Dictionary.com

Tswana

[ tswah-nuh, swah- ]
/ ˈtswɑ nə, ˈswɑ- /
Save This Word!

noun, plural Tswa·nas, (especially collectively) Tswa·na.
a member of a numerous people of Botswana and neighboring parts of South Africa.
the language of the Tswana, a Bantu language.
QUIZ
ARE YOU A TRUE BLUE CHAMPION OF THESE "BLUE" SYNONYMS?
We could talk until we're blue in the face about this quiz on words for the color "blue," but we think you should take the quiz and find out if you're a whiz at these colorful terms.
Question 1 of 8
Which of the following words describes “sky blue”?
Meet Grammar CoachWrite or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing
Meet Grammar CoachImprove Your Writing
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2021

British Dictionary definitions for Tswana

Tswana
/ (ˈtswɑːnə) /

noun
plural -na or -nas a member of a mixed Negroid and Bushman people of the Sotho group of southern Africa, living chiefly in Botswana
the language of this people, belonging to the Bantu group of the Niger-Congo family: the principal language of Botswana
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
FEEDBACK