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9957: Re: 9924: English Translation (fwd)
You are probably speaking about the "desounen" which consists in removing
one's lwa from its corporal wrapping.
I don't know the exact english translation, just the original word in
"langaj" which is as I wrote above: "desounen". The word comes from the
Fongbe language of Benin where "desouni" means the person for whom the
"desou" was made, "desou" meaning the "funeral sacrifices".
Hope it can help!
Bébé Pierre Louis