Category Archives: Nuer

Nuer – Wut mi ja̠l (The case of the traveller)

Collected and written by  Michael Thilyang Gatkek                                                                      … Continue reading

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Nuer – Gai Nyalɔrä (A boy called Gai, son of Nyalɔrä)

Collected and written by  Michael Thilyang Gatkek                                                                      … Continue reading

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Nuer – Wutni da̠ŋ rɛw (The case of the two men)

Collected and written by  Michael Thilyang Gatkek                                                                      … Continue reading

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Nuer – Mayɛn (A man called Mayɛn)

Collected and written by  Michael Thilyang Gatkek                                                                      … Continue reading

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Nuer – Mo̠k Bidiit (A man called Mok, son of Bidiit)

Collected and written by  Michael Thilyang Gatkek                                                                      … Continue reading

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Nuer – Dia̠ŋ Yiow (A girl called Diaŋ Yiow)

Collected and written by  Michael Thilyang Gatkek                                                                      … Continue reading

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Nuer – Tik Tɔ̠c kɛnɛ Nyan Yak (Two girls: Tik Tɔ̠c and Nyan Yak)

Collected and written by  Michael Thilyang Gatkek                                                                      … Continue reading

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Nuer – Gatguup (A man-beast called Gatguub)

Collected and written by  Michael Thilyang Gatkek                                                                      … Continue reading

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Nuer – Duäny kɛnɛ cɔr (The lame and the blind)

Collected and written by  Michael Thilyang Gatkek       with special thanks to Fr Christian Carlassare and pastoral team of Holy Trinity Parish (Old Fangak)  (for English translation see their great book: Nuer Folktales, Proverbs and Riddles) Duäny kɛnɛ cɔr cakɛ ba̠ny rɛy dhɔar kɛn … Continue reading

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Nuer – Nyaluak kɛnɛ guec (Nyaluak and the giraffe)

Collected and written by  Michael Thilyang Gatkek                                                                      … Continue reading

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