Definition of Nzima in English:

Nzima

(also Nsima, Nzema)

noun

  • 1A Niger–Congo language spoken in Ghana and the Ivory Coast.

  • 2A member of a people inhabiting the coast of Ghana and the Ivory Coast.

adjective

  • Of, relating to, or designating the Nzima or their language.

Origin

Early 20th century. From Nzima Nzima, self-designation.

Pronunciation

Nzima

/(ə)nˈziːmə/