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The interviews were all taped and transcribed into Luganda and then English before analysis.
The release of a few vernacular hits and the good reception they enjoyed introduced a new generation of Luganda rap.
In the Luganda language, the term 'omusujja gwe ensiri' translated as fever caused by mosquitoes was used to mean malaria.
Dans ces ebimeeza (tables rondes en luganda, egalement appelees parlements du peuple), les orateurs sont engages dans des pratiques de distinction par rapport a ceux qu'ils appellent les 'hommes du commun'.
The vowel elision pattern that obtains in Nambya is similar to the elision processes that have been reported to be common in some Bantu languages such as Bemba, Chichewa, IsiZulu, Luganda, SiSwati, Tsonga, Cinsenga and Xhosa.
In Luganda, the language of the Baganda in Central Uganda, obuntu means being humane and refers to the same characteristics (Wikipedia, 2009).
Uganda has had a perennial challenge to Kiswahili largely emanating from the Baganda who resist the language as foreign and one which would replace the dominance of their own Luganda.
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The first song I was helped in writing was Butterfly, which was in Luganda, so I needed to get some assistance in that and I told someone this is what I want, so they did it for me.
In both Luganda and Lusoga (the two dominant languages in Jinja, along with English) the word for environment--butonde--refers to the natural and manmade environment surrounding an individual, including not only atmospheric, terrestrial, aquatic and built environments but also the social or political context and way of living.