Africanist
noun Date: 1895 a specialist in African languages or cultures

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  • Africanist — [af′ri kənist] n. 1. a specialist in the study of African languages, cultures, etc. 2. an advocate of Africanism adj. of Africanism …   English World dictionary

  • Africanist — noun a) A specialist in African studies. The ANC was criticized by a number of Africanist members who accused the leadership of protecting the interests of the landlords at the expense of the tenants. b) An African nationalist; someone who… …   Wiktionary

  • Africanist — /af ri keuh nist/, n. a person who specializes in and studies the cultures or languages of Africa. [1890 95; AFRICAN + IST] * * * …   Universalium

  • Africanist — n. person who specializes in African cultures or languages; person who studies the languages or cultures of Africa …   English contemporary dictionary

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  • Africanist — Af•ri•can•ist [[t]ˈæf rɪ kə nɪst[/t]] n. a person who specializes in the cultures or languages of Africa • Etymology: 1890–95 …   From formal English to slang

  • africanist — nə̇st noun ( s) Usage: usually capitalized : a specialist in African languages or cultures …   Useful english dictionary

  • Africanist dance — noun dance genres and practices that exist in Africa and the African diaspora and have their sources in concepts or practices from Africa Although I am of European descent, I practice Africanist dance forms in the U.S., such as Hip Hop, Jazz, and …   Wiktionary

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