bwana

noun
bwa·​na | \ ˈbwä-nə How to pronounce bwana (audio) \

Definition of bwana

First Known Use of bwana

1874, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for bwana

Swahili, from Arabic abūna our father

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“Bwana.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bwana. Accessed 29 Jun. 2022.

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