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Lucumí people

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Title: Lucumí people  
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Subject: Yoruba American, Yoruba religion, Afro-Cuban, Church of Lukumi Babalu Aye, Santería
Collection: Afro-Cuban, Cuban People of Yoruba Descent, Yoruba Diaspora, Yoruba History
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Lucumí people

Regions with significant populations
Vernacular: Caribbean Spanish: Cuban Spanish, Liturgical: Lucumi
Related ethnic groups
Afro-Cuban, Afro-Latino, Yoruba

The Lucumí people are an Afro-Cuban ethnic group. The Lucumí are of Yoruba ancestry.[1]

See also


  1. ^ George Brandon. Santeria from Africa to the New World. Indiana University Press. p. 56. 
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