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African print fabric is known by various names depending on the region and cultural context. Some common names for African print fabric include:
1. Ankara
2. African wax print
3. Dutch wax print
4. Kitenge
5. Chitenge
6. Kente cloth (although it refers specifically to a type of woven fabric)
7. Dashiki print
8. Adire (a type of tie-dye fabric from Nigeria)
9. Bogolanfini (also known as mud cloth, a hand-dyed fabric from Mali)
10. Shweshwe (a printed cotton fabric from South Africa)
These fabrics are characterized by vibrant colors, bold patterns, and cultural significance, and are widely used for traditional clothing, accessories, and home decor in various African countries.