Basotho

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noun Ba·so·tho \bä-ˈsō-ˌtō, -ˈsü-ˌtü\

Definition of Basotho

plural

Basotho

also

Basothos

  1. :  a Bantu-speaking people of Lesotho; also :  a member of this people

Origin and Etymology of basotho

Sotho, plural of Mosotho Basotho person, from mo-, class prefix + -sotho, perhaps alteration of motho human being


First Known Use: 1895


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