Africana

plural noun
Af·​ri·​ca·​na | \ ˌa-fri-ˈka-nə How to pronounce Africana (audio) , -ˈkä- How to pronounce Africana (audio) , -ˈkā- also ˌä- \

Definition of Africana

: materials (such as books, documents, or artifacts) relating to African history and culture

First Known Use of Africana

1893, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Africana

africa + -ana

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“Africana.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Africana. Accessed 31 May. 2020.

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