mande mande

Definition(s):

  • (n) a group of African languages in the Niger-Congo group spoken from Senegal east as far as the Ivory Coast

Usage(s):

  • Miro chabo, that tute ta mande might jib by letting lende.

News

  1. Video: Mandela's health woes overshadow Obama trip to Africa

    President Obama is arriving in Tanzania on the last leg of his three-country tour through Africa. The president's trip has been overshadowed by the ailing former president of South Africa, Nelson Mandela, whom Mr. Obama paid tribute to over the weekend. Major Garrett reports.
    on July 1, 2013     Source: CBS News

  2. Video: Mandela's health overshadows Obama's South Africa trip

    President Obama flew to South Africa on a long-scheduled tour of Africa; but the trip is overshadowed by the failing health of Nelson Mandela. Mark Phillips reports.
    on June 29, 2013     Source: CBS News

Quotes

  • It's a gentle, experimental record, taking in both ancient themes - as on the track Djourou Kara Nany, which, Diabate says, "makes use of a song about Mande history, from Sunjata's time" - and new praise songs, always a crucial part of a griot's...
    on Feb 23, 2008 By: Toumani Diabate Source: Taipei Times

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