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Mandingo

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noun Man·din·go \man-ˈdiŋ-(ˌ)gō\

Definition of Mandingo

plural Mandingo or Mandingoes or Mandingos

  1. 1 :  a member of a people of western Africa in or near the upper Niger valley

  2. 2 :  the language of the Mandingo



1623

First Known Use of mandingo

1623


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