from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A long, loose-fitting African garment.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A flowing wide-sleeved robe worn by men in much of West Africa, and to a lesser extent in North Africa.
- n. Any of various passerine birds of the genus Laniarius.
French, from Malinke bubu.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)