descending order are: the Sukuma, Nyamwezi, Haya, Gogo, Makonde, Tumbuka-Ngoni, Ha, Chagga and Maasai.
Moreover, some breeds that are critically endangered have fewer than 1,000 animals, such as the Ghana Dwarf Muturu (humpless shorthorns), Mkalama Dun (Small East African Zebu), Pare (Small East African Zebu), Chagga (Small East African Zebu), Baria (Small East African Zebu), Nkone (South African sanga), Pedi (South African sanga), and Shangan (South African sanga) (Rege, 1999).
59) A Chagga tale from near Mount Kilimanjaro describes the story of a boy who nurtured a taro tuber that transformed into a child; but when his mother discovered the child and snatched it from him and killed it, he sat on a stool which flew up into the sky and took him to another country where banana trees grew in abundance and people cultivated millet and beans.
Maybe I don't pay attention to it," says Khalfan, who is the son of a Muslim father from the Segeju people and a Christian mother from the Chagga people.
1975), "Selection for Failure in a Small Social Field: Ritual Concord and Fraternal Strife among the Chagga, Kilimanjaro, 1968-1969," in S.
In Chagga Gardens, a small coffee community located in Mount Kilimanjaro, the average coffee plantation is sheltered by the shade of banana trees and other tall plants.
See Moore, supra note 13 (this study of the Chagga of Mount Kilimanjaro is a classic in this field).
Grove, Alison, 1993, 'Water use by the Chagga on Kilimanjaro', African Affairs, 92, 431- 448
8%) Chagga, 11 Zaramo, 4 Pare, 2 Masai, 1 Somali, 1 Sambaa, 1 Mgogo, 1 Nyiramba Religion 115 (88.
saying that the Chagga know as well as anyone else that there are
The then Kilimanjaro IAC chapter, now ACTPEW, Tanzania, informed us in 2005 about unrest amongst the Chagga people of Moshi town and the widespread performance of FGM due to lawalawa.
McCormack, nicknamed Chagga, was among 14 people snared by detectives probing a Costa Blanca drug smuggling gang allegedly linked to the Lyons clan.