Meaning of Niger-Congo
Pronunciation: (nī'jur-kong'gō), [key]
- a subfamily of Niger-Kordofanian, that comprises a large number of languages of Africa, as Ewe, Ibo, Yoruba, and the Bantu languages, spoken in nearly all of the equatorial forest region and in much of southern Africa.
- of, belonging to, or constituting Niger-Congo.
- Niger-Congo (Thesaurus)