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5 berber names for your son and daughter

berber children

Ziri: Finally, we have a name which is used in multiple Amazigh dialects. And why not, as it has a beautiful meaning – ‘moonshine’! Though the name has a feminine ring to it, it is used for males. Igider: Mighty and strong, this name stands for ‘eagle’ in one of the Berber languages. Giving this […]

The history of the amazigh language in morocco.

Vintage Moroccan Rugs

The Berbers have occupied North Africa, specifically the Maghreb, since the beginning of recorded history and until the Islamic conquests of the 8th century CE constituted the dominant ethnic group in the Saharan region. The Berbers take their more common name from the Latin “barbarous” (barbarian),. However, They had many names throughout the history as Berbers or […]

Five wonderful carpets that are made in Morocco

wonderful carpets

The nation of Morocco is rich in cultural diversity in addition to background. Morocco is a nation that is popular for its worldwide pertained to food, design, and also particularly their carpets. Atlas Mountains While authentic hand-crafted Moroccan carpets are highly valued as artworks, many people normally can not identify what kind of rug it […]