Gullah

noun Gul·lah \ ˈgə-lə \

Definition of Gullah

1 : a member of a group of blacks inhabiting the sea islands and coastal districts of South Carolina, Georgia, and northeastern Florida
2 : an English-based creole spoken by the Gullahs that is marked by vocabulary and grammatical elements from various African languages

First Known Use of gullah

1822

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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