oa Acta Classica : Proceedings of the Classical Association of South Africa - Bok-bok-staan-styf, hoeveel vingers op jou lyf

Volume 4, Issue 1
  • ISSN : 0065-1141



Contributes to the previous discussions in Acta classica (vol. 2, 1959 and vol. 3, 1960) about Petronius' 'bucca, bucca quot sunt hic?' by offering information from the South African cultural history. Explains how the game 'Bok-bok-staan-styf' is played and feels there is no correspondence with the Latin 'bucca'

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