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Temne

[tem-nee] /ˈtɛm ni/
noun, plural Temnes (especially collectively) Temne for 1.
1.
a member of a people living mainly in Sierra Leone.
2.
the West Atlantic language of the Temne people.
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Temne

/ˈtɛmnɪ; ˈtɪm-/
noun
1.
(pl) -nes, -ne. a member of a Negroid people of N Sierra Leone
2.
the language of this people, closely related to Bantu
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