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Evidence for Kharbaga

2 pieces of evidence found.

Id DLP.Evidence.799
Type Contemporary text
Location 31°57'30.47"N, 12° 1'13.47"E
Date 2012-01-01 - 2012-12-31
Rules Name of the game.
Content "Dans le texte examiné, cela concerne également le nominal composé de quatre consonnes ẖárbăga ‘kharbaga (jeu de plateau)." Pereira 2012: 175.
Confidence 100
Source Pereira, C. 2012. L’arabe de Zâdu (Zebel Nefûsa) d’après Gioia Chiauzzi. Dynamiques langagières en arabphonies. In Barontini, A., C. Pereira, A. Vicente, and K. Ziamari, eds. Variations, contacts, migrations, et créations artistiques. Hommage offert à Dominique Caubet par ses élèves et collègues. p. 163–199.

Id DLP.Evidence.1160
Type Ethnography
Location Mauritania
Date 1952-01-01 - 1952-12-31
Rules 5x5 board with all diagonals. 20 pieces per player. Pieces move forward orthogonally or diagonally. Captures are made by hopping over an opponent's piece. When a piece reaches the furthest line from where it started, it is promoted and can move in any direction and at any distance.
Content "9. La Kharbaga: qui est une simplification du précédent; chaque joueur n'a que vingt pions (13) (fig. A)." Hamidoun 1952: 68.
Confidence 100
Source Hamidoun, M. 1952. Précis sur la Mauritanie. Saint-Louis: Centre IFAN.

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