noun Ka·byle \kə-ˈbī(-ə)l\

Definition of Kabyle

  1. 1 :  a member of a Berber people living in the mountainous coastal area east of Algiers

  2. 2 :  the Berber language of the Kabyles

Origin and Etymology of kabyle

Arabic qabā'il, plural of qabīla tribe

First Known Use: 1738

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