Word Origin for kerma
Examples from the Web for kerma
It was resolved to attack the Dervish position at Kerma at dawn.
From Kareima downstream the Nile is navigable to Kerma, just above the 3rd cataract.
El Kheir was defeated, and fixed his advanced camp at Kerma.Ten Years' Captivity in the Mahdi's Camp 1882-1892|F. R. Wingate
Although the river from Kosheh to Kerma is broken by continual rapids, it is, with one interval, freely navigable at half Nile.
The extension of the line from Kosheh to Kerma was therefore of vital importance.