Definition of UNITA in English:

UNITA

proper noun

  • An Angolan nationalist movement founded in 1966 by Jonas Savimbi (1934–2002) to fight Portuguese rule. After independence was achieved in 1975 UNITA continued to fight against the ruling Marxist MPLA; a ceasefire was agreed in 2002.

Origin

Acronym from Portuguese União Nacional para a Independencia Total de Angola.

Pronunciation:

UNITA

/juːˈniːtə/