Harari

noun

Ha·​ra·​ri
həˈrärē
plural Harari or Hararis
1
a
: a people of eastern Ethiopia now mixed with the Somali but originally Himyaritic Semites
b
: a member of such people
2
: a Semitic language of the Harari people

Word History

Etymology

from Harar, region of Ethiopia

Love words?

You must — there are over 200,000 words in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that’s only in the Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary.

Start your free trial today and get unlimited access to America's largest dictionary, with:

  • More than 250,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
  • Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
  • Advanced search features
  • Ad free!

Dictionary Entries Near Harari

Cite this Entry

“Harari.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Harari. Accessed 14 Apr. 2024.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

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