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botho, noun

Origin:
SothoShow more Sotho, humanity, kindliness, mercy.
a. Especially among Sotho-speakers: ubuntu sense a.
1979 Voice 6 Oct. 9Botho means crying and sympathising with other children. Botho means knowing you are a child of the people not of Mr so-and-so.
1982 M. Mzamane Children of Soweto 153Bra P. possessed that rare quality Africans call ubuntu or botho, which is the sum total of human values as Africans understand them.
b. As an element in the combination
ubuntu-botho: see ubuntu sense b .
ubuntua.
: see ubuntub

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