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sangoma

(sæŋˈɡəʊmə; -ˈɡɔːmə)
n
(Anthropology & Ethnology) South African a witch doctor, healer, or herbalist
[from Zulu isangoma]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sangoma - a traditional Zulu healer and respected elder
healer, therapist - a person skilled in a particular type of therapy

sangoma

noun (S. African) witch doctor, healer, shaman They paid a sangoma to cast a spell on their enemies.
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The CGE has (in the past) worked with the SABC and the police in Mpumalanga in rescuing a 13-year-old from being married off to a Sangoma.
Sangoma Technologies Corporation (TSX VENTURE:STC), a trusted provider of delivering Unified Communications solutions for SMBs, Enterprises, OEMs, and Service Providers, both on-premises and in the cloud, has announced highlights of its fourth quarter financial results and audited consolidated financial statements for the full year of fiscal 2017, ended June 30, 2017, the company said.
call center software along with the required hardware of Sangoma.
Caracteristicas: Preinstalacion de FreePBX Distro para facil implementacion, hardware certificado, soporte de Sangoma con diferentes paquetes, soporte para 1000 usuarios o 300 llamadas simultaneas, 32GB en RAM, almacenamiento en dos discos de estado solido de 240GB, siete puertos Gigabit Ethernet, cuatro ranuras PCIe de expansion con tarjetas analogas y digitales, i IMPI, opcion fuente de poder dual.
As part of the media partnership, the highly anticipated 31st ITEXPO conference that DIDX celebrates its participation, the media partner plans to co-sponsor the ITEXPO East 2016 All Conference Party along with Sangoma, Taqua, and 888VoIP.
She spotlights three interconnected lives: Thoko, a middle-aged sangoma (traditional healer) and shebeen queen (owner of a backdoor illegal pub); Dankie, one of oMandelaAEs children,o educated entirely under democratic governance; and Regina, an elderly tapestry weaver and devout Catholic.
The book is comprised of chapters about life during the rainy season -- spring, summer, and autumn -- and within each chapter are alternating stories about Thoko Makwakwa, a middle-aged sangoma (healer) and owner of an illegal pub, Dankie Mathebula, a young man struggling with the death of a much beloved cousin while preparing for his university admission exams, and Regina Hlabane, an elderly weaver who cofounded the Mapusha weaving cooperative ten years before this book takes place.
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It was Renders' intention to annex the country in the name of the Transvaal Republic, and he was able to strike up a congenial relationship with the local Mashona chief Sangoma with the promise of firearms, ammunition, and protection from neighbouring tribes.
One victim was a 61-year-old witch doctor, known locally as a Sangoma, who died when the mob burned down his home and set him alight in Khutsong.