East African

  1. of or relating to East Africa or its inhabitants

  1. a native or inhabitant of East Africa

Words Nearby East African

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How to use East African in a sentence

  • Nor is the East African thorn-tree desert without its victims.

    The Romance of Plant Life | G. F. Scott Elliot
  • Labour and fighting troops were freely drawn upon for the Mesopotamian and East African theatres.

    England, Canada and the Great War | Louis-Georges Desjardins
  • In 1890 a subsidy of ninety thousand marks annually was granted for an East African line on a ten-years' contract.

    Manual of Ship Subsidies | Edwin M. Bacon
  • In 1901 the subvention to the East African line was increased to one million three hundred and fifty thousand marks.

    Manual of Ship Subsidies | Edwin M. Bacon
  • Nothing causes the East African colonist more genuine concern than that his guest should not have been provided with a lion.

    My African Journey | Winston Churchill