Burkinabe

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Etymology[edit]

Moore burkina (honest) + Fula -ɓe (plural ending for a people noun), coined by Thomas Sankara.

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Burkinabe (plural Burkinabes)

  1. A person from Burkina Faso or of Burkinabe descent.

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Burkinabe (not comparable)

  1. Of, from, or pertaining to Burkina Faso, the Burkinabe people or the Burkinabe language.

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