Ngoni

noun Ngo·ni \ əŋˈgōnē \
variants: or Nguni \-günē\

Definition of Ngoni

plural Ngoni or Ngonis or Nguni or Ngunis
1 a :a prominent people of the region of Lake Nyasa in south central Africa
b :a member of such people
2 a :a group of closely related Bantu languages consisting of Zulu, Xhosa, and Swazi
b :a dialect of Zulu more or less mixed with adjoining languages spoken in Nyasaland and Tanganyika

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