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Rwanda

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From Rwanda-Rundi u Rwanda from the archaic verb -anda (to expand). Compare Zulu anda (to multiply).

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  • (UK) IPA(key): /ɹuˈændə/, /ɹəˈwændə/, /ɹəˈwɒndə/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ɹuˈɑndə/, /ɹəˈwɑndə/
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Rwanda

  1. A country in East Africa.
  2. The standardized dialect of the Bantu language Rwanda-Rundi spoken in Rwanda.
    Synonym: Kinyarwanda
  3. The genocide that occurred in Rwanda in 1994.
    • 2004, Stuart Beattie, Collateral, DreamWorks Pictures:
      VINCENT: Have you ever heard of Rwanda?

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Rwanda

  1. Rwanda (a country in East Africa; capital: Kigali)

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Rwanda ?

  1. Alternative spelling of Ruanda: Rwanda (a country in East Africa)

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Rwanda f (related adjective rwandský, demonym Rwanďan)

  1. Rwanda (a country in East Africa)

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  • Rwanda in Kartotéka Novočeského lexikálního archivu
  • Rwanda in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989
  • Rwanda in Internetová jazyková příručka

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Rwanda n

  1. Rwanda (a country in East Africa)

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Rwanda m

  1. Rwanda (a country in East Africa)

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Rwanda

  1. Rwanda (a country in East Africa)

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Rwanda

  1. Rwanda (a country in East Africa)

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Rwanda f

  1. Rwanda (a country in East Africa)

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  • Rwanda in Polish dictionaries at PWN

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Rwānda class 9 (or class 11)

  1. Rwanda (a country in East Africa)

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Rwanda

  1. Rwanda (a country in East Africa)

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Rwanda n (genitive Rwandas)

  1. Rwanda (a country in East Africa)

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Rwanda f (not mutable)

  1. Rwanda (a country in East Africa)

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