Kamba

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Kamba a Bantu language spoken by the Kamba in Kenya
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Usage

In literature:

As soon as it was daylight we were joined by my own men and by several Wa Kamba, who had been hunting in the neighbourhood.
"The Man-eaters of Tsavo and Other East African Adventures" by J. H. Patterson
Muaimbila is the head; Kamba is the handle.
"The Belief in Immortality and the Worship of the Dead, Volume I (of 3)" by Sir James George Frazer
If Kamba Bombo wishes to see us he can come here.
"From Pole to Pole" by Sven Anders Hedin
The actual contents begin with a treatment of songs, tales, and proverbs of the Ndau tribe by C. Kamba Simango.
"The Journal of Negro History, Volume 6, 1921" by Various
The great man, Kamba Bombo, pulled up in front of our tent.
"A Book of Discovery" by Margaret Bertha (M. B.) Synge
After halting one night at Pete-jong the column marched on in soaking rain to the foot of the Kamba-La.
"To Lhassa at Last" by Powell Millington
After Henry's death the nobles met at Kamba, near Oppenheim, and in September 1024 elected Conrad, a Franconian count, to the vacant throne.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 11, Slice 7" by Various
The Vunivalu always belonged to the Tui Kamba (Lords of Kamba) sept, and the Roko Tui Mbau to the Vusaratu ("Chief sept").
"The Fijians" by Basil Thomson
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In news:

You may have read my recent blog post about woodcarving traditions carried on by Kamba tribesmen in Kenya.
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