[kawr-doh-fahn] /ˌkɔr doʊˈfɑn/
a province in the central Sudan. About 147,000 sq. mi. (380,730 sq. km).
Capital: El Obeid.
a region of the central Sudan: consists of a plateau with rugged uplands (the Nuba Mountains). Area: 380 548 sq km (146 930 sq miles)
[kawr-duh-fan-ee-uh n] /ˌkɔr dəˈfæn i ən/ noun 1. a subfamily of Niger-Kordofanian that comprises about 30 languages spoken in southern . /ˌkɔːdəʊˈfeɪnɪən/ noun 1. a group of languages spoken in the Kordofan and Nuba Hills of the S Sudan: classed as an independent family, probably distantly related to Niger-Congo adjective 2. denoting, relating to, or […]
[kawr-ee, kohr-ee; kawr-ey, kohr-ey] /ˈkɔr i, ˈkoʊr i; ˈkɔr eɪ, ˈkoʊr eɪ/ noun, plural korai [kawr-ahy, kohr-ahy] /ˈkɔr aɪ, ˈkoʊr aɪ/ (Show IPA) 1. Greek Antiquity. a sculptured representation of a young woman, especially one produced prior to the 5th century b.c. 2. Also, Core, Cora. (initial capital letter) Classical Mythology. Persephone, especially as a […]
[kuh-ree-uh, kaw-, koh-] /kəˈri ə, kɔ-, koʊ-/ noun 1. a former country in E Asia, on a peninsula SE of Manchuria and between the Sea of Japan and the Yellow Sea: a kingdom prior to 1910; under Japanese rule 1910–45; now divided at 38° N into and . Compare . 2. Democratic People’s Republic of, […]
[kuh-ree-uh n, kaw-, koh-] /kəˈri ən, kɔ-, koʊ-/ adjective 1. of or relating to , its inhabitants, or their language. noun 2. a native or inhabitant of or . 3. the language of or . /kəˈriːən/ adjective 1. of or relating to Korea, its people, or their language noun 2. a native or inhabitant of […]