(singular Aregenat)
   This is a name applied to a particular class among the Northern Tuareg descending from mixed unions between noble Tuareg women and Arabs and noble Tuareg men and vassal women.

Historical Dictionary of the Berbers (Imazighen) . . 2014.

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  • Kel Ahaggar — (trans: People of Ahaggar ) is a Tuareg confederation in the Ahaggar Mountains in Algeria. The confederation is believed to have been founded by Tin Hinan, with the official founding being around 1750. It has been largely defunct since 1977, when …   Wikipedia

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