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Makua (Oyo ruler)

Makua was an alaafin of the Oyo Empire. He ruled only for a short period in 1797.


Makua may refer to:

  • Makua (person), an alaafin of the Oyo Empire
  • Makua people, an ethnic group in Mozambique and Tanzania
  • Makhuwa language, a Bantu language spoken in Mozambique
  • Makua languages, a branch of Bantu languages

Usage examples of "makua".

Today, Makua Hale, with the fort destroyed and your home knocked down by your own people, we are equal.

Instead they watched in awe as the funeral procession formed: Makua Hale and his wife in front, intoning prayers for their beloved friend, followed by Captain Jan-ders and Dr.