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Noun: Nigerian  nI'jeer-ee-un
  1. A native or inhabitant of Nigeria
Adjective: Nigerian  nI'jeer-ee-un
  1. Of or relating to the people of Nigeria
    "a Nigerian novelist won the Nobel Prize for literature this year"
  2. Of or relating to Nigeria
    "the Nigerian capital used to be Lagos"

Derived forms: Nigerians

Type of: African

Part of: Federal Republic of Nigeria, Nigeria

Encyclopedia: Nigerian