Definitions for akanˈɑ kɑn

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  1. Akan(noun)

    a Kwa language spoken in Ghana and the Ivory Coast

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  1. Akan(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to the Akan people.

  2. Akan(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to the Akan language and other related languages.

  3. Akan(ProperNoun)

    A people who inhabit Ghana and Cu00F4te d'Ivoire.

  4. Akan(ProperNoun)

    The Niger-Congo language spoken by these people.

  5. Akan(ProperNoun)

    A group of languages spoken in Ghana.

  6. Akan(ProperNoun)

    A volcano in Hokkaido, Japan.

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  1. Akan

    Akan was a town located in Akan District, Kushiro Subprefecture, Hokkaidō. As of September 30, 2004 it had an estimated population of 6,518 and an area of 739.25 km². The name comes from an Ainu word meaning "Eternal" or "unchanging". On October 11, 2005 Akan, along with the town of Onbetsu, from Shirukana District, was merged into the expanded city of Kushiro.

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  1. knaa

  2. kana


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