Semi-Bantu

noun

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: a group of African languages sharing certain characteristics of the Bantu languages but excluded from them
used sometimes of the Central Branch of the Niger-Congo family exclusive of Bantu and sometimes of all west African languages with noun classes marked by prefixes

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“Semi-Bantu.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Semi-Bantu. Accessed 29 Nov. 2023.

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