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Noun1.Pabir - a Chadic language spoken south of Lake Chad
Biu-Mandara - a group of Chadic languages spoken in the border area between Cameroon and Nigeria south of Lake Chad
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For instance, the account of elite formation and roles among the Biu-Mandara of northeastern Nigeria is a typical depiction of African elite structure: the pre-colonial system dominated by Pabir rulers is one based on a close-knit elite sustained by hereditary, lineage and an elite subculture.
As the englynion assert, mwy gorddyfnassei 'more accustomed' was the hearth to mead, mead-drinkers, bright candles, men rejoicing around festive drinking-horns (medd, meddwon, pabir gloyw, elwch gwyr [...] am gyrn cyfeddwch), and so on, but no mention of poetry or music.