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Danakil

Saltos de línea: Dana|kil
Pronunciación: /ˈdanəkɪl
 
, dəˈnɑːk(ə)l
 
/

Definición de Danakil en inglés:

sustantivo& adjetivo

Another term for Afar.
Example sentences
  • Neither Christians nor Muslims eat pork; the Danakil, Oromo, and Somali avoid chicken and eggs as well.
  • ‘The Danakil rate a man by the number of men he has killed and castrated,’ says Thesiger.
  • When I returned to the Danakil country, years later, I saw cars, tarmac road, service stations and convoys of lorries carrying petrol from Assab to Addis Ababa.

Origen

from Arabic danāqil, plural of danqalī.

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