Tusi

noun
Tu·​si
variants: or less commonly Tussi \ ˈtüsē , -​si \ or Tutsi \ ˈtüts-​ How to pronounce Tusi (audio) \
plural Tusi or Tusis also Tussi or Tussis or Tutsi or Tutsis

Definition of Tusi

: the ruling and cattle-owning class of the Rundi in Urundi in East Africa who presumably are cognate with the Hima people northward and whose extreme average height suggests an affinity with the Nilotes

called also Watusi

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“Tusi.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Tusi. Accessed 5 Jul. 2022.

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