mganga

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Swahili.

Noun[edit]

mganga (plural mgangas or waganga)

  1. An African witch doctor.

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Swahili[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Bantu *mʊ̀gàngà. Compare Kongo nganga (witch doctor).

Noun[edit]

mganga (m-wa class, plural waganga)

  1. native doctor; a person who uses African medicinal traditions

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