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Baganda

Line breaks: Ba|ganda
Pronunciation: /bəˈɡandə
 
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Definition of Baganda in English:

plural noun (singular Muganda)

An African people of the kingdom of Buganda, now forming part of Uganda.
Example sentences
  • A Muganda passes through the stages of omwana, omuvubuka, and omusajja or omukazi (man, woman).
  • Kingdoms of the Baganda, Bunyoro, Toro, Ankole, and Busoga peoples emerged, and they remained strong from the fourteenth century until the nineteenth century.
  • The most prominent indigenous clothing is found in southern Uganda among the Baganda.

adjective

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Relating to the Baganda or their language.

Origin

a local name; compare with Kiswahili Waganda, Ganda, Luganda, Muganda.

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