1. Mahamed

    CULTURE Somali names and regional differences?

    I have been asking myself why northern somalis have different names, and I think because we had a different origin! ( Only somaliland region) Bidde Kayd Keyse Kaahin Badeed Kaliil Raage Biniin Bayle maax, Riyaale Seed Faahiye Warfaa(maybe oromo?), Abrayn Sahal Cabdilaahi Abokor.
  2. pablo

    Origin of the word somali?

    When was this name first mentioned in any writing and by whom? also what were we calling ourselves before then or what were other people were calling us?
  3. Prince Abubu

    Should the name ''Cushitic'' be changed?

    "Cushi" in Hebrew is a racist term for black Africans. It's also very stupid since there was no record of a biblical figure named "Cush" ever existing, why should we be named after this random Bible character? "Erythra" means red in Greek, after the Red Sea. This is the likely location of...
  4. Timo Jareer and proud

    GENETICS T-M184 Discussion

    This thread will be dedicated to finding out more information about this haplogroup. I found this website, it showcases different T1a subclades people carry and which courtesies they originate from. https://www.yfull.com/tree/T/ After scowling down a bit on the website, I saw that a...
  5. Manafesto

    Where did AIDS come from?

    I've heard a lot of theories and done some research on my own, but after all these years, no one seems to have a definite answer. This video is a tongue-in-cheek look at the most popular theory
  6. SultanuuFicaan

    Somali creation story

    "According to the Somali story of creation God (Waaq) created the Black race and he smiled, and he created the White race and he smiled, and then he created the Somali race and he laughed." (author unkown)