Sentence Examples


  • They occupy the country west of the White Nile between the Shilluk territory and Dar Nuba, being found principally in Kordofan.
  • They are true nomad Arabs, having intermarried little with the Nuba, and have preserved most of their national characteristics.
  • The date of their arrival in the Sudan is uncertain: they appear to have drifted up the Nile valley and to have dispossessed the original Nuba population.
  • They claim to rule the Kasu'or Meroitic Ethiopians; and the fifth inscription records an expedition along the Atbara and the Nile to punish the Nuba and Kasu, and a fragment of a Greek inscription from Meroe was recognized by Sayce as commemorating a king of Axum.
  • From Nuba, the Arabic form of the name of this people, comes the modern Nubia, a term about the precise meaning of which no two writers are in accord.
 

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