Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

Fula

noun, Fu·la \ˈfü-lə\

Definition of Fula

plural Fula or Fulas or Fulah or Fulahs

  1. 1 :  a member of a mainly pastoral African people dispersed over savanna and desert from Senegal to eastern Sudan

  2. 2 :  the language of the Fula people



1799

First Known Use of fula

1799

Variants of fula

or Fulah play \ˈfü-lə\

Rhymes with fula


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up Fula? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a timid, meek, or unassertive person

Get Word of the Day daily email!