Meaning of Maninka in English:

Maninka

Pronunciation /ˈmanɪŋkə/

noun

(also Meninka)
  • Especially in Guinea: a prestige variety of the Manding language.

    Maninka differs only slightly from the varieties known as Mandinka and Malinke in other areas.

Origin

1960s. From Manding (Mali and Bambara (Bamana) dialects) Maniŋka, variant of Mandiŋka.