- a member of a people living in Rwanda and the E Democratic Republic of the Congo.
- Also called Kinyarwanda. the Bantu language of the Ruandas, closely related to Rundi, spoken in the Democratic Republic of the Congo and by virtually the entire population of Rwanda.
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Direct north of Urundi is Ruanda; also a very large country.How I Found Livingstone
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Mohammed, the brother of Tippu-Tib, has tried to penetrate Ruanda with 600 guns, and failed.