In Namibia, where the average temperature in the summer is 80 degrees, Herero women deck themselves out
In Namibia, where the average temperature in the summer is 80 degrees, Herero women deck themselves out with long sleeves and petticoats. Their gorgeous dresses, elaborate headpieces, and vibrant...
Cave DNA Unravels Riddle Of The Basque People
Scientists show distinct population, with unique language, descended from local hunter gatherers who mixed with arriving farmers - rather than being an indigenous group who lived separately for mi...
Basque people
The Basques (Basque: euskaldunak; Spanish: vascos; French: basques) are an indigenous ethnic group who primarily inhabit an area traditionally known as the Basque Country (Basque: Eusk...
Basque people - Wikipedia
Bolko I the Strict
Bolko I the Strict also known as the Raw or of Jawor (Polish: Bolko I Surowy or Srogi or Jaworski; 1252/56 – 9 November 1301), was a Duke of Lwówek (Löwenberg) during 1278–81 (with his brother as ...
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Cassius Baloyi
Cassius Baloyi, (born on 5 November 1974 in Malamulele, South Africa), is a retired professional boxer.
Known as "Mr. Shy Guy", Baloyi turned pro in 1994 and captured the Vacant IBF Super Featherw...
Sotho people
The Sotho people (Basotho or Basuto) are a Bantu ethnic group whose ancestors have lived in southern Africa since around the fifth century. The Sotho nation emerged from the accomplished diplomacy of ...
Tswana people
The Tswana (Tswana: Batswana, singular Motswana) are a Bantu speaking Southern African people. The Tswana language belongs to the Bantu group of the Niger–Congo languages. Ethnic Tswana make up ab...
Tswana people - Wikipedia
Józef Kożdoń
Józef Kożdoń (Czech: Josef Koždoň, German: Josef Koždon, Polish: Józef Kożdoń) (September 8, 1873 in Leszna Górna in Cieszyn County - December 7, 1949 in Opava) was Silesian autonomist pol...
Józef Kożdoń - Wikipedia
Sotho calendar
The Sotho language (Sesotho) has traditional names for the months of the familiar Gregorian calendar. The names reflect a deep connection that the Sotho people (Basotho) traditionally have with the na...
List of Uukwaluudhi kings
This is a list of the kings of the Uukwaluudhi people, a Namibian subtribe of the Owambo. The kings all reside at the Royal Homestead in Tsandi.
Vonani Bila
Vonani Bila is a South African author and poet, he was born in 1972 in Shirley Village near Elim Hospital. He is the founder and editor of the poetry journal Timbila and directs the Timbila Poetry Pro...
Kurdish people
The Kurds (Kurdish: کورد Kurd) are an ethnic Iranian group in the Middle East, mostly inhabiting a contiguous area spanning adjacent parts of modern-day Iran, Iraq, Syria, and Turkey, a geo-cultur...
Kurdish people - Wikipedia
Silesian language
Silesian or Upper Silesian (Silesian: ślōnskŏ gŏdka, ślůnsko godka, Czech: Slezština, Polish: język śląski/Polish: etnolekt śląski) is a West Slavic lect, related to Polish and Czech. Its ...
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Okalongo
Okalongo is a small tribe and village, which is situated in the north of Ovamboland, Namibia. It is one of the places that suffered a lot during the colonial era. In 1983 the South African forces esta...
Silesians
Silesians (Silesian: Ślůnzoki; Silesian German: Schläsinger; Polish: Ślązacy; Czech: Slezané; German: Schlesier) are the inhabitants of Silesia, a region divided by the current boundaries ...
Silesians - Wikipedia
Moritz Jursitzky
Moritz Jursitzky (born 1861, in Engelsberg (Andělská Hora), Austrian Silesia - 1936, in Vienna) was an Austrian/Silesian writer. Born as a son of a weaver master craftsman, Moritz Jursitzky worked as ...