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Twi

[ chwee, chee, twee ]
/ tʃwi, tʃi, twi /
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noun
a Kwa language spoken in Ghana that is mutually intelligible with Fanti.
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Also Tshi [chwee, chee] /tʃwi, tʃi/ .

Other definitions for Twi (2 of 2)

twi-

a combining form meaning “two,” “twice”: twibill.

Origin of twi-

Middle English, Old English; cognate with German zwie- (Old High German zwi-), Latin bi-,Greek di-.See two
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British Dictionary definitions for Twi

Twi
/ (twiː) /

noun
a language of S Ghana: one of the two chief dialects of AkanFormerly called: Ashanti Compare Fanti
plural Twi or Twis a member of the Negroid people who speak this language
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