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Bridgeway Bible Dictionary
By far the most frequent mention of Africa in the Bible has to do with Egypt (see 2 Chronicles 12:3; 2 Chronicles 16:8; Daniel 11:43), Put (Jeremiah 46:9; Ezekiel 30:5; Ezekiel 38:5; Nahum 3:9), and Lud (Jeremiah 46:9; Ezekiel 30:5). (For additional New Testament references to Africa see ; .); ; ). The land of Ethiopia is also mentioned frequently, sometimes under the name of Cush (see ). Other African nations mentioned in the Bible are Libya (
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Fleming, Don. Entry for 'Africa'. Bridgeway Bible Dictionary. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/bbd/a/africa.html. 2004.