Masai sentence example

masai
  • The Masai (q.v.) and allied tribes are nomads and cattle raisers.
    0
    0
  • In many parts of Africa the serpent is looked upon as the incarnation of deceased relatives; among the Amazulu, as among the Betsileo of Madagascar, certain species are assigned as the abode of certain classes; the Masai, on the other hand, regard each species as the habitat of a particular family of the tribe.
    0
    0
  • Joseph Thomson, in his journey through the Masai country in 1883, was the first white man to see the lake and to correct the exaggerated notions as to its size.
    0
    0
  • But all over the savage world, especially in Africa, spirit worship has sprung up and choked the All-Father, who, however, in most savage regions, abides as a name, receiving no sacrifice, and, save among the Masai, seldom being addressed in prayer.
    0
    0
  • In the northern zone this check is absent, and the number of more essentially pastoral peoples, such as the eastern Hamites, Masai, Dinka, Fula, &c., correspondingly greater.
    0
    0
    Advertisement
  • The culture prevailing in the Horn of Africa is, naturally, mainly Hamito Semitic; here are found both cylindrical and bee-hive huts, the sword (which has been adopted by the Masai to the south), the lyre (which has found its way to some of the Nilotic tribes) and the head-rest.
    0
    0
  • We will then transfer to the famed Masai Mara staying at a lovely luxury tented camp within the park.
    0
    0
  • Our journey takes us into the valley where we we visit the world famous Masai Mara Game Reserve.
    0
    0
  • Masai handicrafts (shields, beads, lances, carved gourds) are available everywhere that tourists roam.
    0
    0
  • This was all whilst facing the opprobrium of his superiors as he defended the rights of the Masai.
    0
    0
    Advertisement
  • In the south is the Masai Mara, vast, open savanna, teeming with game.
    0
    0
  • Antonio Ben Chimol worked in Milan and Paris as a fashion designer for quite a few years but had his first major style breakthrough in 1996 when he created a bracelet from hi-tech car springs and dubbed it the Masai Tech Bracelet.
    0
    0
  • Masai Barefoot Technology, or MBT, was founded in 1996.
    0
    0
  • They called it the "Schritt Masai," or the Masai Step.
    0
    0
  • Then the company continued construction on the rest of the shoe, and developed the first prototype of its now famous shoe - the Masai Sensor.
    0
    0
    Advertisement
  • Of these the Masai and Wakuafi are found in the region between Victoria Nyanza and Kilimanjaro.
    1
    1
  • The Germans raised levies of Masai and Sudanese, and brought natives from New Guinea to help in suppressing the rising, besides sending naval and military contingents from Germany.
    1
    1
  • The restless Arabs of Zanzibar had since 1857 steadily advanced Zanzibar influence to Tanganyika, Nyasa, and even through the Masai countries to the north-east coast of Victoria Nyanza and the " back door " of Uganda.
    1
    1
  • Naivasha was discovered in 1883 by Gustav Adolf Fischer (1848-1886), one of the early explorers of the Tana and Masai regions, and the first to demonstrate the continuance of the rift-valley through equatorial Africa.
    1
    1
  • Stuhlmann into the Older Bantu (Wanyamwezi, Wasukuma, Wasambara, Waseguha, Wasagara, Wasaramo, &c.) and the Bantu of Later Immigration (Wakikuyu, Wakamba, Wapokomo, Wataita, Wachaga, &c.), who are more strongly Hamitized and in many cases have adopted Masai customs. These peoples, from the Victoria Nyanza to the Zambezi, may conveniently be termed the " Eastern Bantu."
    1
    1
    Advertisement