obeah definition

  • noun:
    • a kind of spiritual belief of African origin, practiced in certain areas of the western Indies, Jamaica, and nearby exotic America, concerning sorcery.
    • An object, allure, or fetish utilized in the practice with this religion.
    • a type of people miracle, medicine or witchcraft beginning in Africa and practiced in elements of the Caribbean.
    • Same as obi.
    • (West Indies) supporters of a religious system concerning witchcraft and sorcery
    • a religious belief of African beginning concerning witchcraft and sorcery; practiced in elements of the western Indies and tropical Americas

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