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Abu Zeid actors African folktales Afro-Arab Allah ancestor worship animals Arab culture Arabian Arabized and Islamized Arabized Sudanese associated audience Bean Grower beliefs Beni Hilal Berber Cairo caravan Chapter characters Christian common contacts cultural traits Daughter of Bilal devil dominant Egypt Egyptian episodes Faki fictitious tale Folklore formula function Funj genres Hasan Hausa Hilal historical influences instance Ja'aliyyiin folktales Jiha Khartoum kingdom Kingdom of Sennar kinship Kordofan legends London matrilineal Meroe Meroetic motifs Muhammad Muslim Arabs Muslim saints narratives narrator Nile Nimeer nomadic non-Arabized non-Islamic North Africa Nubian Oxford University Press political Popular Islam Qadiriyya relations religious notables religious orders repertoire role romance route Sahara Sennar Shadhiliyya sheikhs Shendi Shilluk Shinnie social spiritual stories storytelling stylistic Sudan Sudan Notes Sudanese culture Sudanese tribes Sultan supernatural Surra Swahili syncretism tale types tension themes Tijaniyya trade traditional Ja'ali trickster Tropical Africa variants various villages West Africa women