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  1. Sir Se·ret·se [suh-ret-sey] /səˈrɛt seɪ/, 1921–80, Botswanan political leader: president 1966–80.
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Historical Examples of khama

  • The main object of Khama's life and rule has been to keep his people from intoxicants.

    Impressions of South Africa

    James Bryce

  • The next stage in the journey is marked by Palapshwye, Khama's capital.

  • Unlike every other native governor in Africa, Khama was unselfish.

    Stanley in Africa

    James P. Boyd

  • When the train stopped at Mahalapye we entered what is known as Khama's country.

  • Two mornings later the Boer envoys returned from interviewing Khama.

British Dictionary definitions for khama


  1. Sir Seretse (səˈrɛtsɪ). 1921–80, Botswana statesman; the first president of Botswana (1966–80)
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