Pronunciation: (kong'gō), [key]
—pl. -gos, (esp. collectively) -go for 1.
1. a member of an indigenous people living in west-central Africa along the lower course of the Congo River.
2. Also called Kikongo. the Bantu language of the Kongo people, used as a lingua franca in western Zaire, southern Congo, and northern Angola.
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