[ men-dee ]
/ ˈmɛn di /
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noun, plural Men·des, (especially collectively) Men·de for 1.
a member of a people living in Sierra Leone and Liberia.
a Niger-Congo language of the Mande branch spoken by the Mende people.
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Words nearby Mende
Mencken, Mencken, H. L., mend, mendacious, mendacity, Mende, Mendel, Mendeleev, Mendeleev, Dmitri, mendelevium, Mendeleyev
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How to use Mende in a sentence
The women were sent to Mende to be immured in convents, and the men were imprisoned in the archpriest's dungeons.The Huguenots in France|Samuel Smiles.
Abundance of excursions are to be made from Mende, and the prices of hotels are very moderate.The Roof of France|Matilda Betham-Edwards
"Mende," they grunted to us and then, without ceremony, began examining us critically.Beasts, Men and Gods|Ferdinand Ossendowski
Railway then took me to Mende, an exceedingly beautiful place, and afterwards to Rodez.The Story of My Life, volumes 4-6|Augustus J. C. Hare
Such were the movements of the town of Mende, when the troops entered the place.History of the Girondists, Volume I|Alphonse de Lamartine