Lozi

noun
Lo·​zi | \ ˈlōzē \
plural Lozi or Lozis

Definition of Lozi

1a : a Bantu-speaking people in Northern Rhodesia known for their woodcarving

called also Barotse

b : a member of such people
2 : a Bantu language of the Lozi people that is closely related to Sotho and is used as a lingua franca in Barotseland

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“Lozi.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Lozi. Accessed 1 Dec. 2020.

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