Examples from the Web for niles
It was the custom of the ancient Egyptians to bury their dead in the dry land beyond the reach of the Niles overflow.Archology and the Bible|George A. Barton
Ol' Man Niles she tak' hees team an' gon' oop an' got Hurley an' de cookee, an' breeng heem to de store.Connie Morgan in the Lumber Camps|James B. Hendryx
Distant Kordofan and even more distant Darfur were as yet quite unaffected by the great battle at the confluence of the Niles.The River War|Winston S. Churchill
Mr. Niles Meriwether gives the cost of materials and labor for an 8-in.Concrete Construction|Halbert P. Gillette
Niles reports the attendance "numerous and respectable, and its proceedings fraught with interest."
one of the world's oldest surviving place names, from a Semitic root nahal "river." Unnamed in Old Testament, it is always merely "the river" (Hebrew yeor).