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Nile from the calculation) between 50 and 60% is lost by evaporation, whilst 24,265,000,000 cubic metres are annually withdrawn by the Bahr-el-Jebel.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.
- long from west to east, and the Bahr-el-Jebel, after passing through its eastern corner, changes its name to Bahr-el-Abiad or White Nile.
- Like the Bahr-el-Jebel the Bahr-el-Ghazal is liable to be choked by sudd.Advertisement
- 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.
- by the western bank of the Nile (Bahr-el-Jebel) to the point where the river is intersected by 5° 30' N., which parallel forms its northern frontier from the Nile westward to 30° E.
- 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.Advertisement
- by the western bank of the Nile (Bahr-el-Jebel) to the point where the river is intersected by 5Ã‚° 30' N., which parallel forms its northern frontier from the Nile westward to 30Ã‚° E.