African vs Burkinese - What's the difference?

african | burkinese | Hypernyms |

African is a hypernym of burkinese.


As adjectives the difference between african and burkinese

is that african is african while burkinese is burkinese.

african

English

Alternative forms

* Afric

Adjective

(-)
  • Of or pertaining to Africa.
  • Derived terms

    * African elephant * African hemp * African marigold * African oak * African penguin * African teak * African violet * North African * South African

    Hyponyms

    * Maghrebi * Congolese * Ethiopian * Ugandan * Zimbabwean * Mozambican

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A native of Africa; also one ethnologically belonging to an African race.
  • * 2007 , African Immigrant Religions in America (ISBN 0814762409):
  • Africans constitute significantly growing populations not only in major urban centers such as New York, Washington, D.C., Chicago, Los Angeles, Houston, and Atlanta but also in small and midsize cities in states such as Ohio and Maine.

    Hyponyms

    * sub-Saharan, Maghrebi

    Derived terms

    * Africanism

    Anagrams

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    burkinese

    English

    Adjective

    (-)
  • In, of or otherwise relating to Burkina Faso, the former Upper Volta, and/or its population (not an ethnic nationality).
  • Synonyms

    * Burkinabe

    Noun

  • A member or descendant of the population of Burkina Faso.
  • Hypernyms

    *sub-Saharan, African

    Synonyms

    * Burkinabe