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NounEdit

bagi (plural bagis)

  1. A voodoo sanctuary or sacred chamber.
    • 1985, Wade Davis, The Serpent and the Rainbow, Simon & Schuster, p. 89:
      The bar was deserted, but when Max Beauvoir and I entered the hounfour there were three of them, sitting with their backs to the ochre walls of the bagi.
    • 2013, Patrick Taylor, Frederick I. Case (eds.), The Encyclopedia of Caribbean Religions: Volume 1, p. 1065:
      The various fronds are fixed in front of the doors of the bagi and the peristyle as well as to the potomitan […].
    • 2015, Manbo Paula Wedo, Manbo Jumbo, p. 370:
      “This is a very important time for Vodou” Papa Baz tells me as he works in the bagi.

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IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the verb baga (to inconvenience).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

bagi m (genitive singular baga, nominative plural bagar)

  1. inconvenience, disadvantage

DeclensionEdit

SynonymsEdit


IndonesianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit

PrepositionEdit

bagi

  1. for

VerbEdit

bagi (used in the form membagi)

  1. to share

MentawaiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Sunda-Sulawesi *waji, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *huaji, from Proto-Austronesian *Suaji.

NounEdit

bagi

  1. sibling ((younger) person who shares same parents)