Nile
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Place Name NILE
TYPE: River
USAGE: English
Meaning & History
From Latin Nilus, which was from Greek Νειλος (Neilos), possibly of Semitic origin meaning "river". This is the name of a long river in Africa.
Related Names
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Neilos (Ancient Greek), Nilus (Ancient Roman), Nil (French), Nil (German), Nilo (Portuguese), Nilo (Spanish)