adjective or noun see Benin

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Beninese — adj. of, pertaining to, or characteristic of Benin. Beninese bronzes Syn: Benin. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Beninese — n. a native or inhabitant of Benin. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Beninese — 1. noun A person from Benin or of Beninese descent. 2. adjective Of, from, or pertaining to Benin, the Beninese people …   Wiktionary

  • Beninese — I noun a native or inhabitant of Benin • Hypernyms: ↑African • Member Holonyms: ↑Benin, ↑Republic of Benin, ↑Dahomey II adjective of or relating to or characteristic of Benin or its people …   Useful english dictionary

  • Beninese — /beuh neen eez, ees, ben euh neez , nees /, adj., n., pl. Beninese. adj. 1. of or pertaining to the republic of Benin. n. 2. a native or inhabitant of Benin. [BENIN + ESE] * * * …   Universalium

  • Beninese — n. citizen or native of Benin adj. of or pertaining to Benin or its citizens …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Beninese — [ˌbɛnɪ ni:z] noun a native or inhabitant of Benin, a country in West Africa. adjective relating to Benin or its people …   English new terms dictionary

  • Beninese hip hop — Hip hop music is a genre developed in the 1970s by African Americans in New York City. It began to spread across the world in the 80s, and became a major part of Beninese music after a 1992 concert by Senegalese French rapper MC Solaar. At that… …   Wikipedia

  • Beninese parliamentary election, 2007 — A parliamentary election was held in Benin on 31 March 2007, having been delayed from an earlier date of 25 March due to difficulties in organizing it. 26 political parties and alliances took part in the election. The 83 seats in the National… …   Wikipedia

  • Beninese presidential election, 2006 — A presidential election was held in the West African state of Benin on March 5 2006. Long time president Mathieu Kérékou was barred from running again by a two term limit and an age limit of 70 years for candidates; in July 2005 he signalled that …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”