"Hamitic" Bahima people of Uganda.
Bahima disease - disease seen in Africa; may be due to iron deficiency when cow's milk is the exclusive diet.
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In the past, ghee used to be kept in small calabashes called ensimbo by the Bahima.
I relied on interviews, narratives and observation in the territories of eight selected ethnic identities of Uganda, namely the Acholi, Iteso, Bagisu, Baganda, Bahima, Bakiga, Lugbara and the Jonam.
I studied the Acholi with respect to Kwon Kal (Millet bread), The Iteso (Atap), the Baganda (Matooke), The Bahima (milk and its products), the Bagisu (Malewa), The Basoga (Sweet Potatoes), the Bakiga (Obushera), the Lugbara (Inya) and the Alur (Angara).
Cow milk ghee and Bahima ethnic identity in western Uganda
These are the Karimojong, The Baruli, the Bahima and the Basongora.
Alan Reeve says of these cattle-keepers: "Members of the Bahima tribe, the natives resembled images of ancient Egyptians--straight noses, high cheekbones, wide flat eyes.
6) Carlos Bahima lembrava esse conceito de Aldo Rossi (1995), em conversa pessoal.
Ethnic groups: Baganda, Banyankole, Bahima, Bakiga, Banyarwanda, Bunyoro, Batoro, Langi, Acholi, Lugbara, Karamojong, Basoga, Bagisu, and others.
Individual ethnic groups in the southwest include the Banyankole and Bahima, 10%; the Bakiga, 8%; the Banyarwanda, 6%; the Bunyoro, 3%; and the Batoro, 3%.
BAHIMA, La condicion juridica del laico en la doctrina canonica del siglo XIX, Pamplona 1972.
Lwemiyaga and Ntusi sub-counties are in the southern and western parts of the district respectively and are inhabited by the Bahima and Banyarwanda who are pastoralists.
Ethnic groups: Baganda 17%, Banyakole and Bahima 10%, Basoga 8%, Bakiga 7%, Banyarwanda 6%, Iteso 6%, Langi 6%, Acholi 5%.