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Posted By: GUEST
15-Dec-08 - 08:52 AM
Thread Name: Origins: Kumbaya
Subject: RE: Origins: Kumbaya
it does mean 'come by here'. Kum ba Yah is creole for come by here. The slaves in south carolina first sang this song in creole dialect.