Cameroonian

noun
Cam·​er·​oo·​nian | \ ˌka-mə-ˈrü-nē-ən How to pronounce Cameroonian (audio) , -nyən \

Definition of Cameroonian

1 : a native or inhabitant of Cameroon
2 : a native or inhabitant of the Cameroons

Other Words from Cameroonian

Cameroonian adjective

First Known Use of Cameroonian

1935, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More About Cameroonian

Time Traveler for Cameroonian

Time Traveler

The first known use of Cameroonian was in 1935

See more words from the same year

Statistics for Cameroonian

Cite this Entry

“Cameroonian.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Cameroonian. Accessed 23 Jun. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Return of Name that Color!

  • a light greenish blue color
  • Name that color:
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Typeshift

Anagram puzzles meet word search.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!