noun Bem·ba \ˈbem-bə\
plural Bemba or Bembas

Definition of BEMBA

:  a member of a primarily agricultural Bantu-speaking people of northeastern Zambia
:  a Bantu language of the Bemba people

Origin of BEMBA

Bemba, stem of ulúbembá, a self-designation
First Known Use: 1940


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