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kwanza

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noun, kwan·za \ˈkwän-zə\

Definition of kwanza

plural kwanzas or kwanza

  1. — see money table



Origin of kwanza

Kwanza (Cuanza), river in Angola


First Known Use: 1978

Rhymes with kwanza


Kwanza

geographical name kwan·za

Definition of Kwanza

  1. — see cuanza




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