Bisa

English translation: Bisa

17:04 Apr 6, 2005
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Linguistics / boy names
English term or phrase: Bisa
I found this word (Bisa)in a book of boy names. The translation read "greatly loved". I know the word comes from the Western Region of Africa. I would like to know the specific language/dialect, place of origin, pronunciation and context if possible.
jypierceil
English translation:Bisa
Explanation:
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Alternate names: BISA. Dialects: LEBIR (WESTERN BISA), BARAKA (EASTERN BISA).
Classification: Niger-Congo, Mande, Eastern, Eastern, Bissa. ...
www.ethnologue.com/show_country.asp?name=Ghana - Páginas Semelhantes
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bisa
Bisa


Explanation:
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Alternate names: BISA. Dialects: LEBIR (WESTERN BISA), BARAKA (EASTERN BISA).
Classification: Niger-Congo, Mande, Eastern, Eastern, Bissa. ...
www.ethnologue.com/show_country.asp?name=Ghana - Páginas Semelhantes

Clauwolf
Local time: 13:42
Native speaker of: Native in PortuguesePortuguese
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Thank you for your prompt response and thoroughness.

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