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C7 Xošaba Margaya

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This chapter presents the songs of Xošaba, which deals with an event that occurred in Turkey. An agha, whose name was Usman, came and became the guest of Xošaba from Marga. He had a herd of many small cattle. The song describes about the life and culture of the Assyrian communities of the Barwar villages and narratives of historical events, some relating to the personal experiences of the informant.

Keywords: Assyrian communities; Barwar villages; Turkey; Usman; Xošaba Margaya



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