fundi

1
/ (ˈfʊndiː) /

noun

East African a person skilled in repairing or maintaining machinery; mechanic

Word Origin for fundi

C20: from Swahili

British Dictionary definitions for fundi (2 of 2)

fundi2
/ (ˈfʊndiː) /

noun

Southern African an expert

Word Origin for fundi

C20: from Nguni umfindisi a teacher
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