Ekoi

noun
\ˈāˌkȯi\
plural Ekoi or Ekois

Definition of Ekoi 

1a : a people of southeastern Nigeria noted for their carved masks

b : a member of such people

2 : the language of the Ekoi people belonging to the Central branch of the Niger-Congo language family

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