noun, plural Kpel·les, (especially collectively) Kpel·le for 1.

a member of an indigenous people living mainly in Liberia.
the Mande language of the Kpelle people. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Contemporary Examples of kpelle

  • The youngest, Fata, only 12, danced around and pretended to be singing traditional songs from our ethnic tribal group, the Kpelle.

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    My Vanished Liberia

    Leymah Gbowee

    October 7, 2011

Historical Examples of kpelle