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skebenga

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Pronunciation: /skəˈbɛŋɡə
 
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Definition of skebenga in English:

noun

South African
A gangster; a bandit.
Example sentences
  • The idea of spending a night or two in an overcrowded communal cell of 40 to 60 hardened local skebengas will be far too bitter to stomach.

Origin

from Zulu isigebengu 'bandit, plunderer'.

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