Jaga


Jaga

Jaga may refer to several different things:

* Jaga (kingdom) also known as Kasanje whose people were the Imbangala and often confused with the Yaka further north.
* Jaga (king) the title of an Imbangala king, especially those of the Imbangala state of Kasanje
* Jaga (people) was the name given to two distinct but seemingly similar bands of warriors encountered by the Portuguese in the 16th and 17th centuries.
* JAGA (API) is a genetic programming Java API
* guard (जागना, jāgnā, Hind., to be alert, vigilant)
* Baba Jaga, Slavic mythology
* Geronimo ji-Jaga, black panther
* Jaga Jazzist, a Norwegian jazz/electronica/prog-crossover band
*A character from the American animated television series ThunderCats


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