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Ju·ba

 (jo͞o′bə, -bä)
The capital of South Sudan, in the southern part of the country on the White Nile River.

ju·ba

 (jo͞o′bə)
n.
A group dance, probably of West African origin, characterized by complex rhythmic clapping and body movements and practiced on plantations in the southern United States during the 1700s and 1800s.

[Origin unknown.]

juba

(ˈdʒuːbə)
n
(Dancing) a lively African-American dance developed in the southern US
[C19: of Zulu origin]

Juba

(ˈdʒuːbə)
n
1. (Placename) a river in NE Africa, rising in S central Ethiopia and flowing south across Somalia to the Indian Ocean: the chief river of Somalia. Length: about 1660 km (1030 miles)
2. (Placename) the capital of South Sudan, on the White Nile river. Pop: 250 000 (2006 est)

ju•ba

(ˈdʒu bə)

n., pl. -bas.
a lively dance developed by plantation slaves in the U.S.
[1825–35, Amer.; of obscure orig.]

Ju•ba

(ˈdʒu bɑ)

n.
a river in E Africa, flowing south from S Ethiopia through Somalia to the Indian Ocean. 1000 mi. (1609 km) long.
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la intensificacion economica que se produce en el Atlantico canario-norteafricano, de la que fue responsable Iuba II, reanudo y/o mantuvo la presencia efectiva en Canarias de gentes ajenas a las islas.
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iubas: "Wie ein sarkastischer Kommentar aus goldener Vorzeit entzaubert der hohe Vergleich das niedere Treiben der Hellenen." Es wird geradezu systematisch "entzaubert" in einem Text der fiktionalen Prosa, der den Trojastoff behandelt, dem des Ps.-Diktys (vgl.