noun, plural Somalis (especially collectively) Somali.
a member of a Hamitic population showing an admixture of Arab, black, and other ancestry, and dwelling in Somalia and adjacent regions.
the Cushitic language of the Somali.
of or relating to Somalia,its people, or their language.
(pl) -lis, -li. a member of a tall dark-skinned people inhabiting Somalia
the language of this people, belonging to the Cushitic subfamily of the Afro-Asiatic family of languages
of, relating to, or characteristic of Somalia, the Somalis, or their language
noun 1. an independent republic on the E coast of Africa, formed from the former British Somaliland and the former Italian Somaliland. 246,198 sq. mi. (637,653 sq. km). Capital: Mogadishu. adjective 1. of or relating to Somalia or its inhabitants noun 2. a native or inhabitant of Somalia noun 1. a republic in NE Africa, […]
- Somali cat
noun 1. a breed of cat with medium-length silky hair, large ears, and a bushy tail
noun 1. a current of the Indian Ocean, flowing northward along the coast of Somalia in summer and southwestward the rest of the year.
noun 1. a coastal region in E Africa, including Djibouti, Somalia, and the Ogaden part of Ethiopia. noun 1. a former region of E Africa, between the equator and the Gulf of Aden: includes Somalia, Djibouti, and SE Ethiopia