Meaning of Zanzibari in English:


Pronunciation /ˌzanzɪˈbɑːri/


  • Relating to or characteristic of the island of Zanzibar or its inhabitants.

    ‘the island's chef cooks up Zanzibari cuisine’
    • ‘One of the best places in Stone Town to sample Zanzibari seafood is at the night market close to the old town walls.’
    • ‘The crowd was transfixed for the entire hour of the show as a variety of acts moved effortlessly in and out of routine through fantastic choreography and music from a Zanzibari six piece band.’
    • ‘It is an old palace with an exceptional rooftop restaurant, where we sat on cushions on the floor and ate course after course of delicious Zanzibari delicacies.’


  • A native or inhabitant of the island of Zanzibar.

    ‘they asked every Zanzibari to give their opinions’
    • ‘Many Zanzibaris are farmers cultivating on a small scale, and cassava is their favorite crop, although rice is also consumed in large quantities.’
    • ‘Often, Zanzibaris still prefer sitting outside and watching the world go by to watching TV.’
    • ‘He asked Zanzibaris and investors to spare no plans and ideas which may help to boost tourism in Zanzibar.’