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  1. The capital of Sudan located at the confluence of the Blue Nile and White Nile

Possibly from Arabic خَرْطُوم (ḵarṭūm, “elephant trunk”), but more likely from Arabic قُرْطُم (qurṭum, “safflower”).

  1. Capital of the Sudan.

Khartoum was also found in the following language(s): Portuguese

Fun Facts about the name Khartoum

  • How unique is the name Khartoum? Out of 5,933,561 records in the U.S. Social Security Administration public data, the first name Khartoum was not present. It is possible the name you are searching has less than five occurrences per year.
  • Weird things about the name Khartoum: Your name in reverse order is Muotrahk. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ukrhotam. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Khartoum born Oct 3, 1958

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Central England approximately on 1750. Your profession was sailor and shoemaker.

You were always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking. The world is full of ill and lonely people. You should help those, who are less fortunate than you are.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • Other Dictionary Sources: WordNet 3.1 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University (License).
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