from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In Haiti, the priest in voodoo ceremonies.


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  • The boy knew, and the Cuban, watching him, knew that for every man the Marines had slain, two had joined the Cacos and had sworn the blood-oath before the High Priest and the High Priestess (papaloi and mamaloi) of Voodoo.

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