Griot in a Sentence  🔉

Definition of Griot

a West African traveler who keeps the oral history of a tribe through storytelling, poetry, and other forms of entertainment

Examples of Griot in a sentence

1. As a travelling griot, it was the storyteller’s job to make sure the tribe’s history was never forgotten. 🔉

2. The griot served as tribe composer and kept traditions going through song. 🔉

3. Without a griot, the tribe had no one to tell the stories of the nation’s past. 🔉

4. The poems of the griot contained the history of the tribe and were passed down through word of mouth. 🔉

5. Wise and astute, the Nigerian griot was known for his tales of long ago. 🔉


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