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  1. So·ma·li
    IPA[səˈmälē]
  2. n. noun

    • 1. a member of a mainly Muslim people of Somalia.

    • 2. the Cushitic language that is the official language of Somalia, also spoken in Djibouti and parts of Kenya and Ethiopia.

    • 3. a native or inhabitant of Somalia.

    adjective

    • 1. of or relating to Somalia, the Somalis, or their language.

  3. Variation

    • n.: noun: Somali, plural noun: Somali

    • n. noun

      a member of a Somali people living in Djibouti.
    • adjective

      of or relating to the Issa.
    • n. noun

      a member of a people living in Djibouti, Eritrea, and Ethiopia.

      the Cushitic language of the Afar.

    • noun

      a member of a mainly Muslim people of Somalia.

      the Cushitic language of the Somalis, the official language of Somalia, also spoken in Djibouti and parts of Kenya and Ethiopia, and having over 6 million speakers.

    • adjective

      relating to Somalia, the Somalis, or their language.
    • noun

      a member of a people living in Djibouti and NE Ethiopia.

      the Cushitic language of the Afar, with about 700,000 speakers.

    • noun

      a member of a Somali people living in the Republic of Djibouti.
    • adjective

      relating to the Issa.
    • a long low-lying desert region of NE Ethiopia and northern Djibouti, between the Red Sea and the Great Rift Valley.
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