Chari-Nile

noun

Cha·​ri-Nile
ˈshärē¦nīl,
-īəl
: a family of African languages of which the Nilotic, Nubian, Kunama, and Central Sudanic groups are branches

called also Macrosudanic

Word History

Etymology

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 17 Apr. 2024.

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