Learn how to say Mali correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.
Oxford dictionary definition of the word Mali:
a landlocked republic in West Africa: conquered by the French by 1898 and incorporated (as French Sudan) into French West Africa; became independent in 1960; settled chiefly in the basins of the Rivers Senegal and Niger in the south. Official language: French. Religion: Muslim majority, also animist. Currency: franc. Capital: Bamako. Pop: 15 968 882 (2013 est). Area: 1 248 574 sq km (482 077 sq miles) Former name (1898–1959): French Sudan
Example Sentences Including ‘Mali’
‘Anyway, I never heard of people from Mali having purple eyes.
Amanda Hemingway THE GREENSTONE GRAIL: THE SANGREAL TRILOGY ONE (2004)
By the time we reached Gao in Mali we were in a walled town laid out on a kind of a grid.
Jon Snow SHOOTING HISTORY: A PERSONAL JOURNEY (2004)
In Syria, the minimum is 56 times the average income; in Ethiopia and Yemen, it’s 17 times and in Mali , six.
GLOBE AND MAIL (2003)
Nigeria, one of England’s World Cup Group F opponents, crashed out of the African Nations Cup in Mali.
SUN, NEWS OF THE WORLD (2002)
Says Jagdish Mali , another key member of the team:’We wanted to ensure that the bike looks sleek and stylish.
BUSINESS TODAY (2001)
The Mali hitman handballed in the penalty area with minutes left of extra-time against Liverpool.
SUN, NEWS OF THE WORLD (2004)
The remaining captives were believed to have been taken to neighbouring Mali by their abductors.
EDMONTON SUN (2003)
We’re thinking of expanding north to Burkina and Mali later this year.
Robert Wilson INSTRUMENTS OF DARKNESS (2002)
`I was planning to canoe the length of the Niger river from Bamako in Mali right through to its mouth in Nigeria.
Robert Wilson A DARKENING STAIN (2002)