Entry from British & World English dictionary
Definition of baraza in English:
(In East Africa) a public meeting place.
- Before the fence was constructed, we set up barazas to educate people on the purpose of the fence.
- On the first floor there is a large airy double bedroom with a balcony and seating and extra barazas for sleeping.
- From the narrow streets of Stone Town to the barazas of N'gambo and throughout the villages this was the only topic of conversation as the island rapidly acquired the atmosphere of mourning.
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.