Griots vs Grifts - What's the difference?

griots | grifts |


As nouns the difference between griots and grifts

is that griots is while grifts is .

As a verb grifts is

(grift).

griots

English

Noun

(head)
  • * 2007, James McBide, Hip-Hop Planet , National Geographic (April 2007), 106,
  • "The long history is that spoken-word music made its way here on slave ships from West Africa centuries ago: Ethnomusicologists trace hip-hop's roots to the dance, drum, and song of West African griots , or storytellers, its pairing of word and music the manifestation of the painful journey of slaves who survived the middle passage".

    grifts

    English

    Noun

    (head)
  • Verb

    (head)
  • (grift)