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Lolo

[loh-loh] /ˈloʊ loʊ/
noun, plural Lolos (especially collectively) Lolo for 1.
1.
Also called Yi. a member of a people inhabiting the mountainous regions of southwestern China near the eastern borders of Tibet and Burma.
2.
the Sino-Tibetan language or group of languages, related to Burmese, spoken by the Lolo.
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  • According to Baber, the Lolo petticoat is of great significance.

    A Wayfarer in China Elizabeth Kendall
  • He dropped his card and a couple of francs into Lolo's hand, and went his way.

    Children's Literature Charles Madison Curry
  • "Little boy is lame like me," he said, in a tongue Lolo did not understand.

    Children's Literature Charles Madison Curry
  • But Lolo did not know what he said, and was only sorry to see him so unhappy.

    Children's Literature Charles Madison Curry
  • Lolo felt that his mother was cruel and unjust, and crept to bed with Moufflou.

    Children's Literature Charles Madison Curry
  • Lolo was happy; he asked no questions,—was too weak, indeed, even to wonder.

    Children's Literature Charles Madison Curry
  • As among the Lolo women, strings of beads were the favourite ear-rings.

  • Of course the ladies, like their Lolo and Shan sisters, do not bind their feet.

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