Chari-Nile

noun
Cha·​ri-Nile | \ ˈshärē¦nīl, -īəl \

Definition of Chari-Nile

: a family of African languages of which the Nilotic, Nubian, Kunama, and Central Sudanic groups are branches

called also Macrosudanic

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History and Etymology for Chari-Nile

from Chari + Nile, rivers in Africa

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“Chari-Nile.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Chari-Nile. Accessed 10 Apr. 2021.

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