was ancient kemet a African civilization? ?

please disregard my first question of kemet

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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago
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    As far as I know Kemet is the egytian name for Egypt and means "black land". It is derived from the fertile black soils that cover the lands during the annually Nil-flood. Paralelly the desert was called "red land".

    Having read a book about Pharao Tutachamun I know that the name Kemet was in use then too.

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