Black People in various ( Ifa, Afa ) African Traditional Systems and African Languages

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Published on Dec 22, 2018
This presentation simply answers the question of why would Africans call themselves "Black People"? First this answers the question of simply looking into the actual African Traditions and African Ifa and Afa cosmology and philosophy to give the African perspective. When we look into these African systems we begin to realize that Blackness to the Africans and calling themselves Black does in fact explain there "skin" and "phenotype" depictions as well as the cosmological symbolism connected into Black/ Dark Skinned. This information explains why Africans chose this color as a distinction between other lighter colored africans they call -Red.
a collection of African Traditional Systems explaining why they use the term Black to people .....................

Proto Bantu *jid - Black complexioned person
Proto Wawat Nubian *ukumti - Black men

Old Nubian - ..........udmi......................black people
Old Coptic-............keme......................black person

- Kikongo-............. ba-ndombe-...............blacks
- Yoruba -Ifa-.. ........adulawo-............black complexioned man
- Igbo - Afa -...........mbari ya oba ci -......black family
- Dahomey-................................ .............black painted people
- Dogon -................nde gem....................coal-black person
- Nubian -...............adem urumei..............black people
- Ethiopian Stele-.. tsalam noba............... (black Nubians)
- Pyramid Text -....... jwn km -................. black skin

These are adjective modifiers and adjectives behaving as nouns across African languages......

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