Nubian

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  • a native or inhabitant of Nubia; "Nubians now form an ethnic minority in Egypt"

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  • a native or inhabitant of Nubia; "Nubians now form an ethnic minority in Egypt"

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  • Nubian: Anglo-Nubian, a breed of goat HMS Nubian, several ships of the British Royal Navy Brand Nubian, an American hip hop group Nubian pyramids Nubian Desert
  • Nubians: Nubians are an ethnic group that originated in present-day Sudan and Egypt. Today, people of Nubian descent primarily live in Sudan, and inhabit the region
  • Anglo-Nubian goat: The Anglo-Nubian is a British breed of domestic goat. It originated in nineteenth century from cross-breeding between native British goats and a mixed
  • Nubian languages: Egypt employed Nubian-speaking Nubian people as codetalkers. Bechhaus-Gerst (1996) finds the following varieties: Nobiin, the largest Nubian language. Previously
  • Old Nubian language: Old Nubian is an ancient variety of Nubian, attested in writing from the 8th to the 15th century (the most recent known text was written in 1485). It is
  • Brand Nubian: For the self-titled song by the group, see Brand Nubian (song). Brand Nubian is an American hip hop group from New Rochelle, New York, composed of three
  • Nubian Sandstone: Nubian Sandstone refers to a variety of sedimentary rocks deposited on the Precambrian Basement in the eastern Sahara, north-east Africa and Arabia. It
  • Nubian Desert: Coordinates: 20°30′N 33°00′E / 20.5°N 33°E / 20.5; 33 The Nubian Desert (Arabic: صحراء النوبة‎‎, Şaḩrā’ an Nūbyah) is in the eastern region of
  • Sunbeam Nubian: The Sunbeam Nubian, also called the Sunbeam 155 hp, was a British 8-cylinder aero-engine that was first run in 1916. In March 1916 Louis Coatalen, the
  • Nubian giraffe: The Nubian giraffe (Giraffa camelopardalis camelopardalis) is the nominate subspecies of northern giraffe native to North Africa. It is found in Ethiopia

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