ubuntu

EnglishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

Loanword from the Zulu and Xhosa languages.

NounEdit

ubuntu (uncountable)

  1. (South Africa) A South African ideology focusing on people's allegiances and relations with each other

TranslationsEdit


XhosaEdit

NounEdit

ubuntu class 14 (uncountable)

  1. humaneness, solidarity

ZuluEdit

EtymologyEdit

From ubu- +‎ umuntu.

NounEdit

ubuntu class 14 (uncountable)

  1. humanity, the human race
  2. humaneness, solidarity

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Last modified on 1 March 2014, at 07:55