Totems sentence example

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  • We may regard the local beastand plant-gods of Egypt as survivals of totems and totem-gods like those of Australia, India, America, Africa, Siberia and other countries.
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  • A great majority of all the family names in America were from animal totems. The division of labour among the sexes was based on zootechny.
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  • Each Greek god had a small menagerie of sacred animals, and it may be conjectured that these animals were originally the totems of various stocks, subsumed into the worship of the anthropomorphic god.
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  • There are two ways to build totems, from the top or from the bottom.
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  • But however much they've become totems of cool, they could be cooler still.
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  • Opening times: Please ring for appointment This year, alongside my raku work and tiles, I started making totems.
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  • The Beast Gods The nomadic tribesmen of the Northern Wastes worship animal totems, which differ between tribes.
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  • These were surely at one time clan totems, if not the power animals which guarded and guided the people of each group.
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  • Plants and animals were often hallowed as totems (q.v.).
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  • But however much they 've become totems of cool, they could be cooler still.
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  • Whether it's a patterned vest, tee shirts that sport totems, or turquoise jewelry, this is an eye-catching trend that looks great on just about everyone.
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  • These masks were crafted out of wood and took the forms of gods or totems.
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