Definition of Dagbani in US English:

Dagbani

(also Dagbanli, Dagbane, Dagbone)

noun

  • A language of north-eastern Ghana, belonging to the Gur branch of the Niger-Congo family. Also occasionally: a member of the people who speak this language.

adjective

  • Of or designating this language or its speakers.

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in Journal African Society. From Dagbani Dagbani, Dagbanli.