Hausa definition by Webster's New World
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Hausa definition by American Heritage Dictionary
noun pl. Hausa Hausa or Hau·sas
- A member of a predominantly Muslim people inhabiting northern Nigeria and southern Niger.
- A Chadic language spoken by the Hausa, widely used as a trade language in West Africa.
Origin: Hausa háusáawáa, pl. of bàháušè, a Hausa.
Variant of Hausa