Definition of Achebe, Chinua in English:

Share this entry

Achebe, Chinua

Pronunciation: /äˈCHābā/
(1930–2013), Nigerian novelist, poet, short-story writer, and essayist; born Albert Chinualumgu. Notable works: Things Fall Apart (1958), A Man of the People (1966), and Anthills of the Savannah (1988). Nobel Prize for Literature (1989).

For editors and proofreaders

Syllabification: A·che·be, Chinua

Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.