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THIOUTHIOUNE (in Serer ) is a village in Senegal
Senegal
(rural community of Diakhao , Fatick
Fatick
Region ) located in the pre-colonial Serer Kingdom of Sine . The current population is estimated at 763. The Battle of Fandane- Thiouthioune
Thiouthioune
(18 July 1867) commonly known as "the Battle of Somb" took place within the vicinity of this village. In that battle, the Serer strategy - led by their king Maad a Sinig
Maad a Sinig
Kumba Ndoffene Famak Joof was to prevent the Muslim marabouts of Senegambia who came to launch jihad from entering Thiouthioune. Initially, the Muslims successfully broke the Serer lines and entered Thiouthioune. However, at the later stages of the battle, the Muslims were defeated by the Serer forces and Serer religion was installed. The leader of the Muslim army was decapitated in that battle under the orders of the Maad a Sinig
Maad a Sinig
. The sovereign of Thiouthioune
Thiouthioune
in 1867 was Maad Amad Ngoneh Joof, commonly known as Amad Ngoneh Thiouthioune
Thiouthioune
(Amad Ngoneh of Thiouthioune). He was the paternal uncle of the king of Sine (the Maad a Sinig
Maad a Sinig
). He and his army also fought in the battle to defeat the Marabouts.

NOTES

* ^ PEPAM * ^ Sarr, Alioune , "Histoire du Sine-Saloum", Introduction, bibliographie et Notes par Charles Becker, BIFAN, Tome 46, Serie B, n° 3-4, 1986–1987, pp 37-39 * ^ Diouf, Niokhobaye, "Chronique du royaume du Sine", Suivie de notes sur les traditions orales et les sources écrites concernant le royaume du Sine par Charles Becker et Victor Martin. (1972), Bulletin de l'Institut Fondamental d\'Afrique Noire , Tome 34, Série B, n° 4, (1972), pp 727-729 * ^ Klein, Martin A. "Islam and Imperialism in Senegal
Senegal
Sine-Saloum, 1847-1914", Edinburgh University Press
Edinburgh University Press
(1968) pp 90-93

SEE ALSO

* Fandène
Fandène
* Somb
Somb

* Senegal
Senegal
portal * Serer portal

* v * t * e

Serer topics

PEOPLES

SERER PEOPLES

* * Laalaa * Ndut * Niominka * Noon * Palor * Saafi * Seex

RELIGION

KEY TOPICS

* * Ciiɗ * Classical Ndut teachings * Creation myth * Criticism * Festivals * Jaaniiw * Junjung
Junjung
* Lamane
Lamane
* Sadax * Saltigue
Saltigue
* Symbolism * Women

SUPREME DEITIES

* * Kokh Kox
Kokh Kox
* Koox
Koox
* Kopé Tiatie Cac
Kopé Tiatie Cac
* Roog
Roog
(main)

OTHER DEITIES

* * Kumba Njaay * Takhar
Takhar
* Tiurakh
Tiurakh

Saints and ancestral spirits

* * Ginaaru * Julang Joof * Laga Ndong * Lunguñ Joof * Mindiss * Moussa Sarr * Njemeh (of Languème ) * Njoxona * Ngojil Joof * Ngolum Joof

* Pangool
Pangool

* list

SACRED SITES

* * Fatick
Fatick
* Sine River
Sine River
* Sine- Saloum
Saloum
* Somb
Somb
* Point of Sangomar
Point of Sangomar
* Tattaguine * Tukar
Tukar
* Yaboyabo
Yaboyabo

* History * Philosophy * Science * Law * Geography * Politics

HISTORY

* Cekeen Tumulus * Khasso * Kingdom of Baol
Baol
* Kingdom of Biffeche * kingdom of Saloum
Saloum
* Kingdom of Sine
Kingdom of Sine
* Serer ancient history
Serer ancient history
* Serer history (medieval era to present) * States headed by ancient Serer Lamanes * The Battle of Fandane-Thiouthioune
The Battle of Fandane-Thiouthioune
* The Battle of Logandème * Timeline of Serer history
Timeline of Serer history
* Western Sahara
Western Sahara

Philosophy

* Science * Law

* Medicine

* medicinal plants

* CEMETRA

* Loup (healer)

* Saltigues and Loup practitioners

* MALANGO * Philosophy of beauty * Jom principle * Cosmology * Customary law

Geography Politics

* Farba Kaba * Jaraff * Serer countries

* Demographics * Culture

DEMOGRAPHICS

BY REGION

* * Gambia * Mauritania * Senegal
Senegal

LANGUAGE

* * Cangin * Lehar * Ndut * Noon * Palor * Safen * Serer

CULTURE

* Birth * Chere * Death * Inheritance * Marriage * Mbalax * Njuup * Sabar
Sabar
* Tama * Tassu * Njom

ROYALTY

Kings and lamanes

* Lamane
Lamane
Jegan Joof * Maad a Sinig Kumba Ndoffene Famak Joof * Maad a Sinig Kumba Ndoffene Famak Joof * Maad a Sinig
Maad a Sinig
Kumba Ndoffene Fa Ndeb Joof * Maad a Sinig
Maad a Sinig
Mahecor Joof * Maad a Sinig
Maad a Sinig
Maysa Wali Jaxateh Manneh * Maad a Sinig
Maad a Sinig
Ama Joof Gnilane Faye Joof * Maad Ndaah Njemeh Joof * Maad Semou Njekeh Joof
Maad Semou Njekeh Joof

Queens and queen mothers

* Lingeer Fatim Beye
Lingeer Fatim Beye
* Lingeer Ndoye Demba * Serer maternal clans
Serer maternal clans

Dynasties and royal houses

* Faye family
Faye family
* Guelowar
Guelowar
* Joof family
Joof family
* Joos Maternal Dynasty
Joos Maternal Dynasty
* The Royal House of Boureh Gnilane Joof * The Royal House of Jogo Siga Joof * The Royal House of Semou Njekeh Joof
The Royal House of Semou Njekeh Joof

Families and royal titles

* Buumi
Buumi
* Faye family
Faye family
* Joof family
Joof family
* Lamane
Lamane
* Lingeer * Loul
Loul
* Maad Saloum
Saloum
* Maad a Sinig
Maad a Sinig
* Njie family * Sarr family * Sene family * Teigne *