The James T. Callow Folklore Archive
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THERE IS A BRASILIAN GESTURE IN WHICH ONE TAKES HIS
RIGHT HAND AND THROWS IT OUT, THEN DOWN, AND THEN
BACK QUICKLY WHICH MEANS "COME HERE."
James Callow Keyword(s): COME HITHER GESTURE
|Subject headings:|| 602 Body Parts|
SPEECH -- Instructions Directions
Date learned: 02-19-1970
Belief About Snakes:
In many parts of Mexico and South America the snake serves as a symbol of fertility.
Data entry tech comment:
Motifs added by TRD
James Callow comment:
Original BN [B400] crossed out. Replaced with current classification.
|Subject headings:||BELIEF -- Mammal|