monkeypod, monkey pod, rain tree, saman, zaman, Albizia Saman.
Many of the pupunha palms grew under the shadow of this zamang,
but not the tallest ones.
Once the cable was let go, they must inevitably pass under the limb of the zamang;
and if that caught the toldo, it would sweep off the frail roof like so much spider's- web.
It was observed to look forward and upward toward the branch of the zamang,
as if the object it dreaded was in that quarter.