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Ciidagale
The Garhajis (Somali: Garxajis, Arabic: غرحجس‎, Ismail (Garhajis) Shiekh Isaaq ibn Ahmad al-Hashimi) is a Somali clan and the largest sub-clan of the Isaaq. They are the traditional holders of the Isaaq Sultanate since the late 18th century. Its members form a part of the Habar Magaadle confederation
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Somali Language
Somali /səˈmɑːli, s-/ (Af-Soomaali [æ̀f sɔ̀ːmɑ́ːlì]) is an Afroasiatic language belonging to the Cushitic branch. It is spoken as a mother tongue by Somalis in Greater Somalia and the Somali diaspora. Somali is an official language of Somalia, Somaliland, a national language in Djibouti, and a working language in the Somali Region of Ethiopia. It is used as an adoptive language by a few neighboring ethnic minority groups and individuals
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Nur Ahmed Aman
Sultan Nur Ahmed Aman (1841–1907), was the tribal chief of the Habar Yoonis clan from 1880–1899. In 1899 he became one of the founding fathers of the Somali dervish movement (1899–1920) he was the principle agitator that rallied the dervish behind his anti-French Roman Mission that would become the causes of the dervish up rise. He fought and led the war throughout the years 1899–1904, he along his brother Geele Ahmed (Kila Ahmed) were the main signatories of the Dervish peace treaty with the British and Italian forces in 1905
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Berbera
Berbera (Somali: Berbera, Arabic: بربرة‎) is a city in the Sahil region in the Republic of Somaliland, internationally recognized as part of Somalia. It is the third largest city in Somaliland and serves as the main and official port of Somaliland. In antiquity, Berbera was part of a chain of commercial port cities along the Somali seaboard. It later served as the capital of the British Somaliland protectorate from 1884 to 1941, when it was replaced by Hargeisa
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Tadjoura
Tadjoura (Afar: Tagórri; Arabic: تاجورةTağūrah, Somali: Tajuura) is the oldest town in Djibouti and the capital of the Tadjourah Region. An important port for many centuries, it was ruled by a succession of polities, including the Ifat Sultanate, Adal Sultanate, the Ottoman Empire, France until Djibouti's independence in 1977. Lying on the Gulf of Tadjoura, it is home to a population of around 45,000 inhabitants. It is the third largest city in the country after Djibouti City and Ali Sabieh. Tadjoura has an airstrip and is linked by ferry with Djibouti City
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Daarood
The Darod (Somali: Daarood, Arabic: دارود‎) is a Somali clan. The forefather of this clan was Abdirahman bin Isma'il al-Jabarti, more commonly known as Darood. The Darod clan is the largest Somali clan in the Horn of Africa, with wide a traditional territory. The Darod in Somalia mainly live in the northeastern Puntland region, with an ancillary presence in pockets of southern Somalia in the Jubbaland and southwestern Gedo region
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Ogaden (clan)
The Ogaden (Somali: Ogaadeen, Arabic: أوغادين‎) is a Somali clan
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Hiiraan
Hiran (Somali: Hiiraan, Arabic: هيران‎) is an administrative region (gobol) in south-central Somalia.

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Dervish State
The Dervish state (Somali: Dawlada Daraawiish, Arabic: دولة الدراويشDawlat ad-Darāwīsh) was an early 20th-century Somali Muslim kingdom. It was established by Mohammed Abdullah Hassan, a religious leader who gathered Somali forces from across the Horn of Africa and united them into loyalists known as the Dervishes. The Dervishes enabled Hassan to carve out a powerful state through conquest of lands claimed by the Somali sultanates, the Ethiopian Empire, and European powers. The Dervish state acquired renown in the Muslim world and Western worlds due to its resistance against the European empires of Britain and Italy
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British Empire
The British Empire comprised the dominions, colonies, protectorates, mandates, and other territories ruled or administered by the United Kingdom and its predecessor states. It originated with the overseas possessions and trading posts established by England between the late 16th and early 18th centuries. At its height, it was the largest empire in history and, for over a century, was the foremost global power. By 1913, the British Empire held sway over 412 million people, 23% of the world population at the time, and by 1920, it covered 35,500,000 km2---> (13,700,000 sq mi), 24% of the Earth's total land area. As a result, its political, legal, linguistic, and cultural legacy is widespread
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Mohammed Abdullah Hassan
Hajji Hafiz Sayyid Muhammad `Abd Allāh al-Hasan (Somali: Sayid Maxamed Cabdille Xasan, Arabic: محمّد عبد اللّه حسن‎; Sayyid Muḥammad ibn 'Abdallāh) (April 7, 1856 – December 21, 1920) was a Somali religious and patriotic leader
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Adal Sultanate
The Adal Sultanate, or Kingdom of Adal (alt. spelling Adel Sultanate), was a Muslim Sultanate located in the Horn of Africa. It was founded by Sabr ad-Din II after the fall of the Sultanate of Ifat. The kingdom flourished from around 1415 to 1577. The sultanate and state were established by the local inhabitants of Zeila. At its height, the polity controlled most of the territory in the Horn region immediately east of the Ethiopian Empire (Abyssinia)
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Eric John Eagles Swayne
Sir Eric John Eagles Swayne KCMG CB (14 May 1863 – 9 September 1929) was a British army officer and colonial administrator
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