Definition of Fula in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈfuːlə/
(also Foulah, Ful)


[mass noun]
The language of the Fulani people, spoken as a first language by about 10 million people and widely used in West Africa as a lingua franca. It belongs to the Benue-Congo language family. Also called Fulani, Fulfulde.
Example sentences
  • News is broadcast in English and the major Gambian languages (Mandinka, Wolof, Fula, Jola, and Serahuli).
  • The currency used is the dalasi with an official language being English and seven local languages namely Mandinka, Wollof, Fula, Jola, Sarahule, Serere, Manjango.
  • The most common are translations from Fula to English and translations from English to Fula.

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