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1. Abeng (Noun)


English Translation

Horn instrument


Definition

A traditional Maroon cow-horn instrument


Example Sentences

Patois: Di abeng sound sweet when it blow.
English: The horn instrument sounds sweet when played.


Related Words

Bangle , Claat , Ting , Macka ,



posted by anonymous on May 22, 2024


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Other Definitions of "Abeng"

2. Abeng (Noun)


Definition

The abeng is a cow horn instrument used by the Maroons for communication and music. It was used to signal to each other during wars and to summon villagers for ceremonies. The abeng is still used in Maroon villages today.


Related Words

Accompong , Ackee , ADELPHI , ADMIRAL TOWN ,



posted by anonymous on October 27, 2023


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3. Abeng (Noun)


Definition

Maroon cow-horn instrument


Example Sentences

Patois: Di maroon dem use to blow di abeng as a signal.
English: The maroons blew the abeng as a signal.


Related Words

Bangle , Claat , Ting , Macka ,



posted by anonymous on December 9, 2013


. Abeng Pictures



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