Definition of Mali in English:

Mali

proper noun

  • A landlocked country in West Africa, south of Algeria, in the Sahel except for desert in the north; population 17,600,000 (estimated 2015); capital, Bamako; languages, French (official) and others mainly of the Mande group.

    Former name (until 1958) French Sudan

Pronunciation

Mali

/ˈmälē//ˈmɑli/