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Definition of the noun angas

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  1. a Chadic language spoken in northern Nigeria and closely related to Hausa
    • lexical domain: Communicative Processes - nouns denoting communicative processes and contents
    • more generic term: West Chadic = a group of Chadic languages spoken in northern Nigeria

Alternative definition of the noun angas

proper noun

  1. A Chadic language of Nigeria.


Angas a.k.a. Ngas Language: Ngas, or Angas, is an Afro-Asiatic language spoken in Plateau State, Nigeria. Dialects are Hill Angas and Plain Angas.

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Google previewThe Phonological Spectrum (2003)

Volume I: Segmental structure by Jeroen van de Weijer, Vincent J. van Heuven, Harry van der Hulst

Angas is a Chadic language spoken in Nigeria, cf. Burquest (1971). Kwangali is a Southwest African Bantu language (cf.

Google previewStudies in the History of the Plateau State, Nigeria

The Sura call themselves the Mwahavul; Angas is a Hausa form of Ngas, and Ankwe the Hausa name for the Goemai. Many alternative etymologies of these Hausa names exist. The same applies to placenames: Shemankar, Kwande and ...

Google previewThe Dictionary of Australasian Biography (1892)

Comprising Notices of Eminent Colonists from the Inauguration of Responsible Government Down to the Present Time (1855-1892)

Angas being appointed chairman of the first Board of Directors. This was the origin of the South Australian Company, ...

Google previewThe Biographical Dictionary of Women in Science (2003)

Pioneering Lives From Ancient Times to the Mid-20th Century by Marilyn Ogilvie, Joy Harvey

mbo PRIMARY SOURCES Scott, Charlotte Angas. An Introductory Account of Certain Modern Ideas and Methods in ...

Google previewAustralian Dictionary of Dates and Men of the Time (1879)

Containing the History of Australasia from 1542 to Date by J. Henniker Heaton

Angas at an early period of the history of the colony assisted a number of Germans to come and settle in South Australia, where they have proved themselves useful and thrifty colonists.

Google previewA Dictionary of Theosophy (2005)

by Theodore Besterman

ANGAS, P. Limbs or members ; the Buddhist scriptures are divided into nine angas, these being descriptions of the different modes of composition recognised as religious, namely, suttas, gejya, gdtbd, uddna, veyydkamna, itivuttaka> jdtaka, ...

Google previewA Classical Dictionary of India (1871)

Illustrative of the Mythology, Philosophy, Literature, Antiquities, Arts, Manners, Customs &c. of the Hindus by John Garrett

AngaS — There are six Angas, or subsidiary portions of the Vedas, viz : — Siksha, rules for reciting the prayers, the accents and tones to be observed ; Kalpa, ritual; Vyakarana, grammar; ...

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Angas family chapel at Collingrove.

The chapel for staff and family opened as Congregational in 1874. When John Howard Angas died in 1904 he left funds to the trustees to maintain the church. When they sold it on to the Anglican Bishop in 1911 there was almost a court case about it. had the trustees violated Angas' will?

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Scrabble value of A1N1G2A1S1

The value of this 5-letter word is 6 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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