Susu

noun
Su·​su | \ ˈsü-(ˌ)sü How to pronounce Susu (audio) \
plural Susu or Susus

Definition of Susu

1 : a member of a West African people of Mali, Guinea, and the area along the northern border of Sierra Leone
2 : the Mande language of the Susu people

First Known Use of Susu

1786, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Susu.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Susu. Accessed 15 May. 2021.

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