Definition of Ronga in US English:

Ronga

(also Rhonga)

noun

  • 1A language belonging to the south-east Bantu group and the Tsonga subgroup, spoken by a people living in the Delagoa Bay area of southern Mozambique.

  • 2A member of a Bantu-speaking people living in the Delagoa Bay area of southern Mozambique.

adjective

  • Of or relating to the Ronga or their language.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Journal of the Royal Asiatic Society. From Ronga Ronga, self-designation.

Pronunciation

Ronga

/ˈrɒŋ(ɡ)ə/