Nubians


Nubians
n. native or inhabitant of Nubia; native language of the region in northeastern Africa between Egypt and Sudan adj. of or pertaining to Nubia or its inhabitants, of or pertaining to the Nubian language

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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