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  1. Sahelnoun

    a region in Africa, between the Sahara to the north and a more humid zone (Sudan) to the south.

    Etymology: From Arabic sahil "border of the desert".

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  1. Sahel

    The Sahel[p] is the ecoclimatic and biogeographic zone of transition, in Africa, between the Sahara desert to the north and the Sudanian Savannas to the south, having a semi-arid climate. It stretches across the north of the African continent between the Atlantic Ocean and the Red Sea. The Arabic word sāḥil literally means "shore, coast" as describing the appearance of the vegetation of the Sahel as a coastline which delimits the sand of the Sahara. The Sahel covers parts of Senegal, southern Mauritania, central Mali, southern Algeria and Niger, central Chad, southern Sudan, northern South Sudan and Eritrea.

Anagrams for Sahel »

  1. leash

  2. Selah

  3. shale

  4. hales

  5. heals

  6. halse

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Sahel in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Sahel in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of Sahel in a Sentence

  1. Marcus Hicks:

    The al Qaeda and ISIS inspired threats in Lake Chad Basin and here in the Sahel are very real and continue to grow in strength.

  2. Marcus Hicks:

    The al Qaeda - and ISIS-inspired threats in Lake Chad Basin and here in the Sahel are very real and continue to grow in strength.

  3. Le Drian:

    France cannot do everything, in the Sahel, in the Central African Republic, in the Levant and then secure its national territory.

  4. Robert Piper:

    With the chronic food insecurity and uncertain climate, the Sahel is continuing to look very fragile.

  5. Adal Rhoubeid:

    Tragic events (in Ouagadougou) confirm something that is becoming more and more clear: terrorism is a cancer across the Sahel and Sahara.

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