Lozi

noun Lo·zi \ ˈlōzē \

Definition of Lozi

plural Lozi or Lozis
1 a :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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