A large West African ethnic group, speakers of the Mende language, living primarily in Sierra Leone and Liberia. (noun)
The language of the Mende people. (noun)
Of, from, or pertaining to the Mende people. (adjective)
Of or pertaining to the Mende language. (adjective)
Examples of word Mende
Literacy: age 15 and over can read and write in English, Mende,
Its other noted mountains were Pentel'icus (sometimes called Mende'li), so celebrated for its quarries of beautiful marble, and Hymet'tus, celebrated for its excellent honey, and the broad belt of flowers at its base, which scented the air with their delicious perfume.
"Mende," they grunted to us and then, without ceremony, began examining us critically.
Information minister Lambert Mende says President Kabila and his family were safe and unharmed during the attack that sparked a clash that killed at least seven people.
Mende says presidential guards stopped the attackers at a roadblock and killed seven of them, while taking others prisoner.