susu

susu

[soo-soo]
noun
an institutionalized kinship group among the Dobuans, composed of a woman, her brother, and the woman's children.

Origin:
1915–20; < Dobuan, said to mean literally, milk of the mother

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sou-sou or susu (ˈsuːsuː)
 
n
(Caribbean) an arrangement made among friends whereby each person makes regular contributions to a fund, the money being drawn out periodically by each individual in turn
 
[probably of W African origin, influenced by French sou small coin, via Creole]
 
susu or susu
 
n
 
[probably of W African origin, influenced by French sou small coin, via Creole]

susu (ˈsuːsuː)
 
n
a variant form of sou-sou

Susu (ˈsuːsuː)
 
n , -su, -sus
1.  a member of a Negroid people of W Africa, living chiefly in Guinea, the Sudan, and Sierra Leone
2.  the language of this people, belonging to the Mande branch of the Niger-Congo family

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