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Rangi

Overview page. Subjects: African Studies.

Ethnic group of Tanzania; also known as Irangi and Rongo.

The Rangi primarily inhabit central Tanzania around the town of Dodoma. They speak a Bantu language. Approximately 400,000...

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Rangi

Overview page. Subjects: African Studies.

Ethnic group of Tanzania; also known as Irangi and Rongo.

The Rangi primarily inhabit central Tanzania around the town of Dodoma. They speak a Bantu language. Approximately 400,000...

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Rangi

in World Encyclopedia

P ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: General Studies. 52 words.

In the creation myth of the Maoris, Rangi is the sky god who forms such a close embrace with the

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Rangi

in Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience, Second Edition

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 50 words.

The Rangi primarily inhabit central Tanzania around the town of Dodoma. They speak a Bantu language. Approximately 400,000 people consider

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Rangi

Edited by Henry Louis Gates and Kwame Anthony Appiah.

in Encyclopedia of Africa

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: African Studies. 50 words.

The Rangi primarily inhabit central Tanzania around the town of Dodoma. They speak a Bantu language. Approximately 400,000 people consider

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Rangi

Overview page. Subjects: Religion.

Oceania

The Maori Ouranos. So close did Rangi, ‘sky’, embrace Papa, ‘earth’, that their children could not break free from the womb. At last the children, worn out by the continued...

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Rangi (Oceania)

Arthur Cotterell.

in A Dictionary of World Mythology

January 1997; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Customs and Traditions. 392 words.

The Maori Ouranos. So close did Rangi, ‘sky’, embrace Papa, ‘earth’, that their children could not break free from the

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Papa and Rangi

David Leeming.

in The Oxford Companion to World Mythology

January 2005; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Customs and Traditions. 59 words.

Papa was the earth goddess and Rangi the Sky god, the Mother and Father of the Maori people of

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Papa and Rangi

Overview page. Subjects: Religion.

Papa was the earth goddess and Rangi the Sky god, the Mother and Father of the Maori people of the Polynesian world. Earth and Sky embraced tightly, leaving no room ...

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Rangi

David Leeming.

in The Oxford Companion to World Mythology

January 2005; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Customs and Traditions. 5 words.

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Rangi

Tony Deverson.

in The Oxford Dictionary of New Zealandisms

January 2010; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 55 words.

noun (also Ranginui, in full Ranginuietūnei) sky god in Māori creation myth, husband of Papatūānuku the earth goddess.

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