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Meaning of "Nubian" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF NUBIAN

Nubian  [ˈnjuːbɪən] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF NUBIAN

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Nubian can act as a noun and an adjective.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES NUBIAN MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Nubian

Nubian may refer to: ▪ Something of, from, or related to Nubia, a region along the Nile river in northern Sudan and southern Egypt ▪ Nubian people ▪ Nubian languages ▪ Anglo-Nubian, a breed of goat ▪ HMS Nubian, several ships of the British Royal Navy ▪ Brand Nubian, an American hip hop group...

Definition of Nubian in the English dictionary

The first definition of Nubian in the dictionary is a native or inhabitant of Nubia, an ancient region of NE Africa. Other definition of Nubian is the language spoken by the people of Nubia. Nubian is also of or relating to Nubia or its inhabitants.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH NUBIAN


Albion
ˈælbɪən
amphibian
æmˈfɪbɪən
Arabian
əˈreɪbɪən
Colombian
kəˈlɒmbɪən
Columbian
kəˈlʌmbɪən
Danubian
dænˈjuːbɪən
Fabian
ˈfeɪbɪən
gabion
ˈɡeɪbɪən
Gambian
ˈɡæmbɪən
Gibeon
ˈɡɪbɪən
Jacobean
ˌdʒækəˈbɪən
Jacobian
dʒəˈkəʊbɪən
lesbian
ˈlɛzbɪən
Libyan
ˈlɪbɪən
macrobian
məkˈrəʊbɪən
Namibian
nɑːˈmɪbɪən
Serbian
ˈsɜːbɪən
Sorbian
ˈsɔːbɪən
Swabian
ˈsweɪbɪən
Zambian
ˈzæmbɪən

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE NUBIAN

Nuba
Nubain
nubbed
nubbin
nubbing
nubble
nubbly
nubby
nubecula
nubeculae
Nubia
Nubian Desert
nubiferous
nubiform
nubigenous
nubile
nubility
nubilous
Nubuck

WORDS THAT END LIKE NUBIAN

Adrian
Asian
Australian
Brazilian
Brian
British Columbian
Bulgarian
Canadian
Christian
hasbian
Hungarian
Indian
Indonesian
Italian
lipstick lesbian
microbian
pre-Columbian
Russian
Saudi Arabian
South Arabian

Synonyms and antonyms of Nubian in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «Nubian» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF NUBIAN

Find out the translation of Nubian to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of Nubian from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «Nubian» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

努比亚
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Nubian
570 millions of speakers

English

Nubian
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

न्युबियन
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

النوبي
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Nubian
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Nubian
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

নুবিয়ার
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

nubien
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Nubia
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Nubier
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ヌビア人
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

누비아
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Nubia
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

Nubian
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

நூபியாவைக்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

न्यूझीलिया
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Nubia
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Nubian
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Nubian
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Nubian
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Nubian
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

Nubian
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Nubiese
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

Nubian
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Nubian
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Nubian

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «NUBIAN»

The term «Nubian» is quite widely used and occupies the 43.299 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «NUBIAN» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about Nubian

EXAMPLES

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «NUBIAN»

Discover the use of Nubian in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Nubian and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Nubian Ceremonial Life: Studies in Islamic Syncretism and ...
Reveals and discusses some of the important and distinctive aspects of Nubian culture. This study contains discussions on the psychology of death ceremonies, the nature of 'taboo,' and the importance of trance curing ceremonies.
John G. Kennedy, 2005
2
The Nubian Past: An Archaeology of the Sudan
Examining the area of Nubia and Sudan from the prehistoric to the nineteenth century AD, this is an exceptional study of the area's archaeology and history.
David N. Edwards, 2004
3
The Nubian pharaohs: Black kings on the Nile
Exciting new discoveries shed light on a little-known period of Egypt'shistory
Charles Bonnet, Dominique Valbelle, 2006
4
The Image of the Ordered World in Ancient Nubian Art: The ...
This volume presents the first comprehensive study of the Kushite concepts of order in the state and in the cosmos as they were conceptualized in royal and temple texts, in urban architecture, in the structure of temple iconography, and in ...
László Török, 2002
5
Dongolese Nubian: A Lexicon
This book is the result of years of close observation and analysis of Dongolese conversations and is a monumental and authoritative work.
Charles Hubert Armbruster, 2010
6
Nubian Pharaohs and Meroitic Kings
NUBIAN PHARAOHS AND MEROITIC KINGS: THE KINGDOM OF KUSH Necia Desiree Harkless has completed her odyssey of 24 years initiated by a poem that emerged in the odd moments of early morning and her studies as a Donovan Scholar at the University ...
Necia Desiree Harkless, 2010
7
Guide to the Nubian monuments on Lake Nasser
Four areas in Southern Egypt, around Lake Nasser, now contain ancient monuments that were reconstructed and moved from their original positions during the building of the Aswan High Dam in the 1960s: Abu Simbel, New Amada, New Wadi al-Sebua ...
Jocelyn Gohary, 1998
8
Wretched Kush: Ethnic Identities and Boundries in Egypt's ...
Professor Smith uses the tools of anthropology to examine the ancient Egyptian construction of ethnic identities with its stark contrast between civilized Egyptians and barbaric foreigners - those who made up the 'Wretched Kush' of the ...
Stuart Tyson Smith, 2004
9
The Nubian Wedding Book: Words and Rituals to Celebrate and ...
Helps couples plan a wedding which blends aspects of traditional African and American ceremonies
Ingrid Sturgis, 1998
10
The Awakening: Book One of the Chronicles of the Nubian ...
Deep within Atlanta's African-American BDSM community, Ramesses and his wife, Neferterri, must keep their secret group from being exposed after their mentor is caught up in a sting operation that makes the local news.
Shakir Rashaan, 2013

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «NUBIAN»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Nubian is used in the context of the following news items.
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Ethical skincare brand Nubian Heritage recently launched TSA-friendly travel sizes of their most popular products. The Coconut & Papaya ... «Fashion & Style, Jul 15»
2
PHOTO GALLERY: Animals, big and small, find temporary home at …
A Nubian-Kinder goat stands in its pen in the sheep and goat barn Thursday at the Boone County Fair. Rectangular pupils have been ... «Columbia Missourian, Jul 15»
3
Summerfest Brings Rappers Jarobi White, Sadat X to Tompkins …
A Tribe Called Quest rapper Jarobi White will perform at Bed-Stuy's TAMA Summerfest, along with Brand Nubian's Sadat X. View Full Caption. «DNAinfo, Jul 15»
4
10 Emerging Nigerian Fashion Designers You Should Know
In August 2014, he showcased his second collection at the Nubian Runway and Fashion Show (N.R.F.S) where he emerged as one of the most ... «Celebrating Progress Africa, Jul 15»
5
Weekend fun: Aquafest, Wheel of Fortune, hula hoops, more
Culture: The Nubian Jam, a celebration of African-American culture with speakers, live performances and vendors, is 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday ... «HeraldNet, Jul 15»
6
What animals can teach us about stress
We know from Giving Up Density experiments that Nubian ibex perceive increased tourism as risky, while samango monkeys use human ... «nation.lk - The Nation Newspaper, Jul 15»
7
Fresh from the farm
First Rain is a 37 acre farm that also raises Nubian goats. It is located at Rock Creek and Rector Rd in Nevada City. Expand Photo Brenna ... «The Union of Grass Valley, Jul 15»
8
Numis Securities Ltd Reiterates Hold Rating for Centamin PLC (CEY)
The Company focuses on exploration in the Arabian Nubian Shield, Ethiopia. The Company also has a regional exploration license portfolio in ... «sleekmoney, Jul 15»
9
Sights: Entertainment news at the Beaches
In this rock and roll re-imagining of a classic love triangle: Aida, a Nubian princess, is captured by an Egyptian captain, Radames. He soon falls ... «Florida Times-Union, Jul 15»
10
Sticking to their roots
Their first, Nubian Star, was released by Upstairs Music in 2005. They took a break from music shortly after the latter was released to make a ... «Jamaica Observer, Jul 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Nubian [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/nubian>. Nov 2019 ».
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