mwenge

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Luganda omwenge.

Noun[edit]

mwenge (uncountable)

  1. An alcoholic drink of Uganda, made with fermented bananas and sorghum.

Bemba[edit]

Noun[edit]

mwenge class 3

  1. A species of tree, Diplorhynchus mossambicensis.

Maore Comorian[edit]

Noun[edit]

mwenge class 3 (plural menge class 4)

  1. electricity
  2. light

References[edit]

  • mwenge” in Outils & Ressources pour l'Exploitation de la Langue Comorienne, 2008.

Pohnpeian[edit]

Noun[edit]

mwenge

  1. food

Swahili[edit]

Noun[edit]

mwenge (m-mi class, plural mienge)

  1. (flaming) torch, firebrand