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 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Mauritian Creole: Mauritian Creole or Morisyen (Mauritian Creole: kreol morisien) is a French-based creole language spoken in Mauritius. In addition to the French base of
  • 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
  • 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

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