The English word cannibal originated from the Carib word karibna ('person') – as recorded by Columbus as a name for the Caribs.
- anthropodermic bibliopegy
- On July 23, 1988, Rick Gibson ate the flesh of another person in public. Because England does not have a specific law against cannibalism, he legally ate a canapé of donated human tonsils in Walthamstow High Street, London. A year later, on April 15, 1989, he publicly ate a slice of human testicle in Lewisham High Street, London.[149"
- Placenta eating