Kingwana

Kingwana

(kɪŋˈwɑːnə)
n
(Languages) a language of the Democratic Republic of Congo in W Africa, closely related to Swahili and used as a lingua franca
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In Kingwana, a Katanga dialect of Swahili, they called it kutapa, and creuseurs are masters of exaggeration.
39) Additionally, the constitution was not translated into all spoken Congolese languages, including Kingwana, a broadly spoken dialect of Swahili.
Elle expliquait avoir consigne les legendes a la main pour en corriger plus facilement la traduction en anglais, ce qu'elle faisait en relisant aux Pygmees la version en kingwana :
I took the legends down in longhand because after I translated them into English I read them back to the Pygmies in KiNgwana to be sure that I got them right and it was easier to make correction in pencil and then type them.
lt;< La delicatesse >> (6), selon ses propres termes, etait d'eclairer le contexte dans lequel Eisner avait travaille : elle avait traduit ces legendes a la main du kingwana (un dialecte du swahili) vers l'anglais dans un camp de chasse forestier des Pygmees Mbuti.
Dans la premiere version transcrite du kingwana en anglais par Anne Eisner, un epoux, sa femme et leur enfant sont endormis.
Kingwana, Kikongo, Tshiluba Congo, 132,047 64 Brazzaville French, Republic 4,559,000 2.
Kingwana, Kikongo, military to presidential- Tshiluba parliamentary; President Joseph Kabila Congo, Republic French, Lingala, Military (transitional); Monokutuba, Kikongo, President Denis others Sassou-Nguesso Cote d'Ivoire French, Dioula, others Presidential-parliamentary (Ivory Coast) (transitional); President Eaurent Gbaobo Djibouti French, Arabic, Somali, Dominant party; Afar President Ismail Omar Guelleh Egypt Arabic, English, French Dominant party; President Hosni Mubarak Eyuatorial Spanish, French, pidgin Presidential dictatorship Guinea English, Fang, Bubi, Ibo President Teodoro Obian Nguema Mbasogo Eritrea Amharic, Arabic.
9 COUNTRY CAPITAL LANGUAGES Algeria Algiers Arabic, French, Berber dialects Portuguese, Bantu, Angola Luanda others French, Fon, Yoruba, Benin Porto-Novo others Botswana Gaborone English, Setswana French, Sudanic Burkina Faso Ouagadougou languages Burundi Bujumbura Kirundi, French, Swahili English, French, Cameroon Yaounde African languages Cape Verde Praia Portuguese, Crioulo Central African Bangui French, Sangho, others Republic French, Arabic, Sara, Chad N'Djamena others Arabic, French, Comoros Moroni Shikomoro Congo, French, Lingala, Kinshasa Kingwana, Kikongo, Democratic Rep.
9 COUNTRY LANGUAGES LANGUAGES Algeria Arabic, French, Berber dialects Angola Portuguese, Bantu, others Benin French, Fon, Yoruba, others Botswana English, Setswana Burkina Faso French Sudanic languages Burundi Kirundi, French, Swahili Cameroon English, French, African languages Cape Verde Portuguese, Crioulo Central French, Sangho, African Arabic, Hunsa, Republic Swahili Chad French, Arabic, Sara, others Comoros Arabic, French, Comoran Congo, French, Lingala, Democratic Kingwana, Kikongo, Rep.
Kingwana, Kikongo, Tshiluba Congo, 132,046 60 Brazzaville French, Republic 3,800,000 2.
1 LINGALA REPUBLIC KINGWANA OF THE KIKONGO & TSHILUBA CONGO 132,046 60 BRAZZAVILLE FRENCH REPUBLIC OF 3,700,000 2.