Definition of Ngbandi in English:

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Ngbandi

Pronunciation: /(ə)ŋˈbandi/

Entry from British & World English dictionary

noun

[mass noun]
A Bantu language of the northern Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire).
Example sentences
  • Sango, the lingua franca related to Ngbandi of Adamawa Eastern, is spoken primarily in the Central African Republic, where it is widespread.
  • It is a vehicular language based on the language of the Sango tribe, belonging to the Ngbandi language cluster (including Ngbandi and Yakoma), with many French words.

Origin

The name in Ngbandi.

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