turkana lake


noun, plural Turkanas (especially collectively) Turkana for 1.
a member of a seminomadic people of northwestern Kenya and bordering areas of Uganda.
the Nilotic language of the Turkana.
Formerly Rudolf. a lake in E Africa, in NE Kenya. 185 miles (298 km) long; 3500 sq. mi. (9100 sq. km).
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Turkana (tɜːˈkɑːnə)
Lake Turkana Former name: Lake Rudolf a long narrow lake in E Africa, in the Great Rift Valley. Area: 7104 sq km (2743 sq miles)

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