bassa

adjective
bas·​sa | \ ˈbä-sə \

Definition of bassa

 (Entry 1 of 2)

Bassa

noun
Bas·​sa | \ ˈbä-sə \
plural Bassa or Bassas

Definition of Bassa (Entry 2 of 2)

1a : a seafaring people of Liberia
b : a member of such people
2 : a Kwa language of the Bassa people

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History and Etymology for bassa

Adjective

Italian, feminine of basso low

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“Bassa.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bassa. Accessed 7 Mar. 2021.

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