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See also: kikongo

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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Kongo ki- + Kongo, the prefix indicating inanimate or abstract nouns, and used to form language names. Attested in English since the late nineteenth century; Kongo appears earlier in the century.

PronunciationEdit

IPA(key): /kɪˈkɒŋɡəʊ/

Proper nounEdit

Kikongo

  1. Synonym of Kongo (language)

ReferencesEdit


SwahiliEdit

NounEdit

Kikongo (ki-vi class, no plural)

  1. Kongo language