Definition of Fula in English:

Fula

noun

  • The Benue-Congo 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. Also called Ful, Fulani.

    Fulani
    • ‘News is broadcast in English and the major Gambian languages (Mandinka, Wolof, Fula, Jola, and Serahuli).’
    • ‘The most common are translations from Fula to English and translations from English to Fula.’
    • ‘The four languages you do sing in on your albums include Malenke, Sousou, Foulah and French right?’
    • ‘The currency used is the dalasi with an official language being English and seven local languages namely Mandinka, Wollof, Fula, Jola, Sarahule, Serere, Manjango.’

Pronunciation:

Fula

/ˈfo͞olə/