Kirundi

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Ki·run·di

 (kē-ro͞on′dē, -ro͝on′-)
n.
A Bantu language of Burundi, closely related to Kinyarwanda and an official language of Burundi.
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Kirundi

(kɪˈrʊndɪ)
n
(Languages) the official language of Burundi, belonging to the Bantu group of the Niger-Congo family and closely related to Rwanda
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For a verse by Abu-I-Baqa Al Rundi that speaks about not letting life's luxuries deceive you, he has used the simplicity of the Ruqu'a style; and he turned to the exquisite, decorative Shekasta style to write the words of Elia Abu Madi that urge people to appreciate the beauty of life and see the beauty in everything.
"Rundi" posted on the Mail's website: "Just arrived home in Bucks after cycling the Velo and wanted to pass on my thanks to the residents of the West Midlands for their vociferous support all the way around."
The EAC, which includes Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, Rwanda and Bu- rundi, was established to strengthen economic, political, social and cul- tural integration in order to improve the quality of life of people in East Africa.
Muri ako gashami ni naho honyine hemewe kwigisha mu rundi rurimi rutari icyongereza.
But when the Germans lost the First World War, they lost their colonies as well--in Africa they lost Togo, Kamerun, Tanganyika, Rundi and Ulundi (or Rwanda and Burundi), and Namibia.