Bechuana

[ bech-oo-ah-nuh, bek-yoo- ]

noun,plural Bech·u·a·nas, (especially collectively) Bech·u·a·na.

Origin of Bechuana

1
First recorded in 1795–1805

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British Dictionary definitions for Bechuana

Bechuana

/ (bɛˈtʃwɑːnə, ˌbɛtʃʊˈɑːnə, ˌbɛkjʊ-) /


nounplural -na or -nas
  1. a former name for Tswana

  2. a former name for a member of the Bantu people of Botswana

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