Sentence Examples


  • The country is occupied by a partly settled, partly nomad population of an extremely mixed negroid character.
  • Agriculture does not exist; the reindeer constitutes the principal wealth of the nomad Samoyedes and Lapps.
  • It is associated with the half-nomad clans in the south of Palestine, or with the wanderings of David and his own priest Abiathar; it is ultimately placed within the newly captured city.
  • They are true nomad Arabs, having intermarried little with the Nuba, and have preserved most of their national characteristics.
  • There is reason to believe that before the 6th century B.C. the caravans reached Damascus without coming near the oasis of Tadmor; probably, therefore, we may connect the origin of the city with the gradual forward movement of the nomad Arabs which followed on the overthrow of the ancient nationalities of Syria by the Babylonian Empire (6th century B.C.).

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