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missanthropist commented on the word bengue
The devil, an evil spirit Sanscrit root.
According to Hindu mythology, there is a hell of mud called Bengaprabha; the Bengues of the Gitanos appear to be the tenants of this hell Russian 'Bog' (god), English 'Bogey' are rumoured to have been derived from the same Sanscrit root.
July 23, 2008