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Kel Ahaggar

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Kel Ahaggar (Berber: ⴾⵍ ⵂⴴⵔ) (trans: "People of Ahaggar") is a Tuareg confederation inhabiting the Hoggar Mountains (Ahaggar mountains) in Algeria. [1]

19 relations: Abalessa, Algeria, Amenokal, Berber languages, Confederation, Hoggar Mountains, Islam, Iwellemmedan people, Kel Adagh, Kel Ajjer, Kel Ayr, Kel Gres, List of rulers of Kel Ahaggar, Paul Flatters, Politics of Algeria, Tamahaq language, Tin Hinan, Tin Hinan Tomb, Tuareg people.


Abalessa is a town and commune in Tamanrasset Province, in southern Algeria, coextensive with the district of the same name.

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Algeria (الجزائر, familary Algerian Arabic الدزاير; ⴷⵣⴰⵢⴻⵔ; Dzayer; Algérie), officially the People's Democratic Republic of Algeria, is a sovereign state in North Africa on the Mediterranean coast.

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Amenokal is a title for the highest Tuareg traditional chiefs.

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Berber languages

The Berber languages, also known as Berber or the Amazigh languages (Berber name: Tamaziɣt, Tamazight; Neo-Tifinagh: ⵜⴰⵎⴰⵣⵉⵖⵜ, Tuareg Tifinagh: ⵜⴰⵎⴰⵣⵉⵗⵜ, ⵝⴰⵎⴰⵣⵉⵗⵝ), are a branch of the Afroasiatic language family.

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A confederation (also known as a confederacy or league) is a union of sovereign states, united for purposes of common action often in relation to other states.

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Hoggar Mountains

The Hoggar Mountains (جبال هقار, Berber: idurar n Ahaggar, Tuareg: Idurar Uhaggar), also known as the Ahaggar Mountains, are a highland region in the central Sahara, southern Algeria, along the Tropic of Cancer.

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IslamThere are ten pronunciations of Islam in English, differing in whether the first or second syllable has the stress, whether the s is or, and whether the a is pronounced, or (when the stress is on the first syllable) (Merriam Webster).

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Iwellemmedan people

The Iwellemmedan (Iwəlləmədǎn), also spelled Iullemmeden, Aulliminden, Ouilliminden, Lullemmeden, and Iwellemmeden, are one of the seven major Tuareg tribal or clan confederations (called "Drum groups").

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Kel Adagh

The Kel Adagh (var. Kel Adrar, Kel Adghagh, less commonly Kel Ifoghas) are a Tuareg confederation of clans (or "Drum-Groups") living in the region of the Adrar des Iforas highlands in Mali.

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Kel Ajjer

Kel Ajjer (also Kel Azjar, Kel Azjer) is a Tuareg confederation inhabiting western Libya and eastern Algeria.

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Kel Ayr

Kel Ayr (also Kel Aïr) was a semi-nomadic Tuareg tribal confederation.

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Kel Gres

Kel Gres is a tribal confederation of Tuareg clans (or "Drum-groups").

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List of rulers of Kel Ahaggar

This is a list of rulers of the Kel Ahaggar.

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Paul Flatters

Paul Flatters (16 September 1832 – 16 February 1881) was a French soldier who spent a long period as a military administrator in Algeria.

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Politics of Algeria

Politics of Algeria takes place in a framework of a constitutional semi-presidential republic, whereby the President of Algeria is head of state while the Prime Minister of Algeria is the head of government.

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Tamahaq language

Tamahaq (Tahaggart Tamahaq, Tamahaq Tahaggart) is the only known Northern Tuareg language, spoken in Algeria, western Libya and northern Niger.

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Tin Hinan

Tin Hinan was a 4th-century Tuareg queen and matriarch.

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Tin Hinan Tomb

The Tin Hinan Tomb (Tombeau de Tin Hinan) is a monumental tomb located at Abalessa in the Sahara, in the Hoggar Mountains of southern Algeria.

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Tuareg people

The Tuareg people (also spelt Twareg or Touareg; endonym: Kel Tamasheq, Kel Tagelmust) are a large Berber ethnic confederation.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kel_Ahaggar

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