Meaning of Kikuyu
Pronunciation: (ki-k'y), [key]
— pl. -yus, -yu.
- a member of an indigenous people of Kenya having an agricultural economy and notable as being the originators of the Mau Mau.
- the language of the Kikuyu, a Bantu language.
- (usually l.c.) Also calleda grass, Pennisetum clandestinum, native to southern Africa, sometimes used in warm climates for lawns or as pasturage.