After a great deal of trouble I managed to get an interpreter named Masirewa, who came from the small island of bau.
Before he could arrive, the untrained volunteer army of Schleswig-Holsteiners suffered defeat at bau.
He takes these seven deities as sons of bau, but he offers no conclusive evidence for his theory.
There are several local female deities that seem to be substantially identical in character with bau.
She is identical with another goddess, known as bau, though it would seem that the two were originally independent.
In consequence a great number of Chinamen fled across the frontier, found profitable washings at bau, and invited their comrades.
The latter being distinctly a water god, we may conclude that in some way, bau is to be connected with water as a natural element.
Mr. Johnson went up and found it quite empty; Seniawan too, and soon after bau also.
Nin-girsu is represented as offering marriage gifts to bau, on the Zagmuku.
She appears in the inscription in question by the side of a goddess who—following Hommel—is none other than bau.