Venda

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noun Ven·da \ˈven-də\

Definition of Venda

  1. :  a Bantu language spoken by a people of Northern province, Republic of South Africa; also :  a member of this people

Origin and Etymology of venda

borrowed from Venda -ven{ducirc}a, a self-designation (in Vhaven{ducirc}a “the Venda people,” Tshiven{ducirc}a “the Venda language”)


First Known Use: 1908


Venda

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geographical name Ven·da \ˈven-də\

Definition of Venda

  1. former enclave in the Republic of South Africa set aside for black people as part of a government policy of racial segregation Venda was nominally granted independence in 1979 with Thohoyandu as its capital but was reincorporated into South Africa in 1994.


Learn More about venda

  1. Spanish Central: Translation of Venda Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about Venda


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