Albert Nile

Albert Nile
geographical name — see Nile

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Albert Nile — ▪ river, Uganda also called  Mobutu Nile        the upper Nile River in northwestern Uganda. The Albert Nile issues from the north end of Lake Albert (Albert, Lake), just north of the mouth of the Victoria Nile. It flows 130 miles (210 km) north… …   Universalium

  • Albert Nile — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Nile River — Arabic Baḥr al Nīl River, eastern and northern Africa. The longest river in the world, it is about 4,132 mi (6,650 km) long from its remotest headstream and 3,473 mi (5,588 km) from Lake Victoria to the Mediterranean Sea. It flows generally north …   Universalium

  • Nile — For other uses, see Nile (disambiguation). Coordinates: 30°10′N 031°06′E / 30.167°N 31.1°E / 30.167; 31.1 …   Wikipedia

  • Albert, Lake — Lake, east central Africa. Lying at an altitude of 2,021 ft (616 m), it is 100 mi (160 km) long and has an average width of about 20 mi (32 km). In the southwest, the Semliki River brings into the lake the waters of Lake Edward; at its… …   Universalium

  • Nile — geographical name river 4160 miles (6693 kilometers) E Africa flowing from Lake Victoria in Uganda N into the Mediterranean in Egypt; in various sections called specifically: Victoria Nile (or Somerset Nile) between Lake Victoria & Lake Albert;… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Nile — n. & adj. (in full Nile blue, Nile green) pale greenish blue or green. Etymology: the river Nile in NE Africa * * * ˈnīl esp before pause or consonant īəl noun or nile green ( s) Usage: often capitalized N Etymology …   Useful english dictionary

  • Nile (TV series) — Nile Genre Documentary film Starring Catherine Schell Kenneth Haigh Michael Gough Narrated by Simon MacCorkindale Composer(s) David Mitcham …   Wikipedia

  • Albert Cossery — (arabisch ‏ألبرت قيصري‎) (* 3. November 1913 in Kairo; † 22. Juni 2008 in Paris) war ein ägyptischer frankophoner Schriftsteller …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Albert Cossery — (November 3, 1913 June 22, 2008) was a French speaking writer of Egyptian origin, born in Cairo. Life Son of small property owners in Cairo, at the age of 17, inspired by reading Honoré de Balzac, he emigrated to Paris. He came there to continue… …   Wikipedia

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