Mudcat Café message #1663325 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #88608   Message #1663325
Posted By: Azizi
06-Feb-06 - 08:38 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Add: Norah / Noah / Let Your Hammer Ring
Subject: RE: Lyr Add: NORAH (hammer song)
I've read that "Norah" was the pronunciation for "Noah" used by many enslaved African Americans.

That name has nothing to do with the female name that has the same spelling and pronunciation.