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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 Nigeria
    "the Nigerian capital used to be Lagos"
  2. Of or relating to the people of Nigeria
    "a Nigerian novelist won the Nobel Prize for literature this year"

Derived forms: Nigerians

Type of: African

Part of: Federal Republic of Nigeria, Nigeria

Encyclopedia: Nigerian