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Soudan

/sudɑ̃/
noun
1.
the French name for the Sudan
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  • He declared that the Government had found, and not made, the situation in Egypt and the soudan.

    The Grand Old Man Richard B. Cook
  • It was he, who, during the illness of the then Premier, despatched the contingent to the soudan.

  • This use of shells is found in the soudan and East Africa at the present day.

    The Evolution of the Dragon G. Elliot Smith
  • They had been placed under the control of the Governor of the soudan.

    General Gordon J. Wardle
  • It is said at this juncture, things in the soudan had become hopeless.

    General Gordon J. Wardle
  • He said, “I come not with soldiers but with God on my p. 106side, to redress the wrongs of the soudan.”

    General Gordon J. Wardle
  • His companion at Gravesend, and during his sojourn in the soudan (first time).

    General Gordon J. Wardle
  • Only fancy coming out to the soudan to buy our old school-fellow!

    In the Mahdi's Grasp George Manville Fenn
  • It is the weakness of Cairo which produces disaster in the soudan.

    The Life of Gordon, Volume II Demetrius Charles Boulger
  • Nubar should be free to deal with the soudan in his own way.

    The Life of Gordon, Volume II Demetrius Charles Boulger

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