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    The symbolic Amazigh accessory, Tazerzit

    The Tazerzit accessory is a piece of common jewelry among the Amazigh women. It is known by several other names, for example, Tzghnest. This accessory is widely spread and used by several tribes in the northwest of Africa. Its shape varies depending on each territory but it consists mainly of a triangle under a ring or a half-circle. The name origins : In the Amazigh language especially in the dialect spoken by people living in the south part of morocco. we usually called this kind of accessory Tarazewit, or tazarzewit or tazerzit. All these names are grammatically feminine because they all started with the letter “T”. These names come from…