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Ali Baba Of Makuria
854) was a ruler of the Nubian kingdom of Makuria ... He was forced to sue for peace to end the war between Makuria and Egypt that had started in 854.1 ...
Abraham Of Makuria
... Abraham (8th century) was ruler of the Nubian kingdom of Makuria ... to his demands, but in response to a miraculous event Kyriakos was permitted to return to Makuria, where he settled in a monastery ... Severus claims that for the remaining 24 years of the former bishop's life, no rain fell in Makuria, "every year the people were visited by a pestilence, and that those who bore false witness ...
Merkurios Of Makuria
722) was ruler of the Nubian kingdom of Makuria ... Authorities believe that during his reign Makuria absorbed the Nubian kingdom of Nobatia ...
Kingdom Of Makuria - Economy
... The main economic activity in Makuria was agriculture, with farmers growing several crops a year of barley, millet, and dates ... in the Red Sea Hills to the east of Makuria ... The slaves sent north were not from Makuria itself, but rather from further south and west in Africa ...
Kyriakos Of Makuria
750) was a ruler of the Nubian kingdom of Makuria ... envoy, who was then dispatched to Kyriakos to ask him to return to Makuria ...