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Jack Ma

Jack Ma

Jack Ma 马云 (1964-) - A Chinese billionaire, co-founder of Alibaba Group, 阿里巴巴集团, a multinational technology conglomerate.

Ubuntu

Ubuntu

Ubuntu – A Southern African concept (Nguni Bantu term) involving "humanity" and “fraternity” and often translated as "I...

Ibn Sina

Ibn Sina

Ibn Sina ابن سینا‎ or Avicenna (c. 980 – June 1037) - a Persian Muslim polymath, physician and astronomer...

Marabout

Marabout

Marabout مُرابِط‎ - A Muslim religious leader and teacher in North and West Africa – The term may...

Popol Vuh

Popol Vuh

Popol Vuh – “Book of the Community” or “Book of Counsel” – A mythological text of Kʼicheʼ Maya...

Momotarô

Momotarô

Momotarô 桃太郎, "Peach Boy" - A popular Japanese hero born from a giant peach. After befriended a talking...

Daruma

Daruma

Daruma だるま (doll) – A Japanese traditional doll (generally painted red but not only) modeled after Bodhidharma, the...

Haidas

Haidas

Haida People - From North America, on the Pacific coast, and more particularly in the Haida Gwaii archipelago...

Cocoa

Cocoa

Cocoa - An evergreen tropical Mesoamerican tree having yellowish flowers and reddish-brown seed pods from which chocolate is...

Khoisan

Khoisan

Khoisan people or Khoe-Sān - A term designating the "non-Bantu" indigenous peoples of Southern Africa, including the Khoekhoen...

Aran Jumper

Aran Jumper

Aran traditional Jumper (Geansaí Árann) – A water-resistant Jumper, made from a yarn of sheep's wool named báinín...

Nikola Tesla

Nikola Tesla

Nikola Tesla (1856-1943) - An inventor and electrical engineer (Serbian-American) – Contributions to the design of the modern...

Mapuche

Mapuche

Mapuche ("People of the Land") - A group of indigenous inhabitants (living in Chile & Argentina), refering to...

Thonmi Sambhota

Thonmi Sambhota

Thonmi Sambhota (7th century AD) ཐོན་མི་སམྦྷོ་ཊ་ - Minister of the emperor Songtsen Gampo and inventor of the Tibetan...

Abatwas

Abatwas

Abatwas - A legendary people in Southern Africa (esp. among the Zulus), who rides ants and hides in...

Alcuin

Alcuin

Alcuin of York (735 – 804 AD) or Ealhwine —An English scholar and clergyman who, at the invitation...

Dangun

Dangun

Dangun 단군 (or Tan’gun) - The legendary founder and god-king of Gojoseon (the first Korean kingdom) in 2333...

Fa’afafine

Fa’afafine

Fa'afafine - Samoan biological males who behave in a range of feminine/masculine-gendered ways - Integrated part of Samoan...

Naadam

Naadam

Naadam (or eriin gurvan naadam / эрийн гурван наадам) "the three games of men" - Intangible Cultural Heritage...

Suiti

Suiti

Suiti cultural space in Latvia - Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity 2009 “…a Catholic community in the Protestant...

Ulu

Ulu

Ulu ᐅᓗ… an all-purpose knife traditionally used by Inuit, Yupik, and Aleut women.

Potlatch

Potlatch

Potlatch - A gift-giving feast practiced by peoples of the Pacific Northwest Coast of Canada and the United...

Geisha

Geisha

Geisha 芸者 - A Japanese woman who can perform the ancient traditions of art, dance and singing.

Sutartinės

Sutartinės

Sutartinės, Lithuanian multipart songs - Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity 2010 "...a form of polyphonic music performed by...

Garifuna

Garifuna

Language, dance and music of the Garifuna - Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity 2008 “… rich in tales...

Hen

Hen

Hen - A gender-neutral personal pronoun in Swedish - an alternative to hon "she" and han "he".

Fado

Fado

Fado, urban popular song of Portugal - Intangible Cultural Heritage 2011 "... a Portuguese multicultural synthesis of Afro-Brazilian...

Ainu people

Ainu people

Ainu people アイヌ アイヌ民族 - An indigenous people of Japan located in the north of the country (Hokkaido)...

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