Meaning of AFRICAN in English

AFRICAN

transcription, транскрипция: [ æfrɪkən ]

( Africans)

1.

African means belonging or relating to the continent of Africa, or to its countries or people.

...the African continent.

...African countries.

ADJ

2.

African means belonging or relating to black people who come from Africa.

...traditional African culture.

...dance music with African roots.

ADJ

3.

African is used to describe someone, usually a black person, who comes from Africa.

...African women.

ADJ

An African is someone who is African.

Fish is a staple in the diet of many Africans.

N-COUNT

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