Sentence Examples


  • This destroyed the prosperity of Nisibis, and the district, no longer protected against nomad tribes, became a wilderness.
  • Agriculture does not exist; the reindeer constitutes the principal wealth of the nomad Samoyedes and Lapps.
  • The nomad Arabs are of two classes, camel owners (Slat El Ilbil) and cattle owners (Baggara), the first-named dwelling in the dry northern regions, the Baggara in southern Kordofan.
  • From the wells of Shakik he crossed the waterless Nafud in four days to Jubba, and after a halt there in the nomad camps, he moved on to Hail, already a thriving town, and the capital of the Shammar state whose limits included all northern Arabia from Kasim to the Syrian border.
  • Shammar and Tema, there are numerous wells and artificial as well as natural reservoirs resorted to by the nomad tribes.