a member of a tribal people who live along the Nile in southern Sudan and subsist chiefly by raising cattle.
the Nilotic language of the Nuer people.
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How to use Nuer in a sentence
The perpetrators of political turmoil in Juba are not Dinka or Nuer, nor any other ethnic people who make up South Sudan.
Reports of Nuer being targeted by state security forces abound.
An extensive trade in arms was carried on between Abyssinia and the Nuer country.The Annual Register 1914 | Anonymous
There are societies today (the Netsidik, the Nuer, the Bassari, to name a few) that still prefer the oral to the written.The Civilization of Illiteracy | Mihai Nadin