Doll face with evil eyes

Trini Phrase: Maljo

Understanding Maljo: The Trinidadian Belief in the Evil Eye Maljo, (n): Evil eye; the belief that a conscious or unconscious look of envy or ill will harm someone. This belief is found in various cultures and has different names, such as French Creole malzie, Spanish mal de’ evil eye’, Yoruba fi ‘put eye on, Igbo …

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