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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Any of several West African languages belonging to the South Central Niger-Congo language family, including Ewe.

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  • n. A group of languages spoken in the Niger and Congo regions

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  • n. a group of African language in the Niger-Congo group spoken from the Ivory Coast east to Nigeria

Etymologies

From Kwa -kwa, people.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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