Though he could read it in his native Dinka, he wanted to read it in the language in which it was written.
The perpetrators of political turmoil in Juba are not Dinka or Nuer, nor any other ethnic people who make up South Sudan.
Other reports of Dinka being dumped in a mass grave in the rebel-controlled oil town of Bentiu have further inflamed tensions.
The Khalifa has also his special barber, who is a slave; and his master of the horse, who is an immensely tall Dinka.
This Dinka positively asserted, as did also Marian, that the Keks kill no animal, but live entirely on grain and milk.
Two or three versts further the Dinka flowed across the Irkutsk road.
The Dinka tribes of the White Nile are among the lowest in the scale of human beings.
According to the custom, which seems to belong to all Africa, as a sign of grief the Dinka wear a cord round the neck.
Elisee Reclus assures us that the Dinka man on the Nile calls to certain snakes by name and shares with them the milk of his cows.
He spoke in the Dinka language and the soldier replied in the same tongue.