Dinka

Dinka

[ding-kuh]
noun, plural Dinkas (especially collectively) Dinka.
1.
a member of a tall, pastoral people of Sudan.
2.
the language of the Dinka, a Nilotic language closely related to Shilluk.
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Dinka (ˈdɪŋkə)
 
n , -kas, -ka
1.  a member of a Nilotic people of the S Sudan, noted for their height, which often reaches seven feet tall: chiefly herdsmen
2.  the language of this people, belonging to the Nilotic group of the Nilo-Saharan family
 
[from Dinka jieng people]

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