LugandaEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Bantu *mʊ̀ntʊ̀.

NounEdit

omuntu (class 1, plural abantu)

  1. human; man (as opposed to being an animal)

Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit

  • omusajja (man, as opposed to being a woman)

ReferencesEdit

The Essentials of Luganda, J. D. Chesswas, 4th edition. Oxford University Press: Nairobi. 1967, p. 14.