Creole

Double click on any word to get a popup explanation of the word and sample sentences
Dictionary | Wikipedia | Synonyms | News

Creole Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • a mother tongue that originates from contact between two languages
  • a person descended from French ancestors in southern United States (especially Louisiana)
  • a person of European descent born in the West Indies or Latin America
  • of or relating to or characteristic of native-born persons of French descent in Louisiana; "Creole cooking"
  • of or relating to a language that arises from contact between two other languages and has features of both; "Creole grammars"

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • a person of European descent born in the West Indies or Latin America ,
  • a person descended from French ancestors in southern United States (especially Louisiana) ,
  • a mother tongue that originates from contact between two languages

Would you like to add your own explaination to this word 'Creole'?

Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Creole'


  • Creole: Creole may refer to: Creole language, a language that originated as a mixed language List of creole languages, a list of these languages Creole peoples
  • Creole language: with Louisiana Creole French or other French-based creole languages. For the computer markup language, see Creole (markup). A creole language is a
  • Creole peoples: The term Creole and its cognates in other languages — such as crioulo, criollo, creolo, créole, kriolu, criol, kreyol, kreol, kriol, krio, etc. — have
  • Grenadian Creole: Grenadian Creole is either of two Creole languages spoken in Grenada, Grenadian Creole English and Grenadian Creole French. Grenadian Creole English is
  • Seychellois Creole: Seychellois Creole, also known as kreol or seselwa, is the French-based creole language of the Seychelles. It shares official language status with English
  • Réunion Creole: Réunion Creole or Reunionese Creole (Réunion creole: kréol rénioné, French: créole réunionnais) is a creole language spoken on Réunion. It is derived
  • Antillean Creole French: Antillean Creole is a French-based creole, which is primarily spoken in the Lesser Antilles. Its grammar and vocabulary include elements of Carib and
  • Lanc-Patuá creole: Lanc-Patuá is a creole language spoken in the state of Amapá in Brazil, primarily now around the capital, Macapá. It is a French-based creole language, spoken
  • Haitian Creole: Haitian Creole (/ˈheɪʃən ˈkriːoʊl/; Haitian Creole: kreyòl, Haitian Creole pronunciation: [kɣejɔl]; French: créole haïtien) is a French-based creole language
  • Anguillian Creole: Anguillan Creole is a dialect of Leeward Caribbean Creole English spoken in Anguilla, an island and British Overseas Territory in the Caribbean. Although

Creole Sample Sentences in News



Want to be famous? Add your definition to the meaning of 'Creole'


Search for more meaning of 'Creole' on the web