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Definitions and Synonyms of creole | Another word for creole | What is creole?

Definition 1: a mother tongue that originates from contact between two languages - [noun denoting communication]

(creole is a kind of ...) a human written or spoken language used by a community; opposed to e.g. a computer language

(... is a kind of creole ) a creole language spoken by most Haitians; based on French and various African languages

Definition 2: a person descended from French ancestors in southern United States (especially Louisiana) - [noun denoting person]

(creole is a kind of ...) a native or inhabitant of the United States

Definition 3: a person of European descent born in the West Indies or Latin America - [noun denoting person]

(creole is a kind of ...) a native or inhabitant of a North American or Central American or South American country

Definition 4: of or relating to or characteristic of native-born persons of French descent in Louisiana - [adjective denoting pert]

Samples where creole or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Creole cooking

Definition 5: of or relating to a language that arises from contact between two other languages and has features of both - [adjective denoting pert]

Samples where creole or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Creole grammars

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