noun (plural same)
1A member of a people living in a region of West Africa from Senegal to northern Nigeria and Cameroon. They are traditionally nomadic cattle herders of Muslim faith.
More example sentences
- The dry, open grasslands of the savanna make cereal farming and herding a way of life for the Hausa and the Fulani.
- The social structure of the pastoral Fulani is egalitarian, in marked contrast to that of other Muslim groups, such as the Hausa, and to most sedentary Fulani.
- There, in 1898, he raised the West African Frontier Force, which prevented French and German expansion in the area, and defeated the Fulani.
the name in Hausa.
Definition of Fulani in:
- The US English dictionary