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Noun1.Fulah - a member of a pastoral and nomadic people of western AfricaFulah - a member of a pastoral and nomadic people of western Africa; they are traditionally cattle herders of Muslim faith
African - a native or inhabitant of Africa
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23) Although it is not known how much knowledge Brown had of the burial practices of the Akan and followers of Islam, he does discuss African rituals of the "Jalof, Fulah, and Mandingo" as well as the funeral ceremony among the "Borers" in his work, The Rising Son; or, The Antecedents and Advancement of the Colored Race" (367).
He also found it professionally advantageous to masquerade as an African, so he fabricated a colorful story about his ancestry, claiming that his father was an exiled Christian Fulah prince from Senegal; some of the publicity material he circulated stated that he himself had been born in Senegal and had lived the first eight years of his life as an outcast there.