/ (əmˈzʊŋɡuː) /
East African a White person
Word Origin for mzungu
C20: from Swahili
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Examples from the Web for mzungu
Mzungu [foreign] wives were still rare, and in general only those of advanced education and means could claim such a trophy.
He accepted the letter, and put it into his mzungu—the tin box I had given him.The Discovery of the Source of the Nile|John Hanning Speke