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  • n. The title of the etymological folk song, used with varying degrees of sincerity or sarcasm to refer to the song's evocations of spiritual unity and interpersonal harmony.

Etymologies

From Gullah. Apparently a corruption of the English phrase "come by here" in a spiritual song. (Wiktionary)

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