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. June 18, 2019. Share This Story, Choose Your Platform! FacebookTwitterLinkedInRedditGoogle+TumblrPinterestVkEmail 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 Medieval Bulgaria – European history Medieval Bulgaria – European history Primates – Evolution of Monkeys and Humans Primates – Evolution of Monkeys and Humans History of Chile – South America History of Chile – South America History of Paraguay – colonization and independence History of Paraguay – colonization and independence Leave A Comment Cancel reply Comment 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.