AKAN


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AKANAfrikan Kultural Arts Network (est. 1991; Gullah/Geechee studies; Charleston, SC)
AKANArbeidslivets Komit Mot Alkoholisme Og Narkomani (Norway: Tripartite Committee for the Prevention of Alcohol and Drug Problems in the Workplace)
AKANAirman, Aviation Storekeeper Striker (Naval Rating)
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Cooked like nilaga, it was a good way to warm up in Akan's biting cold no breeze, but we could feel the chill in our bones and get us ready for our next adventure.
(42) It is derived from the Akan expression "Yebisa se kyers me asomasi ne fie, nnye ne sika dodo a ono" which is literally translated to mean "We ask to be shown one's house, not how much money one has." It is a symbol of safety, security, solidarity, and brotherhood.
Fitch memperkirakan EBITDA margin akan tetap stabil sekitar 8% dalam jangka menengah.
In section 4, I show, based on the languages studied by Bauer and data from Akan, what the typology of exocentric compounds looks like now.
Which reminds me of another Akan proverb: "You don't step on a fool's scrotum twice".
Dr Akan added: "We are very pleased, in this regard, with the support the MEI extended to our research programmes to date and hope to expand our collaborative efforts with them further in the coming years."
Gokhan Akan is a Co-Founder and Chief Financial Officer of Yemeksepeti.
In order to comprehend first-hand the complex processes of socioeconomic and political transformation in the four Akan villages, MacLean adopted an ethnographic approach--living and participating in several village activities.
These were often based on (or at least expressed in the idiom of) kinship, including not only the well-known Akan matriclans, but also patrilineal links and marriage alliances.
Petty, Kosovar Ambassador Akan Ismaili and Albanian Ambassador Gilbert Galanxhi.
Thus, how Akan Christians relate to non-human forms of life may largely depend on their social construction of God--nature relations.
The quake registered upper 5 on the Japanese seismic intensity scale of 7 in Kushiro Akan Chuo, Nemuro Attoko and Urahoro in the eastern part of Hokkaido, and lower 5 in Obihiro and other parts of the prefecture, according to the agency.