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Definition of the noun malian

What does malian mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: Malians

  1. a native or inhabitant of Mali
    • lexical domain: People - nouns denoting people
    • more generic word: African = a native or inhabitant of Africa
    • member of: French Sudan / Mali / Republic of Mali = a landlocked republic in northwestern Africa; achieved independence from France in 1960

Alternative definition of the noun malian


  1. A person from Mali or of Malian descent.

Definition of the adjective malian

What does malian mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective - degrees: -

  1. of or relating to or characteristic of Mali or its people


Malian a.k.a. Mali, officially the Republic of Mali, is a landlocked country in West Africa. Mali is the eighth largest country in Africa, with an area of just over 1,240,000 square kilometres. The population of Mali is 14.5 million. Its capital is Bamako.

  • also known as جمهورية مالي, רפובליקת מאלי, Malí, 马里共和国, French Sudan, Republic of Mali
  • founded on (54 years ago)
  • part of Africa, West Africa
  • instance of: African country / African nation = any one of the countries occupying the African continent
  • parts:
  • member: Malian = a native or inhabitant of Mali
  • read more about Mali (country)

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Malian

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Google previewPublic Islam and the Common Good (2004)

by Armando Salvatore, Dale F. Eickelman

Although this public sphere is perhaps more vibrant in urban areas, it also extends into some of the far reaches of the country where for many people to be Malian means to be Muslim. The public sphere has, if anything, helped to foster a ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Mali (2008)

by Pascal James Imperato, Gavin H. Imperato

For many years, Malian men have seasonally migrated to the employment markets of the Ivory Coast, Ghana, and Liberia. Significant numbers, especially of the Sarakolé from western ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Social Networks (2011)

by George A. Barnett

Malian culture is communal, with visiting, festivals, ceremonies, arts, and sports providing key social outlets. Malian society is comprised of a variety of geographic areas, ethnic groups, and regional cultures, with the most dominant group being ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of the Berbers (Imazighen) (2006)

by Hsain Ilahiane

Tuareg rebel leaders and the government of Mali sign a truce; Mali and Algeria to repatriate Malian Tuareg and refugees. Niger admits the existence of a Tuareg rebellion and calls for peace talks; continued Tuareg attacks and raids; truce ...

Google previewThe Palgrave Macmillan Dictionary of Women's Biography (2005)

by J. Uglow, M. Hendry

Malian singer and songwriter, whose songs integrate tradition with | 580 modernity. Traoré does not come ...

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