Biaka

noun Bi·a·ka \ bē-ˈä-kə \

Definition of Biaka

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  • … the villagers do some trapping and hunting with the Biaka.
  • —John W. Berry et al.Cross-Cultural Psychology: Research and Applications2001
  • … extremely ancient groups like the Mbuti of Zaire and the Biaka pygmies of Central African Republic …
  • —Nicholas Wade, New York Times on the Web18 Mar. 2003
  • Either way, the Biaka people—who have survived for thousands of years in the steamy jungles of Africa … —probably have much to teach the cosseted western world about physical and mental health and wellbeing.
  • —Brian Beacom, Evening Times (Glasgow)22 Jan. 2008

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First Known Use of biaka

1992


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