AskDefine | Define Akan

Dictionary Definition

Akan n : a Kwa language spoken in Ghana and the Ivory Coast

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see akan



  1. Of or pertaining to the Akan people.
  2. Of or pertaining to the Akan language and other related languages.

Proper noun

  1. A people who inhabit Ghana and Côte d'Ivoire.
  2. The Niger-Congo language spoken by these people.
  3. A group of languages spoken in Ghana.
  4. A volcano in Hokkaido, Japan.

Derived terms



Extensive Definition

Akan may be:
Akan in Spanish: Akan
Akan in Dutch: Akan
Akan in Polish: Akan (ujednoznacznienie)
Akan in Portuguese: Akan
Akan in Serbo-Croatian: Akan
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