Kwa

[kwα:]
noun a major branch of the Niger–Congo family of languages, spoken from the Ivory Coast to Nigeria.
Origin
the name in Kwa.

English new terms dictionary. 2014.

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  • kwa — ● kwa nom masculin Groupe de langues de la famille nigéro congolaise, parlées sur une large bande côtière depuis le Liberia jusqu au delta du Niger. (Cet ensemble d environ 70 langues regroupe certaines des langues les plus importantes d Afrique… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • kwa — kwa; kwa·ki·utl; kwa·shi·or·kor; kwa·tu·ma; kwa·zo·ku; kwa·cha; ma·kwa; …   English syllables

  • Kwa — steht für: Kwa Sprachen Kosten Wirksamkeit Analyse KWA Kuratorium Wohnen im Alter Katholische Wohltätigkeitsanstalt zur heiligen Elisabeth …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Kwa' — (Bakwa, Bakoa, Kwa) Gesprochen in Kamerun (Nkondjock in Littoral, S. O.Ndé in der Westprovinz) Sprecher 1.000[1] Linguistische Klassifikation Niger Kongo …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • kwa — s.n. Ramură din familia limbilor din Niger Congo (partea sudică şi centrală) vorbită de a lungul şi în interiorul coastei africane, din Coasta de Fildeş până în SV Nigeriei. (cf. engl. kwa < kwa kwa = oameni) [MW, AHDEL] Trimis de tavi,… …   Dicționar Român

  • KWA — steht für: Kaiser Wilhelm Akademie für das militärärztliche Bildungswesen Karbe Wagner Archiv in Neustrelitz Kwa Sprachen Kosten Wirksamkeit Analyse KWA Kuratorium Wohnen im Alter Katholische Wohltätigkeitsanstalt zur heiligen Elisabeth …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Kwa — [kwä] adj. designating or of a branch of the Niger Congo subfamily of languages, spoken in W Africa in a coastal belt extending from Liberia to Nigeria and including Akan, Ewe, Yoruba, and Ibo n. this group of languages …   English World dictionary

  • Kwa — Kwa, afrik. Strom, s. Kassai …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Kwa — Kwạ   der, der Unterlauf des Kasai in der Demokratischen Republik Kongo.   …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Kwa — /kwa/ (say kwah) noun 1. a group of languages of the Niger Congo family spoken in western Africa including Akan and Ewe. –adjective 2. of or relating to this group of languages …   Australian English dictionary

  • Kwa|ki|u|tl — «KWAH kee OO tuhl», noun. 1. a member of any one of various American Indian tribes of the northern Pacific coast, known for their shamanism and potlatches. 2. the Wakashan language of this tribe …   Useful english dictionary

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