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Swahili

Swa·hi·li

Swahili

pronunciation:
swa hi li
part of speech: noun
inflections: Swahili, Swahilis
definition 1: an African language with some Arabic roots that is used in east Africa and parts of Zaire.
definition 2: a member of the Bantu people of Zanzibar and the neighboring mainland, who originally spoke this language.