Zaar


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Noun1.Zaar - a Chadic language spoken in northern Nigeria
West Chadic - a group of Chadic languages spoken in northern Nigeria; Hausa in the most important member
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For example, these events can be listed in the following; folk-games, marriage ceremonies, wakes, alarmed-troops, zaar, fencing, coffee and tea meetings, card-games, and drinking circles.
Two songs on Mehr have their roots in zaar, a complex musical rite with origins in Ethiopia and Somalia that is still practiced today in southeastern Iran.
Sickness and the Spirits: a study of the Zaar spirit possession cult in the Northern Sudan.
TennCare, one of the first statewide experiments with a Medicaid managed care system, was created and implemented to head off a financial crisis in Tennessee (Mirvis, Chang, Hall, Zaar, & Applegate, 1995).