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One theory holds that Gedi was deserted to avoid the advancing nomadic Galla tribe coming from Somalia.Kenya Has Its Own Machu Picchu—the Lost Town of Gedi
September 18, 2014
Also amongst the Galla it appears that debtor slavery does not exist.Folkways
William Graham Sumner
The second representation (fig. 14) is from the tomb of Galla Placidia, at Ravenna.The Care of Books
John Willis Clark
Many of the slaves stayed on as servants long after the War, and lived right around here at old Galla Rock.
The Hamitic element, which is not great, has probably been derived from the Galla.
It was in this region that the kingdom of Kitwara was founded by the Galla chief, Kintu.The Negro
W.E.B. Du Bois
- plural -las or -la a member of a tall dark-skinned people inhabiting Somalia and SE Ethiopia
- the language of this people, belonging to the Cushitic subfamily of the Afro-Asiatic family of languages
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