Definition of African. Meaning of African. Synonyms of African

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Definition of African

African
African Af"ri*can, n. A native of Africa; also one ethnologically belonging to an African race.
African
African Af"ri*can, a. [L. Africus, Africanus, fr. Afer African.] Of or pertaining to Africa. African hemp, a fiber prepared from the leaves of the Sanseviera Guineensis, a plant found in Africa and India. African marigold, a tropical American plant (Tagetes erecta). African oak or African teak, a timber furnished by Oldfieldia Africana, used in ship building.

Meaning of African from wikipedia

- inhabitants of Africa Ethnic groups of Africa African diaspora African, an adjective referring to something of, from, or related to the African Union Citizenship...
- states in Africa emerged from a process of decolonisation in the 20th century. African nations cooperate through the establishment of the African Union,...
- Americans). Most African Americans are descendants of enslaved peoples within the boundaries of the present United States. On average, African Americans are...
- the languages of Africa. Within the African Union, there are official bodies such as the Peace and Security Council and the Pan-African Parliament. The...
- in West Africa's History (2006) Collins, Robert O. African History: Western African History (1990). Davidson, Basil. A History of West Africa, 1000–1800...
- international men’s ****ociation football competition in Africa. It is sanctioned by the Confederation of African Football (CAF) and was first held in 1957. Since...
- North Africa is a region encomp****ing the northern portion of the African continent. There is no singularly accepted scope for the region, and it is sometimes...
- The history of African-American settlement in Africa extends to the beginnings of ex-slave repatriation to Africa from European colonies in the Americas...
- [citation needed] African American portal List of U.S. states by African-American po****tion List of U.S. metropolitan areas with large African-American po****tions...
- In many cases during the colonial period, African place names were Anglicized or Francized. Various African countries have undergone name changes during...
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