Examples from the Web for congo
Contemporary Examples of congo
At the highest navigable point of the Congo River, thick jungle creates an impenetrable wall of green around a large island.The Congo's Forgotten Colonial Getaway
December 18, 2014
Since then, Kisangani has been the epicenter of nearly every rebellion in the Congo.
Victims were put into sacks, speared, and thrown into the Congo River.
“This town was the most beautiful girl in the Congo,” laments a friend sitting nearby.
Since then, conflict has continued to pummel much of the eastern part of the Congo, but Kisangani has remained relatively calm.
Historical Examples of congo
But we had not reached the latitude of Congo according to his map.
But now I am a prisoner, while I might be with the little people in the Congo.
Some private individual writing him from camp on the Congo side.
But after this last stunt he broke out again; so we compromised on Congo.Shorty McCabe
Other nations of the world have long since accepted Congo originality.Adventures in the Arts
African nation, named for the river that runs through it, which is from a Bantu word meaning "mountains" (i.e., the river that flows from the mountains). As an adjective, Congoese is native English (1797) but has been supplanted by Congolese (1900), from French Congolais.