Tsonga

['tsɒŋgə]
noun (plural same or Tsongas)
1》 a member of a people living in Transvaal, southern Mozambique, and southern Zimbabwe.
2》 the Bantu language of the Tsonga.
Origin
a local name, from either Tsonga or Zulu.

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  • Tsonga — bezeichnet: die Angehörigen einer bantusprachigen Ethnie, siehe Tsonga (Ethnie) eine Sprache in der Republik Südafrika, siehe Tsonga (Sprache) eine afrikanische Streitaxt, siehe Tsonga (Waffe) Tsonga ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Jo… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Tsonga — may refer to:* Shangaan, the Tsonga people * Tsonga language * Jo Wilfried Tsonga (born 1985), French tennis player …   Wikipedia

  • tsonga — ou Thonga population d Afrique du Sud, du Mozambique et du Swaziland (plus de 5 millions de personnes). Ils parlent des langues bantoues. V. Tonga. tsonga [tsɔ̃ga] n. m. ÉTYM. XXe; mot bantou. ❖ ♦ Langue bantoue parlée au Mozambique, en Afrique… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Tsonga — Tsȍnga m DEFINICIJA etn. narod iz jezične skupine Bantu (Južnoafrička Republika i Svazi), o. 4,5 mil. pripadnika, kršćani, animisti …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Tsonga — /tsong geuh/, n. a Bantu language spoken in Mozambique, Zambia, and South Africa. Also, Thonga, Tonga. * * * ▪ people also spelled  Thonga         culturally similar Bantu speaking peoples inhabiting the southern coastal plain of Mozambique,… …   Universalium

  • Tsonga — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Le tsonga est une des langues officielles de l Afrique du Sud. Les Tsongas sont un peuple présent en Afrique du Sud et au Mozambique Jo Wilfried Tsonga… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Tsonga — El término tsonga puede tener varios significados: El idioma xitsonga, hablado por varios grupos étnicos africanos. La etnia tsonga shangaan. El tenista francés Jo Wilfried Tsonga. Esta página de desambiguación cataloga artículos relacionados con …   Wikipedia Español

  • Tsonga — Tsọnga,   Thọnga, Gruppe eng verwandter Bantuvölker (Ronga, Shangaan, Hlengwe, Tswa) in Moçambique südlich der Save, in der Republik Südafrika im Nordosten der Nord Provinz und im Norden der Provinz KwaZulu/Natal sowie in angrenzenden Gebieten… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Tsonga — /ˈtsɒŋgə/ (say tsongguh) noun 1. an African people living mainly in southern Mozambique, South Africa, and Swaziland. 2. (plural Tsonga or Tsongas) a member of this people. 3. the language of this people; of the Bantu group of the Niger Congo… …   Australian English dictionary

  • Tsonga — noun a) A large group of people who live in southern Mozambique; the Shangaan. b) The language spoken by these people …   Wiktionary

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