Congolese

[kong-guh-leez, -lees]
noun, plural Con·go·lese.
  1. an inhabitant or native of the People's Republic of the Congo or of the Congo region.

Origin of Congolese

1895–1900; < French congolais, irregular formation; see -ese
Related formspro-Con·go·lese, adjective, noun, plural pro·-Con·go·lese.
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Congolese

adjective
  1. of or relating to the Republic of the Congo or the Democratic Republic of the Congo or their inhabitants
noun
  1. a native or inhabitant of the Republic of the Congo or the Democratic Republic of the Congo
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