Origin of juju
Examples from the Web for juju
Good Morning America anchor Juju Chang asked Smart how she had found the courage to testify against her captor Mitchell.Elizabeth Smart on How She Survived Her Kidnapping|Liz Goodwin|March 12, 2011|DAILY BEAST
Juju Chang is an Emmy Award-winning journalist and news anchor for Good Morning America .
Juju Chang, Deborah Roberts and Elizabeth Vargas report, while John Stossel apparently gets the hell outta there.
They took the food and money which the visitors brought, and then said the juju wanted a living offering.
Answer that it is I, Juju, and you will be speaking the truth.Juliette Drouet's Love-Letters to Victor Hugo|Louis Guimbaud
But who in all the Dogon had ever witnessed such a juju man?Black Man's Burden|Dallas McCord Reynolds
They were found buried and covered with blood, some of them having been used amongst the apparatus of their Juju sacrifices.Antique Works of Art from Benin|Augustus Henry Lane-Fox Pitt-Rivers
Now the juju tree is where the god of a village is supposed to live, and his men were horror-struck.
Word Origin for juju
"marijuana cigarette," 1940, supposedly from reduplicated middle syllable of marijuana.
object of religious veneration among West Africans, 1860, supposedly ultimately from French joujou "toy, plaything."