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[nyan-juh] /ˈnyæn dʒə/

a Bantu language spoken in Malawi and Zambia.
(pl) -ja, -jas. a member of a Negroid people of central Africa, living chiefly in Malawi
the language of this people, belonging to the Bantu group of the Niger-Congo family. Nyanja forms the basis of a pidgin used as a lingua franca in central Africa


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