Meaning of AFRICAN in English

AFRICAN

I. noun Date: before 12th century a native or inhabitant of Africa, a person and especially a black person of ~ ancestry, II. adjective Date: 1564 of, relating to, or characteristic of the continent of Africa or its people, ~ness noun

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