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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Senegal

Senegal officially the Republic of Senegal is a country in West Africa. Senegal is bordered by Mauritania in the north, Mali to the east, Guinea to the southeast, and Guinea-Bissau to the southwest. Senegal also borders The Gambia, a country occupying a narrow sliver of land along the banks ...

www.everyculture.com/Sa-Th/Senegal.html

Orientation. Identification. The area that today is Senegal once was part of the West African Empire of Mali, Ghana, and Tekrur. The country takes its name from the river that runs along its northern and eastern borders, forming the frontier with Mauritania and Mali. A poetic etymology from the Wolof people states that the ...

www.britannica.com/place/Senegal

Feb 2, 2018 ... Senegal, country in western Africa. Located at the westernmost point of the continent and served by multiple air and maritime travel routes, Senegal is known as the “Gateway to Africa.” The country lies at an ecological boundary where semiarid grassland, oceanfront, and tropical rainforest converge; this ...

www.commisceo-global.com/country-guides/senegal-guide

Guide to Senegal and Senagalese culture, society, language, etiquette, customs, manners and protocol.

www.our-africa.org/senegal/people-culture

Over ten different ethnic groups live in Senegal and many of these people have cultures which go a long way back, to ancient kingdoms of the region.

www.discoversenegal.com/Cultural_Background.html

The name 'Senegal' is said to come from the Wolof name of the dugout canoe, as it was mispronounced by visiting Portuguese sailors in the middle of the 15th century. Senegal is the African country closest to the US, and Goree Island used to be the last spot of the motherland the unfortunate slaves bound to the Americas ...

www.africaguide.com/country/senegal/culture.htm

Senegal people and culture. Religion, music, art, crafts, cooking.

www.encyclopedia.com/places/africa/senegal-political-geography/senegalese

RELIGION: Islam (Sunni, with traditional aspects); Roman Catholicism. 1 • INTRODUCTION. Senegal has an important precolonial history. The lands now comprising Senegal once were part of three empires: Ghana, Mali (which brought Islam to the area), and the Songhai. Senegalese culture strongly reflects influences ...

www.iexplore.com/articles/travel-guides/africa/senegal/history-and-culture

Hospitality is such an important part of Senegalese culture, even the national soccer team is named the Lions of Teranga after the Wolof term for hospitality. The Senegalese always welcome visitors with outstretched hands, invite them to their homes, and can spend hours talking about their family, culture, and Muslim  ...