Nubian

noun
Nu·bi·an | \ˈnü-bē-ən, ˈnyü-\

Definition of Nubian 

1a : a native or inhabitant of Nubia

b : a member of one of the group of dark-skinned peoples that formed a powerful empire between Egypt and Ethiopia from the 6th to the 14th centuries

2 : any of several languages spoken in central and northern Sudan

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Nubian adjective

First Known Use of Nubian

15th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1a

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