from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A South Central Niger-Congo language spoken in parts of Ghana and Côte d'Ivoire whose two main varieties are Fante and Twi.
  • n. A member of a people of Ghana and Côte d'Ivoire, including the Fante and the Twi.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Of or pertaining to the Akan people.
  • adj. Of or pertaining to the Akan language and other related languages.
  • proper n. A people who inhabit Ghana and Côte d'Ivoire.
  • proper n. The Niger-Congo language spoken by these people.
  • proper n. A group of languages spoken in Ghana.
  • proper n. A volcano in Hokkaido, Japan.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a Kwa language spoken in Ghana and the Ivory Coast


Sorry, no etymologies found.



Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.