Bahr el jebel sentence example
bahr el jebel
- The lake has become the Bahr-el-Jebel, or Mountain river, as this section of the Nile is called.
- Of the water received by Albert Nyanza annually (omitting the Victoria Nile from the calculation) between 50 and 60% is lost by evaporation, whilst 24,265,000,000 cubic metres are annually withdrawn by the Bahr-el-Jebel.
- Lake No is little more than a depression into which the waters of the Ghazal system pass near the point of junction with the Bahr-el-Jebel.
- Like the Bahr-el-Jebel the Bahr-el-Ghazal is liable to be choked by sudd.
- The limits of Unyoro have varied according to the strength of its rulers; during the 19th century the states of Bunyoro and Buganda appear to have been rivals for the overlordship of the region between the Bahr-el-Jebel and the great lakes.Advertisement
- There are also forest regions in the Bahr-el-Jebel, in the Mongalla mudiria and along the AbyssinianEritrean frontier.
- East of the Bahr-el-Jebel and north of the Bahr-el-Ghazal are vast prairies covered with tall coarse grass.
- Elephants are abundant in the Bahr-el-Ghazal and Bahr-el-Jebel forests, and are found in fewer numbers in the upper valle y of the Blue Nile.