Definition of Fulfulde in English:



  • another term for Fula
    • ‘Fifty percent of the population speaks Fon; other important languages include Yoruba, Aja, Mina, Goun, Bariba, Dendi, Ditamarri, Nateni, and Fulfulde.’
    • ‘I will continue to serve up regular (if arbitrary) slices of Fulfulde for your linguistic delight.’
    • ‘The language of the Fulani is known as Fulfulde.’
    • ‘However, the New Testament, the Jesus Film, and Christian broadcasts are available in their native Fulfulde language.’
    • ‘Other language families include only one or two languages; the most important of these is Fulfulde spoken by the cattle rearing Fulbe people.’
    • ‘Second, for Fulfulde there are some differences regionally - some conventions in Cameroon, from where the document you forwarded came, may not be the same elsewhere.’
    • ‘The other main languages are Azayr, Fulfulde, Mande-kan, and Wolof.’
    • ‘The approximately two hundred fifty local languages include Ewondo and Bulu, Duala, the Bamiléké languages, and Fulfulde.’
    • ‘To promote literacy among rural adults, alphabets have been created for the Malinke, Bamana, Fulfulde, Songhai, and Tuareg languages.’
    • ‘She has command of Twi and Ga, two principal languages in southern Ghana, and she studied Fulfulde in France in preparation for her eighteen months of fieldwork among Fulani immigrants.’
    • ‘All dialects of Fulfulde are mutually intelligible.’
    • ‘In the kitchen we speak a combination of broken Fulfulde and French.’
    • ‘It is estimated that more than 15 million people in these territories speak Fulfulde as their first language.’