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Elegua

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Elegua is an Orisha. He is syncretized with either Saint Michael, Saint Anthony of Padua, or the Holy Child of Atocha.

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Google previewLandscape of Slavery (2008)

The Plantation in American Art by Angela D. Mack, Stephen G. Hoffius

Elegua is a New World incarnation of the Yoruba Orisha, Eshu. A similar figure in Ghana is Ananse the spider, whose tales became Aunt Nancy stories in America. 1 3 There are also the Signifyin' Monkey and, of course, Brer Rabbit.

Google previewEncyclopedia of African Religion (2008)

by Molefi Kete Asante, Ama Mazama

A Santeria priest blows brandy over an Elegua (Yoruba deity) as part of a prediction ritual asking for the health of Cuban president Fidel Castro. August, 7, 2006, in Havana. Source: AFP/Getty Images.

Google previewThe Demon Dictionary (2014)

by Kimberly Daniels

Eleggua (Elegua) This is usually seen as an effigy with a fetish head representing Eleggua, an Orisha in the Yorùbá and Santería religions .

Google previewThe Demon Dictionary Volume Two (2014)

An Exposé on Cultural Practices, Symbols, Myths, and the Luciferian Doctrine by Kimberly Daniels

Eleggua (Elegua) This is usually seen as an effigy with a fetish head representing Eleggua, an Orisha in the Yorùbá and Santería religions .

Google previewEncyclopedia of Counseling (2008)

by Frederick T. Leong

Esu/Elegbara/Eleggua/Elegua (Anthony of Padua, ...

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Scrabble value of E1L1E1G2U1A1

The value of this 6-letter word is 7 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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