el africano
-the African
See the entry for africano.


An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (related to Africa)
a. African
En la actualidad, ningún país europeo tiene colonias en el continente africano.Nowadays, no European country has colonies in the African continent.
2. (of African origin)
a. African
Mi primo es europeo y africano porque nació en Ceuta, que es una ciudad española en África.My cousin is European and African because he was born in Ceuta, which is a Spanish city in Africa.
This means that the noun can be masculine or feminine, depending on the gender of person it refers to (e.g. el doctor, la doctora).
masculine or feminine noun
3. (person from Africa)
a. African
Nelson Mandela luchó por la igualdad de derechos de los africanos.Nelson Mandela fought for equal rights for Africans.
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. African
africano occidentalWest African
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africanoa africana
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