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Anuak

Overview page. Subjects: African Studies.

Ethnic group of Sudan and Ethiopia; also known as the Anyuak or the Annuak.

The Anuak primarily inhabit a stretch of the Blue Nile River in western Ethiopia and eastern ...

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Anuak

in Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience, Second Edition

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 68 words.

The Anuak primarily inhabit a stretch of the Blue Nile River in western Ethiopia and eastern Sudan. They speak a

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Anuak

Edited by Henry Louis Gates and Kwame Anthony Appiah.

in Encyclopedia of Africa

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: African Studies. 68 words.

The Anuak primarily inhabit a stretch of the Blue Nile River in western Ethiopia and eastern Sudan. They speak

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Anuak

Overview page. Subjects: African Studies.

Ethnic group of Sudan and Ethiopia; also known as the Anyuak or the Annuak.

The Anuak primarily inhabit a stretch of the Blue Nile River in western Ethiopia and eastern ...

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Gila and the River-man (Anuak/Sudan)

Harold Scheub.

in A Dictionary of African Mythology

January 2000; p ublished online January 2002 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Customs and Traditions. 204 words.

The Anuak trace their origin to the country of Dimo of the Shilluk; they were led northward and eastward by

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Anuak Ethnic group of Sudan and Ethiopia; also known as the Anyuak or the Annuak.

in Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience, Second Edition

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 68 words.

The Anuak primarily inhabit a stretch of the Blue Nile River in western Ethiopia and eastern Sudan. They speak a Nilo-Saharan language and are closely related to the Shilluk people....

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Juok and the Dog That Preserved Mankind (Anuak/Sudan)

Harold Scheub.

in A Dictionary of African Mythology

January 2000; p ublished online January 2002 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Customs and Traditions. 866 words.

Juok (Jwok), the creator, the supreme being, was an androgynous god, an all-powerful and omniscient spirit.

He had sons—first an

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Gila and the River-man

Overview page. Subjects: Religion.

(Anuak/Sudan)

The Anuak trace their origin to the country of Dimo of the Shilluk; they were led northward and eastward by Gila, a mythic hero and brother of Nyikang, whom they call...

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Anglicans in the Horn of Africa

Grant LeMarquand.

in The Oxford History of Anglicanism, Volume V

December 2017; p ublished online December 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: History of Christianity. 6743 words.

In the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, Anglican missionaries attempted to bring renewal to the ancient Ethiopian Orthodox Church by teaching the Orthodox clergy and people the content...

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E.E. Evans-Pritchard

Roger Just.

in Anthropology

P ublished online January 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Anthropology; Human Evolution; Medical Anthropology; Physical Anthropology; Social and Cultural Anthropology. 5942 words.

Sir Edward Evans Evans-Pritchard (b. 1902–d. 1973), known to his friends, colleagues, and students as “E-P,” was arguably the preeminent British social anthropologist of the 20th century....

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