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Bam·ba·ra

 (bäm-bä′rä)
n. pl. Bam·ba·ra or Bam·ba·ras
1. A member of a people of the upper Niger River valley.
2. The Mande language of the Bambara, used as a lingua franca in Mali.

Bambara

(bɑːmˈbɑːrə)
npl -ra or -ras
1. (Peoples) a member of a Negroid people of W Africa living chiefly in Mali and by the headwaters of the River Niger in Guinea
2. (Languages) the language of this people, belonging to the Mande branch of the Niger-Congo family

Bam•ba•ra

(bɑmˈbɑr ɑ, -ˈbɑr ə)

n., pl. -ras, (esp. collectively) -ra.
1. a member of an African people living mainly in S Mali, to the E and S of Bamako.
2. a group of dialects of the Mande language shared by the Bambara and Malinke.
Translations
Bambara
Бамбара
bamanabamanaiabamanakanbambarabaumana
bambarština
bambara
Bambara
BambaraBambara lingvo
bambara keel
bamanankanbambara
bambara
bambara
bambara
bahasa Bambara
bambara
bambara
バンバラ語
밤바라어
lingua Bambara
bambarų
bambaru valoda
Bambara
bambara
bamanabambara
bambara
bambarščina
BamanaBambaraБаманаБамбара
bambara
Kibambara
Bambara
بمبارا
tiếng Bambara
References in classic literature ?
Sent out in 1795 by the African Society of London, he got as far as Bambarra, saw the Niger, travelled five hundred miles with a slave-merchant, reconnoitred the Gambia River, and returned to England in 1797.
Middle Caicos Crab Fest - Just a short ferry ride away to this fun-filled crab celebration at Bambarra Beach on Middle Caicos on June 28.
Focus on underutilized plant resources for starch production has stimulated research on crops such as mucuna beans [6, 7], bambarra groundnut [8, 9], new cocoyam [10], black Gram [11], Great Northern Bean [12], sago [13], pigeon pea [14], yam bean [15], field pea [16], lentil [17], Tiger nuts [18], Tacca tubers [19, 20] and jack bean [21].
Adebowale KO and O Lawal Effect of Annealing and Heat moisture conditioning on the physicochemical characteristics of bambarra groundnut starch.
To celebrate the additional airlift, Turks and Caicos Reservations is giving away Bambarra rum cakes to every person who books hotels and villas in the Turks and Caicos Islands through its service.
To add to the temptation, Turks and Caicos Reservations is giving away a delicious Bambarra rum cake for every reservation made through its service from September 1 through December 31, 2011.
Bambarra, spelled locally with two rs, is the name of the West African Bambara people which have contributed personal names to Gullah, as is evident from Turner's (1949) collection.
The family was based in the village of Bambarra, which has a population of 20.
There were two shops in the Middle Caicos main village of Conch Bar, seven miles from Bambarra.
Amaefule KU and FM Osuagwu Performance of pullet chicks fed graded levels of Raw Bambarra groundnut (Vigna subterranean (L.