Definition of Manganja in English:

Manganja

(also Mang'anja)

adjective

  • Of, relating to, or designating an African people mainly inhabiting southern Malawi, or their Bantu language.

noun

  • A member of the Manganja people.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in John Kirk (1813–1886). From Manganja Manganja, self-designation, perhaps from Nyanja ma-, plural class prefix + nyanja.

Pronunciation

Manganja

/məˈŋandʒə/