Sudanic

adjective
Su·​dan·​ic | \ -ēk \

Definition of Sudanic

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: sudanese

Sudanic

noun
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Definition of Sudanic (Entry 2 of 2)

: the languages neither Bantu nor Hamitic spoken in a belt extending from Senegal to South Sudan one large part of which has been shown to be related and with Bantu to form the Niger-Congo family and another large part of which forms the Chari-Nile family

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History and Etymology for Sudanic

Adjective

from the Sudan + English -ic

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“Sudanic.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Sudanic. Accessed 7 December 2019.

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