a state in NW Nigeria; formerly a sultanate and province; empire in the 19th century. 57,560 sq. mi. (149,066 sq. km).
a city in and the capital of this state.
a state of NW Nigeria. Capital: Sokoto. Pop: 3 696 999 (2006). Area: 25 973 sq km (10 028 sq miles)
a town in NW Nigeria, capital of Sokoto state: capital of the Fulah Empire in the 19th century; Muslim place of pilgrimage. Pop: 444 000 (2005 est)
noun 1. Socotra. noun 1. an island in the Indian Ocean, S of Arabia: a part of the Republic of Yemen. 1382 sq. mi. (3579 sq. km). noun 1. a variant spelling of Socotra noun 1. an island in the Indian Ocean, about 240 km (150 miles) off Cape Guardafui, Somalia: administratively part of Yemen. […]
noun, Music. 1. the syllable used for the fifth tone of a diatonic scale. 2. (in the fixed system of solmization) the tone G. noun 1. a former coin and money of account of France, the 20th part of a livre and equal to 12 deniers: originally gold, later silver, finally copper, it was discontinued […]
Slang. 1. strictly out (of) luck. 2. Vulgar. shit out (of) luck.
adjective, Latin. 1. (referring to a woman) alone; by oneself (used formerly in stage directions). noun 1. an Indian shrub, Aeschynomene aspera, of the legume family, the pith of which is used for making helmets. noun, plural sola [soh-luh] /ˈsoʊ lə/ (Show IPA), solums. 1. the upper part of the soil profile, which is influenced […]