berbers berbers

Definition(s):

  • (n) an ethnic minority descended from Berbers and Arabs and living in northern Africa

Usage(s):

  • Its diseases were "consumptions, fluxes, fevers, cholera, scurvy, berbers (a kind of paralysis), smallpox, gout, the stone, prickly heat, tetters or worms.

News

  • Drilling in Ecuador, multilingual education in the Philippines and the Berbers

    Ecuadorian president Rafael Correa approves oil drilling in the Amazon rainforest. Multilingual education in the Philippines keeps local languages alive in the classroom. Libya's Berbers demand equal rights. [ View the story "Drilling in Ecuador, multilingual education in the Philippines and the Berbers" on Storify ]
    on August 19, 2013     Source: WBEZ 91.5 Chicago

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