omwana

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Kabwa[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Bantu *mʊ̀jánà.

Noun[edit]

omwana (plural abhaana)

  1. child

References[edit]

  • Philipo, Nyamisana Hamis; Walker, John B. (2016) "Kabwa - Swahili - English Dictionary."[1], SIL International

Luganda[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Bantu *mʊ̀jánà.

Noun[edit]

omwana (class 1, plural abaana)

  1. child

References[edit]

The Essentials of Luganda, J. D. Chesswas, 4th edition. Oxford University Press: Nairobi. 1967, p. 15.


Nyankole[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Bantu *mʊ̀jánà.

Noun[edit]

omwana

  1. baby
  2. child