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Baganda Line breaks: Ba|ganda
Pronunciation: /bəˈɡandə/

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.


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Relating to the Baganda or their language.


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

Words that rhyme with Baganda

Amanda, Aranda, Banda, brander, candour (US candor), coriander, dander, expander, gander, germander, goosander, jacaranda, Leander, Luanda, Lysander, meander, memoranda, Menander, Miranda, oleander, panda, pander, pasanda, philander, propaganda, Rwanda, sander, Skanda, stander, Uganda, understander, Vanda, veranda, withstander, zander
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