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noun (1)

variants or goor
plural -s


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plural -s
: a branch of the Niger-Congo language family including Mossi, Dagomba, Senufo, Bariba, Gurma, and Gurunsi centered in the upper Volta river valley in Ghana and the Upper Volta territory, West Africa

called also Mossi-Gurunsi, Voltaic

Word History


Noun (1)

Hindi guṛ coarse sugar, molasses, from Sanskrit guḍa

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“Gur.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Apr. 2024.

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