Definition of Gullah noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈɡʌlə//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈɡʌlə//
[uncountable] Languages
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a language spoken by black people living on the coast of South Carolina, that is a combination of English and various W African languages See related entries: Languages Word Originperhaps a shortening of Angola, or from Gola, the name of an agricultural people of Liberia and Sierra Leone.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: Gullah