Masai: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (mu-sī'), [key]
— pl. -sais, -sai.
  1. a member of an African people inhabiting the highlands of Kenya and Tanzania and having a largely pastoral economy and a society based on the patrilineal clan.
  2. the Nilotic language of the Masai.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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