WHO ARE WE?
Ngok Lual Yak is a sub-tribe, within the Jiëŋ (Dinka) group. They are mainly found in Malakal, South Sudan and inhabit the land along the confluences of the rivers Nile and Sobat. It is believed that there are about 95,000 Ngok Lual Yak members. They are very devoted ethnics and believe in Deŋdit as their provider. READ MORE
Ngok Lual Yak as a group is an olden Original Jieng Group. Jieng before expandable become today was in a one family form of a one man name Deng with his wife abuk. One of the myth tells that Deng after his mythical death turn to be a unreasonable phenomena thus deriving jieng to be worshing Deng as commonly known today as Dengdit across the categories of Jieng. Another myth also explain that Deng as a rain is regard as the main source that generate water which cause the crops to grow, inwhich the Jieng People feed on deserve to be honour thus turn out to be the God which the Jieng worship. Facts about the Dengdit as God who jieng worship is yet to be known but Likewise to the biblical story of a human being name Adam and Eve. Deng and Abuk are the twin Zygote of Husband and wife of Jieng Origin. Deng and Abuk are also the very immediate family where Ngok People came out from. After a peroid of many years, the groups came into being. Emerging out from the family blood line as a groups, Ngok Lual Yak as a tribe branched out of Jieng group as one of the blooded family and stage out it own historical line. Expanding far from it existence under circumstance of it Rulers, Generations and Spiritual norms, Ngok Lual Yak converged into the following groups. The NgokLand People of Ngok Lual Yak are categorise as Follow;
- Tol: Awier AND Baliet
- Yom: Duut, Balaak AND Dhiaak
- Paan Maan Gok: Ajuba AND Adong
- Paan Maan Weny: Abiei, Ngaar, Achaak AND Diing
Other Ngok Groups
Ngok as the name is linkingly use by the NgokLand People of Ngok Lual Yak. However, it is part of the bigger chain of the other Groups of Ngok. Other group like Ngok de Jook. Historically Ngok is an umberalla name for the other different group including the NgokLand People of Ngok Lual Yak. Following are the other group of Ngok.
The following Ngok Groups are either Historical related or partly blood related Group. Out of these Groups, some are commonly known as Paan Ayuel Jeel Family.
- Ngok Lual Yak
- Ngok de Jok
Ruweeng Groups: Paanaruu, Aloor and Paweny
Marbeek: Hol, Luac, Duoor, Angaach and Rut & Thoi
Dongjol Groups: Nyiel, Ageer, Abilang, Padang Hol and Nyarweng
Note; Ruweng are presently count out as an independent Groups due to their Population expansion but as far as their History goes back, it is a long times century Group which emerged out from Ngok. So originally, Ruweng are part of Ngok Groups.
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