Buganda
geographical name region & former kingdom E Africa in SE Uganda capital Kampala

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Buganda — ou Bouganda (royaume du) royaume de langue bantoue dont l existence est attestée au XVe s. dans la rég. des Grands Lacs, au N. O. du lac Victoria. S affranchissant progressivement de la tutelle du Bunyoro, il devint, au XIXe s., la principale… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Buganda — Infobox country native name = Buganda Muganda conventional long name = Buganda common name = Buganda symbol type = Coat of arms map caption = Buganda is bounded by Lake Victoria to the south, the Victoria Nile to the east, and Lake Kyoga to the… …   Wikipedia

  • Buganda — Articles connexes : Bagandas, luganda et Titres de noblesse du Buganda. District ou Royaume du Buganda Le drapeau du Buganda …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Buganda — Bandera de Buganda. Buganda es el reino de los 52 clanes del pueblo Baganda, el mayor de los reinos tradicionales en la Uganda actual. Los tres millones de Baganda (singular Muganda; son a menudo llamados por la raíz de su nombre, el adjetivo,… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Buganda — Flagge von Buganda Karte Ugandas, Buganda dunkelgrün hervorgehoben …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Buganda — Bu·gan·da (bo͞o gănʹdə, byo͞o ) A region and former kingdom of eastern Africa on the northern shore of Lake Victoria in present day Uganda. It was a British protectorate from 1894 until 1962, when it joined independent Uganda. * * * Precolonial… …   Universalium

  • Buganda — Bugạnda,   Gebiet (ehemaliger Staat) im Süden von Uganda; Hauptstadt Kampala. Wie andere Himastaaten wurde Buganda von einwandernden nilotischen Rinderzüchtern durch Unterwerfung der ansässigen Ackerbauern errichtet; beide Gruppen verschmolzen… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Buganda — ► Región de Uganda, al N del lago Victoria. Fue un poderoso reino en el s. XIX, convertido en protectorado británico en el año 1900. * * * Reino precolonial de África oriental. Localizado a lo largo de la costa septentrional del lago Victoria en… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Buganda — Bu•gan•da [[t]buˈgæn də, byu [/t]] n. geg a historic kingdom of East Africa, located N of Lake Victoria and W of the Nile in Uganda …   From formal English to slang

  • Buganda — /buˈgændə/ (say booh ganduh) noun a region of Uganda, in the south eastern part; an important Bantu kingdom from the 17th century; one of the four traditional kingdoms of Uganda; abolished by the Ugandan government in 1967 and restored in 1993.… …   Australian English dictionary

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