geographical name \ˈnī(-ə)l\

Definition of NILE

river 4160 miles (6693 kilometers) E Africa flowing from Lake Victoria in Uganda N into the Mediterranean in Egypt; in various sections called specifically: Vic·to·ria Nile \vik-ˈtr-ē-ə\ or Som·er·set Nile \ˈsə-mər-sət, -ˌset\ between Lake Victoria & Lake Albert; Al·bert Nile \ˈal-bərt\ between Lake Albert & Lake No; & White Nile from Lake No to Khartoum — see blue nile

Rhymes with NILE


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