Pronunciation: (fOO'lä-nē, foo-lä'-),[key] —n., —pl.-nis,(esp. collectively)-nifor 1. 1. Also,Fulah.a member of a pastoral and nomadic people of mixed African and Mediterranean ancestry, scattered through W Africa from Senegal to Cameroon.
2. the language of the Fulani, a Niger-Congo language closely related to Wolof. Also,Ful,Fula,Peul.