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Rwanda

African nation, by 1834, Ruanda, probably via French, named for indigenous people there, whose word for themselves is of unknown origin. The spelling with -w- seems to have predominated after c. 1970.

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Definitions of Rwanda

Rwanda (n.)
a landlocked republic in central Africa; formerly a German colony;
Synonyms: Rwandese Republic / Ruanda
From wordnet.princeton.edu

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