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Definition of Nile

Nile

  1. The great river of Egypt.

Nile Quotations

The study of mathematics, like the Nile, begins in minuteness but ends in magnificence.
Charles Caleb Colton

He who rides the sea of the Nile must have sails woven of patience.
William Golding

Seriously, who really cares how long the Nile river is, or who was the first to discover cheese? How is memorizing that ever going to help anyone? Instead, we need to give kids projects that allow them to exercise their minds and discover things for themselves.
Aaron Swartz

Today the traveller on the Nile enters a wonderland at whose gates rise the colossal pyramids of which he has had visions perhaps from earliest childhood.
James Henry Breasted

By 3000 B.C. the art of Egypt was so ripe and so far advanced that it is surprising to find any student of early culture proposing that the crude contemporary art of the early Babylonians is the product of a civilization earlier than that of the Nile.
James Henry Breasted
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Nile Translations

nile in Dutch is Nijl
nile in French is Nil
nile in Portuguese is Nilo
nile in Spanish is Nilo
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