Tutsi

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Tutsi
Abatutsi, Imfure, Wahuma, Wahima, Watutsi
Tot population
(2.5 million (Rwanda and Burundi))
Regions wi signeeficant populations
Rwanda, Burundi, Eastren Democratic Republic o the Congo
Leids
Rwanda-Rundi, French, Inglis
Releegion
Christianity, Islam
Relatit ethnic groups
Hutu

The Tutsi (Rwanda-Rundi pronunciation: [tūtsī]), or Abatutsi, are a population inhabitin the African Great Lochs region. Historically, thay war eften referred tae as the Watutsi,[1] Watusi,[1] Wahuma or the Wahima. The Tutsi form a subgroup o the Banyarwanda an the Barundi fowks, wha reside primarily in Rwanda an Burundi, but wi signeeficant populations an aa foond in Uganda, the Democratic Republic o the Congo an Tanzanie.[2] Thay speak Rwanda-Rundi, a group o Bantu leids.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Collins English Dictionary
  2. Gourevitch, Philip (2000). We Wish To Inform You That Tomorrow We Will Be Killed With Our Families (Reprint ed.). London; New York, N.Y.: Picador. p. 52. ISBN 978-0-330-37120-9.