English to Afrikaans Meaning :: pueblo

Pueblo :
pueblo
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Noun(1) a member of any of about two dozen Native American peoples called `Pueblos' by the Spanish because they live in pueblos (villages built of adobe and rock(2) a city in Colorado to the south of Colorado Springs(3) a communal village built by Indians in the southwestern United States

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(1) Those ancient peoples are now believed to have become the Papago, Pima, and Pueblo peoples of the contemporary Southwest.(2) One such tribe, the Pueblo Indians, gave the weary explorers shelter and food.(3) The Tewa pueblos have dual village leaders, where the heads of the winter and summer moieties each exercise responsibility for half the year.(4) At one end of the Plaza, craftsmen from Native American pueblos spread out blankets filled with contemporary Jemez pottery, Hopi wooden dolls, and Santo Domingo turquoise jewelry.(5) Navajos lived too far from the colonists, who were concentrated in the upper Rio Grande Valley, to be subjected to the disruption of their lives that the Pueblos suffered at the hands of the Spanish.(6) Until the arrival of the Spanish, the Apaches and the Pueblos had enjoyed a mercantile relationship: Pueblos traded their agricultural products and pottery to the Apaches in exchange for buffalo robes and dried meat.(7) ÔÇÿInferiorityÔÇÖ is established partly by constructing Pueblo culture as timeless (and so quite unlike the progressive West).(8) Some Pueblos , fearing Apache raiders, re-established their Spanish ties.(9) Serra also assisted in founding four presidios (military garrisons) and two pueblos .(10) They (like the Tewa Pueblo dancers) wore traditional clothing; they enacted their story to eerie-sounding didjeridu music, miming the ancient murder and rebirth of a hero.(11) These are things that most Pueblos traditionally keep secret, despite the prying of anthropologists and the occasional indiscretion of informants and writers.(12) Once the Pueblos regained their sovereignty, they continued that belief system.(13) Religious beliefs are deeply interwoven in many aspects of Pueblo culture, including farming, storytelling, dances, art, architecture, and other everyday activities.(14) Not all Brotherhoods employ such techniques, but some do in the smaller pueblos where the communities are more close-knit and it is more difficult to keep secrets.(15) the Pueblo people(16) Some pueblos are thronged with tourists at special ceremonies, but others remain closed to the public or prohibit filming and photography so as to forestall commercialism and disrespect.
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(1) pueblo ::
pueblo
Synonyms
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1. Fabian ::
Fabian
2. dilatory ::
traagheid
3. behindhand ::
agterna
4. alert ::
waarskuwing
5. wary ::
versigtig
6. aware ::
bewus
7. discreet ::
strategies
8. watchful ::
wakende
9. guarded ::
bewaak
Different Forms
pueblo, pueblos
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