Sentence Examples


  • "You may punt," he said.
  • There was probably no direct intercourse with Egypt by way of the Nile, owing to the lake-like marshes between Bor and Fashoda, but instead an overland traffic with Ethiopia (the Land of Punt) via Mt Elgon and the Rudolf regions.
  • Punt is identified with the Somali country, now known to be the native country of the trees that yield the bulk of the frankincense of commerce.
  • The East or Arabia), or "Lord of Puoni" (Punt), i.e.
  • They have been identified with the people of Punt, who were known to the Egyptians of the early dynasties.