Nilotic language


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Related to Nilotic language: Cushites
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Noun1.Nilotic language - a group of languages of East Africa belonging to the Chari-Nile group
Chari-Nile - a group of Nilo-Saharan language spoken in parts of the Sudan and Zaire and Uganda and Tanzania
Dinka - a Nilotic language
Luo - a Nilotic language
Masai - a Nilotic language
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Examples 26 and 27, from the Eastern Nilotic language Teso (Otaala 1981: 98, 103), illustrate this.
With the passing of time, the Olusuba speakers apparently gave up their first language in favor of Dholuo, a Western Nilotic language spoken by the Luo.
These keyboard layouts have been designed to facilitate typing in English with occasional need to type in a Nilotic language.
I saw a woman with a dark face and a name which in a Nilotic language signified the blue-gray hour before sunrise when her mother gave birth to her in a ditch.