Watusi

Watusi

[wah-too-see]
noun, plural Watusis (especially collectively) Watusi.
Also, Watutsi [wah-toot-see] .
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Watusi or Watutsi (wəˈtuːzɪ, wəˈtʊtsɪ)
 
n , pl -sis, -si
a member of a cattle-owning Negroid people of Rwanda and Burundi in Africa
 
Watutsi or Watutsi
 
n

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Watusi
racial group in Rwanda and Burundi (also called Tutsi), 1899. As the name of a popular dance, attested from 1964.
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