Turkana, Lake
or Lake Rudolf geographical name lake N Kenya in Great Rift Valley area 2473 square miles (6405 square kilometers)

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Turkana,Lake — Tur·ka·na (tər kănʹə, to͝or käʹnə), Lake also Lake Ru·dolf (ro͞oʹdŏlf ) A lake of northwest Kenya in the Great Rift Valley bordering on Ethiopia. * * * …   Universalium

  • Turkana, Lake — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Lake Turkana — Infobox lake lake name = Lake Turkana Jade Sea image lake = Lake turkana.jpg caption lake = image bathymetry = caption bathymetry = coords = coord|3|3|N|36|1|E|type:waterbody region:KY/ET|display=inline,title type = Saline, monomictic, alkaline,… …   Wikipedia

  • Lake Rudolf — geographical name see Turkana, Lake …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Turkana Boy — Catalog number KNM WT 15000 Common name Turkana Boy Species Homo erectus or Homo ergaster …   Wikipedia

  • Turkana people — Turkana Turkana man with children in traditional Turkana clothing. Total population 988,592 Regions with significant populations Northwestern Kenya …   Wikipedia

  • Turkana — may refer to:* Turkana people of Kenya * Turkana language of Kenya * Lake Turkana in Kenya * Lake Turkana National Parks * Turkana District in Kenya * the fictional world of Turkana IV in a Star Trek Next Generation episodeee also*Turkana Boy …   Wikipedia

  • Turkana District — is an administrative district in the Rift Valley Province of Kenya. Turkana is the northwesternmost district in Kenya. It has an international border with three countries: Uganda, Sudan and Ethiopia. Its neighbouring districts in Kenya are West… …   Wikipedia

  • Lake Chew Bahir — The remnants of Lake Chew Bahir as seen from space. Coordinates …   Wikipedia

  • Turkana — [tər kä′nə] Lake lake in NW Kenya, on the Ethiopian border: c. 3,500 sq mi (9,065 sq km); c. 185 mi (298 km) long …   English World dictionary

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