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or U·bun·tu (o͝o-bo͞on′to͞o)
A philosophical doctrine or approach to life that emphasizes social unity and generosity of spirit.

[Zulu : ubu-, abstract n. pref. + -ntu, person, human.]


South African humanity or fellow feeling; kindness
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The Department of International Relations and Cooperation presents the annual Ubuntu Awards 2018.
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The cloud will be built on Ubuntu OpenStack, the world's most popular OpenStack distribution, and industry-leading tools that allow quick and easy provisioning, orchestration, and management of cloud resources.
Linux support has been requested since we first introduced our USB 3 devices, so we're delighted to add Ubuntu, the most popular Linux distribution, to DisplayLink's comprehensive OS coverage, said John Cummins, Senior Vice President Sales and Marketing.
Ubuntu, Migration, and Ministry: Being Human in a Johannesburg Church.
This discussion provides us, as people of faith, with an opportunity to reflect on Ubuntu theology.