Luganda

noun
Lu·​gan·​da | \ lü-ˈgän-də How to pronounce Luganda (audio) , -ˈgan- How to pronounce Luganda (audio) \

Definition of Luganda

: the Bantu language of the Ganda people

First Known Use of Luganda

1889, in the meaning defined above

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“Luganda.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Luganda. Accessed 8 Mar. 2021.

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