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Asham or Brown George is a corn-based dessert in Caribbean cuisine. It is a specialty in all parts of the Caribbean. It may have its origins with the indigenous African and Indian people. It is made by shelling dry corn, parching it in a hot pot and then pounding it in a wooden mortar and sifting it until it is similar to sand. Salt or sugar can then be added to the brown mixture and it can be eaten dry or with water.
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Grains of Truth (2013)
Reading Tractate Menachot of the Babylonian Talmud by Joshua A. Fogel
Maybe, just maybe, the asham (guilt offering) might work for a comparison. It, too, is a most holy offering, must undergo shechitah in the north, is not burned to a crisp, and expiates no excision-deserving transgressions. No, again, for the asham is a kind of blood offering which bears no resemblance to a minchah. Given the foregoing, we are left with the words “from there” clearly intending kemitzah be performed in the Courtyard but not inside the Sanctuary. The Gemara tries another ...
Finnegans Wake (1986)
A Plot Summary by John Gordon
Sham', asham is a Hebrew word referring ...
A Commercial Dictionary (1803)
Containing the Present State of Mercantile Law, Practice, and Custom Intended for the Use of the Cabinet, the Counting-house, and the Library by Joshua Montefiore
There is also a material trade carried on by the natives, chiefly with the district of Catek, a district of some extent a little below the westernmost mouth of the Ganges, the port of which is Balasore, and whence the people of Catek carry on a navigation and trade with the Maldive islands, and also with the country of Asham. Forty vessels of 5oo or 6co tons each are annually sent from the Ganges to Asham, laden with salt, which yields 2co per cent. profit ; they receive in payment, silk, ivory, ...
by Matthew George Easton
by Daniel Jones, Beverley Collins, Inger M. Mees
-es aej, -iz Asham 'aejam [-idnis asham |ed, -edly, -edness a'jeim |d, -idli, Ashanti, -s a'jaenti [vaejaen'ti:], -z Ashbourne 'aejbuan [-boan,-boan, -bom, Ashburne ...
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Scrabble value of A1S1H4A1M3
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