Definition of Ndugu in US English:

Ndugu

noun

East African
  • In Tanzania (chiefly as a universal title or form of address): comrade.

Origin

1970s; earliest use found in Black World. From Swahili ndugu relative (of the same generation as oneself), brother, sister, person from same place as oneself, social or professional associate, friend, (as Ndugu) comrade.

Pronunciation

Ndugu

/(ə)nˈduːɡuː/