Definitions for zaghawa

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  1. Zaghawa(ProperNoun)

    A Saharan tribe of Sudan and Chad.

  2. Zaghawa(ProperNoun)

    The language spoken by this tribe.


  1. Zaghawa people

    The Zaghawa are an ethnic group of eastern Chad and western Sudan, including Darfur. They have their own language, which is also called Zaghawa, and the breed of sheep that they herd is called Zaghawa by the Arabs. They are semi-nomadic and obtain much of their livelihood through herding cattle, camels and sheep and harvesting wild grains. It has been estimated that there are between 3,000,000 and 4,000.000 Zaghawa.


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