Who is Peaceful and Born in a Fantastic Year
In the Serer language of Senegal
"Jegjam" is a man's name
a prayer a hope
"jam" is peace
"Jegjam" the peaceful
a combination of the verb
"jeg" to have or to get
the common noun "jam" peace
a semantic level
"Jegjam" means who has peace
or who is peaceful
can you imagine if every time your mother called your name
your teacher or boss or friend
who is peaceful
Or perhaps when someone calls your name
everyone thinks of abundance and joy
"Mbel o xiid" the name given to a girl
whose is birthed in a fantastic and unforgettable year
full of joy, happiness and peace
or because of the abundance of crops
"mbel" by consonant alternation from the verb "fel"
to be well, to be pleasant
"xiid" means season
(c) Kimberly Burnham, 2020
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I am looking for guest blog opportunities and a position as poet-in-residence. My current project is writing dictionary poems using words in different languages for the English word "peace." You can read some of my poems on Poemhunter .
As poet-in-residence I would write poems on different words in different languages and broadcast them throughout the social media blogosphere. Each poem would link back to your site where the word or language appeared.
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