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www.britannica.com/topic/Pygmy

Pygmy: Pygmy, in anthropology, member of any human group whose adult males grow to less than 59 inches (150 cm) in average height. A member of a slightly taller group is termed pygmoid. The best-known Pygmy groups and those to whom the term is most commonly applied are the Pygmies of tropical Africa;

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pygmy_peoples

The term pygmy, as used to refer to diminutive people, derives from Greek πυγμαῖος pygmaios via Latin Pygmaei (sing. Pygmaeus), derived from πυγμή – meaning a fist, or a measure of length corresponding to the distance between the elbow and knuckles.(See also Greek pechus.)In Greek mythology the word describes a tribe of dwarfs, first described by Homer, the ancient Greek poet ...

www.britannica.com/topic/Bambuti

Bambuti: Bambuti, a group of Pygmies of the Ituri Forest of eastern Congo (Kinshasa). They are the shortest group of Pygmies in Africa, averaging under 4 feet 6 inches (137 cm) in height, and are perhaps the most famous. In addition to their stature, they also differ in blood type from their Bantu- and S

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Name. The name "pygmy" comes from the Greek word πυγμαίος (pygmaios).This word was derived from (came from) the word πυγμή which is the length between a person's elbow and knuckles.The Latin word Pygmaeus (pl. pygmaei) came from this older Greek word.. The word was first used in Greek mythology by the poet Homer.He wrote about a tribe of dwarfs called Pygmies who lived in India ...

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this group of unusually small people. The pyg- mies are thought to be among the earliest inhabitants on the African continent and are probably the oldest human dwellers of the rainforest. The pygmy culture has existed since prehistoric times, and there is a great deal we can learn from it.

www.snopes.com/fact-check/indonesia-lost-tribe

Fact Check; Fauxtography; Was a ‘Lost Pygmy Tribe’ Discovered on an Indonesian Bicycle Trail? A video that purported to show a member of a lost tribe was shared with a variety of unproven claims.

kwekudee-tripdownmemorylane.blogspot.com/2013/08/aka-pygmy...

aka (bayaka/baaka)) people: an egalitarian pygmy society with the world best dads The Aka or Bayaka are a nomadic Mbenga pygmy people who live as foragers of the tropical forest regions of the southwestern Central African Republic (CAR) and northern Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC).

www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pygmy

Ten pygmy killer whales were initially found stranded Sunday at Ninety Mile Beach on the North Island. — Nick Perry, The Seattle Times, "6 whales refloated after stranding on New Zealand beach," 28 Nov. 2018 Now, Jerry Yang did go and get his head handed to him during ... Got called a moral pygmy.

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By Visiting the Batwa People – the People of the Rainforest in Uganda you are helping to keep the Batwa – Traditions and Culture alive. Not only that, but you are providing income, infrastructure, and giving support to the neglected and maligned First People of the Forest.

mysteriousuniverse.org/2017/03/mysterious-lost-sumatran...

LEARN MORE. Mysterious Lost Sumatran Pygmy Tribe May Have Been Found. Paul Seaburn March 29, 2017. Facebook; ... A more interesting theory is that what the riders spotted was a member of the mysterious and legendary Mante tribe. Referred to as pygmies because of their small size and lack of a universal yet less pejorative name, the last ...