Angolese

noun
An·​go·​lese | \ ¦aŋgōˌlēz, ¦aiŋ-, -gə-, -ēs \
plural Angolese

Definition of Angolese

1 : a member of any of the Bantu peoples of Angola
2 : the Bantu language of the Angolese people

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First Known Use of Angolese

1804, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for Angolese

Angola, Africa + English -ese

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Cite this Entry

“Angolese.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Angolese. Accessed 12 December 2019.

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