noun \ˈgan-də, ˈgän-\
plural Ganda or Gandas

Definition of GANDA

:  a member of a Bantu-speaking people of Uganda
:  luganda

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noun    (Concise Encyclopedia)

People of southern Uganda. They speak Luganda, a Bantu language of the Benue-Congo group. Numbering 3.7 million, the Ganda are Uganda's largest ethnic group. Traditionally hoe cultivators, they also grow cotton and coffee for export and keep livestock. In the 19th century the Ganda developed the centralized state known as Buganda.

Variants of GANDA

Ganda or Baganda


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