Burkinabe vs Burkinese - What's the difference?

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Burkinese is a synonym of burkinabe.



As nouns the difference between burkinabe and burkinese

is that burkinabe is a person from Burkina Faso or of Burkinabe descent while Burkinese is a member or descendant of the population of Burkina Faso.

As adjectives the difference between burkinabe and burkinese

is that burkinabe is of, from, or pertaining to Burkina Faso, the Burkinabe people or the Burkinabe language while Burkinese is in, of or otherwise relating to Burkina Faso, the former Upper Volta, and/or its population (not an ethnic nationality).

burkinabe

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • A person from Burkina Faso or of Burkinabe descent.
  • Adjective

    (-)
  • Of, from, or pertaining to Burkina Faso, the Burkinabe people or the Burkinabe language.
  • 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