Creole

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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

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Creole'


  • Creole: Creole may refer to: Creole language, a stable, full-fledged language that originated from a mixture of two or more languages List of creole languages
  • Réunion Creole: Réunion Creole or Reunionese Creole (réunion creole: kréol réyoné, French: créole réunionnais) is a creole language spoken on Réunion. It is derived mainly
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • San Andrés–Providencia Creole: San Andrés–Providencia creole is a creole language spoken in the San Andrés and Providencia Department of Colombia by the natives (the Raizal ethnic group)
  • Tobagonian Creole: English-based creole language and the generally spoken language in Tobago. It is distinct from Trinidadian Creole and closer to other Lesser Antillean creoles. Trinidadian
  • English-based creole languages: An English-based creole language (often shortened to English creole) is a creole language derived from the English language – i.e. for which English is
  • French creole: French Creole may refer to: Language French-based creole languages, creole languages based on the French language French Guianese Creole, a French-lexified

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