Yoruba – African Language People who lived in West Africa were known as the Bantu. They spoke several languages that were related to each other. One of these languages was Yoruba. Xhosa !Kung Swahili Yoruba African languages and literature Ancient Africa Quatr.us home By Karen Carr|2017-05-23T16:27:58-07:00May 18th, 2017|Africa, History, Literature|0 Comments Cite this page: Carr, K.E. Yoruba – African Language. Quatr.us Study Guides, May 18, 2017. Web. November 15, 2019. Share This Story, Choose Your Platform! FacebookTwitterLinkedInRedditTumblrPinterestVkEmail About the Author: Karen Carr Dr. Karen Carr is Associate Professor Emerita, Department of History, Portland State University. She holds a doctorate in Classical Art and Archaeology from the University of Michigan. Follow her on Instagram, Pinterest, or Facebook, or buy her book, Vandals to Visigoths. Related Posts Impeachment and the Epic of Gilgamesh Impeachment and the Epic of Gilgamesh Neptune discovered – on this day Neptune discovered – on this day Climate strike today Climate strike today Racism and Anglo-Saxonists Racism and Anglo-Saxonists Scarcity and the Iliad Scarcity and the Iliad Leave A Comment Cancel replyComment Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.