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mbaqanga

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noun mba·qan·ga \ˌu̇m-bä-ˈkäŋ-gä\

Definition of mbaqanga

  1. :  a South African dance music that combines traditional elements (as chanting and drumming) with elements of modern music (as jazz)



Origin and Etymology of mbaqanga

Zulu umbaqanga, literally, steamed cornmeal bread


First Known Use: 1987


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