Lucumi

noun

Lu·​cu·​mi
¦lükə¦mē
plural Lucumi or Lucumies
1
a
: a group of people in Cuba who are members of a secret society of African origin
b
: a member of such a group
2
: the secret language used by the Lucumi derived from Yoruba

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“Lucumi.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Lucumi. Accessed 29 Nov. 2022.

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